Category Archives: Nursery News
Here at Hemsley, we understand the importance of nurturing children’s literacy development. “Literacy” refers to so much more than simple reading and writing, but encourages a much wider range of learning – from creative mark making to fostering great imaginations
Autumn and Harvest
Nights are drawing in more quickly, temperatures are dropping and the leaves are turning beautiful shades of red and orange, which can only mean one thing – autumn is upon us! There are so many wonderful learning opportunities that come
We have had the pleasure of welcoming 8 chicks into the nursery over the last couple of weeks! Billie, Dave, Ginger, Lemon, Coconut, Hatch, Jet and Ken (all named by the children) came to us as little eggs, which the
Children in Need 2016
This year for Children in Need we will be dressing up as our favourite superheroes! Please do feel free to bring your child at both of our Maidstone nurseries dressed up in costume from the week of Monday 14th November.
August Bank Holiday!
With August upon us, we just want to remind all parents that we will be closed on the August Bank Holiday Monday as usual on Monday 29th August. We hope you have a wonderful long weekend!
We cannot believe quite how quickly this year is whizzing by! We have already nearly reached another half term. A reminder to all parents of children who attend either of our Maidstone nurseries term-time or on a funded only place,
A quick reminder to all of our families, both nurseries will be closed on the May Day and Spring Bank Holiday Mondays: Monday 2nd May 2016 Monday 30th May 2016 We hope you have a fantastic long weekend together and
The Queen’s 90th Birthday!
We are so excited that the sun has started to shine and that we have lots of wonderful events coming up at both of our nurseries in Maidstone! The week of April 18th, we will be celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s
As we now approach Easter, we start thinking a bit more about the spring and hopefully the warmer weather which might be coming! The Nursery will be closed on Friday 25th March and Monday 28th March for Good Friday and
Even though it is still chilly outside, we are excited that spring is coming soon and with it lots of wonderful festivals and events over the next few weeks! We will be celebrating World Book Day on March 3rd by