CNW Daybook for Thursday, April 30, 2009



    TORONTO, April 29 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      12:30 - 14:30
    EVENT:     AUTHOR AND LIFE TRANSITION EXPERT, DR. AMY D'APRIX GIVES BMO'S
               TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR RETIREMENT WORKSHOP
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Marriott, 1919 Upper Water Street
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, Montreal, (514) 877-8224; Martha McInnis,
               Toronto, (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6185.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 23 - May 7
    EVENT:     THE CIRQUE DU SOLEIL PRESENTS THE PREVIEW PERFORMANCES FOR OVO
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Under the blue-and-yellow Grand Chapiteau on the Quays of the
               Old Port
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Longtin, Roy & Turner Communications, (514) 844-9678
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c7961.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     TSO3 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  McCord Museum, Théâtre J. Armand-Bombardier, 690 Sherbrooke
               Street West
    NOTES:     A webcast of the meeting and management presentation will be
               accessible from TSO3's website at www.tso3.com
    CONTACT:   Marc Boisjoli, Chief Financial Officer, (418) 651-0003, ext.
               228; Frédéric Tremblay, (514) 658-8033
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5353.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Delta Sherbrooke Hotel and Conference Centre, Sherbrooke A
               Room, 2685 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4436.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 22 - May 2
    EVENT:     NATIONAL SELF-ESTEEM EXPERT LISA NAYLOR AVAILABLE TO SHARE
               TIPS FOR SELF-ESTEEM FRIENDLY SLEEPOVERS
    CITY:      SEE URL BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.
    LOCATION:  See URL below for more information.
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Pyne, Harbinger Communications, 1-877-960-5100,
               (416) 960-5100 ext. 264
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c3954.html

    DATE:      April 30 - May 1
    EVENT:     2009 CSR: MEASURING, MANAGING AND SUSTAINING PERFORMANCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metropolitan Hotel, 108 Chestnut Street
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6384.html

    TIME:      07:45
    EVENT:     NATIONAL PRESS CLUB OF CANADA NEWSMAKER BREAKFAST: RARE
               DISORDERS IN CANADA: "A PROMISE NOT KEPT"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Hotel, O'Connor Room, 150 Albert Street
    NOTES:     RSVP: A reply is appreciated at rsvp@raredisorders.ca or
               (416) 969-7431
    CONTACT:   Angela Covato, (416) 969-7431
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6303.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO HELPS ATHLETES REACH FULL POTENTIAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  U of T's Athletic Centre, 55 Harbord Street
    CONTACT:   Dipika Damerla, Minister's Office, (416) 326-8497; Julie
               Rosenberg, Communications, (416) 326-4833
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6464.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ACCOUNTING STANDARDS BOARD ANNOUNCES DECISION ON ACCOUNTING
               FOR IMPAIRMENT OF DEBT SECURITIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CICA, 277 Wellington Street West, (Western Room)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Pretty, Communications Manager, Standards at (416)
               204-3482
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6329.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE OPP MUSEUM OPP 100TH ANNIVERSARY
               EXHIBIT
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  The OPP Museum, Ontario Provincial Police General
               Headquarters, 777 Memorial Avenue
    CONTACT:   Terri McCormack, Media Projects Officer, Corporate
               Communications Bureau, Phone: (705) 329-6871
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5988.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     SUPPORTLINK MARKS 10 YEARS OF HELPING TO PREVENT VIOLENCE
               AGAINST WOMEN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Police Headquarters, 40 College Street (Lobby)
    CONTACT:   Chris Conrath, Environics Communications, (416) 969-2716;
               Patricia MacLean, Director, Communications, Ericsson Canada,
               (906) 206-7928; Andrea Sardinha, Rogers Wireless, (647)
               297-9779; Jessica Bishop, Ministry of the Attorney General,
               Minister's Office, (416) 326-3266; Brendan Crawley, Ministry
               of the Attorney General, Communications Branch, (416) 326-2210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5309.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      SAULT STE. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Essar Centre, (Break-Out Room-Lower Event Level-North End),
               269 Queens Street East
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4458.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     FOURTH ANNUAL WOMEN IN PUBLIC LIFE LUNCHEON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Concert Hall
    CONTACT:   Lynn Chou: (416) 364-5591
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6456.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO LAUNCH OF COPS FOR CANCER FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Police Headquarters (Front Lobby), 40 College Street
    CONTACT:   Canadian Cancer Society, Camille Beaubien, Senior Coordinator,
               Communications, (416) 323-7023; Toronto Police Services, Mark
               Pugash, Director, Public Information, (416) 808-7088
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6497.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     YORK UNIVERSITY BLACK STUDENTS' ALLIANCE FILM SCREENING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  York University Vari Hall, 1152A
    CONTACT:   Heba Habib, BVC Conference Committee: (416) 893-8247; Nana
               Serwah, BVC Conference Committee: (647) 998-3802
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2448.html

    TIME:      21:30
    EVENT:     ICO THERAPEUTICS PRESENTS AT BIOFINANCE 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Trinity III Room of the Toronto Marriott at Eaton Centre
    CONTACT:   Business Development: Dr. John Clement, CBO, (778) 688-0644;
               Finance Contact: Mr. John Meekison, CFO, (604) 602-9414 x 224;
               Investor/Media Contact: Frederica Bell, Corp. Devt., (604)
               602-9414 x 228; B&D Capital, Joanne Calverley, (604) 685-6465
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6267.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      April 28 - April 30
    EVENT:     RITCHIE BROS. UNRESERVED PUBLIC EQUIPMENT AND REAL ESTATE
               AUCTION
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Ritchie Bros. auction site, 1500 Sparrow Drive
    CONTACT:   Jake Lawson, Regional Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers,
               Phone (780) 955-2486; Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications
               Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Phone (604) 788-5379
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9667.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4976.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5658.html

    DATE:      April 29 - April 30
    EVENT:     THE NEW ECONOMICS OF WORKPLACE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING, HOSTED
               BY THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre Street SE.
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Media Relations,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5997.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     PROGRESS ENERGY RE

SOURCES CORP. ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Calgary Petroleum Club, 319-5th Avenue S.W. CONTACT: Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations and Marketing, Progress Energy Resources Corp., (403) 539-1809 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/24/c3403.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> TIME: 12:00 - 20:00 EVENT: PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT CITY: KELOWNA LOCATION: Delta Grand Okanagan Resort and Conference Centre, (Skaha Room), 1310 Water Street CONTACT: Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4498.html TIME: 17:15 EVENT: RECIPIENTS OF THE 2009 COURAGE TO COME BACK AWARDS HONOURED AT 11TH ANNUAL GALA DINNER CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: The Hyatt Regency Hotel, 655 Burrard Street CONTACT: Julia Zado, Coast Director of Communications, (604) 675-2342, (604) 506-3095 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c5537.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 08:00 Eastern EVENT: DR. ANTHONY FIELDS PRESENTS "CANCER DRUGS IN CANADA: COSTS AND CHALLENGES" INTERNET: http://events.onlinebroadcasting.com/cos/043009/index.php CONTACT: Daniele Saintonge, CAMO, (613) 730-6284; Charles Pitts, COS, 1-877-990-9044 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6315.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: KANGAROO MEDIA INC. Q4 AND FISCAL 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: 1-800-590-1817 CONTACT: Kangaroo Media: Robert Mimeault, (450) 595-2500; Media Relations: Emilie Verret, (514) 844-6665, ext. 228 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5636.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: ARISE TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 2009 FIRST-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.newswire.ca and www.arisetech.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-594-3790 CONTACT: Dave Chornaby, Chief Financial Officer, (519) 772-5732 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3708.html TIME: 09:00 Mountain EVENT: THE CASH STORE FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. - 2009 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2616900 PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319 CONTACT: Gordon J. Reykdal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Cash Store Financial, (780) 408-5118; or Michael J.L. Thompson, Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary, Cash Store Financial, (780) 408-5595 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c2920.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4005.html TIME: 09:00 Mountain EVENT: PEMBINA PIPELINE INCOME FUND FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: www.pembina.com or http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2605020 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or 1-800-594-3615 CONTACT: Glenys Hermanutz, Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Pembina Pipeline Corporation, (403) 231-7500, 1-888-428-3222 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c2037.html TIME: 09:30 Mountain EVENT: IMPERIAL OIL ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS INTERNET: www.imperialoil.ca CONTACT: Gordon Wong, Public Affairs, Imperial Oil Limited, (403) 237-2710; Linda Zavarella, Investor Relations, Imperial Oil Limited, (403) 237-4538 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5427.html TIME: 09:30 Eastern EVENT: TSO3 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS INTERNET: www.tso3.com CONTACT: Marc Boisjoli, Chief Financial Officer, (418) 651-0003, ext. 228; Frédéric Tremblay, (514) 658-8033 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5353.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: CATALYST PAPER CORPORATION - Q1 EARNINGS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=142138&s=1&k=DFABF0A6714F2974303D086DF40E464A PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-732-1073 CONTACT: Lyn Brown, Vice-President, Corporate Relations, (604) 247-4713 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9949.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: AGNICO-EAGLE ANNUAL AND SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING INTERNET: www.agnico-eagle.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941 CONTACT: David Smith, VP, Investor Relations, (416) 947-1212 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/18/c2017.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. Q1 CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: www.angiotech.com PHONE NO.: (800) 901-5247, (617) 786-4501, Enter Passcode: 72734002 CONTACT: DeDe Sheel, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (415) 293-4412 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2027.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: HARDWOODS DISTRIBUTION INCOME FUND CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571 or (416) 644-3417 CONTACT: Rob Brown, Chief Financial Officer, Hardwoods Distribution Income Fund, Telephone: (604) 881-1990 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c4323.html TIME: 17:30 Eastern EVENT: SIERRA WIRELESS FIRST QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2561240 PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-6179 or (416) 644-3416 CONTACT: Sharlene Myers, Sierra Wireless, Phone: (604) 232-1445 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5416.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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