CNW Daybook for Wednesday, July 2, 2008



    TORONTO, July 2 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    W E D N E S D A Y,   J U L Y   2
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 30 - July 4
    EVENT:     HMCS VILLE DE QUEBEC VISITS QUEBEC CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Port de Québec
    CONTACT:   Lt(N) J Laroche, Naval Reserve Public Affairs, (418) 694-5560
               poste 5392, Cell: (418) 575-0567
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8465.html

    DATE:      July 1 - July 3
    EVENT:     NATIONAL DEFENCE - CELEBRATING 400 YEARS OF MILITARY HERITAGE
               TOGETHER
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  On the Plains of Abraham and in the surrounding area
    CONTACT:   Notes to editors: For additional information on the military
               activities, please contact Captain Marie-Noelle Blanchet,
               Public Affairs Officer, Land Force Quebec Area and Joint
               Task Force East, at (514) 252-2777, extension 4280, or by
               pager at (514) 423-4044
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/26/c8283.html

    DATE:      July 2 - July 6
    EVENT:     YOAV AT THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  at the Pavillon Heineken
    CONTACT:   Myriam Achard at PHI, (514) 779-8868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8546.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     DR. KEN ARNOLD, PRESIDENT OF THE ONTARIO MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
               (OMA) AND DR. RICHARD GLAZIER, SENIOR SCIENTIST AND PRIMARY
               CARE PROGRAM LEADER AT THE INSTITUTE FOR CLINICAL AND
               EVALUATIVE SCIENCES (ICES) RELEASE A REPORT ON THE IMPACT OF
               THE SHORTAGE OF FAMILY DOCTORS IN ONTARIO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Ontario Medical Association, 525 University Ave., Second
               Floor
    CONTACT:   OMA Media Relations, (416) 340-2862 or toll free,
               1-800-268-7215 (Ext. 2862)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8624.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 21:45
    EVENT:     AMERICAN EXPRESS DINNER IN THE SKY™ CANADIAN PREMIERE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square
    CONTACT:   Joanne Dolan, (416) 432-9669
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9190.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      00:00
    EVENT:     SALTIMBANCO FOR THE FIRST TIME AT THE BRANDT CENTRE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Brandt Centre
    CONTACT:   National PR Contact: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc!
               Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c2982.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     SNC-LAVALIN INC. - MEDIA INVITATION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary,
               Outdoor Engineering Courtyard, (south side of the
               engineering complex on the main campus)
    CONTACT:   SNC-Lavalin, Karen Sobel, Tel.: (403) 294-2462; Schulich
               School of Engineering, Jennifer Sowa, Media Relations
               Officer, Schulich School of Engineering, University of
               Calgary, Cell: (403) 993-8679
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/30/c8912.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 22:00
    EVENT:     GIDDY UP FOR WISHES FOUNDER AND RIDER, MARTHA
               BIRKETT,COMPLETES HER 3,500 KM HORSEBACK FUNDRAISING JOURNEY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Bearspaw Lifestyle Centre, 253220 Bearspaw Road
    CONTACT:   Trevor Eagles, The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada,
               Alberta and NWT Chapter, p: (403) 265-9039; George James,
               The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, Manitoba & Nunavut
               Chapter, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/01/c9105.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      June 30 - July 2
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE SOFTWARE CORPORATION EXHIBITS AT NATIONAL EDUCATION
               COMPUTING CONFERENCE
    CITY:      SAN ANTONIO
    LOCATION:  2008 National Education Computing Conference (NECC), Texas
    CONTACT:   Public Relations: Leslie Campisi, Affect Strategies,
               (212) 398-9680 x144; Investor Relations: Dave Mason, CFA, The
               Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/24/c7054.html

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