Availability: We have a limited number of spots available for ages 12 mos- 5 years. Our infants rooms are wait listed through end of year. Spots are first come, first served. Call today! 

Our Mission

Piggyback Rides & Slippery Slides is a licensed childcare center and preschool in Bristol, NH providing exceptional care for children ages 6 weeks to 8 years old. We are a leader in early education through our efforts to develop the young minds and spirits of the community's children by fostering creativity, independence, curiosity, emotional well-being, safety and a love of learning.

Infant and Toddler Classrooms

Our infant and toddler classrooms are designed to provide exceptional care to our smallest friends. With a small teacher/child ratio, we are able to focus our attention on hugs, smiles and developing milestones. Our classrooms provide a wide variety of age appropriate activities to nurture young minds and our caring, attentive staff provide a safe early childcare experience.

Our Difference


We are committed to children and families:
  • Flexible Schedules (FT/PT)

  • Extended Hours

  • USDA Food Program Meals Provided

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Low Teacher/Child Ratios

  • Goal based transitions between classrooms

  • Secure facility

  • Referral Services

  • Community Involvement

  • Convenient Location/ BES bus route

Preschool Classroom



Our preschool age classrooms help introduce the early education experience to children ages 3 through 5 while providing them an environment for exploration, independence, social experiences and imagination. Our curriculum provides a fun, child-centered head start to the fundamentals of Kindergarten encouraging children through positive guidance and reassurance.