CNW Weekly Look-Ahead Calendar from Saturday, October 4 to Friday, October 10, 2008



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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 4 - October 5
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE - ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Hilton Québec, 1100, rue René-Lévesque Est, Ballroom
    CONTACT:   Canadian Chamber of Commerce: Katie Anderson, (613) 797-1860;
               Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec: Bruno-Serge
               Boucher, (514) 844-9571 ext. 3240
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2397.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 4 - October 5
    EVENT:     ROXMARK MINES LIMITED ATTENDS THE TORONTO RE

SOURCE INVESTMENT CONFERENCE CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Metro Toronto Convention Centre South, Booth number 416 CONTACT: Monir Younan, President, Roxmark Mines Limited, (416) 860-1636; Renmark Financial Communications Inc.: Christine Stewart, Barbara Komorowski, (514) 939-3989 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9505.html DATE: October 4 - October 5 EVENT: WORDCAMP TORONTO CITY: SCARBOROUGH LOCATION: Progress Campus Student Centre, Centennial College, 941 Progress Ave. (just east of Markham Rd, south of Hwy 401) CONTACT: Mathieu Yuill, Centennial College Student Association Inc., (416) 873-1208 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2811.html TIME: 08:00 EVENT: HISTORIC SAM THE RECORD MAN SIGN SHINES ONE LAST TIME CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: The former site of Sam the Record Man, 347 Yonge Street CONTACT: Michael Forbes, (416) 999-3069 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2368.html TIME: 09:00 - 12:30 EVENT: THE CANADIAN FOOD SAFETY INSTITUTE HOSTS A LISTERIA INFORMATION SESSION FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC CITY: MISSISSAUGA LOCATION: The Best Western Hotel Toronto Airport, 5825 Dixie Rd CONTACT: Sana Shalid, Event/Media Relations, Canadian Food Safety Institute - 1-888-867-8678 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9273.html TIME: 09:00 - 12:00 EVENT: TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS LEGEND WENDEL CLARK TEAMS UP WITH BMO FOR GRAND OPENING OF NEW OSHAWA BRANCH CITY: OSHAWA LOCATION: 925 Taunton Road East CONTACT: Kasia Lech, Toronto, (416) 867-3996 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3029.html TIME: 10:00 EVENT: KICK-OFF TO ANNUAL BIKE & EQUIPMENT DRIVE AT CANADIAN TIRE CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Canadian Tire Associate Store, 1015 Lakeshore Boulevard East (Leslie & Lakeshore East) CONTACT: Leigh Jasmine, Canadian Tire Foundation for Families, (416) 480-3181, (416) 577-6264 (cell phone); Rick Gosling, City of Toronto, (416) 395-6475, (416) 720-3043 (cell phone) URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2826.html TIME: 12:00 EVENT: CHILD ABUSE AWARENES MEDIA EVENT CITY: OTTAWA LOCATION: Bayshore Mall, Main level across from Body Shop, near Customer Service CONTACT: France Clost, Communications, The Children's Aid Society of Ottawa, (613) 747-7800 ext. 2033 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c8891.html TIME: 18:52 EVENT: RYERSON UNIVERSITY'S NUIT BLANCHE EXHIBIT: A POND-FULL OF RUBBER DUCKIES CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Ryerson University, Zone A, Victoria St. and Gould St. CONTACT: Michael Forbes at (416) 999-3069 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2382.html TIME: 19:00 - 21:00 EVENT: 126TH ANNUAL POLICE GAMES CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: ROGERS CENTRE CONTACT: Kendra Hunter, Rogers Centre Communications, (416) 341-1237; Toronto Police Amateur Athletic Association, (416) 502-8711 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/16/c5143.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>MANITOBA</B> TIME: 13:00 - 20:00 EVENT: CANADIAN PACIFIC SPIRIT TRAIN IN WINNIPEG CITY: WINNIPEG LOCATION: Sinclair Park Community Centre - 490 Sinclair Street CONTACT: Breanne Feigel, (403) 589-6949 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2628.html TIME: 14:00 - 20:00 EVENT: VANCOUVER 2010 MASCOTS SUMI, QUATCHI AND MIGA JOIN THE CP SPIRIT TRAIN EXPERIENCE CITY: WINNIPEG LOCATION: Sinclair Park Community Centre - 490 Sinclair Street CONTACT: Breanne Feigel, Canadian Pacific, (403) 589-6949 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/08/c2353.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- S U N D A Y, O C T O B E R 5 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>NATIONAL</B> DATE: October 5 EVENT: CANADIAN BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION CIBC RUN FOR THE CURE CITY: VARIOUS. PLEASE SEE URL FOR MORE INFORMATION. LOCATION: Various. Please see URL for more information. CONTACT: Sandra Clegg, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Central Office, (416) 596-6773 x351 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2442.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>QUEBEC</B> DATE: October 4 - October 5 EVENT: CANADIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE - ANNUAL MEETING CITY: QUEBEC LOCATION: Hilton Québec, 1100, rue René-Lévesque Est, Ballroom CONTACT: Canadian Chamber of Commerce: Katie Anderson, (613) 797-1860; Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec: Bruno-Serge Boucher, (514) 844-9571 ext. 3240 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2397.html http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9831.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> DATE: October 4 - October 5 EVENT: ROXMARK MINES LIMITED ATTENDS THE TORONTO RE

SOURCE INVESTMENT CONFERENCE CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Metro Toronto Convention Centre South, Booth number 416 CONTACT: Monir Younan, President, Roxmark Mines Limited, (416) 860-1636; Renmark Financial Communications Inc.: Christine Stewart, Barbara Komorowski, (514) 939-3989 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9505.html DATE: October 4 - October 5 EVENT: WORDCAMP TORONTO CITY: SCARBOROUGH LOCATION: Progress Campus Student Centre, Centennial College, 941 Progress Ave. (just east of Markham Rd, south of Hwy 401) CONTACT: Mathieu Yuill, Centennial College Student Association Inc., (416) 873-1208 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2811.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- M O N D A Y, O C T O B E R 6 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>QUEBEC</B> DATE: October 6 EVENT: SELECTION CASEUS QUEBEC FINE CHEESE COMPETITION - THREE FINALISTS FOR THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD ANNOUNCED CITY: QUEBEC CITY LOCATION: National Assembly CONTACT: Alain Faucher, President, Corporation du Festival des fromages de Warwick, Promoter: Sélection Caseus, Quebec Fine Cheese Competition, (819) 358-4470 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/25/c8338.html DATE: October 6 - October 7 EVENT: MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL - INNOVATION MONTREAL - CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Centre Mont-Royal NOTES: For detailed scheduled, please click on the link below CONTACT: Céline Clément, Communications Advisor, Montréal International, (514) 987-9390, Cell.: (514) 892-4030 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2659.html http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/17/c5451.html TIME: 12:00 - 14:00 EVENT: WILFRID J. (WILF) WILKINSON, C.M., F.C.A. AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Hilton Montreal Bonaventure Hotel, Salon Verdun, 900, de la Gauchetière West CONTACT: Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of Montreal, (514) 398-0457 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2647.html TIME: 12:30 - 14:00 EVENT: MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL - LUNCHEON CONFERENCE AS PART OF INNOVATION MONTREAL 2008 CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Centre Mont-Royal, Salle Mont-Royal II, 1000 Sherbrooke St. West CONTACT: Please confirm your attendance to: Céline Clément, Communications Advisor, Montréal International, (514)987-9390, Cell: (514) 892-4030 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2714.html TIME: 14:00 EVENT: PRESS CONFERENCE WHERE RENEWED FUNDING FOR THE FONDS ETUDIANT SOLIDARITE TRAVAIL DU QUEBEC WILL BE ANNOUNCED - SOLIDARITY FUND QFL CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: 545 Crémazie Blvd. East CONTACT: Josée Lagacé, Senior Advisor, Press Relations and Communications, Fonds de solidarité FTQ, (514) 850-4835 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2747.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> TIME: 10:00 EVENT: ONTARIO'S WORST MUNICIPAL ROADS: THE PRICE OF DAMAGES IN KINGSTON CITY: KINGSTON LOCATION: Car Medics, 37 Rigney St CONTACT: Martha Watson, MW Communications, (416) 578-1063 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3054.html TIME: 11:00 EVENT: INFO-PICKETS AGAINST OUTSOURCING CLEANING JOBS AT ST JOE'S CITY: HAMILTON LOCATION: Three locations at the same time at St Joseph's Hospital: Charlton Site, 50 Charlton Avenue East; Mountain Site, 100 West 5th Street; Stoney Creek Site, 2757 King Street East CONTACT: David Robbins, CUPE Communications, cell (613) 878-1431 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2997.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> TIME: 10:30 - 11:30 EVENT: MEDIA INVITATION TO RELEASE OF CHINESE INVESTOR STUDY CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: Choi Hall at S.U.C.C.E.S.S., 28 West Pender Street CONTACT: Ken Gracey, BCSC, Ph: (604) 899-6577; Eileen Lao, S.U.C.C.E.S.S., Ph: (604) 408-7243, Cell: (778) 997-8283 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2267.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 02:25 Mountain EVENT: PAN ORIENT ENERGY CORP. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15167 CONTACT: Pan Orient Energy Corp., Jeff Chisholm, President & CEO, Phone: (403) 294-1770 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9161.html TIME: 02:50 Mountain EVENT: BOW VALLEY ENERGY LTD.PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15173 CONTACT: Bow Valley Energy Ltd., Rob Moffat, President & CEO, Phone: (403) 232-0292 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9164.html TIME: 07:05 Mountain EVENT: PETROMINERALES LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15209 CONTACT: Petrominerales Ltd., Corey Ruttan, Vice President Finance & CFO, Phone: (403) 750-4400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9157.html TIME: 09:50 Eastern EVENT: ADDAX PETROLEUM PRESENTS AT THE FIRST ENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15071 CONTACT: Mr. Craig Kelly, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 95 68; Mr. Chad O'Hare, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 94 10; Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Cajoly, Press Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 94 44 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/25/c8299.html TIME: 13:30 Eastern EVENT: DIAGNOCURE PRESENTS AT THE JMP SECURITIES HEALTHCARE FOCUS CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.diagnocure.com CONTACT: Investors: J.F. Bureau, CFA, Sr. Vice President and CFO, DiagnoCure Inc., (418) 527-6100; Media: U.S.: Troy Pearson, Mentus Life Science, (858) 455-5500 X320, Canada: Jean-Pierre Trudel, Jean-Pierre Trudel & Associates, (514) 347-6111 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2255.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> DATE: October 6 - October 8 EVENT: FORMER BOMBARDIER DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS AND SKYJET NORTH AMERICA GENERAL MANAGER AVAILABLE TO DISCUSS AND COMMENT ON EMERGING TRENDS IN US BUSINESS AVIATION CITY: ORLANDO LOCATION: At NBAA 2008, ACASS will be at booth # 5691 (affiliate Challenger Spares and Support) CONTACT: or to schedule an interview with Nick Houseman, please contact: Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications, (514) 499-9632, Mobile: (514) 576-2519 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9274.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- T U E S D A Y, O C T O B E R 7 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>QUEBEC</B> DATE: October 6 - October 7 EVENT: MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL - INNOVATION MONTREAL - CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Centre Mont-Royal NOTES: For detailed scheduled, please click on the link below CONTACT: Céline Clément, Communications Advisor, Montréal International, (514) 987-9390, Cell.: (514) 892-4030 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2659.html http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/17/c5451.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> TIME: 11:30 EVENT: UNION GAS UNVEILS ENERGY SAVINGS TOOLS FOR FAMILIES IN NEED CITY: HAMILTON LOCATION: Immanuel Christian Reformed Church, 61 Mohawk Road West CONTACT: Andrea Stass, Phone: (519) 436-5490, Cell: (519) 365-1010 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c9806.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> TIME: 10:00 - 12:00 EVENT: LAUNCH OF CALGARY'S 2008 VITAL SIGNS REPORT CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Outdoor Resource Centre - 1111 Memorial Drive NW, two-storey heritage building right off the bicycle pathway, next to the Bow River. Located at the southwest corner of Memorial Drive and 10th Street NW. CONTACT: Chris Huestis, Communications Coordinator, The Calgary Foundation, P: (403) 802-7716 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9984.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> TIME: 11:30 EVENT: CANADA'S FIRST USED COOKING OIL RECYCLING PILOT PROJECT FOR BIODIESEL MEDIA LAUNCH AND PROJECT GRAND OPENING CITY: BURNABY LOCATION: 4800 Still Creek Avenue (West of Douglas) CONTACT: ERM BioSource, Robert J. Greene, (604) 314-7675; City of Burnaby, Tracey Weldon, (604) 294-7053 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2823.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 02:25 Moutain EVENT: GRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15239 CONTACT: Gran Tierra Energy Inc., Dana Coffield, President & CEO, Phone: (403) 265-3221 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9162.html TIME: 03:55 Mountain EVENT: ATHABASCA OIL SANDS CORP. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15251 CONTACT: Athabasca Oil Sands Corp., Sveinung Svarte, President & CEO, Phone: (403) 237-8227 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9165.html TIME: 04:20 Mountain EVENT: PETROBANK ENERGY AND RE

SOURCES LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15257 CONTACT: Petrobank Energy and Resources Ltd., Corey Ruttan, Vice President Finance & CFO, Phone: (403) 750-4400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9166.html TIME: 06:55 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN OIL SANDS TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15263 CONTACT: Canadian Oil Sands Trust, Siren Fisekci, Director, Investor Relations, Phone: (403) 218-6218 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9163.html TIME: 08:00 Mountain EVENT: OPTI CANADA INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15293 CONTACT: Alison Trollope, Investor Relations Manager, (403) 218-4705 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2914.html TIME: 08:30 - 08:55 Eastern EVENT: AUTOCANADA INCOME FUND PRESIDENT SPEAKS AT CIBC WORLD MARKETS 2008 FALL INCOME FUND CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.autocan.ca/investors/presentations CONTACT: Tom Orysiuk, Phone: (780) 732-3139 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2928.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: 5N PLUS INC. CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319, (416) 644-3416 or (514) 807-8791 CONTACT: Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and Chief Executive Officer, (514) 856-0644 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2396.html TIME: 11:30 Eastern EVENT: SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS PRESENTS AT THE JMP SECURITIES HEALTHCARE FOCUS CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jmp7/sxci/ CONTACT: Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions, Inc., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Dave Mason, Investor Relations - Canada, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237; Susan Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC, (212) 966-3650 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7625.html TIME: 14:30 Eastern EVENT: ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. PRESENTS AT MAXIM GROUP GROWTH CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/maxim/oncy/ CONTACT: Oncolytics Biotech Inc., Cathy Ward, Tel: (403) 670-7377; The Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, Tel: (403) 538-4845; For United States: The Investor Relations Group, Erika Moran, Tel: (212) 825-3210 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2534.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> DATE: October 6 - October 8 EVENT: FORMER BOMBARDIER DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS AND SKYJET NORTH AMERICA GENERAL MANAGER AVAILABLE TO DISCUSS AND COMMENT ON EMERGING TRENDS IN US BUSINESS AVIATION CITY: ORLANDO LOCATION: At NBAA 2008, ACASS will be at booth # 5691 (affiliate Challenger Spares and Support) CONTACT: or to schedule an interview with Nick Houseman, please contact: Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications, (514) 499-9632, Mobile: (514) 576-2519 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9274.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- W E D N E S D A Y, O C T O B E R 8 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>QUEBEC</B> TIME: 10:00 EVENT: 5N PLUS INC. - ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Hotel Novotel Montreal Aeroport, 2599, Blvd Alfred Nobel NOTES: Management will be available to speak with the media immediately following the meeting CONTACT: Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and CEO, 5N Plus Inc., (514) 856-0644 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2367.html TIME: 11:30 - 13:00 EVENT: LAUNCH OF CENTRAIDE CAMPAIGN 2008 CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Participants assemble on McGill College Avenue (corner of Ste. Catherine Street West). CONTACT: Annick Gagnon, (514) 288-1261, ext. 242, Cell phone: (514) 705-7350 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2802.html TIME: 19:00 EVENT: PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON THE DRAFT LEASE AGREEMENT FOR THE SITE OF THE CBC BROADCASTING ANTENNA IN PARC DU MONT-ROYAL CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Basement of Saint-Kevin Church, located at 5590 Côte-des- Neiges, (métro Côte-des-Neiges) CONTACT: Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell. (514) 977-8365 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7414.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> TIME: 10:15 - 16:00 EVENT: INTERCHANGE PUBLIC AFFAIRS - PROVINCIAL AND TERRITORIAL MINISTERS AND HOUSING ORGANIZATIONS MAKE THE CASE FOR LONG-TERM FEDERAL ENGAGEMENT CITY: OTTAWA LOCATION: Multi-Purpose Room at the Foster Farm Community Centre, a Community Housing facility, at 1065 Ramsey Crescent NOTES: See the link below for a detailed schedule CONTACT: Massimo Bergamini, InterChange Public Affairs, (613) 230-0183 (o), (613) 290-5317 c URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2980.html TIME: 11:00 EVENT: INFO-PICKETS AGAINST OUTSOURCING CLEANING JOBS AT ST JOE'S CITY: HAMILTON LOCATION: Three locations at the same time at St Joseph's Hospital: Charlton Site, 50 Charlton Avenue East; Mountain Site, 100 West 5th Street; Stoney Creek Site, 2757 King Street East CONTACT: David Robbins, CUPE Communications, cell (613) 878-1431 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2997.html TIME: 13:00 - 20:00 EVENT: VANCOUVER 2010 MASCOTS SUMI, QUATCHI AND MIGA JOIN THE CP SPIRIT TRAIN EXPERIENCE CITY: THUNDER BAY LOCATION: Marina Park CONTACT: Breanne Feigel, Canadian Pacific, (403) 589-6949 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/08/c2353.html TIME: 18:00 EVENT: SECOND ANNUAL PALM ENROUTE AWARDS IN MOBILITY DESIGN PRESENTED IN TORONTO CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Nyood Restaurant at 1096 Queen Street West CONTACT: to arrange for interviews, or to RSVP for the awards ceremony, please contact: ZOI Agency: France-Michele Thomas, (514) 282-9888 ext.25; Chris Blacklock, (514) 282-9888 ext.29 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9059.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 10:30 - 11:30 Eastern EVENT: ANNOUNCEMENT OF NATIONAL IMPORTANCE RELATED TO THE FUTURE PROTECTION AND PREPAREDNESS OF CANADA'S ORGANIZATIONS INTERNET: www.vvcnetwork.ca/csa/10082008 CONTACT: Amy Clark, Environics Communications, (416) 969-2758; Anthony Toderian, CSA Group, (416) 747-2620 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9774.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> DATE: October 6 - October 8 EVENT: FORMER BOMBARDIER DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS AND SKYJET NORTH AMERICA GENERAL MANAGER AVAILABLE TO DISCUSS AND COMMENT ON EMERGING TRENDS IN US BUSINESS AVIATION CITY: ORLANDO LOCATION: At NBAA 2008, ACASS will be at booth # 5691 (affiliate Challenger Spares and Support) NOTES: Nick Houseman available for interviews prior to, and during, NBAA 2008 CONTACT: or to schedule an interview with Nick Houseman, please contact: Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications, (514) 499-9632, Mobile: (514) 576-2519 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9274.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- T H U R S D A Y, O C T O B E R 9 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B> DATE: October 9 EVENT: ERNST & YOUNG ATLANTIC ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARDS BANQUET CITY: HALIFAX LOCATION: Marriott Harbourfront Hotel CONTACT: Amanda Olliver, (416) 943-7121; Julie Fournier, (514) 874-4308 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9274.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>QUEBEC</B> DATE: October 9 - October 11 EVENT: NHL CELEBRATES LAUNCH OF 2008-2009 SEASON WITH BUD LIGHT HOCKEY CHALLENGE IN MONTREAL CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: On Crescent Street in downtown CONTACT: Johanne Lépine, Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 234; Julie Tremblay, Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 214 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2531.html DATE: October 9 EVENT: SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL: ART AND ROCK AND ROLL SINCE 1967 CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal NOTES: The exhibition will run until January 11, 2009 CONTACT: Danielle Legentil, MACM, Public Relations Coordinator, (514) 847-6232; Bouba Slim, Roy & Turner Communications, Press Officer, (514) 777-1926 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7803.html TIME: 17:00 EVENT: BMO DREAM HOME FINAL DRAW CITY: SAINTE-DOROTHEE LOCATION: BMO Dream Home, 248 Des Alismas CONTACT: Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224, (514) 877-1101 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/26/c4277.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> TIME: 17:30 - 20:30 EVENT: NORTH AMERICA'S LARGEST ECO-BUSINESS ZONE LAUNCHES CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Infield Terminal, Toronto Pearson International Airport CONTACT: Brown & Cohen Communications and Public Affairs Inc., at (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Kendra Dubyk, ext. 5 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9471.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> TIME: 08:00 EVENT: LATE MODEL, UNUSED MADILL EQUIPMENT SOLD AT UNRESERVED AUCTION IN PRINCE GEORGE CITY: PRINCE GEORGE LOCATION: 1434 Old Cariboo Hwy CONTACT: Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Head office, tel: (604) 304-3830 or mobile: (604) 788-5379 Or George Willows, Regional Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Prince George auction site, tel: (250) 963-8491 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9821.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 09:00 Mountain EVENT: LOCKERBIE & HOLE SECOND QUARTER 2009 RESULTS INTERNET: www.lockerbiehole.com PHONE NO.: (800) 733-7571 or (416) 644-3414 CONTACT: Gordon L. Panas, President & Chief Executive Officer, Michael G. Slapman, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (780) 452-1250 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3034.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- F R I D A Y, O C T O B E R 1 0 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>QUEBEC</B> DATE: October 9 - October 11 EVENT: NHL CELEBRATES LAUNCH OF 2008-2009 SEASON WITH BUD LIGHT HOCKEY CHALLENGE IN MONTREAL CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: On Crescent Street in downtown CONTACT: Johanne Lépine, Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 234; Julie Tremblay, Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 214 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2531.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> TIME: 11:00 EVENT: INFO-PICKETS AGAINST OUTSOURCING CLEANING JOBS AT ST JOE'S CITY: HAMILTON LOCATION: Three locations at the same time at St Joseph's Hospital: Charlton Site, 50 Charlton Avenue East; Mountain Site, 100 West 5th Street; Stoney Creek Site, 2757 King Street East CONTACT: David Robbins, CUPE Communications, cell (613) 878-1431 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2997.html TIME: 14:00 EVENT: Q9 NETWORKS INC. SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: St. Andrew's Club and Conference Centre, Inverness Room, 150 King Street West, 27th Floor CONTACT: Kevin Spikes, Director of Corporate & Investor Relations, Q9 Networks, Toronto: (416) 848-3311, Toll Free: 1-888-696-2266 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/16/c5033.html TIME: 19:00 - 21:00 EVENT: KITCHENER SINGER-SONGWRITER KAREN POTJE DEBUTS PARENT-PLEASING COUNTRY/JAZZ FOR KIDS CITY: WATERLOO LOCATION: Chapters in Waterloo, 428 King Street North CONTACT: Karen Potje, (514) 939-7001x1236, (514) 369-2488 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2274.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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