September

Wednesday, September 13 - New York, NY

A Rosh Hashanah Discussion with Ethan Ciment and Michael Suchman

  • The event will be held at WeWork Fulton Center (200 Broadway, 2nd Floor, INSIDE the Fulton Center and next to Shake Shack) at 6:30 PM. A/C/E/J/Z/2/3/4/5 run directly to Fulton Center.
  • Jewish Veg's Director of Member Engagement and Development Evan Davidoff will lead a discussion with Vegan Mos co-founders Ethan Ciment and Michael Suchman.
  • There will also be discussion of Vegan Mos' new book "NYC Vegan" and how to incorporate the recipes for Rosh Hashanah.
  • This is a great chance to join fellow Jewish vegans and vegetarians as we begin to welcome the Jewish New Year!
  • General admission is $10. General admission and a "NYC Vegan" book which can be signed is $30. Tickets are required, please purchase here.

Wednesday, September 13 - Sandy Springs, GA

"Where's the Beef?" -- The Plant Based Diet with Jewish Veg member Dr. Neil Cooper, M.D.

  • Jewish Veg member Neil Cooper will be hosting a "Coffee and Conversation" event at 7:30 PM at Congregation B'nai Torah located at 700 Mt. Vernon Highway NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328. 
  • Neil Cooper, M.D., is Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at Kaiser Permanente in Atlanta, GA. Early in his career he realized that interventional techniques he provided for vascular disease were not treating the underlying cause of atherosclerotic blockages. He now advocates for lifestyle modification and speaks at various forums to promote a plant-based diet and exercise. 
  • The event is free and open to the public.
  • To RSVP please e-mail rsvp@bnaitorah.org.

Tuesday, September 19 - New York, NY

Jewish Veg Screening of "What the Health"

  • Jewish Veg will host a screening of "What the Health" at WeWork Chelsea (115 W. 18th Street, New York, NY) at 6:30 PM.
  • The event is free and open to the public.
  • For more information, and to register, see here.

 

October

 

Wednesday, October 4 - Pittsburgh, PA

Animal Rights and Nonviolence: A Carlow University Panel Discussion

  • Jewish Veg Executive Director Jeffrey Cohan will be part of a panel discussion with other vegan and animal-rights leaders.
  • The event will run from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. and is free, but attendees coming by car must find parking in the Oakland neighborhood.
  • The program will be held in the University Commons building on the Carlow campus, located at 3333 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

Friday, October 6 - Monroeville, PA

Vegan Sukkot and Shabbat at Temple David

  • Jewish Veg member Sally Lipsky, who leads a vegan support group, will be the guest speaker at the Erev Shabbat service, which coincides with Sukkot.
  • A vegan potluck dinner will precede the Erev Shabbat service.
  • Click here for the Facebook event page.
  • The potluck dinner will begin at 6:00 p.m., with the service and Lipsky presentation to follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • Temple David is located at 4415 Northern Pike, Monroeville, PA 15146.

Friday, October 20 - Sandy Springs, GA

Parashah Noah: Our God-Given Permission to Eat Meat

  • Join Jewish Veg Executive Director Jeffrey Cohan for discussion at Congregation Or Hadash (7460 Trowbridge Road, Sandy Springs, GA 30328) at 6:30 PM.
  • Congregation Or Hadash will hold Shabbat evening services followed by a plant-based oneg and conversation with Jeffrey Cohan.
  • Please RSVP to dlee@or-hadash.org

Sunday, October 22 - Atlanta, GA

Judaism and Animals: The Untold Story

  • Join Jewish Veg Executive Director Jeffrey Cohan at Congregation Or Veshalom (1681 N. Druid Hills Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30319) from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.
  • Congregation Or Veshalom will host a presentation by Jeffrey Cohan followed by Q&A.
  • Please RSVP by e-mail at amy.arnold@orveshalom.org or by phone at (404) 633-1737.