Upcoming Events in NYC

Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos - Chicken Kaporos Demo #3 in Brooklyn

Date: 
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
792 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11213 (Corner of Kingston Ave)

Street Protests, Chicken Rescues, Moving Illuminated Billboards,

New Posters! We Need YOU!

September 30-October 2, 2014

Dear Friends,

Please join our 5th annual street protest in Crown Heights Brooklyn, New York against the cruel and needless use of chickens in Kaporos rituals. Once again this year we’re renting a van with huge illuminated images on the sides and the back.

Protest dates / times:

Tuesday Sept 30: 6 pm to 8 pm

Wednesday Oct 1: 6 pm to 8 pm

Thursday Oct 2: 6 pm to 8 pm

Protest site is in Crown Heights, Brooklyn:

Whole Foods: Stop Butchering Bunnies - NY Day of Action: October 5

Date: 
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: 
Union Square Park 14th St. South Side facing Whole Foods

Local animal and rabbit advocacy/rescue groups, vegan education groups and everyone who finds Whole Foods Market's decision to expand their meatcases with a domestic breed of dead rabbits offensive, appalling and unnecessary, are coming together to make our collective voice heard and the public aware.

We are gathering on the south end of Union Square Park, directly across from Whole Foods, on Sunday, October 5, from 12PM-2PM, to get as much traffic flow as possible.

Community garden clean-up day at Green Oasis

Date: 
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Green Oasis Garden, 8th St. between Aves C and D

-------- COMMUNITY GARDEN CLEAN-UP DAY AT GREEN OASIS ------------------------

Event Date/time: Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 12:00pm
Location: Green Oasis Garden, 8th St. between Aves C and D

Join Time's Up! and MoRUS (www.morusnyc.org) as we volunteer to help clean up this community garden.

http://times-up.org/event-locations/green-oasis-garden-8th-st-between-av...
http://www.morusnyc.org/
http://times-up.org/calendar/community-garden-clean-day-green-oasis-5

Community garden clean-up day at La Plaza Cultural

Date: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 12:00pm
Location: 
La Plaza Cultural, East 9th St & Ave C. NYC

-------- COMMUNITY GARDEN CLEAN-UP DAY AT LA PLAZA CULTURAL ------------------

Event Date/time: Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 12:00pm
Location: La Plaza Cultural, East 9th St & Ave C. NYC

2nd Saturday of every month 12-3pm, East 9th St & Ave C. Join Time’s Up! as we volunteer to help this local community garden with clean-ups, plantings, composting

http://times-up.org/event-locations/la-plaza-cultural-east-9th-st-ave-c-nyc
http://times-up.org/calendar/community-garden-clean-day-la-plaza-cultural-4

CAAF Columbus Day Fur Protest @ Macy's on 34th Street in New York City

Date: 
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 
Macy's Department Store, 151 West 34th Street (between 6th & 7th Ave.) New York, NY 10001.

Compassion is the fashion, and fur is DEAD! Fur season is again upon us, and as such, Caring Activists Against Fur (CAAF), will be making our immutable opposition to the horrific Chinese fur trade known to those unscrupulous cretins whose livelihood is the confinement, torture and extraordinarily brutal extermination of innocent beings - all in the name of fickle "luxury" and transient, superfluous "fashion."

Star Party Ride

Date: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park, Brooklyn

Saturday: 10/18/2014

Take a stellar bike ride to the annual Urban Starfest in the Sheep Meadow of Central Park hosted by the Amateur Astronomers Association, in conjunction with the Urban Park Rangers.

Meet:
6:00 PM Grand Army Plaza Brooklyn
6:30 PM Brooklyn side of Williamsburg Bridge
7:00 PM Washington Square Park (under the arch), Manhattan

The Urban Starfest is free and open to the public!
http://aaa.org/starfest

October Peace Ride: 'Rust in Peace' Ride to Staten Island's Boat Graveyard

Date: 
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:45am
Location: 
Staten Island Ferry Terminal (Manhattan side, bike entrance)

-------- OCTOBER PEACE RIDE: 'RUST IN PEACE' RIDE TO STATEN ISLAND'S BOAT GRAVEYARD ----------------------------------------------------------

Event Date/time: Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:45am
Location: Staten Island Ferry Terminal (Manhattan side, bike entrance)

http://times-up.org/event-locations/staten-island-ferry-terminal-manhatt...
http://times-up.org/calendar/october-peace-ride-rust-peace-ride-staten-i...

Critical Mass: Manhattan

Date: 
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Union Square Park North

Critical Mass is a spontaneous celebration of what our streets could look like. This fun group ride encourages new cyclists and creates safer streets and new green infrastructure.
Strap some music to your bike and make sure to bring the appropriate lights and bells.Meets the last Friday of every month at Union Square Park North

http://times-up.org/index.php?page=critical-mass

http://times-up.org/calendar/detail.php?calendarid=2572

COURT DATE FOR CARRIAGE DRIVER WHO WORKED A LAME HORSE

Date: 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 9:00am
Location: 
NY Criminal Court Building - 100 Centre St., Manhattan

Carriage driver Saverio Colarusso was arrested on December 18, 2013and charged with working his horse lame for several days. He has been to court several times. His next court date is:

COURT DATE: Wednesday November 5th - 9:00 am

WHERE: NY Criminal Court Building - 100 Centre St., Manhattan

DEFENDANT: Saverio Colarusso

DOCKET#: 2013NY095399

The judge, at the last court date, indicated that the case had been dragging on and that this would be the trial. Please attend. Get to the building before 9Am since there will be a line.

Voices of Hope in a Time of Crisis

Date: 
Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: 
The Great Hall at The Cooper Union, New York, NY

Join us for a day of thought-provoking and constructive talks on our multiple crises and how we can solve them. “Voices of Hope in a Time of Crisis will bring together visionary thinkers and activists—from the fields of economics, environmental justice, local business, farming, art, story-telling, spirituality, development, and politics. Speakers will include Chris Hedges, Laura Flanders, Charles Eisenstein, Helena Norberg-Hodge and more. For a full list of speakers and topic, visit http://www.theeconomicsofhappiness.org/economics-of-happiness-nyc.

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