Friday, June 15, 2018
The Honourable Al Hawkins, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour, and Bernard Davis, MHA for Virginia Waters-Pleasantville, joined leaders of the Muslim Association of Newfoundland and Labrador for a prayer service during Ramadan at the Masjid-an-Noor Mosque in St. John’s. Pictured are, from left: MHA Davis, Minister Hawkins, Mansoor Pirzada, Haseen Khan, Moein Shahwan, and Kamrul Islam.
Friday, June 08, 2018
Photo: Indigenous leaders and elected officials attending the Indigenous Leaders Roundtable included: Front (l-r): Isabella Pain and President Johannes Lampe, Nunatsiavut; Jennifer Hefler-Elson, Labrador Friendship Centre; Dorothy George, Newfoundland Native Women’s Association; Honourable Premier Dwight Ball; Kim Campbell-McLean, AnânauKatiget Tumingit Regional Inuit Women’s Association; Todd Russell, NunatuKavut Community Council; Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister, Children, Seniors and Social Development; Peter Penashue, Innu Nation. Back (l-r): David Wells, Mi’kmaq First Nations Assembly of Newfoundland; Chief Brendan Mitchell, Qalipu First Nation; Patrick Park Tighe, People of the Dawn Friendship Centre; Randy Edmunds, Parliamentary Assistant to the Premier; Bart Jack, Innu Nation; Ivan White, Flat Bay Indian Band; Honourable Gerry Byrne, Minister, Fisheries and Land Resources; Scott Reid, MHA, St. George’s-Humber; and Sharon Williston, Newfoundland Aboriginal Women’s Network. Missing from photo were: Chris Sheppard, St. John’s Native Friendship Centre; Honourable John Haggie, Minister, Health and Community Services; John Finn, MHA, Stephenville-Port au Port; Chief Misel Joe and Teresa O’Keefe, Miawpukek First Nation, Alison White, Qalipu First Nation; Mark Browne, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation; and Gerry Osmond, Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation.
Monday, June 04, 2018
Photo: The Honourable Lisa Dempster (right), Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development Minister (CSSD) joined Tina Auchinleck-Ryan, President of Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador (RNL) to sign a proclamation marking June as Recreation Month. Joining them are (Back L-R) Linda Roberts, Recreation Consultant, CSSD; Dawn Sharpe, Recreation Practitioners/Facilities Representation, RNL; Stephanie O’Brien, Eat Great and Participate Coordinator, RNL; Pam Mills, Recreation Specialist, RNL; Gary Milley, Executive Director, RNL; Megan Cummings, Recreation Specialist, RNL; Carla Sullivan, Physical Activity Coordinator, RNL; Michelle Hunt, Operations Manager, RNL and Sara Tucker, Administrative Coordinator, RNL.