Visit to the District Prison at Chikmagalur:-
119 students and 12 staff members of Infant Jesus School, at Chikmagalur paid a visit to the district prison at Chikmagalur on 9th March, 2013. The main purpose of this visit was to spread the good news of peace and forgiveness. This programme was a part of the Prison Ministry of India. The students enacted the Parable of Prodigal Son with music and dance. Also the other songs and dances entertained all the inmates of the prison. The jail superintendent Mr. Shashidhar Kumar was all in praise for the creativity of the tiny tots. Fr. Lancy Rebello gave the message of forgiveness. Bro. Victor Crasta, the principal of the school proposed the vote of thanks. Mrs. Pushpalatha one of the teachers compered the programme. Mr. Pradeep Rebello, the co-ordinator of the prison ministry and Sr. Mary Therese, the superior of Holy Cross Hospital were present on the dais. Sweets and snacks were distributed to all the inmates of the prison numbering 158 and also to the students.