St. Luke’s Annual First Friday Blessing of the Animals, October 4, 2019:
Doors open from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Pet Blessing will be at 7:00 P.M. All pets are welcome (leashed or in cages, please).
In addition to the blessing service, we will have special guests in Kreitler Hall: Cameron from CDE Exotics with his host of reptiles will give a hands on learning experience, Dancing Therapy Dogs, Pawsitively in Stitches, and organization benefiting needy adopted cats, and Pawsitively Delicious, will be selling homemade (US Dept. of Agriculture approved) dog treats. There will be an additional kid-friendly craft activity in the Memorial Garden (weather permitting) making bird feeders.
Aaron Patterson Organ Recital – Sunday, October 13th at 4PM. Recitalist Aaron Patterson will perform works by Bach, Franck, Gershwin, Persichetti, and Langlais. Mr. Patterson is an organ student at the Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia. He received first prize in the 2017 Albert Schweitzer Organ Competition (where he also received the audience prize) and the 2016 West Chester University International Organ Competition.