CNW Daybook for Wednesday, April 29, 2009



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

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NOVA SCOTIA LAUNCH OF THE CANADIAN BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION
               TOUR FOR THE CURE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Province House on Hollis Street
    CONTACT:   Carrice Koffman, Tour Manager, (902) 425-1860 ext. 264; Angela
               McAuley, Director of Marketing and Communications, Canadian
               Breast Cancer Foundation - Atlantic Region, (902) 423-8274,
               1-866-273-2223
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5117.html
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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:      10:30
    EVENT:     ANNUAL NEWS CONFERENCE BY THE OMBUDSMAN FOR THE CITY OF
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Room R-100 of Montréal City Hall, entrance: 510 Gosford Street
    CONTACT:   Anne-Marie Desautels, Optimum Relations publiques, (514)
               750-8690, Cell. (514) 220-6807
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5876.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF CANAM GROUP INC.
    CITY:      ST. GEORGES
    LOCATION:  Le Georgesville Convention Center, 300 - 118th Street
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5284.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE (LENNOXVILLE)
    LOCATION:  Bishop's University, Paterson Building, 2600 College Street
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4436.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP INC. ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777 University Street, Régence A Ballroom
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX Group,
               (416) 947-4597; Paul Malcolmson, Director, Investor and
               Government Relations, TMX Group, (416) 947-4317; Sylvin
               Gauthier, Coordonnateur de l'information, Groupe TMX, (514)
               788-2414
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9448.html

    TIME:      17:15
    EVENT:     THE FIRST NATIONS EDUCATION COUNCIL REWARDS THE FIRST NATIONS
               COMMUNITIES WHO HAVE SUCCESSFULLY TAKEN UP THE 100% SMART
               CHALLENGE!
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salle Opus II, Hôtel Delta, 475, avenue Président Kennedy
    CONTACT:   Tim Whiteduck, FNEC Technology Coordinator, (418) 842-7672,
               cell phone: (418) 932-0250
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5839.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 29
    EVENT:     ENJOY "A TASTE FOR LIFE" IN SUPPORT OF FIFE HOUSE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Reservations can be made at one of 55 participating
               restaurants, ranging from casual fare to elegant fine dining,
               across Toronto. A list of participating restaurants can be
               found at www.atasteforlife.org or at www.fifehouse.org
    CONTACT:   David Currah, Director of Development or and Communications,
               Phone: (416) 205-9888, extension 222; Tracy Morley, Special
               Events and Development Coordinator, Phone: (416) 205-9888,
               extension 241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5124.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:30
    EVENT:     EDC'S GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST AND ONTARIO OUTLOOK, SPRING 2009
    CITY:      BURLINGTON
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Burlington, 3063 South Service Road
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613)
               598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5361.html

    TIME:      08:45
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - INVESTMENTS IN
               HOUSING FOR NOVA SCOTIA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Speaker's Chamber, Senate of Canada, Room 276 F, Parliament
               Hill, Centre Block
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819)-994-2482; Kristen Tynes, Communications Advisor,
               Department of Community Services, (902) 424-4038; Kristen
               Scheel, Senior Media Relations Officer, CMHC, (613) 748-2799
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5701.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE ONTARIO PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARDS' ASSOCIATION RELEASES A
               DISCUSSION PAPER ENTITLED: WHAT IF? TECHNOLOGY IN THE 21ST
               CENTURY CLASSROOM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Don Mills Collegiate Institute, 15 The Donway East
    CONTACT:   Jeff Sprang, Communications, (416) 340-2540
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c6041.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     BIOMS MEDICAL PRESENTS AT BIOFINANCE 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre Hotel (Trinity V room), 525 Bay
               Street
    CONTACT:   Tony Hesby, Ryan Giese, Amanda Stadel, BioMS Medical Corp.,
               (780) 413-7152,; James Smith, Investor Relations, (416)
               815-0700 ext. 229
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4704.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     WALLBRIDGE MINING ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, 1 First Canadian Place, 100 King St W
    CONTACT:   Wallbridge Mining Company Limited, Alar Soever, President,
               Tel: (705) 682-9297; Mara Strazdins, Vice-President, Investor
               Relations, Tel: (416) 369-1500, Ext. 222
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c3932.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     PROTEST AT QUEEN'S PARK REGARDING LOCAL HOSPITAL CUTS AND
               CLOSURES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Natalie Mehra at (416) 230-6402
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4965.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     EDC'S GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST AND ONTARIO OUTLOOK, SPRING 2009
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Riviera Parque Dining, Banquet & Convention Centre Inc.,
               2800 Highway 7 West
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613) 598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5850.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MENTOS UNLOADS 100 GIANT JUMPING BALLS ONTO YONGE-DUNDAS
               SQUARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square (South-East corner of Yonge and Dundas
               Streets)
    CONTACT:   Alison Neill, Optimum Public Relations, (514) 776-5529; Ana
               Aujla, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8425
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5911.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 - 19:00
    EVENT:     PELLA WINDOWS & DOORS OF ONTARIO HOSTS A PRO EXPO FOR
               ARCHITECTS, BUILDERS & CONTRACTORS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Steam Whistle Brewing, 255 Bremner Blvd.
    CONTACT:   1-866-897-3552 ext 123
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3572.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     CANADA'S NEWEST MEDICAL HEROES INDUCTED INTO HALL OF FAME
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Montreal, Fontaine Hall A
    CONTACT:   Janet Tufts, Executive Director, (519) 488-2003, (519)661-7785
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4504.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     FUNDRAISER FOR TRANSFORMING FACES WORLDWIDE ON BEHALF OF
               CHILDREN WITH CRANIOFACIAL DISORDER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Burroughes Gallery, 639 Queen Street West (at Bathurst)
    CONTACT:   Ann DeRabbie, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1344
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4955.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      April 28 - April 30
    EVENT:     RITCHIE BROS. UNRESERVED PUBLIC EQUIPMENT AND REAL ESTATE
               AUCTION
    CITY:      NISKU
    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;
               Site Tel: (780) 955-2486
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9667.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/24/c4976.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5658.html

    DATE:      April 29 - April 30
    EVENT:     THE NEW ECONOMICS OF WORKPLACE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING, HOSTED
               BY THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre Street SE.
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, (613)
               526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5997.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES WITH RBC'S FIRST
               ALBERTA OLYMPIC TORCHBEARER FOR THE VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC
               TORCH RELAY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  RBC Calgary Main Branch, 339 8TH AVE SW
    CONTACT:   Jo-Ann Fraser, (403) 860-0380
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5754.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      KELOWNA
    LOCATION:  Delta Grand Okanagan Resort and Conference Centre, (Skaha
               Room), 1310 Water Street
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/23/c4498.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     SUN GRO FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.investorcalendar.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=144212 or
www.sungro.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-814-4862, (416) 644-3430
    CONTACT:   Bradley A. Wiens, Vice-President, Finance and C.F.O., Sun Gro
               Horticulture Income Fund, Phone: 425-373-3603
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5630.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROGERS FIRST QUARTER 2009 EARNINGS ANALYST TELECONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.rogers.com
    PHONE NO.: (416)644.3414
    CONTACT:   Deborah DeRoche on (416) 935-3551
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/20/c2901.html

    TIME:      08:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     BALLARD 2009 FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.ballard.com
    PHONE NO.: (604) 638-5340
    CONTACT:   Amy Harada Bradley, (604) 412-7913
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8603.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2610080 or
www.inmetmining.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Nadine Morrison, (416) 860-3968
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9349.html

    TIME:      08:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - INVESTMENTS IN
               HOUSING FOR NOVA SCOTIA
    INTERNET:  www.cmhc.ca
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819) 994-2482; Kristen Tynes, Communications Advisor,
               Department of Community Services, (902) 424-4038; Kristen
               Scheel, Senior Media Relations Officer, CMHC, (613) 748-2799
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5701.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARKLAND FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2635380
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417, (800) 733-7560, Passcode: 21304119 followed by
               the pound sign
    CONTACT:   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/April2009/28/c3967.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAPLE LEAF FOODS INC. ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  http://events.startcast.com/events6/91/C0010/Default.aspx
    CONTACT:   Jeanette Jones, (416) 926-2013
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3543.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. FIRST QUARTER 2009 RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2602160
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, (800) 345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c3760.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c6212.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF CANAM GROUP INC.
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5284.html

    TIME:      12:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP INC. Q1 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.tsx.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX Group,
               (416) 947-4597; Paul Malcolmson, Director, Investor and
               Government Relations, TMX Group, (416) 947-4317; Sylvin
               Gauthier, Coordonnateur de l'information, Groupe TMX, (514)
               788-2414
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9448.html

    TIME:      13:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP INC. 2009 FIRST-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-226-1792
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9777.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5284.html

    TIME:      14:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     MULLEN GROUP INCOME FUND - FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS WEBCAST
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2616240
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or (800) 731-6941
    CONTACT:   Mr. Murray K. Mullen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer;
               Mr. Stephen H. Lockwood, President and Co-Chief Executive
               Officer; Mr. David E. Olson, Vice President, Finance and Chief
               Financial Officer, Tel: (403) 995-5200
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c3755.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8460.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAPLE LEAF FOODS' 2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://investor.mapleleaf.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6111, 1-866-696-5911
    CONTACT:   Jeanette Jones, (416) 926-2013
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2814.html

    TIME:      14:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OIL SANDS TRUST ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.cos-trust.com
    CONTACT:   Siren Fisekci, Director, Investor Relations: (403) 218-6228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/27/c5393.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c3761.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TEMBEC CONFERENCE CALL - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE SECOND
               QUARTER
    INTERNET:  www.tembec.com
    CONTACT:   John Valley, Executive Vice President, Business Development
               and Corporate Affairs, (416) 775-2819
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c2312.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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