Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., will hold their St. Francis Blessing of the Animals service on Sunday, Oct. 4, at 1 p.m. outside near the memorial garden. Bring your animals — large and small.  All are invited. For more information, call 203-375-1503.
Long Hill United Methodist Church is holding their annual Blessing of the Animals this Sunday, Oct. 4, from 1:30-3 p.m., rain or shine. Pastor Dora, herself an animal activist, will offer prayers for all our pets. You are invited to bring your pets, no matter if it's alive, a stuffed animal, or a picture of a living or family pet that has passed on. All will be blessed and prayed for. They will also have baked apple and pumpkin goods from church members as well. Long Hill United Methodist church is at 6358 Main Street (Route 111) in Trumbull. For information call 203-954-9691.