GOVERNOR GENERAL’S SOVEREIGN’S MEDAL FOR VOLUNTEERS

September 21, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Monday, September 21, 2020 – 5:00 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, volunteers – on behalf of Her Excellency, the Right Honourable Julie Payette, welcome to Government House for this national celebration of volunteer service. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the … Continued

ORDER OF MANITOBA INVESTITURE CEREMONY

September 10, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Manitoba Legislative Building Thursday, September 10, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. Fellow Manitobans, dreamers and seekers, builders and nurturers, friends and mentors – it’s a great pleasure to share this special moment with you all today. The annual investiture ceremony for new members of … Continued

Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Historical Preservation and Promotion

September 8, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, preservers of memory and wisdom – welcome to Government House for this celebration of history and the people who keep it alive. I like to acknowledge that the Anishinaabe and Metis people … Continued

CORRECTIONS EXEMPLARY SERVICE MEDAL

September 3, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, September 3, 2020 – 2:00 p.m. Fellow Manitobans, protectors of public security, members of Canada’s correctional services – welcome to Government House for this celebration of diligence, dedication and professionalism. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional … Continued

BUHLER CENTRE AT SILOAM MISSION GRAND OPENING

August 12, 2020

Video Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Siloam Mission Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 10:00 a.m. Friends, Manitobans, members of a community of caring and compassion, it’s a pleasure to join you electronically as you celebrate hope and faith in a year when we need them both. This year, as … Continued

CANADA’S NATIONAL UKRAINIAN FESTIVAL

July 31, 2020

Video Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Dauphin Manitoba Friday, July 31, 2020 – 7:00 p.m. Lovers of colour and artistry, music and memories – it’s time to take a virtual trip to the beautiful home of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival. Every summer for 55 years, lovers of Ukrainian … Continued

REDEDICATION OF THE MANITOBA LEGISLATIVE BUILDING

July 15, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba South Lawn Manitoba Legislative Building July 15, 2020 – 1:30 p.m. Dignitaries, special guests, friends, fellow Manitobans, keepers of distance and keepers of faith, hope and wisdom – what a pleasure it is to come together again to celebrate the province we call … Continued

QUANTUM COLLECTION

March 12, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, March 19, 2020 – 5:00 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, patrons and creators of art, it’s a pleasure to join you today in welcoming a wonderful addition to Government House. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of … Continued

COMMONWEALTH DAY

March 9, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Monday, March 9, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. Friends, fellow Manitobans, advocates for international understanding and co-operation – it’s a pleasure to join you in celebrating Commonwealth Day during this very special year. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the … Continued

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

March 9, 2020

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Rotunda, Legislative Building Monday, March 9, 2020 Fellow Canadians, representatives of the people of Manitoba, members of Generation Equality – it’s a pleasure to join you in celebrating International Women’s Day. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of … Continued