Lions Calcutta Greater Vidya Mandir celebrated its Annual Felicitation Day on the 1st of July , 2018 amidst great zest and elation. Ms. Mitra Sinha Roy , Principal of Adamas International School was the Hon’ble Chief Guest , Mr. Rabindra Chamariya Chairman of infinity group , was the Guest of Honour and our very own Lions Pramod Chandak , District Governor Lions Club of Calcutta Greater was the Special Guest on the occasion. Among other dignitaries present were Lion V. D. Jhunjhunwala, President of the SMC, Madam Salony Priya, Consultant Adivisor LCGVM and other Lion dignitaries.
Mrs. Mitra Sinha Roy Madam in her speech said, “ Children are like diamonds, we have to nurture them to give them a bright future.”
Honourable Chief Guest Mr. Chamaria Sir rightly pointed out that “ Life cannot be led vertically , a child has to do numerous things together to be successful, hence one has to lead a parallel life.”
Lion Promod Chandak Sir congratulated the parents for putting their children in a Lions School. He added, “ The Spirit of Lionsim- the service motive should be inculcated within each and every individual and they should join Lions once they grow up.”
Lion V. D. Jhunjhunwala Sir remarked, “ A child who enters a Lion School is the responsibility of ours-we take up the challenge to bringout the best of him or her”.
Madam Salony Priya encouraged all the students and boosted up their morale high by telling that “ Children at Lions are self-motivated.”
A short Cultural programme based on the theme ‘Horizon-Creating posibilities’ compressed the Prayer Dance-Shiv Bandana; Tribute to Father; a skit The unfaltering Race; a dance recital-Homage to woman worriers; a mime – Back to Nature and a Group Song- ‘ Jagao mere Desh Ko’.
The School Principal, Ms. Kakoli Ghosh presented the School Report with a slide show presentation. She remarked, “ Every student at Lions is safe and we provide a holistic approach for the all round development of a child”
This was followed by the First set of Prize Distribution for General Proficiency and two Rolling Trophies i.e. Nightingale Trophy & the Best Sportsman Trophy. Soon after followed the S N Bhartiya Memorial Scholarship award, the Archana Khemka Foundation Scholarship and the Sakuntala Daga Foundations Scholarship. Later, the other four Rolling Trophies were also given away namely- the Grandmaster Trophy, the Academic Excellence Trophy, the Budding Artist Trophy and the Trophy for Martial Arts.