Category: Events

Public Market

Thanks to Mary, Nolan, and Maxine for tabling at the Public Market Saturday.  It was a nice enough day that we didn’t need our new canopy (bought with member dues and donations – thanks!).  Thanks to Dave for stopping by…

Vigil for Turkeys

November is coming, a month when I feel particularly out-of-alignment with the culture around me.  People everywhere are planning excitedly for Thanksgiving, at the center of which is… well,  a dead bird.  Forty-five million turkeys will suffer and die for…

Ringling Protests Recap

A huge thank you to everyone who came out to protest against using animals for entertainment.  An average of 7.5 protestors came to each of 6 shows, 45 presences in all.  We had a range of October weather, from pleasant…

Vegan Demonstration Recap

Thanks to Mary and Nolan for standing up for farmed animals at the Public Market Saturday morning 10/29.  They went over to the circus protest afterwards, and then Mary returned for the afternoon circus protest.  “Today was all a blur,”…

Yoga Fundraiser

Saturday, November 12, 2016 (12:00pm – 1:30pm) Join Tara Sullivan for this Yoga Fundraiser Class for ARAUNY to fund a billboard that will promote veganism in Rochester, NY! Tara Sullivan is returning to Rochester after almost 27 years at sea,…

Potluck for Abby

Share a peaceful vegan meal in honor of Abby, our feathered friend at ASHA Sanctuary, at our Holiday Potluck. It will be from 2-5pm November 13th at the Rochester Lifestyle Medicine classroom at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East…

Stand Up for Turkeys

Stand up for your friends November 13th from noon to 1:40 in front of the East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester. We will stand on the public sidewalk on the corner of East Avenue and Winton Rd. Rain date is Sunday,…

Recap: Vegan Protest at Public Market

Thanks to ARAUNY advocates who came out to stand up for farmed animals this morning: Mary, John Mark, Tina, Carol H, and new member Steve.  Thanks to Mary for organizing.  And thanks to Rochester for more lovely weather. Protesters went…

Protest / Leafletting at the Public Market

Note: The 10/22 protest has been postponed due to weather.  It will be 10/29 8-11am, same place, before the Ringling Circus Protest which is at Blue Cross Arena at 11:30am.  People will still be going to Hetties at noon 10/22.…

Recap: Stand Up for Farmed Animals

This was a beautiful event.  I count that 19 advocates came out to stand up for their friends on East Avenue.  The weather was lovely and peace was in the air.  Thank you to Mary and Martha for making signs…