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Private Cargo Ship Brings Easter Feast, Canadian Treats to Space Station

Private Cargo Ship Brings Easter Feast, Canadian Treats to Space Station

By The Canadian Press

NASA Cargo Ship
This photo provided by NASA shows a cargo ship arriving at the International Space Station, Friday, April 19, 2019. (NASA via AP)

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A private cargo ship brought the makings of an Easter feast — as well as some Canadian-made treats — to the International Space Station on Friday, along with mice and little flying robots.

American astronaut Anne McClain and Canada’s David Saint-Jacques used the station’s robotic arm, Canadarm 2, to capture Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus capsule as they soared 415 kilometres above France.

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What’s Open & Closed on Good Friday, Easter Weekend in Winnipeg

What’s Open & Closed on Good Friday, Easter Weekend in Winnipeg

Bunny Rabbit Easter

Here’s a rundown of what’s open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule for Good Friday (April 19) and Easter Monday (April 22) in Winnipeg.

Shopping Centres

Kildonan Place, Grant Park, Outlet Collection Winnipeg, Polo Park and St. Vital Centre will all be closed on Friday, April 19 and Sunday, April 21.

Liquor Marts

All Winnipeg and Brandon Liquor Mart locations will be closed on Friday and Sunday. Extended hours are in effect at most locations on Thursday, April 18 and Saturday, April 20.

Hours vary for rural locations. For more information, visit LiquorMarts.ca/hours.

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What’s Open and Closed Over Easter Weekend in Winnipeg

What’s Open and Closed Over Easter Weekend in Winnipeg

Bunny Rabbit Easter

Here’s a rundown of what’s open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule over Easter weekend in Winnipeg.

Shopping centres

The following shopping centres will be closed Friday, March 30 and Sunday, April 1:

  • Outlet Collection Winnipeg
  • Kildonan Place
  • Grant Park
  • Cadillac Fairview
  • St. Vital Centre

Regular hours are in effect Saturday and Monday.

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Plenty of Easter, Spring Break Activities at Assiniboine Park Zoo

Plenty of Easter, Spring Break Activities at Assiniboine Park Zoo

Assiniboine Park Zoo
Assiniboine Park Zoo (CHRISD.CA FILE)

Easter weekend will be a busy time at Assiniboine Park Zoo, with seasonal activities planned daily for visitors of all ages.

With students out of school next week, the zoo is also planning several seasonal offerings to keep kids busy and entertained.

“Spring break is a great time to rediscover the zoo and we’re looking forward to celebrating Easter with lots of fun activities for kids of all ages,” said Gary Lunsford, head of zoological operations at the Assiniboine Park Zoo.

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What’s Open and Closed Over Easter Weekend

What’s Open and Closed Over Easter Weekend

Easter
(Easter image via Shutterstock)

All civic offices will be closed on Friday, March 25 and Monday, March 28. Here’s what else is open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule for the Easter long weekend.

Shopping Centres

Kildonan Place Shopping Centre
Friday, March 25 — Closed
Saturday, March 26 — 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, March 27 — Closed
Monday, March 28 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

St. Vital Shopping Centre
Friday, March 25 — Closed
Saturday, March 26 — 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, March 27 — Closed
Monday, March 28 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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What’s Open and Closed in Winnipeg on Easter Weekend

What’s Open and Closed in Winnipeg on Easter Weekend

Easter BunnyWhat’s open and closed or operating on reduced hours in Winnipeg on Good Friday, April 3 and throughout Easter weekend…

Shopping Centres
Kildonan Place — Closed on Friday and Sunday, April 5
St. Vital Centre — Closed on Friday and Sunday, April 5
Polo Park — Closed on Friday and Sunday, April 5

Liquor Marts
Friday, April 3 and Sunday, April 5 — All Liquor Marts will be closed. Some locations will be operating on extended hours today and Saturday.

Manitoba Museum
Open daily until April 5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Winnipeg Art Gallery
Closed Friday and Monday, but open Saturday and Sunday regular hours 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

City of Winnipeg Civic Offices
Closed on Friday, April 3 and Monday, April 6 (Easter Monday).

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