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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Lieutenant-Governor’s Award of Excellence for l’Acadie and Francophonie

Les candidatures sont maintenant acceptées pour le Prix d’excellence du lieutenant-gouverneur pour l’Acadie et la francophonie. Le Prix est décerné dans les trois catégories suivantes : un francophone, un francophile (une personne non francophone qui appuie la langue française et la culture francophone et qui en fait la promotion) et un jeune lauréat de moins de 25 ans. La date limite pour soumettre les candidatures est le 8 mars. Pour plus d’information et pour obtenir les formulaires de mise en candidature : acadien.novascotia.ca . . . The submission period for the 2024...
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Evenings @ Government House with Martine Jacquot

Register today for an evening with novelist, poet, essayist, and short story writer Martine Jacquot! The event will take place at Government House (1451 Barrington Street) on Tuesday, February 20th at 7:00 PM. A dessert reception will follow the session. Ms. Jacquot was the President of the Conseil Culturel Acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse for three years and created the magazine ARTcadie. Her work is part of the Littérature acadienne and she is one of the few Acadian authors of short stories, including the collections Sables mouvants , Des Oiseaux dans la tête , and Les enjoliveurs du temps ...
Monday, February 5, 2024

A Message from the Lieutenant Governor

Today, the Province of Nova Scotia holds His Majesty King Charles III and Her Majesty Queen Camilla in our thoughts. As The King’s representative in Nova Scotia, I send best wishes for healing and recovery following the statement issued by Buckingham Palace regarding His Majesty’s recent diagnosis. King Charles III is widely known for his passion for the environment, youth initiatives, volunteer and military service, and of course, carrying on the established legacy of service. These areas touch the lives of all Nova Scotians and we appreciate the advancements that have been made...