CNW Daybook for Monday, February 23, 2009



    TORONTO, Feb. 23 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA CELEBRATES CANADA'S FIRST AIRPLANE
               FLIGHT
    CITY:      BADDECK
    LOCATION:  Baddeck Bay
    CONTACT:   Mark Sajatovich, Marketing Manager, Cape Breton, Parks
               Canada, (902) 733-3545, (902) 304-3486
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2539.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2522.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU WILL PRESENT THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     THE COMMISSION RESUMES THE PUBLIC HEARING IN GATINEAU,
               QUEBEC, TO CONSIDER
               CANADIAN BROADCASTING IN NEW MEDIA
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Conference Centre, Portage IV, Outaouais Room, 140 Promenade
               du Portage
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403; General Inquiries: (819)
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Toll-free #
               1-877-249-2782, TDD - Toll-free # 1-877-909-2782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2451.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     COGIR WITH BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF GREATER MONTREAL -
               PROGRAM AIMED AT SENIORS LIVING IN RETIREMENT HOMES AND
               SUFFERING FROM LONELINESS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Résidence Manoir Louisiane, Grand Salon, 3600 Sherbrooke
               East (corner Joliette - Subway station: Joliette)
    CONTACT:   Hélène Hains, Enigma Communications, (514) 982-0308, ext.
               221, Cell.: (514) 776-9577; Isabelle Patenaude, Enigma
               Communications, (514) 982-0308, ext. 246, Cell.: (514)
               618-4489
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9665.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA - FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENT TO STIMULATE
               WORLD-CLASS RESEARCH AND COMMERCIALIZATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Pointe-à-Callière Museum of Archeology, 350 Place Royale
               (corner of de la Commune), Old Montreal
    CONTACT:   Gary Toft, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of State (Science and Technology), (613) 943-7599;
               Andrea Kent, Director of Communication, Office of the
               Minister of National Revenue and Minister of State
               (Agriculture), (613) 995-2960; Natasha Gauthier,
               Communications Manager, Networks of Centres of Excellence,
               (613) 996-0390, Cell: (613) 878-8048
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2567.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes'
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219,
               (416) 816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 23
    EVENT:     COLLEGES ONTARIO 2009 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Sally Ritchie, Senior Communications Officer, Colleges
               Ontario, (416) 596-0744, ext. 242
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9979.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 25
    EVENT:     2009 OGRA/ROMA COMBINED CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel
    CONTACT:   Colette Caruso, Communications and Marketing Coordinator,
               Ontario Good Roads Association, (905) 795-2555 (b), (905)
               541-7988 (c)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2478.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 24
    EVENT:     THE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SHOW
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  International Centre, Hall 5, 6900 Airport Road
    CONTACT:   Tanya Williams, Public Relations, 1-800-891-4859 x239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9860.html

    DATE:      February 23 - February 24
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - GHG REDUCTION INITIATIVES FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Arts Centre, 53 Elgin Street
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2350.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY PAUL JENKINS, SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK
               OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9954.html

    TIME:      11:45
    EVENT:     THOMAS D'AQUINO TO SPEAK AT NATIONAL PRESS CLUB OF CANADA
               ABOUT THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC MELTDOWN: ISSUES, CHALLENGES AND
               OPPORTUNITIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Room, 2nd floor, Sheraton Hotel Ottawa, 150 Albert
               Street
    CONTACT:   please contact Roxanne Brousseau-Félio at
               info@spreadart.net. To reserve a seat or corporate table
               for this event please contact the National Press Club of
               Canada office at (613) 567-9900
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9967.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE - JAMES TRAUB ON
               "WHY AMERICA MUST SPREAD DEMOCRACY"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent Street (corner of Albert), 8th floor
    NOTES:     Spaces are limited and journalists are encouraged to
               register by calling Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343, (613) 816-7620
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2395.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 23 - February 24
    EVENT:     AFN BC SPECIAL ASSEMBLY - "REBUILDING OUR ECONOMIES AND
               REPAIRING OUR ENVIRONMENT"
    CITY:      NANAIMO/SNUNEYMUXW TRADITIONAL TERRITORY
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Island Conference Centre, 101 Gordon Street
    CONTACT:   Ryneld Starr, Communications Officer, Cell: (604) 837-6908,
               Office: (604) 922-7733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2125.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SHAWCOR HOSTS A SHAREHOLDER AND ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.shawcor.com
    CONTACT:   Gary S. Love, Vice President, Finance and CFO, Telephone:
               (416) 744-5818
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9720.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BMO PROVIDES ITS OUTLOOK FOR THE GLOBAL COMMODITIES SECTOR
    PHONE NO.: Toronto Local: 416-641-6139; North-American Toll-Free:
               866-299-6657;
               Global Toll-Free: 800-6578-9898
    CONTACT:   Orli Namian, Toronto, orli.namian@bmo.com, (416)
               867-3996; Holly Holt, New York, holly.holt@bmo.com, (212)
               885-4153
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2496.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     QUESTIONS ABOUT RRSPS? COME CHAT WITH OUR EXPERTS! - JUST IN
               TIME FOR RRSP
               SEASON, DESJARDINS IS ORGANIZING TWO ONLINE CHAT SESSIONS
               WITH ITS EXPERTS
    INTERNET:  www.desjardins.com/rrspchat
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Genest, Advisor, Information and Media Relations,
               (514) 281-7275, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7275
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/11/c7258.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING PRESENTATION AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/metalsandmining2009/webcast/
    CONTACT:   Nadine Morrison, Assistant Corporate Secretary, (416)
               860-3968
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2407.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING PRESENTATION AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD
    LOCATION:  Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa
    CONTACT:   Nadine Morrison, Assistant Corporate Secretary, (416)
               860-3968
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2407.html
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