Tag: festival

Recap: Tabling RocWorthy

Darren and Tina brought ARRoc Saturday to Rocworthy, an environmental street fair on South Avenue in front of Abundance Co-op. It was pretty rainy, and we put ARRoc’s tent’s waterproofness to the test with mixed results.  Once we installed a…

Rochester VegFest 2017!

Wow!  Roc VegFest rocked! Saturday, September 16th was a beautiful, hot day and we estimate over 1,000 people came out for Rochester’s first annual VegFest at Martin Luther King Jr. park downtown. There were 43 vendors, nine speakers, and we…

9/15 Dinner and a Movie: Speciesism

Come on out for a great event the evening before the VegFest! Red Fern restaurant’s Buddha Bowl & Happy Cakes dessert Speciesism, the Movie the director Mark Devries will give a talk afterwards When: Friday, September 15, 2017, 5 pm…

Yoga Benefit for We Animals at VegFest

Mary will be leading a yoga class the morning of the Rochester VegFest.  All proceeds go to our speaker Jo-Anne McArthur’s We Animals project. When: 8:00 am – 9:30 am Saturday, September 16th Where: the Lodge at Martin Luther King…

Recap: Park Ave Interviews 8/6

Activists Ben from Toronto, Cat from Buffalo, and Mary from ARRoc did some outstanding outreach on Sunday at Park Avenue.  Mary reports: We walked down Park Avenue and asked people if they would be willing to participate in a social…

Institute for Animal Happiness

Thank you to Rebecca Moore of the Institute for Animal Happiness, for being a part of our Anonymous for the Voiceless demonstrations. She says, “We create art and opportunities that encourage joy, learning, non-speciesist dialogue and positive action for animals…