CNW Daybook for Wednesday, October 21, 2009

TORONTO, Oct. 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     THE ASSESSMENT OF SENIORS FINANCIAL VULNERABILITY IS THE
               SUBJECT OF A SPECIAL EVENING PANEL PRESENTED BY CARP
               (CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS)
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  at the Atlantica Hotel (formerly The Holiday Inn at Quinpool
               and Robie)
    NOTES:     Seating is limited, RSVP at (902) 454-2267.
    CONTACT:   interviews, TV or photo ops, contact Bill VanGorder, (902)
               454-2267 (bus), (902) 497-8073 (cell); Cathy Lively, (902)
               479-0065, or Ed Murray: C.Edmund Murray Public Relations CARP,
               (902) 479-1515
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9996.html
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SPECIAL CITIZENSHIP CEREMONY AS PART OF THE ACTIVITIES MARKING
               THE CITIZENSHIP WEEK 2009 - WRESTLER GHENADIE BALAUR BECOMES A
               CANADIAN CITIZEN
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  1025 St-Jacques Street West
    CONTACT:   Jacqueline Roby, Regional Communications Directorate,
               Citizenship and Immigration Canada, (514) 283-4800, (514)
               777-5656
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8520.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RETAIL COUNCIL OF QUEBEC - RELEASE OF THE RESULTS OF THE 2009
               SURVEY ON RETAIL LOSSES
    CITY:      DORVAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montréal Airport, Soulanges Room (Convention Level),
               12505 Côte-de-Liesse
    CONTACT:   Céline Ducharme, Conseil québécois du commerce de
               détail/Retail Council of Quebec, (514) 842-6681, ext. 200,
               1-800-364-6766
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8578.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     DIABETES QUÉBEC - VISIT THE CHANGING DIABETES® VILLAGE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Changing Diabetes® Village (in front of the St. James United
               Church), 463 Ste-Catherine Street West
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345; Brigitte Viel, (514) 843-2303
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6644.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     SPORT & DESIGN.IT - 10 DAY EXHIBITION OF ITALIAN-MADE SPORTING
               GOODS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Italian Cultural Institute, 496 Huron Street
    CONTACT:   Rob Jeanveau, Zenergy Communications, (416) 591-5461
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7861.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CANADA REVENUE AGENCY - FREE INFORMATION SESSIONS ON THE HOME
               RENOVATION TAX CREDIT
    CITY:      QUÉBEC
    LOCATION:  Eastern Quebec Tax Services Office, located at 165 De la
               Pointe-aux-Lièvres street
    NOTES:     Additional information and registration: Johanne Morency,
               Telephone : (418) 649-4068, Toll free: 1-877-588-5001 ext.:
               4168, Visibilite-Outreach.QUE-QUE@cra-arc.gc.ca
    CONTACT:   Christiane Joachim, Communications Manager, (514) 283-2464,
               ext. 8288, Toll free: 1-800-292-3430, ext. 8288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7061.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     GATINEAU MAYORALTY CANDIDATES DEBATE
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Salle Pontiac, 3rd Floor, Palais des Congrès de Gatineau, 50
               Maisonneuve Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Pierre Lebel, PSAC-NCR, (819) 777-4647 or (613) 293-4663
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7737.html
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    ONTARIO

    TIME:      08:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     MICROSOFT CEO STEVE BALLMER JOINS PROMINENT CANADIAN AND
               INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS TO DISCUSS CANADA'S COMPETITIVE EDGE
               AND ECONOMIC PROSPERITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Room 716, 255 Front
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Media Profile, Stephanie Bell, Allison Stokes, (416) 504-8464;
               Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Kathryn Anderson, Director,
               Communications and Marketing, Office: (613) 238-4000 x 231,
               Cell: (613) 797-1860
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7053.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF AVIVA'S NATION-WIDE PROGRAM AND DETAILS
               SURROUNDING THE LARGE-SCALE $500,000 COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT
               COMPETITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Harvey Collegiate Institute, 1700 Keele Street, (Keele
               St & Eglinton Ave W.)
    CONTACT:   To reserve your space at the event or for further information,
               please contact: Sarah Van Lange, Fleishman-Hillard, Desk:
               (416) 645-8173; Laura Crochetiere, Fleishman-Hillard, Desk:
               (416) 598-5790
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7039.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY FOR A LANDFILL-GAS-TO-ENERGY PROJECT
               AT WASTE MANAGEMENT'S PETROLIA LANDFILL
    CITY:      PETROLIA
    LOCATION:  Petrolia Landfill, 4052 Oil Heritage Road
    CONTACT:   Camille DePutter, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4058
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7994.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     TVO'S DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, STEVE RAYMENT, ANNOUNCES FRESH
               NEW POLL INSIGHTS, GAUGING THE PULSE ON "WATER COOLER"
               CONVERSATIONS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Atrium on Bay, Concourse Level, 20 Dundas Street West (Bay &
               Dundas Sts.)
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren Grant, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 x 222, 227
               - (416) 951-0672, (416) 627-9416
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8310.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     TEAMSTERS CANADA - DEMONSTRATION FOR THE RETIRED WORKERS FROM
               FLEXTRONICS AND NORTEL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Lacroix, Director of Communications, Teamsters
               Canada, (514) 609-5101
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/18/c7896.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     FRANK MCKENNA AMONG DISTINGUISHED SPEAKERS TO HEADLINE EDA
               SYMPOSIUM ON SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Park Hyatt Hotel, University Room, 4 Avenue Road
    CONTACT:   Christine Hallas, Manager, Communications and Media Relations,
               Tel. (905) 265-5322
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8478.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     DR. SIMON CHESTERMAN DELIVERS A LECTURE AT CANADA'S
               INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE (IDRC)
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  IDRC, 150 Kent (corner of Albert), 8th Floor, W. David,
               Hopper Room
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8721.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     MICHAEL SMITH AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     KITCO METALS - EXHIBIT OF THE WORLD'S FIRST MILLION DOLLAR
               GOLD COIN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Intercontinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front Street West,
               Caledon - Main Lobby
    NOTES:     Kitco's renowned Senior Analyst, Jon Nadler will also be
               present for the cocktail and available for media interviews.
    CONTACT:   To RSVP and for interview requests: Daniela Cambone, Kitco
               Metals Inc, (514) 928-5820
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8611.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     R A SALVATORE AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     CAPPA PANEL REVIEWS EPAP AND THE IMPACT ON PRODUCTION
               ACCOUNTING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  BMO Centre
    CONTACT:   Jessica Sumners, Quorum Business Solutions, Inc., (713)
               430-8624
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8351.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     JERGENS POP-UP HYDRATION STATIONS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Bankers Court, Lobby
    CONTACT:   Cathy Mitchell, APEX Public Relations, T: (416) 924-4442
               ext. 236
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6555.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      October 17 - October 23
    EVENT:     NATIONAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY WEEK EVENTS IN BRITISH
               COLUMBIA, INCLUDING LECTURE, FILM AND CONFERENCE EVENTS AND
               FAMILY-FRIENDLY EXHIBITS
    CITY:      VARIOUS - SEE RELEASE
    LOCATION:  Various - see release
    CONTACT:   Irene Phan, Marketing and Communications Specialist, BC
               Innovation Council, (604) 602-5238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7814.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA INVITED TO VIEW 2010 WINTER GAMES' STATE-OF-THE-ART
               DOPING CONTROL LABORATORY
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Richmond Olympic Oval, Main Lobby, 6111 River Road
    CONTACT:   Greg Alexis, VANOC Communications, Tel: (604) 403-1627; Aran
               Kay, Richmond Olympic Oval, Tel: (778) 296-1441
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8755.html

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