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Friday, Oct. 4, at 3:15 on the playground east of St. Mary’s School, 527 W. Jackson St.
Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8:45 a.m. in the parking lot of Schlarman Academy’s South Campus, Vermilion and Vorhees. The 20-minute service will include Scripture readings, prayer by the students and the blessing of animals great and small by area priests.
Friday, Oct. 4, at 2:30 p.m. on the playground of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy, 602 17th Avenue. Father Greg Jozefiak will administer the blessing.
Saturday, Oct. 5, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Church.
Saturday, Oct. 5, at 9:15 a.m. in the Memorial Garden of Sacred Heart Church, 1307 17th Avenue. Msgr. Dale Wellman will administer the blessing.
Thursday, Oct. 3, at St. Bernard Church, 509 E. Kansas Avenue. Please put your pet on a leash or in a carrier.
Friday, Oct. 4, 3 p.m. in the large field next to St. Vincent de Paul School, 6001 N. University St.