CNW Daybook for Tuesday, August 24, 2010

TORONTO, Aug. 23 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NATIONAL

    DATE:      July 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     HOT WHEELS® COLOUR SHIFTERS™ SUMMER ROAD TRIP ACROSS
               CANADA
    CITY:      VARIOUS - PLEASE SEE PRESS RELEASE FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  various - please see press release for details
    CONTACT:   Falan Hamilton, GCI Group, 416-486-5901; Shelley Fremont,
               GCI Group, 416-486-5921
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/29/c8974.html

    DATE:      August 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     MOTORCYCLE RIDE FOR DAD 10TH ANNIVERSARY CROSS-CANADA TOUR
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  Please see the release for the Tour stops
    CONTACT:   Kelly Goulet, Motorcycle Ride For Dad, Tel: 613-722-6131,
               Cell: 613-447-6412; Megan Fielding, TELUS Media Relations,
               Tel: 416-883-3461, Cell: 416-894-0817
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/22/c6059.html
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MUSEUM OF COSTUME AND TEXTILE OF QUÉBEC - LAUNCH OF THE CHIC
               EXHIBITION OF FASHION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Eaton Centre (McGill College Entrance)
    CONTACT:   To RSVP or schedule an interview: Audrey Filion at CASACOM,
               514.726-7520
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/23/c4391.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      June 9 - September 1
    EVENT:     DOWNTOWN YONGE BUSINESS COMMUNITY LAUNCHES FREE WALKING
               TOURS IN NINE LANGUAGES.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brightly-coloured kiosk, southwest corner of Yonge and
               Dundas.
    CONTACT:   Helen Jamer, Julia Harper, Idea Workshop, (416) 504-3977
               x25, 27, (647) 330-4706 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/09/c2500.html

    DATE:      August 15 - August 30
    EVENT:     FRESH: THE MOVIE - PRESS SCREENING - MEDIA ONLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  FoodShare, 90 Croatia St.
    CONTACT:   Allison Savage, Tel: 416.972.6096
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7790.html

    DATE:      August 23 - August 25
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION'S (CMA) 143RD ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, 1-800 663-7336, or (613) 731-8610 ext. 1266,
               Cell.: 613 447-0866
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/24/c7960.html

    DATE:      August 23 - August 27
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL CONTINENCE SOCIETY (ICS) AND THE INTERNATIONAL
               UROGYNECOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (IUGA) HOLD A JOINT ANNUAL
               MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Tse, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, (416)
               585-8106
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/19/c3743.html

    TIME:      00:00 - 00:00
    EVENT:     THE TORONTO FRESH EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  multiple locations
    CONTACT:   Allison Savage, Radishes and Rhubarb Blog, Tel: 416.972.6096
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7790.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CAA SOUTH CENTRAL ONTARIO LAUNCHES 8TH ANNUAL WORST ROADS
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      OWEN SOUND
    LOCATION:  CAA Retail Store, 187 10th St. W.
    CONTACT:   Silvana Aceto, Media and PR Specialist, CAA SCO, Office:
               (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/20/c3991.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GERDAU AMERISTEEL SHAREHOLDERS' MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TMX Broadcast Centre, The Exchange Tower, 130 King Street
               West
    CONTACT:   Osvaldo Burgos Schirmer, Executive Vice President, Director
               of Investor Relations, Gerdau S.A., Office: +55 51
               3323-2703; Barbara R. Smith, Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer, Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation, Office:
               (813) 319-4324
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/13/c2717.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     GRATE CANADIAN GRILLED CHEESE COOK-OFF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  "All You Need Is Cheese" Exhibit at the CNE
               Direct Energy Center Hall A
    CONTACT:   Beatrice Bastedo/Will Lamont, 416-322-3030 ext 231/241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/20/c3639.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     MOSPORT RACEFEST 2010
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square
    CONTACT:   Ryan Chalmers, Mosport, 800-866-1072 (office), (519)
               981-3394 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/19/c3955.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     PRIUS PLUG-IN HYBRID DELIVERY TO ONTARIO TEST TRIAL PARTNERS
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Toyota Canada Inc. Head Office - South Trillium Room
               1 Toyota Place
               Scarborough, ON
               M1H 1H9
    CONTACT:   Nicole Grant
               Toyota Canada Inc.
               Consultant, Public Relations
               416-438-6320 x2725
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/23/c4328.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO COUNCIL OF HOSPITAL UNIONS RALLY AGAINST CUTBACKS AT
               THE QUEENSWAY-CARLETON HOSPITAL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Queensway Carleton Hospital, 3045 Baseline Road, Main
               entrance
    CONTACT:   Michael Hurley, President, OCHU: 416-884-0770
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/23/c4264.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY JOHN MURRAY, DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Radisson Hotel Kingston Harbourfront, 1 Johnson Street
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, 613 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2010/19/c3866.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK BUSKERBALL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Lawrence North Market
    CONTACT:   Dianne Weinrib or Eleni Deacon, DW Communications,
               416-703-5479
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/20/c4107.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     LECTURE: "THE HISTORY OF MICROWAVES: FROM WEAPONS TO WIFI"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Health Sciences Building - Auditorium, rm 610, University of
               Toronto, 155 College St.
    CONTACT:   schedule an interview: 705-717-3741
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/22/c4237.html
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/23/c4280.html
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    MANITOBA

    DATE:      August 23 - August 29
    EVENT:     2010 CN CANADIAN WOMEN'S OPEN
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Winnipeg's St. Charles Country Club
    CONTACT:   For CN: Karen Phillips, Vice-President, Public & Government
               Affairs, (514) 399-4729; For RCGA: Dan Pino, Director, Media
               and Public Relations, 1-800-263-0009, ext. 406, (416)
               434-5525; For Children's Hospital Foundation of Manitoba:
               Maria Lee, Public Relations & Marketing Coordinator, (204)
               787-4060
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c2154.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     ZELLERS RE-LAUNCHES FIVE NEW FORMAT, REVITALIZED STORES IN
               WINNIPEG
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Zellers at Polo Park, 1485 Portage Avenue
    CONTACT:   Nicole Paara, Harbinger , 416-960-5100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/19/c3659.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    DATE:      August 20 - August 26
    EVENT:     CANADIAN RED CROSS SECRETARY GENERAL IN PAKISTAN
    CONTACT:   Canadian Red Cross Media Line, (613) 740-1994
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/19/c3928.html

    TIME:      08:25 Mountain
    EVENT:     PROGRESS PRESENTS AT ENERCOM'S OIL & GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://theoilandgasconference.com/webcast.shtml
    CONTACT:   Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations and Marketing,
               Progress Energy Resources Corp., at 403-539-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/20/c4050.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GOLD RESERVE CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 866-356-4279; 617-597-5394
    CONTACT:   A. Douglas Belanger, President, Tel. (509) 623-1500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/19/c3893.html

    TIME:      13:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENERPLUS PRESENTS AT THE ENERCOM 2010 OIL AND GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.investorcalendar.com/CEPage.asp?ID(equal
               sign)161163
    CONTACT:   please contact Investor Relations at 1-800-319-6462
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/18/c3516.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD INC. RELEASES ITS 2011 FIRST
               QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.couche-tard.com/corporate
    CONTACT:   Raymond Paré, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer,
               Tel. (450) 662-3272
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/17/c3247.html

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