Sunday, September 17 – 12 noon to 2 p.m.
Pet Blessing begins at 12:30 p.m.
At the Roberts Park UMC Church Lawn
All creatures great and small, along with their people, are invited to an outdoor ice cream social and Blessing of the Animals on Sunday afternoon, September 17. Celebrate the joy and companionship that pets bring to our lives and honor the unique contributions of service animals to our community.
There will be ice cream, pet treats and music along with representatives from animal welfare organizations, including FACE, FIDO, the Southside Animal Shelter and Three-Dog Bakery.
Donations of dog and cat food will be appreciated. Please bring pets on leashes or in carriers for the comfort of all attendees. Water and waste bags will be available.
“The dog days of summer” takes on a whole new meaning this year. Come and enjoy.