CNW Daybook for Monday, June 23, 2008



    TORONTO, June 23 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      June 23
    EVENT:     MEDIA ACTIVITIES RELATED TO PUBLIC AUCTIONS PRESENTED BY THE
               RITZ-CARLTON MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Ritz-Carlton Montréal, Palm Court, ground floor, 1228
               Sherbrooke St. West
    CONTACT:   Robitaille, (514) 843-2354, Cell: (514) 220-4979
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/?.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 16 - June 27
    EVENT:     20 JOURNEYS PHOTO EXHIBIT AT TORONTO REFERENCE LIBRARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Reference Library. 789 Yonge Street, Main Floor
    CONTACT:   Lillian Manea, Communications Manager, TRIEC, (416) 944-1946
               x 240; Blaine McKenzie, Communications Officer, Toronto
               Public Library, (416) 393-7219
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c5486.html

    DATE:      June 22 - June 26
    EVENT:     METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE HOSTS THE MILLION DOLLAR
               ROUND TABLE'S (MDRT) ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, Marketing Manager, MTCC, (416) 585-8106;
               Jessica Butera, Communications Manager, Million Dollar Round
               Table, (847) 692-6378, (416) 585-3551
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5375.html

    DATE:      June 23 - June 29
    EVENT:     PANEL DISCUSSION - HOW A MOVEMENT FOR GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS
               FOR ALL QUEER PEOPLE CAN BE FORMED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ryerson University, 575 Bay Street, Room: TRS-3176
    CONTACT:   Planet3 Communications, Marli Bennett/Joanne Smale, t: (647)
               346-4101
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4368.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON TRANSPORTATION INNOVATION AND
               TRANSPORTATION DESIGN CHARRETTE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON, M5S 2C6
    CONTACT:   Jacquie Menezes, Senior Associate, Public Affairs and Media,
               Metrolinx, Phone: (416) 874-5923, Mobile: (647) 289-4523
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5488.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     PAUL MOIST, CUPE NATIONAL PRESIDENT, WILL ATTEND LEADERSHIP
               MEETING
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  327 Dudley Avenue (Compagnons des Francs Loisirs)
    CONTACT:   Monique Drapeau, CUPE National Representative, (705) 474-9765
               extension 2
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/19/c6173.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     CANADA MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION EXCELLENCE AWARDS
               RECEPTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Liberty Grand, Governor's Room, 25 British Columbia Road,
               Exhibition Place
    CONTACT:   Janet Sandor, The Impact Group, (416) 481-7070 ext. 25,
               (416) 802-5526 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/19/c5774.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - STUDY TO REVEAL BRUTAL IMPACT OF
               HOMELESSNESS ON WOMEN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park Media Room (Queen's Park)
    CONTACT:   Kate Mason, Street Health, (416) 921-8668 ext. 228; Angela
               Robertson, Sistering, (416) 926-9762 ext. 226
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/19/c5877.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES MINISTER RICK
               BARTOLUCCI ANNOUNCES A NEW INITIATIVE IN ONTARIO'S BATTLE
               AGAINST ORGANIZED CRIME AT THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS
               OF THE NIAGARA OPP DETACHMENT
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Niagara OPP Detachment, 5345 Stanley Avenue
    CONTACT:   Laura Blondeau, Minister's Office, (416) 325-4973
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/c6486.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH CARE ACTIVISTS CONVERGE AT ROUGE VALLEY HOSPITAL  TO
               STOP EROSION OF SERVICES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Centenary Hospital, 2867 Ellesmere Road (Between Markham &
               Neilson)
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; David
               Cox, OPSEU Communications, (416) 788-9197
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/c6587.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MANITOBA'S CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TRYING TO MEET THE
               RECRUITMENT CHALLENGE
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Red River College,  Parking Lot 3N
    CONTACT:   Rosemary Sparks, Construction Sector Council, (416) 271-2633
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/c6482.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 22nd - June 23rd
    EVENT:     FEDERATION OF MEDICAL WOMEN OF CANADA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Palliser Fairmont Hotel
    CONTACT:   Andrée Poirier, Executive Coordinator,  (613) 568-5881 or
               toll free 1-877-771-3777
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4829.html

    TIME:      14:05
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY SHERYL KENNEDY, DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF
               CANADA, ON HOUSING MARKETS AND MONETARY POLICY
    CITY:      BANFF
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, 405 Spray Avenue
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5402.html

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