Thursday 3

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.

STORY TIME, ages 3-5. 10 and 11 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

STORY TIME, ages 3-5. 10:30 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

DIGITAL CAMERA CLASS, how to buy a camera. 11 a.m., Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St., Fredericksburg. $20; $27, nonresidents; register. 540-372-1086.

CLASSICS CLUB, book discussion of classics. 1 p.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. 540-785-9267.

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.

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

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

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

BOOK CLUB, "Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation," by Cokie Roberts. 7:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

Friday 4

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

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

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

TALES FROM WEST AFRICA, all ages. 7 p.m. Courthouse Community Center, 29 Stafford Ave., Stafford. $3, advance tickets; $4, at door. Reservations recommended. 540-373-8192.

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

Saturday 5

ETIQUETTE FOR CHILDREN, ages 6-10. 9:30-11:30 a.m., Stafford Gymnastics and Recreation Center, 500 Nelms Cir., Stafford. $16. Registration required. 540-720-1115.

QUILTING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE, grades 4-12. 9:30 a.m.-noon, Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

MOTHER GOOSE ACTIVITY, 2 and younger with an adult, rhymes, songs and activities. 10:30 a.m. today, Monday and Wednesday. Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM, 10:30 a.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

VEGETARIAN COOKING, 2-3:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

MEDITATION, learn the theory. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. 540-659-4909.

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

CONCERT, the Rappahannock Pops Orchestra with classical guitarist Pete Fields. 8 p.m., George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium, University of Mary Washington, 1301 College Ave., Fredericksburg. $15; $10, senior citizens and students. 804-224-7723.

Monday 7

CHANCELLOR MOM'S CLUB, 10 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Liza, 540-891-9054.

MOTHER GOOSE ACTIVITY, 2 and younger with an adult, rhymes, songs and activities. 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., Salem Church Branch Library, 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-785-9267.

BOOK BUNCH DISCUSSION, grades 4-6. 4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required 540-659-4909.

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

GRAPHIC NOVEL DISCUSSION, for students in grades 6-12. 7 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. 540-659-4909.

HISTORY PROGRAM, Fredericksburg' role in World War I. 7:30 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

Tuesday 8

STORY TIME, children 2-3 with a caregiver. 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.; all ages, 7 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

BROWN BAG BOOK GROUP, bring lunch and discuss "Three Junes," by Julia Glass. Noon-1 p.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. 540-372-1144.

HOLIDAY CRAFTS, for Thanksgiving, ages 6-14. 4-5 p.m., Rowser Complex, 1729 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Stafford. $8; $10, nonresidents. Registration required. 540-720-1115.

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

Wednesday 9

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

STORY TIME, children 2-3 with a caregiver. 9:30 a.m., Headquarters Library, 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Free. Registration required. 540-372-1144.

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.

BOOK CHAT FOR TEENS, grades 7-12. 4:30 p.m., Porter Memorial Library, 2001 Parkway Blvd., Stafford. Free. Registration required. 540-659-4909.

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