Sunday 27

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 2-3 p.m., Conference Room 2/3, Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-897-4095.

Monday 28

BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, Prince William Chapter. 3:30-8 p.m., Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas. 703-368-4511.

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

PFLAG MEETING, Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays. 7 p.m., Bull Run Unitarian Universalist Church, 9350 Main St., Manassas. 301-439-3524, www.bruu.org .

WOMAN'S CLUB OF MANASSAS, INC., 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 9325 West St., Manassas. 703-401-7609.

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

CABIN BRANCH QUILTERS, 7:30 p.m., Lake Ridge Baptist Church, 12450 Clipper Dr., Woodbridge. 703-491-9634, www.cabinbranch.org.

Tuesday 29

BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, Prince William Chapter. 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Woodbridge Senior High School, 3001 Old Bridge Rd., Woodbridge. 703-368-4511.

STORY TIMES, 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.

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.

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

CARDIAC SUPPORT GROUP, for patients and family members, sponsored by Potomac Hospital. 7 p.m., Potomac Center (next to the hospital), Suite 320, 2296 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-221-2500.

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

HOME-BUYING SEMINAR, 7-8:30 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-6287.

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

NOVA BOOK CLUB, "Watership Down," by Richard Adams. 7:30 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800.

Wednesday 30

MICROSOFT WORD CLASS, 9 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. $10 fee, refunded upon completion of class; registration required. 703-494-8126.

STORY TIMES, for children 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. Free; registration required.

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

SCRAPBOOK CLUB, 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

PARENTING CLASSES, to help families understand anger in the home, sponsored by the Prince William Cooperative Extension Service. 7-9 p.m. today through Dec. 14, Sudley North Government Center, 7987 Ashton Ave., Manassas. $40; registration required. 703-792-6288.

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

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

Thursday 1

STORY TIME, for ages 6 months to 2 years, 10:15 and 11 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For ages 4-6, 10:30 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. Free; registration required.

HODGEPODGE, trimming the tree, for grades K-5. 4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-792-4500.

CRAFT PROGRAM, felt circle ornaments, for ages 5 and older, 4 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. Creating a Christmas ornament, for grades 6-12, 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

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

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

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

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.

LA LECHE LEAGUE, 7:30 p.m., First United Presbyterian Church, Minnieville Road and Cardinal Drive, Woodbridge. 703-590-4181.

FAMILIES ANONYMOUS, for parents of children with substance abuse problems. 8:30 p.m., Marsteller School building, Room 24, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-530-8973, www.familiesanonymousva.com.

Friday 2

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

FRIDAY FLICKS, movies based on books for ages 3-7. 10:30 a.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

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 3

RECYCLING PROJECT, accepting newspapers, magazines and aluminum cans, sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 1196. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Woodbridge Senior High School, 3001 Old Bridge Rd., Woodbridge. 703-590-0511.

HOLIDAY CRAFTS, painted holiday ornaments, for all ages, 11 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. Make-and-take crafts, for all ages, 2-4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. Edible gingerbread creations, for all ages, 3 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas, 703-361-8211. Free; registration required.

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