Pet Blessing- Bring your pets for this special blessing in honour of St. Francis of Assisi who was known for his love of animals. Prayers and the blessing will be held in the parish garden on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m. Please bring your pets on a leash or in a carrier or appropriate box. Entrance to the garden is at 1020 Semlin Street, Vancouver. For more info, please call St. Francis of Assisi Parish at 604-255-8855.