November already? The calendar insists, so let's usher in Month Eleven in our usual way: with Bob's Bulletin Board, a compilation of doings around town in the month ahead.

IN WASHINGTON:

HOLIDAY BAZAAR, NOV. 3, 1984--Vermont Avenue Baptist Church, 1630 Vermont Ave. NW., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, NOV. 18 -- At the residence of the Finnish ambassador, 3001 Woodland Dr. NW, sponsored by the Finnish Ladies Club of Washington. Further information: Tuula Barlow, 569-3725. BOOK SALE, NOV. 8-14 -- At 1255 23rd St. NW., to benefit Goodwill Industries. Further information: Mollie Haines, 636-4225. BAZAAR AND BAKE SALE, NOV. 3 -- At First United Methodist Church, 4329 Bowen Rd. SE, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Further information: Marie Suit 423-0336. ANTIQUE SHOW AND SALE, NOV. 3 and 4 -- Sponsored by the Mothers' Club of St. John's College High School, at the school, 2607 Military Rd. NW. Admission $2.50. Further information: Gillian Rozicer, 966-0595. BENEFIT AUCTION, NOV. 4 -- International Student House, 1825 R St. NW. Antiques from around the world featured. Admission $3. Further information: 232-4007. "OLD FASHIONED" BAZAAR, NOV. 9 and 10 -- Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church, Nebraska and New Mexico avenues NW. Further information: Libby Mitchell (654-1386) or Ann Ware (229-2906).

IN SUBURBAN MARYLAND:

CHRYSANTHEMUM SHOW, NOV. 3 and 4 -- Wheaton Plaza. Sponsored by Potomac Chrysanthemum Society. Further information: Emerson P. Slacum, 253-2269. BAZAAR AND BAKE SALE, NOV. 3 -- Mount Rainier United Methodist Church, 33rd Street and Bunker Hill Road, Mount Rainier, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Further information: Elizabeth Payne, 927-1779. CRAFTS SHOW AND SALE, NOV. 9 and 10 -- St. Jude's Church, 12701 Viers Mill Rd., Rockville. Further information: Mary Beahn, 460-5180. COUNTRY KITCHEN BAZAAR AND AUCTION, NOV. 3 -- Cheverly United Methodist Church, 2801 Cheverly Ave., Cheverly, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Further information: 773-1314. GOODS AND SERVICES AUCTION, NOV. 3 -- St. Raphael's Catholic Church, 1590 Kimblewick Rd., Rockville, beginning at 7 p.m. Admission $2.50. Further information: Jerry Beaulieu, 299-5914. CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, NOV. 17 -- St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 522 Main St., Laurel, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Further information: Norma Laverty, 490-2791.

IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA:

BENEFIT THEATER, NOV. 16 and 17 -- "To Potomac With Love," a musical, Woodbridge High School, 8 p.m. each night, to benefit Potomac Hospital. Tickets $5. Further information: Adele Kightlinger, 703-221-2724. ANTIQUES SHOW AND SALE, NOV. 9, 10 and 11 -- McLean Community Center, beginning at noon each day, to benefit James C. MacDonald Scholarship Fund. Further information: Bryn C. Pavek, 790-9248. WOODCARVING EXHIBIT AND SALE, NOV. 24 and 25 -- Marymount College Student Center, 2807 N. Glebe Rd., Arlington. Cosponsored by Northern Virginia Carvers and Capital Area Carvers. Further information: Christian L. Swartz, 521-7299. BAZAAR, NOV. 17 -- 4214 Ninth St. N., Arlington, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to benefit Endependence Center of Northern Virginia. Sponsored by Japanese community of Arlington. Japanese food and gifts featured. Further information: Hilda Foster, 525-3268.