Lionism in Sri Lanka
15th April 1958
First Lions Club to be established in Sri Lanka "The Colombo Lions Club" (now known as " The Colomb Host Club ") was placed in District 304 (south) India comprising the states of Madras, Kerala, Mysore, Andhra and Pondicherri.
27th August 1958
The Colombo Lions Club received its Charter.
28th May 1966
District 306 formally inaugurated and given provisional status.Lion K.Sathchithananda was installed as District Governor.
Lions International Golden Anniversary year. Charter presentation made to the Lions Clubs of Nugegoda and Kalutara.
District 306 becomes a full-fledged District.Lions activities center established in kotte. First Afro-Asian Conference held in Sri Lanka.
Past District Governor Lion Chuck Wijenathen elected as International Director for Iran,South Africa, Pakistan, Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka.
District 306 sub-divided into District 306A and 306B.
Multiple District 306 sub-divided into District 306A, 306B and 306C.