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Volunteer Meeting CANCELLED
at 6:00 pm
2018-12-05 18:00:00
We are cancelling today's volunteer meeting so people can attend the St. Paul City Council hearing on the proposed humane pet store ordinance. This ordinance would prohibit pet stores from selling animals from mass breeders and instead encourage them to work with rescues to adopt out animals.
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Feed My Starving Children
at 8:00 pm
2018-12-06 20:00:00
Join us to pack nutritious plant-based meals, specifically designed to reverse malnutrition, at Feed My Starving Children (FMSC), 990 Lone Oak Road, Suite 136 in Eagan, Minnesota from 8:00-9:30 p.m. At ARC, we believe in helping both human and non-human animals, and packing meals at FMSC is a great way to make a difference! You will hand-pack rice, soy, dried vegetables, and a nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals into bags which are then sealed and shipped to FMSC partners working to reach the children in need around the world. You will get the chance to impact hundreds of kids and make a tangible difference. This is always a fun time, and the 90 minutes go by quickly! To reserve your spot, please email kelsey@animalrightscoalition.com, and she will register you for the event.
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Protest Fur at Bluebird
at 12:00 pm
2018-12-08 12:00:00
Please join us for a peaceful protest outside of Bluebird Boutique, 3909 50th St W in Edina from noon-1:30 p.m. We want to educate the public about why selling fur is cruel and unnecessary in 2018. Animals used for fur may be anally electrocuted, gassed, or drowned after spending their lives in small cages. They deserve better than this! Signs will be provided.
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Protest Four Paws and a Tail
at 1:00 pm
2018-12-09 13:00:00
Join ARC, Bailing out Benji, and Puppy Mill Free Minnesota for a peaceful protest against Four Paws and a Tail on public property near Northtown Mall, 398 Northtown Drive NE, Blaine, Minnesota from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Meet at the intersection of County Road 10 and Jefferson, on the grassy area in front of Chipotle. Signs are provided but you are welcome to bring your own. We oppose Four Paws and a Tails business model of buying companion animals from breeding facilities and selling them to the public. We also oppose the idea that because a breeding facility is USDA licensed, it is ethical.
Easy Peasey Plant-Based Cheese
at 1:00 pm
2018-12-09 13:00:00
Join ARC volunteer Steve Leinen at St. Paul's Mississippi Market for a fun vegan cooking class that will show you how to make several types of of plant-based cheese. Location is Mississippi Market- East 7th, 740 East 7th, Saint Paul, Minnesota from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Cost for the class is $12 for co-op members and $15 for non-co-op members. Register on the Mississippi Market website: https://msmarket.coop/ under the "Classes and Events" tab.
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Vegan Nutrition Workshop
at 5:30 pm
2018-12-11 17:30:00
Join Vegan University instructor Dave, who is certified in Plant Based Nutrition from Cornell University, and learn vegan nutrition 101. Dave will cover various nutrients and what foods they're found in and will help you sort through the confusing and often conflicting nutrition advice in the media so you make better diet choices as you move forward on your plant based journey.There will be free recipes and ideas to build your plate available. Please bring your questions, a writing utensil, and paper so you can take notes. Location is Washburn Library, 5244 Lyndale Ave. S in Minneapolis. RSVP at Vegan Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/vegan-415/
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Pay Per View at Augsburg
at 9:00 am
2018-12-12 09:00:00
We will be doing Virtual Reality Pay Per View outreach at Augsburg University in Minneapolis today from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Pay Per View is an innovative form of outreach where people are offered $1.00 to view a short 3D film about the lives of animals used for food and then go home with information about how changing to a plant-based diet can make a huge difference for the animals, the earth, and themselves. This is a life-changing experience for many viewers.
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Protest Fur at Ribnicks
at 12:00 pm
2018-12-15 12:00:00
Join us for a peaceful protest at Ribnicks Luxury Outerwear, 224 N 1st St. in Minneapolis from noon to 1:30 p.m. to educate the public about why fur has no place in 2018. Animals should not be forced to live in tiny cages, only to meet their death by anal electrocution, gassing, or drowning. Signs and literature will be provided.
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Protest Four Paws and a Tail
at 1:00 pm
2018-12-16 13:00:00
Join ARC, Bailing out Benji, and Puppy Mill Free Minnesota for a peaceful protest against Four Paws and a Tail on public property near Northtown Mall, 398 Northtown Drive NE, Blaine, Minnesota from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Meet at the intersection of County Road 10 and Jefferson, on the grassy area in front of Chipotle. Signs are provided but you are welcome to bring your own. We oppose Four Paws and a Tails business model of buying companion animals from breeding facilities and selling them to the public. We also oppose the idea that because a breeding facility is USDA licensed, it is ethical.
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Pay Per View at Century
all day
2018-12-17 00:00:00
We will be doing Virtual Reality Pay Per View outreach and vegan food sampling at Century College in White Bear Lake, MN today. Pay Per View is an innovative form of outreach where people are offered $1.00 to view a short 3D film about the lives of animals used for food and then go home with information about how changing to a plant-based diet can make a huge difference for the animals, the earth, and themselves. This is a life-changing experience for many viewers.
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Vol. Meeting Holiday Party
at 6:00 pm
2018-12-19 18:00:00
Join us at this volunteer meeting for a mini Holiday Party! Wear your craziest holiday sweaters and hats, bring your favorite vegan holiday snacks, appetizers, and drinks (no alcohol, please), and tell us what you like to cook and do for fun during these cold Minnesota winters. We are going to be playing Holiday jams, eating good vegan food, and having great conversations with new friends, so stop by and say hi. Location is Animal Rights Coalition office (co-located with Ethique Nouveau) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., 317 W 48th St. in Minneapolis. You do not have to be an ARC member to attend these meetings (and you do not have to be a vegetarian or vegan either). You will be welcomed no matter where you are in your journey toward living a more compassionate life. Please join us. We would like to get to know you, and the animals need your help.
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Protest Fur at Ribnick Edina
at 12:00 pm
2018-12-22 12:00:00
We will be peacefully protesting Ribnick Luxury Outwear, which has opened a holiday shop that sells fur in the Galleria in Edina. Galleria address is 69th At. and France Ave. and time is from noon-1:30 p.m. In 2018 we do not need kill animals so we can wear their fur. There are plenty of alternatives that do not cause harm to innocent beings. Signs will be provided, but feel free to make your own [we will update this event with exact protest location on public property outside the Galleria shortly].
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Dineout at Seed Cafe
at 6:00 pm
2018-12-27 18:00:00
Get a head start on a very vegan 2019 by joining dineout leader Andrew for a dineout at Seed Café, 3252-B W Lake Street in Minneapolis. Register at Vegan Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/vegan-415/
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Protest Four Paws and a Tail
at 1:00 pm
2018-12-30 13:00:00
Join ARC, Bailing out Benji, and Puppy Mill Free Minnesota for a peaceful protest against Four Paws and a Tail on public property near Northtown Mall, 398 Northtown Drive NE, Blaine, Minnesota from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Meet at the intersection of County Road 10 and Jefferson, on the grassy area in front of Chipotle. Signs are provided but you are welcome to bring your own. We oppose Four Paws and a Tails business model of buying companion animals from breeding facilities and selling them to the public. We also oppose the idea that because a breeding facility is USDA licensed, it is ethical.
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