East Sheen – Calendar



Burns Celebrations – Friday 25 January
A day of celebrating with our Scottish friends! A special Burns lunch will be made by our lovely cook Monica and we may even have a go at some Scottish dancing.

Chinese New Year – Tuesday 5 February
Or should we say Kung Hei Fat Choi! As well as a delicious Chinese feast the children will try dragon dancing and making lanterns too.  We will also be joining in with the tradition of exchanging red letters with each other, which we will do during our New Year meal.

Valentine’s Love Lunch – 11.30am to 12.30pm, Thursday 14 February
Parents are invited to join us for lunch prepared by the lovely Monica. The children can also send each other, or a loved one, a special Valentine’s card using the nursery Valentine’s post box!

International random act of kindness day – Monday 18 February
Throughout the day the children will take part in little tasks and activities to make their friends and families happy, as well and the community of East Sheen.

World Book Day – Thursday 7 March
What is your favourite book? More importantly who is your favourite character? Today at nursery we are celebrating all our favourite books and enjoying a fancy dress day.  Children are invited to come to nursery dressed as their favourite character and bring their favourite book for us all to enjoy together.

Red Nose Day – Friday 15 March
It is that time of year again and we will be wearing our red noses to raise money for Comic Relief.

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea – 3.30pm to 4.30pm, Friday 29 March
We invite all of our lovely mummies to join us for afternoon tea with your children. As well as delicious scones with cream and jam made by Monica, the children are sure to have a few surprises.  Grannies and aunties also welcome.

Parents Consultation Week – Monday 15 April to Friday 19 April
Parent consultation week. Look out for posters with times to book a meeting with your child’s key person.

Easter Bonnet Parade and Easter Egg Hunt – 4.00pm, Thursday 18 April
Make the most fabulous Easter bonnet at home with your child and bring it along to our Easter bonnet parade and Easter egg hunt.


St George’s Day – Tuesday 23 April
Today we will celebrate St George’s Day by creating British flags and dragons.

International Dance Day – Monday 29 April
From street dance to jazz, today we celebrate all things dance and will try out different types of dancing with our friends.  Which will be your favourite?

Space Day – Friday 3 May
We will be learning about different planets and making our own space suits and rockets. The children are invited to bring in any space books they have at home to share with their friends.

Ramadan – Monday 6 May
We will be learning about the moon and making Ramadan lanterns.

Water a flower day – Thursday 30 May
We will be doing some planting in the garden and watering our flower beds. The children will be painting pictures of their favourite flowers.

Eid – Tuesday 4 June
We will be creating moon and star mobiles with the children and talking about the celebration of Eid.

Father’s Day breakfast – 7:45am to 8:45am, Friday 14 June
You are welcome to dine with your child here at nursery or if you’re in a rush please take a breakfast bag to go.

Butterflies Graduation Day – Saturday 29 June
All families are invited to come in and celebrate the graduation of our Butterflies children, you may wish to bring tissues to this! Afterwards we will be serving some refreshments and nibbles then the children will have some fun with face painting and games in the garden.

Butterflies Prom – 3.00pm to 5.00pm, Friday 15 July
Our graduating children are invited to attend their prom. Feel free to dress to impress!

International Friends Day – Tuesday 30 July
We will be creating gifts for our friends and sharing with each other what we love about our friends.