CNW Daybook for Thursday, June 18, 2009



    TORONTO, June 18 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 17 - June 21
    EVENT:     THE 65TH ANNUAL CLINICAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY OF
               OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNAECOLOGISTS OF CANADA (SOGC)
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  World Trade and Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle Street,
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Mike Haymes, Media Relations Officer, SOGC,
               (902) 440-3263; Natalie Wright, Director of Communications
               and Public Education, SOGC, (613) 240-0169
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6270.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      YARMOUTH
    LOCATION:  Tusket Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Acadia Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 18 - June 21
    EVENT:     DESJARDINS PRESENTS AN ALL-NEW PHOTO EXHIBIT CELEBRATING THE
               25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
    CITY:      ST-BRUNO-DE-MONTARVILLE
    LOCATION:  Promenades St-Bruno
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Genest, Advisor, Information and Media Relations,
               Desjardins Group, (514) 281-7275, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7275
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3032.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     HABITAT FOR HUMANITY MONTREAL - A FIFTH GRADE STUDENT MAKES
               A $5,000 DONATION TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  5096, rue Ste-Clothilde, South-West Borough
    CONTACT:   Jade St-Jean, Morin Public Relations, (514) 289-8688, ext.
               235, Cell: (514) 716-7530; Mathieu Langelier, Genworth
               Financial Canada, (514) 943-2617
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7487.html

    TIME:      11:45 - 13:30
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF 2009 REPORT CARD ON WAIT TIMES IN CANADA FOLLOWED
               BY CMA PRESIDENT SPEECH AT THE MONTREAL ECONOMIC INSTITUTE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Economic Institute: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth,
               Marquette Room 900, Rene-Levesque Blvd West
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, (613) 731-8610, 800-663-7336, ext. 1266;
               Cell.: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6405.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7614.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     GILLES LEFRANCOIS, EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF
               DIRECTORS OF INNERGEX TO BE GUEST SPEAKER OF THE
               INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CLUB OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Mount Stephen Club, 1440, Drummond Street
    CONTACT:   Ms. Edith Ducharme, LL.L., Director, Financial
               Communications and Investor Relations, Innergex Renewable
               Energy Inc., (450) 928-2550, ext. 222
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5071.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD OF CANADA WILL RELEASE AN
               INVESTIGATION UPDATE ON ITS INVESTIGATION OF THE COUGAR
               HELICOPTERS SIKORSKY S-92ACRASH OFF THE COAST OF NEWFOUNDLAND
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Transportation Safety Board of Canada Head Office, 200
               Promenade du Portage, 4th floor
    CONTACT:   To schedule an interview, contact: Media Relations,
               Transportation Safety Board of Canada, (819) 994-8053
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7571.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     A CELEBRATION HONOURS 25 ROOTS OF EMPATHY BABIES, THE
               WORLD'S YOUNGEST TEACHERS, FROM ACROSS MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  YMCA Westmount, 4585 Sherbrooke St. W., Westmount, QC H3Z 1E9
    CONTACT:   Coralie Desjardins, (514) 466-5426
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7299.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Sherbrooke Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     SOCIETE DU HAVRE DE MONTREAL - UNVEILING OF THE BONAVENTURE
               EXPRESSWAY TRANSFORMATION PROJECT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  740 Notre-Dame Street West, Ground floor
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, (514) 895-0127
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7652.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     GRANDE PARTY FERREIRA TO BENEFIT THE SAINTE-JUSTINE HOSPITAL
               FOUNDATION - A GOURMET FUNDRAISING BARBECUE ORGANIZED BY THE
               RENOWNED PORTUGUESE RESTAURANT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ferreira Café
    NOTES:     To purchase tickets, please contact David Bonami (514)
               848-0988, dbonami@ferreiracafe.com
    CONTACT:   For any visuals, more information about the GPF, the 13
               years of generosity, Ferreira Café restaurant, and/or for a
               interview with Carlos Ferreira, do not hesitate to contact
               BICOM Communications, (514) 223-6770
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4364.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     LIBERAL PARTY OF CANADA - NOMINATION MEETING IN HULL-AYLMER
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Château Cartier, 1170, chemin Aylmer
    CONTACT:   Leidy Ojeda, (514) 554-2493
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7518.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 391-5608;
               Alicia Sealey, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416)
               599-0664; Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank
               Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3407.html

    DATE:      June 17 - June 19
    EVENT:     CUPW HOSTS INTERNATIONAL POSTAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  June 17th & 18th: Victoria Room, Marriott Hotel, 100 Kent
               Street; June 19th: Ballroom AB, Crown plaza Hotel 101
               Lyon Street
    CONTACT:   Richard McGrath, CUPW, (613) 222-3952 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7347.html

    DATE:      June 18 - June 19
    EVENT:     CICBV (CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED BUSINESS VALUATORS)
               EASTERN CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
    NOTES:     Passes are available to Journalists who register in advance
    CONTACT:   Interview's can be arranged through: CICBV: Public Relations
               & Communications Coordinator - Natasha Carr, (416) 977-1117
               ext. 225; RICK HALL PR: Media Relations - Rick Hall - (416)
               967-6773
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4457.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     LIVE ON THE EDGE AND RIDE THE RAZOR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The parking lot on the south west corner of Bay and Dundas
    CONTACT:   Christine Newlands, (416) 203-2223 ext. 226
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c6775.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 15:15
    EVENT:     DESIGN MATTERS CONFERENCE HELD BY THE ASSOCIATION OF
               REGISTERED GRAPHIC DESIGNERS OF ONTARIO (RGD)
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Queen's University, Chernoff 211
    CONTACT:   To reserve a press pass contact, Christina Mastruzzo,
               1-888-274-3668
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5948.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     BMO HOSTS THE CONDO EXPO 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  First Canadian Place - street level
    CONTACT:   Kasia Lech, (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c6995.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CAR CRASH SURVIVORS RALLY TO FIGHT PROPOSED CHANGES TO AUTO
               INSURANCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Nathan Phillips Square
    CONTACT:   Rachel Sa, Office (416) 777-0368, Cell (416) 454-7713
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7290.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Markville Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     DAILY BREAD FOOD BANK WILL RELEASE THE RESULTS OF THE 2009
               SURVEY OF PEOPLE WHO RELY ON FOOD BANKS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Daily Bread Food Bank, 191 New Toronto Street (off
               Islington, North of Lake Shore)
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Chackal, Communications & Marketing Officer, T:
               (416) 203-0050 ext. 238, M: (416) 450-2196,
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7489.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     FIFTH ANNUAL TD CHALLENGE BBQ IN SUPPORT OF MARCH OF DIMES
               CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TD Centre Courtyard (immediately west of Bay and King
               Streets)
    CONTACT:   Ruth Kapelus, March of Dimes Canada, P: (416) 425-3463 ext.
               7254; Suzanna Cohen, TD Bank Financial Group, P: (416)
               983-7487
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c6998.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE: TRUE PATRIOT LOVE TRIBUTE DINNER IN
               SUPPORT OF THE CANADIAN MILITARY FAMILIES FUND
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TD Bank Tower, 66 Wellington St W. 54th Fl.
    CONTACT:   Ms. Bronwen Evans, Director, True Patriot Love Foundation,
               (416) 350-8374; Karen Miller, Fundraising and Dinner
               Director at the Dinner Office at K.I.M. Inc., (416) 224-9990
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c7132.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BRAIN INJURY SOCIETY OF TORONTO'S BRAIN INJURY
               PREVENTION RALLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Nathan Philips Square
    NOTES:     Evening reception at Toronto's Hard Rock Cafe (5-8pm)
    CONTACT:   Harry Zarins, Executive Director, Brain Injury Association
               of Canada, 1-866-977-2493
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/30/c9384html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     FROM NEURON TO NEIGHBOURHOOD: EVENT PROFILES THE IMPACT OF
               MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION RESEARCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CAMH Workman Theatre, 1001 Queen Street West, Toronto
    CONTACT:   Kirk LeMessurier, (416) 595-6015
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c7933.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     DISNEY MEGA-STARS DEMI LOVATO AND SELENA GOMEZ COME TO
               TORONTO FOR NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE OF DISNEY'S PRINCESS
               PROTECTION PROGRAM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth Theatre, located on the Canadian National
               Exhibition grounds
    CONTACT:   Geneviève Parent at (416) 956-8547
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/11/c2405.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     INAUGURAL 2009 CERTIFIED MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANTS' CREATIVE
               LEADERSHIP AWARDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Doubletree by Hilton - Toronto Airport, 655 Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   Angie Brennand, Director Public Affairs & Communications,
               CMA Ontario, (416) 204-3141
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6537.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     ENOCH TURNER SCHOOLHOUSE - OPEN HOUSE TO CELEBRATE THIS
               PROVINCIALLY SIGNIFICANT HERITAGE SITE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Enoch Turner Schoolhouse, 106 Trinity Street
    CONTACT:   Media are asked to RSVP to (416) 314-4902
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c7044.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     ST. JOHN WEEK SALUTES TOP CITIZENS - VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION
               RECEPTION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Royal Canadian Air Force Mess, 158 Gloucester Street
    NOTES:     Interviews, photographs, briefings and access to Parliament
               Hill available.
    CONTACT:   Please confirm attendance with: Jennifer Lavoie, Director
               Communications, St. John Ambulance Canada, (888) 840-5646
               ext 228, (613) 884-6510 mobile
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/16/c6993.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:30
    EVENT:     BIRKS PRESTIGE COLLECTION EVENT HOSTED WITH KIDSFEST
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Birks, Square One, 100 City Centre Drive, Unit 103
    CONTACT:   Marie-Claude Peloquin, Event Supervisor, (514) 261-4666
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6591.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     FIRST ANNUAL PEACE DOT LOVE FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Kool Haus
    CONTACT:   Benni Leigh, PR Manager, D.O. it!, (917) 822-9451
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5015.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Bryan Prince Bookseller, 1060 King Street West, Hamilton
    CONTACT:   Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-3625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5886.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Chapters, 1037 Wellington Road, London
    CONTACT:   Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-3625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5886.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING FOR TEAOPIA'S NEW LOCATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Shops at Don Mills, 32 Clock Tower Road
    CONTACT:   Elise Cappuccitti, (905) 738-5125 Ext.268
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3100.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Taylor Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Regency Ballroom, Radisson Plaza Hotel Saskatchewan, 2125
               Victoria Avenue
    NOTES:     Audio webcasts of the speech and the press conference will
               be accessible from this location
               (http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/real/)
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6652.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Country Hills Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE FUTUREWOW 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS: NOW AVAILABLE, NOW FOR
               EVERYONE
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Metro Lexus Toyota
    CONTACT:   Dawn Soulis, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 431-8333
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7594.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONTARIO HEALTH COALITION RELEASES RESULTS OF INTERVIEWS WITH
               50 ONTARIO PARAMEDICS ON THE CONSEQUENCES OF CLOSING LOCAL
               HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-218-3342 or 416-204-6285, Passcode: 505084
    CONTACT:   Natalie Mehra, (416) 230-6402
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/17/c7331.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARAMOUNT ENERGY TRUST (TSX: PMT.UN.) ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING OF UNIT HOLDERS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=150915&s=1&k=86C37661CFEA69457F78C6FB71892F59
    CONTACT:   Paramount Energy Trust, Susan L. Riddell Rose, President and
               Chief Executive Officer, (403) 269-4400; or Cameron R.
               Sebastian, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, (403) 269-4400; or Sue M. Showers, Investor
               Relations and Communications Advisor, (403) 269-4400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c3860.html

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