CNW Daybook for Friday, March 26, 2010

TORONTO, March 25 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    F R I D A Y,   M A R C H   2 6
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      16:30 - 18:30
    EVENT:     CAMPAIGN TO CONTROL CANCER - PEOPLE VS CANCER TOUR AT CANADIAN
               UNIVERSITIES HOSTED BY THE DALHOUSIE SCHOOL OF HEALTH AND
               HUMAN PERFORMANCE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Dalhousie University, Ondaatje Auditorium, McCain Building
    CONTACT:   Pat Kelly, CEO, Campaign to Control Cancer, 1-877-728-5355,
               Cell: 1-828-337-8313; Jennifer F. Modica, Communications
               Coordinator, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Ontario
               Region, (416) 815-1313 ext. 208; Christina Magill, Stephen
               Lewis Foundation, (416) 657-4458
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4479.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    QUEBEC

    DATE:      March 19 - March 28
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK CO-PRESENTING THE NATIONAL HOME SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Mary-Claude Tardif, Public Relations Advisor, (514) 284-4500,
               extension 4695
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c2895.html

    DATE:      March 19 - March 28
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY - CREATIVE ARTS THERAPIES WEEK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    NOTES:     For full details on Creative Arts Therapies week activities,
               including a list of province-wide events, visit:
               http://finearts.concordia.ca/creative-arts-therapies-week
    CONTACT:   Guylaine Vaillancourt, (514) 848-2424 ext. 5670
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c3101.html

    DATE:      March 26 - March 27
    EVENT:     DESJARDINS GROUP ANNUAL MEETINGS
    CITY:      QUÉBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Centre des congrès de Québec
    NOTES:     Please visit the URL below for program details.
    CONTACT:   Johanne Comtois, Advisor, Media Relations, Desjardins Group,
               (514) 281-7262, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7262; on March 26 and
               27, press room at the Quebec City Convention Centre: (418)
               649-5233
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c2362.html

    DATE:      March 25 - March 28
    EVENT:     MONTRÉAL WINE AND SPIRITS SHOW - 9TH EDITION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès
    CONTACT:   Luce Davidson, Public Relations, (514) 484-2082, (514)
               789-3415 (Media Room/Opens Thursday, March 25th at noon)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4733.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4370.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     CAPITAL RÉGIONAL ET COOPÉRATIF DESJARDINS ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING
    CITY:      QUÉBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Québec City Convention Centre, Room 200
    CONTACT:   André Chapleau, Media Relations, Desjardins Group, (514)
               281-7229, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7229
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/03/c6076.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     QCGN - LAUNCH OF NEW WEB MAGAZINE ON ARTS, CULTURE AND
               HERITAGE IN GREATER MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Atwater Library Auditorium, 1200 avenue Atwater (Tupper Street
               Entrance), Westmount
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Rita Legault, Director of Communications, (514)
               868-9044, ext. 223, Cellular: (514) 912-6555
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4750.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ONTARIO

    DATE:      March 18 - March 28
    EVENT:     ARTISTS SURVEY: THE GREENBELT EXHIBITION
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  Gallery onefortyfive, 145 King St.
    CONTACT:   Jeanne Ridao, (647) 992-5496 (cell); Phil Anderson, (416)
               525-7688
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c2841.html

    DATE:      March 22 - March 26
    EVENT:     20TH ANNUAL ROTMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE CONFERENCE - THE FRONTAL
               LOBES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    NOTES:     Media wishing to attend the conference can register on-site
               at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St. W.
    CONTACT:   or to set up interviews with scientific speakers, please
               contact: Kelly Connelly, Senior Media Officer, Rotman
               Research Institute at Baycrest, On-site pager at conference:
               (416) 612-5494
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3389.html

    DATE:      March 26 - March 28
    EVENT:     THE ALPINE CLUB OF CANADA TORONTO SECTION HOSTS THE BANFF
               MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL WORLD TOUR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Bloor Cinema - 506 Bloor Street West
    CONTACT:   Sandra Bowkun, Toronto Section Chair, Alpine Club of Canada,
               Phone: (647) 407-1526
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3842.html

    DATE:      March 26 - March 28
    EVENT:     PSAC NATIONAL PRIDE CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hilton Toronto Hotel, 145 Richmond Street West
    CONTACT:   Ariel Troster, PSAC Communications, (613) 292-8363
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4631.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 10:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE CANADA MEDIA FUND (CMF)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre (North Building), 255 Front
               St. W., Room 101 (lower level)
    CONTACT:   Betsy Chaly, Director, Marketing & Communications, Canada
               Media Fund, (416) 214-4441
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c4796.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Dr
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Area, 3291 Stouffville Rd
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     WIND MOBILE HOSTS A PRESS CONFERENCE TO LAUNCH THEIR MOBILE
               SERVICE IN THE OTTAWA MARKET
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Blockbuster (WIND Mobile Kiosk), 183 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Mattick Davidson, Narrative Advocacy Media, (647)
               338-3977; Micha Goddard, Narrative Advocacy Media, (416)
               568-6600
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4446.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     BOUNCE BLOOMING TREE BRIGHTENS CLOUD GARDEN PARK BY BRINGING
               SPRING TO TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Cloud Garden Park; Between Richmond Street and Temperance
               Street, just west of Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Hutchinson, Optimum PR, (416) 306-6795; Tamar
               Nersesian, Optimum PR, (416) 969-1291
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c5289.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     UNION OF CANADIAN TRANSPORTATION EMPLOYEES HOLD PRESS
               CONFERENCE ON PARKS CANADA'S DECISION TO CONTRACT OUT CANAL
               DIVING DUTIES
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn, 150 George Street North
    CONTACT:   Christine Collins, UCTE National President, (613) 238-4003
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c5039.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     NIGHT FOR RIGHTS, A FUNDRAISING PARTY FOR JHR (JOURNALISTS
               FOR HUMAN RIGHTS)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Oasi, 99 Sudbury Street
    CONTACT:   Aileen Doyle, jhr's Community Programs Coordinator: t. (416)
               413-0240 ext. 201
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c3099.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c5162.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      March 26 - March 28
    EVENT:     BEST BUY CANADA CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS SOUTH
               SURREY STORE
    CITY:      SURREY
    LOCATION:  15760 Croydon Drive (at Grandview Corners)
    CONTACT:   Danielle Jang, Communications Manager, Best Buy Canada,
               Office: (604) 412-1880, Mobile: (604) 562-5631
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4247.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL GRADUATION CEREMONY FOR THE INAUGURAL STUDENTS OF
               TERASEN'S RENEW TRAINING PROGRAM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver ACCESS BladeRunners, Simon Baker Room, Aboriginal
               Friendship Centre, 1607 E Hastings Street
    CONTACT:   Marcus Wong, Corporate Communications Manager, Terasen Gas,
               Phone: (778) 571-3263
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c4950.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYD GROUP INCOME FUND 2009 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boydgroup.com
    CONTACT:   Brock Bulbuck, President & CEO, Tel: (204) 895-1244; Dan Dott,
               Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (204) 895-1244
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c3340.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PURE NICKEL INC. MAN PROJECT CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-241-0323 or (647) 427-3410, Conference ID # 65399986
    CONTACT:   The Howard Group: Jeff Walker, Toll Free: 1-888-221-0915;
               Pure Nickel Inc.: David R. McPherson, President & CEO, T.
               (416) 644-0066
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c4970.html

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    

SOURCE CNW Group - Media Daybook

For further information: For further information: CNW Group, (416) 863-2130, 1-866-805-9530


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890