Official Engagements

March 2013


Monday, 04 March

On Monday, 04 March 2013 at 11:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie will be presented with the first set of Easter Seals at a Ceremony to launch the 2013 Easter Seals Campaign at the Husky Energy Easter Seals House.

At 4:30 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception, at Government House, for Rhodes Scholars and invited guests.

Tuesday, 05 March

At 4:30 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception, at Government House, for Rhodes Scholars and invited guests.

Wednesday, 06 March

On Wednesday, 06 March 2013 at 3:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Ceremony and Reception at Government House for the Canadian Forces Liaison Council, at which time His Honour will present awards.

Friday, 08 March

On Friday, 08 March 2013 at 10:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the Swearing-In Ceremony of Mr. Justice David F. Hurley at the Court House.

Sunday, 10 March

On Sunday, 10 March 2013 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend “A Service for the People of the Sea” at George Street United Church.

Monday, 18 March

On Monday, 18 March 2013 at 12:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador will receive, at Government House, executive members of the Benevolent Irish Society who will tender greetings on the occasion of the Festival of St. Patrick.

Tuesday, 19 March

On Tuesday, 19 March 2013, His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, will relinquish his responsibilities as the Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador. Mr. Frank Fagan will take the Oath of Office as Lieutenant Governor and be formally installed in the Office, at a Ceremony to be held at the House of Assembly Chamber at the Confederation Building at 10:00 a.m.

His Honour and Her Honour Jane Furneaux Crosbie extend their deep gratitude and sincere appreciation to all who have assisted them during His Honour’s service as the Lieutenant Governor. They deeply appreciate the kindness shown to them by their fellow Newfoundlanders and Labradorians on countless occasions in all parts of our magnificent Province.

At 4:30 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan will host a Reception at Government House, for invited guests, to mark the occasion of His Honour’s Installation as the 13th Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Monday, 25 March

On Monday, 25 March 2013 at 10:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, will prorogue the First Session of the Forty-Seventh General Assembly of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly.

At 1:35 p.m., His Honour will inspect a Guard of Honour from the Canadian Forces and the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary at the Confederation Building.

At 2:00 p.m., the Lieutenant Governor will deliver the Speech from the Throne to open the Second Session of the Forty-Seventh General Assembly of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Wednesday, 27 March

On Wednesday, 27 March 2013 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Winterset Public Reading at The Rooms.

Thursday, 28 March

On Thursday, 28 March 2013 at 4:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador will present the 2012 Winterset Award at a Ceremony at Government House. Following the Ceremony, His Honour and Her Honour Patricia Fagan will host a Reception at Government House for invited guests.