Blessing of the Animals, Holy Eucharist "on the lawn" will take place at Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke, Trumbull, on Sunday, Oct. 9, at 9 a.m.

All pets are welcome.

Bring lawn chairs and live animals, pictures of animals who are now in heaven or stuffed animals and a food donation for the local food pantry.

Rain or shine, refreshments following.

For more information, contact Sharon Buzzeo, or call 203-375-1503 or Rev. Paul Carling, at