So, you took seriously the Mayan calendar prediction that the world would end Friday, and when it didn't, you found yourself with no plans for the weekend? Not to worry, we've got you covered with a few suggestions in Fairfield:

Sing-a-long starting at 4 p.m. Friday at the Holiday Caroling Party and Open House at the Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. Call 203-359-0346 or visit for more details.

A visit to "Artful Giving," a holiday exhibition at the Art/Place, 70 Sanford St., might be just the place for that hard-to-buy-for person on your gift list. The exhibit features gifts of art priced for holiday giving. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. For more information, call 203-292-8328.

Hop on board the Holiday Express Train Show at the Fairfield Museum & History Center, 370 Beach Road. Hours on Saturday and Sunday are noon to 4 p.m. Visit or call 203-259-1598 for more information.

It'll be a Sunday Soiree with Bob & Dave as the acoustic duo performs a free show Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road. Call 203-255-7756 for more details.

Get in the Christmas spirit when a traditional "Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols" is performed at 5 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 661 Old Post Road. More information can be found by visiting