CNW Daybook for Friday, July 4, 2008



    TORONTO, July 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     DANNY WILLIAMS, PREMIER OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR,
               ANNOUNCES PROVINCIAL INVOLVEMENT IN VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC AND
               PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  The Works' Field House
    CONTACT:   Elizabeth Matthews, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Premier, (709) 729-3960, 693-7291; Andrea Nolan, Press
               Secretary, Office of the Premier, (709) 729-4303, 727-0991;
               Heather May, Director of Communications, Department of
               Tourism, Culture and Recreation, (709) 729-0928, 697-5061;
               Jason Macnaughton, VANOC Media Relations, (778) 328-6734
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9630.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 30 - July 4
    EVENT:     HMCS VILLE DE QUEBEC VISITS QUEBEC CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Port de Québec
    CONTACT:   Lt(N) J Laroche, Naval Reserve Public Affairs, (418) 694-5560
               poste 5392, Cell: (418) 575-0567
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8465.html

    DATE:      July 2 - July 6
    EVENT:     YOAV AT THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  at the Pavillon Heineken
    CONTACT:   Myriam Achard at PHI, (514) 779-8868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8546.html

    DATE:      July 3 - July 5
    EVENT:     THE COMMEMORATIVE SHOW FOR THE 400TH ANNIVERSARY OF QUEBEC
               CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Place de l'Assemblée nationale
    CONTACT:   Roxanne St-Pierre, Chief - National and International Media
               Relations, Société du 400e anniversaire de Québec, (418)
               648-2008, ext. 560
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7309.html

    DATE:      July 3 - July 13
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK JOINS ONCE AGAIN IN THE RHYTHM OF THE
               MONDIAL DES CULTURES DE DRUMMONDVILLE
    CITY:      DRUMMONDVILLE
    LOCATION:  Drummondville branch or at its Info Mondial Banque
               Laurentienne stand
    CONTACT:   Manon Stébenne, Senior Manager, Medias and public relations,
               (514) 284-4500, extension 8232
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9508.html

    DATE:      July 4 - July 13
    EVENT:     TREMBLANT INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 15 YEARS
               OF PURE BLUES
    CITY:      MONT-TREMBLANT
    LOCATION:  Tremblant
    CONTACT:   Annick Marseille, Station Mont Tremblant, (819) 681-3000
               ext. 46694
    URL:       http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c8877.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - JEAN-PIERRE BLACKBURN ANNOUNCES
               FUNDING TO THE FEDERATION DES POURVOIRIES DU QUEBEC INC.
    CITY:      SAGUENAY (JONQUIERE BOROUGH)
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Saguenay, Salle Louis-Hémon, 2675 du Royaume Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Nadia Marceau, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (418) 668-4602, 1-800-463-9808; Pierre Miquelon, Office of the
               Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic Development,
               (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9247.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF WORLD VISION'S ONE LIFE EXPERIENCE EXHIBIT
    CITY:      DRUMMONDVILLE
    LOCATION:  Mondial des Cultures, Woodyatt Park, corner of Du Pont and
               Heriot Streets
    NOTES:     Transport to Drummondville will be provided for journalists,
               as required. Please arrive at 8:45 a.m., on Friday, July 4th,
               at 3575 St. Laurent Blvd, Suite 300 in Montréal. A minibus
               will leave at 9 a.m. for Drummondville, returning at 2:00 p.m.
    CONTACT:   and/or to confirm your attendance: Janie Mercky, Porter
               Novelli for World Vision Canada, (514) 846-5607; Brigitte
               Filiatrault, Porter Novelli for World Vision Canada, (514)
               846-5605, cell: (514) 702-2744
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/25/c7700.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     BUSINESS LUNCH IN MONTREAL WITH THE PRIME MINISTER OF FRANCE,
               MR FRANCOIS FILLON
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès of Montreal, Room 710, 201, avenue
               Viger west
    CONTACT:   Maryève Tassot, (514) 281-3205; Véronique Loiseau, Directrice
               des Communications, (514) 281-3201, Cel. Ph.: (514) 979-3201
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8658.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 3 - July 6
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Harbourfront Centre
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html

    DATE:      July 4 - July 6
    EVENT:     28TH NORTH AMERICAN BENGALI CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, Marketing Manager, MTCC, (416) 585-8106; Bejoy
               Das, Executive Chairperson, PBCA NABC 2008, (905) 822-4020
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9260.html

    DATE:      July 4 - July 6
    EVENT:     CALYPSO TENTS MUSIC SERIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Calypso City, 25 Cecil Street
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    DATE:      July 4 - July 6
    EVENT:     CALYPSO TENTS MUSIC SERIES
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  De Great Iron Pot, 55 Nugget Avenue
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO DENTAL ASSOCIATION (ODA) TEAMS UP WITH INTERNATIONAL
               EXPERTS AND STAKEHOLDERS TO DESIGN ROAD MAP FOR BETTER
               DENTAL CARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner
               Boulevard, Room 718A - 700 Level
    CONTACT:   Kari Cuss, Public Affairs & Communications, Ontario Dental
               Association, p. (416) 355-2278, c. (647) 294-7613
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9079.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/26/c7924.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     GARY SCHELLENBERGER CELEBRATES AN IMPORTANT GOVERNMENT OF
               CANADA INVESTMENT FOR THE TOWNSHIP OF WELLINGTON NORTH
    CITY:      KENILWORTH
    LOCATION:  Mount Forest Firehall, 381 Main St. North, Mount Forest
    CONTACT:   Laryssa Waler, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Tony Clement, (613) 957-0200; Industry Canada, (613) 943-2502
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9551.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     EVENTS BY NATASHA HOSTS SILENT CHARITY AUCTION IN BENEFIT OF
               THE CHEO FOUNDATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario in the Panorama Room
               at the National Arts Centre
    CONTACT:   Natasha Balram, President, EVENTS by Natasha, (613) 294-8889
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c2094.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      July 2 - July 6
    EVENT:     SALTIMBANCO FOR THE FIRST TIME AT THE BRANDT CENTRE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Brandt Centre
    CONTACT:   National PR Contact: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc!
               Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c2982.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      07:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     STAPLES. BUSINESS DEPOT™ SADDLES UP FOR THE STAMPEDE
               WITH FREE FOOD AND COW-MILKING GAMES
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  1215-9th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Rachel Swiednicki, Public Relations Specialist, STAPLES
               Business Depot, Office: (905) 737-1147 ext. 2714
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9878.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     IAMS SUPERDOGS STRUT THEIR STUFF AT THE CALGARY STAMPEDE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Stampede Corral Indoors
    CONTACT:   Larissa Best, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 428-8294; or
               Ana Francisco, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c8697.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     ROMAN DANYLO LIVE TOUR
    CITY:      NORTH VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Capilano Arts Theatre
    CONTACT:   Marnie Wilson, at (604) 685-5575
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/30/c3446.html

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