When: Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.
Where: Richmond Nature Park, 11851 Westminster Hwy.
This annual free family event is open to slugs and humans of all ages and includes carnival games, treasure hunts, slime-making workshops and the Great Richmond Slug Race. For more information call 604-718-6188 or visit

Let’s Talk About Sex: Getting Some
When: Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m.
Where: Sandman Hotel Ballroom, 180 West Georgia St.
A panel of expert sex and relationship coaches will hold a public discussion on how to get sex in conventional dating. Topics will include one-night stands and the change in public sexual appetites. To RSVP or for more information visit

Silent Walk and Run for the B.C. Deaf Sports Federation
When: Saturday, 9 a.m.
Where: Burnaby Lake
Walk or run in silence to show your support for B.C.’s deaf and hard-of-hearing athletes. Admission is $30 for adults, $25 for students (18-) and $15 for children (10-), and includes lunch and a BCDSF golf shirt. Information:

Play On! 2010 4-on-4 Street Hockey Tournament

When: Saturday & Sunday
Where: Metropolis at Metrotown
Ply your skills over the weekend at North America’s largest street-hockey tournament, which is making a stop in Burnaby for the first time. Registration for a team of five ranges from $150 to $300 depending on age and skill level. Information:

Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life
When: Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.
Where: Eric Hamber Secondary School
The Relay for Life is a 12-hour overnight event that raises funds for cancer research, support of cancer victims, and prevention initiatives. Participants are expected to raise $100. Information:

Italian Day on Commercial Drive

When: Sunday
Where: Commercial Drive from Venables Street to the Grandview Cut
After a three-decade hiatus Italian Day has returned to Commercial Drive. The event features Italian food, sports and activities like pizza tossing and grape crushing. For more information visit