Category: News

VegFest Volunteers Wanted!

VegFest is even more fun when you’re part of the action! So clear your calendars! Rochester VegFest is set to return on Saturday, September 14th, 2019! We’ll be at Martin Luther King Jr. Park from 10:00-4:00. Amazing things are happening…

ARRoc Member & Author at RAVS Meeting 6/16

Longtime ARRoc member Meg Hurley reads from her new book The Dog Who Ate the Vegetable Garden & Helped Save the Planet.  Not a children’s book, it connects eating animals and humans’ treatment of them with environmental destruction, human illness, racism, sexism…

30 Years!

ARRoc was formed as “Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate, NY” (ARAUNY) by a small group of upstanders in 1989! Another group was busy forming the “Rochester Area Vegetarian Society” that same year (now the Rochester Area Vegan Society). New names,…