Thursday 4

GLENARDEN STORY TIME, for ages 2-5. 10:30 a.m., Glenarden Library, 8724 Glenarden Pkwy., Glenarden. Free. 301-772-5477.

LARGO STORY TIME, for ages 3-5. 11 a.m., Largo-Kettering Library, 9601 Capital Lane, Largo. Free. 301-336-4044.

ELECTORAL COLLEGE TALK, Michael White, a legal affairs and policy lawyer with the U.S. Office of the Federal Register, discusses the office's function in presidential elections and its role in publicizing government regulations, proposed rules and notices, as well as executive orders, proclamations and other presidential documents. 11 a.m., National Archives, Lecture Room C, 8601 Adelphi Rd., College Park. Free; driver's license or other photo ID required for admission. 202-208-7345.

ONLINE HOMEWORK HELP, for students in grades 4-12, tutoring in math, science, social studies and English from teachers, university professors and graduate school students. 2 p.m.-midnight daily; Spanish-speaking tutors in math and science, 2-10 p.m. Sundays to Thursdays. Libraries closed next Thursday for Veterans Day. Available at all branches of the Prince George's County Memorial Library System and through the library's Web site,

NEW CARROLLTON STORIES AND GAMES, for ages 6-9. 3:40 p.m., New Carrollton Library, 7414 Riverdale Rd. Free. 301-459-6900.

Friday 5

BOOK SALE AND BAZAAR, new and used books, baked goods and house plants for sale, sponsored by the Friends of the Upper Marlboro Library. 1-5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Upper Marlboro Library, 14730 Main St., Upper Marlboro. Admission is free. 301-574-2125.

BOWIE YOUTH TALK, for ages 6-17, a representative from the state Attorney General's Office will discuss "Choices and Challenges: Crime, the Courts and You"; refreshments served. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, Huntington South Neighborhood Park, 13311 11th St., Bowie. Free; registration required by Friday. 301-464-3725.

LANGELY PARK DIABETES TALK, diabetes prevention and management, in English and Spanish. 5 p.m. Tuesday, Langley Park Community Center, 1500 Merrimac Dr., Langley Park. Free; registration required by Friday. 301-445-4508.

Saturday 6

LANDOVER SAT COURSE, for ages 13-18, preparation for the SAT verbal section. 8:30-10 a.m. Saturdays through Dec. 11, Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Rd., Landover. $225; nonresidents of Prince George's and Montgomery counties, $270. Reservations required; call 301-583-2430 or

NEW CARROLLTON USED BOOK SALE. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday, New Carrollton Library, 7414 Riverdale Rd.. New Carrollton. Free. 301-459-6900.

NATIVE AMERICAN EVENT, a celebration of American Indians, especially those who live in the Maryland area. Visitors can learn to shoot a bow and arrow, paddle a canoe, play an Indian game and more; food and crafts available for sale. Sponsored by Patuxent River 4-H Center. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Patuxent River 4-H Center, 18405 Queen Anne Rd., Upper Marlboro. $3; per carload, $6. 301-390-7259.

HYATTSVILLE STORY TIME, for ages 3-6, in English and Spanish. 10:30 a.m., Hyattsville Library, 6530 Adelphi Rd., Hyattsville. Free. 301-985-4690.

MOTORCYCLE RIDERS PARADE, cyclists will meet in Fort Washington with donations or pledges and ride to Hyattsville to donate items to St. Ann's Infant and Maternity Home. Requested donations include unwrapped toys (no stuffed animals), diapers, personal care items, books, games, flashlights, alarm clocks and bicycle helmets for children 16 and younger; free refreshments. Sponsored by Bikers With Heart Inc. Registration, 10-11:30 a.m.; parade, 12:30 p.m. Meet at Fort Washington Harley Davidson, 9704 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington. Minimum admission, $15 in cash or gift certificates. 301-893-2900 or

GARDENING WITH NATIVE PLANTS, master gardeners discuss fall planting and help diagnose problems; bring fresh 3- to 4-inch samples with foliage from your plants for evaluation. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Accokeek Library, 15773 Livingston Rd., Accokeek. Free. 301-292-2880.

Monday 8

PERSONAL COMPUTER CLASS, for beginners 18 and older, hands-on instruction in the basics of computer use. 9 a.m.-noon Monday and Wednesday, Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Rd., Landover. $50; nonresidents of Prince George's and Montgomery counties, $60. Registration required. 301-583-2430 or

LARGO BOOK DISCUSSION, E. Lynn Harris' autobiography, "What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir." 1:30 p.m., Largo-Kettering Library, 9601 Capital Lane, Largo. Free. 301-336-4044.

FORT WASHINGTON SCRABBLE GROUP, for players of all skill levels, how to improve your strategy. 6:45 p.m., Sipp'ss Cafe, 10707 Indian Head Hwy., Fort Washington. Free. 301-868-6360.

Tuesday 9

LANDOVER JEAN ART WORKSHOP, for ages 13-16, bring a pair of jeans to paint designs on; markers and paint provided. 6:30-8 p.m., Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Rd., Landover. $5; registration required. 301-583-2400 or

Wednesday 10

LINE DANCING FOR SENIORS, ages 60 and older. 10 a.m.-noon, Langley Park Senior Center, 1500 Merrimac Dr., Langley Park. Free; registration required. 301-408-4343.

CAMP SPRINGS CIVIC MEETING, representatives from the Prince George's Department of Public Works and Transportation will discuss road maintenance, street lights, snow and leaf removal, and potholes. Sponsored by the Camp Springs Civic Association. 7 p.m., Thurgood Marshall Middle School, 4909 Brinkley Rd., Camp Springs. Free. 301-449-9479.

GREENBELT LIBRARY MEETING, the Greenbelt Friends of the Library discuss fundraising, volunteering and special projects. 7 p.m., Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt. Free. 301-345-5800.

LARGO ADOPTION WORKSHOP, representatives from Adoptions Together discuss the process for adopting a black child age 8 or older and available support services; adoptive parents must be residents of Maryland, Virginia or the District. 7-8:30 p.m., Largo-Kettering Library, 9601 Capital Lane, Largo. Free. 301-262-7000 or

Thursday 11

LANHAM JOINT AND SPINE SEMINAR, a discussion of options to treat degenerative diseases; anesthesia concerns of the elderly; prescribed medications and herbal supplements; hip and knee surgical interventions; and post-operative care. 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Doctors Community Hospital, Medical Office Building, fifth floor, 8118 Good Luck Rd., Lanham. Free. 301-552-8201.

-- Compiled by LISA MARTIN

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