CNW Daybook for Wednesday, April 8, 2009



    TORONTO, April 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    W E D N E S D A Y,   A P R I L   8
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 10
    EVENT:     BELFAST MAYOR TOM HARTLEY OF SINN FEIN VISITS CANADA APRIL 6
               - 10, 2009
    CITY:      HALIFAX, MONTREAL, LONDON, TORONTO AND HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  various
    CONTACT:   FOR INTERVIEWS WITH MAYOR HARTLEY PLEASE CONTACT:
               (416) 402-3729
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5751.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN ST. STEPHENS
    CITY:      ST. STEPHENS
    LOCATION:  Royal Canadian Legion, 43, Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7077.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD OF CANADA RELEASES ITS FINAL
               INVESTIGATION REPORT INTO A CROSSING COLLISION NEAR MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  St. Charles Room, Delta Centre-Ville Hotel, 777 University
               Street
    CONTACT:   John Cottreau, (613) 292-4146; Transportation Safety Board
               of Canada: Media Relations, (819) 994-8053
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7693.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ARE INVITED TO VISIT THE EXHIBITION LEONARDO DA VINCI:
               MAN, INVENTOR, GENIUS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre d'Exposition de Montréal, Centre Eaton, 5th floor,
               McGill Metro
    CONTACT:   R.S.V.P. before April 7: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc!
               Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7050.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     TELEFILM CANADA HOLDS ITS FIRST ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Cinémathèque québécoise 335 de Maisonneuve Blvd East
    CONTACT:   Alejandra Sosa, Communications Officer & Press Attaché,
               (416) 973-6436 # 2505, 1-800-463-4607; Elise Proulx,
               Communications consultant, (450) 732-0788
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c8060.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 8
    EVENT:     MESH09 KICKS OFF!
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre; other related events at the Drake Hotel, The
               Mod Club, Proof Lounge
    CONTACT:   to book an interview, please contact: Megan Hooper or
               Riannon John, Edelman, (416) 979-1120 Ext. 297, 242
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7542.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN SUDBURY
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Days Inn, 117 Elm Street
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7091.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:30
    EVENT:     ROYAL CANADIAN MINT TO CELEBRATE LAUNCH OF MONTREAL
               CANADIENS CENTENNIAL COMMEMORATIVE ONE-DOLLAR CIRCULATION
               COIN AT HAMILTON BULLDOGS' "FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT"
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Copps Coliseum, West End Concourse, 101 Bay St
    CONTACT:   Alexandre Reeves, Manager, Communications, Royal Canadian
               Mint, (613) 949-5777; Wes Edward, Communications
               Coordinator, Hamilton Bulldogs, (905) 777-2352
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c7885.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    DATE:      April 8
    EVENT:     OPPORTUNITY TO MEET THE MENTAL HEALTH COMMISSION'S MENTAL
               HEALTH STRATEGY TEAM
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Winnipeg
    CONTACT:   Karleena Suppiah, Communications Specialist, (403) 385-4050
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7742.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      08:30 - 11:45
    EVENT:     WORKSHOP - FROM MANCHESTER TO MOOSE JAW: RELEASING TIME TO
               CARE IN SASKATCHEWAN
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Salons A and B, TCU Place, 35-22nd Street East
    CONTACT:   Sheila Ragush, Communications Consultant,
               Tel: (306) 668-8810, ext. 113, Cell: (306) 220-5075
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/06/c7716.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SINO-FOREST RELEASES INDEPENDENT 2008 FOREST ASSET VALUATION
               REPORT
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2605240
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415, 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Dave Horsley, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial
               Officer, Tel: (905) 281-8889; Louisa Wong, Senior Manager,
               Investor Communications & Relations, Tel: +852 2514-2109
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6817.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CORUS ENTERTAINMENT SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.corusent.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-322-2356 or (416) 640-3405, pass code 3654143
    CONTACT:   Tracy Ewing, Vice President, Communications, Corus
               Entertainment Inc., (416) 642-3792
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6377.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     5N PLUS INC. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.5nplus.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774, (416) 644-3417 or (514) 807-8791
    CONTACT:   Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               (514) 856-0644
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/30/c5667.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c8293.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TELEFILM CANADA HOLDS ITS FIRST ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING
    INTERNET:  http://www.telefilm.gc.ca
    CONTACT:   Alejandra Sosa, Communications Officer & Press Attaché,
               (416) 973-6436 (#) 2505, 1-800-463-4607; Elise Proulx,
               Communications consultant, (450) 732-0788
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/07/c8060.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     UNITED FINANCIAL'S "THE GAME PLAN" WEBCAST OFFERS INSIGHT
               INTO CURRENT INVESTMENT CLIMATE
    INTERNET:  www.unitedfinancial.ca or www.assante.com
    CONTACT:   Murray Oxby, Director, Communications, (416) 681-3254
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7285.html

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