40 Years of Busy Bees

Festive Season at Busy Bees Nurseries

Every day at our nurseries is brimmed with fun and educational activities but let's find out what additional exciting activities our children get to enjoy during this sparkling and joyful season!

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Festive Activities at The Nursery

There is a variety of curated activities at each of our centres; all specially chosen based on the children's interests. From "The Great Christmas Bake Off" to "Christmas Card Workshop", rest assured no child will miss out on the festive fun!

See below a list of just some of the celebrations that may be taking place across our nurseries:

  • Christmas tree decorations
  • Tuff Tray Day, Christmas themed messy play
  • Christmas card workshop
  • Christmas themed dress up day
  • Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings
  • The great Christmas bake off
  • Sparkle and shine it's party time
  • Jingle all the way Christmas song time
  • Making a mini Santa's grotto
  • Pyjama day with cookies and milk

Please remember to check with your nursery's Centre Director about specific activities and further information.

Holiday Hours

Core holiday hours will apply for all our centres. However, each of our settings has its own schedule and we always encourage you to get in touch with your nursery to confirm.

Core Holiday Hours:

  • 23/12/2023 (Sat): Closed
  • 24/12/2023 (Sun): Closed
  • 25/12/2023 (Mon): Closed
  • 26/12/2023 (Tue): Closed
  • 30/12/2023 (Sat): Closed
  • 31/12/2023 (Sun): Closed
  • 01/12/2024 (Mon): Closed

Normal open hours will resume on the 2nd of January 2024. (3rd January in Scotland)

Additional Childcare During the Festive Season​

Pebble is here for you and your family this festive season. This easy-to-use online booking system allows you to view availability weeks in advance and book sessions through your phone, tablet or laptop as and when you need them.​

To find out more visit Pebble or login to your account today.

Festive Fun at Home

Need some inspiration for festive fun experiences at home? We have a selection of Christmas-themed activities including some sensory ones on our UP page. You can also check our blog post page for handmade Christmas gifts to create together with your little ones.

If you're an existing Busy Bees parent, don't forget to check out UP at Busy Bees - Unleashing Potential for more Christmas activity ideas.

Edna Ferber said that:

"Christmas isn't a season. It's a feeling."

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We hope our Busy Bees families enjoy some quality time with their loved ones and share feelings of love and happiness.

Happy Holidays!