The village of New Preston will be abuzz with activity Oct. 21 for the “Dog Days of New Preston” event Oct. 21 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Offerings will include a casting call to meet the paparazzi - for all dogs who want to be included in the 2018 Dogs of New Preston Calendar” - at DK Schulman, a book signing with Susanna Salk, author of “At Home with Dogs and their Designers: Sharing a Stylish Life,” at Pergola and sales at all village shops.

In addition, a portion of the proceeds from the sale of all dog items at all shops will be donated to the Brass City Rescue Alliance, which will be on hand at the event, and Little Guild of St. Francis.