CNW Group Daybook for Saturday, June 09 to Sunday, June 10, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, June 8 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - 13
    EVENT:     CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT ASSOCIATION NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
    CONTACT:   Maureen Shuell, CUTA Director of Communications, Cell: (416)
               898-5600 (on site in Halifax), Tel. (416) 365-9800 ext. 105
               (office/voice mail)/
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2529.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 7 - 9
    EVENT:     CRESCENT STREET GRAND PRIX OF CANADA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Crescent Street from Ste. Catherine to Sherbrooke
    CONTACT:   Pre-event: Hélène Lapointe; François Légaré, Torchia
               Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 212 and 222, During the
               event: Hélène Lapointe: (514) 266-7566; François Légaré:
               (514) 515-9416
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c9161.html

    DATE:      June 8 - 10
    EVENT:     SALON NATIONAL DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT (SNE)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Vestiges on the Quays of the Old Port of Montreal
    CONTACT:   Communications BICOM, (514) 223-6770
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c9019.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/04/c8308.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - 10
    EVENT:     SILVER SCREENS FILM FEST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Eaton Theatre, (Located within the Rogers Communications
               Centre), 80 Gould Street
    CONTACT:   Sarah Hall, (416) 929-7740; Kevin Morrison, (416) 856-9807
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c8650.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     BARNUM HOUSE OPENS FOR THE SUMMER WITH WADDINGTON'S AUCTION
    CITY:      GRAFTON
    LOCATION:  Barnum House, 10568 County Road 2
    CONTACT:   Catrina Colme, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               Ontario Heritage Trust, Telephone: (416) 325-5074
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/06/c9722.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     NIPISSING UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES HONORARY DEGREES
    CITY:      NORTH BAY AND BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  Nipissing University
    CONTACT:   Nipissing University's communications office, 705-474-3450 ext
               4528
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2007/17/c2334.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     KORPER GALLERY ART EXHIBITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  THE AVENUE PRESENTATION GALLERY, 210 St. Clair Avenue West
    CONTACT:   David Eisenstadt, (416) 696-9900 Ext. 36
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2622.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT (RCM) HOSTS THE 2ND ANNUAL MANITOBA
               SPRING COIN SHOW AT ITS FACILITY
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  520 Lagimodière Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Christine Aquino, Senior Manager, Communications, Royal
               Canadian Mint, (613) 993-9999, (613) 991-5342; Kyle Mutcher,
               Show Chairman, (204) 942-5953
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2543.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      June 9 - 14
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY AND HOSPITAL INFECTION CONTROL ASSOCIATION -
               CANADA (CHICA-CANADA) 2007 NATIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Gerry Hansen, Cell: 1-204-228-8429
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/04/c8166.html

    DATE:      June 9 - 11
    EVENT:     CANADIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERACY RESEARCH NETWORK 6TH ANNUAL
               NETWORK CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Westin Hotel Calgary, 320 4 Avenue SW, Conference Level
    CONTACT:   Gail Bergman or Indira Tarachandra, Gail Bergman PR, (905)
               886-1340 or (905) 886-4091
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/06/c9563.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD - TRANSCANADA KEYSTONE PIPELINE GP LTD
               HEARINGS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  NEB Hearing Room, 2nd Floor, 444 Seventh Ave S.W.
    CONTACT:   Kristen Higgins, Communications Officer, Telephone: (403)
               299-3371
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/25/c8772.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION OF BLACK'S NEW CONCEPT STORE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  11632 Sarcee Trail NW (in the Beacon Hill Centre)
    CONTACT:   Bev Shaw, Cohn & Wolfe/Calgary, (403) 228-6688 (office),
               (403) 462-2306 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2711.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      13:15
    EVENT:     NBA 3ON3 SLAM DUNKS VANCOUVER
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)'s Burnaby
               Campus
    CONTACT:   Rajani Kamath, Toronto Raptors, (416) 815-5790; Roven Yau,
               Toronto Raptors, (416) 815-6130
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2651.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     WHISKEY JACK RESORT GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY
    CITY:      SPARWOOD
    LOCATION:  Sparwood, BC
    CONTACT:   Grant Harasyn, Whiskey Jack Resort, (250) 423-6974
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c9238.html
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    <B>S U N D A Y ,  J U N E  10</B>
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - 13
    EVENT:     CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT ASSOCIATION NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
    CONTACT:   Maureen Shuell, CUTA Director of Communications, Cell: (416)
               898-5600 (on site in Halifax), Tel. (416) 365-9800 ext. 105
               (office/voice mail)/
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2529.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - 10
    EVENT:     SALON NATIONAL DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT (SNE)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Vestiges on the Quays of the Old Port of Montreal
    CONTACT:   Communications BICOM, (514) 223-6770
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/04/c8308.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     LEUCAN'S SHAVED HEAD CHALLENGE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Galeries d'Anjou site, Central atrium, 7999 Galeries d'Anjou
               Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Angélica Ramirez, Annexe Communications, (514) 844-8864,
               ext. 206, Cell phone: (514) 995-5051; Sylvie Boyer, Leucan,
               (514) 731-3696, ext. 224, Cell phone: (514) 835-4464
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2522.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 15:00
    EVENT:     LEUCAN'S SHAVED HEAD CHALLENGE
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Carrefour Laval site, La Baie atrium, entrance #1 (between
               la Baie and Les Ailes de la Mode), 3003 Le Carrefour Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Angélica Ramirez, Annexe Communications, (514) 844-8864,
               ext. 206, Cell phone: (514) 995-5051; Sylvie Boyer, Leucan,
               (514) 731-3696, ext. 224, Cell phone: (514) 835-4464
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2522.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     WAL-MART WALK FOR MIRACLES, OPERATION ENFANT SOLEIL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Angrignon Park, LaSalle borough
    CONTACT:   Yanik Deschênes, Wal-Mart Québec, (514) 206-4619
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/07/c2129.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     LEUCAN'S SHAVED HEAD CHALLENGE
    CITY:      POINTE-CLAIRE
    LOCATION:  Fairview Pointe Claire site, Central atrium, entrance #5
               (west of Déco Découverte), 6801 Trans-Canada Highway
    CONTACT:   Angélica Ramirez, Annexe Communications, (514) 844-8864,
               ext. 206, Cell phone: (514) 995-5051; Sylvie Boyer, Leucan,
               (514) 731-3696, ext. 224, Cell phone: (514) 835-4464
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2522.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     DEVA 2007: 'GREEN' VEHICLE PARADE (DEFILE DE VEHICULES
               ALTERNATIFS), PRESENTED BY HYDRO-QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des vestiges, Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Communications BICOM, (514) 223-6770
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/06/c9393.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 17:30
    EVENT:     "TOYOTA AND THE ENVIRONMENT" PRESENTATION AT THE SALON
               NATIONAL DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Places des Vestiges, Old Port Montreal
    CONTACT:   Kathryn Ruhland, Manager, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 431-8333
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c9019.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE AT THE SALON NATIONAL DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT - JEAN
               LEMIRE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Chapelle Bonsecours, 400 St-Paul east
    CONTACT:   Communications BICOM, (514) 223-6770
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c8312.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - 10
    EVENT:     SILVER SCREENS FILM FEST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Eaton Theatre, (Located within the Rogers Communications
               Centre), 80 Gould Street
    CONTACT:   Sarah Hall, (416) 929-7740; Kevin Morrison, (416) 856-9807
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/05/c8650.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     THE 5TH ANNUAL RICK HANSEN WHEELS IN MOTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Docks Polson Pier
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203;
               Maureen Shaughnessy Kitts, (416) 322-5902; Lorraine Wilson,
               (604) 351-9205; Lindsay Thom, Rick Hansen Foundation, Public
               and Media Relations: (604) 709-6335 or Toll-free: 1-800-213-
               2131
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5387.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/07/c9801.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     HOCKEY CELEBRITY DOUG GILMOUR AND 74-YEAR-OLD RUNNER RICHARD
               GRAVES GO HEAD-TO-HEAD AT THE TORONTO CHALLENGE RUN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Hall, 55 John St. and surrounding areas (corner of
               King and John streets)
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Cheryl San Juan, Promotion and Communication
               Officer, Social Development, Finance and Administration,
               (416) 392-5349, (416) 528-1800 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2531.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     NIPISSING UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES HONORARY DEGREES
    CITY:      NORTH BAY AND BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  Nipissing University
    CONTACT:   Nipissing University's communications office, 705-474-3450 ext
               4528
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2007/18/c2334.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     CENTENNIAL COLLEGE'S 'SHOW AND SHINE' MARKS 40 YEARS OF
               AUTOMOTIVE TRAINING
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Ashtonbee Campus,  75 Ashtonbee Road, one block north of
               Eglinton Ave. East and just west of Warden Ave.
    CONTACT:   Mark Toljagic, Communications Officer, Centennial College,
               (416) 605-6012
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2606.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER KWINTER ANNOUNCES INITIATIVE TO FIGHT CRIME AND
               VIOLENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Front Patio, Montana Restaurant, 145 John Street (Corner of
               John and Richmond)
    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/June2007/08/c2818.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     TWO VETERAN MUNICIPAL LEADERS FACE-OFF FOR THE OPPORTUNITY
               TO CONTEST CONSERVATIVE RANDY HILLIER IN OCTOBER'S
               PROVINCIAL ELECTION
    CITY:      VERONA
    LOCATION:  Verona Lion's Hall, Sand Road
    CONTACT:   Marlene Patten, President, Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox &
               Addington, Provincial Liberal Association, Tel: (613) 539-0059
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/07/c2402.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     TVOKIDS "DON'T SIT STILL TOUR" TOUCHES DOWN
    CITY:      BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  Lynden Park Mall, 84 Lynden Road
    CONTACT:   Heather Dietrich, TVOntario - DSS Tour, (416) 484-2600 x2290;
               Lynden Park Mall, (519) 753-8484
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2007/14/c7178.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO TASTE, THE CITY'S PREMIER GOURMET GRAZE, RAISES
               DESPERATELY-NEEDED FUNDS FOR SECOND HARVEST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, 6 Garamond Court (Don Mills
               and Eglinton)
    CONTACT:   Abby Robins, Communications Manager - Second Harvest,
               Office: (416) 408-2594, Cell: (416) 315-5280; Cynthia Joyal,
               Sopexa Canada, 1-866-288-5802; Valérie Jolivet, Sopexa Canada,
               1-866-288-5802
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/09/c2574.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2007/23/c3895.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c6903.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT (RCM) HOSTS THE 2ND ANNUAL MANITOBA
               SPRING COIN SHOW AT ITS FACILITY IN WINNIPEG
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  520 Lagimodière Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Christine Aquino, Senior Manager, Communications, Royal
               Canadian Mint, (613) 993-9999, (613) 991-5342; Kyle Mutcher,
               Show Chairman, (204) 942-5953
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2543.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - 14
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY AND HOSPITAL INFECTION CONTROL ASSOCIATION -
               CANADA (CHICA-CANADA) 2007 NATIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Gerry Hansen, Cell: (204) 228-8429
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/04/c8166.html

    DATE:      June 9 - 11
    EVENT:     CANADIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERACY RESEARCH NETWORK 6TH ANNUAL
               NETWORK CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Westin Hotel Calgary, 320 4 Avenue SW, Conference Level
    CONTACT:   Gail Bergman or Indira Tarachandra, Gail Bergman PR, (905)
               886-1340 or (905) 886-4091
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/06/c9563.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD - TRANSCANADA KEYSTONE PIPELINE GP LTD
               HEARINGS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  NEB Hearing Room, 2nd Floor, 444 Seventh Ave S.W.
    CONTACT:   Kristen Higgins, Communications Officer, Telephone: (403)
               299-3371
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/25/c8772.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION OF BLACK'S NEW CONCEPT STORE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  11632 Sarcee Trail NW (in the Beacon Hill Centre)
    CONTACT:   Bev Shaw, Cohn & Wolfe/Calgary, (403) 228-6688 (office),
               (403) 462-2306 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2711.html

    TIME:      16:45 - 17:15
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY AND HOSPITAL INFECTION CONTROL ASSOCIATION -
               CANADA (CHICA-CANADA) 2007 NATIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE -
               MEDIA BRIEFING
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Room 17/18 of the Shaw Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Contact Gerry Hansen, Cell phone: 1-204-228-8429
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/04/c8166.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      13:15
    EVENT:     NBA 3ON3 SLAM DUNKS VANCOUVER
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)'s Burnaby
               Campus
    CONTACT:   Rajani Kamath, Toronto Raptors, (416) 815-5790; Roven Yau,
               Toronto Raptors, (416) 815-6130
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2651.html
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