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TWO IMPORTANT STOP UBC ANIMAL RESEARCH OUTREACH EVENTS

TWO IMPORTANT STOP UBC ANIMAL RESEARCH OUTREACH EVENTS

1.) Stop UBC Animal Research outreach at “Olympic Glory Relived” on Granville Street

WHEN: 4-6PM, Saturday, February 12

WHERE: Meet at the corner of Granville and Robson near the Lennox Pub, 800 Granville Street, at 4PM. We will then distribute literature about UBC’s animal research to the crowds. Click here for directions: http://bit.ly/fPmtzS
If you get lost call Brian at 604-551-3324.

WHAT: “Olympic Glory Relived” is a street fair to be held on Granville Street to commemorate a year after the Olympics. Since a large turnout is expected, the event gives us an opportunity to raise awareness about UBC’s animal research to a wider audience. Four Stop UBC Animal Research activists will be dressed as monkeys. The rest of our crew will have Stop UBC Animal Research T-shirts on. We will walk through the crowds distributing literature and signing people onto our campaign. For more information about “Olympic Glory Relived”: http://discoveringvancouver.com/2011/01/vancouver-2011-olympic-party/

WHAT WE NEED FOR EVENT:
*Four people to volunteer to wear monkey costumes

*One activist dressed as the “Tin Man” from the Wizard of Oz. The Tin Man will be looking for UBC’s heart. We will provide costume.

*Other activists to hand out literature

*Photographer, videographer

WHAT TO BRING:
*Wear your Stop UBC Animal Research T-shirt. We will have T-shirts for sale for $20. You should wear your T-shirt over warm clothing such as a sweatshirt or long underwear.

*Dress for weather

2.) Stop UBC Animal Research Outreach night at Illuminate Yaletown

WHEN: 6:30-9PM, Saturday, February 12

WHERE: Meet in front of the Roundhouse Community Centre at the corner of Davie and Pacific in Yaletown at 6:30PM. We will then distribute literature about UBC’s animal research to the crowds. Click here for directions: http://bit.ly/hJZE1p
If you get lost call Brian at 604-551-3324.

WHAT: Illuminate Yaletown is a free winter party in Yaletown that will showcase 20 contemporary light art installations at 18 different locations around the neighbourhood. Since a large turnout is expected, the event gives us an opportunity to raise awareness about UBC’s animal research to a wider audience. Four Stop UBC Animal Research activists will be dressed as monkeys. The rest of our crew will have Stop UBC Animal Research T-shirts on. We will walk through the crowds distributing literature and signing people onto our campaign. For more information about “Illuminate Yaletown”: http://yaletowninfo.com/illuminate-yaletown-2011/

WHAT WE NEED FOR EVENT:
*Four people to volunteer to wear monkey costumes

*One activist dressed as the “Tin Man” from the Wizard of Oz. The Tin Man will be looking for UBC’s heart. We will provide costume.

*Other activists to hand out literature

*Photographer, videographer

WHAT TO BRING:
*Wear your Stop UBC Animal Research T-shirt. We will have T-shirts for sale for $20. You should wear your T-shirt over warm clothing such as a sweatshirt or long underwear.

*Dress for weather

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact stopubcanimalresearch@gmail.com

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