Re­mem­brance week­end hours

Winnipeg Free Press - - NEWS / CITY -

N Re­mem­brance Day, Cana­di­ans take time to hon­our the mem­bers of the Armed Forces who have served, many who made the ul­ti­mate sac­ri­fice for Canada.

The Free Press does not pub­lish a print edi­tion on Sun­day, Nov. 11, or Mon­day, Nov. 12, but read­ers can visit win­nipegfreep­ for the lat­est news and in­for­ma­tion.

While no print edi­tion will be pub­lished Mon­day, an elec­tronic edi­tion of the pa­per will be pub­lished. You can find out how to ac­cess the elec­tronic edi­tion by watch­ing a video avail­able for view­ing at:­i­tion

Many busi­nesses and gov­ern­ment ser­vices change their hours over the Re­mem­brance Day week­end. Here’s a se­lec­tion:


Most malls, in­clud­ing Polo Park shop­ping cen­tre, Kil­do­nan Place and St. Vi­tal Cen­tre, will be open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sun­day and will op­er­ate with reg­u­lar store hours Mon­day.

Grant Park Shop­ping Cen­tre will be open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sun­day, and will be open for reg­u­lar store hours Mon­day.

Ci­ty­place will be closed Sun­day. It will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Mon­day.

The Forks Mar­ket is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. on both days.

Most gro­cery stores, in­clud­ing Safe­way, Sobeys, Su­per­store and Wal­mart, are open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sun­day and are back to reg­u­lar store hours Mon­day.

Most Man­i­toba Liquor Mart stores in Win­nipeg will op­er­ate from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sun­day. For de­tails on ex­cep­tions and ru­ral Liquor Mart hours, visit liquor­

Beer ven­dors and pri­vate wine stores set their own hours for the hol­i­day, so Man­i­toba Liquor & Lot­ter­ies Corp. sug­gests the best way to find out if the one near you will be open is to call.


The Assini­boine Park Zoo is open from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sun­day, and from

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mon­day.

The Man­i­toba Mu­seum is open from

1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sun­day, and closed Mon­day.

The Chil­dren’s Mu­seum is open from

1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sun­day, and dur­ing reg­u­lar hours Mon­day.

The Win­nipeg Art Gallery is open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sun­day, and closed Mon­day.

The Cana­dian Mu­seum for Hu­man Rights is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun­day, and from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mon­day.

Movie the­atres are open dur­ing reg­u­lar hours over the week­end.

Re­cy­cling and trash

There are no changes to re­cy­cling and garbage col­lec­tion.

The Brady Road land­fill is closed Sun­day, and open from 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mon­day.

Leisure ac­tiv­i­ties

All leisure cen­tres are closed Sun­day and open for reg­u­lar hours Mon­day.

The Cres­cent Drive, Har­bour View, John Blum­berg, Kil­do­nan Park and Wind­sor Park golf cour­ses are closed.

City of Win­nipeg swim­ming pools will be closed Sun­day, ex­cept for the Pan Am Pool and Mar­garet Grant Pool (both open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.), and the Cindy Klassen Re­cre­ation Com­plex (2 p.m. to 6 p.m.).

All in­door pools will be open for reg­u­lar hours Mon­day.

Win­nipeg Tran­sit

There will be no changes to tran­sit ser­vice Sun­day and Mon­day.

On Re­mem­brance Day, veter­ans and cur­rent serv­ing per­son­nel, in­clud­ing re­servists and cadets will be able to ride Win­nipeg Tran­sit for free.

For route and sched­ule de­tails, visit Win­nipeg Tran­sit or con­tact 311.


All Win­nipeg Pub­lic Li­brary branches are closed Sun­day and Mon­day.

For de­tailed in­for­ma­tion on li­brary hours, call 311 or visit the Win­nipeg Pub­lic Li­brary web­site.


Brook­side, St. Vi­tal and Transcona ceme­tery grounds are open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mon­day. Ceme­tery of­fices will be closed.

For more in­for­ma­tion on city ceme­ter­ies, visit the mu­nic­i­pal ceme­ter­ies branch on­line or con­tact 311.

Gov­ern­ment ser­vices

Civic, pro­vin­cial and fed­eral of­fices are closed Sun­day and Mon­day.

The Win­nipeg Park­ing Au­thor­ity will be closed Sun­day and Mon­day.


Two very dif­fer­ent boy bands — Iron Maiden (top) and the Back­street Boys — will per­form for Win­nipeg au­di­ences next sum­mer.


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