"Our Planet. Theirs Too." is presenting the third annual National Animal Rights Day (NARD3) on Sunday, June 9th, 2013, between 12 noon and 5 p.m. in Union Square (north plaza). This year, it will be bi-coastal, and take place in Los Angeles as well! There will be speakers, music, a yoga class, vegan food, and more. Please read more about the event here: http://www.thenard.org/
Tentative schedule of the day:
Introduction: Ben Strothmann
Requiem ceremony for all the animals killed by human hands in the US
Capoeira memorial ceremony for beloved activist Bud Burdick
Veggie Voices - a cappella group
PJ McKosky of the Empty Cages Collective
Yoga Class – Taught by Jessica Sage Stickler, Dechen Thurman, and Derek Goodwin
Dona Eunoia, M.D. – Vegan doctor
Mickey Z – Author, speaker
Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns – Author, speaker
Father Frank Mann – Vegan Catholic Priest
Michael Harren – Musician / performance artist
Stephen Carl Baldwin (of the Occuponics), Musician, Duo with saxophonist
Rynn Berry – Author, speaker
Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz (tentative) – Vegan Rabbi
Lo Vee - Musician
Anneliese Kappey – Dance
Closing comments and final raffle.
Mercy For Animals will present a Pay-Per-View.
Empty Cages Collective will have animals for adoption.
Prizes will be raffled throughout the day.
There will be vegan food by Loving Hut, V-Spot, and others.
You can watch our video from last year’s event and purchase raffle tickets or make a donation here:
We hope to see you at the event!