CNW Daybook for Thursday, December 3, 2009

TORONTO, Dec. 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      06:30
    EVENT:     OLYMPIC TORCH COMES TO VALCARTIER GARRISON
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Starting from Building 516 (Sports Centre) and along Général
               T. L. Tremblay Street.
    CONTACT:   Captain Evelyne Lemire, 5 ASG Public Affairs Officer, (418)
               844-5000, ext 5880; General information: Torchbearers and
               military representatives on site will grant interviews
               according to their availability.
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6622.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     BUSINESS BREAKFAST CONFERENCE OF THE BOARD OF TRADE OF
               METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WITH THE HONOURABLE CHRISTIAN PARADIS
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777, rue University
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7115.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFINGS
    CITY:      VICTORIAVILLE
    LOCATION:  Service de la vie active et culturelle, 841, boul. Bois-Francs
               sud (grande salle)
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6595.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFINGS
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Aréna Eugène-Lalonde, 350 rue Terrill salle 215
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6595.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY - UQÀM - CLAUDINE AND STEPHEN BRONFMAN
               FAMILY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES MAJOR DONATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation, 1170 Peel
               St., 8th floor
    CONTACT:   Lucy Niro, Director, Communications, Advancement and Alumni
               Relations, Concordia University, (514) 848-2424, ext. 4977,
               Cell: (514) 467-4955
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6533.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     PRODUCTIONS DU GÉMEAU - MEDIA CAN MEET FAMOUS YOUNG JEWELER
               FRANCO PIANEGONDA AND FAMOUS RACER ALEXANDRE TAGLIANI, IN THE
                   CONTEXT OF THE SECOND EDITION OF THE ITALIAN JEWELLERY 09
                   EVENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Bijouterie Italienne, 192, St-Zotique St. East
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Le Duc, (514) 262-3540; Maria Mei, Italian Trade
               Commission, (514) 284-0265, extension 2220
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6508.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      November 30 - December 4
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION SHARES TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS WITH GTA
               COMMUTERS
    CITY:      VARIOUS, PLEASE SEE URL FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  Toronto area GO stations
    CONTACT:   Maria Roman, (905) 565-6200 ext. 2263; Karen Flores, (905)
               565-6200 ext. 3497, (416) 277-5563 (mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5347.html

    DATE:      December 1 - December 3
    EVENT:     2009 CP HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS CITIES IN ONTARIO
    LOCATION:  Various
    NOTES:     Please see release for details
    CONTACT:   Michel Spenard, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Pacific,
               (514) 835-1774 or Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager, Media
               Relations, Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c4326.html

    DATE:      December 2 - December 3
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - WORKPLACE DIVERSITY AND
               INCLUSIVENESS 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext.
               221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6213.html

    DATE:      December 3
    EVENT:     EPCOR POWER L.P. HOSTS INVESTOR DAY EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Mike Long, (780) 392-5207
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/29/c3690.html

    DATE:      December 3
    EVENT:     KOSTUCH PUBLICATIONS 2009 PINNACLE AWARDS LUNCHEON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian Room of the Fairmont Royal York Hotel
    CONTACT:   Rosanna Caira at (416) 447-0888, ext. 224
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/12/c8576.html

    DATE:      December 3
    EVENT:     CAPITAL POWER CORPORATION HOSTS ITS FIRST ANNUAL INVESTOR DAY
               EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TMX Broadcast Centre, 130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Mike Long, (780) 392-5207
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/29/c3680.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     PMNCH PARLIAMENTARY BRIEFING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Aboriginal Committee Room, S160, Centre Block, Parliament
               Buildings
    CONTACT:   Lisa Robertson: (613) 739-7032; Susan Wright: (613) 730-2020
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6261.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE AND MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION
               ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING A NEW OPP CRIME DETECTION TOOL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto (Downsview) OPP Detachment, 2682 Keele Street
    CONTACT:   Sergeant Pierre Chamberland, OPP Corporate Communications
               Bureau, Phone: (705) 329-6878
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7234.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     EGLISE RAELIENNE CANADIENNE - RAELIANS DELIVER THEIR PLEA FOR
               NEGAR AZIZ MORADI
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  197 Wurtemburg Street
    CONTACT:   Stella (514) 793-3126
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6567.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5188.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ANNA OLSON BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   For more details and media pre-registration, please contact:
               Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5470.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL UNVEILING OF BANNER FEATURING DRAWINGS FROM LOCAL
               MILITARY FAMILY KIDS THAT WILL BE SENT TO CANADIAN TROOPS IN
               AFGHANISTAN FOR CHRISTMAS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sears Yonge-Dundas Store, Eaton Centre, (Just Inside the Sears
               Store off store entrance at Yonge & Dundas)
    CONTACT:   John McGrath, (416) 876-3945; Eliana Cugini, Media & Public
               Relations Manager, Sears Canada, (416) 662-2245
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7187.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     SILVERWOOD FLOORING UNVEILS LUXURY ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Silverwood Flooring Showroom, 47 Gurney Crescent
    CONTACT:   Lee-Ann Barton, (416) 923-8181
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7263.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     IABC/TORONTO SEMINAR REVEALS TIPS AND STRATEGIES FOR
               INCREASING YOUR ONLINE VISIBILITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Sutton Room at The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Christine Andrew, VP Marketing Communications, IABC/Toronto,
               (905) 491-2257
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5289.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO AND REGION CONSERVATION HOSTS THE INAUGURAL LAKE
               ONTARIO EVENINGS SPEAKER SERIES EVENT, FEATURING PETER ANNIN,
               AUTHOR OF THE GREAT LAKES WATER WARS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. West
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6578.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      December 1 - December 3
    EVENT:     GROWCANADA® CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre St. S.E. in the Imperial
               Room
    NOTES:     Please register in the Grand Foyer 1 upon arrival
    CONTACT:   Nadine Sisk, Director Media Relations, P: (613) 218-6063
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c5302.html

    TIME:      09:40
    EVENT:     CANADIAN BUSINESS' TOP CANADIAN CEO FOR 2009 SPEAKS AT THE
               GROWCANADA® CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre St. S.E in the Imperial
               Room
    NOTES:     Please register in the Grand Foyer 1 upon arrival
    CONTACT:   Nadine Sisk, Director Media Relations, P: (613) 218-6063
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c5309.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00
    EVENT:     A HOLE IN ONE FOR THE KIDS AT THE ALBERTA CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  2888 Shaganappi Trail NW, Outside the Front Doors
    CONTACT:   Justine Clay, Associate Communications Manager, Alberta
               Children's Hospital Foundation, Ph. (403) 955-8824
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6353.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     EXCLUSIVE MEDIA TOUR OF THE BOULEVARD CASINO
    CITY:      COQUITLAM
    LOCATION:  2080 United Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Howard Blank, Vice President, Media and Entertainment, Great
               Canadian Gaming Corporation, (604) 512-6066
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6962.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD OF CANADA RELEASES ITS FINAL
               INVESTIGATION REPORT INTO THE HELICOPTER CRASH IN CRANBROOK,
               BRITISH COLUMBIA
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Strathcona Room, Four Seasons Hotel, 791 West Georgia
               Street
    CONTACT:   Transportation Safety Board of Canada, Media Relations,
               Telephone: (819) 994-8053
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7102.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     100 PHOTOS THAT CHANGED CANADA WITH DON NEWMAN - BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Chapters Robson, 788 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   For more details and media pre-registration, please contact:
               Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5470.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    DATE:      December 3 - December 4
    EVENT:     Q-GOLD PRESENTS AT AGORACOM ONLINE GOLD & COMMODITIES
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://agoracom.com/conferences
    CONTACT:   Corporate Inquiries: Q-Gold Resources Ltd., J. Bruce
               Carruthers II, President, 1-888-779-0166
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6803.html

    DATE:      December 3 - December 4
    EVENT:     NEW DAWN MINING CORP. PRESENTS AT AGORACOM ONLINE GOLD AND
               COMMODITIES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://agoracom.com/conferences
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations Contact: Richard Buzbuzian, (416) 585-7890;
               President and Chief Executive Officer: Ian R. Saunders, (416)
               585-7890
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c6852.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6104 or 1-866-696-5894, passcode 7888257
    CONTACT:   Valentina Wong, Director of Investor Relations, (416) 980-8306
               or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor and Financial
               Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/12/c8423.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RDM CORPORATION HOSTS Q4 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2889040
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Douglas Newman, President and CEO, RDM Corporation, (519)
               746-8483 x340 Phone, James Merwin, CFO , RDM Corporation,
               (519) 746-8483 x284 Phone
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/20/c3450.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GERDAU AMERISTEEL PRESENTS AT THE GOLDMAN SACHS FIFTH ANNUAL
               GLOBAL STEEL CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://cc.talkpoint.com/gold006/120209a_mg/?entity=2_JYGK8JP
    CONTACT:   Barbara R. Smith, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Gerdau Ameristeel, (813) 319-4324
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6385.html

    TIME:      13:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SEPAC (SMALL EXPLORERS AND PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA)
               CALGARY - ARCHIVE WEBCAST OF NOVEMBER 30, 2009 FALL INVESTOR
               SHOWCASE
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/pages/en/sepac20091203/index.html
    CONTACT:   Michelle Chidley, Event & Communications Director, Small
               Explorers and Producers Association of Canada (SEPAC), phone
               (403) 263-5344
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c4677.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP FOURTH-QUARTER AND FISCAL 2009
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor/qr_2009.jsp
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-814-8459
    CONTACT:   Nick Petter, Media Relations, (416) 308-1861
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6702.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WESTERN BANK - FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL 2009
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2889700
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Kirby Hill, CFA, Assistant Vice President, Investor and Public
               Relations, Canadian Western Bank, Phone: (780) 441-3770; Larry
               M. Pollock, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian
               Western Bank, Phone: (780) 423-8888
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7233.html
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    USA

    TIME:      12:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     POINTS INTERNATIONAL LTD. PRESENTS AT 2ND ANNUAL LD MICRO
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      LOS ANGELES
    LOCATION:  Luxe Sunset
    CONTACT:   Alex Wellins, The Blueshirt Group, T. (415) 217-7722; Brinlea
               Johnson, The Blueshirt Group, T. (212) 551-1453
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4480.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     USW PRESENTS GLOBAL BAD CORPORATE CITIZEN AWARD
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  Waldorf Astoria hotel
    CONTACT:   Canada: Bob Gallagher, (416) 434-2221; U.S.: Mike Zielinski,
               (240) 475-9845
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7383.html

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