Category: Event Recaps

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…

Report: Participating in Petition Weekend at UU, 2013

ARAUNY participated again in ‘Petition Weekend’, at First Unitarian Church on Sat/Sun (April 13-14, 2013). Approx 10 groups from various social justice causes each sat at a table, with one Petition pertinent to their cause. Along with petitions, most had…

REPORT: Protest of Squirrel Massacre, Holley NY, 2/16/13

We drove into Holley early afternoon 2/16/13 – nobody there to direct us where to park. So we parked on the street, asked a cop in a car if that’s okay (yes), then he directed us to AR protesters on…

Report: ARAUNY tabling at Alternative Fair, 2012

Great work, everyone … ARAUNY paid $80 to rent the table at the Alternative Fair.  So many people came by our table, took literature, great conversations, and they bought so much from us (yeah).  I also want to thank each…

Fur Free Friday

Thank you to everyone who participated in Fur Free Friday on 11/23 outside Held Projansky Furs in Rochester. In all, there were approximately 20 in the group protesting outside the store! Members of ARAUNY (and their friends & family) were…

Circus Demonstration

Many thanks to all who came to participate in ARAUNY’s Yellow Wall demo on 10/24/12! There were close to 20-in-line (and another ~20 from a group of local PETA supporters). Thank you also to those of you who went on…

REPORT: Greentopia 2012

This year, Greentopia placed ARAUNY in a different spot … a decent backdrop/wooden fence, but too far away from the general crowd.  Our 2011 “grassroots” space went this year instead to Verizon and other big for-profit corporations. We have no…

Service for the Animals

Sunday morning (8/12), UUnAMOR (First Unitarian task force: Animal Ministries of Rochester) and ARAUNY hosted the annual “Service For the Animals.” Thank you to all those who came out to support Will & Madeleine Tuttle during their recent visit to…

REPORT: 8/12/12 Will Tuttle ~ Service for Animals: UUnAMOR and ARAUNY

Will Tuttle was in Rochester NY, August 12-13, 2012. Sunday morning, ARAUNY and UUnAMOR (First Unitarian task force: Animal Ministries of Rochester) hosted our annual *Service For the Animals*. Close to 300-people attended church that morning, reportedly far more than…