Thursday 30

LOBBY SCRAPPERS, bring scrapbook projects. 9:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

EVA'S WINTER COOKING LESSONS, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. Residents, $16; nonresidents, $20; registration required. 540-372-1086.

STORY TIME, and songs, ages 3-5. 10 or 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; sign-up requested. 540-785-9267.

SENIOR BRUNCH, bring food to be prepared and join others for cards afterward. 11 a.m., Enon Community Center, 791 Truslow Rd., Falmouth. Free. 540-373-2229.

LUNCH BUNCH, up to age 5, bring lunch and listen to stories, dessert provided. 12:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

SENIOR EXERCISE, 55 and older. 9:30-10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

GROUNDHOG DAY CELEBRATION, ages 4-5. 10-11 a.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $5; registration required. 540-372-1086.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE, taught by Stafford County Adult Education staff. 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909, 540-898-8165 or 800-433-1520.

Friday 31

ALPHABET SOUP, preschoolers and day-care providers. 10:30 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

PERENNIAL GARDEN CLUB, adults and 10 and older. 9-11 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

DROP-IN STORY TIME, ages 3-5 and day-care providers. 10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

WIDOWED: THE NEXT STEP, a chance to share experiences and make friends. 7:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1086.

ALPHABET SOUP, preschoolers and day-care providers. 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

STORY TIME, ages 2-3. 10 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

Saturday 1

VEGETARIAN COOKING CLASS, 2-3:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

MEDITATION, learn the theory of meditation. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

PRESCHOOL CAFE, ages 4-7, prepare a meal for parents. 11 a.m.-noon, Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $6; registration required. 540-372-1086.

Monday 3

RAPE AGGRESSION DEFENSE, grades 7 and higher and adults, learn how to fight back when safety is threatened. 6:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; registration required. 540-372-1144.

INTERNET BASICS, 2-4 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

COLLEGE SAVINGS, learn about online and in-house financial aid resources. 7-8:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

CHANCELLOR MOM'S CLUB, 10 a.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Ginny Masaitis, 540-898-5992.

Tuesday 4

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, weight-loss support group, 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. 540-659-5995.

LECTURE, Lena Williams, author and New York Times reporter. 7 p.m., Lee Hall Ballroom, Mary Washington College, 1301 College Ave., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-654-1044.

VALENTINE CRAFTS, ages 4-10. 7-8 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $8; registration required. 540-372-1086.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE, taught by Stafford County Adult Education staff. 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909. 540-898-8165 or 800-433-1520.

SKULL SLEUTHS, teens, forensics program. 4-5:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $6; registration required. 540-372-1086.

Wednesday 5

BRIDGE CLUB, experienced players welcome. 12:30-3:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

LOBBY STAMPERS, weekly demonstration of rubber-stamping techniques. 9 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

SENIOR BRUNCH, bring food to be prepared and join others for cards afterward. 11 a.m., Enon Community Center, 791 Truslow Rd., Falmouth. Free. 540-373-2229.

GAMES CLUB FOR ADULTS, mah-jongg featured, card players welcome. 1 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

-- Compiled by Camille Ross

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