MFS Be Kind to Animals Vegan Potluck & Sanctuary Tour

May 13 @ 11:30AM — 3:30PM

Celebrate "Be Kind to Animals Week" with a vegan potluck, speech, and gifts for the animals.

Join us for a Vegan Potluck and Sanctuary Tour!

Potluck with Dish

Bring a sweet or savory potluck dish for all to enjoy.


Potluck without Dish

Pay a little extra and just bring yourself!


Child ticket - FREE

Children under 12 are free, but please let us know they will be attending.


As a conclusion to National Be Kind to Animals Week, running May 7-13, MFS is hosting a vegan potluck highlighting the ways that people can be kind to farm animals through their dietary choices and lifestyles. Guests will enjoy a variety of delicious vegan dishes and hear a speech by MFS co-founder Cheri Vandersluis on the ways that we can do small things to be kind to animals every day of the year. The event includes a sanctuary tour and giving of small gifts for the rescued farm animals at MFS.


11:30am: Vegan Potluck begins
1:00pm: Speech by Cheri Vandersluis
2:00pm: Sanctuary tours begin

If the tickets do not sell out online, we will have some available at the door. But we cannot guarantee that, so please get your tix in advance.

The venue is down the street from the sanctuary and we will be leading 3 successive small tours beginning at 2pm.

Drinks will be provided. Please bring a vegan dish to serve a minimum of 8 hungry vegans. Kindly refrain from using any animal products in your dish, this includes meat, fish, eggs, dairy and honey. It's easier than it sounds, check out these links for tips and inspiration!

Label your dish with your name so it can be returned to you at the end of the potluck. Please also attach a list of ingredients or the recipe for those with food allergies

Children under 12 are free and do not need to bring a dish. Please order child tickets in advance (cost is $0) to let us know they will be attending.

Guests who wish to participate can help us celebrate Be Kind to Animals week by bringing small gifts for the animals. These include:

  • Produce: apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, tomatoes, lettuce, kale, and melon
  • Small wish list items
  • More ideas to be added soon

Event Location

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Mendon and Uxbridge
101 North Avenue
Mendon, MA 01756

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