Category: Events

Rib Fest Protest 5/26

Join us in protesting Rochester’s worst festival, the four-day Roc City Rib Fest, a celebration wholly dedicated to the consumption of the bodies of innocent victims of horrific violence. We’ll be at Barnard Fireman’s Field, 360 Maiden Lane, Greece NY,…

Recap: Diet & the Environment 4/28

As part of the Roc Vegan Living Program, we presented a double-feature from at the newly vegan-owned Cinema Theater on Saturday. We were lucky enough to have Demosthenes Maratos, Communications Director at the Sustainability Institute at Molloy College and featured in…

Recap: Garden Brothers Protests

ARRoc members went out to protest all five shows of the Garden Brothers circus that came to Rochester this past weekend.  Thank you to Falicia, JP, Darren, and Tina for leading.  Thank you to the attendees: Michelle, Kevin, Moose, Sandy…

Roc Vegan Life 5/20

This ARRoc group provides a place to share tactics and learn new skills for people who are having difficulty transitioning to veganism, whether the details of how to make the changes (recipes and cooking skills), or how to handle interactions…

Meet & Eat 5/12

Join us for a monthly potluck! 1-3 pm Saturday 5/12 Rochester Vegan Community Center, 14 Edmonds St, 14607 It’s a nice way to connect with old friends and make new ones. ARRoc members are free with a dish to pass,…

Rochester Vegan Living Program Kicks Off

The Rochester Vegan Living Program kicked off on April 14. The day started with an opportunity for pledges and coaches to get to know each other before being led by Katie C. in a dynamic “Intro To Veganism” discussion. Talks…

Event Announcement: Garden Bros. Circus Protest

The Garden Bros. Circus is coming to town again, at the Bill Gray Regional Iceplex. Please join us as we stand up for the animals forced to endure the distress of being used for “entertainment”. Take a look at Garden…

Event Announcement: AV Cube 4/14

Join Anonymous for the Voiceless for a Cube of Truth Demonstration on Saturday April 14 from 11:00 to 1:00 at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park at Manhattan Square. Exact location at the park will be determined, so be sure…

New RocVeganLife Group!

Have you been trying to be vegan but having difficulties: >With partners or roommates? >Dealing with holidays and family gatherings? >Shopping and cooking? >Staying vegan in a non-vegan world? Want to discuss your challenges or discoveries? Just want someone to…

Big Fat Vegan Drag Show Fundraiser 4/23

Come watch Honey LaBronx, The Vegan Drag Queen (and host of Big Fat Vegan Radio) lip sync for her life as a fundraiser for ARRoc and Mockingbird Farm! “There is a $20 Suggested Donation at the door — and yeah,…