CNW Group Daybook for Wednesday, April 11, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, April 10 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      5:30
    EVENT:     THE 4TH ANNUAL CARING FOR KIDS RADIOTHON MAKING MIRACLES
               HAPPEN LIVE FROM THE MONTREAL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300, Tupper Street,
               3rd floor cafeteria
    CONTACT:   Danielle Gabrielle Roy, Director of
               Communications, The Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation,
               (514) 934-1934, Ext. 45058
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3628.html

    TIME:      008:00
    EVENT:     A MUST-ATTEND EVENT: CMHC BREAKFAST SEMINAR - A
               COMPREHENSIVE LOOK AT THE GATINEAU REAL ESTATE MARKET
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Clarion, 111 Bellehumeur Street
    CONTACT:   or interviews, please contact: Julie Cohen, Communications,
               CMHC, (514) 283-3679; cell. (April 11): (514) 217-9478
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c3030.html

    TIME:      9:30
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY PRESENTS THE CANADIAN CANCER
               STATISTICS 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Jacques-Cantin Lodge. Canadian Cancer Society, Quebec
               Division. 5151 de l'Assomption Blvd.
    CONTACT:   To arrange a time for an interview or for information,
               please contact André Beaulieu Communication, (514) 393-3444
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/3200.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     COORDINATED STREET FURNITURE RFP MODELS ON DISPLAY FOR
               PUBLIC VIEWING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  In the rotunda at City Hall
    CONTACT:   Andy Koropeski, Transportation Services, (416) 392-7714;
               Cindy Bromley, Communications Manager, (416) 392-4993
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c2402.html

    TIME:      N/A (Please click on the link below for more details)
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF DEFENCE AND SECURITY INDUSTRIES
               PRESENTS CANSEC 2007 - CANADA'S PREMIERE DEFENCE AND
               SECURITY INDUSTRIES TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Congress Centre and the Westin Hotel
    CONTACT:   Kathie Lynas, (613) 850-7859
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/06/c2752.html

    TIME:      April 11-12
    EVENT:     FIVE-TIME OLYMPIAN CHARMAINE CROOKS LAUNCHES CROSS-CANADA
               PUBLIC FORUMS ON COMMON FORM OF CHRONIC NEUROPATHIC PAIN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  First forum April 12th at the Leslie Dan Pharmacy Building
               at the University of Toronto
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Nebesky, Thornley Fallis Communications, (416)
               515-7517 ext. 240
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3553.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     ABB ROBOTICS TO HOLD TECHNOLOGY DAYS - TECHNICAL
               INFORMATION, KEY ABB EXPERTS AND LIVE ROBOTIC AUTOMATION
               DEMONSTRATIONS UNDER ONE ROOF
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  ABB, Inc. - Robotics Division, 201 Westcreek Blvd
    CONTACT:   or if you are interested in attending, please contact:
               Robert Fan, (905) 460-3472
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3062.html

    TIME:      8:45
    EVENT:     MANAGING MORBID OBESITY AND ITS COMPLICATIONS" - 3RD ANNUAL
               MCMASTER BARIATRIC CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Courtyard Marriott
    CONTACT:   Brad Hussey, Communications Officer, The Canadian Obesity
               Network, (289) 238-9148
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/03/c9951.html

    TIME:      9:30 a.m.
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICES MARY
               ANNE CHAMBERS MAKES AN ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT SUPPORT FOR
               CHILDREN AND YOUTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Youthlink of Metropolitan Toronto
               747 Warden Avenue
               Toronto, ON M1L 4A8
               (South of Eglinton Ave. E, on Warden Ave.)
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161,
               (416) 573-7728 (Cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3657.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF FINANCE TO HIGHLIGHT BUDGET 2007 INCENTIVE FOR
               DISTRIBUTION OF MEDICINES TO DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Distribution centre of Health Partners International Canada,
               7045A Tomken Road
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3460.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     FRANK DOBSON, SITTING LABOUR MP
               AND FORMER HEALTH MINISTER,  SPEAKS ABOUT THE HEALTH CARE
               SYSTEM
    CITY:      KITCHENER
    LOCATION:  Labour Council
               141 King Street East
    CONTACT:   Dora Jeffries, Ontario Health Coalition,	(416) 889-4603;
               Stella Yeadon,	CUPE Communications, (416) 578-8774;
               Michael Hurley, President, OCHU/CUPE, (416) 884-0770
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c2915.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL PRESENTATION OF THE HUMMINGBIRD VIDEO AND COLLECTOR
               COIN TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL WILDLIFE WEEK
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street, Discovery
               Zone, 4th floor
    CONTACT:   Jennifer James, Communications Officer, Canadian Wildlife
               Federation, (613) 599-9594, ext. 219; Alexandre Reeves,
               Manager,
               Communications, Royal Canadian Mint, (613) 884-6370
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/05/c2658.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL PRESENTATION OF THE HUMMINGBIRD VIDEO AND COLLECTOR
               COIN TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL WILDLIFE WEEK
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street, Discovery
               Zone, 4th floor
    CONTACT:   Jennifer James, Communications Officer, Canadian Wildlife
               Federation, (613)
               599-9594, ext. 219; Alexandre Reeves, Manager,
               Communications, Royal Canadian Mint, (613) 884-6370
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3432.html

    TIME:      14:00 EST
    EVENT:     PLEASE JOIN US FOR A FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND WORLDWIDE EVENT
               FEATURING VELOCITY
               BROADCASTING AND MORTON'S THE STEAKHOUSE (IN HIGH-DEFINITION)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Morton's, The Steakhouse
               4 Avenue Road at Prince Arthur Avenue
    CONTACT:   Saba at (905) 206-0577 x 223
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/05/c2343.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     CELEBRITY RED CARPET SCREENING OF THE CONDEMNED AT THE
               SCOTIABANK THEATRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Scotiabank Theatre
               (Formerly known as the Paramount Theatre)
               259 Richmond St. W.
    CONTACT:   Dawn Dwyer - World Wrestling Entertainment Canada Inc.,
               Telephone: (416) 847-8348, Dawn.dwyer</B>ca.wwecorp.com
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c3260.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     21ST ANNUAL FASHION CARES MEDIA LAUNCH PARTY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Maro
               135 Liberty St
    CONTACT:   Kristin Gable, (416) 486-5907; Kim Saunders, (416) 486-5901
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c3209.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PLASCOENERGY TO HOST PUBLIC MEETING: PLANT IS ALMOST READY
               TO GO.
    CITY:      BARRHAVEN
    LOCATION:  Walter Baker Sports Centre (second floor), 100 Malvern Drive
    CONTACT:   Sharilyn Cyr, (613) 287-3124
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3474.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SITTING BRITISH LABOUR MP AND FORMER HEALTH MINISTER TELLS
               ONTARIO POLITICIANS, COMMUNITIES ABOUT A PRIVATIZED HEALTH
               SYSTEM
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  Black Sea Hall, 455 Welland Street
    CONTACT:   Dora Jeffries, Ontario Health Coalition, (416) 889-4603,
               Stella Yeadon, CUPE Communications, (416) 578-8774, Michael
               Hurley, President, OCHU/CUPE, (416) 884-0770
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c2804.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     BILL 140: COMMUNITY MEETING TO DISCUSS BETTER CARE FOR
               ELDERLY, FRAIL ORGANIZED BY THE NORTH BAY DISTRICT CANADIAN
               UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (CUPE) COUNCIL
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  Voyager Inn, 123 Delaware Street
    CONTACT:   Henri Giroux, President, North Bay, (705) 474-4250, x231;
               District CUPE Council, (705) 494-9302
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c2911.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF NATIONAL REVENUE TO ANNOUNCE CHANGES THAT WILL
               HELP SMALL BUSINESSES
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  J & J's Optical Gallery, 982 Albert Street
    CONTACT:   Jacqueline F. Couture, Media Relations, 613-952-9184
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3563.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:00 - 09:00 PT
    EVENT:     BELL - CONNECTING CANADIANS TO THE VANCOUVER 2010 WINTER
               GAMES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Hotel
               655 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   BCAMA office at (604) 983-6262
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c2373.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 am PT
    EVENT:     POLARIS MINERALS CORPORATION YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
               http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=175164
               0
               PHONE NO.: 800-732-9303 or 416-644-3417 in North America
               00 800 0000 2288 from the United Kingdom
    CONTACT:   Marco Romero, President & CEO or Mike Westerlund, Director,
               Corporate Development, Polaris Minerals Corporation, Tel:
               (604) 915-5000
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/02/c9531.html

    TIME:      April 11-12
    EVENT:     CIBC WORLD MARKETS ANNUAL BIOTECHNOLOGY AND SPECIALTY
               PHARMACEUTICALS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://conferences.cibcwm.com/biotech07/ (enter code:
               april07)
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Tom Wallis, Communications and Public
               Affairs, CIBC at (416) 980-4048
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c2283.html

    TIME:      8:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER STATISTICS 2007 WILL BE POSTED BY THE
               CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY
    INTERNET:  www.cancer.ca
    CONTACT:   English media, Kerstin Ring, Senior Manager,
               Communications, Canadian Cancer Society, (416) 934-5664;
               French media: Alexa
               Giorgi, Bilingual Communications Specialist, (416) 934-5681
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c9948.html

    TIME:      8:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER STATISTICS 2007 WILL BE POSTED BY THE
               CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY
    INTERNET:  www.cancer.ca
    CONTACT:   English media, Kerstin Ring, Senior Manager,
               Communications, Canadian Cancer Society, (416) 934-5664;
               French media: Alexa
               Giorgi, Bilingual Communications Specialist, (416) 934-5681
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c9948.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATLANTIS SYSTEMS FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END RESULTS
    INTERNET:
               http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=179410
               0
               PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Douglas Donderi, (905) 759-1046
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c3198.html

    TIME:      10:20 ET
    EVENT:     AETERNA ZENTARIS INC.'S PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
               WILL PRESENT A COMPANY OVERVIEW AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS
               ANNUAL BIOTECHNOLOGY & SPECIALTY PHARMACEUTICALS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.aeternazentaris.com (in the Investors section)
    CONTACT:   Jenene Thomas, Senior Director, Investor Relations &
               Corporate Communications, (418) 655-6420; Paul Burroughs,
               Media Relations, (418) 652-8525, ext. 406
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/05/c2098.html

    TIME:      16:00 EST
    EVENT:     SPECIALTY FOODS GROUP INCOME FUND ANNOUNCES INVESTOR
               CONFERENCE CALL TO
               DISCUSS 2006 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               PHONE NO.: 416-340-8010 or 866-540-8136, using the access
               code 3219924 followed by the number sign
    CONTACT:   William Durham, (757) 952-1216
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c3317.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      10:20
    EVENT:     AETERNA ZENTARIS INC.'S PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
               WILL PRESENT A COMPANY OVERVIEW AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS
               ANNUAL BIOTECHNOLOGY & SPECIALTY PHARMACEUTICALS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK CITY
    LOCATION:  Room 3.05, Millennium Broadway Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jenene Thomas, Senior Director, Investor Relations &
               Corporate Communications, (418) 655-6420; Paul Burroughs,
               Media Relations, (418) 652-8525, ext. 406
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/05/c2098.html
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