deanery Convention of YCS Karkala Deanery was held on Sunday 27 November, 2016 at
Souharda Hall, Attur. 84 YCS members from seven units of the Deanery and eight
animators participated in the Convention. It began with the registration of all
participants at 8.30 a.m. followed by Holy Eucharist at 9.00 a.m. in the
Church. Rev. Fr. Edwin Dsouza, Director of Youth Commission, Diocese of Udupi
offered the holy mass. After
the breakfast, a talk on Career Guidance was arranged. Mr. Derick Mascarenhas,
Coordinator of Supatha- Career Advancement Centre of Diocese of Udupi was the
resource person. In his deliberations, Mr. Derick has explained the different
career avenues after PUC with different streams of study. He explained the
different modes of exams available at different levels. The different non-traditional
avenues of study were elaborated. The session was followed by interaction with
the participants. After few action
songs, inter- parish Quiz Competitions was organized. Velan Salis, Attur and
Viston Lobo, Attur were the quiz masters. The quiz Competition consisted of
five rounds related with YCS, Bible, Sports, current affairs and Rapid Fire.
Kanajar unit secured First Place while Attur unit secured second. In
the post- lunch session, inter- parish cultural competition was held. Each unit
was given 15 minutes of time to perform variety cultural programme. The
competition was followed by action songs and games as a part of entertainment.
Nakre and Kanajar units were awarded with best performance while all other
units were awarded with consolation prizes. The Convention came to an end with
YCS anthem at 4.00 p.m.