Sinhala and Tamil New Year Get-together 2017 – Invitation

Awurudu_picThe Organizing Committee is cordially inviting you and your family to the Sinhala and Tamil New Year Get-together 2017 from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Saturday, May 6th, 2017 at St Luke Elementary School, 275 Emmeline Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7J 5B7.


Details are as follows:

Purpose:                    To promote our culture and traditions, bring community together; provide opportunities to our kids to lead and shine; and have fun with friends and family.

 Admission Fee:  $5/Adult (50% discount for SLAS members – Sponsored by SLAS); Free admission to all Kids (18 and under); Free admission to our MCs, and, Free admission to our senior members (65 and over).

50/50 Draw:                $2.00 per single ticket. $5 for three tickets and $10 for 6 tickets. The Proceeds will be donated to Sinhala Language School.

Things to Bring:          A Pop bottle of your choice in addition to the dishes (snacks/supper) you will be assigned soon.

Prizes:                        We have arranged prizes for each event. Organizing committee encourage both kids and adults to participate in the event, have fun and win prizes. In addition, we have valuable door prizes to give away.

Program:                    Final program is enclosed.  Since our kids are running the program, your participation and support on time is highly appreciated.

Singithi Pola:             This event is organized by Sinhala Language School to raise funds to run the program. Please bring some cash to buy stuffs from kids and help them a little bit.

Fancy Dress Event:  This is open to all kids under 12 years old. Please encourage your kids to participate in the event. A gift will be given out to each kid.

Please forward this invitation to people you know or people we may have missed. Looking forward to see you there.

Thank you.

Organizing Committee:

Vijitha & Lilani

Harsha & Kaushalya

Dayananda & Jayangani

Viraj & Shanika

Roy & Shiromani

Prasad & Panchali

Priyashantha, Chandima & Nadeeka

Saskatoon Sri Lankan Community Sinhala and Tamil New Year Get-Together -2017
2:00 p.m.: Registration
2:30 p.m.: Program roll out with lighting of oil lamps
2:40 p.m.: Welcome Speech
2:45 p.m.: Performances by Sinhala Language School
3:00 p.m.: Performance by Reshani
3:05 p.m.: Snacks and Tea
3:30 p.m.: Outdoor Games (Kids & Adults) Begins
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.: Sigithi Pola by Sinhala Language School
5:00 p.m.: Outdoor Games (Kids & Adults) continues
6:20 p.m.: Outdoor Games ends
6:30 p.m.: Fancy Dress Parade (kids)
7:00 p.m.: Speech by SLAS President
7:10 p.m.: Speech by Gnanaseeli Munasinghe
7:20 p.m.: Supper (Potluck Buffet)
8:15 p.m.: Sinhala Song by Kishari
8:30 p.m.: Group Dance
8:45 p.m.: Sinhala Song by Kalhari
9:00 p.m.: Musical chairs
9:30 p.m.: Prize distribution/ Door Prizes/ 50-50 Draws
9:45 p.m.: Announcement by Andrew
9:40 p.m.: Vote of Thanks
9:55 p.m.: Closing Remarks
10:00 p.m.: Program Ends
Venue: St Luke Elementary School, 275 Emmeline Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7J, 5B7
Date: May 6th, 2017




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