Here are the calendar listings for elsewhere in the City of Boston:

Lunar ‘Zoo’ Year

Celebrate the Lunar “Zoo” Year from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 at the Franklin Park Zoo, One Franklin Park Rd. The always-balmy Tropical Forest will be festively decorated for the occasion.

In celebration of the Year of the Rat, you’ll learn fun facts about some of these rodents during zookeeper chats. Prepare to let your creativity soar at the craft table where you can make your own traditional Chinese lantern.

A performance of the lion dance by The Imperial Lion Dance Team will take place at noon and a performance from Boston’s Chinese Dulcimer group will be held at 1 p.m. in the Tropical Forest Hippo Theater.

Visit zoonewengland.org for general admission tickets and other information.

MLK Shabbat Kulanu Yachad

Martin Luther King Jr. Shabbat Kulanu Yachad will be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 at Temple Hillel B’Nai Torah, 120 Corey St. in West Roxbury.

Get inspired with a moving Shabbat service including songs of the Civil Rights movement, readings from Dr. King and other civil rights activities, and an adult discussion of the contemporary demands to promote civil rights and to combat racism.

Children ages three through High School will be engaged in age-appropriate programming.

Everyone will join tougher after service for Shabbat lunch at noon.

For more information, visit templehbt.org.

A Green New Year

Add a little green to your new year and discover some ways to help the earth while creating recycled art, handmade paper, and other green products from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 at the Boston Nature Center & Wildlife Sanctuary, 500 Walk Hill St. in Mattapan. Suitable for children, ages five years and older.

Members: Adults - $6; Child - $6; Nonmembers: Adults - $9; Child - $9.

Registration is required at massaudubon.org or by calling 617-983-8500.

‘The Ties That Bind’ MLK Celebration

Opera unMet will bring their critically acclaimed performance “The Ties That Bind: A Different Kind of Celebration for Martin Luther King Day” from 3 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 19 at the UU Urban Ministry Meeting House, 10 Putnam St. in Roxbury.

Through music, readings and interactive participation, this celebration has drawn diverse audiences together for more than 20 years to reflect on the great works of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King. The music featured ranges from spirituals to American folk; audience participation is encouraged, but not required.

Family-friendly tickets are available at the door; suggested donation: $15; $10 Seniors.

MLK Jr. Day of Service

Martin Luther King Day of Service will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 20 at the Young Achievers Science and Math Pilot School, 200 Outlook Rd. in Mattapan.

Hosted by Love Your Block Boston – Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement – is open to anyone that would like to volunteer to help carry on MLK’s legacy. Service Projects will include writing letters to Veterans, creating kits for the homeless, bulletin board project, and organizing school spaces.

Visit eventbrite.com for registration and other information.

MLK Day free admission at zoos

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Franklin Park Zoo (One Franklin Park Rd.) and Stone Zoo (149 Pond St. in Stoneham) will offer free admission from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 20.

Guests are invited to write messages of hope and peace on murals located within the Tropical Forest Pavilion at Franklin Park Zoo and within the Animal Discovery Center at Stone Zoo. This is a wonderful opportunity to spend a memorable day with family and friends while learning about fascinating wildlife from all over the world.

Visit zoonewengland.org for tickets and other information.

LEGO Builders Club

The LEGO Builders Club will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, Feb. 11, Mar. 17, Apr. 14 and May 26 at the Egleston Square Branch Library, 2044 Columbus Ave. in Roxbury.

Children, ages 4 through 12 are invited to build LEGO structures, individually or as a team, related to new themes every month and take home a picture of their creations.

Visit bpl.org/events for other details.

Midweek Midday Matinees

Honan-Allston Branch Library, 300 North Harvard St. in Allston will present Midweek Midday Matinees featuring the Coen Brothers from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays as follows:

“Brother, Where Art Thou?” (Jan. 22); “The Lady Killer” (Jan. 29); “No Country for Old Men” (Feb. 5); “Burn After Reading” (Feb. 12); “A Serious Man” (Feb. 19); and “Hail Caesar” (Feb. 26).

Visit bpl.org/events for other details.

Chinese New Year craft

Children, ages five and older, are invited to listen to a story about the Chinese Zodiac and then make a craft for the Year of the Rat from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 23 at the West Roxbury Branch Library, 1961 Centre St.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Open Mic Magic Show

The Boston Magic Lab Team will present “The Magic Lab: An Open Mic Magic Show” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 23 at The Rozzie Square Theater, 5 Basile St. in Roslindale.

The Magic Lab is a new monthly magic show where five different incredible magicians will test out their newest material. Flop or flourish, fail or prevail: Anything can happen.

This is a pay-what-you-want show. Reserve your seat at eventbrite.com.

‘Back the Night’

The Boston College Theater will present “Back the Night” from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 through Jan. 25 at the Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio Theater, 140 Commonwealth Ave. in Chestnut Hill.

With violence on campus rising to epidemic proportions, Em will have none of it. But, when her best friend Cassie gets assaulted, Em makes some unexpected discoveries.

Sometimes you do the wrong thing for the right reasons.

Visit ev9.evenue.net for tickets ($12 to $17) and other information.

‘Martin Luther King in Palestine’ documentary

The screening of “Martin Luther King in Palestine” will be shown from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24 at the Theodore Parker Unitarian Universalist Church parish hall, 70 Corey St. in West Roxbury. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

This documentary by Al Helm (The Dream) depicts an intense cultural exchange between an African American gospel choir and the Palestinian National Theatre that explores their respective struggles for liberation.

The film is appropriate for high school age and older. This event is free with popcorn and beverages provided. The screening is sponsored by the Racial Justice Task Force.

Visit tparkerchurch.org for more information.

Chinese New Year Celebration

The Chinese New Year Celebration 2020 hosted by WRCCS and BLS FCC will be held from 10:30 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25 at the West Roxbury Branch Library, 1961 Centre St.

Show time will take place from 10:30 a.m. to noon and the Potluck Social and Riddles will be held from 12:30 to 3 p.m.

There will also be a Chinese art exhibit. Games, crafts and Hong Bao (Red Envelopes) for children will also be among the fun.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

WGBH ‘High School Quiz Show’ Competitions

Join the “High School Quiz Show” studio audience from 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the Qualifying Round on Saturday, Jan. 25 and Sunday, Jan. 26; for the Qualifying Round, Quarterfinals on Saturday, Feb. 1; and the Quarterfinals, Semifinal, and Final Round on Sunday, Feb. 2 at the WGBH Studios, One Guest St. in Brighton.

Visit eventbrite.com for the names of the competing schools, the times of the four tapings on each of the days, reservations, along with other details.

Tickets and parking are complementary.

‘It’s A Family Affair’ Book Club

“It’s a Family Affair” Book Club will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of the month at the Frugal Bookstore, 57 Warren St. in Roxbury.

Parents, grandparents, and children are warmly welcomed and encouraged to attend; after all, it’s a family affair!

The book selection for Jan. 25 is March by John Lewis.

The book selection for Feb. 22 is Malcolm XD: By Any Means Necessary by Walter Dean Myers.

Visit frugalbookstore.net for other information.

Multigenerational game night

A multigenerational game night will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25 at the Theodore Parker Unitarian Universalist Church parish hall, 70 Corey St. in West Roxbury.

Bring your favorite games; cash (small bills) for ordering pizza; a snack, dessert, or drink (optional); and friends (optional).

Visit tparkerchurch.org for more information.

Winter family gym

The Menino Community Center, 125 Brookway Rd. in Roslindale is hosting a free drop-in play program for families with children ages three through eight from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturdays through Jan. 25.

Visit boston.gov, phone 617-635-5256 or email familygym@foundationforbcyf.org for other information.

Bel Canto Opera performance

The Boston Bel Canto Opera will perform Luigi Pirandello Lyceum 23rd Annual Italian Opera Concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 26 at the Dante Alighieri Italian Cultural Center, 41 Hampshire St., Cambridge.

Soprano Olga Lisovskaya will be making her BBCO debut during this afternoon of Italian arias, duets and ensembles. Others featured include soprano Meredith Hansen, tenor Giovanni Formisano, baritone Paul Soper, and on piano, Bradley Pennington.

Admission is $25, $22 for seniors (62 and older) and students with proper ID (cash and personal checks only). There will be opening seating.

Parking adjacent to building is free, but spaces are limited. There is also on-street metered parking which is also free on Sundays.

For more information, call 617-949-6543 or send an email to BBCO@comcast.net.

Book discussion: Snow Child

Join the Brighton Branch Library, 40 Academy Hill Rd. for a lively book discussion of Eowyn Ivey’s critically acclaimed book Snow Child from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 29.

Books are available at the front desk. New members are welcome.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Sensory Hour

Babies and toddlers (ages one through five) are welcome to drop in from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Thursdays through Jan. 30 to play with different sensory items including sensory bins, water bottles, shakers, fabric and other items at the Honan-Allston Branch Library, 300 North Harvard St. in Allston.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Winter Wellness Walk

The Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway will host a Winter Wellness Walk from 1 to 1:45 p.m. on Feb. 2, Feb. 9, Mar. 15 and Mar. 29.

Take a brisk walk this winter and stay healthy and connected to the Arboretum at a time when the landscape is pared down to its beautiful bones. This walk emphasizes fitness with a healthy dose of information on seasonal highlights. Winter tours are geared to adults and led by trained Arboretum docents.

After the tour, stay on for a warm drink and more conversation with your guide and staff in the Visitor Center.

For more information, visit my.arboretum.harvard.edu.

Dudley Reads Book Club

Join the Dudley Reads Book Club, hosted by the Dudley Branch librarians, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on the first Monday of the month at the Frugal Bookstore, 57 Warren St. in Roxbury.

The book selections are Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson (Feb. 3); and Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler (Mar. 2)

Visit bpl.org/events and/or frugalbookstore.net for other information.

Waterworks Book Group

The Waterworks Wednesday Book Group will meet from 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at the Waterworks Museum, 2450 Beacon St. in Chestnut Hill to discuss The Belles of New England: The Women of the Textile Mills and the Families Whose Wealth They Wove by William Moran.

All are welcome to join the lively discussion about Boston history – even if you haven’t read or finished reading the book. All you need to bring is your curiosity – and maybe your coffee.

After the discussion, you are welcome to explore the museum on your own or join a guided tour.

Visit waterworksmuseum.org for other information, including the book and the museum.

BGCB Annual Dinner 2020

The annual dinner hosted by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 6 at the Westin Boston Waterfront, 425 Summer St.

Each year, corporate and civic leaders gather for BGCB’s Annual Dinner to help build a better Boston. Attended by more than 800 people, Annual Dinner raises critical funds to support our city’s young people who need us the most. These funds immediately work to help their members succeed academically, make healthy choices, build strong character, and practice good citizenship.

Cocktails will be served at 5:30 p.m. The program will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Visit bgcb.org for tickets and sponsorships.

Souper Bowl Fundraiser

The 12th annual Boston Souper Bowl fundraiser will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9 at the Haley House Bakery Café, 12 Dade St. in Roxbury. There will be four entrance times on the hour from 2 to 5 p.m.

More than a dozen phenomenal chefs will serve soups made from locally sourced ingredients to benefit Haley House’s programs which include a soup kitchen, housing, education and training, and social enterprise.

Upon entering, attendees will select a handcrafted ceramic bowl, courtesy of MassArt’s Center for Community Partnership and Clay for Change. Moving from station to station, guests will be treated to delicious soups. At the end of the event, attendees are invited to take their handmade bowls home.

Visit haleyhouse.org for tickets and other information.

Reilly ice skating rink schedule

The DCR Reilly Memorial Rink at 355 Chestnut Hill Ave. in Brighton will be open for public skating through Mar. 21.

Public Skating Hours: Saturdays and Sundays from 2 to 3:50 p.m.; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from noon to 1:50 p.m.; with public stick time from noon to 1:50 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Phone 617-277-7822 for holiday and school vacation changes and other information.

Winter Farmers Market

The Roslindale Winter Farmers Market is held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays through Mar. 28 at the Sons of Italy, 30 Birch St.

The Market will feature a rotating roster of about 15 vendors showcasing fresh veggies, prepared specialty foods and crafts.

Visit Roslindale.net for more information.

Bajko ice skating rink schedule

The DCR Bajko Memorial Rink at 75 Turtle Pond Pkwy in Hyde Park will be open for public skating through Mar. 21.

Public Skating Hours: Sundays from 2 to 3:50 p.m.; Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from noon to 2:20 p.m.; with public stick time from noon to 1:50 p.m. on Thursdays.

Phone 617-364-9188 for holiday and school vacation changes and other information.

Walking Group/Snow Shoeing

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a family-friendly Walking Group/Snowshoeing group as part of the Winter Fitness Series at 9 a.m. on Sundays through April 26 at Franklin Park.

Experience the strength-training and cardio benefits of walking or snowshoeing through Franklin Park. Meet at the William J. Devine Clubhouse, One Circuit Dr., Jamaica Plain, for a group walk that is sure to work your core, quads, and lung capacity. All fitness levels are welcome. Distances may vary. Dress for the weather.

Visit Boston.gov/events or phone 617-534-2355 for other information.

Yoga for Older Adults

Yoga for Older Adults (55+) is held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturdays at the Parker Hill Branch Library, 1497 Tremont St. in Roxbury.

Wear clothes that you can move in comfortably. Yoga mats and props will be provided. All experience levels are welcome.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Friday Fun Tennis

The Franklin Park Tennis Association will host Friday Fun Tennis from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Melnea A. Cass Recreational Complex, 120 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Roxbury.

The goal of this program, designed for adults and youth, 12 years of age and older, is to build and expand individual skills and provide opportunities to practice play based skills. Must be able to rally and play points.

Visit franklinparktennis.org or eventbrite.com to register prior to attending.

Strength training

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a family-friendly Strength Training class as part of the Winter Fitness Series at 11 a.m. on Tuesdays through April 28 at the BCYF Gallivan Community Center, 61 Woodruff Way in Mattapan.

This class is designed to increase lean muscle tissue, improve structural strength, decrease excess body fat, increase endurance and more. All fitness levels are welcome.

Visit Boston.gov/events or phone 617-534-2355 for other information.

Yoga

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a family-friendly Yoga class as part of the Winter Fitness Series at 11 a.m. on Tuesdays through April 28 at the Veronica B. Smith Senior Center, 20 Chestnut Hill Ave. in Brighton.

Yoga is a physical, mental, and spiritual practice that originated in ancient India that releases stress and increases your energy. Instructors will provide flow movement for all abilities.

Visit Boston.gov/events or phone 617-534-2355 for other information.

‘Afterschool building challenge’

The Hyde Park Branch Library, 35 Harvard Ave. is hosting an “Afterschool Building Challenge” from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Put your skills to the test with various building materials each week including wood blocks, magnetic blocks, KAPLA planks and Bristile blocks.

This event is geared for children, ages 6 and up, with their families.

For more information, phone 617-361-2524.

Barre

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a family-friendly Barre class as part of the Winter Fitness Series at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays through April 29 at the BCYF Vine Street Community Center, 339 Dudley St. in Roxbury.

Inspired by elements of ballet, yoga and Pilates, these low-impact, high intensity movements are designed to strengthen and tone your body. All fitness levels are welcome.

Visit Boston.gov/events or phone 617-534-2355 for other information.

Creator Club

The Creator Club will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursdays through May 28 at the Parker Hill Branch Library, 1497 Tremont St. in Roxbury.

This drop-in program is designed for children, ages 6 through 12, to tackle a different creative project each week. From making glittery slime to building cardboard castles, they will have plenty of fun projects to make together.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Coloring for Adults

Stop by the Honan-Allston Branch Library, 300 North Harvard St. in Allston whenever they are open and ask the reference desk staff for coloring pages, pencils and markers. It’s a great way to relax while adding creativity and color into your life.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

ESOL Conversation Group

Practice your English with other English learners with the guidance of a native English speaker at the Honan-Allston Branch Library, 300 North Harvard St. in Allston.

Groups will be held from 2 to 3:45 p.m. and from 4 to 5:45 p.m. on Tuesdays, and from 6 to 7:45 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Cardio fitness

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a family-friendly Cardio Fitness class as part of the Winter Fitness Series at 6 p.m. on Fridays through May 1 at the Bubble at Carter Field, 687 Columbus Ave. in Roxbury.

Cardio Fitness is a fun, high-energy dance class that incorporates Dancehall moves with cardio combination. All fitness levels are welcome.

Visit Boston.gov/events or phone 617-534-2355 for other information.

‘Building Our Lives Together As One’

The Boston-Suffix County Family Resource Center (lower level) at the Home for Little Wanderers, 56 Dimock St. in Roxbury hosts a drop-in support group from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month.

The support group “Building Our Lives Together As One – Healing Transformation and Empathy” will focus on self-reflection, compassion, and appreciation of other perspectives. Light refreshments will be served.

Visit thehome.org, phone 617-469-8501 or email FRC@thehome.org for registration and other information.

Crafty Tuesdays

Crafty Tuesdays is held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Hyde Park Branch Library, 35 Harvard Ave.

Children, ages 12 and under, can drop by the children’s room for a make-and-take a seasonal craft.

For more information, phone 617-361-2524 or visit bpl.org/events.

Gentle Yoga

Adults are invited to join the Hands to Heart gentle yoga instructor for some relaxing and energizing poses from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Mar. 26 at the Mattapan Branch Library, 1350 Blue Hill Ave.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Drop-in Knitting/Crocheting

The Drop-in Knitting group will meet from 3 to 5:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at the West Roxbury Branch Library, 1961 Centre St.

This group is a relaxed and fun craft time for knitters and crocheters of all levels. Come join one of several charitable projects or bring your own project to work on.

Newcomers are welcome. Yarn donations are also welcome.

Visit bpl.com for other information.

EverWalks

The Boston Area EverWalk group is held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month.

The group will meet opposite the Charles River Canoe & Kayak, 1071 Soldiers Field Rd. in Allston-Brighton for a 2.5-mile scenic walk (shorter routes will be available for new walkers).

EverWalk is open to all ages and levels of fitness – a time for walking, sharing their lives, enjoying the feeling of being outside, and getting fit.

For more information, visit everwalk.com.

Full STEAM ahead

Stop by the children’s room at the Mattapan Branch Library (1350 Blue Hill Ave.) from 3 to 4 p.m. every Wednesday for pop-up activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.

This program is recommended for children, ages 5 and older with caregiver supervision or ages 8 and older without supervision. Different activities will be scheduled each week.

For more information, email aboglarski@bpl.org or phone 617-298-9218, ext. 1506.

Audio described movies

Audio described movies will be shown from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Mondays at the Honan-Allston Branch Library, 300 North Harvard St.

The movies have an additional audio track describing actions and scene settings giving context to the dialogue for the visually-impaired viewer. The Film Club composed of members of the Adult Attendees of the day group of the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind are the core audience of this series; the general public (blind or sighted) are welcome.

For more information, visit bpl.org/events.

Teen Anime Club

The Hyde Park Branch Library (35 Harvard Ave.) hosts the Teen Anime Club from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Thursdays.

There are hundreds of current favorites and classic titles as well as feature length films to watch streaming on line.

Bring your favorite snacks and enjoy the show with other friendly Otaku.

Visit bpl.com/events for more information.

Chess and checkers

Children and youth are welcome to come and learn to play checkers with Charlie Cleary from 1 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturdays at the Hyde Park Branch Library, 35 Harvard Ave.

Visit bpl.com/events for more information.

ComedySportz

Check out ComedySportz at 8 p.m. on Fridays and at 5 p.m. on Saturdays at the Rozzie Square Theater, 6 Basile St. in Roslindale.

At ComedySportz, two teams of improvisers will compete in a head-to-head battle to be crowned the funniest – the players will make it up based on suggestions, a referee will keep things moving, and the family-friendly audience will determine the winner.

Visit cszboston.com for tickets ($12 to $25).

ESL conversations - West Roxbury

ESL conversations, hosted by a native English speaker in an informal and friendly group setting, will take place from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. on most Mondays at the West Roxbury Branch Library at 1961 Centre St.

For more information, email mtheroux@bpl.org or phone 617-859-2446.

ESL Conversation Group - Brighton

Come practice your language skills in an informal and friendly setting with other new English speakers at the Brighton Branch Library, 40 Academy Hill Rd. Days and times vary.

Visit bpl.org/events for details.

ESL Conversation Group – Brighton

An ESL Conversation Group will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Wednesdays and Fridays through Jan. 31 at the Faneuil Branch Library, 419 Faneuil St. in Brighton.

All levels are welcome to practice speaking English with other learners.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Beginning Spanish Class

Interested in learning Spanish?

An adult beginning Spanish class will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Faneuil Branch Library, 419 Faneuil St. in Brighton.

Designed for anyone just starting out with Spanish, you will learn vocabulary, grammar, and practice conversation skills.

Visit bpl.org/events for other information.

Family board game nights

The Mattapan Branch Library (1350 Blue Hill Ave.) will host family board game nights from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursdays.

Board games, card games and puzzles for kids under 12 and their families will be available in the children’s room.

Visit bpl.com/events for more information.

Crafternoons

Crafternoons is held from 3 to 4 p.m. on Fridays at the Mattapan Branch Library, 1350 Blue Hill Ave.

There will be a new make-and-take craft each week. Follow the tutorial or make your own craft with provided materials.

This is suitable for children, ages 5 and older with caregiver supervision, or ages 8 and older without.

For the craft schedule, email aboglarski@bpl.org or phone 617-298-9218, ext. 1506.

Teen video gaming club

The teen video gaming club (for youth, ages 13-18) meets from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Hyde Park Branch Library, 35 Harvard Ave.

There will be video gaming on three different consoles, Wii, XBox 360 and PS3. Some of the game titles include Guitar Hero, Halo, NBA2K, Forza and Naruto Ninja Storm.

Bring your favorite snacks and enjoy friendly competition with other gamers.

Visit bpl.com/events for more information.

Flagship Clubhouse open house

The Flagship Clubhouse at 2107 Washington St. in Roxbury is open to families and youth, ages 8 through 14, on the first Saturday of every month from noon to 6 p.m.

The open houses are designed to give families a sense of what goes on in the Clubhouse as well as give younger children a taste of what is to come in a few short years.

Make a beat in the music studio, create a custom sticker using a vinyl cutter, create a button with the button machine and play in Virtual Reality with the Oculus Rift headset are a few of the activities available.

For more information, visit flagshipclubhouse.org.

Flagship Clubhouse Girls Day

The Flagship Clubhouse, 2107 Washington St. in Roxbury hosts Girls Day, for ages 14 through 18, from 2:30 to 6 p.m. on (most) Tuesdays.

Clubhouse members get access to the latest technology, including a 3D printer, a professional music studio, digital cameras, Pro Tools, Logic, Sculptris, Adobe, and much more. There are also special events held throughout the year.

Visit flagshipclubhouse.org for other details.

Senior legacy activities

The Mission Hill Senior Legacy Project at the BCYF Tobin Community Center (1481 Tremont St. Mission Hill) hosts a variety of activities for seniors, ages 55 and older. Some of the activities include computer lab, field trips, workshops, Bingo, along with health and wellness activities. Contact Carmen Pola for more information at 617-820-1089.

A-B Community Supper

The Allston-Brighton Congregational Church, UCC at 404 Washington St. in Brighton will host a Community Supper from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays throughout the year.

Lovin’ Spoonfuls will provide bags of fruit, vegetables, breads and desserts to all dinner guests.

Everyone is welcome to attend these suppers which have been held for the past 40 years.

Visit brightonucc.org/whatwedo, phone 617-254-4046 or email baccoffice@verizon.net for more information.

A-B Food Pantry

The Allston-Brighton Food Pantry, held at the Allston-Brighton Congregational Church, UCC at 404 Washington St. in Brighton, will be open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays throughout the year, with the exception of November and December (with one holiday distribution), for eligible Allston-Brighton residents.

For more information on how and when to receive services or to volunteer, visit abfoodpantry.com, brightonucc.org/whatwedo or phone 617-254-4046.

A-B Thrift Shop

The Thrift Shop at the Allston-Brighton Congregational Church, UCC at 404 Washington St. in Brighton, will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays.

There will be an assortment of seasonal clothing for children and adults, books, kitchen items and much more, always fresh, always changing.

A “free store” will also be available for out-of-season clothing and over-stocked books and toys.

For more information, visit brightonucc.org/whatwedo or phone 617-254-4046.

Two Dollar-A-Bag Sites

Fair-food Inc. provides fresh vegetables, fruits and an assortment of other products for $2 a bag. All people are welcome; no ID or sign-ups are required. Volunteers are always needed and appreciated to unload, pack and clean up.

The trucks will be at the following sites:

Hyde Park:

Malone Apartments, 11 Gordon Ave. from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on alternate Wednesdays (from Jan. 15); and

Hassan Apartments, 705 River St. (enter via Thorn St.) from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on alternate Fridays.

Mattapan:

Harbor Health Elder Services, 1135 Morton St. (enter back of building, near garden) from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. alternate Wednesdays (from Sept. 11); and

Mattapan Community Health Center, 1575 Blue Hill Ave. first floor lobby area from 4 to 5 p.m. on alternate Thursdays.

Roslindale and West Roxbury:

Roslindale Community Center, 6 Cummins Hwy from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on alternate Wednesdays; and Ohrenberger Community Center., 175 W. Boundary Rd. in West Roxbury from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on alternate Fridays.

Roxbury:

First Church of Roxbury, 10 Putnam St. from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays; Yawkey Boys & Girls Club, 115 Warren St. from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays;

Dimock Health Center, 45 Dimock St. from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on alternate Thursdays;

Walnut Park Apt., 1990 Columbus Ave. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays;

Whittier Street Health Center, 1290 Tremont St. (second floor Community Room) from 1 to 2 p.m. on alternate Tuesdays; Roxbury Tenants, 805 Huntington Ave. from 3 to 4 p.m. on the fourth Friday of the month; and Tobin Community Center, 1481 Tremont St. (in Front Lobby) from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.

For other information, visit fairfoods.org.

For questions and concerns, phone 617-288-6185.

BTU homework help – Allston/Brighton

The Boston Teachers Union will provide homework assistance for students in grades K-12 from 4 to 6 p.m. through May 28 on Mondays and Thursdays at Brighton (40 Academy Hill Rd.), on Tuesdays at Faneuil (419 Faneuil St.), and on Mondays and Wednesdays at Honan-Allston (300 North Harvard St.) Branch libraries.

There will be no assistance when Boston Public Schools are not in session (vacation week or snow days).

For more information, visit bpl.org/events.

BTU homework help – Roxbury

The Boston Teachers Union will provide homework assistance for students in grades K-12 from 4 to 6 p.m. through May 28 on Tuesdays at Egleston Square (2044 Columbus Ave.) and on Thursdays at Parker Hill (1497 Tremont St.) Branch libraries in Roxbury.

There will be no assistance when Boston Public Schools are not in session (vacation week or snow days).

For more information, visit bpl.org/events.

BTU homework help – Hyde Park/West Roxbury

The Boston Teachers Union will provide homework assistance for students in grades K-12 from 4 to 6 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through May 28 at the Hyde Park (35 Harvard Ave.) and West Roxbury Branch libraries.

There will be no assistance when Boston Public Schools are not in session (vacation week or snow days).

For more information, visit bpl.org/events.

BTU homework help – Mattapan

The Boston Teachers Union will provide homework assistance for students in grades K-12 from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 28 at the Mattapan Branch Library, 1350 Blue Hill Ave.

There will be no assistance when Boston Public Schools are not in session (vacation week or snow days).

For more information, visit bpl.org/events.

Homework help – Roxbury

Free drop-in homework help and mentorship for students in grades K-8 will be provided by trained, high-achieving high school students from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Egleston Square (2044 Columbus Ave.) and Parker Hill (1497 Tremont St.) Branch Libraries in Roxbury through May 21.

Homework Help mentor trainings are provided by Harvard University's Public School Partnerships Team, the developers of SmartTALK, a program that uses research-based tools, strategies, and resources to support students during homework time.

No registration is required.

For more information, visit bpl.org /events.

Homework help – Allston/Brighton

Free drop-in homework help and mentorship for students in grades K-8 will be provided by trained, high-achieving high school students Monday through Thursday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Faneuil Branch Library (419 Faneuil St.) and from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Honan-Allston Branch Library (300 North Harvard St.) through May 21.

Homework Help mentor trainings are provided by Harvard University's Public School Partnerships Team, the developers of SmartTALK, a program that uses research-based tools, strategies, and resources to support students during homework time.

No registration is required.

For more information, visit bpl.org /events.

Homework help – Hyde Park/Mattapan/West Roxbury

Free drop-in homework help and mentorship for students in grades K-8 will be provided by trained, high-achieving high school students from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Hyde Park (35 Harvard Ave.), Mattapan (1350 Blue Hill Ave.) and West Roxbury (1961 Centre St.) Branch Libraries through May 21.

Homework Help mentor trainings are provided by Harvard University's Public School Partnerships Team, the developers of SmartTALK, a program that uses research-based tools, strategies, and resources to support students during homework time.

No registration is required.

For more information, visit bpl.org /events.

Allston-Brighton Heritage Museum

The Allston-Brighton Heritage Museum, on the lower level of the Veronica Smith Senior Center, 20 Chestnut Hill Ave. (next to Brighton Commons) will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 pm. on Thursdays and Fridays throughout the year, excluding holidays.

Planned, organized and hosted by the Allston-Brighton History Society, the two exhibition galleries, Gallery A and the Inner Gallery designated “The Winship Gallery,” will feature an array of photographs, artifacts, books, maps, signage, letters, portraits, interactive web-based stations, oral history stations, models, dioramas and historical ephemera that serve to broaden the local and regional history, a microcosm of a national experience.

To learn more, visit bahistory.org.