CNW Daybook for Monday, October 19, 2009

TORONTO, Oct. 19 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     THE IWK HEALTH CENTRE, TELUS AND KIDS' HEALTH LINKS
               FOUNDATION SHOWCASE CANADA'S FIRST SECURE SOCIAL NETWORKING
               SITE FOR KIDS IN CARE AT THE CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF
               PAEDETRIC HEALTH CENTRES 2009 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  The Westin Nova Scotian, 1181 Hollis Street
    CONTACT:   Laura Fougere, IWK Public Relations, (902) 470-6740; AJ
               Gratton, TELUS Media Relations, (416) 320-0364
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6879.html
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      10:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     DIABETES QUÉBEC - VISIT THE CHANGING DIABETES® VILLAGE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Changing Diabetes® Village (in front of the St. James
               United Church), 463 Ste-Catherine Street West
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345; Brigitte Viel, (514)
               843-2303
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6644.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     TECHNOMONTRÉAL'S JOURNÉES CARRIÈRES TECHNO - OPENING
               CEREMONY AND PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  eXcentris
    CONTACT:   Martin Duchaîne, ing MBA, General Manager, TechnoMontréal,
               (514) 987-9345; Sylvie Gagnon, General Manager,
               TECHNOCompétences, (514) 840-1237; Antoine Landry, Director,
               Communications Department, École de technologie supérieure,
               (514) 396-8410; Benoît Lefèvre, Communications Advisor,
               Montréal International, (514) 987-9323
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/06/c4341.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE FOR THE LAUNCH OF LES JOURNÉES CARRIÈRES
               TECHNO
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  eXcentris, 3536, St-Laurent Blvd
    CONTACT:   Benoît Lefèvre, Communications Advisor, Montréal
               International, (514) 987-9323
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/13/c6032.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF LES JOURNÉEES CARRIÈRES TECHNO
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  eXcentris  3536, St-Laurent Blvd
    CONTACT:   Benoît Lefèvre, Communications Advisor, Montréal
               International, (514) 677-2498
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7905.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     DR. JUDITH WOODSWORTH, PRESIDENT & VICE-CHANCELLOR OF
               CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY, AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S
               PODIUM
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, Ballroom, 1201, blvd.
               René-Lévesque West
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6845.html
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    ONTARIO

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     CAA SCHOOL SAFETY PATROLLERS AND TORONTO POLICE SERVICE GET
               SET TO GIVE PARENTS A LESSON ON SCHOOL ZONE SAFETY
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  General Brock Public School, 140 Chestnut Crescent (west of
               Birchmount and north of St.Clair Ave.E)
    CONTACT:   Edyta Zdancewicz, Media and PR, Public and Government
               Affairs, Office: (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7550.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     BELLWOODS CENTRES FOR COMMUNITY LIVING INC. CELEBRATES
               ENHANCED COMMUNITY SUPPORTS FOR DISABLED ADULTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1082 Dundas Street West/300 Shaw Street
    CONTACT:   Claire Bryden, Executive Director, telephone: (416) 696-9663
               ext 207
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7736.html

    TIME:      12:45 - 14:00
    EVENT:     OSCAR THE GROUCH SURFACES FOR WASTE REDUCTION WEEK WITH
               SURPRISE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VISIT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rose Avenue Public School, 675 Ontario Street
    CONTACT:   Josie Haynes, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8012,
               josie.haynes@cossette.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6499.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     GROUNDBREAKING MARKS THE OFFICIAL START OF CONSTRUCTION ON
               THE NEW BRIDGEPOINT HOSPITAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The historic Don Jail, Bridgepoint Health -
               14 St. Matthews Road
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: Julie Dowdie, Bridgepoint Health,
               (416) 302-5536; Jessica Hooker, Infrastructure Ontario,
               (416) 327-5325; Amy Tang, Office of the Minister,
               (416) 276-0511
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7571.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BANK OF CANADA  - "MEET THE EXPERTS"
               SPEED NETWORKING EVENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Art Gallery
    CONTACT:   to RSVP: Johanne Bissonnette, Media Relations Manager, BDC,
               (514) 283-7929
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7366.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     STUDENTS REGISTER FOR THE NHL, HEROS AND CIBC HOCKEY PROGRAM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Moss Park Arena, Regent Park, 140 Sherbourne Street
    CONTACT:   Norm Flynn at (604) 218-1661
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c8086.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PROJECT KIDS H.E.A.R. QUEEN'S PARK DAY - ALLIANCE FOR
               CHILDREN WHO ARE HARD OF HEARING AND DEAF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park, reception to be held in the legislative dining
               room
    CONTACT:   MEDIA CONTACTS: James Borer, Parent of Two Deaf Children,
               Leader of the Alliance, cell: (613) 363-3039; Norah-Lynn
               McIntyre, Executive Director, VOICE for Hearing Impaired
               Children, (416) 487-7719, cell: (289) 887-1773
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7069.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     FACE-TO-FACE NETWORKING & CAREER NIGHTS WITH JAKE'SHOUSE.CA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Montana Lounge (145 John Street at Richmond)
    CONTACT:   Derhak Ireland Executive Search - Wayne Percy, (416)
               675-7600 ext 209
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6844.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     RAY ANDERSON AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     CINDA WILLIAMS CHIMA AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Yorkdale, 3401 Dufferin Street Unit
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR HOSTS A PRIVATE SCREENING OF 'A LINC IN
               TIME - THE LINCOLN ALEXANDER STORY'
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lieutenant Governor's Suite, Music Room (Media enter from
               2nd floor)
    CONTACT:   Ms. Nanda Casucci-Byrne, Office of the Lieutenant Governor,
               (416) 325-7780
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7549.html
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    SASKATCHEWAN

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:00
    EVENT:     DR. ANNE DOIG, CMA PRESIDENT, PARTICIPATES IN FEDERAL
               PRE-BUDGET CONSULTATIONS
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Regina Inn Hotel and
               Conference Centre
               1975 Broad Street
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Tel: (613) 731-8610 or 1-800-663-7336 ext.
               1266
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7516.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      16:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     BC INNOVATION COUNCIL  - CONNECT '09, BCIC'S PREMIER EVENT
               FOR TECHNOLOGY START-UPS AND INNOVATORS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Thom, Communications Specialist, BC Innovation
               Council, (604) 602-5249
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2009/24/c8504.html
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    SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL

    TIME:      09:30 - 10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IT'S THAT TIME AGAIN! CHANGING SEASONS OFTEN BLAMED FOR
               SYMPTOMS THAT MAY SIGNAL THYROID DISEASE
    CO-ORDS:   CO-ORDINATES: Anik F2 C, Transponder 3B, Audio subcarrier
               6.2 and 6.8, Downlink Frequency 3820 Vertical
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-2115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6946.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - ROCKWELL ANNOUNCES RESULTS FOR FIRST HALF
               OF FISCAL 2010
    INTERNET:  www.rockwelldiamonds.com
    PHONE NO.: 800) 946-0716 (toll free) or 719-457-2573 (toll) in North
               America, 0 800 980 989 (toll free) in the United Kingdom and
               0 808 101 1147 (toll free) in South Africa
    CONTACT:   Investor Services at (604) 684-6365
               or within North America at 1-800-667-2114
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7278.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VASOGEN SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.vasogen.com
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, 4 Robert Speck Parkway, 15th Floor,
               Mississauga, ON, L4Z 1S1, tel: (905) 817-2002, fax: (905)
               847-6270
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6727.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP INVESTOR SESSION: FOCUS ON TD CANADA
               TRUST
    INTERNET:  http://www.td.com/investor/
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-814-4859 (toll free)
    CONTACT:   Samson Yuen, Media Relations, TDBFG, (416) 308-8905; Tim
               Thompson, Investor Relations, TDBFG, (416) 308-9030
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/02/c3114.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY VIA TELECONFERENCE WITH VANOC CEO JOHN
               FURLONG FOLLOWING PRESENTATION OF THE VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC
               TRUCE RESOLUTION BEFORE THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8018, 1-866-223-7781 (within North America);
               (Country code access) 800.6578.9898 (outside North America)
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Walters, VANOC Communications, Tel. (604) 403-2386
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7790.html
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    USA

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PRESENTATION OF THE VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TRUCE RESOLUTION
               AND VANOC CEO JOHN FURLONG'S ADDRESS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  United Nations headquarters building, 760 United Nations
               Plaza, New York
    NOTES:     The session will be webcast at www.un.org
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Walters, VANOC Communications, Tel. (604) 403-2386;
               Media not already accredited for the UN can contact
               Safia.Morsly-Fikai@international.gc.ca or (212) 848-1142
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7790.html

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