Monday, December 27, 2010

Warm Welcome brothers!

3 of our well known colleagues who are resides in overseas came to Sri Lanka these days.

There are planned to visit Lake View Park Scout Center today (27/12/2010) evening, @ around 5.00pm.

Any guess who are they?

Here you go…..

Saluka Gallella – From Australia

Susiri Weerasinghe – From Japan

Pujitha Kapukotuwa – From Dubai (U.A.E)

Warm Welcome brothers!

(Source: Suminda Withanarachchi)

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Sri Lankan Representation at 18th Australian Rover Moot

B.S.B Karunathilaka,a Rover scout from 1st Kandy Dharmaraja scout Group and member of old Rajans scouts association will be heading to Adelaide, Australia to participate at the 18th Australian National Rover Moot under the invitation of the Australian Scout Association commencing from the 26th December 2010 to 12th January 2011.

He will be participating the event as the only Sri Lankan representative.

He has won the Presidents Scout award in 2003 and the B.P award in 2006, becoming the only B.P Award winner in Sri Lanka in year 2006.

He was also the team leader of the Himalayan expedition team 2007 which reached Mount Everest base camp (5360 m) and the summit of mount kalapathar (5545m) of the Himalayan range in Nepal.


Congratulations and Wishing him all the Very Best of Luck!!!

Friday, December 17, 2010

1st Kandy scouts' Centennial kick-off


'RISGO Centennial 2013' the centenary celebrations of the 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group of Dharmaraja College, Kandy which was formed in the 1913 with the guidance of late Mr. J. H. de Saram, the first native Sinhalese Chief Scout Commissioner of Ceylon, after the birth of the Boy Scout Movement in 1907 in the Brownsea Island, England, will kick-off at the Scout Parents' Day on December 17th at the Dharmaraja auditorium at 3.00 p.m.

To mark the centenary celebrations of the 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group which won the award for `Best Scout Group in Sri Lanka' in 2009 and for many consecutive years, organised the International Scout Jamboree `RISGO Centennial 2013', with the island's first old scout union, Old Rajans Scout Association in grand style

Media Coordinators:

Mr.Ananda Melpitiya - 0718146331

Chaminda Wariyagoda - 0773831798

Suminda Vithanaarachchi - 0777841542

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Scouts Parents and Old Scout Day 2010

Date: 17th December 2010

Time: 3.00 pm onwards

Venue: The College Auditorium

1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group cordially invites to the above occasion to be held under the distinguished Patronage of Prof Rohan Wijekoon, Ast. Director – Department of Agriculture, who is also an Old Rajan Scout.

(Source: Suminda Withanarachchi)