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Canada 150 Exhibit Explores Country’s History at St. Vital Centre

Canada 150 Exhibit Explores Country’s History at St. Vital Centre

Canada 150As Canada mark its 150th anniversary this year, an interactive exhibit at St. Vital Centre is looking back on the country’s history.

The mall has partnered with the Historical Museum of St. James-Assiniboia for a curated display running June 3-18 in centre court.

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Police Identify Man Accused of Spraying Unknown Substance on Teen Girl at St. Vital Centre

Police Identify Man Accused of Spraying Unknown Substance on Teen Girl at St. Vital Centre

By David Klassen

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Winnipeg police have identified this man as a person of interest in the St. Vital Centre incident. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police have identified a person of interest after a teen girl had an unknown substance sprayed on her at St. Vital Centre.

Police on Saturday released a surveillance photo of a man accused of following a group of girls in the mall on February 19.

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Winnipeg Students Embark on 10th Annual CopShop

Winnipeg Students Embark on 10th Annual CopShop

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Some Winnipeg children will get a VIP escort today while shopping for Christmas gifts at St. Vital Centre.

The 10th annual CopShop event pairs students with Winnipeg police officers for a morning of retail therapy. Students are chosen by administrators of their respective school divisions based on a need, specific academic or sporting achievements and volunteerism.

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D-BOX Seats Arrive to SilverCity St. Vital Cinemas

WINNIPEG — Movie-goers to SilverCity St. Vital Cinemas can now treat themselves to a better kind of seat.

D-BOX motion seats move in conjunction with the action on the big screen and are similar to the seats already enjoyed by guests at SilverCity Polo Park.

The theatre’s second-largest auditorium, which features UltraAVX, will now offer 30 reserved D-BOX seats. Guests can customize their experience by controlling the intensity of the movement produced by their seat, using controls in the seat’s armrest. “Warcraft,” which opens Friday, will be the first D-BOX experience available at the theatre.

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Children’s Hospital Book Market Sets New Record

Children’s Hospital Book Market Sets New Record

Children's Hospital FoundationA popular book sale to benefit the Children’s Hospital Foundation has set a new record.

The Children’s Hospital Book Market raised $170,000 over the weekend — shattering the $56,000 it raised last year.

“Thank you to the community for their tremendous support, St. Vital Centre for being incredible hosts and to our unbelievable volunteers who manned the stations, worked the cash registers all for the amazing cause of caring for our kids,” said Carol Irving, book market coordinator.

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St. Vital Centre Seeking Retail Workers at Job Fair

St. Vital Centre Seeking Retail Workers at Job Fair

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As the holiday season approaches (sorry to tell you, but it’s going to happen), Winnipeg retailers are seeking seasonal employees to help fill the demand of the Christmas rush.

St. Vital Centre is holding its annual job fair on Thursday, October 8, pairing job applicants with potential employers for full-time, part-time and holiday positions.

“This is a great event to connect for a conversation with the manager of your favourite store. Maybe before Christmas you’ll be working there,” said Cindy Shack, marketing director for St. Vital Centre.

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Students Rally Behind St. Vital Charity Book Drive

Students Rally Behind St. Vital Charity Book Drive

By Brian Schultz

Steve Morley
Winnipeg Blue Bomber Steve Morley answers questions from Ecole Henri Bergeron students at St. Vital Centre on Monday, February 23, 2015. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

BooksMore than 1,000 donated books were dropped off to St. Vital Centre on Monday in support of Children’s Hospital.

Grade 5 and 6 students from Ecole Henri-Bergeron sorted and delivered the reading material for the St. Vital Centre Book Drive. The students wrote articles for their school paper, designed posters around the school and requested donations from teachers, family and friends to add to their haul.

“It’s heroic of these kids to be helping other kids in this way,” said Winnipeg Blue Bomber Steve Morley, who read to the students on Monday morning. “As a new father I now have new worries — one being the future health and health care of my boys, so I understand the importance of Children’s Hospital for all children and families in our communities.”

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Kids, Cops Hit the Mall in Annual ‘Copshop’

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Winnipeg police officers will join students from school divisions across the city today in the 8th annual Winnipeg COPSHOP event.

Police will accompany students through St. Vital Centre to purchase their Christmas presents with a $200 gift card.

School divisions select 60 students for the event based on need, specific academic or sporting achievements and volunteerism.

COPSHOP is an opportunity for police to connect positively with youths to foster life-long relations with law enforcement and their community.

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