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EVENT CANCELED (VSDC Online Vegan Cooking Demo with Dr. Ruby)

November 13, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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**Our apologies but we have to cancel this class. Please see our note below and the message we sent via meetup to all registered attendees**

VSDC is excited to announce that we are planning a trio of upcoming online cooking classes with Dr. Ruby Lathon, as part of our Eating Vegan series. The 1st online vegan cooking demonstration is on Saturday, November 13th, from 2 to 4 pm.
Please sign up early so we can plan for a spectacular event.

Dr. Ruby is an award-winning engineer turned certified holistic plant-based nutritionist and wellness consultant after her own journey battling cancer. As a chef, she is now offering prepared delicious organic vegan food through her meal delivery service and pop-ups in the DMV area and Albuquerque (www.RubyRedsVegan.com) – also a VSDC Green Rewards member. She will be guiding us in making three of her fabulous fall recipes, then answering our questions. The first class is Nov. 13th, when Ruby will show us how to make mushroom stroganoff. (For later classes, right on time for the holidays, we’ll bake a classic sweet potato pie with coconut cream on Dec. 11th. And while we’re exercising our New Year’s resolutions, Ruby will demo string bean casserole on Jan. 15th.)

The recipe for this class will be sent by Thu Nov 11 so you can prepare and cook along if you like. The link to the zoom session will be included as well.

The fee for this class is only $20 per person (and full VSDC members will get a bonus – we will add 3 months to your membership!). We will plan for a max of about 25 attendees so please RSVP ASAP. It’s first-come, first-serve, payment will be required in advance, and sorry but no refunds will be possible. Proceeds from these classes will benefit Dr. Ruby and her important work to promote a healthy vegan diet and lifestyle.

As you RSVP, you will receive payment info and be expected to make online payment via paypal / credit card. If you have questions or need assistance, please post a message below so we can see it and reply there too.

To become a member of VSDC and receive a bonus for each future class, please see:

Dr. Ruby Lathon is a certified holistic nutritionist, wellness coach and an advocate for the life-saving benefits of plant-based (vegan) nutrition. Dr. Ruby inspires with a powerful story of recovering from thyroid cancer through alternative treatment focused on a whole foods, plant-based diet. Dr. Ruby worked as a researcher and an award winning engineer, and now teaches others how to re-engineer their health and live disease free.

Dr. Lathon earned a Ph.D. and M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, and a B.S. in Computer Science from Oakwood University. Dr. Lathon received her nutrition training and certification at the Washington Institute of Natural Medicine. Dr. Lathon served as Nutrition Policy Manager at the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, where she developed and led a national grassroots campaign to advocate legislation for more healthful, plant-based meal options in the National School Lunch Program. Dr. Lathon is host of The Veggie Chest, an online, plant-based cooking show and is featured in the documentary, What the Health. Through her organization, Roadmap to Holistic Health, Dr. Lathon hosts health conferences, workshops and vegan cooking classes and provides customized nutritional consultations and coaching programs.


VSDC (http://vsdc.z9zvgctzyq-lxd6r0ypy69g.p.temp-site.link) is a clear and consistent voice for improving the lives of all beings through education on the benefits of a vegan diet & lifestyle. Sharing food is the bond that brings families together; so is it with our large and growing family. From simply “breaking bread” to experiencing delicious and nutritious vegan foods from around the world, we make your journey easier, enjoyable & meaningful.

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November 13, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


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