Friday 25

BABIES STORY TIME, for children 12 months and younger brought by a parent or other adult; songs, rhymes and stories. 10:15 a.m., Olney Branch Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Rd., Olney. Free. 301-570-1232.

FOREIGN-FILM SCREENING, "In the Mood for Love," a 2000 Cannes Film Festival award winner. 1:15-2:15 p.m., Holiday Park Senior Center, 3950 Ferrara Dr., Wheaton. Free. 301-468-4448.

Saturday 26

COMPUTER CLASS, learn to get more out of the computer at the library. 9 a.m., Fairland Branch Library, 14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville. Free. 240-773-9460.

BEGINNERS COMPUTER CLASS, information about the Internet and computers; bring your library card. 9:15-10 a.m., Davis Branch Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. Free; registration required. 240-777-0922.

TWINBROOK STORY TIME, for all ages, Eve Burton, children's librarian, tells stories. 11-11:30 a.m., Twinbrook Branch Library, 202 Meadow Hall Dr., Rockville. Free. 240-777-0240.

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, for children ages 2-6 brought by an adult; stories, poems and songs. 2 p.m., Wheaton Branch Library, 11701 Georgia Ave., Wheaton. Free. 240-777-0678.

EATING DISORDERS SUPPORT GROUP, for people recovering from body-image and eating disorders, sponsored by Eating Addictions Anonymous, a 12-step fellowship. 7 p.m. Saturdays, Holy Cross Hospital, second floor, 1500 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring. Free. 301-526-6746.

Sunday 27

FAIRLAND STORY TIME, for all ages, stories, songs and rhymes. 3:30 p.m., Fairland Branch Library, 14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville. Free. 240-773-9460.

Monday 28

ROME TRAVELOGUE, traveler Roger Langsdorf presents a slide show of photographs he took in Rome. 1:15-2:15 p.m., Holiday Park Senior Center, 3950 Ferrara Dr., Wheaton. 301-468-4448.

PAIN MANAGEMENT LECTURE, Paula Mintzies, social worker, discusses "Stress Management"; sponsored by Pain Connection; bring pillows, mats, ice or hot packs to make yourself comfortable. 1-2:30 p.m., Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center, 1000 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring. Free. 301-309-2444, or www.pain-connection.org.

Tuesday 29

FEDERAL WORKERS LECTURE AND LUNCH, Joan Marshall, executive director of Maryland College Savings Plan, discusses "Financing Your Child's or Grandchild's College Education"; sponsored by the Rockville Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Montgomery Country Club, 6550 Laytonsville Rd., Laytonsville. $16, includes lunch and tip; registration required. Call Ruby Lang, 301-762-6178.

FEDERAL JOB APPLICATIONS TIPS, learn about writing a "knowledge, skills and abilities" statement required on all federal job applications. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Jewish Social Service Agency, 6123 Montrose Rd., Rockville. $40; registration required. 301-587-9666.

POOLESVILLE PUPPET SHOW, for all ages, Carousel Puppets presents "Circus on Strings," an interactive puppet show. 7 p.m., Poolesville Branch Library, 19633 Fisher Ave., Poolesville. Free. 240-773-9550.

Wednesday 30

CONFLICT RESOLUTION, Marcia Cartagena, alternative dispute resolution coordinator, discusses "How to Resolve Conflicts Without a Lawyer." 11 a.m., Long Branch Senior Center, 8700 Piney Branch Rd., Silver Spring. Free. 301-431-5708.

AFTERLIFE PHILOSOPHY LECTURE, Rocco E. Porreco, Georgetown University associate professor emeritus in the Philosophy Department and author of the trilogy "The Life of the World to Come," discusses his views of the afterlife. 1 p.m., Friendship Heights Village Center, 4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase. Free; registration requested. 301-656-2797.

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP, information and support to stroke survivors and their caregivers living in Montgomery County. 1-2:30 p.m., Leisure World, Club House No. 1, 3700 Rossmoor Blvd. (at Rossmoor and Leisure World boulevards), Silver Spring. Free. Abbott Roseman, 301-598-3904.

WHEATON FOLK CONCERT, Steve Gellman, popular singer and guitarist, performs folk music favorites. 1:15-3:15 p.m., Holiday Park Senior Center, 3950 Ferrara Dr., Wheaton. $1. 301-468-4448.

BEADCRAFT WORKSHOP, for all ages, Native American craftsmen demonstrate centuries-old beadwork techniques; learn about the double needle technique, peyote beadwork, loom-woven beadwork and more. 2-4 p.m., Aspen Hill Branch Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Rd., Rockville. Free. 240-773-9410.

PARENTING WORKSHOP, for parents of children ages 4-12. Staff members discuss "Setting Limits for Extra-Challenging Children"; learn about setting and upholding firm and friendly limits. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Parent Encouragement Program, 10100 Connecticut Ave., Kensington. $30; couples $55; registration required. 301-929-8824.

Thursday 1

INTERNET CLASS, "Internet Searching II," learn about techniques for finding information on the Internet; take this class alone or any of three classes the library offers in any order. 9 a.m., Little Falls Library, 5501 Massachusetts Ave., Bethesda. Free; registration required. 301-320-4880.

FAIRLAND BOOK TALK, Khaled Hosseini's novel "The Kite Runner." 10:30 a.m., Fairland Branch Library, 14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville. Free. 240-773-9460.

BOOK DISCUSSION, Sharon Ewell Foster's novel "Passing by Samaria," sponsored by the library's African American Book Group. 7 p.m., Quince Orchard Branch Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Rd., Gaithersburg. Free. 240-777-0200.

AUTHOR LECTURE, Steven Roberts discusses "My Fathers' Houses: Memoir of a Family." 7:30 p.m., Friendship Heights Village Center, 4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase. Free. 301-656-2797.

-- Compiled by TINA TOLL

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