AURORAâ€”Cats, dogs, and other animals will be blessed at a â€œBlessing of the Beastsâ€ worship service at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Fourth Street United Methodist Church, 551 S. Fourth St., Aurora.
The public is invited to bring animals to be blessed by Rev. David Eichelberger, church pastor.
A pork chop dinner to benefit the church will be served by the congregationâ€™s United Methodist Menâ€™s group at 5:30 p.m.
A one-chop dinner is $7.50, a two-chop dinner is $8.50. Dinners include potato, vegetables, salad, and a roll. Tickets at the door cost $1 extra.
Tickets are available after 10 a.m. Sunday worship services or at the church office from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday through Friday.
Paul Eggert of Aurora is coordinating a menâ€™s committee sponsoring the dinner.
Call (630) 892-7202 for more information.