Whether your pet is large or small, bring them with your entire family to Long Hill United Methodist Church’s first annual Blessing of the Animals, on Sunday, Oct. 6, from 2-3 p.m. It will be held on the church lawn. Pastor Dora Odarenko will give individual blessings to animals and their owners. Free “people and pet snacks” will also be available for all.

Long Hill United Methodist Church, is located at 6358 Main St., (Route 111) in Trumbull, next to The Corner Deli. There is additional parking in their second parking lot on Elizabeth Street, just past the deli. For further information, call 203-954-9691.