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Northwood Elementary School

Mary talked to students at Northwood Elementary School about veganism and activism May 23rd.  These girls are giving a presentation to their school, so Mary gave them armloads of literature. In return they gave her faith that the future is…

U of R and Brighton HS Outreach

ARRoc tabled at the University of Rochester for SAVVY‘s Meatout event Tuesday March 21st, and spoke March 23rd (with RAVS) at Brighton High School for an event organized by their Veganomics Club. Both student organizations are excited to work with…

Ramana: Potluck, Talk & Guided Meditation 4/20

ARRoc is sponsoring a vegan potluck (6:30 pm) followed by a talk and guided meditation by Ramana (7:30 pm) on Thursday, April 20th at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14610-1665 (many thanks to Rochester Lifestyle…

Rochester VegFest!

ARRoc and RAVS are co-planning a VegFest at an animal sanctuary near Rochester this September 16th! Our RocVegFest website and Facebook page are up, but not all the details are available yet.  Sign up for updates at one of those…

Speech at Rotary

Thank you to Mary for giving a talk at the Rush Henrietta Rotary Club meeting this morning.  She gave a PowerPoint talk, and then we showed A Life Connected.  I went along as tech nerd. There were about 20 Rotarians…

Inaugurating Hope

ARRoc is a cosponsor of Inaugurating Hope, a program led by the Pachamama Alliance. Friday, January 20, 2017  7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (6:30 PM check in time in order to begin promptly) Location: First Unitarian Church of Rochester, 220…

Book Club 9/26: World Peace Diet

Our next book club book will be: The World Peace Diet by Will Tuttle (his site) Tuttle will be coming to Rochester August 20-22 (Canandaigua the 19th), so this is a perfect time to read his terrific book.  See his…

Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth

Joel Helfrich, Professor at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, and a member of the ARAUNY Board of Directors, is hosting an event you won’t want to miss: Lori Gruen and Pattrice Jones Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the…

League of Humane Voters

PLEASE JOIN US! Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate NY will host a talk on the League of Humane Voters (LOHV) on 5/10/2014. LOHV is a non-partisan organization which works to enact animal-friendly legislation (see link below). Our guest speakers will…

Puppy Mills

Special thanks to Lorry Schlick of NYS Citizens Against Puppy Mills for her very informative and thoughtful talk on July 17th! For more information on the important work of NYS CAPM, and what YOU can do to help, please visit:…