CNW Group Daybook for Saturday, June 23, 2007 and Sunday, June 24, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, June 22 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>S A T U R D A Y ,  J U N E  23</B>
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 11 - 30
    EVENT:     EQUITAS - INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS TRAINING PROGRAM
    CITY:      STE. ANNE DE BELLEVUE
    LOCATION:  John Abbott College, 21,275 Lakeshore Rd.
    CONTACT:   Ian Hamilton, Executive director, Equitas, (514) 808-4671
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2445.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 18 - 24
    EVENT:     RBC EMPLOYEES ARE 'PUTTING COMMUNITIES FIRST'
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Alexis Mantell, Communications Manager, Greater Toronto
               Region, (416) 974-4796
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/13/c3932.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     MITSUBISHI CITY CHASE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto's Metro Hall Square on King Street (West of Roy
               Thompson Hall)
    CONTACT:   Carina Holtby, P: (905) 282-0770 x 249
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/19/c6222.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     THE 63RD ANNUAL CLINICAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY OF
               OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNAECOLOGISTS OF CANADA (SOGC).
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Westin Ottawa Hotel, 11 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   Lisa Robertson, (613) 739-7032; Susan Wright, (613) 730-2020
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/18/c5752.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO 24 HOUR RELAY FOR EASTER SEALS KIDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Coronation Park, 711 Lakeshore Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   Barb Saunders, (416) 421-8377 ext. 326
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8151.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     AIR INDIA MEMORIAL DEDICATED ON TORONTO WATERFRONT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Humber Bay Park East (Lakeshore Blvd W. and Park Lawn Rd.
               Stay on Park Lawn Rd. until you reach the parking lot)
    CONTACT:   Parks, Forestry and Recreation media hotline, (416) 560-8726
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/21/c7882.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'GET FRESH' STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL & MULTICULTURAL COOK-OFF
    CITY:      MARKHAM
    LOCATION:  Whittamore's Berry Farm at 8100 Steeles Avenue East
    CONTACT:   Mike Whittamore at (416) 436-5925
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/21/c7966.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     SONY AND BEST BUY KICK OFF "SCORE WITH SONY" WEEK
    CITY:      RICHMOND HILL
    LOCATION:  Best Buy Richmond Hill, Unit C 225 High Tech Road
    CONTACT:   Best Buy, Dianna Eakins, Eakins Communications, (905)
               333-4208; Sony, Tony Smith, Sony of Canada, (416) 495-3707;
               Heather Seabrook, Best Buy Canada Ltd., (604) 412-1011;
               Michelle Cowan, Lefler Silverhammer Public Relations, (416)
               324-2024
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/19/c6289.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     RACE FOR DIGNITY CHALLENGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square, Yonge & Dundas
    CONTACT:   Kathe Rogers, Communications Coordinator, (416) 260-3100 x
               113, (647) 222-0195 (mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/21/c7453.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 11:25
    EVENT:     THE ORDER OF ST. JOHN HONOURS WAR VETERANS AT NATIONAL WAR
               MEMORIAL CEREMONY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  War Memorial, Wellington and Elgin Streets
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Lavoie, Director of Communications, National, (613)
               236-1283 ext 228, (613) 859-9000 cell; Leslie Dauncey, Senior
               Communications Advisor, The Senate of Canada, Ottawa, (613)
               995-7966
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8244.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/18/c5979.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY LIVING HAMILTON WORKERS - AN INFORMATION MEETING FOR
               PARENTS AND FAMILIES OF SUPPORTED INDIVIDUALS PLANNED BY THE
               UNION
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Parkdale Arena & Recreation Centre, 1770 Main Street East
    CONTACT:   Jim Beattie, President, CUPE 3943, (905) 928-0030; Gerry
               McDonnell, CUPE National Representative, (905) 575-5411; Pat
               Daley, CUPE Communications, (416) 616-6142
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/15/c5292.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     INVESTITURE CEREMONY ON PARLIAMENT HILL HONOURS VOLUNTEERS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Lavoie, Director of Communications, St. John
               Ambulance, National Office, (613) 236-1283 ext 228, (613)
               859-9000 cell
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/18/c5979.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8243.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     AUHTOR GABRIEL GODARD SIGNS COPIES OF HIS BOOK
    CITY:      BARRHAVEN
    LOCATION:  Indigo
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Powell, MédiaLane Communications Inc., (613) 290-1497
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/18/c5848.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OPPORTUNITY AT THE TROJAN PLEASURE PALACE, STAFFED BY
               TROJAN 'WARRIORS', IN COSTUME, UPON A LUSH DAY BED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Trojan booth, located on Church Street, south of Wellesley
               Street
    CONTACT:   Caroline Murphy, Veritas Communications, Office: (416) 482-
               2248 X 238; Onsite, day of event: (416) 846-8829
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/21/c7431.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     CHIEF JUSTICE OF CANADA SPEAKS AT ORDER OF ST. JOHN DINNER
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill, West Block, Room 200
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Lavoie, Director of Communications, National, (613)
               236-1283 ext 228, (613) 859-9000 cell
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8258.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      9:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     MORESPORTS 2007 WORLD MINI SOCCER JAMBOREE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Empire Bowl Fields, Corner of Cassiar and Hastings in East
               Vancouver
    CONTACT:   Dick Woldring, (604) 803-8815
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c7880.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     COSTUME LAUNCH PARTY. A NIGHT OF "FETING" CARIBBEAN-STYLE
               FEATURING LIVE MUSIC, DRINK SPECIALS, AND DANCING!
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Polish Community Centre, 4015 Fraser St. (tickets $20)
    CONTACT:   Devina Cruickshank, Media Relations, (604) 420-2209
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/11/c3120.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     OPP, OHIO STATE HIGHWAY PATROL SIGNS TRAINING, BEST PRACTICES
               MOU
    CITY:      COLUMBUS, OHIO
    LOCATION:  Ohio State Highway Patrol Training Academy
    CONTACT:   Bruce O'Neill, OPP Corporate Communications Bureau, (705)
               329-6879, (705) 238-8652 cellular; Staff Sergeant Scott
               Lawson, OPP Highway Safety Division, (705) 627-1528 cellular
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8172.html
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    <B>S U N D A Y ,  J U N E  24</B>
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 11 - 30
    EVENT:     EQUITAS - INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS TRAINING PROGRAM
    CITY:      STE. ANNE DE BELLEVUE
    LOCATION:  John Abbott College, 21,275 Lakeshore Rd.
    CONTACT:   Ian Hamilton, Executive director, Equitas, (514) 808-4671
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/08/c2445.html

    DATE:      June 24 - 29
    EVENT:     MONTREAL WELCOMES THE 17TH SCIENTIFIC MEETING OF THE IBMS
               (INTERNATIONAL BONE AND MINERAL SOCIETY)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Pierre Bellerose, Vice President, Public Relations, Product
               Research and Development, Tourisme Montréal, (514) 844-2404
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/07/c2276.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     PERFORMANCE BY THE ENSEMBLE LES BOREADES DE MONTREAL OF
               THEIR COLLECTION OF BEATLES HITS-DEVIL IN THE HEART
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Old Port
    CONTACT:   Nadia Paquet, (514) 843-2351, Cell: (514) 713-1350; Sylvie
               Robitaille, (514) 843-2354, Cell: (514) 220-4979
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/20/c7105.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 18 - 24
    EVENT:     RBC EMPLOYEES ARE 'PUTTING COMMUNITIES FIRST'
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various, please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Alexis Mantell, Communications Manager, Greater Toronto
               Region, (416) 974-4796
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/13/c3932.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     THE 63RD ANNUAL CLINICAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY OF
               OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNAECOLOGISTS OF CANADA (SOGC).
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Westin Ottawa Hotel, 11 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   Lisa Robertson, (613) 739-7032; Susan Wright, (613) 730-2020
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2007/18/c5752.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     'GET FRESH' STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL & MULTICULTURAL COOK-OFF
    CITY:      MARKHAM
    LOCATION:  Whittamore's Berry Farm at 8100 Steeles Avenue East
    CONTACT:   Mike Whittamore at (416) 436-5925
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/21/c7966.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE LECTURE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bata Shoe Museum, 327 Bloor Street West (at St. George)
    CONTACT:   Iliana Arapis, The Michener Institute, (416) 596-3120; OR
               Elizabeth O'Grady, Bata Shoe Museum, (416) 979-7799 x 225
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/12/c3354.html

    TIME:      15:45
    EVENT:     TOUR DE BLUE TO CROSS THE FINISH LINE AT SICKKIDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Hospital for Sick Children Main Entrance (Elizabeth St.
               into the Atrium)
    CONTACT:   Dianna Young, SickKids Foundation, w: (416) 813-6166 ext
               1+2325, c: (647) 262-8656
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8200.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK VANCOUVER HALF-MARATHON & 5K RACE DAY
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Clifton Cunningham, Race Director, Canada Running Series,
               (778) 786-3116, Cell (604) 839-7889; Kim Struthers, Scotiabank
               Public Affairs, (778) 327-5451, Cell (778) 668-2995
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/22/c8026.html
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