Vancouver Animal Rights Campaigns (VARK)

Activists Uniting For The Benefit of Animals

Animal Advocacy Camp February 25 – 26 2012

Join your fellow activists for Metro Vancouver’s own animal rights unconference
Animal Advocacy Camp, February 25-26


WHEN
Saturday, February 25
9AM-5PM (doors open at 8:30)
Opening talk: Camille Labchuck (Federal Green Party)
Closing talk: Rob Laidlaw (Zoocheck Canada)

Sunday, February 269AM-5PM (doors open at 8:30)
Opening talk: Lesley Fox (FurBearer Defenders)
Closing talk: Sarah Kramer (Vegan cookbook author and superstar)

WHERE
The Hive, 128 West Hastings Street
Click here for Google map

WHAT
Animal Advocacy Camp will be a practical, attendee-led event, where YOU get to set the agenda and host discussions about what YOU want to talk about. Over the two days of Animal Advocacy Camp, you can:

  • Share your stories, ideas, and experiences.
  • Learn from the experiences of others.
  • Discover the wealth of resources available
  • Host powerful dialogues about issues and strategies.
  • Create and strengthen relationships.
  • Become a stronger and more effective advocate for animals.

How it works
The agenda for each day (apart from the opening and closing talks) will be set by the people at the event during the morning agenda setting. This means that you can bring your own ideas for a topic and add it to the agenda on Saturday or Sunday morning. Your topic can be anything you want to discuss with other passionate activists — ideas, tools, support, and so on.

HOW TO REGISTER
Advance registration is required and costs $15 for both days. Register now at animaladvocacycamp.ca

FOOD
Morning coffee and snacks are complimentary. Lunch options are available at reasonable cost. Check out lunch options at http://animaladvocacycamp.ca/registerNOTE: Stop UBC Animal Research will also be selling vegan baked goods and will have a table with our merchandise.

SPONSORS:

Liberation BC
Nice Shoes
Jenni Remple: Creative for Change
The Association for the Protection of Fur-Bearing Animals
Earthsave Canada
Stop UBC Animal Research
Vancouver Humane Society

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Contact Glenn at Liberation BC
glenn@liberationbc.org
604-761-4497

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