Epic Ride, Epic Impact: A fundraiser to sponsor Ken Laderoute's participation in the Ride to Conquer Cancer Sun-day, June 3 at Dundarave Fish Market, 2423 Marine Dr., West Vancouver. The Dundarave Fish Market will offer a "sea fun" appetizer consisting of six coconut prawns and a glass of Oyster Bay sauvignon blanc or a Russell Lager sleeve for $15. A free sauce tasting courtesy of Simply West Coast will be offered from 4: 30 to 7: 30 p.m.
To the Ma A benefit hosted by Team to the Max to raise funds for the Ride to Conquer Cancer, Tuesday, June 5, 6 p.m. at Earls Tin Palace, 303 Marine Dr., North Vancouver. Admission: $30, which includes two beverages, appetizers, live music and a silent auction.
Annual Take a Police Officer to Lunch: A networking barbecue and an opportunity to thank the law enforcement community for their work, Wednesday, June 6, 11: 30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Stella Jo Dean Plaza, 147 East 14th St., North Vancouver. Tickets are $20 and include lunch for one plus an officer. Tickets: www. nvchamber.ca.
Literary Visits: Poet and artist Pierre Coupey will read from a selection of his poems in progress, show slides of his work and discuss the relationships between poetics and painting Wednesday, June 6, 7-8: 30 p.m. at the North Vancouver City Library, 120 West 14th St. Info: www.nvcl.ca.
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