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TODAY Education Conference for parents and teachers for SELPA will be from 8 a.m. to noon at La Cañada High School, 4463 Oak Grove Drive, La Cañada Flintridge. The Foothill SELPA Community Advisory Committee comprises special education students and their families from Burbank, Glendale and La Cañada Unified. Fee is $5. Visit

Relay For Life, a 24-hour walk/run to celebrate cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost begins at 9 a.m. today and continues until 9 a.m. Sunday at Johnny Carson Park, 400 S. Bob Hope Drive, Burbank. There will be live bands, food and speakers from the Disney Cancer Center. Visit www.RelayFor

Burbank Historical Society will host guest speaker Charles Stevens, an Air Force bombardier who flew 34 missions over Germany and occupied France, Belgium and Holland on a B-17, at 2 p.m. at the Gordon R. Howard Museum, 115 N. Lomita St., Burbank. The program is free. Call (818) 841-6333.

The Missing Piece Theater presents "Now That She's Gone" written and performed by Ellen Snortland at the Missing Piece Theater, 2811 W. Magnolia Blvd., Burbank. Performances are 8 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday until May 23. Tickets are $20 to $25 and can be purchased at the door or online at Call (626) 798-8421.
SUNDAY The Burbank Historical Society's Gordon R. Howard Museum Complex features exhibits of early Burbank. Hours are from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. The complex is at 1015 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. Parking is available at George Izay Park lot off Clark Avenue. For more information, call (818) 841-6333.
WEDNESDAY "Hear to Live ... Live to hear!", a seminar about hearing technology, will be at 12:30 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. Call (818) 238-5353.
MAY 22 The Armenian Relief Society will offer a community outreach program about stroke prevention with stroke and blood pressure screenings at 9:30 a.m., a lecture at 10:30 a.m. a panel discussion at 11:30 a.m. at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. Admission is free. For reservations, call (818) 238-5353.
MAY 23 John Burroughs and Burbank High School Baccalaureate will be at 4 p.m. at John Burroughs High School auditorium, 1920 W. Clark Ave., Burbank. Rabbi Richard Flom will be the keynote speaker and Pastor David Rutledge will give the invocation. The event is free and refreshments will be served following the program. Call (818) 640-4891.
ONGOING SUNDAY The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance meets from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. every Sunday. The alliance is a new, weekly confidential support group for depression and bipolar disorder. For more information on location, call Doris at (818) 624-4998 or e-mail MONDAY The Keystone Seniors Club, a social and nonprofit organization for members 55 or older, meets at 11 a.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month for a meeting and lunch at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. For more information, call (818) 842-6367.

Warner Bros. Studios VIP Tour departs every 20 minutes, starting at 8:30 a.m., weekdays at 3400 Riverside Drive. The two-hour long tour is $45 per person, with the last departure at 4 p.m. For tickets, call (818) 972-8687.

Burbank High School Senior Bulldog Luncheon is planned for 11:30 a.m. on the first Monday of the month at the Elks Club, 2232 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank.

Seniors can have lunch at 11:30 a.m. weekdays at the Don Tuttle Senior Center, 1731 N. Ontario St. The center also offers a free loaf of bread Mondays and Wednesdays (supplies are limited). For more information, call (818) 238-5367.

The Retired Public Employees Assn. of California Chapter 026 meets at noon on the fourth Monday of the month at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. The group meets for lunch and informative and social programs. For more information, call (818) 845-1920.

Tai Chi is at 1 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information about the club, call (818) 238-5353.

Leukemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma Family Support Group meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the fourth Monday of the month at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St. For more information, call (818) 847-4379.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at 7 p.m. weekly at McCambridge Park Recreation Center, 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Room 2. For more information, call (818) 843-4893.

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