Official Engagements

October 2009

Sunday, 4 October 2009

On Sunday, 4 October 2009, at 10:30 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will attend a special Service of Celebration at St. Mary’s Church to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of The Anglican Parish of St. Mary the Virgin. His Honour will read a scripture lesson.

Monday, 5 October 2009

On Monday, 5 October 2009, at 12 noon, The Lieutenant Governor and Mrs. Crosbie will join Porter Airlines at St. John’s International Airport to celebrate their St. John’s inaugural flight.

Tuesday, 13 October 2009

On Tuesday, 13 October 2009, at 10:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, will receive members of Newfoundland and Labrador Command of The Royal Canadian Legion at Government House, where he will sign a proclamation designating November 1st to November 11th as "Remembrance Period".

Thursday, 15 October 2009

On Thursday, 15 October 2009, at 5:30 p.m., The Lieutenant Governor and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will be guests of Dr. Christopher Loomis, President and Vice-Chancellor Pro Tempore of Memorial University of Newfoundland, at a pre-lecture Dinner in honour of Dr. Theodore Dalrymple, at the Senior Common Room, R. Gushue Hall, Memorial University. Following the dinner, at 7:30 p.m., Their Honours will attend the 2009 John Kenneth Galbraith Lecture in Public Policy, to be delivered by Dr. Dalrymple, in the Inco Innovation Centre Lecture Theatre.

Friday, 16 October 2009

On Friday, 16 October 2009, at 2:00 p.m., The Lieutenant Governor, Honorary Chair of the Provincial Council for The Duke of Edinburgh=s Award Program in Newfoundland and Labrador, and Mrs. Crosbie will attend a Ceremony at St. Pius X Church where His Honour will present Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Awards of Achievement.

Friday, 23 October 2009

On Friday, 23 October 2009, at 12:30 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Dinner at Government House for the recipients of honorary degrees at the Fall 2009 Convocation of Memorial University of Newfoundland.

At 7:30 p.m., Their Honours will Honours will attend the evening session of Convocation at the Arts and Culture Centre.

Monday, 26 October 2009

On Monday, 26 October 2009, at 10:30 a.m., Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host the annual Government House Fall Bulb Planting followed by a lunch for the volunteer gardeners.

Tuesday, 27 October 2009

On Tuesday, 27 October 2009, at 5:45 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Mrs. Crosbie will attend Memorial University’s 28th Annual Alumni Tribute Awards Gala at R. Gushue Hall.

Thursday, 29 October 2009

On Thursday, 29 October 2009, at 6:30 p.m., The Lieutenant Governor will be a guest of Lieutenant-Colonel C.M. Conway, Wing Commander of 9 Wing Gander, at a Mess Dinner at Hotel Gander. Mr. Crosbie will be the Guest Speaker.

Friday, 30 October 2009

On Friday, 30 October 2009, at 8:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra’s 19th Big Ticket Gala at the Arts and Culture Centre.