No New Animal Lab: March on the University of Washington!
The University of Washington and construction company Skanska are planning to build a new underground Animal Research and Care Facility. As they attempt to move forward with plans to bury the torture of thousands of animals underground, the No New Animal Lab campaign is organizing international opposition and calling on our movement to make sure this lab is never built. We have the power to stop this lab and save more animals from suffering and death at the UW.
On April 25th, join hundreds of people for a March on the University of Washington. Be a part of making history and showing the University of Washington that people from all over the country will converge on its campus to show opposition to animal research and dedication to stopping the new animal lab from being built.
The clock is ticking. The University of Washington and Skanska will continue to move forward with lab construction unless we stop them. The future of thousands of animals depends on us. The time is now to take to the streets and stop the lab.
Be there on April 25, and help spread the word. Forward this information to others, and invite people via Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/802842439807659/
For more information about the No New Animal Lab campaign, visit: NoNewAnimalLab.com
MARCH ON THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
The #MarchonUW is coming up soon! It is only two weeks away. Please do everything that you can to help promote on social media, post up flyers (which we have available), and definitely make your way up to Seattle on April 25th. If you haven't RSVP'd to the Facebook event yet, the link is below. Invite all your friends and share as widely and as often as possible.
When: Saturday, April 25th, 2pm
Where: Meet in Red Square, University of Washington - Seattle campus
CARPOOLS TO SEATTLE!
We are organizing carpools from Portland to Seattle for the ‪#‎MarchonUW‬. If you would like a ride, please fill out this signup sheet for one of the PAL vehicles. If you are planning on driving to Seattle and can offer a ride, please add your vehicle and the available number of seats.
POTLUCK & SIGN MAKING
Join us on Saturday, April 18th at 5pm for an evening of networking and socializing. We will provide food and encourage others who are able to bring food to share as well. Don't be discouraged if you can't make something to bring-- everyone is welcome and no one will be turned away!
We wil be discussing upcoming PAL events and ways to get involved, World Week for Animals in Labs, and carpooling up to Seattle for the March on the University of Washington. We will also be making signs and banners for the march, so please bring any art/craft supplies if you have them (think poster board, poster paper, canvas sheets, markers, paint, brushes, etc.). We need as many materials as possible!
Make a night of networking, get to know other advocates, find out ways to plug into the local animal liberation community!
When: Saturday, April 18th, 5pm
Where: 2249 E Burnside St., Portland, OR