Tag: vegan

March to Close All Slaughterhouses 6/10

Join this march in Toronto, Canada, on Saturday, June 10th, 2017 from 11 am to 3 pm in Severn Creek Park. See the event on Facebook. Contact Us to participate in the carpool from Rochester.  Make sure you have your…

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…

In Memory of Kathy Caldwell

Kathy Caldwell, longtime animal rights activist, feminist, and social justice advocate, passed away in February of this year.  Despite working both full-time and part-time jobs, Kathy never failed to attend a meeting, protest, tabling event, or community outreach.  Until the…

Recap: Cubes of Truth 5/20-21

ARRoc members were on hand for the closing weekend at the Lilac Festival to remind passers-by what meat, dairy, and eggs involve behind the pretty packaging. Thank you to Carol H, David, Graham, Leanne, Mary, Robyn, and Varun for participating…

Rib Fest Protests 5/26 & 5/29

Join us in protesting Rochester’s worst festival, the four-day Roc City Rib Fest, a celebration wholly dedicated to the consumption of the bodies of innocent victims of horrific violence. We’ll be at Barnard Fireman’s Field, 360 Maiden Lane, Greece NY…

Recap: Cube of Truth 5/12-14

We had a great weekend demonstrating at the Lilac Festival as an Anonymous for the Voiceless Cube of Truth. Friday we were right at the purple crosswalk on Highland Avenue, the exact center of the festival, and had 35 passers-by…

Recap: Cube of Truth 5/6

ARRoc held a Cube of Truth Saturday May 6th at the Public Market.  I got my first look at the power supply Kevin built and am very impressed – it’s well-designed and well-built – we are lucky to have him! …

Bus Trip to Farm Sanctuary

Spend the day with friends and animal ambassadors! ARRoc is sponsoring a bus trip to Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen on Saturday, May 27th from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Tickets are $50 and include bus transportation from Pittsford Park…

21 Days of Love

Would you like to go vegan but aren’t sure where to start or how to keep going?  Are you vegan and your friends are interested in joining you but you’re not sure where to direct them? Our member Nolan runs…

Recap: Cube of Truth

ARRoc held a Cube of Truth Saturday April 29th at Washington Square Park for the People’s Climate March (sponsored by our partner Rochester People’s Climate Coalition). ARRoc members started out chalking, and then assembled the Cube using our two new…