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#FridayFive: Snap a pic of the cherry blossoms across Canada and four other things to do this weekend

#FridayFive: Snap a pick of the cherry blossoms across Canada and four other things to do this weekend

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#FridayFive: Snap a pic of the cherry blossoms across Canada and four other things to do this weekend

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Sakura season is here! From Stanley Park in Vancouver to High Park in Toronto, cherry blossom trees are blooming across Canada. Many of these trees were a gift from Japan in the early 1900s. The season is short, so pack a picnic and your camera, and enjoy them.

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Jane Jacobs, the American-Canadian activist and urbanist battled countless developments across North America over her lifetime. A new documentary chronicles one of her biggest fights against New York City planner Robert Moses over his plans to overhaul Greenwich Village. Citizen Jane: Battle for the City opens today.

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Give Mother Earth an extra-big squeeze this weekend in celebration of Earth Day (April 22). From planting tree saplings to cleaning up the shoreline, there are plenty of ways to get involved and connect with nature.

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