MONDAY: Sinn Fein is eligible to return to Northern Ireland talks. Hearing in Boston to determine whether British au pair Louise Woodward should be sent to jail or allowed to return home.

TUESDAY: Interior Department Secretary Bruce Babbitt testifies before the House Appropriations Committee's Interior Subcommittee. Scheduled execution in Texas for Robert Earl Carter for the 1992 slayings of six members of a family.WEDNESDAY: Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to attend Paralympic events in Nagano. Scheduled execution in Texas for Jerry Lee Hogue for 1979 arson slaying of a woman.

THURSDAY: Former President Jimmy Carter to attend House of Councillors foreign and defense committee meeting in Tokyo to exchange opinions on foreign policy. Trial of Army Sgt. Major Gene McKinney likely to go to jury in Fort Belvoir, Va.

FRIDAY: Christian organizations hold demonstrations in Lynchburg, Va., to protest tres-passing conviction and six-month jail sentence given Operation Rescue director and student who organized anti-abortion demonstration on grounds of public high school.