CNW Daybook for Tuesday, June 16, 2009



    TORONTO, June 16 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     SYMPOSIUM ON MASS SPECTROMETRY AT CENTRE HOSPITALIER
               UNIVERSITAIRE DE SHERBROOKE (CHUS)
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke, Faculty of
               Medicine and Health Sciences, UdeS, Door 30, 3rd floor,
               amphitheater Z5-3001, 3001 12th Avenue North
    NOTES:     Program available at:
               www.crc.chus.qc.ca/pdf/symposium_spectro_en.pdf
    CONTACT:   For interviews: Jean-François Nadeau, Information Officer,
               Centre de recherche clinique Etienne-Le Bel, Direction des
               communications et des affaires publiques, CHUS, (819)
               346-1110, extension 12871
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4480.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN TIRE AND GENCO CELEBRATE OFFICIAL GRAND OPENING OF
               MONTREAL DISTRIBUTION CENTRE
    CITY:      COTEAU DU LAC
    LOCATION:  50, rue Dupont
    CONTACT:   Lisa Gibson, Canadian Tire, (416) 544-7655; Daniel Despins,
               PlanCom, (450) 621-2240
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/11/c5679.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES YVON
               BOLDUC, PRESIDENT AND CEO, SOLIDARITY FUND QLF
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777 University Street
    NOTES:     Speech - 12:15 p.m.
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6505.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON PLANNED CONSTRUCTION OF 34-STOREY
               RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AND HOTEL AT MACKAY AND RENE-LEVESQUE:
               PRESENTATION OF BRIEFS
    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/May2009/26/c7599.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL -
               PRESENTATION OF BRIEFS ON THE PLANNED CONSTRUCTION OF A
               RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AND HOTEL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Offices of the 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/May2009/12/c3002.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 16 to June 19
    EVENT:     CO-OP LEADERS GATHER TO CELEBRATE A CENTURY OF CO-OPERATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Ottawa
    NOTES:     Participants will be available for on-site and telephone
               interviews. Journalists are asked to check in at the
               Congress registration desk on the fourth floor of the Westin
               and present identification upon arrival. For media
               accreditation or to arrange interviews, contact Donna Balkan
               at 613-238-6711, ext. 206 or 613-314-1032
    CONTACT:   Donna Balkan, Communications Manager, Canadian Co-operative
               Association, (613) 238-6711, ext. 206, Cell: (613) 314-1032
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5834.html

    DATE:      June 16
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE AILEEN CARROLL, ONTARIO MINISTER OF CULTURE,
               ANNOUNCES THE 22ND TRILLIUM BOOK AWARD WINNERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Park Hyatt
    CONTACT:   Contact Trillium Book Award Finalists: Charmaine
               Khan, Trillium Publicist, MediaProfile, (416) 504-8464; For
               French Media Relations: Dane Gergovich, French Trillium
               Publicist, MediaProfile, (416) 504-8464; Contact for OMDC:
               Sharon Wilson, OMDC Communications, (416) 642-6616; Contact
               for Minister Carroll: Sarah Petrevan, Minister's Office, (416)
               325-1676; Lisa Robart, Communications Branch, (416) 212-3928
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7930.html

    DATE:      June 16
    EVENT:     "ART FROM THE UNEXPECTED" FUNDRAISER FOR SKETCH, A TORONTO
               ARTS CHARITY FOR STREET-INVOLVED AND HOMELESS YOUTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Steam Whistle Brewery, 255 Bremner Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Trina Boos, founder, Ad Lounge, (647) 299-1247; Robert
               MacLean, DDB, (416) 972-5831
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5767.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     20TH ANNUAL ONTARIO TEAMSTERS INVITATIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT IN
               SUPPORT OF VARIETY'S KIDS AND VARIETY VILLAGE
    CITY:      KETTLEBY
    LOCATION:  Carrying Place Golf & Country Club, 16750 Weston Rd.
    CONTACT:   Lynda Elmy, Director, Communications, Variety - The
               Children's Charity and Variety Village, P. (416) 367-2828,
               Ext. 249, C. (647) 272-7061
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6504.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER AGLUKKAQ MAKES IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING
               RESEARCH ON MEDICAL ISOTOPES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Foustanellas Auditorium, University of Ottawa Heart
               Institute, 40 Ruskin Street
    CONTACT:   Josee Bellemare, Press Secretary to the Hon. Leona Aglukkaq,
               (613) 957-0200; David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613)
               941-4563; Natasha Gauthier, NSERC Media Relations, (613)
               943-8621; Marlene Orton, Public Affairs, University of
               Ottawa Heart Institute, (613) 761-4427
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6439.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 10:45
    EVENT:     TORONTO STUDENTS LEARN RECYCLING IS COOL - LITERALLY!
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Eglinton Junior Public School, 223 Eglinton Avenue East
    NOTES:     Watch as Ivan Flood from Total Home Comfort - in partnership
               with Toronto Hydro-Electric System and the Clean Air
               Foundation - shows the students:
               -  How a RAC gets taken apart once it's returned for
                  recycling
               -  What happens to the metals and plastic
               -  Examples of items that are made from the recycled material
               -  A visual storyboard illustrating the recycling process
    CONTACT:   Sonia Prashar, APEX Public Relations, (416) 924-4442 ext.
               223 (sprashar@apexpr.com); Tanya Bruckmueller, Toronto
               Hydro, (416) 542-2621, cell (416) 903-0440
               (tbruckmueller-wilson@torontohydro.com)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5878.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     DULUTH METALS GENERAL ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, 1 First Canadian Place
    CONTACT:   Mara Strazdins, Director of Corporate Communications, (416)
               369-1500; U.S. corporate office: telephone (651) 389-9990
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2812.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     TAXI DEMONSTRATION AGAINST TWO-TIER TAXI PLATES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  In front of Toronto City Hall, Nathan Philips Sq., 100 Queen
               St. W.
    CONTACT:   Terry Crawford, (647) 292-9519; Peter Leibovitch, (416)
               278-4123
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6738.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     TORONTO ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT AREA
               HOSTS PRESS CONFERENCE UNVEILING THE OFFICIAL MASTER PLAN
               FOR TORONTO'S ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Atrium, 225 King Street West (at the foot of Duncan Street)
    CONTACT:   Mansfield Communications Inc., Mark Cohen - Office: (416)
               599-0024 ext. 240, Mobile: (416) 877-4825
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5786.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S WALK OF FAME 2009 INDUCTEES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Windsor Arms Hotel, 18 St. Thomas Street
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, Holmes Creative Communications, (416)
               628-5648; Adrienne Kakoullis, Holmes Creative Communications,
               (416) 628-5610
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/25/c7290.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR DAVID C. ONLEY, RECEIVES MASSIVE
               DONATION OF BOOKS AT THE BISHOP STRACHAN SCHOOL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Bishop Strachan School, 298 Lonsdale Road
    CONTACT:   Rachel Yeager, Director, Marketing and Communications, The
               Bishop Strachan School, (416) 483-4325 ext. 1680; Nanda
               Casucci-Byrne, Chief-of-Staff and Private Secretary, Office of
               the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, (416) 325-7780
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6636.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     JUNEFEST - AN ANNUAL FESTIVAL CELEBRATING DEAF-BLIND
               AWARENESS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  5100 Yonge Street at North York Centre subway
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Robbins or Cindy Accardi, Tel: (416) 730-9501
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4018.html

    TIME:      14:15
    EVENT:     MEDIA CONFERENCE - OPP AND ONTARIO FIRE MARSHAL FORM
               COMMUNITY SAFETY PARTNERSHIP TO COMBAT CLANDESTINE DRUG LABS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto (Downsview) OPP Detachment, 2682 Keele Street
    CONTACT:   Sergeant Pierre Chamberland, OPP Corporate Communications
               Bureau, Phone: (705) 329-6878
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6510.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     SUSTAINABLE WATERLOO'S REGIONAL CARBON INITIATIVE LAUNCH
               EVENT
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  Waterloo Inn, Regent Room, 475 King Street North
    CONTACT:   Joanna la Fleur, Public Relations Manager, Sustainable
               Waterloo, PH: (519) 772-0621 ext 702
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/01/c9495.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife Centre, 55 Bloor Street, West, Toronto
    CONTACT:   Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)
               866-3625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5886.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 15 - June 17
    EVENT:     2009 CAPP OIL & GAS INVESTMENT SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Hotel, 700 Centre Street South
    CONTACT:   Travis Davies, CAPP Media Contact, Telephone: (403)
               267-1151, Cell: (403) 542-4115
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/11/c5768.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CONNACHER OIL AND GAS LIMITED (CLL-TSX) ANNOUNCED TODAY THAT
               IT WILL PRESENT AT THE 2009 CAPP OIL & GAS INVESTMENT
               SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary
    CONTACT:   Richard A. Gusella, President and Chief Executive Officer;
               or Grant D. Ukrainetz, Vice President, Corporate Development,
               Phone: (403) 538-6201, Fax: (403) 538-6225,
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/15/c6792.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     TG WORLD'S ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Petroleum Club (319 - 5th Avenue S.W.)
    CONTACT:   Clifford M. James, President and CEO, (403) 265-4506; Paul
               Moon, Director, Corporate Communications, (403) 265-4506
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3539.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      14:00 - 14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN RED BULL AIR RACE - PLAYOUT & UPLINK
    CO-ORDS:   ANIK F2 © Transponder 05B
               Orbital slot: 111.1  Degrees WL
               Downlink Freq: 3900 (V)
               Carrier Access: Telesat-Access Center (800)361-0804
    CONTACT:   Alana Lipton, Melissa Legaspi, Edelman, (416) 716-1552,
               (416) 786-8527
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/14/c6395.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      15:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CIRRUS ENERGY CORPORATION PRESENTS AT THE CAPP OIL & GAS
               INVESTMENT SYMPOSIUM
    INTERNET:  http://events.onlinebroadcasting.com/capp/061509/index.php
    CONTACT:   David Taylor, President and Chief Executive Officer or
               Pamela Orr, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Cirrus Energy Corporation, Telephone: (403) 216-5030
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5100.html

    TIME:      15:10 Mountain
    EVENT:     TG WORLD ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2676960
    CONTACT:   Clifford M. James, President and CEO, (403) 265-4506; Paul
               Moon, Director, Corporate Communications, (403) 265-4506
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3539.html

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