CNW Daybook for Thursday, September 3, 2009



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 3
    EVENT:     PADDLES UP, GET SET, PADDLE FOR DISABLED CHILDREN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Parc Jean Drapeau
    NOTES:     You can register online at www.defitimbresdepaques.com.
               For information: 514 937-6171, ext. 236
    CONTACT:   Diane Malo, Co-ordinator of Communications, Quebec Society
               for Disabled Children, Easter Seals Quebec, (514) 937-6171,
               ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6429.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER BLACKBURN DELIVERS $1.2 MILLION RESEARCH AND
               DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS TO TEKNA PLASMA SYSTEMS INC.
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Tekna Plasma Systems Inc., 2935 Industriel Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Serge Paradis, Media Relations, Canada Revenue Agency, (514)
               283-2464, ext. 8225; Sophie Doucet, Press Secretary, Office
               of the Minister of National Revenue, (613) 995-2960
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2009/02/c9753.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER BLACKBURN DELIVERS $100,000 IN RESEARCH AND
               DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS TO LES ENDUCTIONS REPULPABLES RETEC
               INC.
    CITY:      GRANBY
    LOCATION:  Les Enductions Repulpables RETEC Inc., 836 Industriel
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Serge Paradis, Media Relations, Canada Revenue Agency, (514)
               283-2464, ext. 8225; Sophie Doucet, Press Secretary, Office
               of the Minister of National Revenue, (613) 995-2960
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2009/02/c9743.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 1 - September 3
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN SAULT STE. MARIE
    CITY:      SAULT STE. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Great Northern Hotel & Conference Centre, 229 Great Northern
               Road
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/25/c7423.html

    DATE:      September 3 - September 5
    EVENT:     CANADIAN POLICE ASSOCIATION 2009 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Harbour Castle Westin Hotel, Harbour Ballroom (Convention
               Level), 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, Communications Officer, Tel.: (613) 231-4168,
               Cell: (613) 299-6516
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9321.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     SHOPPERS DRUG MART CORPORATION OPEN FIRST MURALE STORE IN
               TORONTO - MEDIA PREVIEW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Shops at Don Mills at 1090 Don Mills Road
    CONTACT:   Tammy Smitham, Director, Communications & Corporate Affairs,
               Murale/Shoppers Drug Mart, (416) 490-2892
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9053.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO PORT AUTHORITY ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Upper Canada Room, 100 Front
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Janet MacDonald, (416) 863-2003
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c8998.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     SCOUTS CANADA VOLUNTEERS PLAN TO GIVE AWAY 30,000 BAGS OF
               SCOUT POPCORN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square (2 Dundas Street East)
    CONTACT:   Christina Friend, Communications Manager, Office: (416)
               490-6364 ext. 232, Mobile: (416) 320-3560
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9520.html

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian National Exhibition Toronto
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     BARBARA IBRAHIM DELIVERS A LECTURE AT THE INTERNATIONAL
               DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE (IDRC) - OIL MONEY AND ARAB
               PHILANTHROPY: SOCIAL INVESTING IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent (corner of Albert), 8th Floor
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/31/c8866.html

    TIME:      16:45
    EVENT:     ORNGE AND ORANGE COUNTY CHOPPERS REVEAL ONE-OF-A-KIND,
               CUSTOM MOTORCYCLE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  South entrance of the CN Tower on Bremner Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Lori McLeod, Ornge media relations, (416) 278-3496
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9457.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 1 - September 3
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTERS TO MEET IN CALGARY DURING WORLDSKILLS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire (255 Barclay Parade SW)
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications and Media
               Relations, Cell: (416) 804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext.
               241
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9200.html

    DATE:      September 1 - September 7
    EVENT:     40TH WORLDSKILLS COMPETITION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Media Centre located at Stampede Park in the Agriculture
               Building
    CONTACT:   To get accredited please contact: Alicia Silver, Event and
               Accreditation Assistant, WorldSkills Calgary 2009 Ltd.
               (Organizing Committee), Phone: (403) 774-5141 (land line);
               For media story enquiries, please contact: Alesia Fieldberg,
               Media Relations Coordinator, WorldSkills Calgary 2009 Ltd.
               (Organizing Committee), Phone: (403) 774-5138 (land line);
               For media centre enquiries, please contact: Laurie Stretch,
               NATIONAL Public Relations, Phone: (403) 531-0331 (land line)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/05/c2932.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 09:45
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTERS MEETING IN CALGARY DURING WORLDSKILLS -
               PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Wildrose Ballroom, Sheraton Eau Claire
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications and Media
               Relations, Cell: (416) 804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext.
               241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7946.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:30
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTERS MEETING IN CALGARY DURING WORLDSKILLS -
               FORUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre Street SE
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications and Media
               Relations, Cell: (416) 804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext.
               241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7946.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 17:30
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTERS MEETING IN CALGARY DURING WORLDSKILLS -
               TOUR OF WORLDSKILLS COMPETITION SITE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Stampede Park, 2200 Stampede Way SE
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications and Media
               Relations, Cell: (416) 804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext.
               241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7946.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Pacific National Exhibition
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 - 09:45 Mountain
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTERS MEETING IN CALGARY DURING WORLDSKILLS -
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://events.digitalmedia.telus.com/cmec/090309/index.php
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications and Media
               Relations, Cell: (416) 804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext.
               241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7946.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PUBLICATION OF LAURENTIAN BANK'S 3RD QUARTER RESULTS 2009
    INTERNET:
    www.banquelaurentienne.ca/en/about_lbc/my_investment/quartely_results.html
(listen only mode)
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8192
    NOTES:     PLAYBACK: From 6:00 p.m. (ET) on September 3 until September
               25, 2009, Telephone number: 1-800-374-6971, Access code:
               24703041
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-President, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, (514) 284-4500, extension 7511,
               Cellular: (514) 893-3963
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/20/c6389.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WESTERN BANK DISCUSSES THIRD QUARTER RESULTS.
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2755720
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    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/September2009/02/c9892.html

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