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Virtual Camp

Virtual Camp

The 16th Colombo Scout Troop successfully conducted Sri Lanka's first ever virtual camp.

SDG Awareness Session – June 6th 2020

SDG Awareness Session – June 6th 2020

A session was held by Dr. Asanka Eriyawa, the Asst. Headquarters Commissioner of the Sri Lanka Scout Association and the Better World Framework Coordinator, in order to educate the members of the troop on the Better World Framework and the Sustainable Development...

ESCAPADE At Home “Kids”

ESCAPADE At Home “Kids”

“Escapade At Home Kids” was the junior event of the 2nd year of Escapade, which is a fitness oriented event by the scouts of 16th Colombo.  This year it was adapted to the situation in the country due to Covid ’19.  It was held from the 30th April to 3rd May...

ONLINE CAMP FIRE

ONLINE CAMP FIRE

The 16th Colombo Scout troop organized an online camp fire on the 16th of May through the Zoom app. It had to take place online due to the prevailing situation of the country. This was the first ever online/virtual campfire conducted by the Troop over its near century...

VESAK CARD COMPETITION

VESAK CARD COMPETITION

The Online Vesak card competition was held during the lock down period for The Scouts and The Cub Scouts of Colombo.  This event was held  to bring out the hidden skills of The Scouts  and Cub Scouts . The event was open to all the Scouts on the 2nd of...

ESCAPADE 2019

ESCAPADE 2019

Date :-  12th October 2019 Time :- 8.00AM onwards Venue :- S. Thomas' Colllege Mount Lavinia All the participants were present at the main hall. The opening ceremony started at 9:00AM. At the opening event two scouts did a small presentation of how the event was...

World Scout Jamboree 2019 – U.S.A.

World Scout Jamboree 2019 – U.S.A.

July 22nd - August 2nd 2019 "Unlock A New World" Attendees: 130 Sri Lankans comprising of International Support Team(IST), Scouts and Officials. Out of the Sri Lankan Contingent a large number of Scouts and IST’s were Thomians. It was very sad that many of our fellow...

Col. C. P. Jayawerdena Competition 2017

Col. C. P. Jayawerdena Competition 2017

The competition for the Col. C. P. Jayawerdena Memorial Shield was held from the, 23rd to the 24th of September 2017. The following took part in the competition to retain the shield, D.S. Samaraweera - Patrol Leader. K.M.A.I. Kulathunga - Assistant Patrol Leader...

Welimada Training Camp 2017

Welimada Training Camp 2017

The 16th Colombo Scout Group had their training camp at the MethRest Campsite in Welimada, run by the Methodist Church. The camp was held from the 7th to the 11th of April 2017. The camp was a training camp for the Junior Scouts as well as to the Senior Scouts, with a...

SCOUT SERVICE & RELATIONSHIP WEEK OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!

SCOUT SERVICE & RELATIONSHIP WEEK OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!

The Scout Service and Relationship week (a.k.a. “Job Week”) for the year 2015 was officially launched at the Presidential Secretariat on the 5th of June 2015, by H.E. the President Maithripala Sirisena. The Eagle Patrol of the 16th Colombo Scout Troop, who emerged as...

Mirigama Training Camp 2015

Mirigama Training Camp 2015

  16th Colombo Scout Group had their training camp in the Lee Dasanayake Campsite which is called the Mirigama Campsite on the 21st to the 25th of April 2015,The camp was a training camp for the Junior Scouts as well as to the Senior Scouts.The camp was organized...

Colombo Scout Youth Forum 2015

Colombo Scout Youth Forum 2015

The concept of Youth Forum has been promoted by the World Organization of Scout Movement to create a platform for the young scouts to get together to meet new friends, share experiences- views on scouting and contribute new ideas to the Movement on how to enrich...

Scout Investiture – 2015

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...

Troop Appointments – 2015

Troop Appointments – 2015

With the dawn of the new year 2015, the 16th Colombo Scout Troop has appointed a new batch of Office Bearers for the year. While we thank the outgoing batch of Senior Scouts for all their efforts and hard work, we wish the new batch all the very best and success in...

2015 – The beginning of a new era

2015 – The beginning of a new era

Prof. Indra de Soysa - End of an era for STC Mount Lavinia... Prof. Indra de Soysa, the 18th Warden of S. Thomas' College, Mount Lavinia, left College last year after concluding an outstanding term as the Warden of S. Thomas' College. He had an exemplary personality,...

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...

ICTA Activities @ the CCISJ 2014

ICTA Activities @ the CCISJ 2014

ENTER THE WORLD OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: Source: www.facebook.com/CCISJ-2014-Colombo-Centenary-International-Scout-Jamboree/1418837781701541

SCOUT SERVICE & RELATIONSHIP FORTNIGHT OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!

SCOUT SERVICE & RELATIONSHIP FORTNIGHT OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!

The Scout Service and Relationship fortnight (a.k.a. "Job Week") for the year 2014 was officially launched at the Temple Trees on the 3rd of June 2014. It is planned to be held from the 6th to the 22nd of June 2014. The Eagle Patrol of the 16th Colombo Scout Troop,...

CAMP PEDRO ‘14 – “A JOURNEY THAT CHANGED LIVES”

CAMP PEDRO ‘14 – “A JOURNEY THAT CHANGED LIVES”

In the month of April, while most people were happily preparing for the New Year and for the dawn of Easter, The Scouts of 16th Colombo were busy preparing for a journey. A journey that would take them into the heart of Nuwara Eliya to a campsite simply known as...

COLOMBO CENTENARY INTL. SCOUT JAMBOREE

COLOMBO CENTENARY INTL. SCOUT JAMBOREE

Colombo District Branch of Sri Lanka Scout Association will celebrate 100 years of Scouting with a Jamboree from 1st to 7th August 2014 at Ygro Campsite, Madampe, Sri Lanka under the theme "Ayubowan". For more info, visit www.jamboree.lk. View official promotional...

CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS – LINEUP OF EVENTS

CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS – LINEUP OF EVENTS

-Centenary of Scouting for Colombo District Celebrations- The following outlines the list of events that has been planned by the Colombo District Branch of the Sri Lanka Scout Association to celebrate the above historical cause: Image Credits - Colombo District Branch...

THOMIAN TRIATHLON 2014

THOMIAN TRIATHLON 2014

The Thomian Triathlon 2014 - which was organised in aid of the Senior Quadrangle Building Project was successfully completed on the 25th of January 2014. The 16th Colombo Scouts contributed to this worthy cause by putting up the highly-famed "Scout Dunk", the Gateway...

OFFICE BEARERS 2014

OFFICE BEARERS 2014

As a year passed by, the Troop welcomed a new year with much to look forward for... The year 2014 is a special one as we celebrate 100 years for Scouting in the Colombo District. The Court of Honour was held on the 4th of January 2014 and new Office Bearers for the...

The Anglican Religious Service

The Anglican Religious Service

-Centenary of Scouting for Colombo District Celebrations- An Anglican Service will be held on Sat 18th Jan 2014 starting at 8.30 am at Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour at Bauddhaloka Mawatha Colombo 7. The Cubs & Scouts should come in Uniform with the Flag...

50th Colombo District Camporee 2013

50th Colombo District Camporee 2013

The 50th Colombo District Camporee 2013 has been planned to be held from the 5th - 8th of December 2013 at the Science College, Mount Lavinia grounds. Visit the official Camporee 2013 page at www.facebook.com/campo2013