Category: Event Recaps

Greentopia EcoFest

Many thanks to our fabulous volunteers who tabled this year’s Greentopia EcoFest! (Please note that there were additional volunteers who are not shown in these photos.) Lots of curious folks stopped by the ARAUNY booth which resulted in some great…

REPORT: Greentopia 2013

ARAUNY had a pretty good spot at Greentopia this year (9/14-15/13), on Browns Race (street) across from the Visitor’s Center (now reopening, btw). Had good neighbors too … one sold organic seeds and garlic, the other sold an anise-drink he’d…

Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home

Special thanks to Harold Brown for leading us in discussion following Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home on August 22, 2013! The evening was co-hosted by the Rochester Area Vegetarian Society (RAVS) and ARAUNY. For more information on the film, and…

ARAUNY at Park Ave Festival, 2013

Thank you ALL for working the Park Ave Fest for ARAUNY 8/3-4/2013 (our 3rd year). You did great!  ARAUNY brought in money from sales, donations, and the raffle basket. You all kept things going, shifting smoothly from one time-slot to…

Park Avenue Festival

A BIG thank you to all of those who worked the ARAUNY booth at this year’s Park Avenue Festival! It was a great weekend of advocacy and spreading the Vegan ethic to our neighbors. Tabling is a wonderful way to…

Puppy Mills

Special thanks to Lorry Schlick of NYS Citizens Against Puppy Mills for her very informative and thoughtful talk on July 17th! For more information on the important work of NYS CAPM, and what YOU can do to help, please visit:…

Report: PUPPY MILLS: A National Disgrace

On 7/17/13, Lorry Schlick, NYS CAPM (Citizens Against Puppy Mills), gave a talk about Puppy Mills, called “A National Disgrace”. Lorry and husband, Rich, had an amazing set-up … an accordian-like display with silkscreen panels of photos from inside puppy…

Petition Weekend: Stop Wildlife Killing Contests

Last weekend, ARAUNY tabled at the Unitarian Church on Winton Road as part of ‘Petition Weekend’ – a chance for social justice groups to come together, educate, and gather signatures for important causes. This year, ARAUNY focused on ‘Banning Wildlife…