Launch of Summer Activities
June 25, 2016 - The Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada invited members of the public to join him for the annual Inspection of the Ceremonial Guard and the launch of Storytime on the grounds of Rideau Hall.
Visit to Fort McMurray
June 24, 2016 - The Governor General and The Countess of Wessex visited the community ofFort McMurray to show their on-going support and to recognize the outstanding work of great Canadians.
Meritorious Service Decorations
June 23, 2016 - The Governor General presented the Meritorious Service Decorations (Civil Division) to 52 recipients from various sectors across the country during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.
National Aboriginal Day
June 21, 2016 - Their Excellencies celebrated the 20th anniversary of National Aboriginal Day at the Woodland Cultural Centre, a former residential school in Brantford, Ontario.
Michener Award and Michener-Deacon Fellowship
June 17, 2016 - Their Excellencies hosted the presentation ceremony of the Michener Award for outstanding public service in journalism, and the Michener-Deacon Fellowships at Rideau Hall.
Canadian Association of Physicists Gala
June 16, 2016 - His Excellency delivered remarks at the Canadian Association of Physicists 2016 Annual Congress Special Recognition Gala, in Ottawa.
Meeting with Prime Minister of Romania
June 15, 2016 - The Governor General of Canada met with His Excellency Dacian Ciolos, Prime Minister of Romania, at Rideau Hall.
Because Mothers Matter Award
June 14, 2016 - Her Excellency Sharon Johnston hosted the second Because Mothers Matter Award for Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters Canada, during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.
2016 Performing Arts Awards Gala
June 11, 2016 - Their Excellencies attended the Governor General's Performing Arts Awards gala at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa.