Pickering Town Centre

Pickering Town Centre

September 13, 2011 17:03 ET

Media Advisory/Photo-Op: NASCAR Canada's Joey McColm Makes Special Appearance at Pickering Town Centre's Farmers' Market

Tuesday, September 27, 2011-2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

PICKERING, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2011) -

Attn: Assignment Desks/Editors

WHAT: Canada's most promising young driver, Joey McColm, will be signing autographs, greeting fans, and posing for photos, on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at Pickering Town Centre's Farmers' Market. As part of his ongoing initiative to promote the importance of reducing the environmental footprint of driving both on and off the NASCAR circuit, Joey will speak briefly about working with Durham Region Sustain Ability to promote fuel efficiency and reduced driving.

Visitors will also have an opportunity to have a picture taken with McColm and his racecar, courtesy of Pickering Town Centre. Each participant will receive their photo via e-mail. The photos will also be posted to Pickering Town Centre's facebook fan page.

WHEN: Joey McColm Appearance: Tuesday, September 27, 2011 – 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Farmers' Market: Open every Tuesday through October 18 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Pickering Town Centre's Farmers' Market, 1355 Kingston Road,
Pickering, ON. East Parking Lot
WHO: Photo and interview opportunities are available with:
Joey McColm - NASCAR Canada, Professional, (eco-friendly) Racecar Driver
Lorna Murphy – Marketing Director, Pickering Town Centre
Rachel Wraith – Durham Sustain Ability
2:20 p.m. Remarks – Lorna Murphy, Marketing Director,
Pickering Town Centre
2:25 p.m. Remarks (Rachael Wraith) Durham Sustain Ability
2:30 p.m. Remarks Joey McColm
2:45 p.m. Meet & Greet Joey McColm


Pickering Town Centre

Pickering Town Centre is a one million square foot shopping centre located at Kingston and Liverpool Roads in Pickering, Ontario and is owned and operated by the Ontario Pension Board and managed by 20 VIC Management Inc. The shopping centre currently offers over 200 stores and services under one roof including the Bay, Sears, Famous Players and Zellers. Pickering Town Centre's website can be found at www.pickeringtowncentre.com.

Pickering Town Centre's Farmers' Market

Pickering Town Centre's Farmers' Market is a local, eco-friendly famers' market that takes place every Tuesday, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the East Parking Lot. The Market promotes local farmers and local arts and culture, and is in support of Pickering's local food banks. Patrons attending the Farmers' Market are invited to donate non-perishable food items at the on-site donation bin, to the Salvation Army – House of Hope Food Bank and St. Paul's on the Hill Food Bank.

Durham Sustain Ability

Durham Sustain Ability (DSA) is an environmental not-for-profit and social enterprise that supports individuals, organizations and communities on the path to a sustainable future. DSA is home to Durham Region's sought after sustainability and conservation experts. A community staple since 1982, for 30 years DSA staff and volunteers have focused on practical, positive solutions. Building on its success with the blue box, DSA uses conservation education to increase the number of residents involved in environmental practices in their homes, workplaces, and communities. For more information visit www.sustain-ability.ca.

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