COMMEMORATION OF THE SIGNING OF THE PEGUIS-SELKIRK TREATY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Neeginan Centre Tuesday, July 18, 2017 – 11:00 a.m. Friends, Manitobans, believers in the spirit of reconciliation and cooperation, it is an honour to join you today for this commemoration of one of the founding events in the history of land we call … Continued

55th COMMONWEALTH PARLIAMENTARY ASSOCIATION CANADIAN REGIONAL CONFERENCE

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Monday, July 17, 2017 – 6:30 p.m. Servants of democracy, voices of the people, parliamentarians – welcome to Government House and the 55th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Canadian Regional Conference. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of … Continued

BIRDS HILL PARK 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Overlook Site, Birds Hill Saturday, July 15, 2017 – 9:30 a.m. Lovers of birdsong, fans of prairie skies, friends of Manitoba’s most popular provincial park – welcome to this celebration of 50 years of natural beauty. We are gathered here on Treaty One … Continued

ORDER OF MANITOBA INVESTITURE CEREMONY 2017

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Legislative Building Thursday, July 13, 2017 – 4:00 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, people of passion and vision, welcome to this celebration of the spirit that brings life to our province. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe … Continued

CANADA DAY OPENING CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Assiniboine Park Saturday, July 1, 2017 – 3:30 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, Canadians – welcome to a party that’s been 150 years in the making. We are gathered here on Treaty One territory, on the traditional lands of the Anishinaabe and the homeland of … Continued

CANADA DAY CITIZENSHIP COURT CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Saturday, July 1, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, Canadians by birth and by choice – welcome to Government House and this celebration of citizenship. We are gathered here on Treaty One territory, on the traditional lands of … Continued

RIVERS WETLAND CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE GRAND OPENING

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Rivers Friday, June 9, 2017 – 1:30 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, explorers and protectors of our natural heritage, it’s a pleasure to join you today to celebrate this symbol of rebirth and resilience. We are gathered on Treaty Two land, the traditional territory of … Continued

RIVERS TRAIN STATION 100TH ANNIVERSARY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Rivers Train Station Friday, June 9, 2017 – 11:30 a.m. Friends, Manitobans, lovers and protectors of our cultural heritage, it’s a pleasure to join you today at this historic treasure. We are gathered on Treaty Two land, the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe … Continued

RCMP MUSICAL RIDE – THE MANITOBA SUMMER FAIR

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Keystone Centre, Brandon Thursday, June 8, 2017 – 7:30 p.m. Fellow Manitobans, lovers of horses and horsemanship, fans of a great festival and a beloved Canadian tradition, it’s a pleasure to welcome you to the Manitoba Summer Fair and tonight’s performance. We are … Continued

30th ANNUAL CANADIAN STUDENT HEALTH RESEARCH FORUM

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Wednesday, June 7, 2017 – 5:00 p.m. Explorers, dreamers, builders, scientists and friends of science, welcome to Government House and this celebration of the 30th annual Canadian Student Health Research Forum. We are gathered here on Treaty One territory, on the … Continued