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



    TORONTO, April 20 /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
    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>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     2ND INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON INDIGENOUS CHILD HEALTH WITH
               THE THEME OF "SOLUTIONS, NOT PROBLEMS" AND PRESENTED BY THE
               CANADIAN PAEDIATRIC SOCIETY, THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF
               PEDIATRICS, AND IN COOPERATION WITH THE INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: 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
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  7080 Alexandra St.
               Suite 401
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo, (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
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES
               MINISTERS LAWRENCE CANNON AND MICHAEL M FORTIER -
               "TRANSPORTATION, INFRASTRUCTURE AND MONTREAL'S FUTURE"
    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:   Media contacts: 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>

    TIME:      08:30
    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:      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:      09:00
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER SPEAKS TO STUDENTS AND SUPERVISORY
               OFFICIALS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Public Supervisory Officials' Association Annual
               Conference
               Toronto 1/2 Room
               Hilton Toronto Hotel
               145 Richmond Street West
    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/April2007/18/c6422.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/01/c3893.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN WILL BE
               MAKING 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:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2444 Bloor St. West
               Rear entrance
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo, (416) 629-5667
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/03/c9577.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES TO
               OPEN 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 WILL MAKE 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, FORMER CHIEF SECRETARY FOR
               ADMINISTRATION, HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION
               (HKSAR), DISCUSSES THE CRITICAL ROLE OF FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY
               IN SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HONG KONG'S ECONOMY AT A FRASER
               INSTITUTE LUNCHEON
    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 TO
               OPEN 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 WILL BE
               INSTRUCTIONAL FOR MCGUINTY LIBERALS
    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:      18:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     PEARLS OF WISDOM ART SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  System 4 Gallery
    CONTACT:   Clint Ross, Donohue Mansfield, (416) 591-1606
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5499.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:     E-PRESENTATION ON THE TOWARD 2020: NEW DIRECTION FOR
               CANADIAN NURSING
    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>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE SQUAMISH AND LIL'WAT CULTURAL CENTRE LAUNCHES THE SALISH
               WEAVING ARTISAN DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
    CITY:      NORTH VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Chief Joe Mathias Centre
               100 Capilano Road
    CONTACT:   Linda Calla, Spo7ez Cultural Centre, (604) 913-1810 ext. 222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c7421.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:30 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

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA WILL MAKE AN ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING AN
               INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO HOUSING ON-RESERVE
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-265-0464
    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
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     HAEMACURE - PRESENTATION AT EQUITIES MAGAZINE'S 56TH
               ANNIVERSARY SPRING CONFERENCE 2007
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  The Yale Club
               50 Vanderbilt Ave.
    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.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6493.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/04/c2443.html
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