Official Engagements

May 2008

Thursday, 22 May 2008

On Thursday, 22 May 2008, at 11:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, will receive at Government House His Excellency Tsuneo Nishida, Ambassador of Japan to Canada.

At 2:00 p.m., His Honour will present Long Service Awards to Regular Members, Civilian Members and Public Servants of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police at a Ceremony at the RCMP Headquarters Building, White Hills.

Saturday, 24 May 2008

On Saturday, 24 May 2008, at 11:00 a.m., The Lieutenant Governor, Honorary Chair of the Provincial Council for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Program in Newfoundland and Labrador, will present Silver Awards at a Ceremony at the D.F. Cook Recital Hall, Memorial University.

Tuesday, 27 May 2008

On Tuesday, 27 May 2008, at 8:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, will attend a breakfast honouring the Chancellor’s Award Nominees, at R. Gushue Hall, Memorial University.

At 2:30 p.m.,The Lieutenant Governor, Patron of the Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards, will present the 2008 Writers' Alliance Book Awards at a Ceremony at Government House. Following the Ceremony, he and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Reception for recipients and invited guests.

Wednesday, 28 May 2008

On Wednesday, 28 May 2008, at 10:00 a.m., at 10:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the morning session of the Spring 2008 Convocation of the Memorial University of Newfoundland at the Arts and Culture Centre.

At 3:00 p.m., The Lieutenant Governor and Mrs. Crosbie will attend the afternoon session of Convocation at the Arts and Culture Centre.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Dinner at Government House for the recipients of honorary degrees at Memorial University’s Spring 2008 Convocation, and other invited guests.

Thursday, 29 May 2008

On Thursday, 29 May 2008, at 10:00 a.m., the Lieutenant Governor and Mrs. Crosbie will attend the morning session of Convocation at the Arts and Culture Centre.

At 3:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the afternoon session of Convocation at the Arts and Culture Centre.

At 5:30 p.m., The Lieutenant Governor will receive at Government House Brigadier-General R.G. Parsons, OMM, CD, Commander Land Forces Atlantic Area.

Friday, 30 May 2008

On Friday, 30 May 2008, at 10:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the morning session of Convocation at the Arts and Culture Centre.

Saturday, 31 May 2008

From Saturday, 31 May, to Monday, 2 June 2008, His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will be in Quebec City to participate in the annual Conference of Lieutenant Governors and Commissioners.