Category: Events

March to Close All Slaughterhouses 6/10

Join this march in Toronto, Canada, on Saturday, June 10th, 2017 from 11 am to 3 pm in Severn Creek Park. See the event on Facebook. Contact Us to participate in the carpool from Rochester.  Make sure you have your…

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…

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…

Recap: Cube of Truth

ARRoc held a Cube of Truth Saturday April 29th at Washington Square Park for the People’s Climate March (sponsored by our partner Rochester People’s Climate Coalition). ARRoc members started out chalking, and then assembled the Cube using our two new…

Recap: Garden Brothers Circus

Thank you to everyone who came out to stand up against animal exploitation for entertainment when Garden Brothers Circus came to the IcePlex at MCC.  You can check out their record of abuse here.  We were at all five shows…

Members Reaching Out

Kevin leafletted at the Food Rodeo at the Public Market Wednesday 4/26, handing out a 10-12″ stack of flyers on why and how to go vegan.  It was his first time, and he thought it would be hard, but once…