Dungeons and Dragons at WRL: Teens can learn how to play the classic role-playing game and join a campaign. First-timers and experienced players welcome. 2 p.m. Sunday at the Williamsburg Regional Library. Free.
Historical Organ Recital: The College of William and Mary celebrates the history of organ music with a special performance inside its Wren Chapel. 10 a.m. Saturday at 111 Jamestown Road. Free.
Hampton Roads Solar Co-op: Those interested in pursuing solar energy can join Solar United Neighbors of Virginia and their Hampton Roads neighbors to learn more about the power source. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Williamsburg Community Building, 401 N. Boundary St. Free.
Colonial Nature Photography Club: Beginners and experts can learn more about capturing wildlife, flowers and landscapes in a welcoming environment. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday at the James City County Library. Free.
In Service of the Emperor: This lecture offers insight into the construction of the tomb for Qin Shihuang, the first Chinese emperor, which featured an army of 8,000 stone figures standing guard. 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Williamsburg Regional Library. Free.
Secrets of the Chocolate Maker: Discover how chocolate was used in 18th-century recipes and learn about the work involved in bringing such concoctions to life. 9:30 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Governor’s Palace Kitchen in Colonial Williamsburg, 300 Palace Green St. Included with paid admission.
Paws to Read: The trained therapy dogs of K-9 Connection stop by the library, encouraging children of all reading levels to keep going. 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the James City County Library. Free.
Learn to Play Pickleball: It may be a silly name, but it’s a serious sport, combining tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball into one of the fastest growing sports in America. Equipment and instructor provided; ages 17 and older. 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Quarterpath Recreation Center, 202 Quarterpath Road. Free.
English Country Dancing: The Williamsburg Heritage Dancers are here to help those interested in learning a fun and friendly dance style alongside beautiful music. No partner or experience required. 8-10 p.m. Tuesday at the Newport House, 710 S. Henry St. $1 donation suggested per person.
Liberty’s Ice Pavilion: Embrace the winter weather with a bout of ice skating. Even non-skaters can enjoy a cup of American Heritage hot chocolate or Chowning’s hot cider alongside seasonal background music. Noon to 8 p.m. daily on Duke of Gloucester Street. $12 for adults, $10 for children 3-12, younger than 12 are free.