Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Back 2 School Disco

Our next fundraising event is on Saturday 13th July and is our 'Back 2 School Disco'.  To be held at Friesland School Hall from 7.30pm - 11.30pm.

A chance to boogie the night away to music from your school days. There will be a very reasonably priced bar as well as a tuck shop!

Tickets are only £7.50 in advance and available from pre-school.  All proceeds raised from this event go straight to pre-school.

Please note this is an over-18's only event.

Sunday, 23 June 2013

Fair is a Success!!

Yesterday's Summer Fair raised an amazing £900!!!!!

A big thank you goes out to everyone who supported this event.  To those who helped set-up and clear away, to those manning the stalls, to all those who donated bottles and sweet cups, to the companies and local businesses that donated some fabulous raffle prizes and most importantly to everyone who came along and put their hand in their pocket and spent their hard earned cash, it really is very much appreciated.

Without events like this we simply could not continue to provide the wealth of fantastic activities and resources that we do.  It is ALWAYS our intention to do the absolute best we can for all the children that attend our pre-school and events like this help us to do this - THANK YOU!

Thank you to the following for donating raffle prizes;

KH Hair, Long Eaton
Boden Clothing
Andy's Fish Bar, Stapleford
Harts Restaurant, Nottingham
Derby County FC
Risley Park Pub
Weatherspoons, Stapleford
The Village, Chilwell
Trent Bridge, County Cricket
Matalan, Chillwell
Chucklebutties, Belper
Denz Play Centre, Beeston
Little Drivers, Stapleford
Sandiacre Fish Bar
Manor Farm Animal Centre
Crazy Crocodiles, Ilkeston
The Cod's Scallops, Wollaton
Butlins, Skegness
The Cheesecake Shop, Wollaton
David Young Landscape Gardening, Sandiacre
Wheelgate Park

Friday, 21 June 2013

Summer Fair....less than 24 hours to go...

We just wanted to say a BIG thank you to everyone who has donated items for tomorrows Summer Fair, from all the bottles, sweet cups, strawberries & cream to all the amazing prizes for our raffle.  If it were not for your kindness and generosity we would not be able to run events like this, so THANK YOU!

The fun starts at 1pm till 4pm and we hope to see lots of you there.  Come along and grab a burger and a complimentary drink (we have Pimms on offer!) and if the weather's good perhaps a play in our new sand pit!

And remember EVERY penny we raise will go straight to pre-school so that we can continue to provide your children with the very best of the best activities and resources :)

Summer Fair Time!

Tomorrow is our Summer Fair!!!

Please keep your fingers crossed that the weather stays nice for us.  We have lots of fun stalls planned and have some great raffle prizes on offer.  As well as our 'Great Springfield Bake-Off' for all you budding bakers out there.

Please come along and support this event as all monies raised will go direct to support pre-school in ensuring that all that we offer for your children is of the highest standards.

Thank You!

Monday, 17 June 2013

Less than a Week to go!

Our Summer Fair is nearly here!

This Saturday 22nd June from 1pm - 4pm, there will be lots of fun for all the family, plenty of stalls and even our very own 'Great Springfield Bake-Off'.

If you would like to enter our bake-off then entries need to represent the fair's theme of Strawberries & Cream.  Entries can be a cake/bake of your choosing and need to be here by 1.30pm on Saturday.  A minimum donation of £1 per entry is requested.  All entries will be given a number and judged by our parent committee.  We shall have two categories '13 years and under' and 'Adults'.  Judging begins at 2pm.

We have some lovely raffle prizes so don't forget to get selling your tickets.  Here's just some of the prizes;

  • £50 KH Hair gift card
  • £50 Boden Clothes voucher
  • £25 Weatherspoons voucher
  • £15 Risley Park Pub voucher

And fingers crossed the weather stays nice so we can all enjoy the BBQ and refreshments.

Entry is £1 for adults with a complimentary drink.  Children are free.

Friday, 14 June 2013

Bring a Bottle

Next week, 17th June, we are having a non-uniform week.  A chance for your little one to wear their favourite outfits!  And all we ask in return is that you make a donation of a bottle of something for our bottle tombola at our upcoming Summer Fair.

Bottles of all descriptions are welcome whether it's a bottle of wine, or juice, or pop or even nail varnish - as long as it's a bottle it will be gratefully received.

Thank You!

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Summer Fair is Nearly Here

It's not long now till our Summer Fair on Saturday 22nd June from 1pm till 4 pm, which this year will have a 'Strawberries & Cream' theme.

There will be lots of fun stalls for all the family including a BBQ, raffle, lucky dip, bottle tombola, cakes, refreshments etc.  As well as our very own 'Great Springfield Bake-Off' competition!

We are still looking for prizes for our raffle so if you know of anyone who would be willing to make a donation please let us know.  We also need plenty of helpers either on the day or in the run-up to the fair, so again if you can help out in any way please let Jayne know as soon as possible.

If you know of anywhere that would be happy to display a poster advertising the fair please let Jayne know and we can sort a poster for you.

The week of 17th June will be a 'Non-Uniform' week, all that we ask is that in return for your child wearing their favourite outfit or fancy dress you donate a bottle of some can be a bottle of wine, or beer, or fizzy pop or fact anything as long as it's in a bottle!

If you would like anymore information about any aspect of the fair then please speak to Jayne at pre-school or via email on

Thank You!