Carousel Nursery, Ruoholahti Calendar 2018-2019

Groups – Unicorns, Dolphins, Penguins, Dragons & Ponies


Tuesday 21st August – Coffee morning Dragons & Ponies (08:00-10:00)

Thursday 23rd August – Coffee morning Dolphins, Penguins & Unicorns


Thursday 6th September – Ruoholahti Pre-school & Ponies information evening (17:30 -19:00)

Tuesday 11th September Nursery Photo day

Wednesday 19th September – Moscow Day celebration

Thursday 20th September – Parent information evening Dolphins & Unicorns (17:30 – 19:00)

Friday 21st September – Harvest Festival


Tuesday, 2nd October – Parent information evening Penguins & Dragons (17:30 – 19:00)

Friday 5th October – Pyjama party

Wednesday 17th October – International food evening (18:00-20:00)

Wednesday 31st October – Halloween party


Tuesday 6th November – Diwali (Festival of lights)

Friday 9th November – Father`s Day coffee morning (08:00-10:00)

Tuesday 20th November – Universal Children`s Day celebration

Thursday 22nd November – Thanksgiving party


Tuesday 4th December – Christmas concert for Dolphins at 9.00 am

Wednesday 5th December – Independence Day celebration

Thursday 6th December – Nursery closed for Finland`s Independence Day

Monday 10th December – Hanukkah celebration

Tuesday 11th December – Christmas concert for Ponies and Dragons at 18:00

Thursday 13th December – Christmas concert for Penguins at 9:00 am

Friday 21st December – Christmas party & Christmas lunch

Friday 21st December – last day of Nursery before Christmas holidays, nursery closes at 16:00


Monday 7th January – Nursery reopens after Christmas holidays

Tuesday 8th January – New Year`s celebration

Monday 28th January – Australia Day celebration


Monday 4th February – Chinese New Year celebration

Tuesday 5th February –  Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day)

Thursday 14th February – Valentine’s Day Party

Thursday 28th February – Kalevala Day


Friday 15th March – St. Patrick’s Day celebration

Thursday 21st March – Holi Festival (Spring festival of colours)


Tuesday 2nd April – Art Gallery & International Food evening

Friday 12th April – Preparation for Palm Sunday (witches & pussy willows)

Thursday 18th April – Easter Party

Friday 19th April & Monday 22nd April – Nursery closed for Easter holidays

Tuesday 23rd April – World Book Day & Earth Day celebration

Tuesday 30th April – Vappu party


Wednesday 1st May – Nursery closed for Vappu

Friday 10th May – Mother`s Day coffee morning (08:00-10:00)

Saturday, 25th May – Spring Concert

Wednesday 29th May – End of term party

Friday 31st May – Last day of Pre-school


Tuesday 4th June – Eid al Fitr celebration

Friday 21st June – Nursery closed for Midsummer

Friday 28th June – Last day of Nursery before summer holidays

Nursery is closed for Summer holidays


Thursday, 1st August – Nursery reopens after summer