Thursday, April 11

Read to Your Bunny Story Time: 10 a.m.; Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. Ages 12-24 months. 978-534-7522.

Genealogy Help: 12:30-4 p.m.; Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main St. Volunteers help with your family tree and ancestry research. 978-829-1780.

Lego Club: 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. Use your imagination to build and create. Legos provided. 978-829-1780.

Information Session: 5 p.m.; Fitchburg State University, Hammond Hall, 160 Pearl St., Fitchburg. Learn about educational opportunities available at the university; register at www.fitchburgstate.edu/infosession

Yoga for Stress Relief: 5:30 p.m.; Simonds-Hurd Complementary Care Center, 275 Nichols Road, Fitchburg. $15. To register, call 978-665-5800.

Knit and Crochet: 1-3 p.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. 978-829-1789.

Thursday Book Sale: 6-8 p.m.; Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. Fiction and non-fiction as well as children and young adult material available. Proceeds support Friends-sponsored programs. 978-534-7522.

Open Mic Night: 6-8 p.m.; Fitchburg Historical Society, 781 Main St. Share your own poems or another's poetry (be sure to credit the author). Light refreshments. 978-345-1157.

Mom's WWII Letters: 6:30-8 p.m.; Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main St. Presented by Corinne Smith, former librarian. 978-829-1780.


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Friday, April 12

Laurelwood Garden Club: 9:30 a.m.; Fitchburg Art Museum, 185 Elm St., Fitchburg. Enjoy a floral demonstration by Windmill Florist. 978-537-7630.

Preschool Story and Nature Hour -- Kites & Wind: 10:30 a.m.; Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, 113 Goodnow Road, Princeton. Enjoy an engaging story, make a nature craft, and walk on one of the sanctuary's beautiful trails. Ages 2.5-5. To register, call 978-464-2712.

STEAM Play at the Garden: 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. Email clapinskas@mocinc.org for details

Friends Day: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4-10 p.m.; Phoenix Bar and Grill, 4 Ayer Road, Shirley. Twenty percent of orders (take-out or dine-in) wdonated to the Friends of the Shirley Seniors, who sponsor events during the year.

Homeschool -- Wind Power: 1-3 p.m.; Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, 113 Goodnow Road, Princeton. Make pinwheels and learn about the force of wind, compare birds' wings to kites and airplanes, and more. To register, call 978-464-2712.

Easter Meat Raffle: 5:30 p.m.; Fitchburg Knights of Columbus, 165 Electric Ave. Enjoy an Aglio-e-Olio dinner for a small donation. First Raffle will start at 7 p.m. Door prizes, 50/50. Proceeds benefit the Sam Pawlak Community Playground.

Food & Flicks: 6-8:30 p.m.; Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave. Enjoy the movie Green Book; bring a snack to share if you'd like. Registration required by calling 978-582-4140.

Attracting Wildlife for Nature Photography: 7-8:30 p.m.; Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, 113 Goodnow Road, Princeton. To register, call 978-464.2712.

Saturday, April 13

Make Your Own Storybook Walk: 10:30 a.m.-Noon; Stillwater Farm, 228 Redemption Rock Road, Sterling. Explore the outdoors with this creative way to make your own nature story or journal. 774-261-1809.

Author Talk: 6:30 p.m.; Wachusett Mountain State Reservation, 345 Mountain Road, Princeton. Local author, Matt Landry will speak about his recent book "Forward, Upward, Onward".

Nature's First Green Is Gold Forest Hike: Noon-1:30 p.m.; Stillwater Farm, 228 Redemption Rock Road, Sterling. Finding inspiration from Robert Frost's poem, enjoy a moderate 1-mile hike to take in the spring landscape. 774-261-1809.

Sheep & Wool Festival: 1-4 p.m.; Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, 113 Goodnow Road, Princeton. Local vendors and crafters, kids' activities, and more will make this a fun weekend event for everyone. To register, call 978-464-2712.

Daddy and Me -- Build a Birdhouse: 3 p.m.; Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. Enjoy stories about birds; build and paint a birdhouse with help from Anne Seed of Project Apples. Ages 4-7. To register, call 978-534-7522.

Nexamp Info Session: 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave. An information session for Lunenburg residents about signing up for reduced electricity costs through a community solar program by Nexamp. 978-582-4140.

Church Supper: 4-6 p.m.; Congregational Church of Christ, UCC, 583 Main St., Leominster. Enjoy baked ham or roast pork dinner, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, baked beans, coffee/tea, home baked desserts; $10 (tickets sold at door).

Nashoba Valley Chorale Spring Concert: 8 p.m.; Performing Arts Center at Littleton High School, 56 King St. The group will sing Bach's joyful song of praise, "Singet den Herrn" and will perform Gabriel Fauré's transcendent "Requiem," with Nicole Burke and Ryne Cherry, soloists.