Bluewater – Calendar


Festival of Sleep Day – Friday 3 January
What a good excuse to come to nursery dressed in your favourite pyjamas! Festival of sleep day was designed for people to unwind after the festive season. All children and staff can come into nursery dressed in their pyjamas!

Coffee and Breakfast Morning – 8.00am to 9.30am, Tuesday 7 January
All parents are warmly invited to join us for a coffee and breakfast morning. Come and join us for a bite to eat before you go to work. Why not take a breakfast bag with you if you haven’t got time to stay? What a great way to start the day!

Storytelling Afternoon – 3:30pm to 4:00pm, Monday 20 January
We will be having a story telling afternoon, so bring in a copy of your favourite book to share with everyone. Parents are welcome to come and join us to read with your child.

Chinese New Year – 9.30am to 10.30am, Friday 24 January
We would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the Chinese New Year. Be prepared to get creative making lanterns, candle holders and fireworks! The Chinese New Year welcomes the beginning of a new lunar year and is also known as the Spring Festival. 

Valentine’s Day – 10:00am to 10.30am, Friday 14 February
We would like to invite all parents to come in and make gifts for Valentine’s Day. We will be creating paintings, cards, clay hearts and much more for their loved ones.

World Book Day – Thursday 5 March
We would like to invite you to bring your favourite book or story in to share with your friends. Why not come dressed as your favourite character?

Holi – Monday 9 March
To celebrate this Hindu Spring Festival, we would like to invite all children to wear red and green. They will be doing pictures of spring animals, flowers and colours.

St. Patrick’s Day – Tuesday 17 March
To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day we would like to invite your little ones to wear green. We will be making shamrocks and good luck charms with clay and other collage materials

Mother’s Day – 10.00am to 10.30am, Thursday 19 March
We would like to invite all our daddies to come in and make something with their children, to show the mummies how much they are loved. Come along and decorate a card and make a present with the children to give to their mummy on Mother’s Day.

Dress Up Day – Wednesday 1 April
All children are invited to dress up in their favourite costumes for this fun fancy dress day.

Easter Bonnet Competition – Thursday 9 April
To celebrate Easter, we would like to invite you to get creative at home with your little ones and make an Easter bonnet. All entries will be put on display for everyone to see and vote for. The most imaginative creation in each department (done by a child!) will win an Easter prize.

St George’s Day – Thursday 23 April
We would like to invite all children to come into nursery in fancy dress and join in with our Knights and Princesses day. There will be prizes for the best costumes.

Cake Making and Decorating – 2:00pm to 3:00pm, Wednesday 29 April
We will be holding a baking afternoon where we invite all parents to come along and make cakes and decorate them with your children. Our cook will be on hand to offer a helping hand if needed.