CNW Daybook for Thursday, July 3, 2008



    TORONTO, July 2 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    T H U R S D A Y,   J U L Y   3
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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>

    DATE:      June 30 - July 4
    EVENT:     HMCS VILLE DE QUEBEC VISITS QUEBEC CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Port de Québec
    CONTACT:   Lt(N) J Laroche, Naval Reserve Public Affairs, (418) 694-5560
               poste 5392, Cell: (418) 575-0567
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8465.html

    DATE:      July 1 - July 3
    EVENT:     NATIONAL DEFENCE - CELEBRATING 400 YEARS OF MILITARY HERITAGE
               TOGETHER
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  On the Plains of Abraham and in the surrounding area
    CONTACT:   Notes to editors: For additional information on the military
               activities, please contact Captain Marie-Noelle Blanchet,
               Public Affairs Officer, Land Force Quebec Area and Joint Task
               Force East, at (514) 252-2777, extension 4280, or by pager at
               (514) 423-4044
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/26/c8283.html

    DATE:      July 2 - July 6
    EVENT:     YOAV AT THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  at the Pavillon Heineken
    CONTACT:   Myriam Achard at PHI, (514) 779-8868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8546.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 10:45
    EVENT:     NATIONAL DEFENCE - MILITARY PARADE THROUGH THE STREETS OF
               OLD QUEBEC
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  at the intersection of Taché and Wilfrid-Laurier Avenues
    NOTES:     If you wish to be present, contact Captain Marie-Noelle
               Blanchet at the number written below
    CONTACT:   Captain Marie-Noelle Blanchet, Public Affairs Officer, Land
               Force Quebec Area and Joint Task Force (East) Headquarter,
               Pager: (514) 423-4044
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9377.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     INVESTMENTS IN THE TEXTILE AND APPAREL INDUSTRY - CANADA
               ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      COURCELLES
    LOCATION:  La Chemise Perfection (2007) Inc., 101 Perfection St.
    CONTACT:   Karina Gagnon, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (418) 368-6048 or 1-866-368-0044; Pierre Miquelon, Office of
               the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic
               Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2008/30/c8925.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     THE COMMEMORATIVE SHOW FOR THE 400TH ANNIVERSARY OF QUEBEC
               CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Place de l'Assemblée nationale
    NOTES:     The show will start at 3:30 p.m. on July 3 and at 4:30 p.m.
               on July 4 and 5
    CONTACT:   Roxanne St-Pierre, Chief - National and International Media
               Relations, Société du 400e anniversaire de Québec, (418)
               648-2008, ext. 560
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7309.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE OF CANADA - UNION INVITES UNESCO
               DELEGATES TO CELEBRATE CONTRIBUTION OF WORKERS TO WORLD
               HERITAGE
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Delta Hotel, 690 Boul. René Levesque, Lauzon Room, (2
               minutes from the Conference Centre)
    CONTACT:   Alain Cossette, PSAC Communications Officer, (613) 293-9210
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9372.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 3 - July 6
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Harbourfront Centre
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE TONY CLEMENT AND CATHY STILL MAKE AN IMPORTANT
               INFRASTRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      BURK'S FALLS
    LOCATION:  Village Municipal Office, 172 Ontario Street
    CONTACT:   Laryssa Waler, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Tony Clement, (613) 957-0200
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9274.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - RALLY TO TELL THE
               MCGUINTY LIBERALS TO INCREASE FUNDING OF CHILD WELFARE
               SERVICES
    CITY:      ST. THOMAS
    LOCATION:  Constituency office of MPP Steve Peters, Speaker of the House,
               at Talbot and White Streets
    CONTACT:   Todd Rowley, Unit Chair of CUPE 841.5, (519) 777-3959; Kathy
               Johnson, CUPE Social Services Coordinator - Ontario, (416)
               272-6698
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9304.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 21:45
    EVENT:     AMERICAN EXPRESS DINNER IN THE SKY™ CANADIAN PREMIERE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square
    NOTES:     Media wishing to have a seat at one of the tables were asked
               to reserve in advance. Please contact Joanne Dolan via e-mail
               at joanne.dolan@hillandknowlton.ca or mobile phone
               416-432-9669, should you wish to attend on-site.
    CONTACT:   Joanne Dolan, (416) 432-9669
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9190.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 16:45
    EVENT:     ONDINE ANNOUNCES PERIOWAVE PRESENTATION AT IADR ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Exhibit Hall D-E, abstract
               1281
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Cross, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ondine
               Biopharma Corporation, (604) 669-0555; Christina Bessant /
               Adam Peeler, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416)
               815-0700 ext. 269; Canaccord Adams Ltd, nominated Adviser &
               Broker, Neil Johnson/Ryan Gaffney, +4420 7050 6500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9252.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     JONAS BROTHERS TAKE OVER JOHN STREET ON LIVE(AT)MUCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Much World HQ in Downtown Toronto
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Corelli, (416) 591-7400 x3259
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/26/c8350.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PARKDALE COMMUNITY RALLY TO SUPPORT IRAQ WAR RESISTER COREY
               GLASS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  May Robinson Building, 20 West Lodge (1 block east of
               Lansdowne, north of Queen W.)
    CONTACT:   Michelle Robidoux, (416) 856-5008 & Lee Zaslofsky, (416)
               598-1222; Media Coordinator Lynn Simmons, (416) 998-3157
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9258.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      July 2 - July 6
    EVENT:     SALTIMBANCO FOR THE FIRST TIME AT THE BRANDT CENTRE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Brandt Centre
    CONTACT:   National PR Contact: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc!
               Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c2982.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     IAMS SUPERDOGS STRUT THEIR STUFF AT THE CALGARY STAMPEDE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Stampede Corral Indoors
    CONTACT:   Larissa Best, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 428-8294; or
               Ana Francisco, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c8697.html

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