Category: Animal Rights in NY

Yoga to Benefit Animal Shelter

Join Mary on Monday, May 29th, Memorial Day for a yoga class.  All money collected will benefit Verona Street Animal Shelter. $20 suggested donation. Breathe Yoga 930 East Ave at 9:00 am Thank you to Mary and Breathe for donating…

Recent Tablings

ARRoc tabled (distributed literature) at three recent municipal employee events. Thanks to Martha for tabling at Monroe Community Hospital Wednesday 5/10.  She said it was steady, and we ran out of most of our “Truth About…” flyers, Farm Sanctuary literature…

Northwood Elementary School

Mary talked to students at Northwood Elementary School about veganism and activism May 23rd.  These girls are giving a presentation to their school, so Mary gave them armloads of literature. In return they gave her faith that the future is…

In Memory of Kathy Caldwell

Kathy Caldwell, longtime animal rights activist, feminist, and social justice advocate, passed away in February of this year.  Despite working both full-time and part-time jobs, Kathy never failed to attend a meeting, protest, tabling event, or community outreach.  Until the…

Recap: Cubes of Truth 5/20-21

ARRoc members were on hand for the closing weekend at the Lilac Festival to remind passers-by what meat, dairy, and eggs involve behind the pretty packaging. Thank you to Carol H, David, Graham, Leanne, Mary, Robyn, and Varun for participating…

Rib Fest Protests 5/26 & 5/29

Join us in protesting Rochester’s worst festival, the four-day Roc City Rib Fest, a celebration wholly dedicated to the consumption of the bodies of innocent victims of horrific violence. We’ll be at Barnard Fireman’s Field, 360 Maiden Lane, Greece NY…

Recap: Cube of Truth 5/12-14

We had a great weekend demonstrating at the Lilac Festival as an Anonymous for the Voiceless Cube of Truth. Friday we were right at the purple crosswalk on Highland Avenue, the exact center of the festival, and had 35 passers-by…

Recap: Cube of Truth 5/6

ARRoc held a Cube of Truth Saturday May 6th at the Public Market.  I got my first look at the power supply Kevin built and am very impressed – it’s well-designed and well-built – we are lucky to have him! …

Bus Trip to Farm Sanctuary

Spend the day with friends and animal ambassadors! ARRoc is sponsoring a bus trip to Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen on Saturday, May 27th from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Tickets are $50 and include bus transportation from Pittsford Park…