CNW Weekly Look-Ahead Calendar from Saturday, October 24 to Friday, October
30, 2009

TORONTO, Oct. 23 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    TIME:      October 24 - October 25
    EVENT:     THE LONG, HEALTHY LIFE - EXPLORING NATURAL STRATEGIES FOR
               INCREASED LONGEVITY AND CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION -
               AN EDUCATIONAL EVENT FOR THE PUBLIC AND HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Keren Brown, Executive Director, (416) 778-4443, Cell
               (event days ONLY): (416) 558-5311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c8983.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     29TH WORLD RELIGIONS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  University of Waterloo
    CONTACT:   Nabeel A. Rana, Chief Planning and Coordinating Officer,
               World Religions Conference, Toll Free: 1-877-INFO-WRC
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c8879.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     THOUSANDS OF CANADIANS MOBILIZE FOR ACTION ON GLOBAL WARMING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  PARLIAMENT HILL
    CONTACT:   Joanna Dafoe, 350.org, (416) 985-7558; Tzeporah Berman,
               PowerUP Canada, (604) 313-4713; Karen Palmer, Oxfam Canada,
               (613) 240-3047; Hannah McKinnon, Climate Action Network
               Canada, (613) 276-7791
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c2014.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK WORKSHOP
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Odawa Friendship Centre, 12 Stirling Avenue (at Scott)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels: (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9794.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     RAPTORS' BARGNANI AND BELINELLI APPEAR AT SPORT & DESIGN.IT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square (corner of Yonge and Dundas St.)
    CONTACT:   Rob Jeanveau, Zenergy Communications, (416) 591-5461
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9311.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     JACK LAYTON, LEADER OF THE NDP, BUSKS TO RAISE FUNDS FOR A
               DARE TO REMEMBER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Danforth and Logan
    CONTACT:   James Loftus, Jenn Perras, DDB Public Relations, (416)
               963-4538, (416) 972-5869
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c8204.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     RUNNERS HIT THE STREETS ACROSS THE GLOBE FOR NIKE+ HUMAN
               RACE 10K, THE WORLD'S LARGEST RUNNING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Nike Toronto, 110 Bloor Street West, (North Side, Cumberland
               Entrance)
    CONTACT:   Melanie Dulos, Cathy Mitchell, APEX Public Relations, T:
               (416) 924-4442 ext. 254, 236, C: (647) 201-8994, (416)
               271-9226
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9027.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      October 24 - October 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS 2009
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273; To book interviews, please contact:
               Pumpkin PR, (780) 470-5300
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/09/c5448.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      October 23 - October 25
    EVENT:     BEST BUY CANADA CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS NEW
               ABBOTSFORD STORE
    CITY:      ABBOTSFORD
    LOCATION:  32900 South Fraser Way (at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre)
    CONTACT:   Danielle Jang, Communications Manager, Best Buy Canada,
               Office: (604) 412-1880, Cell: (604) 562-5631
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8361.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     THE NIKE+ HUMAN RACE 10K
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Denman Running Room,  Suite 103, 679 Denman Street
    CONTACT:   Cathy Mitchell, Melanie Dulos, APEX Public Relations, T:
               (416) 924-4442 ext. 236, 254, C: (416) 271-9226, (647)
               201-8994
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c8998.html

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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     RED BULL STREET STYLE QUALIFIER
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  McGill University Sports Center, 475 Pine Ave. West
    NOTES:     Registration starts at 1:00 PM
    CONTACT:   Sonia Klinger, Red Bull Canada, (416) 542-7493; Josée
               Laperrière, Red Bull Canada, (416) 542-7485; Marie-Anne
               Grondin, Edelman, (514) 844-6665 poste 246
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7841.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    DATE:      October 25 - October 26
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE: NUCLEAR POWER IN SOCIETY: FINDING THE BALANCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Hampton Inn Ottawa & Conference Centre, 200 Coventry Road
    CONTACT:   Marie Marin at 1-866-601-1392
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8625.html

    TIME:      October 24 - October 25
    EVENT:     THE LONG, HEALTHY LIFE - EXPLORING NATURAL STRATEGIES FOR
               INCREASED LONGEVITY AND CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION -
               AN EDUCATIONAL EVENT FOR THE PUBLIC AND HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Keren Brown, Executive Director, (416) 778-4443, Cell
               (event days ONLY): (416) 558-5311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c8983.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SHOP 'TIL YOU DROP FOR A CAUSE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Edward's Gardens in the Toronto Botanical Gardens, located
               at Leslie and Lawrence
    CONTACT:   Jeannine Rothblott, cell number (647) 220-4755
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7782.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     HUNDREDS OF FREE PUMPKINS AT THE ROYAL PUMPKIN PILE-UP -
               HOSTED BY THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL WINTER FAIR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre Parking Lot
    CONTACT:   MANSFIELD COMMUNICATIONS INC., Tiffany Fisher, office: (416)
               599-0024 ext. 222, mobile: (416) 456-7650; Kate Walsh,
               office: (416) 599-0024 ext. 229, mobile: (416) 458-0742
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9557.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     REMEMBERING RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Public Library main branch auditorium, 120 Metcalfe
               Street
    CONTACT:   Indigenous Sovereignty Week Ottawa media spokesperson:
               Michael Desautels, work (613) 560-4303, cell (613) 222-7381;
               Remembering Residential Schools' event organizer: Greg
               Macdougall, (613) 656-5498; Residential School Survivor and
               speaker at Sunday event: Thomas Louttit, (613) 294-8608
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9761.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      October 23 - October 25
    EVENT:     BEST BUY CANADA CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS NEW
               ABBOTSFORD STORE
    CITY:      ABBOTSFORD
    LOCATION:  32900 South Fraser Way (at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre)
    CONTACT:   Danielle Jang, Communications Manager, Best Buy Canada,
               Office: (604) 412-1880, Cell: (604) 562-5631
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8361.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     ST. JOHN AMBULANCE - THE LOWER MAINLAND ANNUAL INSPECTION
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Richmond Olympic Oval
    CONTACT:   Dave Frank, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, St.
               John Ambulance, British Columbia and Yukon Council,
               Telephone: (604) 321-2707, Cell: (604) 644-6426
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9617.html

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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      09:10
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès, 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9973.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GAIRDNER FOUNDATION LECTURE HOSTED BY MCGILL UNIVERSITY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The New Residence 3625, avenue du Parc, McGill University
    CONTACT:   Chantal Morin or Corinne Champilou, Edelman, (514) 844-6665
               ext. 237, 233; Julie Fortier, Media Relations, McGill
               University, (514) 398-6751
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9792.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     THE MONTREAL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL UNVEILS CUTTING EDGE
               INTRAOPERATIVE MRI
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300 Tupper Street,
               Amphitheatre (D-182)
    NOTES:     A tour of the Brain Suite will be possible after the press
               conference.
    CONTACT:   Lisa Dutton, Manager, Public Relations and Communications,
               The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC, (514) 412-4307
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8493.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     JACQUES L. DROUIN, PRESIDENT & CEO OF PROSEP INC., AT THE
               CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Saint-James Club of  Montreal, Grand Salon, 1145, Union
               Avenue
    NOTES:     speech at 1:00 p.m.
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9487.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION ANNOUNCES IMPORTANT
               INVESTMENTS IN HOUSING FOR QUEBEC
    CITY:      BEAUPORT
    LOCATION:  Les Résidences P'tit Village Giffard, 2450, avenue de
               l'Abbé-Giguère
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819) 994-2482; Sylvain Bourassa, Press Secretary, Office of
               the Minister of Municipal Affairs, Regions and Land
               Occupancy, (418) 691-2050; Sophie Dupuis, Communications and
               Marketing, CMHC - Quebec Business Centre, (514) 283-4489
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c2003.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    DATE:      October 25 - October 26
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE: NUCLEAR POWER IN SOCIETY: FINDING THE BALANCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Hampton Inn Ottawa & Conference Centre, 200 Coventry Road
    CONTACT:   Marie Marin, 1-866-601-1392
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8625.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     AUDREY NIFFENEGGER AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     FACE-TO-FACE NETWORKING & CAREER NIGHTS WITH JAKE'S HOUSE.CA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lone Star Texas Grill, 930 Dixon Road, 427 & Carlingiview
    CONTACT:   Derhak Ireland Executive Search - Wayne Percy, (416)
               675-7600 ext 209
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6844.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK - INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVES ON THE
               ENVIRONMENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Public Library main branch auditorium, 120 Metcalfe
               St (at Laurier)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels: (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9794.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      October 24 - October 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS 2009
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273; To book interviews, please contact:
               Pumpkin PR, (780) 470-5300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/09/c5448.html

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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2009: LEADERS' DEBATE ON THE ECONOMIC
               FUTURE OF MONTRÉAL BEFORE THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777 University Street
    NOTES:     The activity will be held in French
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, coordinator, Media relations, (514) 871-4000,
               ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9043.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     ELISABETTA FANTONE - PRIVATE VIEWING COLLECTION
               BLONDE ICONS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marché Bonsecours, 350, St-Paul East, Old-Montreal
    NOTES:     RSVP to leeja@maya-communications.com
    CONTACT:   Leeja Murphy, Maya Communications inc., (514) 528-6362
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7089.html
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    ONTARIO

    TIME:      October 27 - October 28
    EVENT:     LEADERSHIP NOW! 2009 - 6,000 PEEL BOARD STUDENTS UNITE TO
               STAMP OUT GLOBAL POVERTY
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Powerade Centre
    NOTES:     Visit peelschools.org for the detailed event agenda for each
               day.
    CONTACT:   Janet McDougald, chair of the board, Peel District School
               Board, (905) 278-1402; Sylvia Link, Manager of
               Communications and Strategic Partnership Support Services,
               (905) 890-1010, ext. 2814
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9956.html

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CANADA-ISRAEL COMMITTEE HOSTS "DEMOCRACY IN ACTION: CRISIS
               IN IRAN"
    CITY:      GATINEAU-OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Hilton Lac-Leamy, 3 Boulevard du Casino
    CONTACT:   Alicia Richler, Canada-Israel Committee, (416) 953-4417
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9591.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     FACE-TO-FACE NETWORKING & CAREER NIGHTS WITH JAKE'S HOUSE.CA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lone Star Texas Grill, 930 Dixon Road, 427 & Carlingiview
    CONTACT:   Derhak Ireland Executive Search - Wayne Percy, (416)
               675-7600 ext 209
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6844.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     RICK HILLIER AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     MEMBERS OF BEAVER LAKE CREE NATION VISIT TORONTO TO TALK
               ABOUT THEIR GROUNDBREAKING LAWSUIT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Ignatieff Theatre at Trinity College - 15 Devonshire
               Place, downtown Toronto (near Bloor Street and St. George)
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence, (416) 323-9521 ext.
               232, (647) 280-9521 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7662.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK - DEFENDERS OF THE LAND: NATIONAL
               SPEAKERS TOUR
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's Church, 151 Laurier Ave E. (at Cumberland)
               (Hall entrance at 174 Wilbrod St)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels, (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9794.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     SETH MEYERS HOSTS STAND UP FOR KIDS™ 2009 IN TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Ingrid Hamilton, h/o: (416) 482-6142, c: (416) 731-3034
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/10/c3924.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      October 24 - October 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS 2009
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273; To book interviews, please contact:
               Pumpkin PR, (780) 470-5300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/09/c5448.html
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    TIME:      21:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN DELEGATION SEND-OFF IN VANCOUVER
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  The Spirit of Haida Gwaii, The Jade Canoe bronze sculpture,
               Entrance of the international terminal departures level,
               Vancouver International Airport
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Walters, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (778)
               327-8723; Chris Shauf, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel:
               (778) 835-7894
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9331.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.ballard.com
    PHONE NO.: 604-638-5340
    CONTACT:   Media Relations, (604) 453-3804
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/06/c4509.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROGERS 3Q09 EARNINGS ANALYST TELECONFERENCE
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415
    CONTACT:   Deborah DeRoche, (416) 935-3551
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/15/c5103.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYUAN HOSTS FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boyuangroup.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-877-974-0445
    CONTACT:   Boyuan Construction Group, Inc., Mr. Paul Law, Chief
               Financial Officer, + (852) 9329 5088; The Equicom Group Inc.,
               Joe Racanelli, (416) 815 0700 ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9510.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VITRAN CORPORATION INC. 2009 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS INVESTOR
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.vitran.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-250-4892 or (416) 644-3422
    CONTACT:   Richard Gaetz, President, CEO; Sean Washchuk, VP Finance,
               CFO Vitran Corporation Inc., (416) 596-7664
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/07/c4492.html

    TIME:      12:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PACIFIC THIRD-QUARTER 2009 CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.cpr.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426, toll free 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Media: Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager - Media Relations,
               Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636, (416) 814-0948 - 24/7
               Media Pager
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9731.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE WEBINAR ON INVESTING WISELY IN LAPTOP MANAGEMENT
    INTERNET:  Register: http://absolutesoftware-abs3.eventbrite.com/
    CONTACT:   Leslie Campisi, Affect Strategies, (212) 398-9680 x144
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9359.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ASTRAL MEDIA - FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL FOR FISCAL 2009
    INTERNET:  astralmedia.com.
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-1073
    CONTACT:   Hugues Mousseau, Senior Advisor, Internal and Corporate
               Communications, (514) 939-5000, extension 3240
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/07/c4731.html

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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CANADA REVENUE AGENCY - FREE INFORMATION SESSION ON THE
               HOME RENOVATION TAX CREDIT
    CITY:      QUÉBEC
    LOCATION:  Eastern Quebec Tax Services Office, 165 De la
               Pointe-aux-Lièvres street
    NOTES:     Johanne Morency, Telephone: 418-649-4068, Toll free:
               1-877-588-5001 ext.: 4168
    CONTACT:   Christiane Joachim, Communications Manager, (514) 283-2464,
               ext. 8288, Toll free: 1-800-292-3430, ext. 8288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7061.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    TIME:      October 27 - October 28
    EVENT:     LEADERSHIP NOW! 2009 - 6,000 PEEL BOARD STUDENTS UNITE TO
               STAMP OUT GLOBAL POVERTY
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Powerade Centre
    NOTES:     Visit peelschools.org for the detailed event agenda for each
               day
    CONTACT:   Janet McDougald, chair of the board, Peel District School
               Board, (905) 278-1402; Sylvia Link, Manager of
               Communications and Strategic Partnership Support Services,
               (905) 890-1010, ext. 2814
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9956.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 17:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS (CICA) FINANCE
               QUALIFICATION SESSION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Andrew's Club, 150 King Street West, 16th Floor, The
               Conservatory Suite
    CONTACT:   Tobin Lambie, Manager, Media, CICA at (416) 204-3228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9654.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE PROMISE OF MUSIC - A ONE-DAY SYMPOSIUM ON THE IMPORTANCE
               OF MUSIC TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Royal Conservatory of Music
    CONTACT:   Julia Howell, (416) 402-4274
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c2223.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     COMMISSIONAIRES SUDBURY OFFICE OFFICIAL OPENING
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Rainbow Centre, 40 Elm Street, Unit 102A
    CONTACT:   Andrée Paige, Media Relations, Commissionaires Ottawa, Cell:
               (613) 863-1828
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9728.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK PRESENTATIONS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's Church, 151 Laurier Ave E. (at Cumberland)
               (Hall entrance at 174 Wilbrod St)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels, (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9794.html
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    TIME:      06:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA HOSTS THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2852960
    PHONE NO.: (800) 814-4860 or (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   OPTI Canada Inc., (403) 249-9425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9217.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING THIRD QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2837120
               or www.inmetmining.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-866-250-4877
    CONTACT:   Lynda Beesley, Assistant Corporate Secretary, (416) 860-3968
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/13/c6288.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP INC. QUARTERLY CONFERENCE CALL WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-223-7781
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7175.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. HOST ITS FINANCIAL ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2830960
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-589-8577
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, 1-800-345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/05/c3850.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEBCAST ADVISORY - MAPLE LEAF FOODS INC. 2009 THIRD QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://investor.mapleleaf.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8018 or (866) 223-7781
    CONTACT:   Jeanette Jones, (416) 926-2013
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8553.html

    TIME:      15:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. PRESENTS AT BIO INVESTOR FORUM 2009
    INTERNET:  http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=ONC.TO&item_id=2478360
               or www.oncolyticsbiotech.com
    CONTACT:   For Canada: The Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, Tel: (403)
               218-2835; For United States: The Investor Relations Group,
               Erika Moran, Tel: (212) 825-3210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9999.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP INC. FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THIRD QUARTER 2009
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.tmx.com under Investor Relations
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or 1-800-732-1073
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX
               Group, (416) 947-4597; Paul Malcolmson, Director, Investor and
               Government Relations, TMX Group, (416) 947-4317
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/05/c3896.html

    TIME:      17:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDA THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.mdacorporation.com/investor/events.cfm
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-766-6630 or (416) 695-6616
    CONTACT:   Wendy Keyzer, MDA External Relations, (604) 231-2743
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6341.html

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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     "DANCING WITH OUR STARS" FUNDRAISING GALA FOR BAYCREST
               CENTRE FOR GERIATRIC CARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre, 123 Queen St. W.
    CONTACT:   Ruth Morayniss, Director, Marketing and Donor
               Communications, Baycrest Foundation, (416) 785-2500, ext.
               2037
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7510.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     JEANNETTE WALLS AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     ANNE MURRAY AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK - DEFENDERS OF THE LAND: NATIONAL
               SPEAKERS TOUR
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's Church, 151 Laurier Ave E. (at Cumberland)
               (Hall entrance at 174 Wilbrod St)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels, (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9794.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      October 29 - October 31
    EVENT:     CFPC'S FAMILY MEDICINE FORUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Telus Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jayne Johnston, Communications Manager, The College of
               Family Physicians of Canada, 1-800-387-6197 ext.303
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9105.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:00 SA Time
    EVENT:     GOLD FIELDS LIMITED Q1F2010 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: South Africa: 011-535-3600 or 0-800-200-648; USA:
               1-412-858-4600 or 1-800-860-2442; Australia 1-800-350-100;
               United Kingdom 0-800-917-7042; Canada 1-866-519-5086
    CONTACT:   Willie Jacobsz, Phone: (508) 358-0188; Nikki
               Catrakilis-Wagner, Phone: +27-11-562-9706; Francie Whitley,
               Phone: +27-11-644-2505
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7445.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PRIMARY ENERGY RECYCLING CORPORATION THIRD QUARTER 2009
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3422
    CONTACT:   V. Michael Alverson, Chief Financial Officer
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c8176.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGNICO-EAGLE THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.agnico-eagle.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 731-6941
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, (416) 947-1212
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/21/c7280.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MULLEN GROUP LTD. - THIRD QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
               AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.mullen-group.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319 or (416) 644-3426
    CONTACT:   Mr. Murray K. Mullen - Chairman of the Board and Chief
               Executive Officer, Mr. Stephen H. Lockwood - Co-Chief
               Executive Officer and President, Mr. David E. Olson - Vice
               President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (403)
               995-5200
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/08/c5225.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CASH STORE FINANCIAL 2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or toll-free 1-800-814-4861
    CONTACT:   Gordon J. Reykdal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
               (780) 408-5118 or Michael J.L. Thompson, Senior Vice
               President & Corporate Secretary, (780) 408-5595, Cell: (780)
               934-4729
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9072.html

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    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK - PACHAKUT'I (COSMIC UPHEAVAL):
               THE EMERGENCE OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Alumni Auditorium, Jock Turcot University Centre, University
               of Ottawa
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels: (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9794.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PETER MANSBRIDGE AT INDIGO
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Chapters Rideau, 47 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     VALERIE BERTINELLI AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      October 29 - October 31
    EVENT:     CFPC'S FAMILY MEDICINE FORUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Telus Convention Centre
    NOTES:     Upon arrival at the Telus Centre please proceed to the VIP
               Room/Media Centre, Glen Room 209, to register
    CONTACT:   Jayne Johnston, Communications Manager, The College of
               Family Physicians of Canada, 1-800-387-6197 ext. 303
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9105.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HÉROUX-DEVTEK SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.herouxdevtek.com, www.newswire.ca or www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or 1-800-732-1073
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9476.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS INC. THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons-invest.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6712 or (800) 354-6885
    CONTACT:   Investors: Scott Bonikowsky, (905) 339-6186; Media: David
               Morelli, (905) 339-6277
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6684.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOMTAR CORPORATION THIRD QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.domtar.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-321-8231 or (416) 642-5213
    CONTACT:   Pascal Bossé, Vice-President, Corporate Communications and
               Investor Relations, (514) 848-5938
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/16/c7647.html

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