• RCMP Change of Command Ceremony

    RCMP “H” Division Change of Command Ceremony July 4, 2014.

  • Unveiling of New Submarine Shelter

    The Lieutenant Governor delivering remarks at the unveiling ceremony of the new Submarine Shelter, on 13 June, 2014, HMC Dockyard, Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Halifax, Nova Scotia.
    ©DND 2014 - Photo: LS Peter Frew, Formation Imaging Services Halifax

  • Lieutenant Governor’s Annual Garden Party

    It may have rained but there was a festive atmosphere inside Government House for the annual Lieutenant Governor’s garden party, June 18 2014.  More photos

  • Royal Tour 2014

    Their Royal Highnesses were greeted by His Honour BGen The Hon. J.J. Grant (Ret’d), Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, upon their arrival at Grand Parade, in Halifax, for the official welcoming ceremony. Credit: Sgt Ronald Duchesne, Rideau Hall

  • Recognizing Community Spirit

    Congratulations to the 2014 recipients of the Lieutenant Governor’s Community Spirit Award: Bridgewater, St. Peter’s, Richmond Co., Sackville area, and Town of Amherst .Read more

  • Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Awards

    The inaugural Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Awards were presented on February 26, 2014.  Photo Gallery

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Registration OPEN for first event in new season of Evenings @ Government house

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

Tuesday September 23 7-8:30pm, author Bill Conall will read from The Promised Land: A Novel of Cape Breton, winner of the 2014 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour, followed by a reception hosted by the Lieutenant Governor.  Register to reserve your seat by calling 902-424-7001 or emailing lgoffice@gov.ns.ca. More Info

News & Events

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

New Season of Public Events at Government House Announced

Musical performances, book readings and lectures are among the events planned for the new season of Evenings at Government House, a public event series hosted by the lieutenant governor.

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Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Nominations Open for Student Respectful Citizenship Award

NEWS RELEASE: Lieutenant Governor's Respectful Citizenship Award honours students around the province who demonstrate excellent leadership and a strong commitment to creating safe and inclusive spaces in schools and communities.

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