Trailblazer, The Leadership Forum is the first ever public forum hosted by Leo Multiple District 306. Trailblazer was held on 06th of December, 2018 from 6.30p.m. Onwards at Hotel Ramada, Colombo with a crowd of nearly 200 participants. The forum consisted of individual addresses by the distinguished speakers and was followed by a panel discussion. The Speakers were Dr. Rohantha Athukorala - Director, Hemas Leisure and Aviation Group and Former Chairman, Sri Lanka Tourism and Sri Lanka Exports Development Board, Mr. Muttiah Muralitharan – Legendary Cricketer, Mr. Hiran Cooray – Chairman of Jetwing Group and Dr. Harsha Subasinghe – CEO of Codegen was present. The panel discussion was then moderated by PDP Lion Asitha Pinnaduwa.
Leo Mass Induction was held on the 2nd of December 2018 at the Auditorium of D.S. Senanayake College, Colombo 07. The participation of over 1500 Leos made the event historical. The event was graced by the most prestigious Lion Leader of the world, International President Lion Gudrun Yngvadottir together with her spouse PID Lion Dr. Jon as our Chief Guest of the occasion. Moreover, Past International President, Lion Mahendra Amarasuriya PMJF as our Guest of Honor and Multiple Council Chairperson, Lion Nimal Senadheera MJF as our Special Guest was midst us with PID Lion Asoka De Z. Gunasekara, PCC Lion Mahesh Pasqual, Past District Governors, Past Multiple District Presidents, Past District Presidents and many more Lions and Leo Leaders participated for this event. This event was more glorified with chartering two new Leo Charter Clubs coming from Leo Districts of 306 A2 and 306 C1.
The Annual Multiple District Installation Ceremony for Leoistic Year of 2018/2019 was held in a glorious manner on 12th of August, 2018 at the Auditorium of Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute, Colombo 07. In this event, the appointed and elected Leo leaders were installed officially. The Chief Guest of the event was Multiple Council Chairman Lion Nimal Senadheera and Key Note Speaker was PID Lion Sunil Watawala, District Governors of 306 A1 and 306 B2 also the Multiple District Chairman for Leos, Past District Governors, Past Multiple District Presidents, District Chairmen for Leos and Leo advisors and other visiting Leos, Lions, prospects and friends.
To mark the beginning of a new Leoistic year, religious activities was organized to invoke blessings for the forthcoming year and its success, and also for Leos of the Leo Multiple District 306 Sri Lanka. In 2018/2019, the blessings were beseeched from Infant Jesus Church, Sri Subramaniya Kovil, Gangaramaya Temple from 3pm onwards to 7.30pm. Nearly 300 Leos were participated together with Leo Multiple District. Apart from Leos, Lion dignitaries as Multiple Council Chairman, Multiple District Chairperson for Leos, Past District Governors and District Chairmen for Leos were present.
"Leo Multiple Awards" is the most awaited event of the year where Best of the Best will be recognized in Sri Lanka. Multiple Awards was held on the 23rd of June, 2018 at the Havelok City, Colombo. Chief Guest of the event was MCC, Lion Chamindu Abeywickrama. More than 300 Leos participated for this event.
Leo Leadership Workshop was conducted on together with the Mahendra Amarasuriya Leo Leadership Institute which was held on the 7th of May, 2018 from 10.00 a.m. onwards at the Lion’s Activity Centre, Rajagiriya. Leos representing most of the Leo Clubs of Leo Multiple 306 were present for this which consisted of Public Speaking sessions, Sessions to build team spirit and Conflict resolution.
Leo Olympics with the focus of building up the sportsmanship and team spirit among the fellow Leos for the fiscal year 2017/2018 was held on the 07th of April, 2018 at the Maharagama Youth Centre Grounds from 10.00a.m. onwards. The Chief Guest of the Opening Ceremony was the Chairman of Youth Centre, Mr. Eranda Welande while the event consisted of Track and Field events, Basketball and Netball.
Leo Multiple Walk “Walk for Humanity” was held on the 3rd of March, 2018. This mega event started at the Mahanama College Grounds and concluded at the Viharamaha Devi Open Air Theatre. The walk consisted of the 6 parades from the 6 Districts which were full of entertainment items blended with the floats. Chief Guest of the event was GST Area Leader, PCC Lion Mahesh Pasqual. More than 600 Leos participated for this event.
Club members are the driving forces of the Leo Movement as a whole. Therefore retaining the Membership and the Growth of membership are the 2 most important aspects of the continuity of the Leo Movement. Leo Mass Induction was held on the 22nd of October, 2016 at the New Arts Theatre, University of Colombo. This is the event where all the new blood is gathered at one place and follow the oaths to be a Leo and serve the community.