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Welcome The Rock Garden!

on Thu, 02/18/2016 - 20:13

So pleased to announce Rock Garden LLC our 1st sponsor for Compassionfest 2016. We are so lucky to have them as a vendor & sponsor at this years event. The Rock Garden is a bead, rock & mineral, gift, a metaphysical, book & jewelry shop and so much more.

Join Our Next Monthly Compassionfest Vegan Potluck!

on Tue, 01/19/2016 - 14:36

Compassionfest 2016 Planning Has Begun! Come Join The Fun.

on Mon, 12/28/2015 - 03:03

Compassionfest 2015 Unisex T-shirts & Muslin Backpack SALE!

on Mon, 08/10/2015 - 19:11

Did you forget to buy your 1st Annual Compassionfest 2015 Hamden, CT unisex t-shirt? Here's your chance. Don't wait.  $25 Each. T-shirts sizes SM & MED. One size fits all Muslin Backpack. Get it at


Successful Compassionfest 2015!

on Sun, 07/26/2015 - 11:53

Hold on to your heart folks! It's finally here: Compassionfest 2015, this Saturday July 25th, at the "1253 - Evolving Culture Center", 1253 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT. FREE and OPEN TO ALL. Be expecting greatness! This event will be like no other. The mission of this 1st annual Compassion festival is to unite like-minded people that believe in values of justice, equity and compassion.

Pleased To Welcome WMARA

on Sun, 06/07/2015 - 22:39


Pleased to welcome Western Mass. Animal Rights Advocates. WMARA are a local non-profit grassroots organization working to increase awareness about animal cruelty. We use education and legislation to help end animal suffering. We focus mainly on the following issues
- animals in agriculture
- animals in entertainment
- puppy mills
also trying to do more advocacy for animals in experimentation.
For more information go to
contact Sheryl Becker email

Pleased To Welcome, Tasty Kale

on Thu, 06/04/2015 - 22:32

Tasty Kale is dehydrated kale seasoned with the best, all natural ingredients from around the world. Try some today, because once you have tasted Tasty Kale , you'll never snack the same again. For more information go to

Welcome The Compassionate Living Project

on Tue, 06/02/2015 - 22:04

The Compassionate Living Project was founded in 2004 by Neil and Annie Hornish. In 1995, Neil and Annie became vegan for ethical reasons. Since then, they have been involved with numerous humane education and animal rights advocacy efforts in the Connecticut are. For more information go to .


Hartford Walk For Farm Animals!

on Fri, 05/22/2015 - 19:33

The Hartford Walk for Farm Animals is back on! Sign up at Compassionfest. The walk will take place Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 in Hartford's Bushnell Park! Join us as we change hearts and raise funds to support Farm Sanctuary, the largest farm animal shelter in North America. More information will be posted soon on and our Facebook page.

Pleased To Introduce CT's Celebrity Vegan Chef, Mary Lawrence.

on Mon, 05/11/2015 - 22:03

Have you been thinking about switching to a vegan diet but don't know where to begin? Chef Mary Lawrence will share tips and strategies to help you overcome any obstacle. She will address common concerns about where to get your protein, calcium and iron on a vegan diet, how to make food appealing to friends and family, what pantry staples are essential for every vegan household, and how to save time, money and your sanity in the kitchen.
Mary Lawrence is executive chef and owner of Well on Wheels, Connecticut's premier vegan personal chef service.