CNW Daybook for Friday, May 8, 2009



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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      May 8 - May 12
    EVENT:     THE CHILEAN TRAINING VESSEL ESMERALDA IN QUEBEC
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Port of Québec's Pier 21 (Pointe-à-Carcy)
    CONTACT:   or to confirm your presence on board for the ship's arrival
               and for the press conference: Lt(N) Jocelyn Laroche, (418)
               575-0567
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8893.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL SIGNATURE CEREMONY OF THE EXTENSION OF THE AGREEMENT
               BETWEEN THE WORLD ANTI-DOPING AGENCY AND THE GOVERNMENTS OF
               CANADA AND QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  WADA headquarters (reception hall), 17th floor, Stock Exchange
               Tower, 800 Place Victoria
    CONTACT:   Benoît Lefèvre, Communication Advisor, Montréal International,
               (514) 987-9323
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8737.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9542.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     KATERI MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CENTRE SIGNS ACCORD WITH QUEBEC
    CITY:      KAHNAWAKE
    LOCATION:  Kateri Memorial Hospital Centre's (KMHC), KMHC Cafeteria
    CONTACT:   Susan Horne, Executive Director, Kateri Memorial Hospital
               Centre, (450) 638-3930 Ext. 202; Franklin Williams, KMHC Board
               Chairman, Kateri Memorial Hospital Centre, (450) 632-6880
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9572.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      May 8 - May 9
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL SHOES & CHAMPAGNE - TERRA PLANA FROM THE U.K.
               FEATURES ITS VIVO BAREFOOT TECHNOLOGY IN THE ECO SALON
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Eco Salon, historic Union Station
    CONTACT:   Danielle Goddard, (613) 229-9167
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9608.html

    DATE:      May 8
    EVENT:     CELEBRATING MOTHER'S DAY WITH THE PROMISE OF A GOOD NIGHT'S
               SLEEP
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Sylvain-Hiltz, TEMPUR-Canada, Tel: (519) 660-4154
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9373.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S 50 MILLION TREE WEEKEND
    CITY:      GUELPH/ERAMOSA
    LOCATION:  Guelph Rotary Forest, Guelph Lake Conservation Area, 7743
               Conservation Dr., RR 4
    CONTACT:   Paul Tyler, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (905) 235-7285;
               Victoria Ollers, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (416) 822-2288
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/05/c8455.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S 50 MILLION TREE WEEKEND
    CITY:      ALLISTON
    LOCATION:  Tosorontio Concession Road 3 (North of 5th sideroad),
               Adjala-Tosorontio
    CONTACT:   Paul Tyler, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (905) 235-7285;
               Victoria Ollers, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (416) 822-2288
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/05/c8455.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S 50 MILLION TREE WEEKEND
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Pine Cliff Park, Pine Cliff Drive (Northwest of
               Creditview/Britannia)
    CONTACT:   Paul Tyler, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (905) 235-7285;
               Victoria Ollers, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (416) 822-2288
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/05/c8455.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS AND HOUSING MINISTER SPEAKS AT THE
               FONOM/MMAH ANNUAL NORTHEASTERN MUNICIPAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Georgian Room D & E, Holiday Inn, 1696 Regent Street
    CONTACT:   Adam Grachnik, Minister's Office, (416) 585-6492; Lynn
               Buckham, Northeastern Ontario Municipal Services Office,
               (705) 564-6858
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c9043.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     MINISTER WATSON SPEAKS ABOUT STAYING STRONG IN CHALLENGING
               TIMES
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  NAV CANADA Training and Conference Centre, 1950 Montreal Road
    CONTACT:   Adam Grachnik, Minister's Office, (416) 585-6492
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9500.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     TRILLIUM HEALTH CENTRE CELEBRATES OPENING OF NEW INPATIENT
               WING
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Trillium Health Centre - Mississauga, New Inpatient Wing
               Auditorium, 100 Queensway West
    CONTACT:   Larry Roberts, Trillium Health Centre, (905) 848-7580 ext.
               3832; Jennifer Sclisizzi, Infrastructure Ontario, (416)
               325-7409
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9505.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CAW-CUPW JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  CAW Local 200/444 union hall, 1855 Turner Road
    CONTACT:   Richard McGrath, CUPW Communications (613) 222-3952; or John
               McClyment, CAW Communications (416) 315-3202
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9197.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ONA PRESIDENT LINDA HASLAM-STROUD, RN, SPEAKS TO ST. JOSEPH'S
               HEALTH CARE NURSES AT A NURSING WEEK 2009 LUNCHEON
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 1224 Upper James Street,
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association: Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833,
               ext. 2430, cellular: (416) 986-8240; Melanie Levenson (416)
               964-8833, ext. 2369
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9541.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT RELATING TO CANADA'S ECONOMIC ACTION
               PLAN AND SUPPORT FOR FEDERAL LABORATORIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY
    CITY:      GUELPH
    LOCATION:  Guelph Food Research Centre, 93 Stone Road West
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819) 994-2482, (613) 218-9288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9580.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     EXPLORATIONS, IGLTA'S TRAVEL CONSUMER SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Maple Leaf Gardens
    CONTACT:   Ann Corbitt, Conference Manager, (416) 526-5859
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9545.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    DATE:      May 8 - May 10
    EVENT:     THE UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG AND RANDOM HOUSE CANADA ARE PICKING
               UP 'DROPPED THREADS' WITH AN INAUGURAL CAROL SHIELDS SYMPOSIUM
               ON WOMEN'S WRITING: FESTIVAL OF VOICES
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Convocation Hall
    CONTACT:   Naniece Ibrahim, The University of Winnipeg, P: (204)
               988-7130; Sharon Klein, Random House Canada
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9260.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA - THE HONOURABLE VIC TOEWS MAKES AN
               IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT RELATING TO CANADA'S ECONOMIC ACTION
               PLAN
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  621 Academy Road
    CONTACT:   Felicia Wasylowski, Regional Communications Advisor, Office
               of the President of the Treasury Board, Ministerial Regional
               Office, (204) 983-7096; Sgt. Line Karpish, Media Relations
               Officer, RCMP "D" Division, (204) 983-8497
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9573.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES FROM HEAVENLY NIGHTS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR
               STATEMENT AND A PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Royal University Hospital Foundation, 103 Hospital Drive
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Sylvain-Hiltz, TEMPUR-Canada, Tel: (519) 660-4154
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9377.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     ECONOMIST PETER HALL PRESENTS GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST AND
               SASKATCHEWAN OUTLOOK
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Hilton Garden Inn, 90 - 22nd Street East
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613) 598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9283.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES FROM SLEEP SHOP AVAILABLE FOR STATEMENT AND A
               PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Richmond Hospital Foundation, 7000 Westminster Hwy
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Sylvain-Hiltz, TEMPUR-Canada, Tel: (519) 660-4154
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9378.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES FROM KAMLOOPS COUNTRYWIDE AND TEMPUR-CANADA
               AVAILABLE FOR STATEMENT AND A PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
    CITY:      KAMLOOPS
    LOCATION:  Royal Inlands Hospital, 311 Columbia Street
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Sylvain-Hiltz, TEMPUR-Canada, Tel: (519) 660-4154
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9375.html
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    <B>YUKON</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES FROM WATERSTONE PRODUCTS AVAILABLE FOR
               STATEMENT AND A PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
    CITY:      WHITEHORSE
    LOCATION:  Whitehorse General Hospital, 5 Hospital Road
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Sylvain-Hiltz, TEMPUR-Canada, Tel: (519) 660-4154
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9380.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KINGSWAY FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. QUARTERLY CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.kingsway-financial.com or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2616020
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Shelly Gobin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, Tel: (905) 677-8889
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c8182.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     IBI INCOME FUND - NOTICE OF FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS RELEASE
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (800) 909-4252 or (212) 231 2901
    CONTACT:   Allan J. Kamerman, IBI Income Fund, Tel: (416) 596-1930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7628.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     THOMPSON CREEK METALS COMPANY INC. CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
               TO DISCUSS ITS FIRST-QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca and www.thompsoncreekmetals.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   Wayne Cheveldayoff, Director of Investor Relations, Thompson
               Creek Metals Company Inc., Tel.: (416) 860-1438
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7282.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     HOME EQUITY INCOME TRUST FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.vcall.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-892-3255
    CONTACT:   Gary Krikler, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (416) 413-4679; or Scott Cameron, Vice President,
               Finance, (416) 413-6605
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/04/c8091.html

    TIME:      08:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     ENERPLUS 2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2611620
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420, 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations at 1-800-319-6462
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7492.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA Q1 RESULTS ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
   
http://events.startcast.com/events6/Default.aspx?EID=79873ebb-5ee6-456e-827d-f
9840ae93b34
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-223-7781 or (416) 340-8018
    CONTACT:   N/A
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7725.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SAVANNA ENERGY SERVICES CORP. Q1 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-892-3255
    CONTACT:   Ken Mullen, President & Chief Executive Officer; Darcy
               Draudson, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer,
               Telephone: (403) 503-9990
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4725.html

    TIME:      09:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     ZCL COMPOSITES FIRST QUARTER 2009 INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.zcl.com/investors/investorevents.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3430 or (800) 587-1893
    CONTACT:   Venence G. Côté, President & CEO, ZCL Composites Inc., (780)
               466-6648; Darin R. Coutu, Chief Financial Officer, ZCL
               Composites Inc., (780) 466-6648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7610.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GMP CAPITAL TRUST FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  gmpcapitaltrust.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations, GMP Capital
               Trust, Tel: (416) 941-0894
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/09/c8940.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EGI FINANCIAL Q1 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.egi.ca or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2599520
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Douglas E. McIntyre, Chief Executive Officer, EGI Financial
               Holdings Inc., (905) 214-7880
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7711.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9443.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GLUSKIN SHEFF + ASSOCIATES INC. THIRD QUARTER FISCAL 2009
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.gluskinsheff.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 849-7967, (866) 549-9678
    CONTACT:   Valerie Barker, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, (416)
               681-6002
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3281.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHGATE MINERALS CORPORATION 2009 FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.northgateminerals.com or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2608980
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Ms. Elaine Lee, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 363-1701 ext.
               234
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7769.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND 2009 FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3790 or (416) 644-3426
    CONTACT:   Ms. Kelly Castledine, Telephone: (905) 465-4500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/09/c8833.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MI DEVELOPMENTS ANNUAL SHAREHOLDERS' MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.midevelopments.com
    CONTACT:   Richard Smith, MID's Executive Vice-President and Chief
               Financial Officer, at (905) 726-7507
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/30/c6433.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS INC. ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons-invest.com
    CONTACT:   Investors: Scott Bonikowsky, (905) 339-6186 or Media: David
               Morelli, (905) 339-6227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2708.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRINORTH CAPITAL INC. CONFERENCE CALL TO PROVIDE SHAREHOLDERS
               WITH INVESTMENT UPDATE
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-7806 or (888) 789-9572, Passcode 2008010
    CONTACT:   Catherine Stretch, Lawrence Asset Management Inc., (416)
               362-6283
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c9171.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     INNVEST REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST CONFERENCE CALL TO
               DISCUSS ITS FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Kenneth D. Gibson, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Tamara L. Lawson, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, Tel:
               (905) 206-7100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9337.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  http://www.digicast.ca/events/aircanada/2009.05.08/www/en/
    CONTACT:   N/A
    URL: http://cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7725.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MORGUARD CORPORATION AND MORGUARD REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT
               TRUST 2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3429 or 1-800-590-1508
    CONTACT:   Tina Browne at (905) 281-5940
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3720.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GAZ METRO - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.gazmetro.com/investors
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3428, 1-800-590-1817
    CONTACT:   Investors and analysts: Caroline Warren, Investor Relations,
               (514) 598-3324; Media: Marie-Noelle Cano, Media & Public
               Relations, (514) 598-3449
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3203.html

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