Celebrate the New Year with the Lieutenant Governor

Albertans are invited to mark the beginning of 2012 at the Lieutenant Governor’s annual New Year’s Day levee.

His Honour, Col. (Ret’d) the Honourable Donald S. Ethell and Her Honour Linda Ethell will be welcoming members of the public to Government House in Edmonton on Sunday, January 1. The levee is an open house that offers the opportunity to meet and have a photo taken with the Lieutenant Governor and Mrs. Ethell, view historic Government House and enjoy music and light refreshments. Visitors will also have the opportunity to write a postcard for Canadian Forces members serving overseas and to sign a book of congratulations to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee year.

Event details:
1:30 to 3:30 pm, Sunday, January 1, 2012
Government House, 12845 - 102 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
(located beside the Royal Alberta Museum)

Note: Admission to the event is free and the levee is suitable for all ages. Tickets/RSVPs are not required. Free parking is available. Government House is handicapped accessible.

For more information call (780) 427-7243 or visit www.lieutenantgovernor.ab.ca

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Media inquiries may be directed to:

Janet Resta
Communications Officer
Office of the Lieutenant Governor
780-427-9222