YMCA Bak Maha Ulela 2014

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The 2014 YMCA Bak Maha Ulela was held on Saturday 19 April at the Colombo YMCA Gymnasium conducted by the Friends Organisation. The program attracted about 50 children. This year it was held with the usual fun and frolic and events such as the wheelbarrow race, bursting of balloons, placing the eye on the elephant, lime and spoon race, kana mutti, etc. Every Saturday the Friends Group along with the Youth Department of the YMCA conducts sessions for the children at the Colombo YMCA Gymnasium from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and this has been a weekly ‘looked-forward-to’ event by the children. The weekly program consists of games, art, handwork, lectures, talks etc and special programs are held on festival days like Christmas and Aluth Avurudu. In addition, there are programs to develop leadership and skills. Various camps, outreach programs and seminars are regularly held. Please contact Palitha Gunasekera on 0778113432 or Winston Adams on 0774145651 for further details.