Wenatchee

Church invites public to receive blessings for beloved pets

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will be holding its annual “Blessing of the Animals” for pets Sunday before the 8 and 10 a.m. services at the church, 428 King St.

The church invites the public and pets to attend. Animals must be leashed, held securely in arms or in carriers.

Coffee will be served an hour after the 10 a.m. service. Guests are encouraged to stay and attend services.

For more information, call 662-5635.

Entiat

Community invited to Fall Family Festival Oct. 19

The Entiat Friends Church will host a Community Fall Family Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 19.

The festival takes place at the church, 2848 Entiat River Road.

The community is invited to attend the event, which will have free admission, activities and food.

Activities will include a basketball shoot, petting zoo, bingo with prizes and more.

Food items include barbecued hot dogs and burgers, homemade apple pie, hot drinks and more.

For more information, call 784-1342

— compiled by Cala Flamond, World staff

Articles of Faith and Family Notebook run every Friday in the Family, Faith section. Submissions should be sent at least one week prior to desired publication to: Cala Flamond at The Wenatchee World, P.O. Box 1511, Wenatchee, WA 98807-1511; faxed to 661-6382; or emailed to flamond@wenatcheeworld.com.