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May 1, 2017
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May 2, 2017
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May 3, 2017
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Discussion Group and Potluck at 6:30 pm
Discussion Group and Potluck
May 3, 2017 6:30 pm
Join ARC\'s program director, Chelsea Youngquist and volunteer coordinator Katie Arndt, in a discussion about working through traditionally non-vegan summer social gatherings-Memorial and Labor Day grill outs, family vacations, work potlucks, Independence Day, and the State Fair. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own ideas as well as a vegan snack or meal side. This is meant to be a low-key, social learning environment. If you can bring something to share, please post in the comments so we do not have duplicates of food. Discussion is from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
Join ARC\'s program director, Chelsea Youngquist and volunteer coordinator Katie Arndt, in a discussion about working through traditionally non-vegan summer social gatherings-Memorial and Labor Day grill outs, family vacations, work potlucks, Independence Day, and the State Fair. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own ideas as well as a vegan snack or meal side. This is meant to be a low-key, social learning environment. If you can bring something to share, please post in the comments so we do not have duplicates of food. Discussion is from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
May 4, 2017
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May 11, 2017
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May 12, 2017
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ARC Speaker: Daniel McGowan at 7:00 pm
ARC Speaker: Daniel McGowan
May 12, 2017 7:00 pm
COMMITTED TO THE STRUGGLE: Former Political Prisoner Daniel McGowan Speaking on Repression and Radical Activism under Trump, Friday, May 12 at 7 PM - 9 PM, Walker Community United Methodist Church, 3104 16th Ave S, Minneapolis. Daniel McGowan is a social justice activist from NYC whose arrest and conviction for “eco-terrorism” in 2005 became a flashpoint in the Green Scare repression of environmental and animal rights activist communities. His story is the focus of the Academy Award nominated documentary film If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front. Daniel will be talking about his own personal history and sharing novel approaches to movement building and radical activism under the Trump administration. This talk is free and open to the public. Childcare will be provided. The space is wheelchair accessible (via a ramp). Sponsored by the Animal Rights Coalition with supporters Anti-War Committee, Communities United Against Police Brutality, Minnesota Animal Liberation, MN Committee to Stop FBI Repression, National Lawyers Guild (MN Branch), Progress for Science Minnesota, and Support Vegans in the Prison System. RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/681839168670253/
COMMITTED TO THE STRUGGLE: Former Political Prisoner Daniel McGowan Speaking on Repression and Radical Activism under Trump, Friday, May 12 at 7 PM - 9 PM, Walker Community United Methodist Church, 3104 16th Ave S, Minneapolis. Daniel McGowan is a social justice activist from NYC whose arrest and conviction for “eco-terrorism” in 2005 became a flashpoint in the Green Scare repression of environmental and animal rights activist communities. His story is the focus of the Academy Award nominated documentary film If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front. Daniel will be talking about his own personal history and sharing novel approaches to movement building and radical activism under the Trump administration. This talk is free and open to the public. Childcare will be provided. The space is wheelchair accessible (via a ramp). Sponsored by the Animal Rights Coalition with supporters Anti-War Committee, Communities United Against Police Brutality, Minnesota Animal Liberation, MN Committee to Stop FBI Repression, National Lawyers Guild (MN Branch), Progress for Science Minnesota, and Support Vegans in the Prison System. RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/681839168670253/
May 13, 2017
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Ronald McDonald Vegan Meal at 9:00 am
Ronald McDonald Vegan Meal
May 13, 2017 9:00 am
We are again this year purchasing, preparing, and serving an all vegan meal at Children\'s Hospital Ronald McDonald House to parents who have children at the hospital. Please email chelsea@animalrightscoalition.com or katie@animalrightscoalition.com if you\'re interested in helping on the kitchen crew.This was an amazing experience last year, inspired by a beloved volunteer whose family was greatly helped by the RMH at Children\'s. We got an abundance of positive feedback from the families we served. Event is from 9am-1pm (for prepping and serving).
We are again this year purchasing, preparing, and serving an all vegan meal at Children\'s Hospital Ronald McDonald House to parents who have children at the hospital. Please email chelsea@animalrightscoalition.com or katie@animalrightscoalition.com if you\'re interested in helping on the kitchen crew.This was an amazing experience last year, inspired by a beloved volunteer whose family was greatly helped by the RMH at Children\'s. We got an abundance of positive feedback from the families we served. Event is from 9am-1pm (for prepping and serving).
May 14, 2017
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May 15, 2017
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Vegan Meal Planning Workshop at 6:00 pm
Vegan Meal Planning Workshop
May 15, 2017 6:00 pm
Join presenters Katie and Dave and learn about how to build your plant-based plate! They\'ll review with you the best kitchen appliances, easy recipes, the vegan power plate, and pictures of actual meals prepared. You will leave with new recipes, ideas for batch cooking, and hopefully inspiration to add more plants into your life. Please come with questions, a notebook and writing utensil! Location is the meeting room at Penn Lake Library, 8800 Penn Ave S, Minneapolis from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
Join presenters Katie and Dave and learn about how to build your plant-based plate! They\'ll review with you the best kitchen appliances, easy recipes, the vegan power plate, and pictures of actual meals prepared. You will leave with new recipes, ideas for batch cooking, and hopefully inspiration to add more plants into your life. Please come with questions, a notebook and writing utensil! Location is the meeting room at Penn Lake Library, 8800 Penn Ave S, Minneapolis from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
May 16, 2017
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May 17, 2017
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Palm Oil Teach-in at 6:30 pm
Palm Oil Teach-in
May 17, 2017 6:30 pm
Join us as we learn all about palm oil from climate and environmental activist Karrie Vrabel. We\'ll discuss why you should be concerned about palm oil, how it sneaks into products, and how you can avoid it. Feel free to bring a vegan snack to share if you\'re so inclined. Location is ARC office (co-located with Ethique Nouveau), 317 West 48th Street, Minneapolis. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
Join us as we learn all about palm oil from climate and environmental activist Karrie Vrabel. We\'ll discuss why you should be concerned about palm oil, how it sneaks into products, and how you can avoid it. Feel free to bring a vegan snack to share if you\'re so inclined. Location is ARC office (co-located with Ethique Nouveau), 317 West 48th Street, Minneapolis. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
May 18, 2017
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Dineout at the Lowbrow at 6:00 pm
Dineout at the Lowbrow
May 18, 2017 6:00 pm
Join Chelsea, Program Director at the Animal Rights Coalition for a cozy dinner at The Lowbrow, 4244 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis! This place has several delicious vegan options. We love the fried tofu sandwich and the tofu tacos. There is also a great wine and beer selection. More details and RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
Join Chelsea, Program Director at the Animal Rights Coalition for a cozy dinner at The Lowbrow, 4244 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis! This place has several delicious vegan options. We love the fried tofu sandwich and the tofu tacos. There is also a great wine and beer selection. More details and RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
New Volunteer Orientation at 6:00 pm
New Volunteer Orientation
May 18, 2017 6:00 pm
Please join Katie, ARC Volunteer Coordinator, to learn about the Animal Rights Coalition\'s mission, values, and goals. We will discuss what our volunteers do and how we present our messages to the public. Katie can answer any of your questions! We\'ll meet at the ARC office (co-located with Ethique Nouveau), 317 W 48th St. in Minneapolis from 6:00-7:00 p.m. There will be a sign on the door. RSVP at AR Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Minnesota-Animal-Rights-Meetup/events/239701896/. Note: The volunteer orientation is different from the bi-monthly volunteer meeting held on Wednesday evenings. The bi-monthly meetings are for current volunteers who are interested in upcoming volunteer events.
Please join Katie, ARC Volunteer Coordinator, to learn about the Animal Rights Coalition\'s mission, values, and goals. We will discuss what our volunteers do and how we present our messages to the public. Katie can answer any of your questions! We\'ll meet at the ARC office (co-located with Ethique Nouveau), 317 W 48th St. in Minneapolis from 6:00-7:00 p.m. There will be a sign on the door. RSVP at AR Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Minnesota-Animal-Rights-Meetup/events/239701896/. Note: The volunteer orientation is different from the bi-monthly volunteer meeting held on Wednesday evenings. The bi-monthly meetings are for current volunteers who are interested in upcoming volunteer events.
May 19, 2017
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May 20, 2017
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Whole Foods Shopping Tour at 10:00 am
Whole Foods Shopping Tour
May 20, 2017 10:00 am
Join vegan whiz Bonnie as she guides you through the Whole Foods in Edina (7401 France Avenue), aisle by aisle, to find all things vegan! Whether you\'re new to vegan grocery shopping or looking for some expert tips, you will definitely learn something new on this tour! Bonnie has extensive experience shopping and cooking for a range of vegan diets! If you eat gluten-free, soy-free, unprocessed, oil-free, etc. this tour is also for you – just let Bonnie know (either ahead of time or when we arrive at Whole Foods) and she will be sure to point out all the options there are for you, too! More details and RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
Join vegan whiz Bonnie as she guides you through the Whole Foods in Edina (7401 France Avenue), aisle by aisle, to find all things vegan! Whether you\'re new to vegan grocery shopping or looking for some expert tips, you will definitely learn something new on this tour! Bonnie has extensive experience shopping and cooking for a range of vegan diets! If you eat gluten-free, soy-free, unprocessed, oil-free, etc. this tour is also for you – just let Bonnie know (either ahead of time or when we arrive at Whole Foods) and she will be sure to point out all the options there are for you, too! More details and RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
May 21, 2017
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Cuddle Coats Prep / Grill Out at 10:00 am
Cuddle Coats Prep / Grill Out
May 21, 2017 10:00 am
Join the Animal Rights Coalition in supporting wild animals through its Cuddle Coats program! Every week ARC receives donated fur coats from the public and ARC volunteers prep and ship them to wildlife rehabilitation centers all around the country. We will grill veggie burgers after the prep session. Buns will be provided, but please bring some toppings you enjoy. RSVP at Animal Rights Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Minnesota-Animal-Rights-Meetup/
Join the Animal Rights Coalition in supporting wild animals through its Cuddle Coats program! Every week ARC receives donated fur coats from the public and ARC volunteers prep and ship them to wildlife rehabilitation centers all around the country. We will grill veggie burgers after the prep session. Buns will be provided, but please bring some toppings you enjoy. RSVP at Animal Rights Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Minnesota-Animal-Rights-Meetup/
May 22, 2017
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May 23, 2017
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May 24, 2017
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Dineout at King\'s Wine Bar at 6:00 pm
Dineout at King\'s Wine Bar
May 24, 2017 6:00 pm
King\'s Wine Bar, 4555 Grand Avenue South, Minneapolis, recently added a vegan entree to their menu, a delicious veggie stir fry! Let\'s thank them and encourage them to add more vegan options. Some of the appetizers are vegan as well-edamame (minus the bacon), tater tots, and side salad. King\'s also offers a small vegan wine selection, so you\'re covered! More details and RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
King\'s Wine Bar, 4555 Grand Avenue South, Minneapolis, recently added a vegan entree to their menu, a delicious veggie stir fry! Let\'s thank them and encourage them to add more vegan options. Some of the appetizers are vegan as well-edamame (minus the bacon), tater tots, and side salad. King\'s also offers a small vegan wine selection, so you\'re covered! More details and RSVP at Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
May 25, 2017
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Vol. Training: Tabling Events at 6:00 pm
Vol. Training: Tabling Events
May 25, 2017 6:00 pm
Join Animal Rights Coalition volunteer coordinator Katie at this volunteer training workshop: Advocating for Animals at Tabling Events. We\'ll have a guided discussion about effectively advocating for animals at tabling events. We\'ll review the brochures we use and why we use them, how to answer difficult questions, and how to positively promote animal rights messages. More details and RSVP at Animal Rights Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Minnesota-Animal-Rights-Meetup/
Join Animal Rights Coalition volunteer coordinator Katie at this volunteer training workshop: Advocating for Animals at Tabling Events. We\'ll have a guided discussion about effectively advocating for animals at tabling events. We\'ll review the brochures we use and why we use them, how to answer difficult questions, and how to positively promote animal rights messages. More details and RSVP at Animal Rights Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Minnesota-Animal-Rights-Meetup/
May 26, 2017
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Environmental Studies School (All Day)
Environmental Studies School
May 26, 2017 12:00
ARC will be screening the film \"Cowspiracy\" to students at the School of Environmental Studies, a magnet high school on the grounds of the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, Minnesota.
ARC will be screening the film \"Cowspiracy\" to students at the School of Environmental Studies, a magnet high school on the grounds of the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, Minnesota.
May 27, 2017
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Midtown Farmer\'s Market at 8:00 am
Midtown Farmer\'s Market
May 27, 2017 8:00 am
Stop by the ARC booth at the Midtown Farmers Market from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM. The market is at Lake St. E and 22nd Ave. S. We\'ll be giving out info about how to go vegan and recipes for using all the veggies people get at the market, and talking to people about farmed animal issues. Visit http://www.midtownfarmersmarket.org/ for more info.
Stop by the ARC booth at the Midtown Farmers Market from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM. The market is at Lake St. E and 22nd Ave. S. We\'ll be giving out info about how to go vegan and recipes for using all the veggies people get at the market, and talking to people about farmed animal issues. Visit http://www.midtownfarmersmarket.org/ for more info.
May 28, 2017
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Dineout at J Selby\'s at 11:00 am
Dineout at J Selby\'s
May 28, 2017 11:00 am
J Selby\'s is the newest completely plant-based restaurant in Minnesota. Join ARC Dine Out Leader, Kirsten for a lovely brunch at this vegan hotspot at 169 North Victoria Street in St. Paul. More details and RSVP at ARC\'s Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
J Selby\'s is the newest completely plant-based restaurant in Minnesota. Join ARC Dine Out Leader, Kirsten for a lovely brunch at this vegan hotspot at 169 North Victoria Street in St. Paul. More details and RSVP at ARC\'s Vegan Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/vegan-415
May 29, 2017
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May 30, 2017
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May 31, 2017
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