The Toronto Raw/Vegan Festival offers all you need for healthy, cruelty-free, eco-friendly green living. You don`t have to be vegan to attend! Come and see why people are increasingly adopting a raw/vegan lifestyle. Admission is free. Sample and shop many food vendors, attend workshops and enjoy free speakers.
Make sure you checkout the following speakers:
Cleansing with Superfoods by Marni Wasserman
Need a cleanse? Everyone’s body could use a “spring cleaning” now and then. Learn how to do it with whole, natural foods to get your body feeling its very best. No pills or fasting, just a healthy approach to healing using healthy foods you know, plus some superfoods to get you feeling healthy and energized for the summer months! Join Marni Wasserman for this fun and informative workshop where you will get tips, recipes, and ideas on how to approach cleansing in a realistic way!
Become Your Own Health Guru by Meghan Telpner
This dynamic lecture will inspire you to take ownership of your health, and empower you to become your own best health expert. With so many options and opinions around various dietary regimes, traditions, supplements and specific foods, making any transitions to a healthier way of eating and living can become an overwhelming challenge. With Meghan’s gift for simplifying complex issues, and entertaining in the process, you will leave this lecture with a clear understanding of how raw and plant-based eating can fit into your life and enhance your health, as well as enbale you with the knowledge to decide for yourself what the very best lifestyle and dietary habits are for you. Meghan Telpner, certified nutritionist, runs a cooking school in downtown Toronto, coaches online nutrition programs, and appears regularly in the media. Her first book, UnDiet: How to break the rules, eat well and live the life of your dreams, is to be released in December 2012 (McClelland & Stewart).
Toronto Raw Vegan Festival
Address: 918 Bathrust Steeet (north of Bloor)
Saturday, June 9, 2012 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 10, 2012 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Workshops after 4:30 p.m.