Official Engagements

March 2016


Tuesday, 01 March 2016

On Tuesday, 01 March 2016 at 10:30 a.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Patron of the Canadian Red Cross, Newfoundland and Labrador Region and Her Honour Patricia Fagan, will participate in a Ceremony at Government House, to celebrate March as Red Cross Month. Following the Ceremony, a Reception will be held for invited guests.

At 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will receive, at Government House, Captain (N) Christopher Sutherland, Base Commander, Canadian Forces Base Halifax.

Wednesday, 02 March 2016

On Wednesday, 02 March 2016 at 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend and His Honour will present Awards to student participants of the Volunteer Incentive Program of Memorial University of Newfoundland, at a Ceremony at the Bruneau Centre for Innovation and Research.

Friday, 04 March 2016

On Friday, 04 March 2016 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will be presented with the first set of Easter Seals, at a Ceremony to launch the 2016 Easter Seals Campaign, at Government House. Following the Ceremony, a Reception will be held for invited guests.

Tuesday, 08 March 2016

On Tuesday, 08 March 2016 at 1:35 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan will arrive at the Confederation Building, where His Honour will inspect a Guard of Honour from the Canadian Forces and the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary.

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

At 4:00 p.m., Her Honour, as Honorary Patron of the YWCA, will attend the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony, where she will bring Greetings, at the Suncor Energy Fluvarium.

Wednesday, 09 March

On Wednesday, 09 March 2016 at 12:30 p.m., Their Honours will host the YWCA Women of Distinction Award recipients at a Luncheon, at Government House.

Thursday, 10 March 2016

On Thursday, 10 March 2016 at 3:00 p.m., His Honour and Her Honour, as the Honorary Patron of Rainbow Riders, will host a Reception at Government House, in recognition of the supporters of the “Raise It Up for Rainbow Riders” Campaign.

Friday, 11 March 2016

On Friday, 11 March 2016 at 2:00 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception, for invited guests, to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Archbishop Howley Assembly, Knights of Columbus, at Government House.

Monday, 14 March 2016

On Monday, 14 March 2016 at 12:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour Patricia Fagan 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, 15 March 2016

On Tuesday, 15 March 2016 at 2:30 p.m., Their Honours will receive, at Government House, Mr. Steven Giegerich, Consul General of the United States to Canada.

Thursday, 17 March 2016

On Thursday, 17 March 2016 at 2:00 p.m., His Honour, as Honorary Patron of the Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador and Her Honour, will participate in the 2016 Manning Awards Ceremony at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m., Their Honours will host a Reception, at Government House, for the recipients of the Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador 2016 Manning Awards and invited guests.

Friday, 18 March 2016

On Friday, 18 March 2016 at noon, Their Honours will travel to Labrador to attend the 2016 Labrador Winter Games.

At 6:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend the Northern Games Competition.

Saturday, 19 March 2016

On Saturday, 19 March 2016 at 10:00 a.m., Their Honours will attend the Labrathon Competition.

At 12:30 p.m., Their Honours will attend and participate in the Medal Presentations.

At 7:00 p.m., Their Honours will attend and participate in the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Labrador Winter Games.

Monday, 21 March 2016

On Monday, 21 March 2016 at 4:00 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 host a group of Sparks, for a Tea Party at Government House.

At 5:15 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 host a group of Sparks, for a Tea Party at Government House.

Thursday, 24 March 2016

On Thursday, 24 March 2016 at 3:00 p.m., His Honour the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador and Honorary Patron of the BMO Winterset Award and Her Honour Patricia Fagan, will host a Ceremony at Government House, where His Honour will present the 2015 BMO Winterset Award. Following the Ceremony, Their Honours will host a Reception for invited guests.