Dates and Events


Important dates and events for 2019



Dates for September Diary

02/09/2019 – Term time only children return to Nursery for the start of Autumn Term 2019.

19/09/2019 – Talk like a Pirate Day

30/09/2019 – Harvest Festival

30/09/2019 – Stay and Play

30/09/2019 & 01/10/2019 – Parents Evening

Term Dates for Autumn Term 1

02/09/2019 – Start of Autumn Term 1

25/10/2019 – End of Term for Term Time only children


As you are aware, on Tuesday 30th July 2019, we were visited by OFSTED for our routine inspection, exactly 1 day short of Christine and Alice’s 3 year anniversary as the Management team!

We are absolutely over the moon to announce that we have been judged as an OUTSTANDING provider in ALL areas! We are now 1 of only 4 providers in the Chesterfield area this judgement.

Thank you, as always, for your continued support!

Loose Parts

We are still collecting weird and wonderful loose parts for our play. If you have any of the following laying around at home, we could make lot’s of use out of them!

  • Empty shampoo/shower gel bottles
  • Milk/Juice bottle tops
  • Corks
  • Pinecones
  • Solid bangles
  • Cardboard food packaging eg fish finger box
  • Wooden curtain rings
  • Sponges/scourers
  • Wooden pegs
  • Shells

Events for your Diary

Thursday 19th September 2019Talk like a Pirate Join us for National Talk like a Pirate Day, dressed as a Pirate! Argh Ha!!

Monday 30th September 2019Harvest Festival Please support us in donating dry/tinned food products to our local community food bank at the Church for Harvest Festival. Our hamper will be situated in the hallway over the coming week.

Friday 4th October 2019World Animal Day Join us at Nursery on World Animal Day dressed as your favourite animal! We would also love to see any photos of your own pets!

Week commencing 7th October 2019Space Week Join us at Nursery for World Space Week where the children will be participating in a number of Space activities. Please join us on Wednesday for our Alien and Astronaut dress up day!

Week commencing 28th October 2019Diwali Please join us at Nursery this week to celebrate Diwali as we explore the celebration of light!

Sensory Garden

Unfortunately, the company that was supposed to be helping us complete our sensory garden have let us down. We will therefore be undertaking the work ourselves over the next few weeks. Thank you for your patience.


Now the weather is starting to turn, please could all parents start providing slippers if you haven’t so already. Thank you 😊