Thursday 27

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

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

HARRY POTTER BOOK CLUB, grades 4-6. 4:30 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.

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

FAMILY HALLOWEEN NIGHT, stories and crafts, costumes encouraged. 7 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

HEALING WITH HERBS, 18 and older. 7 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $35; $47, nonresidents. Registration required. 540-372-1086.

Friday 28

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

ALPHABET SOUP, Halloween hoopla, preschoolers and day-care providers. 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-785-9267.

HALLOWEEN HOOPLA, stories, songs and a costume parade, infants and preschoolers. 10:30 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

FABULOUS FRIDAYS, grades K-6. 4:15 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

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

Saturday 29

BASKET WEAVING CLASS, make a plaited Halloween basket. 9 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Stafford Gymnastics and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $21, $15 supply fee. Registration required. 540-720-1115.

PERENNIAL GARDEN CLUB, children 10 and older and adults. 9-11 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, 1:30-3 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

MOVIE MATINEE, original films made by local teens, 12 and older. 4-5:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

HERBAL HOME REMEDIES, tinctures and liniments, 18 and older. 6 p.m., Stafford Gymnastics and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $35. Registration required. 540-720-1115.

Sunday 30

CHESS DAY, all levels. 2-5 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

HALLOWEEN PARTY, all ages. 3:30-5 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $4, ages 4-10; $1, ages 2-3 and caregivers. Reservations recommended. 540-372-1086.

KNITTING GROUP, 7-0 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

Monday 31

HALLOWEEEN SPOOKTACULAR, crafts, stories and games, children 2-5. 10 a.m., Stafford Gymnastics and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $8; $10, nonresidents. Registration required. 540-720-1115.

BRAINSTORMERS, grades 5-6, volunteer projects. 4:15-5:15 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

CROCHET CLASS, 12 and older. 5 p.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $15; $20, nonresidents. Registration required. 540-372-1086.

SPOOKY STORIES, grades 6-12, costumes encouraged. 7 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

Tuesday 1

STORY TIME, children 2-3 with a caregiver, 9:30 a.m.; ages 2-5 with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

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

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

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

Wednesday 2

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

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

SCRAPBOOKING CLASS, 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 Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

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