Thursday 6

LOBBY SCRAPPERS, participants bring scrapbook projects. 9 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

EXERCISE, ages 55 and older. 9:30-10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

BOOK BUNCH DISCUSSION, grades 4-6. Bring a book to share; snacks provided. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

GAME NIGHT, chess or go, a Japanese game. 6:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

KNITTING GROUP, 6:30-8 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 504-659-4909.

HOME REMEDIES, herbal oils. 6:30-7:45 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $30; $40, nonresidents. Registration required. 540-372-1086.

HERBAL LIFESTYLE ANALYSIS, ages 18 and older. 7 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $35; $47, nonresidents. Registration required. 540-372-1086.

INTERNET CLASS, basic instruction. 7 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

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

Friday 7

STORY TIME, ages 2-5 with a caregiver. 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. 540-659-4909.

NEEDLEWORKING GROUP, 10 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. 540-659-4909.

ALPHABET SOUP, preschoolers and day-care providers. 10:30 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg, 540-372-1144. 10 a.m. or 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg, 540-785-9267. Free. Registration required.

"WIDOWED: THE NEXT STEP," 7:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1086.

Saturday 8

SCRAPBOOK MARATHON, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

MOTHER GOOSE ACTIVITY, ages 2 and younger with an adult. Rhymes, songs and activities. 9:30 a.m. today and Tuesday, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

BOOK DISCUSSION, conversations based on "Great Books of the Western World." 10 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, 1:30-3 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-785-9267.

STAFFORD STAMPERS, adults and children 10 and older can learn rubber-stamping techniques. Schedule and materials list available at Friends of the Library Gift Shop. 2-4 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

HEALING WITH HERBS, ages 18 and older. 6 p.m., Stafford Gymnastics and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $35. Registration required. 540-720-1115.

Monday 10

BOOK CLUB FOR HOME-SCHOOLERS, ages 9-12. 1:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-785-9267.

BOOK BUDDIES FOR HOME-SCHOOLERS, stories and crafts, ages 5-8. 1:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-785-9267.

GRAPHIC NOVEL DISCUSSION, for students in grades 7-12. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

TEEN COUNCIL, grades 7-12, monthly meeting. 6:30 p.m., Salem Church Branch, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-785-9267.

STAFFORD PIECEMAKERS QUILT GUILD, 7-9 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

BOOK DISCUSSION, "The Namesake," by Jhumpa Lahiri. 7:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. 540-372-1144.

Tuesday 11

STORY TIME, ages 2-5 with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

BROWN BAG BOOK DISCUSSION, bring a lunch. Discussion of "An Instance of the Fingerpost," by Iain Pears. Noon, Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. 540-372-1144.

YOUNG EINSTEINS, ages 6-10, fun with science. 4-4:30 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $8. Registration required. 540-372-1086.

COMPUTER CLASS, basic instruction. 7 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

Wednesday 12

LOBBY STAMPERS, rubber-stamping techniques. 9 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

SCRAPBOOKING CLASS, ages 18 and older. 9:30 a.m., Courthouse Community Center, 29 Stafford Ave., Stafford. $15. Registration required. 540-373-8192.

GAMES CLUB FOR ADULTS, mah-jongg featured; card players welcome. Noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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

BOOK CHAT FOR TEENS, 4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

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