Old Boys Association News

1953/54 Class-mates celebrate 60th Anniversary

The 1953/54 Group of Classmates of Holy Cross College, Kalutara, celebrated their 60th Anniversary of their “Get-together” at Panorama Hotel, Kalutara on 3rd January, 2016.The Chief Guest was Mr. Maxwell Paranagama, Chairman of LLRC, who was also an Old Boy of Holy Cross College, Kalutara. Rev. Fr. Carlton de Silva, Rector of Holy Cross College, Kalutara and Rev. Fr. Chrisantha Kumara, Vice Rector also graced the occasion.
The Meeting commenced with the singing of the College Anthem and observance of two minutes silence in remembrance of the departed classmates.
Rev. Fr. Carlton De Silva, Rector of Holy Cross College, thanked the Organisers for inviting him for this great gathering of Classmates and said he is thrilled and delighted to be in a group where Classmates meet annually. He also said that he has never come across such a meeting of zealous classmates holding meetings continuously for such a long period.
The meeting culminated with lunch and all the members of the Group vowed to meet next year as well – GOD permitting!