Thursday 23

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

BOOK DISCUSSION, "Anna Karenina," by Leo Tolstoy. 7-8 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

MOTHER GOOSE ACTIVITY, 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.

PIZZA AND HOMEWORK, grades 4-12. Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

STORY TIME, for preschoolers. 10:30 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 24

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

T-SHIRT ART, make a leaf-print shirt. 4:15 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

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

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 25

VEGETARIAN COOKING, 2-4 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

MEDITATION, learn the theory. 4-5 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

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

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, 1:30-3 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

Sunday 26

MAGIC SHOW, 2:30-4 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $10, $5 ages 3-15; advance tickets only. 540-372-1086.

Monday 27

KNITTING GROUP, 7-9 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

BRAINSTORMERS, grades 5-6, volunteer projects. 4:15-5:15 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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

CHINESE WATERCOLOR DEMONSTRATION, 7-9 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

Tuesday 28

BOOK DISCUSSION, "The Grim Grotto," by Lemony Snicket, with games and crafts, grades 3-6. 4:30-5:15 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

COLLAGE/MIXED PAPER WORKSHOP, 7-9 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $20 residents, $27 nonresidents; 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.

MICROSOFT WORD CLASS, basic instruction. 7-9 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

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.

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

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.

Wednesday 29

ART ADVENTURES, explore Vincent van Gogh's works. Ages 5-8. 6:45-7:45 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $7; register. 540-372-1086.

TEEN COUNCIL, grades 7-12, monthly meeting. 7-8 p.m. Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

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

APPLES EVERYWHERE, crafts, treats and stories. 4:30-5;30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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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