Join the Dorset Library on Saturday, July 11, from 1 to 3 p.m., to celebrate the Dog Days of July. Dogs and people are invited to a fun afternoon that will include a cookout hosted by the library, contests, prizes, displays and music. There will also be a silent auction to benefit the library. Second Chance Animal Center and Someday Farm will be providing educational information and answering questions. Furry friends can enjoy a piece of dog-friendly birthday cake to celebrate Milla the Library Pug’s first Gotcha Day. For information, call 802-867-5774. In the event of rain, the day will be postponed to Saturday, August 1.