FEBRUARY 22-24, 2002
SHERATON GAINESVILLE HOTEL
Join us in this beautiful Gainesville setting to gain a greater
understanding of a compassionate lifestyle and the plight of all
sentient beings. Raise your awareness and take it back to your
MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
*Hear experts in Vegan Nutrition, Animal Ethics and
*Participate in Panel Discussions
*Enjoy Great Vegan Meals, Morning Exercise Classes, Exhibit Hall
*Network with Like-Minded Individuals & Form Friendships that will last
(SCHEDULED THUS FAR)
Don Barnes, Animal Protection Institute (former animal researcher)
Lorri Bauston, Farm Sanctuary (farmed animal activist)
George Eisman, Vegan Nutritionist, Author, "The Most Noble Diet"
Bruce Friedrich, PETA (vegetarian activism)
Jim Mason, Author, "An Unnatural Order" and co-author of "Animal
Ric O’Barry, World Society for the Protection of Animals, Author, "To
Free a Dolphin"
Wayne Pacelle, HSUS (political activism for animals)
Myriam Parham, Florida Voices for Animals (vegan nutrition)
Heidi Prescott, Fund for Animals (hunting issues)
Carey Theil, Grey2K USA (greyhound advocacy)
Invited: Jeff Novick, Pritikin Longevity Center, Director of Nutrition
Steve Hindi, SHARK (animals in entertainment, hunting issues)
Questions? Contact Event Coordinator: Chas Chiodo @
FOR BEST RATES, REGISTER EARLY
From the Friday reception to our Sunday departure the
Action Symposium will engage your mind & restore your spirits. Come to
this event to
learn from the past and begin to create a more peaceful world.
Friday, February 22: 3-10 pm registration, 7-10 pm reception. Register
early so you can meet other attendees and enjoy music & refreshments.
Saturday, February 23: Lecture Series in the am, Lectures and Panel
Discussions in the pm.
Sunday, February 24: Lecture Series in the am, Lectures and Panel
Discussions in the pm.
Talk one on one with experts of the animal rights and vegetarian
movements. Learn how to effectively organize outreach/community
education programs and conduct classroom/community presentations.
Increase your knowledge in animal ethics, human health and environmental
Stay on-site to take advantage of the special $69/ night (available
until Jan. 22) Sheraton Symposium room rate (up to 4 people/room). For
reservations call the Sheraton, 2900 SW 13th St., Gainesville, FL 32608
@ 352-377-4000. Call or Email Chas at 904-454-4341,
[email protected] for
off-site accommodations, including companion animal-friendly
hotels/motels and camping options.
Symposium Meals will be Vegan. Individual meals can be purchased (see
below). There are many vegan-friendly restaurants within 3 miles of the
Sheraton. Carpools can be arranged.
How Do I Pay?
Only Checks & Money orders will be accepted.
Make payable to Vegetarian Events and mail to: PO Box 1057, Alachua, FL
Number in Party:______
Phone # Day:____________________________________Eve:______________________
List additional names w/ phone numbers & addresses on
separate sheet of paper.
Meals provided ONLY w/reservations postmarked by Feb 8!
Register early for best rates; space is limited.
____ @$85 Full Symposium w/5 meals postmarked by Dec. 8 [email protected]$35 Full
Symp. No Meals by Dec. 8
____ @$90 Full Symposium w/5 meals postmarked by Jan. 5 [email protected]$40 Full
Symp. No Meals by Jan. 5
____ @$95 Full Symposium w/5 meals postmarked by Feb. 8 [email protected]$45 Full
Symp. No Meals by Feb. 8
____ @$50 Full Symposium w/ NO meals after Feb. 8
____ @$25 Saturday Only (Meals Extra) ____Breakfast ____Lunch ____Dinner
____ @$25 Sunday Only (Meals Extra) ____Breakfast ____Lunch (rates
____ @$65 Student w/ I.D. Full Symposium w/5 meals postmarked by Dec. 8
____ @$70 Student w/ I.D. Full Symposium w/5 meals postmarked by Jan. 5
[email protected]$15 Std. w/I.D. Full Symp No Meals by Jan. 5
____ @$75 Student w/ I.D. Full symposium w/5 meals postmarked by Feb. 8
[email protected]$20 Std. w/I.D. Full Symp. No Meals by Feb. 8
____ @$30 Student w/ I.D. Full Symposium w/ NO meals after Feb. 8
____ @$15 Student w/ I.D. Saturday Only (Meals Extra) ____Breakfast
____Lunch ____Dinner (rates below)
____ @$15 Student w/ I.D. Sunday Only (Meals Extra) ____Breakfast
____Lunch (rates below)
Individual Meals per day, Breakfast $8. Lunch $12.
Saturday Dinner $14. Total______
Please Note: A limited number of discounts for
volunteers are available. Call Vegetarian Events at: 904-454-4341
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