by Br. Bryce Fernandes
LONAVLA-PUNE, JANUARY 7, 2015: The 12th National Boscoree was held in Chennai from December 30, 2014 to January 3, 2015. The 30 scouts of Don Bosco High School Lonavala along with their Scout Master (Bro Bryce Fernandes) and the P.T Teacher (Sir Dinesh D'Souza) participated in it. There were around 144 schools that participated in this camp. The camp was divided into various sub camps. There were 15 Sub-Camps and all the competitions were held within these Sub Camps.
The Scouts of Don Bosco Lonavala were placed in Sub Camp 7. The chiefs of Sub camp 7 were Mr. Kishore, Bro Ashwin (INT) and Bro. Augustine (INT). The camp was well organised and was filled with many activities. The various competitions which were organised were March Past, Pyramids, Pioneering project, Colour party, Peace March, Theme Presentation, Camp Fire, Pageant Show, Cooking, Quiz, Drawing Competition and Best out of Waste Exhibition etc.
Don Bosco Lonavala scouts took active part in all the events. They came first in the sub camp 7 and bagged the trophy and the shield. It was indeed an enjoyable and educative Boscoree experience filled with scouting activity. The Scouts were congratulated by the Camp Chief and the Sub camp chiefs for their marvellous and outstanding performance in the camp.