MANITOBA METIS FEDERATION SWEARING-IN CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba MMF 150 Henry Avenue Friday, September 6, 2019 – 11:15 a.m. Friends, Manitobans, representatives of a proud people – welcome to this celebration of service and democracy. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe and the … Continued

2019 MORDEN CORN AND APPLE FESTIVAL OPENING CEREMONY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Eighth Street, Morden Friday, August 23, 2019 – 6:00 p.m. Fellow Manitobans, residents of a beautiful and dynamic part of our province, fans and supporters of a great festival, it’s a pleasure to join you in celebrating community and summer and the bounty … Continued

2019 ROTARY ADVENTURE IN HUMAN RIGHTS

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, August 22, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. Students, leaders, adventurers – welcome to Government House and this celebration of your passion for human rights. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe and the homeland … Continued

71st ANNUAL IPAC NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Fairmont Hotel Monday, August 19, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. Leaders, visionaries and servants of democracy – it is a pleasure to welcome you to Manitoba for this 71st annual Institute of Public Administration Conference. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the … Continued

CANADIAN FEDERATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN 100TH ANNIVERSARY

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Government House Thursday, August 15, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. Leaders, mentors, heroines – members of the Canadian Federation of University Women – welcome to Government House and this centennial celebration of an inspiring organization. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the … Continued

WINKLER HARVEST FESTIVAL DIGNITARY BREAKFAST

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Grace Mennonite Church, Winkler Saturday, August 10, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. Friends, Manitobans, supporters of a great festival and builders of a great community – it’s a pleasure to join you for the Winkler Harvest Festival. We are gathered on Treaty One land, … Continued

ICELANDIC FESTIVAL OF MANITOBA TRADITIONAL PROGRAM

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Gimli Monday, August 5, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. Friends, Manitobans, voyagers on a journey through culture and history – it’s a pleasure to join you for the 130th Icelandic Festival of Manitoba. We are gathered on Treaty One land, on the traditional territory … Continued

PARKS CANADA’S HOMETOWN HEROES: SGT. TOMMY PRINCE

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site Saturday, August 3, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. Friends, Manitobans, it is an honour to join you today in celebrating Manitoba’s Hometown Hero – Sgt. Tommy Prince. I begin by acknowledging that we are gathered at the site … Continued

TEULON CENTENNIAL OPENING CEREMONY/PLAQUE DEDICATION

Remarks by The Honourable Janice Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba Teulon Saturday, June 29, 2019 Friends, Manitobans, builders of a great community – it’s a pleasure for His Honour and I to join you today to celebrate a town that is a great place to come home to, even if when it’s not … 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