CNW Daybook for Wednesday, January 21, 2009



    TORONTO, Jan. 21 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      January 16 - January 25
    EVENT:     41ST EDITION OF THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW (MIAS)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès
    CONTACT:   Renée Cardinal, Communications Manager, Montréal
               International Auto Show, (514) 331-6571, ext. 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2008/26/c3995.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/16/c8132.html

    DATE:      January 19 - January 23
    EVENT:     MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW'S ANNUAL BLOOD DONOR CLINIC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Grande-Place of Complexe Desjardins
    CONTACT:   Renée Cardinal, Communications Manager, Montréal
               International Auto Show, (514) 331-6571, ext. 234
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2008/25/c3995 .html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - GIANT ING DIRECT TFSA THANK YOU CARD
               STOPS IN MONTREAL ON THE WAY TO PARLIAMENT HILL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  ING DIRECT Montréal Café, 1141 boul. de Maisonneuve Ouest
               (Maisonneuve and Stanley)
    CONTACT:   André Beaulieu, (514) 393-3444; Lisa Naccarato, ING DIRECT,
               (416) 758-5072
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8917.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      December 6 - January 31
    EVENT:     EXHIBITION: MIKE DISFARMER - VINTAGE PRINTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Stephen Bulger Gallery, (416) 504-0575
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/09/c4742.html

    DATE:      January 19 - January 21
    EVENT:     NATCON 2009: NATIONAL CONSULTATION ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND
               WORKFORCE LEARNING, HOSTED BY THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Doubletree International Plaza Hotel, 655 Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Marketing and
               Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/16/c8240.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY - CAREER SKILLS IN TURBULENT
               TIMES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Toronto Board of Trade, First Canadian Place, 4th Floor
    CONTACT:   Dorothy Wong, Event Coordinator, Toronto CFA Society,
               (416) 366-5755 x 226
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/15/c7802.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES ADDRESSES THE KEY
               OUTSTANDING ISSUES IN THE YORK UNIVERSITY STRIKE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Montecassino Hotel, 3710 Chesswood Drive
    CONTACT:   Tyler Shipley, CUPE 3903 Spokesperson, (647) 295-1674;
               Christina Rousseau, Chair, CUPE 3903, (416) 736-5154
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9260.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION OF STUDENTS WILL MAKE A STATEMENT IN
               RESPONSE TO THE DEEPENING STUDENT LOAN DEBT CRISIS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Press Gallery, Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Katherine Giroux-Bougard, National Chairperson,
               (613) 232-7394; Ian Boyko, Government Relations Coordinator,
               (613) 232-7394 ext. 22
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8923.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     YWCA TORONTO ANNOUNCES THE DETAILS OF A MAJOR NEW $80
               MILLION AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT THAT WILL CREATE 300
               NEW HOMES FOR WOMEN AND THEIR FAMILIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  YWCA Toronto 80 Woodlawn Ave. East.
    CONTACT:   Raine Liliefeldt, Communications Manager, W) (416) 961-8101
               ext.326, C) (416) 660-9483
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/16/c8273.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9103.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     IMPACT CLEANING WORKERS & SUPPORTERS - RALLY AND INFO-PICKET
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  480 University Ave., (N/W corner of University and Dundas)
    CONTACT:   Diego Mendez, (416) 476-7762
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8922.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     NOTED FINANCIAL AUTHOR GORDON PAPE TO SPEAK AT E(X)TRADE
               CANADA'S INVESTOR INFORMATION CENTRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  E*TRADE Canada Investor Information Centre located at 48
               Yonge St. (corner of Yonge and Wellington Streets)
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093,
               paula_cufre@scotiacapital.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8908.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     YOUNG AT ART GALLERY CELEBRATES STUDENT ARTISTS
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Bramalea City Centre (second level) - 25 Peel Centre Drive
    CONTACT:   Brenda Maynard-Richardson, Xen Communications,
               T (416) 450-9647; Sharon Quigley, Assistant Marketing
               Director, Bramalea City Centre & Holt Renfrew Centre,
               T: (905) 595-4747
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/14/c7488.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     THE CALGARY REAL ESTATE BOARD (CREB®) IS HOLDING ITS 5TH
               ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADESHOW
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Roundup Centre, Stampede Park
    CONTACT:   Jason Martin, Manager, Communications, (403) 463-2735
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9116.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     THE KNOWLEDGE BUREAU'S LINE BY LINE TAX UPDATE AND DEBT
               MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Four Points Sheraton, Edmonton South, 7230 Argyll Road
    CONTACT:   Marion Trapp at The Knowledge Bureau, 1-866-953-4769
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/08/c5722.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RICK FRASER, PRESIDENT CUPE 3421, OUTLINES PROVINCIAL PLAN
               DESIGNED TO PROTECT EMS LEVELS IN ALBERTA
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  7239 C Flint Road S.E.
    CONTACT:   Daunine Rachert, National Representative CUPE, (403) 235-6955
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8738.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     VANOC HOLDS A MEDIA BRIEFING FOLLOWING THE CONCLUSION OF ITS
               BOARD OF DIRECTORS' MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Headquarters, 400-3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Sébastien Théberge, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-2261;
               Chris Brumwell, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-1869
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9233.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF THE NATIONAL FILM BOARD'S (NFB) NEW ONLINE
               SCREENING ROOM
    INTERNET:  http://webcast.pecunia.tv/onf_medias/?lang=en
               LOG IN : your email address  PASSWORD : NFB2101
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Mair, NFB Publicist, (416) 954-2045; Melissa Than,
               NFB Publicist, (416) 952-8960
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8852.html

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