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Pilke nature-oriented daycare centre Kärpänen

Päiväkodissa on tilaa
Opening hours
Mon-Fri 6:30-17 (as necessary)

Pilvenhattarat (under 3y.) tel. 040 458 9740
Sammaltassut (under 3y.) tel. 040 457 0644
Tuulentupa (3-5y.) tel. 050 468 3338


the client fee as its highest is 315 €/month with the Espoo service voucher. Service voucher and daycare hours may affect to the fee.

Daisy Family

Kodin ja päiväkodin välisenä viesti- ja tiedotuskanavanamme toimii Daisy. Viestimme Daisyn kautta mm. päiväkodin tapahtumista ja kuulumisista.

Perheet ilmoittavat Daisyn kautta mm. hoitoaikavaraukset ja poissaoloilmoitukset.

Pilke DaisyFamily

Pilke nature-oriented daycare centre Kärpänen is a cosy daycare centre by excellent transport connections in Kärpäsenmäki, Lahti

Daycare centre Kärpänen is located by good transport connections in Kärpäsenmäki, and it provides high-quality child-centred early childhood education and care at a welcoming, cosy daycare centre.

Kärpänen’s spacious, bright and functional premises that spread across two floors offer 60 daycare places for children aged 1–5 years. The daycare centre has separate rooms for music, sports, handicraft and various games among other activities. In the study corner, children can browse books and examine treasures gathered from nature, for example.

The daycare centre’s versatile, spacious and sheltered yard provides diverse opportunities for play, exercise and common celebrations. The daycare centre is close to the local school and library, playgrounds as well as good surroundings for outdoor exercise.

Pilke nature-oriented daycare centre Kärpänen - Näin löydät meille!
Kiekkostenkatu 3
15800 LAHTI Suomi
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Our customers have rated us

Pilke day-care centre customer satisfaction survey, 2024: “I am satisfied with the early childhood education and care of my child” (on a scale of 1 to 5 where 5 means best).

Visit our day-care centre to learn more!

Please contact and visit us to take a peek at the facilities and see the daily routine and activities at the day-care centre; We will get to know each other, answer your questions, and explain how to apply for and start day-care.

Or you can always send the Pilke application form. We will get back to you in 2 days, and arrange a tour!

Care and education, hand in hand

Our task is to create conditions in which children can not only learn facts and skills, but also prepare to face the big wide world with heart and kindness.

Please find for more information about our daycare centres and early childhood education and care!

Example of the daily routine at daycare

The daycare centre schedule is always designed based on its size and objectives. This routine is a general example of a day at daycare. The daycare centre manager provides further information on the routine of your daycare centre.


Daycare centre doors open. Welcome! We start the day with a hug and have a chat. Then we gradually start to play.






Small group activities indoors and outdoors.


n. 11.15

Lunch, followed by a rest. Some of the children sleep or rest while the others go outside. After the rest, it’s time for quiet play and activities.


n. 14.00




Play, small group activities and outdoor activities.



The daycare centre doors close. Thank you for today and see you tomorrow!

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I will be happy to answer any questions regarding our day-care centre; introduction visits, availability, applications, customer agreements and their amendments, invoicing, customer feedback, and so on.

Manager Mia Soila
Puh. 040 4578 222

Kiekkostenkatu 3
15800 Lahti