Did you get lost on news this weekend? Check in every Monday for the Monday Event mashup to catch up on the hottest action from the weekend.
+ Lakewood Ranch Main Street was closed Friday, Oct. 4, while a DJ played Top 40 songs for local kids to dance while parents socialized.
+ St. Armands Key Lutheran Church welcomed cats, dogs and even a hedgehog during its animal blessing event Saturday, Oct. 5.
+ Kids met search and rescue dogs and police horses while touring Sarasota County Fire Department’s Station 5 Saturday, Oct. 5m during a celebration of the department’s 25 year anniversary.
+ Roughly 100 attendees joined Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center at J.D. Hamel Park for Stepping Out Against Domestic Violence Saturday, Oct. 5.
+ Siesta Key Chapel parishioners gathered Sunday, Oct. 6, for World Communion Sunday and mission fair.