CNW Group Daybook for Friday, April 20, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, April 19 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    DATE:      April 20
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENDA UNITES OVER 450 CED
               STAKEHOLDERS AT NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   National: Erin Brocklebank, Communications Coordinator,
               Canadian CED Network (CCEDNet), Tel: (250) 386-9980 (ext.
               106); Local: Jennifer Deon, Public Relations Officer, Futures
               in Newfoundland and Labrador's Youth (FINALY!), Tel: (709)
               738-6272
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3612.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      08:30-17:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Delta Halifax - Baronet Ballroom, 1990 Barrington Street
    CONTACT:   Eric Michalko, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 528-6742
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/11/c4048.html

    TIME:      09:15-10:30
    EVENT:     BRAD GUSHUE ATTENDS KICK-OFF OF CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE'S
               CONGRESS
    CITY:      DARTMOUTH
    LOCATION:  Main Gymnasium, Portland Estates Elementary School, 45
               Portland Hills Drive
    CONTACT:   Eric Michalko, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 528-6742;
               Veronica Curtis, Media Relations Advisor, Petro-Canada, Phone:
               (403) 296-3031, Cell: (403) 561-4073
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6462.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 20-22
    EVENT:     CROSS-BORDER CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS HEALTH DISPARITIES FOR
               ABORIGINAL CHILDREN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    CONTACT:   Olivia Craft, Canadian Paediatric Society, (613) 526-9397,
               ext. 234, (613) 850-4868 (cell); For inquiries on Saturday and
               Sunday, call: (514) 861-3511, ext. 2612
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6593.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     HMCS HALIFAX VISITS MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Pier 12 (Alexandra Basin), Old Port
    CONTACT:   Acting Sub-Lieutenant Stephan Boivin, (418) 694-5560, ext.
               5670; Capitain Jocelyn Laroche, (418) 575-0567
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6746.html

    TIME:      11:00-18:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for various locations
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358 (Quebec Only)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c2623.html

    TIME:      12:00-14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES
               MINISTERS LAWRENCE CANNON AND MICHAEL M FORTIER
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure, 900 de la Gauchetière Street West
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of Trade
               of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7112.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT RELATING TO MONTREAL'S HARBOURFRONT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montréal Bonaventure, 900, de la Gauchetière
    CONTACT:   Natalie Sarafian, Office of Lawrence Cannon, Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, Communications and Promotion, (613)
               948-1148
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7096.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 16-30, 18:00-22:00
    EVENT:     PEARLS OF WISDOM ART SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  System 4 Gallery
    CONTACT:   Clint Ross, Donohue Mansfield, P: (416) 591-1606
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5499.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LABOUR INSPECTION (IALI)
               CONFERENCE 2007
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 225 Front
               Street West (note: Check in at Media Room 203A)
    CONTACT:   Edye Rome, Edye Rome Communication Services, Tel: (416)
               785-6213, Cell: (416) 993-6213; Vince J. Ciarlo, Tel: (416)
               763-3783, Cell: (416) 458-5090
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7272.html

    TIME:      08:30-16:30
    EVENT:     SYMPOSIUM ON MENTAL HEALTH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Coliseum Theatre Ottawa, 3090 Carling Avenue
    CONTACT:   Joanna Filion, Manager, Public Affairs, Royal Ottawa Mental
               Health Centre, Office: (613) 722-6521 ext. 6767, Cell: (613)
               867-6521
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6475.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER SPEAKS TO STUDENTS AND SUPERVISORY
               OFFICIALS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747; Patricia
               MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7192.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS INC. ANNUAL AND SPECIAL
               MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Gallery, 130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Investors: Tony Busseri, President and Chief Executive
               Officer, Environmental Management Solutions Inc., (905)
               335-2100 x 22; Media: John Lute, Lute & Company, (416)
               929-5883 x 222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/01/c3893.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6422.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN MAKES AN
               IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT THE TORONTO EAST GENERAL HOSPITAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto East General Hospital, 825 Coxwell Avenue
    CONTACT:   David Spencer, Minister's Office, (416) 327-4320; David
               Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7293.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES OPENS
               NEW OPP DETACHMENT IN PRESCOTT
    CITY:      PRESCOTT
    LOCATION:  OPP Detachment - Prescott, 102 Development Drive
    CONTACT:   Annette Phillips, Minister's Office, (416) 326-8265, (647)
               205-6598 (cellular); Anthony Brown, Communications Branch,
               (416) 314-7772
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7338.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA MAKES AN ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING AN
               INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO HOUSING ON-RESERVE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, 700 Montreal Rd,
    CONTACT:   Lesley Harmer, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Honourable Monte Solberg, (819) 994-2482; Deirdra McCracken,
               Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable Jim Prentice, (819)
               997-0002
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/fgov/fr/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7168.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE ANSON CHAN DISCUSSES THE CRITICAL ROLE OF
               FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY IN SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HONG KONG'S
               ECONOMY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Intercontinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Raeann Co, Media Relations Co-ordinator, The Fraser
               Institute, Tel. (604) 688-0221 ext. 568
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c4800.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES OPENS
               NEW OPP DETACHMENT IN LANSDOWNE
    CITY:      LANSDOWNE
    LOCATION:  OPP Detachment - Thousand Islands, 874 County Road # 3
               (Prince Street)
    CONTACT:   Annette Phillips, Minister's Office, (416) 326-8265, (647)
               205-6598 (cellular); Anthony Brown, Communications Branch,
               (416) 314-7772
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7322.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     CUPE ONTARIO SCHOOL SUPPORT STAFF ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Fallsview (Ballroom)
    CONTACT:   Stella Yeadon, CUPE Communications, (416) 578-8774
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5568.html

    TIME:      19:00-22:00
    EVENT:     13TH ANNUAL GATEWAYS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      THORNHILL
    LOCATION:  Toronto Waldorf School, 9100 Bathurst St
    CONTACT:   Ryan Lindsay, P: (905) 881-6137 ext. 307
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6528.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     TOWARD 2020: A LOOK INTO THE FUTURE OF HEALTH CARE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Aurélie Walsh, Blueprint Public Relations, (613) 237-7400
               ext. 23, Cell: (613) 797-4259; Linda Stange, Executive
               Director/Registrar, College of LPNs of Alberta, (780) 484-8886
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6420.html

    TIME:      15:00-22:00
    EVENT:     EIGHTH BI-ANNUAL BODY SOUL & SPIRIT EXPO
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Big Four Building, Stampede Park
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Merkel, (403) 270-9544; Chandler Armstrong, (403)
               246-0668
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5633.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:30-10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HAEMACURE ANNOUNCES WEBCAST OF PRESENTATION AT EQUITIES
               MAGAZINE 56TH ANNIVERSARY SPRING CONFERENCE 2007 INVESTOR
               MEETING
    INTERNET:  http://www.visualwebcaster.com/event.asp?id=39192
    CONTACT:   Gilles Lemieux, Secretary, Haemacure Corporation, (514)
               282-3350 ext. 22; IR Contact: Dory Valiquette, LaVoie Group,
               (978) 745-4200 ext. 106
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6493.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     HAEMACURE CEO TO PRESENT AT EQUITIES SPRING CONFERENCE 2007
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  The Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Ave.
    CONTACT:   Haemacure Corporation: Joseph Galli, Chairman and CEO, (514)
               990-7074
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/04/c2443.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6493.html
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