CNW Daybook for Friday, May 29, 2009



    TORONTO, May 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      May 29 - 31
    EVENT:     SEARS CANADA HOLDS FUNDRAISING MARATHON FOR OPERATION ENFANT
               SOLEIL
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  All Sears Stores in the province of Quebec
    NOTES:     Cheque Presentation with Roger Larouche, May 31, 2009, 9:15
               pm, The Pavillon de La Jeunesse
    CONTACT:   Emilie Piccot, Sears Canada Inc., Tel: (514) 335-4955
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8698.html

    TIME:      08:45 - 17:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: "YOUTH, MEDIA AND SEXUALIZATION" AT
               YWCA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  1355, RENE-LEVESQUE BLVD. WEST
    CONTACT:   Clarissa Soriano, (514) 866-9941 ext. 295
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5438.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - IMPORTANT
               INVESTMENTS IN HOUSING FOR NEW BRUNSWICK
    CITY:      FREDERICTON
    LOCATION:  Luther Place Apartments, 1039 Regent Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819) 994-2482; Sonya Gilks, Communications, Social
               Development, Province of New Brunswick, (506) 444-3730;
               Patricia Montreuil, Consultant, Communications and Marketing,
               CMHC - Atlantic Business Centre, (506) 866-8047
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8619.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     DOMTAR CORPORATION 2009 ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Omni Mont-Royal, Salon A and B, 1050 Sherbrooke Street
               West
    CONTACT:   Pascal Bossé, Vice-President, Corporate Communications and
               Investor Relations, (514) 848-5938
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5233.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES MINISTER
               OF EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL SOLIDARITY, SAM HAMAD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton, 1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. W.
    NOTES:     Following the conference, Minister Hamad will be available to
               meet the media representatives - 2 p.m.
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8459.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      May 29 - May 30
    EVENT:     CONGRESS OF THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 2009
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Carleton University
    CONTACT:   Caitlin Kealey, Congress 2009 media team, (613) 520-3552
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8609.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:30
    EVENT:     EDC'S GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST AND ONTARIO OUTLOOK, SPRING 2009
    CITY:      SAULT STE. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Algoma's Water Tower Inn, 360 Great Northern Road
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613) 598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7546.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENTS OF CANADA AND ONTARIO ANNOUNCE FUNDING FOR
               ONTARIO POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTIONS
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  Georgian College, Barrie Campus, One Georgian Drive
    CONTACT:   Gary Toft, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and
               Technology), (613) 943-7599; Media Relations, Industry
               Canada, (613) 943-2502; Annette Phillips, Press Secretary,
               Office of the Honourable John Milloy, Minister of Training,
               Colleges and Universities, (416) 326-5748; Tanya Blazina,
               Communications Branch, Ministry of Training, Colleges and
               Universities, (416) 325-2746
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8830.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SUN LIFE FINANCIAL OPENS ITS NEWEST FINANCIAL CENTRE IN DURHAM
               REGION
    CITY:      PICKERING
    LOCATION:  Durham Financial Centre, 1755 Pickering Parkway, Unit 1A
               (off of Brock Road, north of Highway 401)
    CONTACT:   Kathleen Killen, Manager, Corporate Communications, (416)
               979-6097
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8500.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN TIRE KICKS OFF JUMPSTART DAYS WITH ANNUAL RECOGNITION
               MEETING AND FUN-FILLED FUNDRAISING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian Tire Home Office, Canadian Tire Conference Centre,
               2200 Yonge Street, (Yonge and Eglinton)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Gibson, Canadian Tire, (416) 544-7655; Sarah Rodgers,
               Canadian Tire, Tel: (416) 480-3348
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8293.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING OF NEW MICROBIX BIOSYSTEMS INC. MANUFACTURING
               FACILITY
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  265 Watline Ave
    CONTACT:   Microbix Biosystems Inc, Phil Casselli, (416) 234-1624
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/21/c5948.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PRESENTATION OF THE WESTON YOUTH INNOVATION AWARD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road, Weston Family
               Innovation Centre, Level D
    NOTES:     TV crews may use the valley parking: Enter off Gateway Dr.
               south of the main entrance, drive down the hill to the
               security entrance
    CONTACT:   Christine Crosbie, Media Relations Officer, Ontario Science
               Centre, (416) 696-3191, Cell (416) 895-5482
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8363.html

    TIME:      14:15
    EVENT:     ONTARIO BOOSTS INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING IN HAMILTON
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Mohawk College of Applied Arts & Technology, 135 Fennell
               Avenue West, Room: i131 & Rotunda
    CONTACT:   Annette Phillips, Minister's Office, (416) 326-5748; Tanya
               Blazina, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2746
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8772.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      10:45 - 11:45
    EVENT:     WINNER OF CANADIAN TIRE 'GREEN SCHOOL CHALLENGE' HAS TREES
               PLANTED THROUGHOUT SCHOOLYARD
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Principal Sparling School, 1150 Sherburn Street
    CONTACT:   Joanne Elson at: joanne.elson@cantire.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8182.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      May 26 - May 30
    EVENT:     NEW CHILDREN'S ALTERNATIVE ENERGY PLAY PREMIERES AT CHILDREN'S
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      ST. ALBERT
    LOCATION:  ENMAX Energy tent in Lions Park
    CONTACT:   Jacqueline Broverman, Sponsorship and Community Investment,
               ENMAX Energy Corporation, T. (780) 408-2013, C: (780) 938-3230
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/22/c6895.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING OF ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCIES IN SHERWOOD
               PARK & EDMONTON
    CITY:      SHERWOOD PARK
    LOCATION:  Sherwood Park Allstate Insurance Agency, 665 Baseline Road,
               Unit 62
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (416) 318-3309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8769.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PEGASUS OIL & GAS INC. ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Viking Room at the Calgary Petroleum Club, 319 5th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Patrick Mills, President and Chief Executive Officer, (403)
               521-6307; Darcy Anderson, Chief Financial Officer, (403)
               521-6302; Kevin Angus, Executive Vice President, (403)521-6306
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2603.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      May 28 - May 30
    EVENT:     ANNUAL MEETING OF THE CO-OPERATIVE HOUSING FEDERATION OF
               CANADA
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Nicholas Gazzard, Executive Director, (613) 293-8913 (cell);
               Merrilee Robson, Program Manager, Communications, (778)
               227-3864 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8162.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MP JAMES LUNNEY ANNOUNCES FEDERAL FUNDING TO UPGRADE SCIENCE
               LABORATORIES
    CITY:      NANAIMO
    LOCATION:  Pacific Biological Station, 3190 Hammond Bay Road
    CONTACT:   Diane Lake, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, (604) 666-0939; Leri
               Davies, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, C: (778) 228-8942
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8631.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8724.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CSA INTERNATIONAL UNVEILS NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART TESTING LAB
               FOR GLOBAL SOLAR PANEL INDUSTRY
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  CSA International Testing and Certification Lab, 13799
               Commerce Parkway
    CONTACT:   Nazia Khan, Environics Communications, T: (416) 969-2781, C:
               (416) 910-2998; Amy Clark, Environics Communications, (416)
               969-2758
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c6940.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CSA INTERNATIONAL UNVEILS NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART TESTING LAB
               FOR GLOBAL SOLAR PANEL INDUSTRY
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2C, Transponder 3B, Downlink Frequency: 3820 Vertical,
               Audio subcarrier: 6.8 & 6.2
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO (416) 863-2115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8603.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KANGAROO MEDIA INC. CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS Q1 RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Robert Mimeault, Kangaroo Media, (450) 595-2000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7394.html

    TIME:      09:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 MEDIA TELECONFERENCE BRIEFING
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 or (866) 226-1792
    CONTACT:   Jason Macnaughton, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-2734
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c8784.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HEROUX-DEVTEK CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FOURTH QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.herouxdevtek.com, www.newswire.ca, www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-6941, (416) 644-3417
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/22/c6475.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SPROTT ASSET MANAGEMENT INC. WEBCAST WITH JEAN-FRANCOIS
               TARDIF, CHARLES OLIVER AND JAMIE HORVAT
    INTERNET:  www.sprott.com
    CONTACT:   Sales and Client Relations Department at (416) 943-6707 or
               toll-free at 1-866-299-9906
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7360.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOMTAR CORPORATION 2009 ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.domtar.com
    CONTACT:   Pascal Bossé, Vice-President, Corporate Communications and
               Investor Relations, (514) 848-5938
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5233.html

    TIME:      13:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 or 1-866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   Investor contact: Bill Anderson, Investor Relations, (416)
               955-7804; Media contact: Stephanie Lu, Media Relations, (416)
               974-5506
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8601.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2560.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      May 29 - June 2
    EVENT:     AEterna Zentaris Presents Data Supporting Evaluation of
               AEZS-108 in Prostate Cancer at Upcoming ASCO Meeting
    CITY:      ORLANDO
    LOCATION:  Orange County Convention Center
    NOTES:     See link below for the list of presentations
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Ginette Vallières, Investor Relations
               Coordinator, (418) 652-8525 ext. 265; Media Relations: Paul
               Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525 ext. 406
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5005.html

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