Events

Customarily, there are three main events per year; Traditional new year, Summer and Christmas.

Tips for traditional (Sinhala/Tamil) new year event

  • In late April or May
  • Usually starts day time and goes until evening
  • Includes traditional (awurudu) outdoor games  and indoor entertainment/music/singing/dancing etc.
  • Provide traditional Sri Lankan food; incluse snacks (kawum, kokis & kiribath) tea, coffee and a main meal (dinner) organised as a potluck
  • Conduct by a voluntary organising committee but appointed by SLAS through open invitation
  • Other events:

Other events: Cricket matches; neighbourhood and  inter provincial

2014 Events

Avurudu party: where – St. Luke School, 275 Emmeline Rd, Saskatoon, S7J5B7 , when –  25th May (Sunday) organizersGemunu/Dushmanthi, Thushan/Chammi, Udayanga, Ruwani, Manoj, Kartheepan, Dinesh, Aruna Prabhath, Namalika, Madura/Shermila. More…

Summer party: where – Forestry Farm Park (SK), when – Saturday the Aug 16th , organizers -Kosala/Thanuja, Ushan/Iresha, Karthee, Kalhari, Amila (Prasad), Udara/Shakya. More…

Christmas party: where –  when – , organizers – Nalinda/Kishari, Dilshan/Indika, Madhawa/Inoka, Maibe/Shiromi, Chaminda/Ruwani, Buddhi/Ayanthi

2013 Events

Avurudu party: where – St. Luke School, 275 Emmeline Rd, Saskatoon, S7J5B7 , when –  11th May (Saturday) organizersKosala/Thanuja, Ushan/Iresha, Sameera, Harsha, Kalhari, Amila (Prasad), Udara/Shakya. More…

Summer party: where – , when – , organizers – Udith/, Chandana/, Kamal,  More…

Christmas party: where –  when – , organizers – Hemal/Gnanaseeli, Tenzi/

2012 Events

Avurudu party: where – St. Paul’s United Church, 454 Egbert Avenue, Saskatoon, S7N 1X3 , when –  19th May (Saturday) organizers – Ajith, Chandima/Harsha, Nalantha/Anusha, Kamal/Manel, and Sajith/Chathurika, More…

Summer party: where – Meewasin Park, when – Saturday the July 28th, organizers – Madawa/Inoka, Amila Prasad, Kamal/Asha, Sahan More…

Christmas party: where –  Sutherland Memorial Hall, 1112 Central Avenue, S7N 2H1, Saskatoom, SK, Canada when 22nd December, organizersUdaya/Janitha, Gemunu/Dushmanthi, Maibe/Shiromi, Carl, Priyashantha/Chandima

2011 Events

Avurudu party: whereFather Robinson School, when14th May, organizers Navarathne/Wimala, Thushan/Chammi, Udaya/Janitha, Lasantha/Kumari, and Gemunu/Dushmanthi More…

Summer party: whereForestry Farm Park (SK), when – 30th July (Saturday), organizersAjith, Tensy, Chamara/Lelani, Madhawa/Inoka, MIBE/Shiromi, and Saman/Sujeema More…

Christmas party: whereSt. Paul’s United Church 454 Egbert Avenue, Saskatoon, S7N 1X3, when17th December (Saturday) , organizersNalinda /Kishari, Mibe/Shiromi, Dilshan/Indika, Prabath/Buwani, and Chaminda/Ruwani More…

2010 Events

Avurudu party: where- Saint Luke School, when- 15th May, organizers- Navarathne/Wimala, Kamal/Asha, Thilan/Niradha, Samantha/Champika & their families. More…

Summer party: where- Forestry Farm Park (SK), when-31st July, organizers-Nivantha & Sandali, Lalith & Lalani, Maibe & Shiromi. More…

Christmas party:where-  Albert Community Centre , when-17th Dec , organizers- Andrew/Ruwandi, Roy/Shirmoi, Upali/Sandya and Oliver/Anoja

2009 Events

Avurudu party: where- St. Luke elementary school, when- 09th May, organizers- Lasantha Ubayasena, Gemunu Vidyarathne, Udaya Wanasundara, M.A.I.B.E (Karunasena) & their families. More…

Summer party: where- Forestry Farm Park (SK), when- 18th July, organizers- Saman Abeysekara, Deepal , Rajitha Perera & Hemal Kularatne (Dharmasena) & their families. More..

Christmas party:where- The Albert Community Centre, when- 27th December, organizers- Thilak/Deveni, Dilshan/Indika, Ajith, Kamal/Manel & their other family members. More..

2008 Events

Avurudu party: where- The Albert Community Centre, when- 28th April, organizers- Saman Abeysekara, Chandima Kudalugoda, Nalinda Dissanayake, Keerthi Coorey & their families. More..

Summer party: where- Blackstrap National Park (SK), when- 09th August, organizers- Ananda Samaranayake, Sumith Priyasantha, Nandana Galkaduwa & their families. More..

Christmas party: where- The Albert Community Centre, when- 20th December, organizers- Kosala Rajapaksha, Navarathne, Wasantha Madampage, Ushan Alahakoon & their families. More..

2007 Events

Avurudu party: where- St. Luke elementary school, when- 28th April, organizers- Udaya Wanasundara, Sunil Weerathunga, Gemunu Vidyarantne, Lasantha Ubayasena & their families. More..

Summer party: where- Forestry farm, when- 11th August, organizers- Himal Jayathilaka, Chandima Kudalugoda, Sumith Priyasantha, Kosala Rajapaksha & their families. More..

Christmas party: where- St. Luke elementary school, when- 22nd December, organizers- Indunil, Navarathne , Oliver, Thushan Sanjeewa & their families. More..