Thursday, Oct. 5

"La Cucaracha Martina" InterAct Story Theatre presents this bilingual performance. 10:15 a.m. St. Christopher's Church, 8001 Annapolis Rd., New Carrollton. 301-459-6900. pgcmls.info. Free.

Intro to fundraising planning The Foundation Center hosts this program to learn how to organize and execute fundraising efforts. 11 a.m. Laurel Library, 507 Seventh St., Laurel. 301-776-6790. pgcmls.info. Free.

Widowed persons support group Patuxent Widowed Persons Service host this six-week support group for those mourning the loss of a spouse. Runs through Nov. 9 2-4 p.m. Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Dr. 301-577-4312 or 301-483-8202. Free, registration required.

Luther Goldman bird walk The Prince George's Audubon Society leads this walk through open water, wetlands, wood edge, riparian forest, paved trails and other outdoor habitats. 3 p.m. Luther Goldman Birding Trail, Lake Artemesia Natural Area, Ruatan Street and Berwyn Road, Berwyn Heights. 301-509-5122. pgaudubon.org. Free.

Lego creative club Freestyle building for ages 5-12. 5 p.m. Bladensburg Library, 4820 Annapolis Rd., Bladensburg. 301-927-4916. pgcmls.info. Free.

Friday, Oct. 6

Hispanic Heritage Month Fest Games, music and activities inspired by Hispanic culture. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. William Beanes Community Center, 5110 Dianna Dr., Suitland. 301-568-7719. pgparks.com. Free.

Sip, dip and paint An art workshop for those 40 and older to celebrate of Hispanic Heritage Month by painting glassware. Snacks provided. 1-3 p.m. Camp Springs Senior Center, 6420 Allentown Rd., 301-627-2828. pgparks.com. $20-$25, registration required.

Bibliobop dance party Age 5 and younger can shake, boogie and bop to fun music. 3 p.m. Laurel Library, 507 Seventh St., Laurel. 301-776-6790. pgcmls.info. Free.

Sneaks reads Discuss latest books and practice reading with games and other activities. 4:30 p.m. Hyattsville Library, 6502 America Blvd. 301-985-4690. pgcmls.info. Free.

Saturday, Oct. 7

Bowie bird walk The Prince George's Audubon Society sponsors this group walk through the freshwater wetland to look and listen for bird species. 7:30 a.m. Fran Uhler Natural Area, 506-9512 Lemons Bridge Rd., Bowie. 240-603-5201. pgaudubon.org. Free.

Healthy trails 5K An outdoor run in honor of the Armed Forces and veterans. Proceeds will support the county park services' Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies initiatives. 8 a.m. Woodrow Wilson Bridge Trail, 7200 Harborview Ave., Oxon Hill. 301-446-6800. $25, registration required.

Gardening workshop The Prince George's County Master Gardeners will answer gardening questions. 8 a.m.-noon. Cheverly Community Center, 6401 Forest Rd. 301-868-8781. Free.

Computer basics Learn basic skills. 9 a.m. Surratts-Clinton Library, 9400 Piscataway Rd., Clinton. 301-868-9200. pgcmls.info. Free, registration required.

Virtual reality field trip Ages 13-18 can explore the world with Google Expeditions VR tours. 11 a.m. Oxon Hill Library, 6200 Oxon Hill Rd., Oxon Hill. 301-839-2400. pgcmls.info. Free.

iLead tutoring and mentoring Students in grades 6-8 can receive help with homework. Noon. Beltsville Library, 4319 Sellman Rd., Beltsville. 301-937-0294. ileadsuccess.org Free.

Dance, dance, dance Performances by children ages 5-12. 1 p.m. Spauldings Library, 5811 Old Silver Hill Rd., District Heights. 301-817-3750. pgcmls.info. Free.

Senior computer club Age 60 and older can learn basic computer skills, how to use the Internet and Microsoft programs. 1 p.m. Oxon Hill Library, 6200 Oxon Hill Rd., Oxon Hill. 301-839-2400. pgcmls.info. Free.

Crochet workshop A sewing circle for all ages and skill levels. 1 p.m. Mount Rainier Library, 3409 Rhode Island Ave., Mount Rainier. 301-864-8937. pgcmls.info. Free.

Laurel chess club Learn to play or improve skills. 1:30 p.m. Laurel Library, 507 Seventh St., Laurel. 301-776-6790. pgcmls.info. Free.

Puppy-quette! A dog trainer teaches ages 5-12 how to positively interact with dogs. 2 p.m. Bowie Library, 15210 Annapolis Rd. 301-262-7000. pgcmls.info. Free.

Afternoon aviators A scientific workshop for 6 and older to explore the principles of flight during College Park Day. 2 p.m. College Park Aviation Museum, 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Dr., College Park. 301-864-6029. $5.

International soccer night Ages 10-17 are invited to wear their favorite soccer jersey and play or watch. 7-10 p.m. Good Luck Community Center, 8601 Good Luck Rd., Lanham. 301-522-1093. pgparks.com. Free.

Riverdale Park Day The annual community day features music, vendors, food, games and more. Noon-5 p.m. Riverside Neighborhood Park, 5801 Riverside Dr., Riverdale Park. 301-927-6281. riverdaleparkmd.info. Free.

Sunday, Oct. 8

Bowie farmers market Shop fresh, local produce, baked goods, meats and more. 8 a.m.-noon., through Oct. 29. Bowie High School, 15200 Annapolis Rd. 301-809-3078, cityofbowie.org. Free.

Mask-making mayhem Arts-and-crafts workshop for all ages. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. MilkBoy ArtHouse, 7416 Baltimore Ave., College Park. 240-623-1423. milkboyarthouse.com. Free.

Glade Dance Collective The local troupe leads this dance workshop and concert to teach improvisation techniques to those 12 and older. Workshop 4-6 p.m. Concert at 7 p.m. Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Road, College Park. 301-927-3013. cpae.org. Workshop $10, concert $15.

Monday, Oct. 9

Story time on screen Age 5 and younger can watch stories read from the big screen, a short film, and popcorn and crafts. 10:30 a.m. Old Greenbelt Theater, 129 Centerway. 301-345-5800. Free.

Women writer's group Meet other female authors and complete group exercises and critique work. 1 p.m. Accokeek Library, 16200 Livingston Rd. 301-283-2521. pgcmls.info. Free.

Bilingual story time Stories, songs and finger plays in English and Spanish. For ages 3-5. 7 p.m. Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd. 301-345-5800. pgcmls.info. Free.

Latin dance night The Latin club performs salsa, merengue, bachata and cha-cha. 7 p.m. Spauldings Library, 5811 Old Silver Hill Rd., District Heights. 301-817-3750. pgcmls.info. Free.

CardioHIT No Excuse Workout leads this outdoor group fitness class for all ages. 7-8 p.m., through Oct. 23. National Harbor, 137 National Plaza. 877-628-5427. nationalharbor.com. Free.

4-wheel driver volunteers needed Hospice of the Chesapeake seeks four-wheel vehicle drivers to assist patients in Prince George's and Anne Arundel counties. Call 443-837-1508 or 800-745-6132 or visit hospicechesapeake.org.

Tuesday, Oct. 10

Finding jobs online Learn how to use JobNow and other online resources to find employment. 2 p.m. Laurel Library, 507 Seventh St., Laurel. 301-776-6790. pgcmls.info. Free, registration required.

Girls read A workshop for girls ages 5-12 to help improve reading and comprehension skills. 4 p.m. Glenarden Library, 8724 Glenarden Pkwy., Glenarden. 301-772-5477. Free.

Readers theater Youth ages 5-12 can read scripts and stories out loud. 6 p.m. Bowie Library, 15210 Annapolis Rd. 301-262-7000. pgcmls.info. Free.

John "Jack" Godfrey traumatic brain injury support group For survivors and caregivers of those with traumatic brain injuries to build relationships and gain information and resources. 6-7 p.m., second Tuesdays. Prince George's Hospital Center, Family Health and Wellness Center, first floor Glady's Spellman Conference Room, 2900 Mercy Lane, Cheverly. 301-806-2364. dimensionshealth.org. Free, registration required.

Patuxent Bird Club talk Nancy MacAllister shares her "Mom's Big Year" journey of birding across the country. 7:30 p.m. College Park Airport Operations Building, 1909 Corporal Frank Scott Dr., College Park. patuxentbirdclub.org. Free.

Wednesday, Oct. 11

STEM for families Ages 5-12 can learn how to solve coded messages, crack codes for treasure and more. 3 p.m. St. Christopher's Church, 8001 Annapolis Rd., New Carrollton. 301-459-6900. Free.

STEM-tastic Hands-on, mad scientist activities for ages 5-12. 4 p.m. Fairmount Heights Library, 5904 Kolb St. 301-883-2650. pgcmls.info. Free.

Community-led youth book discussion Staff members from Bernadette's House lead this book talk for ages 10-17. 4:30 p.m. Laurel Library, 507 Seventh St., Laurel. 301-776-6790. pgcmls.info. Free.

Retro game night Learn about old school games and how they influenced today's gaming. 6 p.m. Oxon Hill Library, 6200 Oxon Hill Rd., Oxon Hill. 301-839-2400. pgcmls.info. Free.

Job searches on computers Adults can receive help looking and applying for jobs on the Internet. 9:30 a.m. Glenarden Library, 8724 Glenarden Pkwy. 301-772-5477. Free, registration required.

Hispanic Heritage Month story time Themed stories and songs for those 5 and younger. 7 p.m. Hyattsville Library, 6502 America Blvd. 301-985-4690. pgcmls.info. Free.

— Compiled by Jillian S. Jarrett