Events

2022 Events

All events are subject to change based on the coronavirus guidance published by the government at the time the event is scheduled.

Month

Date

Event

Notes

January

Tuesday 18th

Winnie the pooh day

The children will be celebrating Winnie the Pooh and all the other characters with in the books. The children will take part in arts and crafts and will also be able the classic adventures of Winnie the pooh and friends throughout the day.

January

Friday 28th

Lego day

The colourful plastic bricks known as Lego have entertained children (and adults) around the world for nearly 70 years. The children will have the chance to take part in a big build lego day. Seeing what they can create with their friends, Looking at the colours and the shapes.

February

Thursday 10th

Grandparents day

All grandparents are invited to the nursery at the set times to explore nursery life with their Grandchild and participate in a number of fun activities.

February

Friday 18th

Training day

The nursery will be closed for staff training

March

Thursday 3rd

World book day

Children/staff are to come dressed in as a character from their favourite book if they want to.
As we feel books and early reading are very important for children throughout the day the children will be encouraged to talk about their favourite stories and staff will be reading these to them in a variety of different ways such as, puppet shows, role play, interactive stories etc.

April

Thursday 14th  

Easter fun day

Throughout the day the children will be able to take part in a variety of Easter activities.
In the afternoon we will have an Easter Egg hunt for all of the children to take part if they want to.

April

Wednesday 20th

Parents evening

Parent & Key Worker 10 minutes consultations

April

Friday 22nd

Earth day

The children will be invited to take part in various activities to celebrate environment day such as, learning about recycling and how to look after our environments.

May

W/C 2nd

Growing week

This week we will be focusing on learning more about lifecycles and looking at how things grow. This will include a butterfly farm, as well as planting in the garden ready for the Summer.
The children will also have the chance to see some duckling eggs hatch and to take care of them in their early days.
The ducks will be seen by all ages and we will be learning about growth, life cycles and how we care for living things.

May

Monday 16th

Dinosaur day

The children will take part in activities to increase our knowledge about the different types of dinosaurs, what they looked like, what they ate, and what ultimately happened to them.

May

Friday 20th

World Bee day

 The children will take part in lots of activities, talking about bees and why they are important to our environment plant bee-friendly shrubs or flowers in your garden. Make some homes for bumble bees and solitary bees.

May

Wednesday 25th

World turtle day

The Children will take part in lots of activities to do with turtles, looking at how we can protect them within the environment. Taking part is arts and crafts making a turtles and learning some fun facts.

June

Wednesday 1st

The queens platinum jubilee

The children will have the chance to celebrate the queen.
We will have an afternoon tea party. The children will take part in arts and crafts and activities learning some fun facts about the queen.

June

Thursday 17th

Road Safety Day 

Children are encouraged to bring their bikes to nursery and learn about road safety. We will use our Road Safety role play equipment in the garden for the children to use during role play and the older children will learn about different types of crossings. We will also make various arts and crafts to support their learning.

July 

Monday 4th

Sports Day

The children will be encouraged to take part in teams/rooms for our sports day. This will include mini assault courses, running races and others. This will give them the opportunity to explore different ways of moving and the opportunity to discuss the effects physical activity has on our bodies.

July

Friday 22nd

Pre School Graduation
1.30-5

Invitations to follow with further details.
Graduation ceremony is for children who will be leaving to start reception.

July

Tuesday 26th 

Training Day

The nursery will be closed for staff training

August

Wednesday 10th

Teddy bears Picnic

The children will be asked to bring their favourite teddy bears to nursery for a fun filled day of activities and to use as a talking point. We will have a Teddy bears picnic in the afternoon.

September

Wednesday 14th 

Pirate day

The children are invited to come to nursery dressed as pirates and engage in activities such as a treasure hunt; pirate themed tuff spots and sand trays; making large pirate ships to use for role play and making patches, hats and telescopes.

September

Tuesday 20th

Bake off

The children will have the opportunity to make a selection of savoury snacks. This is a great opportunity to share ideas and have fun whilst promoting healthy eating.

October

Wednesday 26th   

Training day

The nursery will be closed for staff training

October

Monday 31st   

Halloween

The nursery will be decorated with a Halloween theme; the children are permitted to come to nursery dressed in Halloween fancy dress and will participate in a number of activities such as pumpkin carving, making pumpkin cake, and making various arts and crafts.

November

Wednesday 2nd

Parents Evening

Parent & Key Worker 10 minutes consultations

November

Friday 18th

Children in Need

Children/staff plan activities to fundraise to make a difference for those children who are in need. This is our one charity day per year to introduce to children what charities are and how we can support them/raise money.

December

Thursday 15th

Nursery Christmas dinner party

The children will be having a Christmas lunch and party tea and will participate in party games and Christmas activities throughout the day. Father Christmas will also visit the children to give them a gift.