Vegetarian & Vegan Events in Toronto

Oct
1
Wed
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 1 @ 9:00 pm
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
4
Sat
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
8
Wed
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 8 @ 9:00 pm
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
11
Sat
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
15
Wed
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 15 @ 9:00 pm
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
16
Thu
Dinner Social Group @ Govinda’s
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 16 @ 9:00 pm

Please join us for lively conversation and delicious food at our upcoming dinner. All members and non members, veg, vegan and transitioning are welcome! Please RSVP by the Wednesday before each event at: tvadinner@veg.ca or by phone: 416-544-9800. Seating is limited.

Oct
18
Sat
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
21
Tue
Handy Knife Skills with Doug Mcnish @ Marni Wasserman's Food Studio and Lifestyle Shop
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 9:00 pm
Handy Knife Skills with  Doug Mcnish  @ Marni Wasserman's Food Studio and Lifestyle Shop | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Join Executive Vegan Chef and cookbook Author Doug McNish and learn everything there is to know about knife skills including what to look for when purchasing knives, proper sharpening and storing.

In this class you will learn the following basic and advanced cuts: Dice – Large, Medium, Small, Brunoise , Mince, Julienne – Large, Medium, Small, Allumette, Paysanne, Batonette , Chop – Rough, Medium, Fine, Paysenne, Oblong, Tournee , Shaved, Bias.

You will also learn the following knife skills: Types of Knives, What to Look for in Purchasing a Knife, How to Properly Hold a Knife, Peeling Citrus Fruit/Melons, Proper Sharpening. At the very end, Doug will put together all of your prepped ingredients to make some delicious dishes that you will get to taste and enjoy!

Oct
22
Wed
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 22 @ 9:00 pm
Wednesday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
23
Thu
Fall Vegetable Heaven with Kris Osborne @ Marni Wasserman's Food Studio and Lifestyle Shop
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 23 @ 9:00 pm
Fall Vegetable Heaven with Kris Osborne  @ Marni Wasserman's Food Studio and Lifestyle Shop | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Bio for Kris Osborne:
Born into the family-owned restaurant business, Kris Osborne was destined to love food from a very young age. With her background in both naturopathic medicine and culinary training, Kris sees food as a source of both nourishment and pleasure. And because true wellness is about both, her aim is to share that passion and knowledge with you. Kris’s workshops are fun, engaging, inspiring, and informative. To find out more about what other things Kris is cooking up in the kitchen, you can check out her blog. She is also a columnist for Tuja Wellness where she write about healthy snacks and healthy(er) cocktails.

Class description:
Autumn brings out the idea of comfort foods and fresh local veggies! Learn how to combine both with Kris Osborne in the studio, and you will be able to bring the best dishes to your thanksgiving and holiday dinner parties.

Oct
25
Sat
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday RC Hours @ TVA Resource Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

resource centre volunteersThe TVA Resource Centre is located 17 Baldwin St on the second floor, and is open to the public on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. We regret that the RC is not wheelchair accessible.

If you’d like to come by outside of scheduled RC hours, phone the office at 416-544-9800 to make an appointment.

Visit TVA’s Resource Centre (RC) and find:

  • A lending library – Browse over 500  books and cookbooks, plus magazines, DVDs and videos available for viewing or loan. A refundable $20 deposit is required when borrowing.
  • A store – We have one of the largest selections of vegetarian books for sale in Toronto – over 100 titles. Toronto Veg Card holders receive 10% off retail prices.
  • Lots of free literature – We offer a variety of fact sheets, recipe booklets and Vegetarian Starter Kits for free. Grab our latest Vegetarian Directory, and back issues of TVA’s Lifelines newsletter.
  • And the smiling vegetarian faces of the RC Crew – The RC centre is run by dedicated volunteers who are happy to answer questions and help you find the resources you need!

If you can’t make it to visit the Resource Centre in person, here are some other resources we provide:

Oct
27
Mon
Magic Of Mushrooms @ Marni Wasserman's Food Studio and Lifestyle Shop
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 27 @ 9:00 pm
Magic Of Mushrooms  @ Marni Wasserman's Food Studio and Lifestyle Shop | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

This class is hosted by Liz Murray, a natural foods chef and cooking class instructor. She is a graduate of The Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts in NYC, a unique culinary school that focuses on whole foods nutrition. Liz has had an extensive culinary career as a restauranteur, caterer and consultant. She has also worked in various health supportive restaurants in Canada. Liz’s goal is to bring awareness of the healing power of food and joyfully share her culinary knowledge. Liz believes that the anti-inflammatory powers of herbs, spices, nuts and seeds and the immune boosting nutrients of fruits and vegetables are key steps toward preventing diseases and achieving optimum health.
Packed full of nutrients and vitamin D, students will learn that Fungi are a versatile and delicious food group that can be prepared in numerous ways.

The menu:
King oyster scallops with lemon chive cashew cream and hijiki caviar
Mushroom pate with walnuts and sage
Dashi Broth with shitaki and komu, and finished with enoki mushroom and veggies.
Marinated Mushrooms with tarragon and thyme
“Pulled” Oyster Mushrooms in a smokey sauce