St. Helena’s Chapel will conduct its annual Blessing of the Animals service in honor of St. Francis of Assisi at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the church, 245 New Lenox Road.
All animals must be on leashes and up to date on their rabies vaccine. The pouring rain date is Sunday, Oct. 14.
All are welcome to walk St. Helena’s Meditation Meadow half-mile walk before or after the blessing.
Information: (413) 637-1483.