Blessing of the Animals at Advent Lutheran
Bring a pet (or picture of a pet) for a Blessing of the Animals at Advent Lutheran Church, 5820 Pinemont Dr., in the fellowship hall (indoors) at 11 a.m. Oct. 14. A blessing and a medallion will be given. The entrance is at the Life Center door. Please keep all pets restrained and close to owner during the service.
Call 713-686-8201 or visit www.adventhouston.org for information.
St. Monica to hold annual Fall Bazaar
Save the date. St. Monica Catholic Church, 8421 W. Montgomery Rd., will hold their annual 2017 Fall Bazaar Oct. 14-15. Be a part of the festivities. Vendor booths available. Call Craig Adams at 713-818-2048 or Charles Cade at 713-851-1658.
For information visit www.stmonicahouston.com.
Open house at Arise Baptist
Arise Baptist Church, 803 Curtain, will hold an open house at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 15. A light breakfast of homemade tamales and other tasty items will be served, followed by worship service and a lunch for all who come.
Call 713-659-9697 for information.
Senior Activity Day at St. Stephen’s
The Bill Hardwick Memorial Golf Classic will be held Saturday, Oct. 21, at 8 a.m., at Jersey Meadow Golf Course, 8502 Rio Grande Dr., in Jersey Village. The entry fee is $125 per golfer ($75 for age 72+). For information, contact Dixie Hardwick at email@example.com or Ken Aldredge at firstname.lastname@example.org. Entry forms are also available through the church office.
Get a headstart on Christmas Shopping at the Holiday Artisan Market to be held in St. Stephen’s west sanctuary parking lot from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21.
Children are welcome to come with parents to Trunk or Treat, from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 22.
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is located at 2003 W. 43rd St. For information, call 713-686-8241 or visit www.stsumc.org and the church’s Facebook page.
Barbecue at Zion Lutheran
Zion Lutheran Church’s Men in Mission will be hosting their annual barbecue dinner from noon-1:30 p.m. Oct. 22, in Zion’s Great Room. All “free will” offerings will go toward the Men in Mission’s Seminary Scholarships.
Zion Lutheran Church is located at 3606 Beauchamp. Call 713-869-1493 for information.
The Great Pumpkin Patch at St. Matthew’s
The Great Pumpkin Patch, Barbecue and Silent Auction will be at 10 a.m. Oct. 21. Come and join in on all the fun, food and fellowship.
A beautiful handmade quilt, crafted by St. Matthew’s quilters, will be available to bid on in the Silent Auction, along with other miscellaneous items.
Kids can enjoy a variety of games. Delicious barbecued chicken will top the menu. Pick out a special pumpkin in the pumpkin patch.
St. Matthew’s UMC is located at 4300 N. Shepherd Dr. Visit the Facebook page, website at www.stmatthewsmethodist.org or call 713-697-0671 for information.