Official Engagements

October 2012


Tuesday, 02 October

On Tuesday, 02 October 2012 at 2:30 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie will meet with the Omega Forum of the Alberta Chapter of YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) at Government House.

Wednesday, 03 October

On Wednesday, 03 October 2012 at 11:00 a.m., His Honour will host a Courtesy Visit by Captain (N) Angus Topshee, Base Commander CFB Halifax, at Government House.

At 2:30 p.m., His Honour and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will attend a Reception on the occasion of the 2012 Army Reserve Recognition Day at The Fort Pepperell Mess.

Thursday, 04 October

On Thursday, 04 October 2012 at 3:30 p.m., Their Honours, along with Senator George Furey, will participate in a Ceremony at Government House, for invited guests, at which time His Honour will present Diamond Jubilee Medals.

Tuesday, October 09

On Tuesday, 09 October 2012 at 11:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Courtesy Visit by the IODE National President, Mrs. Ann Dyer and other IODE members, at Government House.

Friday, October 12

On Friday, 12 October 2012 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Canadian Forces Station St. John’s Annual Mess Dinner at the Combined Mess in Pleasantville. Her Honour will be Guest Speaker.

Monday, October 15

On Monday, 15 October 2012 at 1:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Courtesy Visit by Captain Novikov of the Russian Ship, “Kruzenshtern”, at Government House.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Dinner, at Government House, for invited guests to celebrate the Investiture of new Members to the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Tuesday, October 16

On Tuesday, 16 October 2012 at 10:00 a.m., His Honour will preside over the Investiture of new Members to The Order of Newfoundland and Labrador at a Ceremony, at Government House.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend a Reception onboard the Russian Ship, “Kruzenshtern”.

Wednesday, October 17

On Wednesday, 17 October 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend a Ceremony at The Rooms, where His Honour will present Commissions, 30 year Service Bars and Exemplary Service Medals to Officers of the Division of Corrections and Community Services of the Department of Justice.

At 3:30 p.m., following the Ceremony, Their Honours will host a Reception at Government House for invited guests.

Thursday, October 18

On Thursday, 18 October 2012 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Town of Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal Ceremony, at which time His Honour will present a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Friday, October 19

On Friday, 19 October 2012 at 12:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Luncheon, at Government House, for the recipients of Honorary Degrees of the 2012 Fall Convocation of Memorial University of Newfoundland and other invited guests.

Sunday, October 21

On Sunday, 21 October 2012 at 1:00 p.m., His Honour will participate in a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal Ceremony in Gander.

Thursday, October 25

On Thursday, 25 October 2012 at 4:30 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will host a Reception at Government House for participants of the World Energy Cities Partnership Annual General Meeting and invited guests.

Friday, October 26

On Friday, 26 October 2012 at 10:30 a.m., His Honour will receive the first Poppy from the Remembrance Committee NL, Provincial Command, Royal Canadian Legion and sign a Proclamation launching the 2012 Poppy Campaign.

At 8:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra Hibernia Gala at the Arts & Culture Centre.

Monday, October 29

On Monday, 29 October 2012 at 3:30 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will attend and His Honour will participate in the Grand Opening of the John C. Crosbie Library at Easter Seals House.

Tuesday, October 30

On Tuesday, 30 October 2012 at 3:30 p.m., Their Honours will attend a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Ceremony at the Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland, for the recipients of the Canadian Merchant Navy Association, at which time His Honour will present Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medals.

Wednesday, October 31

On Wednesday, 31 October 2012 at 3:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Ceremony at Government House, for invited guests, at which time His Honour will present Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medals.

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