Sunday 4

HOLIDAY ART SHOW, sponsored by the Manassas Art Guild. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Java Rock Coffee House, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-369-1081.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 2-3 p.m., Conference Room 2/3, Potomac Hospital, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-494-5763.

MEET THE AUTHOR-ILLUSTRATOR, Rosalyn Schanzer writes about American history and tall tales. 2 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

Monday 5

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

MEDICARE PROGRAM, information about the new prescription drug program. 10 a.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-792-4500.

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

PERSONAL FINANCE SEMINAR, 7-8:30 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free; registration required. 703-792-6287.

CROHN'S AND COLITIS SUPPORT, 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.

PRINCE WILLIAM PURLERS KNITTING GUILD, 7-9 p.m., Hearth And Home, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-491-8619.

MULTICULTURAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION, 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

CRAFT NIGHT FOR TEENS, making Christmas ornaments. 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

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

Tuesday 6

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

WORD PROCESSING, a two-part class today and Dec. 13. 9 a.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. $10; fee refunded upon completion of class. Registration required. 703-361-8211.

STORY TIMES, 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 4-5, 10:15 a.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. 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.

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.

CREATIVE WRITING SEMINAR, 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free; registration required. 703-792-4800.

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 Dec. 13, Ferlazzo Government Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. $40. Registration required. 703-792-6288.

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

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

Wednesday 7

MICROSOFT WORD CLASS, designing newsletters and flyers, a two-part class today and Dec. 14. 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 ages 2-6 with a caregiver, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m., and ages 3-7, 4 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge, 703-792-4800. For ages 2-3, 10:15 am., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 703-494-8126. For ages 3-6, 4 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. Free; registration required.

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

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

CRAFT NIGHT, participants bring projects to share. 7 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4500.

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

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 8

STORY TIME, 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 requested.

TRAVEL CLUB, how gardens reflect world cultures. 12:30 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. Registration required. 703-792-4500.

SHENANIGANS, edible crafts, for grades K and above. 4 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. Free. Registration required. 703-361-8211.

TERRIFIC THURSDAYS, holiday crafts for ages 6-12. 4:30 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. Registration required. 703-494-8126.

CANCER 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.

JUNIOR WOMAN'S CLUB OF MANASSAS, 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 9325 West St., Manassas. 703-392-0186.

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

AFRICAN AMERICAN BOOK CLUB, "Is Bill Cosby Right? (Or, Has the Black Middle Class Lost Its Mind)," by Michael Eric Dyson. 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-494-8126.

MICROSOFT WORD CLASS, personalized holiday greetings. 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. $10; fee refunded upon completion of class. Registration required. 703-494-8126.

FAMILY CRAFTS, 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. Registration required. 703-792-4800.

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 9

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, 703-792-4800, and Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas, 703-792-4500. Free. Registration requested.

Saturday 10

STORY TIME, for ages 3-6 with a caregiver, 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.

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