Blessing of the Animals:
11:30 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi parking lot, 35 Norfield Road. Father Michael Dunn will bless family pets with holy water while reciting a special prayer near the statue of St. Francis.
11:30 a.m. in the Memorial Garden at Norfield Church on Norfield Road. The Rev. Dr. Bernard Wilson will bless pets and lead participants in prayers about the roles that animals play.