As the Honorary Patron of the Halifax Citadel Society, His Honour inspected the 78th Highland Regiment of Foot on 23 August 2019.
Visit to Frank MacKay House
Their Honours visited Frank MacKay House, which is a shelter based in the SonLife Community Church on Windmill Road in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia on 16 September 2019. MacKay House falls under the Dartmouth Shelter Society.
Courtesy Call by UN Deputy High Commissioner
Their Honours were delighted to welcome Ms. Kate Gilmore, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, to Government House for a Courtesy Call on 19 September 2019.
75 Years of Freedom Celebration - Tulip Ceremony
Their Honours hosted a tulip-bulb planting ceremony to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands at Government House on 19 September 2019. Students from Armbrae Academy also participated.
Evenings @ Government House - Les Voix d’Acadie
Their Honours were delighted to host L’ensemble vocal Les Voix d’Acadie, the Francophone beacon choir in the Halifax Regional Municipality on 24 September 2019.
Treaty Day Flag Raising Ceremony
The Lieutenant Governor, accompanied by Grand Chief Norman Sylliboy, raised the Mi’kmaq flag at a ceremony at Government House on 1 October 2019. The Mi’kmaq flag will fly for the full duration of Mi’kmaq History Month.
Evenings @ Government House Featuring Devin Huang
Guests heard a recital by 12 year-old Devin Huang at a Evenings @ Government House event on 8 October 2019. This recital was presented in collaboration with the Nova Scotia Talent Trust, which is celebrating its 75th Anniversary in 2019.
Evenings @ Government House – Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Monday, November 4, 2019
Registration is now open for the fifth and final event of the Fall 2019 Series of Evenings @ Government House on Tuesday, 19 November 2019.
To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the reopening of Government House, Dr. Christopher McCreery, Private Secretary to the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia and Executive Director of Government House, will present on the oldest Vice Regal residence in Canada.
This is a free event and is open to the public.
Seating is limited to 90. Those wishing to attend must register in advance by calling 902-424-7001 or go to:...