CNW Daybook for Monday, June 22, 2009



    TORONTO, June 22 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    DATE:      June 21 - June 24
    EVENT:     LABCON2009, THE NATIONAL CONGRESS OF MEDICAL LABORATORY
               SCIENCE
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  Delta Hotel and Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Alana Fontaine, Telephone: (613) 233-8906, Cell: (613)
               299-4017; or Kurt Davis, CSMLS Executive Director, Cell:
               (289) 440-2361, Delta Hotel, (709) 739-6404
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c7017.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY - EXPANSION OF MCKESSON
               CANADA'S PHARMACEUTICAL DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN MOUNT PEARL,
               NEWFOUNDLAND
    CITY:      MOUNT PEARL
    LOCATION:  McKesson Canada Distribution Center, 5 Glencoe Drive,
               Donovan Industrial Park
    CONTACT:   Line Chapdelaine, Director, Corporate Communications,
               McKesson, (514) 465-8279
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/22/c8839.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    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:   Sylvain Thibault, (514) 844-9128
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c8012.html

    TIME:      08:00
               12:30
    EVENT:     TELUS WORLD SKINS GAME SCHEDULE
    CITY:      LEVIS
    LOCATION:  La Tempête Golf Club
    NOTES:     - 8:00 a.m. - Professionals play in Pro-Am (Front nine holes)
               - 12:30 p.m. - Exhibition Match featuring Fred Couples,
               Padraig Harrington, Michael Campbell, Chris DiMarco and Québec
               PGA pro Rémi Bouchard
    CONTACT:   Dave Haggith, IMG, (416) 960-5312 ext. 120
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/21/c8835.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE GLOBAL CAMPAIGN FOR CLIMATE ACTION
               SECRETARIAT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Intercontinental Hotel, (Saint-Jacques Hall), 360
               Saint-Antoine West
    CONTACT:   Jocelyn Desjardins, GCCA, (514) 604-6273
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/19/c8346.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - 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

    TIME:      17:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL SUMMER PROGRAM IN GREEN BUILDING DESIGN LAUNCH
               RECEPTION
    CITY:      WOODBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Earth Rangers Centre at the Kortright Conservation Centre,
               9520 Pine Valley Drive
    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/June2009/16/c7019.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS -
               MEDIA INTERVIEWS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Chapters Rideau, 47 Rideau St
    CONTACT:   Scotiabank: Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs,
               (416) 866-3625; Key Porter Books: Jennifer Fox, Publicity
               Manager, (416) 862-7777, ext. 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7452.html

    TIME:      09:20 - 10:35
    EVENT:     PERRIN BEATTY, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE CANADIAN CHAMBER OF
               COMMERCE SPEAKS ON THE FUTURE OF THE DIGITAL ECONOMY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Government Conference Centre
    NOTES:     Mr. Beatty will be speaking on a panel and will be available
               for comment afterwards
    CONTACT:   or to arrange interviews: Kathryn Anderson, Director,
               Communications and Marketing, (613) 238-4000 ext.231, Cell:
               (613) 797-1860
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c7978.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     HILLFIELD STRATHALLAN COLLEGE AND ITS PATRON, MICHAEL G.
               DEGROOTE MAKE AN HISTORIC ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  299 Fennell Avenue West, Artsplex Theatre
    CONTACT:   Marianne Matthews, Communications Manager, P. (905)
               389-1367, Ext. 192, or C. (905) 518-6137
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c8237.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR AND FRIENDS TO PACK MORE THAN 15,000
               DONATED BOOKS ON TO MILITARY TRUCKS AT QUEEN'S PARK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Front steps of Queen's Park, Legislative Building
    CONTACT:   Nanda Casucci-Byrne, Office of the Lieutenant Governor of
               Ontario, (416) 325-7780
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/19/c8692.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     WOMEN IN CAPITAL MARKETS (WCM) RELEASES A NEW STUDY
               MEASURING THE REPRESENTATION OF WOMEN IN CANADIAN CAPITAL
               MARKETS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Le Meridien King Edward Hotel, Vanity Fair Ballroom, 37 King
               Street East
    CONTACT:   Sherry Boisvert, APEX Public Relations,
               sboisvert@apexpr.com, (416) 924-4442 ext. 260
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2965.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS -
               SPEAKING EVENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Chapters Rideau, 47 Rideau St
    CONTACT:   Scotiabank: Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs,
               (416) 866-3625; Key Porter Books: Jennifer Fox, Publicity
               Manager, (416) 862-7777, ext. 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7452.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ALBERTA'S CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY MEETING TO CHART ITS COURSE
               THROUGH THE RECESSION
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Delta Edmonton South Hotel and Convention Centre, 4404
               Gateway Boulevard, Top of the Inn Meeting Room
    CONTACT:   Scott Brownrigg, Sussex Strategy Group, (416) 277-8847;
               Rosemary Sparks, Construction Sector Council, (416) 271-2633
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/19/c8241.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION OF CANADA GRANTS WISH TO
               SEVEN YEAR-OLD SARAH FROM CALGARY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  184 Covepark Green NE
    CONTACT:   Jason Evanson, Chapter Director - Alberta and NWT, (403)
               265-9039 (office), (403) 669-8174 (cell); George James,
               Communications Director, The Children's Wish Foundation of
               Canada, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240, c: (416) 402-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/19/c8731.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERT AND AUTHOR, KYLE MCNAMARA,
               IS AVAILABLE FOR A BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Bolen Books
    CONTACT:   Scotiabank: Michelle Cobb, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (778)
               327-5451; Key Porter Books: Jennifer Fox, Publicity Manager,
               (416) 862-7777, ext. 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7357.html

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