CNW Daybook for Thursday, May 28, 2009



    TORONTO, May 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      May 27 - May 28
    EVENT:     RENEWABLE ENERGY CONFERENCE 2009 - ENERGY EXPERTS PRESENT
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Commonwealth Ballrooms, 1181
               Hollis Street
    CONTACT:   Bob Williamson, Renewable Energy Conference 2009,
               (902) 454-4329
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/22/c6599.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING IN HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  World Trade and Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle Street, room
               200E
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: MediaRelations, (819) 997-9403, Fax:
               (819) 997-4245; General Inquiries: (819) 997-0313, TDD:
               (819) 994-0423, Fax: (819) 994-0218, Toll-free:
               1-877-249-2782, TDD - Toll-free: 1-877-909-2782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c7846.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      May 28
    EVENT:     BACARDI WILL HOST MADE WITH LOVE - THE DISCOVERY - EDWARD
               AUX MAINS D'ARGENTS LIVE IN A SURGE OF PURE ARTISTIC
               MAGNIFICENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Koko Restaurant + Bar
    CONTACT:   Pierre-Olivier Trempe, producer, (514) 567-6071
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/13/c3608.html

    TIME:      09:15 - 15:30
    EVENT:     ROYAL CANADIAN MINT LAUNCHES THE NOTRE-DAME-DU-SAGUENAY
               COLLECTOR COIN
    CITY:      SAGUENAY
    LOCATION:  Auberge des 21, 621 rue Mars
    CONTACT:   Alex Reeves Manager, Communications, Royal Canadian Mint,
               (613) 949-5777, Cellular: (613) 884-6370
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7641.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MONTREAL PORT AUTHORITY - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Port of Montreal Building, 2100 Pierre-Dupuy Avenue, Wing 1
    CONTACT:   Jean-Paul Lejeune, Director of Communications, (514) 283-7050,
               Fax: (514) 283-0829
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c7970.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     INAUGURATION OF NEW CANADIAN HEAD OFFICE OF BRISTOL-MYERS
               SQUIBB IN TECHNOPARC MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  2344 Alfred Nobel Boulevard, Saint-Laurent campus of
               Technoparc Montreal
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications et affaires publiques,
               (514) 395-0375, ext. 238
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/28/c7621.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OCPM - PRESENTATION OF BRIEFS, DEVELOPMENT PROJECT FOR THE
               SITE OF THE OLD PHILOSOPHY COLLEGE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Office de consultation publique de Montréal, 1550 Metcalfe
               Street, 14th Floor, Peel Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7142.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/24/c6901.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      May 26 - May 28
    EVENT:     THE GEORGE BROWN CHEF SCHOOL CELEBRATES ALL THINGS ITALIAN
               WITH EXCLUSIVE VIVA ITALIA! CULINARY FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various locations
    CONTACT:   Paul Zanettos, George Brown College, Mobile: (416) 893-5435
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c6649.html

    DATE:      May 27 - May 28
    EVENT:     PROVINCE-WIDE FORUM FOR ONTARIO'S NONPROFITS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Central YMCA, 20 Grosvenor St.
    CONTACT:   Constance Exley, (416) 642-5786
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/12/c2820.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO HYDRO DAY - LEARN ABOUT TORONTO HYDRO, WHAT IT DOES
               AND THE PROGRAMS THAT ARE OFFERED TO CUSTOMERS AND RESIDENTS
               OF TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square (corner of Yonge Street and Dundas
               Street)
    CONTACT:   Tanya Bruckmueller, W: (416) 542-2621, C: (416) 903-0440
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c7601.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     EXPORT DEVELOPMENT CANADA - ECONOMIST PETER HALL TO PRESENT
               GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST AND ONTARIO OUTLOOK IN LONDON
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, Regency Room,
               591 Wellington Road
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613) 598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7533.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING THE 1000 ISLANDS MUSIC FESTIVAL
    CITY:      GANANOQUE
    LOCATION:  The Gananoque Inn & Spa
    NOTES:     RSVP to rian@watsonentertainmet.com
    CONTACT:   Festival President - Rod MacDonald, 1-866-258-8810; Artistic
               Directors - Watson Entertainment (905) 637-8188
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/22/c6778.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     2009 CONGRESS OF THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES - DAY'S
               EVENTS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Carleton University
    CONTACT:   Congress 2009 media team, (613) 520-3552
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8364.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF THE ASTRAL MEDIA OUTDOOR OCAD STUDENT DESIGN
               COMPETITION WINNING DESIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Great Hall, Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD), 100
               McCaul Street
    CONTACT:   Ana Aujla, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8425; OR
               Alyssa Sotak, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 967-8114
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7126.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S WISH GRANTS A MILESTONE WISH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  10:00 Petsmart - 1851 Merivale Road; 12:00 Johnny
               Farina's Restaurant - 216 Elgin Street; 1:45 pm arrive at
               Parliament Hill; 2:15 pm Statements read in House of Commons
    CONTACT:   George James, Communications Director, The Children's Wish
               Foundation of Canada, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240, c:
               (416) 402-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8277.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     A PRESS CONFERENCE TO PRESENT SOIREE QUEBEC
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Thompson-Landry Gallery, 55, Mill Street, The Distillery,
               Building # 5, unit 102, Toronto
    CONTACT:   Daniel Bonin, Counsellor, Public, Political and Francophone
               affairs, Bureau du Québec à  Toronto, (416) 977-6060 ext. 228
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7157.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     WISH COMES TRUE FOR 16 YEAR OLD OWEN SOUND GIRL
    CITY:      GEORGIAN BLUFFS
    LOCATION:  Rolling Hills Farm, 22021 Sideroad 12
    CONTACT:   George James, Communications Director, The Children's Wish
               Foundation of Canada, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240, c:
               (416) 402-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8276.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     2009 OVATION AWARDS GALA RECOGNIZING THE BEST IN THE GTA
               COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Liberty Grand, 25 British Columbia Road (Exhibition Place)
    CONTACT:   Anna Relyea, VP Marketing Communications, IABC/Toronto,
               (416) 696-3273
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7635.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     2009 OVATION AWARDS GALA RECOGNIZING THE BEST IN THE GTA
               COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Liberty Grand, 25 British Columbia Road (Exhibition
               Place)
    CONTACT:   Anna Relyea VP Marketing Communications, IABC/Toronto,
               (416) 696-3273
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8314.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 20:30
    EVENT:     BMO SEMINAR TO HELP BABY BOOMERS PLAN FOR RETIREMENT
    CITY:      KITCHENER
    LOCATION:  Delta Kitchener-Waterloo, Grand Ballroom, 105 King Street
               East
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: BMO Financial Group, Martha McInnis,
               (416) 867-3996; Peter Scott, (416) 867-4711
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c7997.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     "REMAINS TO BE SEEN" MULTIMEDIA ART EXHIBIT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lennox Contemporary Gallery, 12 Ossington Ave
    CONTACT:   Diana Arajs (416) 538-5837
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7046.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:30
    EVENT:     TD CANADA TRUST "REAL SOLUTIONS" SEMINAR SERIES
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Marquis Gardens, 1050 Rymal Rd. E.
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Abbass, Karen McCullough, Paradigm Public Relations,
               (416) 203-2223 ext. 221, 228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7213.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      May 26 - May 30
    EVENT:     NEW CHILDREN'S ALTERNATIVE ENERGY PLAY TO PREMIERE AT
               CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL
    CITY:      ST. ALBERT
    LOCATION:  ENMAX Energy tent in Lions Park
    CONTACT:   Jacqueline Broverman, Sponsorship and Community Investment,
               ENMAX Energy Corporation, T. (780) 408-2013, C: (780) 938-3230
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/22/c6895.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD HOLDS PIPELINE CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Telus Convention Centre, MacLeod A Room
    CONTACT:   Sarah Kiley, Communications Officer, Telephone: (403) 299-3633
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8218.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     NORTH PEACE ENERGY CORP HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS.
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Strand/Tivoli Room - Metropolitan Centre
    CONTACT:   Louis Dufresne, President & CEO, James Glessing, Vice
               President, Finance & CFO, North Peace Energy Corp.,
               Telephone (403) 262-6024; Or Stephanie K Mesher, Bryan Mills
               Iradesso, (403) 503-0144 ext. 216
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7944.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD (NEB) WILL HOLD A MEDIA BRIEFING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Room 3100, National Energy Board, 444 Seventh Ave. SW,
               Calgary, Alberta
    CONTACT:   Tara O'Donovan, Telephone: (403) 299-3371
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5295.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     NORTH PEACE ENERGY ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Strand/Tivoli Room - Metropolitan Centre, 333-4th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Louis Dufresne, President and CEO, James Glessing, Vice
               President, Finance & CFO, North Peace Energy Corp.,
               Telephone (403) 262-6024; Stephanie Mesher, Bryan Mills
               Iradesso, (403) 503-0144, ext. 216
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5882.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     650 PHYSIOTHERAPISTS GATHER IN CALGARY FOR MAJOR CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Westin Hotel (320 4th Ave. SW) and Metro Convention Centre
    NOTES:     Event is happening from Thursday, May 28 to Sunday, May 31
    CONTACT:   Virginia Bawlf, National Media Relations Officer, Canadian
               Physiotherapy Association, (647) 379-4145, Calgary,
               (416) 932-1888 (222), Toronto; Natalie Bovair, Director,
               Communications, Canadian Physiotherapy Association,
               (647) 238-6962, Calgary (416) 932-1888 (223)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c6966.html

    TIME:      18:15
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION OF CANADA - EDMONTON CHILD TO
               MEET DUANE "DOG" CHAPMAN
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort, 300 East Lapotac
               Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Stacey Johnson, The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada -
               Alberta and NWT Chapter, o: (780) 340-9039
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8342.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      May 28
    EVENT:     ANNUAL MEETING OF THE CO-OPERATIVE HOUSING FEDERATION OF
               CANADA
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Nicholas Gazzard, Executive Director, (613) 293-8913 (cell);
               Merrilee Robson, Program Manager, Communications,
               (778) 227-3864 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8162.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     THE TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD OF CANADA RELEASES ITS
               REPORT INTO THE DERAILMENT AND LOSS OF LIFE NEAR LILLOOET
    CITY:      KAMLOOPS
    LOCATION:  Mezzanine, Kamloops Convention Centre (Formerly Forster's
               Convention Centre), 1250 Rogers Way
    CONTACT:   Transportation Safety Board of Canada, Media Relations,
               (819) 994-8053
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7092.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CATCH THE WIND HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FIRST
               QUARTER 2009 RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or 1-800-732-1073
    CONTACT:   Catch the Wind Ltd., David Samuels, Chief Financial Officer,
               (703) 393-0754 or Claudia Jaques, Vice President and General
               Counsel, (703) 393-0754; The Equicom Group, Joe Racanelli,
               Investor Relations, (416) 815-0700 ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c8215.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/21/c5872.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     UNITED FINANCIAL'S "THE GAME PLAN" WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.unitedfinancial.ca or www.assante.com
    CONTACT:   Murray Oxby, Director, Communications, (416) 681-3254
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7728.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  Investor Relations page of www.scotiabank.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800 732 0232 (15 minutes in advance)
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7518.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP SECOND-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Nick Petter, Media Relations, (416) 308-1861
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/07/c9082.html

    TIME:      15:10 Mountain
    EVENT:     TVI PACIFIC INC. - THE CORPORATE PRESENTATION PORTION OF THE
               ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS MADE BY CLIFFORD M.
               JAMES, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE COMPANY
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2676520
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations - (403) 265-4356
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5021.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE CHURCHILL CORPORATION (TSX: CUQ.) ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2652540
    CONTACT:   Andrew Apedoe, The Churchill Corporation, (780) 454-3667
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/22/c6495.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC TO ANNOUNCE SECOND QUARTER RESULTS ON MAY 28, 2009
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    PHONE NO.: English: (416) 340-8010 or 1-866-540-8136
               French:  (514) 868-2590 or 1-866-862-3907
    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/May2009/07/c9081.html

    TIME:      17:10 Eastern
    EVENT:     TVI PACIFIC INC. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2676520
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations - (403) 265-4356
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7448.html

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