Veg Fest Update

Are you ready for the Twin Cities first ever all-day celebration of compassionate living, delicious plant-based food, and thought-provoking speakers?

Twin Cities Veg Fest is happening July 14, 2012, 10am-5pm at Coffman Memorial Union, Minneapolis, MN. Here is some exciting news about the event:


Our speakers have been confirmed and they are:

  • Mark Berkson, Professor of Religion, Hamline University, will be speaking on the topic of animals in religion.
  • Scott Heiser, Director of the Criminal Justice Program, Animal Legal Defense Fund, will be speaking about animal law.
  • Shannon Kimball, Humane Educator, Bridges of Respect, will be speaking on the topic of teaching compassion.
  • Erica Meier, Executive Director, Compassion Over Killing, will be speaking about animal rights.
  • Dave Rolsky, Board Member and Co-Founder, Compassionate Action for Animals, will be speaking about how to be an activist.
  • Suzy Sorensen, RD, LD, CDE, Move2Veg, will be speaking about vegan nutrition.

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