CNW Daybook for Friday, June 13, 2008



    TORONTO, June 12 /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>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 12 - June 15
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Commons
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 13 - June 15
    EVENT:     EUREKA! FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  the Quays of the Old Port and the Montréal Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Evelyn Dubois, (514) 527-3983, Cell: (514) 770-3983; Lyne
               Pelletier, (514) 529-9797, Cell: (514) 831-0991
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7624.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/12/c3210.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SALON NATIONAL DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT - COME TEST DRIVE THE
               "GREEN" VEHICLES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Toyota Test Circuit, located behind the SNE site, Quays of the
               Old Port in Montreal, Jacques Cartier's Quay
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Mai Nguyen, BICOM Communications, (514) 223-6770, (514)
               585-4573
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2318.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY THE PRESIDENT AND CEO OF STANDARD LIFE IN CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure, Westmount and Outremont Rooms,
               900 de la Gauchetière Street West
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, NATIONAL Public Relations, (514) 843-2345,
               Cell. (514) 249-4537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2705.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - BUSINESS
               LUNCHEON WITH JOSEPH IANNICELLI.
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montréal Bonaventure, 900 de La Gauchetière Street
               West
    CONTACT:   and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media
               relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514)
               871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/12/c3253.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY OF THE SALON NATIONAL DE
               L'ENVIRONNEMENT (SNE)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Loto-Québec Conference room, Quays of the Old Port in
               Montreal, Jacques Cartier's Quay
    NOTES:     The ceremony will be followed by a cocktail and an Acteurs
               de changement theater production presented by Alcoa at 6 PM
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Mai Nguyen, BICOM Communications, (514) 223-6770,
               (514) 585-4573
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2832.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     WEEKEND TO BENEFIT ALS (AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Friday, June 13th: Just For Laughs Museum, 2111 Saint-Laurent
               blvd.. Saturday, June 14th: Jarry Park Hospitality Tent,
               285 Faillon Street
    NOTES:     Click on URL link for further information
    CONTACT:   Ana Kilambi, Communications Coordinator, ALS Society of
               Quebec, (514) 725-2653, (514) 887-0932 (mobile); Claudine
               Cook, Executive Director, ALS Society of Quebec, (514)
               725-2653, (514) 285-0540 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c3096.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 13 - June 15
    EVENT:     UPPER CANADA VILLAGE'S MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MORRISBURG
    LOCATION:  Upper Canada Village Heritage Park
    CONTACT:   Susan Le Clair, Corporate Marketing Officer, ext 2461;
               Gabriele Thomas, Supervisor, Upper Canada Village, ext 2234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c9083.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/18/c6879.html

    DATE:      June 13 - June 15
    EVENT:     BIOTHERM INVITES YOU TO RECHARGE YOUR BATTERIES WITH A
               COMPLIMENTARY ENERGIZING HAND TREATMENT & EXPRESS YOURSELF
               ON THE GRAFFITI WALL DURING LUMINATO'S STREETSCAPE EXHIBITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Biotherm NRG = the square root of BEAUTY(2) space,
               StreetScape, Parliament Street Slip
    NOTES:     Click on the link below to view the calendar
    CONTACT:   Nadine Lajoie, Biotherm communications, (514) 287-4645;
               Richard Séjean, Biotherm interactive, (514) 287-4605
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c9928.html

    DATE:      June 13 - June 15
    EVENT:     LUMINAT'EAU: CARNIVAL H(2)O
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Harbourfront
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    DATE:      June 13 - June 15
    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:      June 13 - June 15
    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:      09:30
    EVENT:     LAW SOCIETY PRESENTS HONORARY DOCTORATE TO PROFESSOR MARGARET
               OGILVIE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  53 Elgin Street, at Confederation Square
    CONTACT:   Susan Tonkin, (416) 947-7605; Helen Stone, (416) 947-7625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9858.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     50 CYCLISTS RIDING ACROSS CANADA FOR KIDS CANCER - LED BY
               TEEN CANCER SURVIVOR - ARRIVE AT HOSPITAL FOR SICK CHILDREN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Hospital for Sick Children (University Avenue front lawn),
               555 University Avenue
    CONTACT:   John McGrath, PR Communications Inc., (416) 876-3945; Eliana
               Cugini, Sears Canada, (416) 941-4426
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2666.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     LOCAL BANDS TO PERFORM AT FREE CONCERT SPONSORED BY CAPITAL
               ONE - CONCERT HELPS RAISE MONEY AND SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES
               FIGHTING CHILDHOOD CANCER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Eaton Centre/Trinity Square
    CONTACT:   Steven Sokolowski, Coast to Coast Against Cancer Foundation,
               (416) 802-4832; Pam Girardo, Capital One Canada (416) 549-2783
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2247.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     THE RSMC AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      NORTH BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Highway 7 east to Highway 400
    CONTACT:   Richard McGrath, Communications Specialist (CUPW), (613)
               236-7238 ext. 7914
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2603.html

    TIME:      15:45 - 16:30
    EVENT:     PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - ZUNE CANADA PRESENTS FAN FAVOURITE
               WINTERSLEEP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Best Buy at Bay & Dundas
    CONTACT:   Christine Law, (416) 644-2284
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/12/c3195.html
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    <B>YUKON</B>

    DATE:      June 12 - June 14
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS' ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE FIRST TIME NORTH OF 60
    CITY:      WHITEHORSE
    LOCATION:  Yukon College, 500 College Drive
    CONTACT:   Wade Scoffin, Association of Yukon Occupational Therapists,
               (867) 334-1553
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/26/c4068.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/12/c4076.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DISCOVERY AIR FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2009 CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Wade MacBain, Director of Investor Relations, Phone: (519)
               951-3580, Toll-free: (866) 903-3247, ext. 3580
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/27/c4986.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANGENE HOSTS THIRD QUARTER FISCAL 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cangene.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Jean Compton at (416) 675-8280
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2850.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.bridgewatersystems.com or
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=111743&s=1&k=08E6680EEF30EAE9046275722AC737C4
    CONTACT:   Bridgewater Systems, Kim Butler, Chief Financial Officer,
               (613) 591-9104 ext 6023; Investor Relations, The Equicom Group
               Inc., Vanessa Beresford, (416) 815-0700 ext 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9290.html

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