Over the academic year Twiglets celebrate many important days and festivals which incorporate all religions and cultures. Each half term this page will be updated with the important festivities the nursery will be learning about.


 Festivities and notable dates we will be celebrating

Autumn Term 2018 5th September-26th October 2018

10th September 2018 -Rosh Hashana

21st September 2018- Jeans for genes day

2nd October 2018- Harvest festival at Falcon lodge church.

4th October 2018 – Feast of St Francis of Assisi

19th October 2018- wear Pink to raise awareness for breast cancer

31st October 2018 – Halloween


Autumn 2nd Half 2018 5th November- 19th December 2018

5th November 2018 – Bonfire night

7th November 2018- Diwali (festival of light)

11th November 2018 -Remembrance Sunday

30th November 2018- St Andrews Day

3rd -10th December 2018 – Hanukkah

11th December 2018 – Twiglets nativity at Methodist church

13th December 2018- Twiglets end of term party 1.30-2.30 all are welcome.

14th December 2018 – Zoolab visiting Twiglets.

19th December 2018- Twiglets break up for holidays

24th December 2018 – Christmas eve

25th December 2018 – Christmas day

26th December 2018 – Boxing day

31st December – New years eve.

1st January 2019- New years day


Spring Term 2019 7th January 2019- 15th February 2019

7th January 2019- Twiglets opens

21st January 2019- Tu B’Shevat

25th January 2019- Burns night

5th February 2019 – Chinese new year  (year of the pig)

14th February 2019- Valentines day

15th February 2019 -Twiglets close for half term.


Spring term 2nd half 2019 – 25th February 2019 – 12th April 2019

1st March 2019 -St David’s day

5th March 2019- Shrove Tuesday

6th March 2019 – Ash Wednesday

17th March 2019- St Patricks Day

21st March 2019 -Holi

31st March 2019- Mothers day.

19th April 2019 – Good Friday

21st April 2019- Easter Sunday

22nd April 2019- Easter Monday

23rd April 2019- St George’s Day/Shakespeare day


Summer term 2019 29th April – 24th May 2019

6th May 2019- Early May bank holiday

6th May 2019 – Ramadan starts

27th May 2019 – Spring bank holiday


Summer term 2nd half  3rd June -19th July 2019

5th June 2019- Eid ul Fitr

16th June 2019- Fathers day