On 23 February 2021, in fulfillment of his constitutional duties, His Honour presided over the Swearing-In Ceremony of the Premier and the Executive Council of Nova Scotia. The ceremony was held at the Halifax Convention Centre.
Evenings @ Government House – 23 February 2021
In celebration of African Heritage Month 2021, the first event of E@GH Winter 2021 Series featured a performance of gospel and spiritual music by Suzy Hansen, who was accompanied on piano by Owen O'Sound Lee.
Book of Condolences for The Duke of Edinburgh
On 9 April Their Honours The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc, Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, and Mrs. Patsy LeBlanc signed the Book of Condolences at Government House.
Deployment of HMCS HALIFAX – 1 January 2021
On New Year’s Day, Their Honours were present to bid farewell to the crew of HMCS HALIFAX as the ship deployed on Operation REASSURANCE. His Honour took the salute during the Sail Past.
2021 African Heritage Month Poster Unveiling
Their Honours participated in the unveiling of the 2021 AHM Poster Unveiling with The Honourable Tony Ince, Minister for African Nova Scotian Affairs. The 2021 AHM Theme is: Black History Matters: Listen, Learn, Share, Act.
Resignation of Premier Stephen McNeil
On 8 February 2021, The Honourable Stephen McNeil formally tendered his resignation to the Lieutenant Governor following the election of a new Leader of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party on 6 February 2021.
POSTPONED - Evenings @ Government House – 4 May 2021
Monday, April 19, 2021
The Evenings @ Government House event on 4 May 2021 featuring Professor Marc Milner speaking on the role of Canadians in the D-Day Invasion is postponed and will be rescheduled when a suitable date is identified.
We sincerely regret any inconvenience this postponement may cause....