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Governor General's Last Week

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September 27, 2010 

Governor General’s Last Week of Official Activities 

OTTAWA—During her last week as 27th Governor General of Canada, Her Excellency Michaëlle Jean will attend the following official activities and functions in Ottawa: 

Tuesday, September 28

10 a.m.
Reopening of the National Capital Commission’s Greenhouses
Speech from Her Excellency
Rideau Hall

Reception Hosted by the Speakers of the Senate and the House of Commons
Speech from Her Excellency
Parliament of Canada
OPEN TO MEDIA—Opening remarks only. 

Wednesday, September 29

1 p.m.
Military Parade by the Canadian Forces in Tribute to the Governor General
Speech from Her Excellency
Canadian War Museum

Thursday, September 30

3:30 p.m.
Tree Planting Ceremony Commemorating the End of the Mandate
Rideau Hall


For more information about the Governor General’s activities,
please contact Marie-Ève Létourneau at the Rideau Hall Press Office.

Media information
Marie-Ève Létourneau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-302-0912 (cell)