Thursday 28

HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULARS, crafts, stories and snacks. 11 a.m., ages 2-5; 6-6:45 p.m., ages 3-5; 7-7:45 p.m., ages 6-10.; Stafford Gymnasium & Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $8, $10 nonresidents; register. 540-373-8192.

AVIATION HISTORY, 7-9 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-785-9267.

HALLOWEEN FUN, for the entire family. 7-7:45 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free; register. 540-659-4909.

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

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 29

HALLOWEEN STORIES, ages 5 and older. 5-5:45 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $7, register. 540-372-1086.

HALLOWEEN HOOPLA, infants and preschoolers, stories, songs and costume parade. 10-10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. 10:30-11 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-659-4909 or 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 30

HALLOWEEN SPOOKOVER, ages 5-12, costume contests, movies, prizes. 8 p.m.-8 a.m., Stafford Gymnasium & Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $30; register. 540-373-8192.

FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL, hayrides, music, food and wine tastings. 11 a.m.-5 pm., Hartwood Winery, 345 Hartwood Rd., Fredericksburg. $10 adults, $5 designated drivers and children under 21, free children 11 and younger. 540-752-4893.

CPR CLASS, ages 14 and older, certification upon completion. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $35, register. 540-372-1086.

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, grades K-6, 1:30-3 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

Sunday 31

LIFE AFTER RETIREMENT, 2-5 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

Monday 1

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, grades 7-12. 7 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 and Wednesday. Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free; register. 540-372-1144.

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

SENIORS DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS, 50 and older. 9 a.m-1 p.m., also Wednesday, Nov. 3. Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $10; 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.

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

Tuesday 2

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

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

STORY TIME, ages 2-3 with caregiver, 10 a.m., all ages, 7 p.m. Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

FILMS ABOUT ARTISTS, " The Age of Splendor: The Baroque: Rembrandt, Rubens, Caravaggio, Bernini," "Reason and Enlightenment: Rococo: Hogarth, Gainsborough, Chardin, David," part of a series exploring artists and the creative process. 7:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

Wednesday 3

STORY TIME, ages 2-3 with caregiver. 10 and 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register.540-785-9267.

ONLINE RESOURCE WORKSHOP, 7 pm., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free; register.540-785-9267.

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

IMPROV NIGHT, presented by the Stafford High School Improv Troupe. 6:15 p.m. workshop, 7:30 p.m. comedy show, Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

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

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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