The Animal Event of 1999!
Come spend the day with nearly 500 rescued animals as
PIGS opens the
gate to a new 54-acre animal rescue and education facility on Saturday,
May 22, 1999. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. and admission is free.
* Enjoy vegan food
* Hear wonderful speakers
* Tour the Sanctuary
* Have fun at the Barn Dance
~ Lorri and Gene Bauston, Farm Sanctuary
~ Jim Mason, Author of "Animal Factories" and "An Unnatural Order"
~ Alix Fano, Campaign for Responsible Transplantation
~ Stephanie Shain, American Anti-Vivisection Society
~ Holly Hazard, The Doris Day Animal League
~ Kim Stallwood, The Animals' Agenda
~ and SPECIAL CELEBRITY GUEST Grant Aleksander from
"The Guiding Light"
Baltimore, MD: Follow Interstate 70 West to Frederick,
MD then follow
directions from Frederick, below.
Washington, DC: Follow Interstate 270 North to
Frederick, MD and follow
directions from Frederick listed below.
Frederick, MD: Follow Route 340 approx. 30 miles. Exit
onto Route 9 West
Martinsburg. Follow Route 9 West approx. 10 miles to the traffic light
the intersection of Route 480. Turn right onto Route 480. Follow Route
for 2.5 miles and turn left onto Persimmon Lane. Follow Persimmon Lane
1.2 miles to the Sanctuary entrance on the right.
Interstate 81: Take Exit 12 Route 9/45 Charles
Town/Harpers Ferry. Follow
Route 9 East approx. 10 miles to the traffic light at the intersection
Route 480. Turn left onto Route 480 and follow for 2.5 miles to
Lane. Turn left onto Persimmon Lane and follow for 1.2 miles to the
Sanctuary entrance on the right.
Dulles Airport: Take the Dulles Greenway (Route 267) and
exit onto Route 7
West. Follow Route 7 West and exit onto Route 9 West. Follow Route 9
to the traffic light at the intersection of Route 480. Turn right onto
Route 480 and follow for 2.5 miles to Persimmon Lane. Turn left onto
Persimmon Lane and follow for 1.2 miles to the Sanctuary entrance on the
Thomas Shepherd Inn
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
The Clarion Hotel is located just two miles from the Sanctuary and is
offering a special rate of $69. When calling, inform them that you will
attending the "Pig Sanctuary Grand Opening" to receive this special
For more information, visit
or call 304-725-PIGS (7447)
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