Monday, February 23, 2009

Farewell and Welcome party

The Old Rajans Scout Association is organizing a Special Dinner party to honor and to bid farewell to Mr Sarath Mathararachchi, our former Group Scout Leader, who has been appointed as District Commissioner for Kandy District Scouts. Mr Mathararachchi is a pioneer member of ORSA, and is currently serving as an Advisor to the Association as well.

The Old Rajans Scout Association will also take this opportunity to welcome Mr Manjula Wijesiriwardene, our new Group Scout Leader.

The event will be held on Saturday the 28th of February, from 5.30 onwards at Devon Rest, Ampitiya Road, Kandy.

ORSA kindly invite all the well wishers to participate on this special occasion.

Friday, February 20, 2009

BP’s Day Celebration - Tree plantation Project and Shramadana campaign

In order to celebrate the 152nd BP’s Day this year, ORSA is organizing a tree planting project and shramadana campaign.

Trees will be planted by the past teachers who served the Dharmaraja Scout Group as Scout masters.

Date: Sunday 22nd February 2009
Venue: Lake View Park Scout Center
Time: 9.00 am onwards

Monday, February 16, 2009

Photos from Dhana Ceremony

As per the tradition, The Old Rajans Scout Association and 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout group started their annual calendar with Pirith and Dhana ceremony.


The Prith Chanting was held on 17th January evening and Dhana was on 18th January at Lake View Park International Scouts Centre.


Here are some of the photos took from Dhana ceremony .











Friday, February 13, 2009

4th Committee meeting of the ORSA

The 4th committee meeting of the ORSA is scheduled as follows.

Date : Sunday, 15th February 2009
Time : 3 Pm onwards
Venue : OBU Headquarters, Kandy

All committee members are invited.


Source: Eranda Rajapakshe – The Secretary

Annual Programme - 2009

Following briefly describe the Annual Programme Plan for year 2009.


January:

Prith and Dhana


February:

B.P Day Celebration


March:

Fundraising project


April:

Awurudu Pola and Awurudu Ulela


May:

Annual trip (2 days)


June:

Dansela

Founders Day Celebration


July:

Cricket Match


August:

A Tree Plantation Project


September:

Annual Trip (1 day)


October:

Parents and Old Scout day Competitions


November:

Annual General Meeting


Tuesday, February 03, 2009

Foundation stone laying Ceremony for the Headquarters building of the ORSA

The foundation stone laying ceremony for the headquarters building of the Old Rajans Scout Association, will be held on Monday February 9 at the Lakeview Park International Scout Centre.

The Building project is a brainchild of Nalaka Weerasinghe, a distinguished old scout and the President and CEO of Canada Wide Immigration and Settlement Inc., Toronto, Canada.

He will be paricipate for the ceremony as the chief guest.

Source: Suminda Withanarachchi