CANADA SUMMER GAMES CLOSING RECEPTION

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Pinnacle Club, Investors Group Field Sunday, August 13, 2017 – 12:00 p.m. Your Excellency, friends and supporters of the Canada Summer Games, believers in the power of sport and the potential of youth – welcome to the finale of a wonderful two weeks. … Continued

SILOAM MISSION 30th ANNIVERSARY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, August 10, 2017 – 5:00 p.m. Builders of shelter, builders of hope, members of the Siloam Mission family, it is a pleasure to welcome you to Government House to celebrate 30 years of caring and commitment. We are gathered on … Continued

ICELANDIC FESTIVAL OF MANITOBA TRADITIONAL PROGRAM

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Gimli Park, Main Stage Monday, August 7, 2017 – 2:00 p.m. Distinguished guests, fellow Manitobans, members and friends of the Vestur Islendingar community, it is a pleasure to join you again to celebrate the rich traditions of one of my favourite places in … Continued

CANADA’S NATIONAL UKRAINIAN FESTIVAL OPENING CEREMONIES

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Vermillion Park, Dauphin Friday, August 4, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. Your Excellency, distinguished guests, leaders, volunteers, lovers of music and dance, people of the prairie and of the steppe, friends of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival, bitemo and welcome to three days of celebration. … Continued

DAUPHIN TREE PLANTING CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Vermillion Park, Dauphin Friday, August 4, 2017 – 3:00 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, builders of a vibrant community, it’s a pleasure to join you today for this celebration of natural beauty and faith in the future. We are gathered here on Treaty Two territory, … Continued

4H JAPAN HOMESTAY PROGRAM

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, August 3, 2017 – 12:00 p.m. Students, chaperones and hosts; friends of the Manitoba 4-H Council and the York-Benimaru Foundation; believers in the importance of international friendship and understanding – welcome to Government House. We are gathered here on Treaty … Continued

MANITOBA METIS FEDERATION SWEARING-IN CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba 150 Henry Avenue Wednesday, August 2, 2017 – 11:00 a.m. Advocates, representatives, members of the Manitoba Metis Federation – it’s a pleasure to join you today at this celebration of leadership and public service. We are gathered here on Treaty One territory, on … Continued

CANADA SUMMER GAMES OPENING CEREMONIES

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba MTS Centre Friday, July 28, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. Prime Minister, Premier, platform guests, volunteers, athletes and coaches, dreamers of powerful dreams and doers of great deeds, welcome to the 2017 Canada Summer Games. Je vous souhaite la bienvenue aux Jeux du Canada … Continued

GIMLI FILM FESTIVAL OPENING CEREMONIES

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Johnson Hall, Waterfront Centre, Gimli Wednesday, July 26, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. Volunteers, board, sponsors, staff, movie buffs and fans of a beautiful and vibrant Manitoba community, it’s a pleasure to join you tonight to celebrate a magical art form and the people … Continued

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