All events are free or included in the cost of admission unless otherwise noted.


Crochet and Knit Club — Martha Cooper Public Library, 1377 N. Catalina Ave. Ages 13 and up. No child care provided. 12:30-2:30 p.m. Jan. 8. 594-5315.


Tomatoes for the Desert — El Rio Public Library, 1390 W. Speedway. Learn from master gardeners on how to pick fresh ripe tomatoes. Ages 12 and up. 4-5:30 p.m. Jan. 9. 594-5245.


Friday Fun Knitters — Foothills Mall Food Court, 7401 N. La Cholla. Knit, crochet and needlework. 9:45-11:30 a.m. Jan. 12. 297-1745.


Roses in the Spring — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Learn the right time to prune roses and to perform must-do maintenance. Ages 12 and up. 10-11:30 a.m. Jan. 13. 594-5620.

Anniversary Celebration — Yume Japanese Gardens of Tucson, 2130 N. Alvernon Way. Morning demonstrations of Ikebana (traditional Japanese flower arranging), origami (the art of creating 3D figures from folded paper without glue or scissors), afternoon performances of taiko drumming and traditional shakuhachi (bamboo flute) melodies, to mark Yume’s fifth anniversary. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Jan. 13. $15. 303-3945.