Sunday 14

FARMERS MARKET, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Dale Boulevard and Minnieville Road, in the commuter parking lot behind Center Plaza, Dale City. 703-670-7112, Ext. 228.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 2-3 p.m., Conference Room 2/3, Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-897-4095.

Monday 15

SUPPORT GROUP FOR THE VISION IMPAIRED, 10 a.m.-noon, Park West Lions Club, 8620 Sunnygate Dr., Manassas. 703-368-1721.

CRAFTS FOR KIDS, for children 6-12. 2 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

STORY TIMES, for children 2-6, with a caregiver, 3 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-361-8211.

ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLUB, 6 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

Tuesday 16

STORY TIMES, for toddlers, 10:15 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For children 2-3, with a caregiver, 10:30 and 11 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. Free; registration requested.

ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLUB, 10:30 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

SPANISH CONVERSATION CLUB, noon-2 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

CSI, children 6-12 can apply detective skills to games, crafts and food in program presented by the Prince William County Crime Prevention Unit. 1 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-792-4500.

TIPS FROM A MASTER GARDENER, sponsored by the Prince William County Extension Office. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-7747.

PRINCE WILLIAM CHESS CLUB, 7-9 p.m., Game Parlor, 14400 Smoketown Rd., Woodbridge. 703-670-5887.

POWERPOINT CLASS, 7-9 p.m. today and Aug. 23, Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. $10, fee refunded upon completion of class; registration required. 703-494-8126.

WRITERS ROUNDTABLE, 7:30 p.m., Francis Cannon VFW Hall, 9304 Centreville Rd., Manassas. 703-494-4260.

D.C. M.I.S.S. FOUNDATION, for parents who have lost an infant. 7:30 p.m., Woodbridge First Church of the Nazarene, 14001 Smoketown Rd., Woodbridge. 703-583-1503, www.dcmissfoundation.org.

BULL RUN TROUBADOURS, 7:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, Battle and Church streets, Manassas. 703-743-5867, www.brtva.org.

Wednesday 17

STORY TIME, for children 2-6, with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. For children 3-7, with a caregiver, 4 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. Free; registration requested.

KID FLICKS, for all ages. 11 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-494-8126.

NATIONAL ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES, Chapter 356. Lunch at 11:30 a.m., meeting at 12:30 p.m. Old Country Buffet, 8121 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 540-368-0246.

EXCEL CLASS, 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, for patients and family members, sponsored by Potomac Hospital. 7 p.m., Conference Room 2/3, Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-221-2500.

WRITERS GROUP, 7:30 p.m., Borders Books & Music, 2904 Prince William Pkwy., Woodbridge. 703-897-8100.

TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL, Lake Ridge Club 8913. 7:30 p.m., Tall Oaks Community Center, 12399 Hedges Run Dr., Lake Ridge. 703-494-5530.

Thursday 18

FARMERS MARKET, 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Church Street, next to the fire station in Old Town Manassas. 703-361-6599.

STORY TIME AND CRAFTS, for children 4-6, 10:30 a.m., and for grades 1-5, 2:30 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. For children 5 and older, 11 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For grades one and higher, 3 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. Free; registration requested.

NATIONAL ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES, Chapter 1270. Lunch at noon; meeting at 12:45 p.m., Montclair Golf, Tennis and Swim Club, 16500 Edgewood Dr., Dumfries. 703-494-5439.

THURSDAY THRILLERS, "The Alienist," by Caleb Carr. 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-494-8126.

EXCEL CLASS, a two-part class. 7-9 p.m. today and Aug. 25, Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. $10, fee refunded upon completion of class; registration required. 703-494-8126.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP, 7 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Ln. , Manassas. 703-368-9800.

WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS SUPPORT GROUP, for people 55 and younger, sponsored by Potomac Hospital. 7:30-9 p.m., Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-670-1722.

MANASSAS-WARRENTON CAMERA CLUB, 7:30 p.m., Manassas City Hall Council Chambers, first floor, 9027 Center St., Manassas. 540-439-0566, www.mwcc-photo.org.

FAMILIES ANONYMOUS, for parents of children with substance abuse problems. 8:30 p.m., old Marsteller School building, Room 24, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-530-8973, www.familiesanonymousva.com.

Friday 19

BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, Prince William Chapter. 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Defense Contract Management Agency, 10500 Battleview Pkwy., Manassas.703-368-4511.

ALCOHOL RECOVERY MEETING, Back Door Friends, 10 a.m.-noon, River Woods Community Center, 16573 Nanticoke Rd., Woodbridge. 703-221-5513.

KID FLICKS, for children 3-7, with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. For all ages, 10:30 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. Free.

LUPUS SUPPORT GROUP, for patients and family members, sponsored by Potomac Hospital. 7 p.m., Conference Room 2/3, Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-221-2500.

Saturday 20

FARMERS MARKETS, 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Church Street, next to the fire station in Old Town Manassas, 703-361-6599. 8 a.m.-2 p.m., 15016 Washington St., Haymarket Town Hall parking lot, Haymarket, 703-754-4816.

SCIENCE FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION, "The Island of Dr. Death and Other Stories," by Gene Wolfe. 2:30 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-361-8211.

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