Play, learn and grow with us

If you have ever wondered what Samuel Barlow Primary Academy nursery is like, then pop along to one of our nursery discovery days to play, learn and grow with us – we can’t wait to welcome you.

Our nursery discovery days are designed for families of children aged two and three, with sessions delivered by our qualified early years teacher and assistants. Discovery days run twice in the first half of every term, with activities ranging from sensory play, imaginative play, music, messy play, story time, outdoor fun and much more!

Nursery discovery days take place at Samuel Barlow Primary Academy nursery in Clipstone, Mansfield. Sessions are free of charge and include a snack and refreshment. Spaces are limited – please book online.

Autumn term 2024 – 25

Wednesday 25 September 2024, 10 – 11am

Wednesday 2 October 2024, 10 – 11am


Spring term 2024 – 25

Wednesday 29 January 2025, 10 – 11am

Wednesday 5 February 2025, 10 – 11am


Summer term 2024 – 25

Wednesday 14 May 2025, 10 – 11am

Wednesday 21 May 2025, 10 – 11am

2025 – 26 dates

Register your interest for future discovery days


Where to find us

Our nursery is located in our specialist early years and foundation spaces within Samuel Barlow Primary Academy, in Clipstone, Mansfield.