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MADD Reminds Drivers to Stay Sober Thanksgiving Weekend

MADD Reminds Drivers to Stay Sober Thanksgiving Weekend

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MADD Canada (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) is nudging drivers to remain sober if they choose to get behind the wheel this long weekend.

As many celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, MADD is reminding the public to protect themselves and others against impaired driving.

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Siloam Mission Opens New Dining Room with Thanksgiving Meals

Siloam Mission Opens New Dining Room with Thanksgiving Meals

Siloam Mission, 300 Princess Street (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — Siloam Mission is breaking in its new dining room with a Thanksgiving feast.

The local homeless shelter is hosting its busiest meal of the year, where it expects to service more than 800 meals on Friday out of a new facility at 303 Stanley Street.

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What’s Open and Closed Thanksgiving Weekend in Winnipeg

What’s Open and Closed Thanksgiving Weekend in Winnipeg

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Thanksgiving is Monday, October 9. Here’s what’s open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule in Winnipeg.

Shopping Centres
Kildonan Place — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
St. Vital Centre — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cadillac Fairview — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Outlet Collection — 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Grant Park — 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Manitoba Liquor Marts
On Monday, October 9, all Liquor Marts in Winnipeg and Brandon will open at 10 a.m. and close at 6 p.m. with the exception of cityplace, which will be closed. For individual store hours throughout the long weekend, visit LiquorMarts.ca/hours.

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What’s Open and Closed in Winnipeg on Thanksgiving Monday

What’s Open and Closed in Winnipeg on Thanksgiving Monday

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Here’s what’s open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule for Thanksgiving Monday, October 10.

Shopping Centres
Kildonan Place — Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
St. Vital Centre — Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cadillac Fairview Polo Park — Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Grant Park — Open 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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What’s Open and Closed in Winnipeg on Thanksgiving Weekend

What’s Open and Closed in Winnipeg on Thanksgiving Weekend

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What’s open and closed on Thanksgiving, Monday, October 12 in Winnipeg…

Shopping Centres
Kildonan Place — Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
St. Vital Centre — Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Polo Park — Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Manitoba Liquor Marts
All Winnipeg Liquor Marts will be open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., except for cityplace which will be closed. Most Liquor Marts outside of Winnipeg will be operating on their regular Sunday schedule.

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Lighthouse Mission Serving 400 Thanksgiving Meals to the Homeless

Lighthouse Mission Serving 400 Thanksgiving Meals to the Homeless

Thanksgiving TurkeyFour-hundred Thanksgiving dinners will be served up in downtown Winnipeg today for the city’s less fortunate.

Project Echo is a joint effort by Granny’s Poultry, Peak of the Market, Cantor’s Meats, Chicken Delight, and LITE. Guests will gather for one of three sittings at the Lighthouse Mission.

“Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful and I’m thankful we can give to those who need it most in the community,” said Project Echo president Heather Allan.

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What’s Open and Closed on Thanksgiving in Winnipeg

Thanksgiving TurkeyFor Monday, October 13, 2014…

Shopping Centres
Kildonan Place — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
St. Vital Centre — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Polo Park Shopping Centre — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Manitoba Liquor Marts
All Winnipeg Liquor Marts will be open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, except for cityplace which will be closed. All Liquor Marts outside of Winnipeg will be operating on their regular Sunday schedule. Most locations are operating with extended hours on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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Agape Table Serving Less Fortunate a Thanksgiving Feast

Agape TableWinnipeg’s Agape Table is providing a Thanksgiving meal to the city’s less fortunate on Friday morning.

The West Broadway agency will serve up a traditional feast to feed approximately 400 people. Due to limitations of time and oven space, ham will be served instead of turkey this year.

“Thanksgiving is a time for sharing and being with family, and many people in the community don’t have family to share this time with,” said Agape Table executive director Martina Richter. “Our community is our family, so we plan to ‘ham it up’ together.”

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Lighthouse Mission Hosting Annual Thanksgiving Feast

Lighthouse MissionWinnipeg’s Lighthouse Mission is serving up a Thanksgiving feast to 200 of the city’s less fortunate citizens on Friday, October 10.

The mission opened up its new kitchen in the summer and will be preparing all of the trimmings to serve up the feast between 4-6 p.m. at 669 Main Street.

Guests will enjoy a home cooked meal including turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and carrots, and a slice of pumpkin pie.

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