ARAUNY Book Club 1/18: In the Shadow of Man


Our Book Club will meet Monday, January 18th, 2016 at 1:00 pm.  This is the Martin Luther King Jr holiday, and we thought we’d give daytime a try for this winter month.  The exact location in Brighton will be provided…

Report: YellowWall Vigil for Turkeys

2015-11 Vigil for Turkeys (7)

Thanks to everyone who came out for our YellowWall Vigil for Turkeys Sunday near the East Avenue Wegmans.  We were ten: Carol H, Carol B, Lois & Greg, Martha, Felicity & Gerry, Lee, Krista, and me.  Extra thanks to Martha…

Report: Circus YellowWall

... and sometimes it's like this.  Thanks, Carol H, you came to more than half the shows including three on one day!

Thanks to everyone who came out to stand up in our YellowWall for animals exploited in the circus: Martha S., Carol H., John V., Beth G.B., and four non-members.  Rochester treated us to cold temperatures, pouring rain, and high winds,…

Human Rights Day


ARAUNY will be participating in the 2015 Human Rights Day Thursday, December 10th, at Downtown United Presbyterian Church, 121 N. Fitzhugh Street, Rochester.  See flyer for details.

Hunting in New York State Parks

Allegany State Park

by JanineS [The opinions expressed in these essays do not necessarily reflect the position of ARAUNY.] As I write this on a lovely, sunny November day, it seems like a perfect time to go for a hike in the woods.…

Ringling YellowWall Demonstrations 10/28-11/1/2015


Ringling is coming at the end of October 2015, 8 shows. ARAUNY will host a YellowWall Demo at ALL shows, so please come out for as many as you can. Make sure attendees know that not everybody thinks animal circuses…