Category: Events

Rochester NY Sierra Club: 11th Annual Environmental Forum

April 16th 2009 ~ Thursday Bio/Veg Committee of Rochester NY Sierra Club, 11th Annual Environmental Forum ARAUNY accepted an invitation to table at this event. We shared information on Veganic Agriculture, Global Warming, Veganism and Animal Rights. We welcomed this…

Dr. Michael Greger to speak in Rochester

DECEMBER 21st, 2008 ~ Sunday Michael Greger, M.D. “The Latest in Human Nutrition 2008” The Rochester Area Vegetarian Society and ARAUNY are co-sponsoring Dr. Greger following a vegan share-a-dish dinner. 5:30 PM Vegan Dinner 7:00 PM Program Brighton Town Park…

Metro Justice Alternative Fair

DECEMBER 5th & 6th, 2008 ~ Friday & Saturday Metro Justice‘s Annual Alternative Fair Support your local grassroots groups—many are tabling at this fun-fun-fundraising event! Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate NY will have information, magnetic bumper stickers, T-shirts, buttons and…

“Wear Your Own Skin” demonstration

NOVEMBER 28th, 2008 ~ Friday Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate NY to host the “Wear Your Own Skin” demo (formerly Fur Free Friday) – 11am – 1:00pm – Held Projansky Furs, 2240 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618 No animal parts…

Anthony Marr: “Global Warming and Mass Extinction”

OCTOBER 2nd, 2008 ~ Thursday Anthony Marr: “GLOBAL WARMING and MASS EXTINCTION” * 7:00 pm * Brighton Town Hall AUDITORIUM – 2300 Elmwood Ave, Rochester NY 14618 – wheelchair access rear entrance * FREE and Open to the Public Environmentalist,…

Harold Brown and Adam Durand

SEPTEMBER 16th, 2008 ~ Tuesday Harold Brown and Adam Durand. Moderated questions presented by: Rachel O’Donnell Animal Advocacy: Working Together with Different Approaches – the State of the Movement * 7:00pm * Brighton Town Hall AUDITORIUM – 2300 Elmwood Ave,…

Puppy Mill Awareness

Animal Rights Advocates UNY will be tabling at this event, to help educate people about how puppymills breed misery. ARA does not support breeders profiting from dogs’ lives, and we call for an end to all puppymills. BARK: Puppy Mill…

Gary Francione

Lecture by law scholar Gary Francione, May 18, 2008 Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate New York and the Rochester Area Vegetarian Society (RAVS) present a lecture by Gary Francione:  “Animal Rights vs. Animal Welfare: Making the Case”. Click here for…

Protest Shrine Circus

April 25-27, 2008 Protestors – please arrive ONE HOUR BEFORE EACH SHOW: Fri, 4/25/08 = 6:00pm (for 7pm show) Sat, 4/26/08 = 10:00am (for 11am show) Sat, 4/26/08 = 2:00pm (for 3pm show) Sat, 4/26/08 = 6:00pm (for 7pm show)…

Petition Sunday

March 30, 2008, 10:am – 1:00pm First Unitarian Church, 220 Winton Rd South, Rochester NY ARAUNY tabled on 3/30/08 for “Petition Sunday”, along with seven other various social justice groups at 1st Unitarian. We had a Petition, calling for a local…