Thursday 19

BASIC KNITTING CLASS, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 504-659-4909.

CPR CLASS, with first-aid certification. 9:30-3;30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $40; register. 540-372-1086.

BOOK BUNCH DISCUSSION, grades 4-6. Bring a book to share; snacks provided. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

MOTHER GOOSE ACTIVITY, 2 and younger with an adult. Rhymes, songs and activities. 9:30 a.m. today and 10:30 a.m., Saturday. Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL, grades 7-12. Games, prizes and lots of sweet treats. 3-4 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

EVENING STORY TIME, 7 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

EVENING STORY TIME, 7 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

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

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

Friday 20

CREATIVE CLAY WORKSHOP, ages 16 and older. 6-9 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $15, $21 nonresidents; register. 540-372-1086.

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

ALPHABET SOUP, preschoolers and day-care providers. 10 and 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

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

Saturday 21

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, 10:30-noon. Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AND CARNIVAL, 10 a.m.-noon., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909

MUSIC UNDER THE STARS, the Junkyard Saints perform. 7:30 p.m., Maury Stadium, Kenmore Avenue and William Street, Fredericksburg. $5, $3 senior citizens, $1 age 6 and younger. 703-777-6306.

Monday 23

SMOKING CESSATION, 7-9 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $40; register. 540-372-1086.

PIECEMAKERS QUILTERS, meet with others interested in quilting. 7 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

CONCERT, bring picnic and lawn chairs or blanket. 7 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

Tuesday 24

SILK FLORAL DEMONSTRATION, 6:30-8 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $10; register. 540-372-1086.

INVESTMENT SEMINAR, 7-9 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $5; register. 540-372-1086.

BRAIN GAMES, grades 7-12. 3:30-5 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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

MASTER GARDENERS, help with gardening problems. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

Wednesday 25

TEEN COUNCIL, grades 7-12. Monthly meeting. 7-8 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

WRITER'S CHOICE, grades 7-12. Local writers read from their work. 7-9 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

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

AFTERNOON MOVIES, all ages. Noon, Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

CERAMICS/CRAFTS, seniors. Volunteer provides instruction; others often share crafts. 10 a.m., Enon Community Center, 791 Truslow Rd., Falmouth. Small supply fee. 540-373-2229.

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

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

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