Official Engagements

December 2015


Tuesday, 01 December 2015

On Tuesday, 01 December 2015 at 5:30 p.m., Her Honour Patricia Fagan, as Patron and Honorary President of the Girl Guides of Canada – Guides du Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Division, will participate with invited Brownies and Leaders in the decorating of a Christmas Tree in the front foyer of Government House.

Wednesday, 02 December 2015

On Wednesday, 02 December 2015 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Christmas Reception, for invited guests, at Government House.

Thursday, 03 December 2015

On Thursday, 03 December 2015 at 11:00 a.m., Their Honours will host, at Government House, a Ceremony to celebrate the Independent Living Resource Centre’s 2015 United Nations International Day for Persons with Disabilities. Following the Ceremony, Their Honours will host a Reception for invited guests.

At 6:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Canadian Cancer Society’s 20th Annual Festival of Trees Gala at the Delta Hotel, St. John’s.

Friday, 04 December 2015

On Friday, 04 December 2015 at 2:30 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of the Caribou Memorial Veterans Pavilion.

At 6:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend a Christmas Party at the Charwood Legion Manor in Carbonear.

Saturday, 05 December 2015

On Saturday, 05 December 2015 at 7:30 p.m., Their Honours will attend Shallaway – Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus Annual Christmas Concert at Cochrane Street United Church.

Tuesday, 08 December 2015

On Tuesday, 08 December 2015 at 7:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan, will host a Christmas Reception, for invited guests, at Government House.

Wednesday, 09 December 2015

On Wednesday, 09 December 2015 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of the Masonic Park Nursing Home.

At 4:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Christmas Reception, at Government House, in honour of the residents of Daffodil Place.

At 7:30 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Faculty of Medicine’s Holiday Open House at the Medical Education Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Thursday, 10 December 2015

On Thursday, 10 December 2015 at 1:30 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of St. Patrick’s Mercy Home.

At 3:30 p.m., Their Honours will host a Ceremony, at Government House, for the Newfoundland and Labrador Human Rights Commission’s Inaugural Human Rights Award. Following the Ceremony, a Reception will be held for invited guests.

Friday, 11 December 2015

On Friday, 11 December 2015 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of the St. John’s Long Term Care Facility.

Sunday, 13 December 2015

On Sunday, 13 December 2015 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Opera on the Avalon Christmas Spectacular Concert at Gower Street United Church.

Monday, 14 December 2015

On Monday, 14 December 2015 at 11:00 a.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan, will host the Swearing-In Ceremony of the 13th Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, The Honourable Dwight Ball, and Members of his Cabinet.

At 2:30 p.m., Their Honours will host an Afternoon Tea, at Government House, for seniors residing at the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge, the St. John’s Long Term Care Facility, Chancellor Park and Hillcrest Estates.

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

On Tuesday, 15 December 2015 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of the Agnes Pratt Home.

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

On Wednesday, 16 December 2015 at 2:30 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of Saint Luke’s Homes.

Thursday, 17 December 2015

On Thursday, 17 December 2015 at 2:30 p.m., Their Honours will make a Christmas visit to the residents and staff of the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Christmas Reception, for invited guests, at Government House.

Friday, 18 December 2015

On Friday, 18 December 2015 at 10:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the Swearing-In Ceremony of the Members of the House of Assembly, at Confederation Building.

At 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the House of Assembly for the Election of the Speaker of the House, at Confederation Building.

Sunday, 20 December 2015

On Sunday, 20 December 2015 at 11:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend Cochrane Street United Church for the Worship Service of Lessons and Carols and His Honour will read a Lesson.

From 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Their Honours will welcome members of the public to a Christmas Levee at Government House.