Carousel Nursery School, Ruoholahti Calendar 2017-2018

Groups – Unicorns, Dragons, Penguins, Dolphins & Ponies


Tuesday, 5th September – Nursery Photo Day (starting at 8:30am)

Monday, 11th September – Parents information evening for Ponies (18:00 – 20:00)

Thursday, 14th September – Coffee morning Unicorns (8:00-10:00)

Wednesday, 20th September – Parents information evening, Dragons & Unicorns (18:00 – 20:00)

Thursday, 28th September – Coffee morning, Dolphins (8:00-10:00)

Friday, 29th September – Harvest Festival


Monday, 2nd October – Parents information evening, Penguins & Dolphins (18:00 – 20:00)

Thursday, 5th October – Coffee morning, Penguins (8:00-10:00)

Friday, 6th October – Pyjama party

Thursday, 12th October – Coffee morning, Dragons (8:00-10:00)

Friday, 13th October – Coffee morning, Ponies (8:00-10:00)

Friday, 20th October – Diwali celebration (festival of lights)

Wednesday, 25th October – International food evening (18.00 – 20:00)

Tuesday, 31st October – Halloween party


Friday, 10th November – Father’s Day coffee morning (8:00am-10:00 am)

Monday, 20th November – Universal Children’s Day

Friday, 24th November – Thanksgiving Party


Tuesday, 5th December – Independence Day celebration

Wednesday, 6th December – Nursery closed for Finland’s Independence Day

Tuesday, 12th December – Hanukka celebration

Saturday, 16th December – Christmas concert at Annantalo

Friday 22nd December – last day of Nursery before Christmas holidays, nursery closes at 16:00


Thursday, 4th January – Nursery re-opens

Thursday, 11th January – Coffee morning, Penguins (8:00-10:00)

Thursday, 18th January – Coffee morning, Ponies (8:00-10:00)

Thursday, 25th January – Coffee morning, Unicorns (8:00-10:00)


Thursday, 1st February – Coffee morning, Dragons (8:00-10:00)

Thursday, 8th February – Coffee morning, Dolphins (8:00-10:00)

Wednesday, 14th February – Valentine’s Day party

Friday, 16th February – Chinese New Year celebration

Tuesday, 13th February – Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day)

Wednesday, 28th February – Kalevala Day


Wednesday, 7th March – International Food evening (18:00-20:00)

Friday 2nd March – Holi festival (Spring festival of colours)

Friday, 23rd March- Preparation for Palm Sunday (witches and pussy willows)

Thursday, 29th March – Easter party

Friday, 30th March – Monday, 2nd April – Nursery closed for Easter


Tuesday, 10thApril – Gallery evening (18:00 – 20:00)

Monday, 23rd April – World Book Day

Monday 30th April – Vappu celebration


Tuesday, 1st May – Nursery closed for Vappu

Thursday, 10th May – Nursery Closed for Ascension Day

Friday, 11th May – Mother’s Day Coffee morning (8:00-10:00)

Saturday, 26th May – Spring concert


Friday, 22nd June – Nursery Closed for midsummer

Friday, 15th June – Eid al-Fitr celebration

Friday, 29th June – Last day of nursery before summer holidays


Wednesday,  1st August –  nursery reopens after summer