SPRING TERM 2019
Stay and play morning – 9:30am to 11:00am, Tuesday 15 January
All parents are invited to join us for a stay and play session. Feel free to bring any of your mummy or daddy friends with you.
Coffee and breakfast morning – 8.00am to 9.30am, Wednesday 23 January
All parents are warmly invited to join us for a coffee and breakfast morning. Come and have a nice 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 kick start the day!
Chinese New Year – 9.30am to 10.30am, Tuesday 5 February
We would like to invite you to join us to celebrate the Chinese New Year. We will be making pig masks, mini dragons and salt dough candle holders. The Chinese New Year (year of the pig) welcomes the beginning of a new lunar year and is also known as the Spring Festival.
Valentine’s Day – 10:00am to 10.30am, Thursday 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 our loved ones.
Children’s Book Day – Thursday 7 March
We would like to invite the children to bring in their favourite book to share with their friends. It would be great if they came in dressed up as their favourite character too.
St. Patrick’s Day – Friday 15 March
To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day we would like to invite your little ones to wear something green, it can be a full green outfit or just a little something green.
Holi – Wednesday 20 March
To celebrate this Hindu Spring Festival, we would like to invite all children to wear bright colours. We will also be doing some colourful pictures and crafts.
Mother’s Day – 3:00pm to 4:00pm, Friday 29 March
We would like to invite all nursery mummies to come and join us for afternoon tea. The children will be busy making biscuits and cakes for it during the day.
Easter Bonnet Competition – Thursday 18 April
To celebrate Easter, we would like to invite you to get creative with your little ones and help them to make an Easter bonnet. All entries will be put on display for everyone to see and vote for. The most imaginative (children’s!) creation will win an Easter egg and there will be prizes for the best entry in each department.
SUMMER TERM 2019
St George’s Day – Tuesday 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, they can wear any fancy dress they choose.. There will be prizes for the best costumes.
Coffee and Breakfast Morning – 8.00am to 9.30am, Monday 29 April
All parents are warmly invited to join us for a coffee and breakfast morning. Have a nice 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 kick start the day!
International Day of Families – Wednesday 15 May
We will be celebrating families from all over the world. Children are invited to bring in photographs of their families and any traditional clothing or items that are special to them. We will be encouraging the children to talk about what it is and why it is special to them.
Pyjama Day – Friday 24 May
All children are welcome to come along to nursery in their favourite pyjamas! We will be having a pyjama party for their afternoon tea!
World Environment Day – Wednesday 5 June
The children will be using items that can be recycled to make some amazing models that will be on show in the reception area. We will be teaching the children about how to care for our world and how they can help by recycling.
Sports Day – 2:30pm to 3:30pm, Monday 17 June
Come along to our annual sports day! All children over two will be taking part in fun races and sports games. There will be a parents race too, so don’t forget your trainers!
Baby Yoga Day – Friday 21 June
The children will be taking part in yoga exercises and learning about how to keep fit and healthy. Please ensure your child wears sensible clothing for this activity, joggers/leggings and a t shirt will be perfect!
Independence Day – Thursday 4 July
To celebrate Independence Day, we invite all children to come to nursery wearing red, white and blue. The children will be making a giant American flag using their handprints.
Summer Fete – 10.00am to 1.30pm, Saturday 27 July
We will be holding our summer fete for all families to attend. There will be lots of fun activities including face painting, a tombola, guess how many sweets are in the jar and don’t forget to enter our raffle to win prizes! Please feel free to bring your family and friends!
Pre-school Graduation – 1.30pm to 4.00pm, Saturday 27 July
It’s that time of year again when we say goodbye to our oldest children who will be going off to big school! Our pre-school children are invited to come along to their graduation ceremony, followed by a tea party and disco. Remember to dress to impress!
International Day of Friendship – Tuesday 30 July
We will be celebrating friendships by making bracelets and drawing pictures of our friends. The pre-school children will be asked what they love about their friends and we will be making a special friendship book for all to view.
Splash Day – Thursday 8 August
The children will have lots of fun exploring water activities and keeping cool in the hot weather. We will also be making natural fruit juice ice lollies for the children to enjoy at tea time. Please provide your child with plenty of spare clothes and footwear so they can take part in this exciting splash day. Don’t forget their hats and sun cream!
Tutti Fruity Day – Friday 23 August
The children will be tasting different fruits and making their own fruit smoothies. We will encourage them to try new flavours and mix ingredients together to make tasty smoothies!