Category: Event Recaps

Recap: The Red Fern Benefit Dinner 7/17

Thank you to all who came out to The Red Fern on Monday for a benefit dinner for ARRoc, to fund a new vegan billboard or other ongoing media outreach.  Thank you to Andrea of The Red Fern, who opened…

Recap: Cube of Truth 7/16

Thank you to all who came out on Sunday for the Anonymous for the Voiceless Cube of Truth at Cobb’s Hill Park, where the Pride Festival was being held.  There were five of us: Mary, Darren, Leanne, Graham, and myself. …

Recap: Cube of Truth 7/4

At the July 4th Anonymous for the Voiceless Cube of Truth at Ontario Beach, ARRoc members showed people what animals have to go through to produce the “food” that most of us eat.  Almost all of the people they talked to…

Recap: Brighton Energy Fair

Thank you to Mary for joining me at the ARRoc table for the four-hour Brighton Energy Fair on Sunday, June 18th.  I held down the fort while Mary leafletted and visited all the vendors and other organizations, doing vegan outreach…

Recap: Cube of Truth 6/17

It was sunny and hot at the Public Market for our Anonymous for the Voiceless Cube of Truth on Saturday, but we squeezed into a shady spot. For almost three hours we had three large TVs going, two Truth signs,…

March to Close All Slaughterhouses… and more

ARRoc members headed to Toronto Saturday, June 10th to participate in a long day of animal rights activism that kept going the next morning. While they were assembling in the park, they wrote postcards to the animals and left them…

Recap: Tablings 6/3

Thank you to Graham, Leanne, and Mary for tabling for ARRoc at Rochester Animal Services Fast & Furriest event Saturday June 3rd.  They had a beautiful day spreading veganism and making many dog friends.  They signed up four people for…

Recap: TV Demonstration at Tool Concert

For over four hours, Mary and I stood up to let people know where meat, dairy and eggs come from, as people went into Blue Cross Arena for a Tool concert on Tuesday evening, May 30th.  The concert was listed…

Recap: Rib Fest Protests

ARRoc protested at Rochester’s worst festival, the Roc City Rib Fest, on May 26th and 29th.  Thank you to Mary for organizing both, and to Krista, Graham, Leanne, Robyn, and Varun for coming out. On Monday, Mary and Leanne went…