Friday, August 9
Puzzling Drop-in Day: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. Children, ages 6-up, and their families can drop by to work on this challenging puzzle. 978-534-7522.
Lunch Date at Sterling Ice Cream Bar: Noon; 167 Clinton Road Sterling. To register, call 978-829-1790.
Fun Food Friday: 12:30-1:30 p.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. Decorate cupcakes making them look like something from outer space; ages 6-up. To register, call 978-829-1789.
Friday Night Food & Flicks Movie Night: 6-8:30 p.m.; Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave. Enjoy "Avengers: Endgame." Bring a dish to share (not required to attend); ages 18-up. To register, call 978-582-4140.
Saturday, August 10
Kosmic Kelly's Spectacular Science Show: 11 a.m.-noon; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. Enjoy this exciting, educational, and interactive science show featuring all the best experiments. 978-829-1780.
Sunday, August 11
Westminster's Neighbors Helping Neighbors Town Benefit Day: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Academy Hill, Westminster. Enjoy games, food, children's activities, petting zoo, flea market, and more.
Monday, August 12
Story Time: 10:30-11 a.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. The theme is comedy with movement and music. 978-829-1789.
Maker Monday: 1-3 p.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. Make marionettes with Sally Cragin. Children under 7 will need to be assisted by their adult. Registration required. 978-829-1789
Museum of Science: 6-7 p.m.; Fitchburg Youth Library, 610 Main St. This program investigates the science behind the "magic." Call 978-829-1789.
Finnish Language Class: 6-7:45 p.m.; Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main St. Improve your Finnish skills with Eino Kauppi. 978-597-0248.
How Do Magic Tricks Really Work?: 6-7 p.m.; Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main St. The Museum of Science presents this program that investigates the science behind the "magic" of several classic magic tricks; free. 978-829-1780.