Category: Event Announcements

Holiday Dinner at Hettie’s

Animal Rights Rochester is holding a fundraiser Holiday Dinner! Proceeds will be used to fund ongoing media campaigns. Vegan dinner includes appetizers, buffet, dessert, and non-alcoholic beverages. Note: Deadline to purchase tickets was 12/14. BYOB: Hettie’s policy for special functions…

Book Club 1/16: Sexual Politics of Meat

Our next book will be: The Sexual Politics of Meat by Carol J. Adams Our book discussion will be Monday, January 16th 6:30-8:00 pm at the Rochester Lifestyle Medicine yoga room at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Ave.,…

Vigil for Turkeys

November is coming, a month when I feel particularly out-of-alignment with the culture around me.  People everywhere are planning excitedly for Thanksgiving, at the center of which is… well,  a dead bird.  Forty-five million turkeys will suffer and die for…

Yoga Fundraiser

Saturday, November 12, 2016 (12:00pm – 1:30pm) Join Tara Sullivan for this Yoga Fundraiser Class for ARAUNY to fund a billboard that will promote veganism in Rochester, NY! Tara Sullivan is returning to Rochester after almost 27 years at sea,…

Potluck for Abby

Share a peaceful vegan meal in honor of Abby, our feathered friend at ASHA Sanctuary, at our Holiday Potluck. It will be from 2-5pm November 13th at the Rochester Lifestyle Medicine classroom at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East…

Stand Up for Turkeys

Stand up for your friends November 13th from noon to 1:40 in front of the East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester. We will stand on the public sidewalk on the corner of East Avenue and Winton Rd. Rain date is Sunday,…

Protest / Leafletting at the Public Market

Note: The 10/22 protest has been postponed due to weather.  It will be 10/29 8-11am, same place, before the Ringling Circus Protest which is at Blue Cross Arena at 11:30am.  People will still be going to Hetties at noon 10/22.…

Book Club 11/15: Beyond Words

Our next book will be: Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina. There are nine copies in the public library. Our book discussion will be Tuesday, November 15th, 6:30-8:00 pm in Brighton.  Contact us for the location.…

Protest Ringling 10/27-30

Ringling is coming at the end of October 2016, six performances, from eight last year.  So two down, six to go! ARAUNY will host a Silent Protest at ALL shows, so please come out for as many as you can.…