News & Annual Events
AGM 2017 was held on 25th June (Sunday) at 9.30. Office bearers for 2017/18 were elected.
The mobile Children’s Library of the Kandy Public Library visits the home monthly and lends the children books they select.
Foreign family tour groups pay short visits and conduct programmes with their children. Such programmes are approved by the management and prearranged.
Vesak was celebrated on 13th & 14th May. A group of youth from Roteract club Kandy helped them as in the previous years in making the lanterns.
Visit to the cinema. Children were taken to watch the film “Aloko Udapadi” at Sigiri Cinema
Avurudu Uthsawaya (New Year Festival) 2017 was held on 8th April. Mr Palitha Vijaya Bandara, the Provincial Secretary was the chief guest. Ladies from the Mulgampola Elders Home entertained the children playing the Rabana. The children enjoyed the eats, the traditional games and received New Year gifts. Children's art work was displayed.
Visit to Ranawana Temple-On February 2017 Full moon Poya day, children and staff visited to the historic Ranawana Temple at Pilimatalawa. Transport cost was met with funds donated by Mr. Nigel Hall of Australia.
Avurudu Uthsawaya (New Year Festival) 2016 was held on 4th April. Ms. Ranjini Obesekera was the chief guest. Ladies from the Mulgampola Elders Home entertained the children playing the Rabana. The children enjoyed the eats, the traditional games and received New Year gifts.
Vesak 2016 was celebrated on 21st & 22nd May. A group of youth from Roteract club Kandy helped them as in the previous years in making the lanterns. The children and staff went Vesak sightseeing in the double decker bus.
AGM 2016 was held on 26th June (Sunday) at 9.30. Office bearers for 2016/17 were elected.
Founder’s Day dhana was held on 23rd July Saturday. Family members of former office bearer participated along with committee members,children and staff.
Children viewed the Randoli Perehera from the Maha Vishnu Devalaya on 16th August 2016. Transport and other expenses were met by sponsors.
Visit to “Play World” Family Entertainment Centre - Children were taken to “Play World” Family Entertainment Centre at Kandy City Centre on 24.08.2016 sponsored by Dr. Kanthi Karalliedde. The children were delighted driving the bumper cars, riding the carousal and other play activities.
Annual Trip for 2016 was on the 8th September to visit the religious and historical sites at Anuradhapura (ancient capital). On way the children visited a small underprivileged state school at Galkulama to handover gift parcels of their excess stationary and other items to the students at this school. A few of the older children met up with their new pen friends in this school.
At the Galkulama school handing over gift parcels &Visiting the historical royal twin baths at Anuradhapura.
Annual Ceremony 2016 was held on Sunday 2nd November. The chief guest was Mr. Parakrama Jayawardena the Commissioner Buddhist Affairs/Central Province.