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california veg fest poster

September 29 and 30 in CA: California Vegetarian FoodFestival

Join us at the CA Veg Food Fest for a weekend filled with food, fun, and renowned speakers including COK’s Scott David! A former undercover investigator, Scott will talk about the power of exposing the truth behind the meat, dairy, and egg industries. We’ll be tabling all weekend and would love for you to volunteer with us to help give out free stickers, recipes, and more!

WHEN: Sep. 29 and 30, 2018
WHERE: 5300 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038

TICKETS: Click here

VOLUNTEER: Click here

olney vegan fest poster

September 29 in MD: COK tabling and cooking at Olney Roots Vegan Fest!

COK will be tabling alongside a group of fantastic vendors at the Olney Roots Vegan Fest! COK’s Vegan Food & Lifestyle Coach, Jessica Carter will conduct a cooking demo and share free food samples with the crowd! Join us for a fun-filled day celebrating everything vegan, including tastings, raffles, live music, and more!

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 29. 2018 12-4pm
WHERE: Olney Roots Market
16800 Georgia Ave.
Olney, MD 20832
VOLUNTEER: Sign up today!


September 30 in DC: Carol Adams Protest Kitchen Book Talk and Signing

Join Compassion Over Killing for an evening with feminist, animal rights activist, and scholar Carol Adams as she discusses her new book, Protest Kitchen, co-written with Ginny Messina. Protest Kitchen focuses on the food and lifestyle choices anyone can make for positive change in the face of the profound challenges of our time. This book shows how veganism provides a way to respond to a variety of issues that at first might not seem connected, including food justice, climate change, misogyny, national security, and racism.

Delicious vegan snacks will be provided and COK will be giving away our popular loaded DC VegFest tote bags while supplies last.

WHEN: Sun, Sept. 30th at 4pm
WHERE: East City Bookshop
645 Pennsylvania Ave SE #100
Washington, DC 20003
RSVP: Invite Your Friends


October 3 in DC: COK is tabling at the Ask Rayceen Show!

Compassion Over Killing is tabling and giving away 20 DC VegFest loaded tote bags at the Ask Rayceen Show! This is a monthly variety program and community festival featuring live music and entertainment, panel discussions, vendors, and more! All are welcome and admission is FREE. Doors open at 6 and the show begins at 7pm.

WHEN: Wed., October 3  6-9:30PM
WHERE: Human Rights Campaign
1640 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036



easton pa vegfest speakers erica meier and jessica carter

October 13 in PA: COK is speaking and cooking at Easton VegFest!

COK will be at the first ever Easton VegFest, in Easton, PA! COK’s Executive Director, Erica Meier will share her experiences working to expose cruelty to farmed animals and promote veg-friendly eating as a way to build a kinder world and COK’s Vegan Food and Lifestyle coach, Jessica Carter, will conduct a live cooking demo and share samples while they last. Stop by our table for useful resources on how to to take action to protect the animals!

WHEN: October 13, 2018, 11am-7pm
WHERE: Llantrisant Retreat and Wellness Center
336 Bushkill St.
Tatamy, Pennsylvania 18085
VOLUNTEER:  Sign up here!

October 18 in MD: Screening of Dominion with Erica Meier

Hosted by the Dominion Movement MD/D.C. area, join Erica Meier and Compassion Over Killing at this free, powerful documentary screening of Dominion which includes footage from hidden cameras and aerial drones. The film, narrated by Sia, Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara and more, exposes abuse done to animals across a variety of industries such as animal agriculture. Erica will speak at this screening, and vegan food will be provided. Q&A to follow film and you can also take part in a fun raffle too!

WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 18th from 6-9pm
WHERE: Anne Arundel Community College
101 College Pkwy
Arnold, MD 21012
RSVP: Click Here


jessica carter at hampton roads vegfest

October 28 in VA: COK tabling at Hampton Roads VegFest!

Join us at Hampton Roads VegFest in Chesapeake, VA! Hampton Roads VegFest is a FREE event that brings the local community together to celebrate animal-friendly, environmentally sustainable, and healthy vegan lifestyles. COK’s Vegan Food and Lifestyle Coach, Jessica Carter, will conduct a cooking demo of vegan crab cake sliders and share samples while they last! Be sure to stop by our table for useful resources on how to advocate for animals!

WHEN: Sunday, October 28, 2018, 11am-5pm
WHERE: Chesapeake City Park
900 City Park Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23320
VOLUNTEER:  Sign up now!

Nov. 5th in MD: Dinner with Erica Meier

Join Erica at Great Sage for a Prix-Fixe Dinner and talk on Mon, Nov 5th! Save the date and more details coming soon! Erica will talk about her path from being an animal control officer to working to protect farm animals, the ways that animal ag industries mislead the public, and how vegan eating has been shifting from the margins to the mainstream.


WHEN: Monday, November 5th (time TBD)
WHERE: 5809 Clarksville Square Drive
Clarksville, MD 21029
ATTEND: *Reservations required: Call 443.535.9400
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