VegFest DC 2004
Health, Ecology, Ethics
October 23, 2004, 11 am to 7 pm
Frank D. Reeves Center, 14 th and U Streets, NW, Washington DC, one block west of the U Street Cardozo Metro Station.
Free & Open to the Public
UPC President Karen Davis will speak at this fun-filled food-filled event (Karen’s speaking time is 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm). In “Talking Turkey: Is Factory Farming the Only Problem?” she will discuss farmed animals, factory farming, and family farming past and present, and whether animal products such as “free-range” eggs are animal-friendly. UPC will have an exhibit table with free literature and books for sale & signing including Karen Davis’s celebrated cookbook Instead of Chicken, Instead of Turkey: A Poultryless “Poultry” Potpourri.
Vegfest 2004 is sponsored by the Vegetarian Society of Washington DC. It includes a range of presentations on the powerful and empowering benefits of vegetarianism as they relate to personal and public health, peacemaking environmental sustainability, the end of abuse and exploitation of animals, and the alleviation of global hunger.
Exhibit Tables, Vendors, Fabulous Vegan Food, Door Prizes, Music
For more information visit www.vsdc.org
United Poultry Concerns is a nonprofit organization that promotes the compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl. www.upc-online.org
United Poultry Concerns, Inc.
PO Box 150
Machipongo, VA 23405-0150