Category: Event Announcements

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.…

Stand Up for Farmed Animals 10/2

Be an “upstander” with ARAUNY. Let’s stand up for our friends on Sunday, October 2nd, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm in front of the East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester. We will stand on the public sidewalk at the southwest corner…

Protest 9/10: Bull-Riding at Blue Cross Arena

ARAUNY will be holding a Silent Protest to express dissent of Professional Bull Riders, coming Saturday, September 10th to Blue Cross Arena. We will stand from 6 to 7 pm in front of BCA, rain or shine – please check…

Support Group 9/12

ARAUNY hosts a support group for dealing with issues we may all face regarding living among non-vegans. Whether it’s handling comments from coworkers, family, or friends, figuring out how to graciously attend dinner at someone’s house, or feeling isolated from…

Book Club 9/26: World Peace Diet

Our next book club book will be: The World Peace Diet by Will Tuttle (his site) Tuttle will be coming to Rochester August 20-22 (Canandaigua the 19th), so this is a perfect time to read his terrific book.  See his…