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Scout Investiture – 2015

  “The investiture ceremony is the time when a Scout, by means of the words of the Scout Promise, publicly announces their commitment to the Scout Law. At the ceremony, the Scout makes the Promise to the Scouts and Scouters of their troop and to all the Scouts of the world. It is once the recruit has made the promise that he is a Scout.” An Investiture for the newly joined recruits was held on Saturday the 7th of March 2015 and 6 new recruits got invested and were welcomed by the Group Scout Leader and the Scout Leader. The investiture is the beginning of a special time in a young person’s life. Scout-aged children are entering the stage of life when they desire to break away from their parents, find out about the world, and try to shape their own identity in it. It is Scouting’s desire that a major part of the identity that these young people form is that of being a Scout. For most Scouts, making the...

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SINGITHI SCOUTS AT STC

SINGITHI SCOUTS AT STC

Opening a new chapter in Sri Lankan Scouting… Click here to view the Gallery for Singithi Scouts’ Investiture Ceremony The Inaugural Investiture Ceremony for the first batch of Singithi Scouts took place on the 13th of November 2014 at S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia under the distinguished patronage of the First Lady, Madam Shiranthi Rajapaksa who graced this memorable occasion as the Chief Guest. This concept, known internationally as Beaver Scouts, comes from the World Organisation of the Scout Movement, which encourages all students between five and a half years to seven years to experience Scouting. S. Thomas’ College was selected to host this ceremony and also to initiate the Singithi Scout movement in Sri Lanka, as it has been actively involved in Cub Scouting for the past 90 years. It has nurtured and developed many boys to be independent, obedient, useful and model citizens, to face any circumstance with courage. The initial letter regarding initiating the proceedings of this process was sent by the present Chief Commissioner of Sri...

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OFFICIAL THEME SONG OF THE COLOMBO CENTENARY INTERNATIONAL SCOUT JAMBOREE (CCISJ) 2014 RELEASED!

OFFICIAL THEME SONG OF THE COLOMBO CENTENARY INTERNATIONAL SCOUT JAMBOREE (CCISJ) 2014 RELEASED!

The Official Theme Song of the Colombo Centenary International Scout Jamboree was launched on the 16th of July 2014… Lyrics by: Mrs. Wathsala Wijewickrema (Group Scout Leader – 16th Colombo Scout Group) Music by: Bathiya and Santhush (BnS) Sung by: Ms. Harindri, Cubs and Scouts of 16th Colombo Music Video by: Nisal Bulathsinghala and Sidath Gajanayaka This video is the sole property of the 16th Colombo Scout Troop of S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka. Our sincere acknowledgements go to the Scout Media Unit of the SLSA and the Colombo District Branch for providing footage of National and District events. Lyrics: -© THOMIAN SCOUT GRAPHICS INC. 2014...

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