Thursday 30

COOKING WITH EVA, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $16 residents, $20 nonresidents; register. 540-372-1086.

CPR AND ADULT MODULE, 2-4 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $30; register. 540-372-1086.

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION TRAINING SEMINAR, for teachers and day-care providers. 6-9:30 p.m., Stafford Gymnasium and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $10; register. 540-373-8192.

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

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

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 1

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

CPR AND PEDIATRIC MODULE, 3-5 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $30; register. 540-372-1086.

NIGHT SOUNDS, all about noises creatures make at night. 6:30-8 p.m., Curtis Park Shelter #6, 58 Jesse Curtis Lane, Stafford. $5; $15 per family; register. 540-393-8192.

STORY TIME, for preschoolers. 10 or 11 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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 2

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, ages 6 and older. 1:30-3 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

QUILTING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

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

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

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

NOAH HISPANIC FESTIVAL, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Hurkamp Park, William and Prince Edward streets, Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1086.

TEDDY BEAR TEA PARTY, ages 5-9. 10-11 a.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $7; register. 540-372-1086.

SCRAPBOOKING, basic instruction. 9-11 a.m., Stafford Gymnasium and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $33; register. 540-373-8192.

Sunday 3

DOG FESTIVAL, parade and contests for pets and their owners. Noon-3 p.m., Hurkamp Park, William and Prince Edward streets, Fredericksburg. $3 per dog. 540-372-1086.

Monday 4

MOTHER GOOSE ACTIVITY, 2 and younger with an adult, rhymes, songs and activities. 10:30 a.m. or 11:30 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

BOOK BUNCH DISCUSSION, grades 4-6. 4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

GRAPHIC NOVEL DISCUSSION, for students in grades 7-12. 7-8:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

HOME REMEDIES, herbal oils. 6:30-7:45 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $30; register. 540-372-1086.

CHANCELLOR MOM'S CLUB, 10 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Leigh Mullikin, 540-785-7702.

Tuesday 5

WRITERS GROUP, grades 7-12. 6:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

STORY TIME, for grades K-2. 4:30-5 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

ART CLUB, grades 7-12. 4-5:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

FILMS ABOUT ARTISTS, "Light in the Darkness: Medieval: Giotto and Van Eyck" and "A New Dream: Renaissance: Michelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci, Holbein," a series exploring artists and the creative process. 7:30 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.

ALL ABOUT EBAY, how to buy merchandise. 4:30-6 p.m. today and Wednesday, Oct. 6, Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $5; register. 540-372-1086.

Wednesday 6

RESEARCHING THE LIBRARY, tips on using the library's online resources. 7 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

CLASSICS CLUB, book discussion of classics. 2 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

EXCEL SPREADSHEET CLASS, 7-9 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

GENEALOGY PROGRAM, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

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

BRIDGE CLUB, experienced players welcome. 12:30-3:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 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. Noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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