Sunday 13

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.

WRITERS GROUP, 2 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-494-8126.

Monday 14

BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, Prince William Chapter. 2-6:30 p.m., Hope Lutheran Church, 10391 Sudley Manor Dr., Manassas. 703-368-4511.

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

PARENTING CLASSES, for parents of school-age children. Sponsored by the Prince William Cooperative Extension Service. 7-9 p.m. Mondays through Dec. 19. Sudley North Government Center, 7987 Ashton Ave., Manassas. $40; registration required. 703-792-6288.

MYSTERY BOOK CLUB, "Last Writes," by Laura Levine. 7 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

EVENING STORY TIME, for children ages 2-6. 7:15 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

Tuesday 15

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

E-MAIL CLASS, basic instruction. 9 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. Free; 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 ages 2-3, with a caregiver, 10:30 and 11 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. For ages 2-6, with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver, 6:30 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. 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.PREVENTING FALLS FOR SENIOR CITIZENS, balancing exercises. Noon, Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

MANIACAL MACHINERY, middle and high school students create and build a newfangled machine. 4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-792-4500.

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 Nov. 22, Sudley North Government Center, 7987 Ashton Ave., Manassas. $40; registration required. 703-792-6288.

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

D.C. MISS 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.

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

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

Wednesday 16

STORY TIMES, for children ages 2-3, 10:15 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For ages 2-6, with a caregiver, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m.; for ages 3-7, 4 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. For ages 2-5, with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. For all ages, 10:30 a.m., ages 3-6, 4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. Free.

NATIONAL ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES, Chapter 356. Lunch, 11:30 a.m.; meeting, 12:30 p.m., Old Country Buffet, 8121 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-361-4677.

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.

MAGIC SHOW, 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126.

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

PRINCE WILLIAM ART SOCIETY, 7:30 p.m., Canterbury Woods Community Center, 12104 Chaucer Lane, Lake Ridge. 703-590-1437.

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

Thursday 17

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

OLD TOWN BUSINESS ASSOCIATION, 8 a.m., Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. 703-257-7895.

STORY TIMES, for children ages 2-5, with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. For ages 4-6, 10:30 a.m., for grades K-6, 4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. For ages 6-24 months, 10:15 a.m.; and for ages 6-12, 4 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. Free.

SHENANIGANS, crafts for children in grades K and higher. 4 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-361-8211.

AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 2233 Tackett's Mill Dr., Woodbridge. $14; nonmembers, $19. 703-492-4144.

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

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

TEEN BOOK CLUB, 7 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free; registration requested. 703-792-4500.

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

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

ALZHEIMER'S CAREGIVER SUPPORT, 7:30 p.m., Caton Merchant House, 9201 Portner Ave., Manassas. 703-792-4034, www.alz-nca.org.

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, Room 24, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-530-8973, www.familiesanonymousva.com.

Friday 18

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

USED BOOK SALE, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Saturday, and noon-2 p.m. Sunday, Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-494-8126.

FRIDAY FLICKS, for children ages 2-7, 10:30 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge,703-792-4800; for all ages, 10:30 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. Free; registration required.

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. 703-497-8339.

Saturday 19

FARMERS MARKET, 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Church Street, next to the fire station in Old Town Manassas. 703-361-6599.

PROSTATE CANCER FORUM, with oncologist Charles Myers. 10 a.m.-noon, Westminster at Lake Ridge Retirement Community, 12191 Clipper Dr., Lake Ridge. Free. 703-497-0628.

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

"THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE," for grades K-8, performed by Kaleidoscope Theatre. 11 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-361-8211.

SCIENCE FICTION BOOK CLUB, "The Green Millennium," by Fritz Leiber. 2:30 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. 703-361-8211.

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