Official Engagements

May 2012


Tuesday, 01 May 2012

On Tuesday, 01 May 2012 at 11:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, Patron of the Newfoundland and Labrador Division of the CNIB and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Ceremony at Government House to launch May as National Vision Health Month, celebrating CNIB’s Everyday Heroes.

Wednesday, 02 May 2012

On Wednesday, 02 May 2012 at 4:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception for invited guests, at Government House, to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Arts and Letters Awards Program.

Friday, 04 May 2012

Friday, 04 May 2012 at 7:00 p.m., His Honour will attend the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Mess Dinner at the Admiral’s Green, Pippy Park.

Sunday, 06 May 2012

On Sunday, 06 May 2012 at 11:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the Battle of the Atlantic Ecumenical Church Service at George Street United Church. Following the Service, His Honour will take the salute from the Parade on Water Street and participate in the wreath-laying Ceremony at the waterfront.

Tuesday, 08 May 2012

On Tuesday, 08 May 2012 at 4:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will attend the Opening of the Cougar Helicopter Search and Rescue Facility in St. John’s.

Wednesday, 09 May 2012

On Wednesday, 09 May 2012 at 3:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Ceremony and Reception for invited guests at Government House to celebrate the 65th Anniversary of the Canadian Rangers in Canada.

Thursday, 10 May 2012

On Thursday, 10 May 2012 at 11:00 a.m., Their Honours will preside over a Ceremony at the CLB Armoury in which His Honour, as Honorary Chair of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Newfoundland and Labrador, will present the Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Awards of Achievement.

Monday, 14 May 2012

On Monday, 14 May 2012 at 4:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Reception for invited guests at Government House to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Community Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Wednesday, 16 May 2012

On Wednesday, 16 May 2012 at 3:00 p.m., His Honour, as Honorary Chief of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, will present Police Exemplary Service Medals to members of the Constabulary at a Ceremony at Government House. Following the Ceremony, Their Honours will host a Reception for the recipients and other invited guests.

Thursday, 17 May 2012

On Thursday, 17 May 2012 at 8:30 a.m., His Honour will bring Welcoming Greetings at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada National Conference at the St. John’s Convention Centre.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Writers’ Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards Ceremony at the LSPU Hall.

Saturday, 19 May 2012

On Saturday, 19 May 2012 at 8:30 a.m., His Honour will bring Greetings at the Opening Ceremony of the 61st Convention of the Canadian Association of Healthcare Auxiliaries at the Sheraton Hotel.

Tuesday, 22 May 2012

On Tuesday, 22 May 2012 at 7:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Welcoming Dinner for the five National Delegations participating in the Colloque meetings and invited guests at Government House.

Wednesday, 23 May 2012

On Wednesday, 23 May 2012 at 10:30 a.m., Her Honour will host the NONIA Annual Meeting at Government House.

At 5:15 p.m., Their Honours will host a Diamond Jubilee Reception for Members of the House of Assembly at Government House.

Thursday, 24 May 2012

On Thursday, 24 May 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will preside over a Diamond Jubilee Shrub Planting Ceremony on Government House Grounds followed by a Reception for invited guests at Government House.

Saturday, 26 May 2012

On Saturday, 26 May 2012 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts, Presidents’ Dinner at the Battery Hotel.

Tuesday, 29 May 2012

On Tuesday, 29 May 2012 at 3:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will attend the afternoon session of the Spring 2012 Convocation of Memorial University of Newfoundland at the Arts and Culture Centre.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

On Wednesday, 30 May 2012 at 10:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the morning session of the Spring 2012 Convocation of Memorial University of Newfoundland 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 the Spring 2012 Convocation, and other invited guests.

Thursday, 31 May 2012

On Thursday, 31 May 2012 at 2:30 p.m., His Honour as Vice-Prior of the Order of St. John in Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour will attend the Investiture of the Order of St. John at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, where His Honour will invest and promote members into the Order and present life-saving awards. Following the Investiture, Their Honours will host a Reception for recipients and other invited guests at Government House.

At 7:30 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Annual Dinner of St. John Ambulance at the Capital Hotel.