CNW Daybook for Friday, August 22, 2008



    TORONTO, Aug. 21 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      August 22 - August 23
    EVENT:     MAKING WAVES FOR CHANGE-CMHA NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      DARTMOUTH
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Harbourview
    CONTACT:   Carol Tooton, (902) 222-1622
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5880.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 21 - August 24
    EVENT:     MAIN MADNESS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Saint-Laurent Boulevard, between Sherbrooke Street and
               Mont-Royal Avenue
    CONTACT:   Noelle Gonzalvez, Event Coordinator, Société de
               développement du boulevard Saint-Laurent, (514) 286-0334
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5280.html

    DATE:      August 21 - August 24
    EVENT:     THE 2008 NISSAN CANADA SHIFT_INTO GEAR EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      POINTE-CLAIRE
    LOCATION:  Fairview Pointe-Claire Mall, 6801 Trans-Canada Hwy
    NOTES:     Members of the public can easily register online at
               www.shiftintogear.ca
    CONTACT:   Marie-Michelle Crevier, Cohn & Wolfe,  (514) 845-2257 x. 4236,
               (514) 554-2473 (cell); Mark James, Cohn & Wolfe, (647)
               259-3269
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4306.html

    DATE:      August 22
    EVENT:     CELINE DION PART OF QUEBEC'S 400TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Plains of Abraham
    CONTACT:   Press Relations (400th): Paul-Christian Nolin, Director -
               Public and Press Relations, Société du 400e anniversaire de
               Québec, (418) 648-2008, poste 536, Cell.: (418) 925-8415;
               Press Relations (Céline Dion): The Office of Francine
               Chaloult, (514) 487-6547
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/12/c7033.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 17 - August 24
    EVENT:     FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT - WORLD ROCK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Fallsview Casino Resort
    CONTACT:   Greg Medulun, Director of Communications, Direct: (905)
               371-7630, Toll-Free: 1-888-FALLSVU, ext. 17630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/05/c4842.html

    DATE:      August 19 - August 24
    EVENT:     TOYOTA HYBRID TOUR
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Byward Market - Pedestrian Mall at George Street and William
               Street, 55 ByWard Market Square
    CONTACT:   Nicole Grant, Consultant, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 438-6320 x2725; Melanie Testani, Consultant,
               Public Relations, Toyota Canada Inc., (416) 431-8432
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4445.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c4474.html

    DATE:      August 21 - August 24
    EVENT:     9TH ANNUAL SCOTIABANK BUSKERFEST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood Along Front Street from
               Jarvis to Yonge and adjacent side streets
    CONTACT:   Media Refer: Dianne Weinrib or Savi Pannu, DW
               Communications, (416) 703-5479 For Scotiabank: Livy
               Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4768.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/22/c6502.html

    DATE:      August 22 - August 24
    EVENT:     FAN EXPO CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  South Building, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris Dabrowski, OEB Enterprise, (905) 682-7203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5278.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 19:30
    EVENT:     THE SCOTIABANK ONE DAY INTERNATIONAL CRICKET TRI-SERIES
    CITY:      KING CITY
    LOCATION:  Maple Leaf Cricket Club, 13811 Dufferin Road
    CONTACT:   Jane Shannon, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-3056; Atul
               Ahuja, Cricket Canada, (416) 898-7989
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4557.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     DREW WRIGHT HOMETOWN TOUR
    CITY:      COLLINGWOOD
    LOCATION:  Hurontario Street
    CONTACT:   Allie Page, CTV Inc., (416) 332-4596; Christy Sullivan,
               Canadian Idol, (416) 526-3052
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5504.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      15:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     VINTAGE CAR CLUB OF CANADA TRANS-PROVINCIAL TOUR
    CITY:      BURNABY
    LOCATION:  BCAA's head office, 4567 Canada Way
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Timm, Advisor, BCAA Media Relations, Tel: (604)
               268-5342, Cell: (778) 228-8859; Peter Findlay, VCCC BC 2008
               Fernie to Victoria Tour Chairman, Tel: (604) 436-4547; Cell:
               (778) 235-2731
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5794.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      12:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL FOR MEDALLIST ERIC LAMAZE IN SHOW JUMPING
               (EQUESTRIAN)
    PHONE NO.: (416) 405-4675
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh at 011-86-1-500-772-4275
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5924.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 PRESS CONFERENCE ON OBSERVATIONS/LESSONS/UPDATE
    CITY:      BEIJING
    LOCATION:  Beijing 2008 Main Press Centre (MPC). Room 2
    CONTACT:   Sebastien Theberge, VANOC Communications, Tel.: (778) 835-2072
               (in Beijing); Chris Brumwell, VANOC Communications, Tel.:
               (778) 835-2058 (in Beijing)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5814.html

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