CNW Daybook for Tuesday, April 28, 2009



    TORONTO, April 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 23 - May 7
    EVENT:     THE CIRQUE DU SOLEIL PRESENTS THE PREVIEW PERFORMANCES FOR OVO
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Under the blue-and-yellow Grand Chapiteau on the Quays of the
               Old Port
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Longtin, Roy & Turner Communications, (514) 844-9678
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c7961.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     TOURISME MONTREAL - MEDIA BREAKFAST MEETING - TOURISM IN
               MONTREAL IN TIMES OF ECONOMIC CRISIS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Saint-Paul, 355 McGill Street
    CONTACT:   Danièle Chaput, (514) 844-4375
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4925.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - PRESENTATION OF
               BRIEFS ON SEVILLE BLOCK REHABILITATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Offices of the OCPM, 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/April2009/05/c7317.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7633.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 22 - May 2
    EVENT:     NATIONAL SELF-ESTEEM EXPERT LISA NAYLOR AVAILABLE TO SHARE
               TIPS FOR SELF-ESTEEM FRIENDLY SLEEPOVERS
    CITY:      SEE URL BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.
    LOCATION:  See URL below for more information.
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Pyne, Harbinger Communications, 1-877-960-5100, (416)
               960-5100 ext. 264
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c3954.html

    DATE:      April 28 - May 29
    EVENT:     DR. KARYN GORDON HELPS AGAIN WITH SPEAKING TOUR FOR
               PRE-TEENS/TEENS AND THEIR PARENTS
    CITY:      VARIOUS LOCATIONS. PLEASE SEE URL FOR MORE INFORMATION.
    LOCATION:  Various locations. Please see URL for more information.
    CONTACT:   Mark LaVigne, APR, President, Hunter LaVigne Communications
               Inc., (905) 841-2017 (office), (416) 884-2018 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/13/c9218.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH® INC. PRESENTS AT BIOFINANCE 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre
    CONTACT:   Oncolytics Biotech Inc., Cathy Ward, (403) 670-7377; The
               Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, (403) 538-4845; The Investor
               Relations Group, Erika Moran, (212) 825-3210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5406.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF 2009 CANCER SYSTEM QUALITY INDEX
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Princess Margaret Hospital, 610 University Avenue, 7th Floor,
               Atrium
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Lenore Bromley, Sr. Public Affairs Advisor,
               Cancer Care Ontario, (416) 971-9800 ext. 3383
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5452.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     DR. MICHAEL BAKER VISITS HAMILTON HEALTH SCIENCES TO DISCUSS
               PATIENT SAFETY REPORTING
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  McMaster University Medical Centre,  Hamilton Health Sciences
               Centre, 1200 Main St. W. -  Room: Boardroom (2E51, red
               section, 2nd floor)
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416)
               314-6197; Lillian Badzioch, Hamilton Health Sciences Public
               Relations, (905) 521-2100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4635.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     SPACE CANADA MAKES ITS DEBUT AT THE ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE AND
               UNVEILS PLANS FOR THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON SOLAR
               ENERGY FROM SPACE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road, Hot Zone, Weston
               Family Innovation Centre, Level D
    CONTACT:   Margaret McLaughlin, Executive Director, SPACE Canada, (519)
               439-0646, CELL (day of the event) (519) 494-3709; Christine
               Crosbie, Media Relations Officer, ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE,
               (416) 696-3191, CELL (day of the event) (416) 895-5482
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4538.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     EXPORT DEVELOPMENT CANADA ECONOMIST PETER HALL PRESENTS GLOBAL
               EXPORT FORECAST AT TORONTO BOARD OF TRADE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, Ballroom, 4th Floor, 1 First Canadian
               Place
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613) 598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5300.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ONA VICE-PRESIDENT ANDY SUMMERS, RN, SPEAKS AT TORONTO'S 2009
               DAY OF MOURNING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Larry Sefton Park (Bay and Hagerman Streets, immediately
               behind Toronto City Hall)
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833, ext.
               2430, Cell: (416) 986-8240; Melanie Levenson, (416) 964-8833,
               ext. 2363
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5448.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      SAULT STE. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Essar Centre, (Break-Out Room-Lower Event Level-North End),
               269 Queens Street East
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4458.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE RECESSION RELIEF FUND COALITION HOSTS A COMMUNITY FORUM -
               "WE'RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER": DEFENDING THE PUBLIC INTEREST
               DURING THE RECESSION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Multi-Faith Centre, U of T, 569 Spadina Ave
    CONTACT:   Cathy Crowe at (416) 324-5069
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4788.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCES BY THE GOVERNOR AND THE SENIOR
               DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament, Centre Block, Room 253-D
    NOTES:     There will be no media activity following the Governor's
               appearance.
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4953.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     TRUE PATRIOT LOVE - JOIN HEATHER REISMAN FOR AN INTERVIEW AND
               BOOK SIGNING WITH MICHAEL IGNATIEFF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4731.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      April 28 - April 30
    EVENT:     RITCHIE BROS. UNRESERVED PUBLIC EQUIPMENT AND REAL ESTATE
               AUCTION
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Ritchie Bros. auction site, 1500 Sparrow Drive
    CONTACT:   Jake Lawson, Regional Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers,
               Phone (780) 955-2486; Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications
               Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Phone (604) 788-5379,
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9667.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4976.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      VERNON
    LOCATION:  Best Western Vernon Lodge and Conference Centre, 3914 32nd
               Street
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4451.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     LOUISE ARBOUR ADDRESSES THE PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE OF
               CANADA'S NATIONAL TRIENNIAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  PSAC National Triennial Convention, Vancouver Convention &
               Exhibit Centre, West Building
    NOTES:     Media badges and kits will be available upon registration in
               the media room.
    CONTACT:   Ariel Troster, PSAC Communications, (613) 292-8363 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5322.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      06:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA HOSTS FIRST QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
   
http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?p=irol-eventDetails&c=178509&eventID
=2165843
    PHONE NO.: (800) 731-6941, (416) 644-3418
    CONTACT:   Alison Trollope, Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 218-4705
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3925.html

    TIME:      09:40 Mountain
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA ANNUAL GENERAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.opticanada.com
    CONTACT:   Alison Trollope, Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 218-4705
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c3930.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DAVIS + HENDERSON FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/webcast/
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Catherine Martin, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 696-7700,
               extension 5265
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7143.html

    TIME:      13:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     A&W FIRST QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-1073 or (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   Don Leslie, Chief Financial Officer, A&W Food Services of
               Canada Inc., (604) 988-2141
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3261.html

    TIME:      14:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     PARKLAND INCOME FUND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=141800&s=1&k=6AB2F405B4039A60E6DC0FF93BAEF7F2
    CONTACT:   Parkland Industries Ltd., Administrator of Parkland Income
               Fund: Red Deer: Mike W. Chorlton, President and CEO, (403)
               357-6400; John G. Schroeder, Vice President and CFO, (403)
               357-6400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/09/c8861.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htme=141502&s=&k=F7A8F940C6062080C2DF292F43696FF2 or
www.inmetmining.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Nadine Morrison, (416) 860-3968
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9349.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SHOPPERS DRUG MART CORPORATION FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.shoppersdrugmart.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6114 or 1-866-696-5895
    CONTACT:   Tammy Smitham, Director, Communications & Corporate Affairs,
               (416) 490-2892, (416) 493-1220, ext. 5500; Investor Relations:
               (416) 493-1220, ext. 5678
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6382.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 28 - April 29
    EVENT:     VISIT BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS AT WIMAX FORUM CONGRESS ASIA
    CITY:      SINGAPORE
    LOCATION:  Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition
               Centre
    CONTACT:   Joanne Steinberg, Bridgewater Systems, (613) 591-9104
               extension 2032; Tony Tan, MS&L Asia Pacific, Tel:
               +65 6324 9731
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/26/c2386.html

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