News and events

Recent events and photos

Alberta 55 Plus Winter Games

His Honour presented the Lieutenant Governor's Cup at the closing ceremonies in Lethbridge.  Article


 National Flag of Canada Day

On February 13, Grade 5 students joined His Honour to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Canada's flag.  Article


Speech from the Throne

His Honour opened the Fall session by reading the Government's Speech from the Throne on Monday, November 17th.    Photos    View the Speech


Order of Canada investiture

His Honour presented the insignia of Companion of the Order of Canada to Rt. Hon. Don Mazankowski, on behalf of His Excellency, the Governor General of Canada, on October 25, 2014.  Photos


Alberta Order of Excellence 2014

On Oct 15, His Honour hosted the investiture ceremony for this year's new members of the Alberta Order of Excellence.  Photos  About AOE


Duke of Edinburgh Silver Awards

At McDougall Centre on Oct 11, His Honour presented this prestigious award to a number of accomplished young Albertans.  Photo   About the awards


Royal Lifesaving Society Investiture Ceremony

His Honour presided over the Royal Lifesaving Society's investiture ceremony for brave Albertans at Government House on October 3rd.  Photos


LG's Circle True Awards 2014

In a ceremony that honoured Alberta trailblazers in the field of mental health and addictions, His Honour presented the 3rd Annual True Awards at Government House on Sept 26.  Photos  About the LG's Circle


National Honours Exhibit - Edmonton

On July 1, 2014, the touring Exhibit arrived in Edmonton, connecting Albertans with the stories of outstanding Canadians.   Exhibit  



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