Their Honours thank Nova Scotians for their service, contributions and dedication over the past year. It has been a pleasure to meet with individuals and groups that represent the culture, history, diversity and values of our province.
The Departure of HMCS Montreal
Their Honours were pleased to attend the departure ceremony for Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Montréal on 19 January 2022. The vessel will complete a 6-month deployment on Operation REASSURANCE, which is part of Standing NATO Maritime Group One.
Honouring Alexa McDonough
Their Honours were sad to receive news that Ms. Alexa McDonough passed away. She was a trailblazer for women in politics, the leader of the NDP and first woman to lead a major political party in Canada. Ms. McDonough will be deeply missed by all.
The Queen's Counsel Commissioning Ceremony
Their Honours extended best wishes to lawyers awarded with the prestigious Queen’s Counsel (QC) designation in December 2021. The designation recognizes professionals for exceptional merit and outstanding contributions to the legal community.
2021 Masterworks Arts Awards
Alexander MacLeod and Andrew Steeves were presented with the 2021 Lieutenant Governor's Masterworks Art Award. Their project entitled Lagomorph is a hand-crafted letterpress book that demonstrates mastery of form by both creators.
Virtual Tour of Government House
Friday, January 21, 2022
His Honour the Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc and Mrs. LeBlanc are pleased to present a virtual tour of Government House. Explore areas including the Main Foyer, Grand Staircase, Ballroom, and Morning Room, while learning about the history and design of the building.