CNW Daybook for Friday, June 19, 2009



    TORONTO, June 18 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 17 - June 21
    EVENT:     THE 65TH ANNUAL CLINICAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY OF
               OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNAECOLOGISTS OF CANADA (SOGC)
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  World Trade and Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle Street
    CONTACT:   Mike Haymes, Media Relations Officer, SOGC, (902) 440-3263;
               Natalie Wright, Director of Communications and Public
               Education, SOGC, (613) 240-0169
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6270.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 18 - June 21
    EVENT:     DESJARDINS PRESENTS AN ALL-NEW PHOTO EXHIBIT CELEBRATING THE
               25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
    CITY:      ST-BRUNO-DE-MONTARVILLE
    LOCATION:  Promenades St-Bruno
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Genest, Advisor, Information and Media Relations,
               Desjardins Group, (514) 281-7275, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7275
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3032.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 20
    EVENT:     PRIVATE PELOQUIN' MILITARY FUNERAL
    CITY:      LACHUTE
    LOCATION:  Mozart Desforges & fils Funeral Home, located at 232, Hamford
               Avenue
    NOTES:     Members of Private Péloquin' family want to go through their
               mourning in privacy. They wish that media representatives
               respect their choice of not according interviews. Media will
               therefore not be granted access to the church or funeral home.
    CONTACT:   5 CMBG Public Affairs Office, (418) 844-5000 extension 4688,
               Pager: (418) 260-3082
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6598.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 21
    EVENT:     FOURTH EDITION OF THE SALON NATIONAL DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT (SNE)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Vestiges on the Quays of the Old Port of Montreal
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: BICOM Communications, (514) 223-6770;
               Isabelle Monette, Communications Director, Salon national de
               l'environnement, (514) 278-5822
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/11/c5374.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c7776.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6656.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 22
    EVENT:     UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES (UNHCR) - WORLD
               REFUGEE DAY: "UNDER THE BLUE SKY" MULTI-MEDIA EXHIBIT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Dawson Hall, St James United Church (436 St. Catherine Street
               West, Place-des-Arts or McGill metro)
    CONTACT:   Gisèle Nyembwe, (613) 232-0909 ext 225
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c8012.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 12:00
    EVENT:     FIRST NATIONS OF QUEBEC AND LABRADOR OPEN HOUSE EVENT
    CITY:      TROIS-RIVIERES
    LOCATION:  Musée québécois de culture populaire, 200 Laviolette
    CONTACT:   Alain Garon, Information and Communication Officer, AFNQL,
               (418) 842-5020, Cell.: (418) 956-5720
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3145.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7590.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     PRESS SCRUM OF PERRY BELLEGARDE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  First Peoples' Festival, Emilie-Gamelin Park, (Corner of Berri
               and Ste-Catherine), In front of the Shaputuan (Big tent)
    CONTACT:   Valerie Galley, (613) 293-4806; Eric Cardinal, President,
               Cardinal Communication, (514) 258-2315
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c7892.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     OPENING CEREMONY OF THE FOURTH EDITION OF THE SALON NATIONAL
               DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Vestiges on the Quays of the Old Port of Montreal
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: BICOM Communications, (514) 223-6770, (514)
               910-4076
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c6872.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL BATTLE STRIKERS KICK-OFF AND UNVEILING OF MEGA
               BRANDS' NORTH AMERICAN PROMOTIONAL TOUR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  MEGA Brands head office, 4505 Hickmore
    CONTACT:   or to RSVP: Amy Gregus, Public Relations Coordinator, (514)
               333-5555 x 2507
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c6903.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     ARTS BUREAU FOR THE CONTINENTS - TWO OUTSTANDING MALE CHOIRS
               SING
    CITY:      POINTE CLAIRE
    LOCATION:  St. Johns United Church. 98 Avenue Aurora
    CONTACT:   Don Harper, (613) 234-3360
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7641.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 391-5608;
               Alicia Sealey, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 599-0664;
               Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3407.html

    DATE:      June 17 - June 19
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF POSTAL WORKERS HOSTS INTERNATIONAL POSTAL
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  June 17th & 18th: Victoria Room, Marriott Hotel, 100 Kent
               Street
               June 19th: Ballroom AB, Crown plaza Hotel 101 Lyon Street
    CONTACT:   Richard McGrath, CUPW, (613) 222-3952 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7347.html

    DATE:      June 18 - June 19
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED BUSINESS VALUATORS EASTERN
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
    NOTES:     Passes are available to Journalists who register in advance
    CONTACT:   Interview's can be arranged through: CICBV: Public Relations
               & Communications Coordinator - Natasha Carr, (416) 977-1117
               ext. 225; RICK HALL PR: Media Relations - Rick Hall - (416)
               967-6773
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4457.html

    DATE:      June 18 - June 19
    EVENT:     FCM HOSTS CANADIAN AND AFRICAN LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS
               DURING FCM'S MPP AFRICA PARTNERS' FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Marriott Hotel, 100 Kent Street
    NOTES:     Interviews can be arranged with African and Canadian partners
               on Thursday, June 18, or Friday, June 19.
    CONTACT:   Elena Harder, (613) 907-6252
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c7936.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 21
    EVENT:     30TH ANNUAL PACE POLO FOR HEART
    CITY:      RICHMOND HILL
    LOCATION:  Gormley Polo Centre
    CONTACT:   Jackie Cousins, (416) 543-7700
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c7336.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     M.P. GORD BROWN ANNOUNCES GOVERNMENT OF CANADA BIOFUELS
               INVESTMENTS
    CITY:      PRESCOTT
    LOCATION:  GreenField Ethanol Johnstown, 141 Commerce Drive, R.R. 3
    CONTACT:   Megan Johnson, Communications, GreenField Ethanol, Cell:
               (647) 501-6556
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c7963.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL REAL ESTATE PANEL DISCUSSES OTTAWA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Capital Centre Branch, 269 Laurier Avenue West
    CONTACT:   Kasia Lech, (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7443.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     SEEDS OF EMPATHY MEDIA OPPORTUNITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Jasper Place Child and Family Resource Centre 8755 - 170 St.
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Parkes, Seeds of Empathy, Tel. (780) 862-6833
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c7248.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:30 - 14:30
    EVENT:     UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES (UNHCR) -
               WORLD REFUGEE DAY: EXPERIENTIAL EVENT (DIFFERENT PHASES OF A
               REFUGEE'S FLIGHT)
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Library Square, 350 West Georgia St.
    CONTACT:   Gisèle Nyembwe, (613) 232-0909 ext 225
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c8012.html

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