MANITOBA HIGH SCHOOLS ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION AWARDS CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, June 20, 2019 – 12:00 p.m. Athletes and coaches; students and educators; fans and supporters of Manitoba’s youth – welcome to Government House and this celebration of excellence. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of … Continued

FEDERATED WOMEN’S INSTITUTES OF CANADA 100TH ANNIVERSARY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Wednesday, June 19, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. Inspiring women, women of Manitoba, members of the Federated Women’s Institutes of Canada – welcome to this celebration of a century of bringing women together for change. We are gathered on Treaty One land, … Continued

WREATH LAYING CEREMONY FOR ICELAND INDEPENDENCE DAY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Legislative Building Monday, June 17, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. Friends, people of the North Atlantic and the northern prairies, members of the Jon Sigurdsson chapter of the IODE and the Icelandic Canadian Fron – it’s a pleasure to join you this evening in … Continued

ANNE MAHON CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Manitoba Room, University Centre Monday, June 3, 2019 – 10:30 a.m. Fellow alumni, faculty and staff, friends and supporters of Manitoba’s university – what a great morning this is turning out to be. I begin by acknowledging that the Anishinaabe and Metis people … Continued

ROYAL MANITOBA THEATRE CENTRE – STEVEN SCHIPPER

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, May 30, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. Dear friends, lovers of the theatre and of a province that loves theatre, it’s a pleasure to welcome you to Government House to salute a man who has done so much to build and … Continued

ASIAN HERITAGE MONTH CLOSING CEREMONIES AND SHOWCASE

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Canadian Museum for Human Rights Wednesday, May 29, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. Fellow Manitobans, members and friends of the Asian Heritage Society, it’s a pleasure to join you tonight to celebrate Asian Heritage Month and the cultural richness of the province we love. … Continued

COMMEMORATION OF THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Rotunda, Manitoba Legislative Building Tuesday, May 28, 2019 – 12:00 p.m. Fellow Manitobans, Veterans, MLA’s, members and friends of the Canadian Armed Forces, Canadians united in memory – it is an honour to share in this commemoration of a time of courage, perseverance … Continued

2019 NEGEV GALA

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Centennial Concert Hall Monday, May 27, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. Dear friends and fellow Manitobans, supporters of the Jewish National Fund and admirers of one of Canada’s cultural luminaries – it’s a pleasure to join you for the 2019 Negev Gala. I begin … Continued

MAX RADY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE CONVOCATION

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Brodie Centre727 McDermott Avenue Thursday, May 23, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. Healers, teachers, scientists, faculty, staff and graduates of the Max Rady College of Medicine, thank you for the chance to share in this memorable day. I begin by acknowledging that the Anishinaabe … Continued

WINNIPEG POLICE AWARDS

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Club Regent Event Centre Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. Role models, mentors, leaders — exemplary members and staff of the Winnipeg Police Service – it’s a pleasure to join you today to celebrate the highest standards in public service and leadership. … Continued