United By Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church

United By Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3240 W. 98th St., in Evergreen Park, will host a pancake breakfast and bake sale on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to noon.

The cost is $8 per person or $20 per family of four.

For more information, call the church office at (708) 422-6301.

Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church

Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 9401 S. Oakley Ave., invites community residents to bring their pets for a special pet blessing in the outside baptismal garden at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7.

Animals should be properly socialized and on leashes or in cages. Animals that don’t travel well are invited to be present and blessed by means of a photo. All are welcome.

For more information, call the church office at (773) 445-7558.

Trinity Evangelical Covenant Church

The Pryme Tymers, an active fellowship that meets at Trinity Evangelical Covenant Church, 9230 S. Pulaski Road, in Oak Lawn, invites the community to its eighth annual fashion show benefitting the Crisis Center of South Suburbia on Thursday, Oct. 12, at 11 a.m.

Models from the membership, with the theme “From the Closet to the Runway,” including music and narration, will help to make the event memorable.

At noon, a catered beef stew luncheon will be served.

The cost is $7, and requires reservations by Friday, Oct. 6.

For more information, call the church office at (708) 422-5111 or Tom Panush at (708) 636-7548.

A non-perishable canned good is also collected for the Blue Island Salvation Army food pantry.