Come join us at Soka University for this very special Earth Day event featuring Farm Sanctuary’s Gene Baur!
― Gene Baur
- Do you know enough about your food?
- If you sought to live in harmony with your values, how would that change what you eat?
- How many of us are making mindful choices vs. operating from our conditioning?
- What would compassionate eating look like?
- How can we shift the food system into increased sustainability and equity?
Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016
Time: 9:30am – 11:45am (Doors open: 9:15am)
Soka University of America
Black Box Theater (in Wangari Maathai Hall)
1 University St
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Driving Directions to Soka
Parking: free; the gate attendant will tell you where to park
Cost: Free admission (for Gene’s talk)
Location: Black Box Theater Patio (picnic on the lawn); a very limited amount of patio seating is available during the picnic lunch. You’re also welcome to sit on the lawn; feel free to bring a blanket or something else to make yourself more comfortable.
Cost: $10.00 (for vegan boxed lunch by Bon Appetit — pre-order of lunch is strongly encouraged as day of supplies will be limited)
Join us for a vegan picnic lunch outside on the lawn immediately afterward!
A delicious, vegan lunch and juice bar will be prepared by Bon Appetit.
Pre-order yours online as supplies at the event will be limited.
Vegan lunch totes (1/2 sandwich, salad, dessert):
Roasted vegetable wrap with hummus spread
“BLT” salad with black beans, lettuce and tomato
Vegan caramel brownies with coconut oil
Includes a cup for juice bar
Juice Bar Only: $2.00 (no pre-purchase)
For more event details, updates, registration and lunch purchase, visit our registration page:
Gene Baur Bio
Gene Baur has been hailed as “the conscience of the food movement” by Time magazine. Since the mid-1980s, he has traveled extensively, campaigning to raise awareness about the abuses of industrialized factory farming and our system of cheap food production.
He is president and co-founder of Farm Sanctuary, a farm animal rescue organization whose mission is to protect farm animals from cruelty, inspire change in the way society views and treats farm animals and promote compassionate vegan living.