Current News & Events

Monday, April 19, 2021

POSTPONED - Evenings @ Government House – 4 May 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.
Sunday, April 18, 2021

A Message from the Lieutenant Governor - Remembering the 22 Nova Scotians Who Died on April 18 and 19, 2020

It has been one year since this province was left reeling from the largest mass shooting in Canadian history that commenced in Portapique, Nova Scotia. All Canadians were saddened and shocked by the death of 22 innocent people. Those directly affected are still struggling to cope with their tragic loss, and in a province where the population is relatively small, there were few people who were not impacted in some manner by this tragedy. At that time and in the aftermath, I was greatly touched by the ways the people of Nova Scotia rallied around those who were affected, and, through their...
Thursday, April 15, 2021

Provincial Commemorative Service in Celebration of the Life of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

A multi-faith Commemorative Service for The Duke of Edinburgh will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at the Cathedral Church of All Saints, Halifax. Due to the current COVID-19 safety measures, the service is NOT open to the public, however, the service may be viewed online at: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LtGovNS YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/nsgov The Cathedral Church of All Saints has been the traditional site of memorial services for other members of the Royal Family and former Lieutenant Governors of Nova Scotia.