CNW Daybook for Friday, November 20, 2009

TORONTO, Nov. 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFING
               FOR SUMMERSIDE
    CITY:      SUMMERSIDE
    LOCATION:  Credit Union Place - 511 Notre Dame Street
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/18/c2413.html
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY CONFERENCE PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE
               OF CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Hotel, Montreal, Quebec
    CONTACT:   Alain Cossette, PSAC Communications, (613) 293-9210
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/18/c2760.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - UNVEILING OF A
               STUDY ON THE ECONOMIC IMPACT AND THE PRIVATE FUNDING OF
               CULTURE IN MONTRÉAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  HEC Montréal, Tata Communications room (Garden level), 3000
               Côte-Sainte-Catherine Road
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/17/c2109.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      November 19 - November 21
    EVENT:     TRUDEAU FOUNDATION CONFERENCE ON LIFE IN CANADIAN CITIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Chateau Laurier Fairmont Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media Pre-registration or Inquiries: Sheryl So, English),
               Environics Communications, (416) 969-2725; Alida Alepian
               (French), Capital-Image, (514) 739-1188 ext. 225; On site
               Nov. 19-21: Elise Comtois, The Pierre Elliott Trudeau
               Foundation, (514) 466-1575 (Mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/09/c7036.html

    DATE:      November 19 - November 22
    EVENT:     ROYAL CANADIAN MINT'S VANCOUVER 2010 COMMEMORATIVE
               CIRCULATION COIN PROGRAM - MINT BOUTIQUE TO HOST LOCAL COIN
               EXCHANGE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Boutique of the Royal Canadian Mint, 320 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Christine Aquino, Director, Communications, Royal Canadian
               Mint, (613) 993-9999
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c2899.html

    DATE:      November 20 - November 29
    EVENT:     BREAST FEST FILM FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) Theatre, 100 Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Alia Hassan, Stephanie Yack, Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3305,
               (647) 259-3281
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/16/c9295.html

    TIME:      00:00
    EVENT:     FCM NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Marriott Hotel, 100 Kent Street
    NOTES:     FCM Board and committee meetings are in-camera. Interviews
               can be coordinated with FCM's President, Members of FCM's
               executive, Chair of FCM's
               Big City Mayors' Caucus and by issue.
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/17/c2115.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     THE FEDERAL, PROVINCIAL AND MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS WILL
               CELEBRATE NEW FUNDING FOR AN AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT IN
               LONDON
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  379 Dundas Street, Suite 116, London, ON, N6B 1V5
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3346.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     STRATEGY MEETING TO RESPOND TO THE PRIVATIZATION OF THE
               NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA BOUTIQUE AND TO THE ANTICIPATED
               DISMISSAL OF NINE WORKERS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Gallery of Canada
    CONTACT:   Denis Boivin, PSAC Communications, (613) 222-4617
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3284.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S HISTORY AWARDS CREATES NEW ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF
               COUNTRY'S PAST
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Hall
    CONTACT:   Marie-Ève Létourneau, Rideau Hall Press Office, (613)
               998-0287 (office), (613) 302-0912 (cell); Nicole Harris,
               Maverick Media Solutions Inc., Cell: (204) 470-4555; Deborah
               Morrison, CEO, Canada's National History Society,
               1-866-952-3444 ext. 222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/17/c9877.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     2009 GOVERNOR GENERAL'S AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING
               CANADIAN HISTORY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Hall
    CONTACT:   Marie-Eve Letourneau, Rideau Hall Press Office, Office:
               (613) 998-0287, Cell: (613) 302-0912; Nicole Harris,
               Maverick Media Solutions Inc., Cell: (204) 470-4555; Deborah
               Morrison, CEO, Canada's National History Society,
               1-866-952-3444 ext. 222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/17/c9880.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETIES ACROSS EASTERN ONTARIO LAUNCH A NEW
               FAMILY RECRUITMENT CAMPAIGN "WINNING KID"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod St., Mammal Hall
    CONTACT:   Children's Aid Societies of Eastern Ontario: Yvonne Cooper,
               BPR, MA, CD, Communications Coordinator, Children's Aid
               Society, City of Kingston and County of Frontenac, (613)
               542-7351 ext 3357, Cell - (613) 583-2204
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/16/c7862.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     BARRIE POLICE SERVICE WINS CAA POLICE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  Barrie Police Service, 30 Bell Farm Rd., Unit 1
    CONTACT:   Edyta Zdancewicz, Media and PR, Specialist, Office: (905)
               771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/17/c9963.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE FEDERAL, PROVINCIAL AND MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS WILL
               ANNOUNCE FUNDING FOR AN AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT IN THE
               CITY OF NORTH BAY
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  Centre of Friends (Main Hall), 144 Main St  East, North Bay,
               (between Wyld and Ferguson Sts.)
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492;
               Beth Bailey, CMHC, (416) 218-3355; Bill White, CAO DNSSAB,
               (705) 474-2151 Ext 3116
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3269.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CELEBRATING OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN WINDSOR
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  1101 McDougall Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492;
               Debbie Cercone, City of Windsor, (519) 255-5200 ext 6239;
               Beth Bailey, CMHC, (416) 218-3355
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3280.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN ORANGEVILLE
    CITY:      ORANGEVILLE
    LOCATION:  County of Dufferin Council Chambers,  51 Zina Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492;
               Beth Bailey, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416)
               218-3355; Pam Hillock, County Clerk, County of Dufferin,
               (519) 941-2816
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3316.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     THE FEDERAL, PROVINCIAL AND MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS WILL
               ANNOUNCE FUNDING FOR AN AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT IN ST.
               THOMAS
    CITY:      ST. THOMAS
    LOCATION:  1:00 pm at 5 Park Avenue; 1:30 pm at 89 1/2 Fairview Avenue
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492;
               Beth Bailey, CMHC, (416) 218-3355; Sandra Datars-Bere, St.
               Thomas, (519) 631-9350 x 128
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3248.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     AT-RISK YOUTH FROM THE JANE-FINCH NEIGHBOURHOOD  GRADUATE
               FROM THE GENERAL EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (G.E.D.) AND
               LITERACY UPGRADING PROGRAMS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Located within JVS Toronto's Youthinc. office in the
               Jane-Finch Mall, 1911 Finch Ave. West at Jane Street,
               southeast corner of the intersection. The site is a
               storefront office within the mall near Price Chopper.
    CONTACT:   JVS Toronto, Abby Robins at (416) 787-1151, ext. 276.;
               Frontier College, Frank
               Clarke at (416) 923-3591; TELUS, Megan Fielding at (416)
               894-0817
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/16/c8633.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     CELEBRATION OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN WILLIAMSBURG
    CITY:      WILLIAMSBURG
    LOCATION:  4324 Villa Drive
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492;
               Debora Daigle, City of Cornwall, (613) 933-6282 ext. 3208;
               Beth Bailey, Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation, (416)
               218-3355
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/18/c2793.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     DOWNTOWN YONGE BIA'S ICE, WINE & DINE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Elm Street
    CONTACT:   Helen Jamer, Idea Workshop, (416) 504-3977 x25, (647)
               999-3468 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c9023.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     BOOK SIGNINGS WITH FIRST-TIME COOKBOOK AUTHORS JULIE ALBERT
               AND LISA GNAT
    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/October2009/27/c3083.html
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    MANITOBA

    TIME:      09:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     MINT BOUTIQUE TO HOST LOCAL COIN EXCHANGE
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Boutique of the Royal Canadian Mint, 520 Lagimodière
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Hiebert, Communications Officer, Royal Canadian Mint, (204)
               983-0565
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c2896.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      November 12 - November 22
    EVENT:     STARS OF THE HIT REALITY TV SHOW THE AMAZING RACE TAKE PART
               IN THE BC POKER
               CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  River Rock Casino Resort, 8811 River Road
    CONTACT:   Sonja Mandic, Manager, Media and Responsible Gaming, Great
               Canadian Gaming Corporation, (604) 889-7114
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/30/c4382.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     2009 ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Regency A/B/C Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 655
               Burrard St.
    CONTACT:   Stacey Johnson, Director of Communications, (416) 586-4685
               Toronto (office), November 18-22 please call (416) 712-4448
               (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c2253.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     AN OVERVIEW OF THE VANCOUVER 2010 ANTI-DOPING PROGRAM
               FOLLOWED BY A LIVE DEMONSTRATION OF THE DOPING CONTROL
               PROCESS
    CITY:      KAMLOOPS
    LOCATION:  Kamloops Convention Centre, 1250 Rogers Way
    CONTACT:   Greg Alexis, VANOC Communications, Tel: (604) 403-1627
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3215.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     PUT A LID ON IT! WINTER HELMET SAFETY FORUM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Metropolitan Hotel, Pacific Room, 645 Howe St.
    CONTACT:   Lisa Lipkin, Safe Kids Canada, (416) 813-6164/Cell (416)
               843-1190, lisa.lipkin@sickkids.ca
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/18/c2618.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:20 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS INC. TO PRESENT AT MORGAN STANLEY GLOBAL
               CONSUMER & RETAIL CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  A live audio web cast and copy of the presentation will be
               available at www.timhortons-invest.com under the Events and
               Presentations tab
    CONTACT:   Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186 or
               bonikowsky_scott@timhortons.com
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/13/c9073.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONTARIO POWER GENERATION RELEASES 2009 THIRD QUARTER
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 416-340-8061 or 800-355-4959
    CONTACT:   Ontario Power Generation, Media Relations,
               1-877-592-4008 or (416) 592-4008
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/19/c3224.html

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