Sunday 9

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.

WRITING CLASS, with author Gretchen Laskas. 2 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-494-8126.

Monday 10

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

MYSTERY BOOK CLUB, "The Winner," by David Baldacci. 7 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

LAKE RIDGE MOM'S CLUB, 7:30 p.m., Tall Oaks Community Center, 12298 Cotton Mill Dr., Lake Ridge. Free. 703-497-7112.

Tuesday 11

COMPUTER CLASS, for beginners. 9 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-494-8126.

EXCEL CLASS, all about spreadsheets. 9 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. A $10 fee is refunded upon completion of class; registration required. 703-361-8211.

STORY TIMES, for children ages 4-5, 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. For children 2-6 with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. 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.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP, for patients and family members, sponsored by Potomac Hospital. 7 p.m., Conference Rooms 2/3, Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-670-1767.

PARENTING CLASSES, in Spanish, sponsored by the Prince William Cooperative Extension Service. 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 15. Ferlazzo Government Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. $40; registration required. 703-792-6288.

PARENTING CLASSES, for parents of young children, sponsored by the Prince William Cooperative Extension Service. 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 15. Bethel United Methodist Church, 13506 Minnieville Rd., Woodbridge. $40; registration required. 703-792-6288.

ALZHEIMER'S CAREGIVER SUPPORT, 7 p.m., Woodbridge Senior Center, 13850 Church Hill Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-7328, www.alz-nca.org.

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

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

Wednesday 12

STORY TIMES, for children ages 2-3, 10:15 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd, Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For children ages 1-2 with a caregiver; 10:30 a.m., for children ages 3-6, 4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. For children 2-6 with a caregiver, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m.; for children 3-8 with a caregiver, 4 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. For children 2-5 with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. 703-361-8211. Free.

ENGLISH CHAT GROUP, 11 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

PARENTING CLASSES, to help parents who are living apart work out child-care decisions. Sponsored by the Prince William Cooperative Extension Service. 7-9 p.m. today and Oct. 19. Sudley North Government Center, 7987 Ashton Ave., Manassas. $40; registration required. 703-792-6288.

Thursday 13

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

STORY TIME, activities for children ages 6-12, 4 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd, Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For children 2-5 with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m.; for students in grades K and above, 4 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. 703-361-8211. For children 4-6, 10:30 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

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

WORD PROCESSING CLASS, 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. A $10 fee is refunded upon completion of class; registration required. 703-494-8126.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN BOOK CLUB, "Don't Play in the Sun," by Marita Golden. 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-494-8126.

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 or www.familiesanonymousva.com.

Friday 14

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 2-7 with a caregiver. 10:30 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, Prince William Chapter. 1-6 p.m., Lillian Carden Community Center, 222 Third Ave., Quantico. 703-368-4511.

Saturday 15

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

BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, Prince William Chapter. 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, 3713 Pennington Lane, Woodbridge. 703-368-4511.

STORY TIME, for all ages 11 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

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