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NOLA Veggie Fest

A Project of the Humane Society of Louisiana

2016 Schedule

2016 NOLA VEGGIE FEST SPEAKER SCHEDULE

SATURDAY, MAY 7th

MAIN STAGE

11:15 – 11:45 Richard Hanley, FOUNDER & CEO, HANLEY’S SALAD DRESSINGS

12:00 – 1:00 Ellen Jaffe Jones, AUTHOR, PERSONAL TRAINER & ATHLETE

1:15 – 2:15 Jane Velez-Mitchell, JOURNALIST, AUTHOR & ANIMAL ADVOCATE

2:30 – 3:30 Josh LaJaunie, MARATHONER & HEALTH ADVOCATE

3:45 – 4:45 Joyce Wheeler, PRESIDENT & PUBLISHER: IT’S YOUR LIFE MAGAZINE

 

GEAUX VEG ROOM / CLASSROOM

11:30 – 12:00 Rebecca Lang, FOOD AND HEALTH ADVOCATE

12:15 – 12:45 Liliana Ruiz Healy, HEALTH COACH, CHEF & OWNER, SOUTH OF EDEN

1:00 – 1:45 Chef Anne Churchill, COOKING DEMO

2:00 – 2:45 Jessica Blanchard, BALANCE YOGA WELLNESS & AYURVEDA

3:00 – 3:30 Julie Holman, BONA FIDE YOGA & WELLNESS
Finding Your Zen – Quick 101 on the benefits of yoga and how you
can calm your body and mind by pushing the ‘pause’ button. Offers a
10 minute chair yoga and short meditation, closes with a 5 minute
Q & A session.

3:45 – 4:30 Brittany Baird, GENERAL MANAGER, NEW ORLEANS FOOD CO-OP
The Importance of a Food Co-op in Your Community

4:45 – 5:15 Dr. James Rehkopf, LIFE CHIROPRACTIC
Creating a Healthier New Orleans – Dr. Rehkopf’s personal journey from unhealthy, po-boy eating NOLA kid to health conscious doctor and gardener

 

ON THE LAWN

1:40 – 2pm Yoga with Julie Holman & Christie Solano
Geaux with the Flow – all ages Vinyasa flow. Kids who can do
Cat, cow poses, etc earn stickers for their efforts!

 

2016 NOLA VEGGIE FEST SPEAKER SCHEDULE

SUNDAY, MAY 8th – Mother’s Day

MAIN STAGE

12:15 – 12:45 Rebecca Lang, FOOD AND HEALTH ADVOCATE

1 – 2:00pm Dr. Baxter Montgomery, CARDIOLOGIST
MONTGOMERY HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER

2:15 – 3:15 Jane Velez-Mitchell, JOURNALIST, AUTHOR & ANIMAL ADVOCATE

3:30 – 4:30 Ellen Jaffe Jones, AUTHOR, PERSONAL TRAINER & ATHLETE

4:45 – 5:45 TBA

 

GEAUX VEG ROOM / CLASSROOM

12:15 – 12:45 Chef Lorretta A. Duplantis: COOKING DEMO, preparing
JEWELS & CROWNS KALE STIR-FRY

1:00 – 1:20 Emilie Hebert, MISS LSU-USA – VEGAN BLOGGER

1:30 – 2:15 Liliana Ruiz Healy – HEALTH COACH, CHEF & OWNER, SOUTH OF EDEN

2:30 – 3:30 Joyce Wheeler, PRESIDENT & PUBLISHER – IT’S YOUR LIFE MAGAZINE

3:45 – 4:30 Chef Amina DaDa: COOKING DEMO
CRABLESS CRAB CAKES WITH DAIRYLESS REMOULADE SAUCE

4:45 – 5:15 Lexi O’Sullivan – OWNER, THE FLOUR GARDEN

5:30 – 6:00 TBA

 

ON THE LAWN

1:40 – 2pm Yoga with Julie Holman & Christie Solano
Geaux with the Flow – all ages Vinyasa flow. Kids who can do
Cat, cow poses, etc earn stickers for their efforts!