Busy Bees was set up by Aine Russell in 1997 as a Montessori school ,catering to children in the 3-4 year age category in Kilkenny. After constant demand from parents to expand the service to include full day care, Busy Bees Creche and Montessori was set up in Richview, Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny in 2001.
Having won the tender with IDA Ireland, to build and operate a facility in their Business and Technology park on the Ring Road in Kilkenny. This state of the art Childcare Centre opened its doors on the 27th September 2004.
Busy Bees Childcare is the recipient of many awards for their achievements since inception. The passion and understanding of providing a Benchmark Service for children is evident in the evolution and of Busy Bees Childcare and the re investment back into its infra structure and Curriculum has it receiving its latest Award from Irish Enterprise Business as Best Childcare Provider in County Kilkenny.
Aine Russell is a regular contributor on KCLR, and is an expert in her capacity as Early Years Childcare Provider.