Thursday 9

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, 10-11 a.m., Enon Community Center, 791 Truslow Rd., Falmouth. 540-373-2229.

LUNCH BUNCH, all ages, bring lunch and listen to stories, dessert provided. Noon, Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

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

BLUES HOUSEPARTY FILM, featuring a variety of blues musicians. 7 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

STORY TIME, for preschoolers. 10:30 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

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

STORY TIME, for preschoolers. 10 or 11 a.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 10

FABULOUS FRIDAY, grades K-6. 4-5 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

ALPHABET SOUP, preschoolers and day-care providers. 10:30 a.m., 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 11

BIRDS OF PREY, meet a variety of raptors, for ages 4 and older. 10 a.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $4; register. 540-372-1086.

STAFFORD STAMPERS, adults and children 10 and older, learn rubber-stamping techniques. Schedule and materials list available at Friends of the Library Gift Shop. 2-4 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

BOOK DISCUSSION, conversations based on "Great Books of the Western World." 11 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

SCRAPBOOK MARATHON, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

Monday 13

PET PORTRAITS, paint a picture of your pet with watercolors or acrylics, ages 16 and older. 7-9 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $15, $20 nonresidents; register. 540-372-1086.

BOOK BUDDIES, ages 5-8. 1:30-2:15 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

BOOK CLUB, for homeschoolers, ages 9-12. 1:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

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

BOOK DISCUSSION, "One Hundred Years of Solitude," by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

Tuesday 14

SOUTHWESTERN LUNCHEON, for senior citizens, bring a dish to share. 11 a.m., Carl Lewis Community Center, 154 Telegraph Rd., Stafford. Free. 540-373-2229.

GOOD EATS, learn about good nutrition for children. 1-3 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

MAKE AND TAKE, grades 4-6, crafts, stories and a snack. 4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

CONCERT, bring lunch or buy one at the park and hear local performers. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Hurkamp Park, William and Prince Edward streets, Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1086.

STORY TIME, ages 2 and 3 with caregiver. 10:30 a.m. today or 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

EVENING STORY TIME, 7 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

Wednesday 15

HOMESCHOOLERS GUIDE TO RESEARCH PROJECTS, grades 3-12. 10-11 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

ALL ABOUT BULBS, learn about daffodils. 7-9 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

INTERNET BASICS, 7-9 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

STORY TIME, ages 2-5 with caregiver. 10 and 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

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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