Friday, August 14, 2009

Some scenes from today's visit to Moncton of Her Excellency The Rt. Hon. Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada

Canada's Governor General visited Moncton today for various events. At 11 a.m. at Moncton City Hall, she participated in a ceremony that saw the raising of the Acadian flag in honour of the Acadian National Holiday tomorrow - August 15.

Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe Member of Parliament Brian Murphy chatting with Ruben Cohen.

The crowd anxiously awaits her visit!

This little girl presented Her Excellency with a bouquet of flowers.

Moncton Mayor George LeBlanc and his wife Kathy walking down the red carpet to greet Her Excellency.

Here she comes!

And there she is!

Here, Moncton City Clerk Barb Quigley welcomes the Governor General.

1 comment:

Ray Hiltz said...

Thanks for the great photos, Brian. I'm glad it was a beautiful day. Makes me really miss Moncton.