What’s happening in Mission?

JUNE 9: MS group meeting, 1 p.m. at 8469 Cedar St. For more info call 604-826-2553.

JUNE 9: Valley Women’s Network luncheon, 11:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bellevue Hotel. Cost is $15 for members, $17 for guests. New members welcome! Register by e-mail to MissionReservations@ValleyWomensNetwork.com.

JUNE 9: Lifetime Learning Centre presents fitness programs for seniors, 8:50 a.m. is a general fitness class, and 10:45 a.m. is an osteo fitness class, at 32444 Seventh Ave. Sign up in advance by calling 604-820-0220.

JUNE 10: Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Mission Memorial Hospital board room. No fees, newcomers welcome. For more info call 604-820-1032.

JUNE 11: Scattered pains fibromyalgia self help support group meeting, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Mission Memorial Hospital conference room. For more info call group facilitator Joan Greene at 604-826-6070.

JUNE 11L Silver threads storytelling, 1 to 4 p.m. at Mission library. All seniors are invited to this open mic event to share their own tales. No registration required. For more info call 604+826-6610.

JUNE 12: Royal Canadian Legion Branch 57 seniors breakfast, 10 a.m. For more info call 604-826-2331.

JUNE 13: Mission Dutch speakers meeting, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at A&W, 32530 Lougheed Hwy. Dutch speakers of all ages welcome. Coffee is free for newcomers.

JUNE 14: Mission Hospice Society meeting, 7 p.m. at Cedarbrooke Chateau. For more info call 604-826-2235.

JUNE 15: Morning Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. at Cedarbrooke Chateau. Speaker will be Linda Bradley from Rotary District 5050.

JUNE 15: Word Keepers meeting, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Mission library. This writer’s group offers encouragement for all writers, including published authors. For more info call 604-820-6610.

JUNE 16: Senior Star finals of the regional competition, 2 to 4 p.m. at Carrington House, 32700 Seventh Ave. Come cheer on your favourite senior star. For more info call 604-826-4747 or visit www.seniorstar.ca.

JUNE 17: Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Mission Memorial Hospital board room. No fees, newcomers welcome. For more info call 604-820-1032.

JUNE 18: Mood disorder meeting, 1-3 p.m. at 33221B First Ave. For more info call 604-826-0604.

JUNE 18: Royal Canadian Legion Branch 57 Father’s Day bash, 6:30 p.m. Tickets pre-sold, $10 each. Fun, food and dancing. For more info call 604-826-2331.

JUNE 18: Soapbox Derby Race along Stave Lake Street from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more info visit www.missionsoapbox.com.

JUNE 19: 20th annual Old Car Sunday in the Park, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Fraser River Heritage park. Admission by donation with partial proceeds to Variety Club. Over 1,000 vintage vehicles on display. For more info call 604-463-4298 or visit www.oldcarsunday.ca.

JUNE 21: Peer support for women with cancer, 7 p.m. at Canadian Cancer Society Mission Unity, 33079B First Ave. For more info call Noreen at 604-820-3166.

JUNE 21: Canadian Cancer Society Mission Unit meeting, 2 p.m. at 33079B First Ave. For more info call 604-820-3166.

JUNE 22: Early Memory Loss Support Group meeting, 2 to 3 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Place recreation room, 7365 Cedar St. For more info call Sharlene 604-814-5600.

JUNE 22: Celebrating Dads, a free children’s event, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Leisure Centre. Bring your dad, uncle, grandpa or neighbour to this free children’s event. Make crafts, read and have your face painted. For more info call Laura Wilson 604-820-4367 or e-mail ecdcommittee@shawbiz.ca.

JUNE 24: Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Mission Memorial Hospital board room. No fees, newcomers welcome. For more info call 604-820-1032.

JUNE 25: Scattered pains fibromyalgia self help support group meeting, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Mission Memorial Hospital conference room. For more info call group facilitator Joan Greene at 604-826-6070.

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