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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…

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,…

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…

Anthony Marr: “Non-lethal Deer Management”

Oct. 1, 2007 (Monday) the Eve of Gandhi’s birth “NON-LETHAL DEER MANAGEMENT” ANTHONY MARR, International Wildlife Preservationist 7:00 pm ~ Lecture and Q&A Brighton Town Hall Auditorium, 2300 Elmwood Ave, Rochester NY 14618 (wheelchair access, rear entrance) Gandhi preached nonviolence.…

Will Tuttle

  Lecture by Will Tuttle, Ph.D. on: The World Peace Diet: Eating for Spiritual Health & Social Harmony August 29, 2007 (Wednesday) – 7:00 pm Free Vegan Refreshments – 7:30 pm Lecture Brighton Town Hall Auditorium, 2300 Elmwood Ave, Rochester,…

End Mountaintop Removal

ARA has been invited to cosponsor this Environmental Lecture as it impacts the earth and all its inhabitants, including animals: What: Julia Bonds, 2003 Goldman Environmental Prize Winner: Speaking on MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL, Cultural Devastation, and the Struggle for Justice in…

Michael Greger, MD: “Bird Flu: A Virus of our own Hatching”

November 12, 2006 (Sunday), 7:00pm Dr. Michael Greger, HSUS Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture, has just released a book entitled: Bird Flu: A Virus of Our Own Hatching. Brighton Town Park Lodge, 777 Westfall Road, Rochester NY (near…

David Cantor: “Animal Advocacy”

Thursday, Oct.5, 2006, 7:00pm, Brighton Town Hall Auditorium Lecture by David Cantor, President and Founder of Responsible Policies for Animals. The lecture is titled, “Animal Advocacy: New Insights for a New Direction.” Free and Open to the public.

Syracuse Veg-Fest

ARA-UNY participated in the second annual VegFest in Syracuse recently. Shawn DeLeo of Community Animal Project did another great job this year!  Guest speakers were: Lauren Ornelas (was from Viva!USA-then-COK), Harold Brown (FS), Adam Durand (CC), Eddie Lama (“The Witness”),…