Official Engagements

October 2014


Thursday, 02 October 2014

On Thursday, 02 October 2014 at 4:30 p.m., Her Honour will participate in a Plaque Unveiling and host, at Government House, a Reception in honour of the 100th Anniversary of the formation of the Patriotic Association of the Women of Newfoundland, followed at 6:00 p.m. by a public performance, on the grounds of Government House, by the Royal Newfoundland Regiment Band.

Friday, 03 October 2014

On Friday, 03 October 2014 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Newfoundland Historical Society’s Symposium Lecture; “The British Empire at War” - Mobilizing Newfoundland, at The Rooms.

Saturday, 04 October 2014

On Saturday, 04 October 2014 at 4:30 p.m., His Honour, as Honorary Colonel of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, and Her Honour will attend an Assembly of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment First and Second Battalions, at the Junior Ranks Mess, Pleasantville.

Sunday, 05 October 2014

On Sunday, 05 October 2014 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend a commemoration of the 1st Newfoundland Regiment’s March to the Florizel.

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

On Tuesday, 14 October 2014 at 8:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan, will attend the ExxonMobil Opening Night Gala Screening of “October Gale” at the Arts and Culture Centre.

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

On Wednesday, 15 October 2014 at 6:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception, at Government House, for delegates attending, in St. John’s, the Annual Conference of the Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice.

Thursday, 16 October 2014

On Thursday, 16 October 2014 at 2:00 p.m., His Honour will present Police Exemplary Service Medals to members of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary at a Ceremony at Government House. Following the Ceremony, Their Honours will host a Reception for the recipients and other invited guests.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend a Nunatsiavut Event and Reception at The Rooms.

Friday, 17 October 2014

On Friday, 17 October 2014 at 12:15 p.m., Their Honours will host a Luncheon, at Government House, for the recipients of Honorary Degrees of the Fall 2014 Convocation of Memorial University of Newfoundland and other invited guests.

At 7:00 p.m., His Honour, as Honorary Chief and Her Honour will attend the Annual Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Commissioned Officers and Senior Managers Mess Dinner at the Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander W. Anthony Paddon Building.

Saturday, 18 October 2014

On Saturday, 18 October 2014 at 6:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Health Care Foundation’s Eleganza 2014 at the Delta St. John’s Hotel and Conference Centre.

Sunday, 19 October 2014

On Sunday, 19 October 2014 at 3:00 p.m., His Honour, as Honorary Patron and Her Honour will attend The Church Lads Brigade’s 122nd Anniversary divine service at the Anglican Cathedral. Following the service, His Honour will take the Salute at the march past and bring Greetings prior to dismissal.

Monday, 20 October 2014

On Monday, 20 October 2014 at 2:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan, will attend a Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Ceremony to highlight the Graduation Ride and to celebrate the Retirement of one of the Mounted Unit horses, Vince, at the Stables on Government House grounds.

Friday, 24 October 2014

On Friday, 24 October 2014 at 10:30 a.m., Their Honours will attend and His Honour will bring Greetings during a Commemoration Ceremony for the Afghanistan Memorial Vigil at the Confederation Building.

At 1:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception, at Government House, for the Board of Governors of the University of the Arctic on the occasion of their visit to St. John’s.

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

Saturday, 25 October and Sunday, 26 October 2014

On Saturday, 25 October and Sunday, 26 October 2014, Their Honours will attend the 2nd Battalion Royal Newfoundland Regiment Section Competition being held at the Cambrai Armoury in Stephenville.

Monday, 27 October 2014

On Monday, 27 October 2014 at 4:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan will host a Reception, at Government House, in honour of the 2014 Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Police Studies Graduates.

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

On Wednesday, 29 October 2014 at 2:30 p.m., Their Honours will host a Ceremony, at Government House, for the Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic Region and His Honour will present Exemplary Service Medals. Following the Ceremony, Their Honours will host a Reception for invited guests.

Thursday, 30 October 2014

On Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 12:00 p.m., Her Honour, as Vice-Regal Patron, will host the Bannerman Park Foundation Annual General Meeting and Reception, at Government House.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Conception Bay South Monument of Honour Appreciation Dinner at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 50, Kelligrews, CBS.

Friday, 31 October 2014

On Friday, 31 October 2014 at 9:30 a.m., Their Honours will receive, at Government House, the Remembrance Committee NL, Provincial Command, Royal Canadian Legion. His Honour will be presented with the first Poppy and sign a Proclamation launching the 2014 Poppy Campaign.

From 5:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m., Their Honours will be receiving children at Government House for Halloween.