Peace Advocacy Network (PAN) promotes a peaceful existence through veganism, social justice, and respect for the Earth's inhabitants and resources. PAN, founded in 2010, is a grassroots group completely run by volunteers that strives for the absence of violence in the lives of people and animals by eliminating oppression and inequality.
Please join Catskill Animal Sanctuary at its 13th Annual Shindig: A Festival of Vegan Living on Saturday, October 11, 11am-5pm. Spend quality time with rescued horses and farm animals, and take a tractor-pulled hayride around the peaceful 110-acre sanctuary. Sway to the live music of Trio Mio and Will Play & Nina Mars, as you enjoy delicious vegan food and drinks from Like No Udder (vegan soft-serve!!), Aba's Falafel, Beyond Sushi, Yeah Dawg, Gone Pie Vegan Bakery, Mister Sister, The Squeeze, Mother Earth's Storehouse, Rescue Chocolate, X's to O's Vegan Bakery, Healthy Gourmet to Go, Runa Clean Energy, Whitecliff Vineyards, and El Danzante on Wheels. Stock up on cruelty-free merchandise and educational info at vendors including Motive Company Apparel, Arbonne, Compassion Company, Evolve for Animals, Fanciful Fox, Friends of Animals, Lantern Books, Oblong Books & Music, and Albany Vegan Network. After you shop til you drop, relax and learn how to vegan-ize some classic comfort food favorites at cooking demos. Don’t miss speakers Jonathan Balcombe, renowned animal behaviorist and author, and CAS Founder/Director Kathy Stevens, who will give a joint talk on the inner lives of farm animals. Tim Van Orden, a highly sought after coach and presenter in the fields of motivation, nutrition, and athletic performance will also be on hand to talk about how he’s inspired countless people around the world to improve their health and change their lives. There is something for everyone to enjoy! Advance discounted tickets/details at: CASanctuary.org