• Play Resource is the centre of creativity

    providing all the resources needed for your artistic needs.

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  • Play Resource is the centre of creativity

    Our resources include: recycled waste materials, art & craft shop and arts outreach programmes

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Membership is open to any constituted group working throughout Northern Ireland. Member groups include: youth clubs, schools, playgroups, church groups, youth clubs, nurseries, childminders, special needs groups and various community groups.

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Art &
Craft Shop

We offer an extensive range of low cost Arts & Craft products including all types of paint,card & paper, drawing & craft materials, adhesives, sports & games, and much more. These are all available to order online using our Click & Collect service.

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Our Scrapstore

Browse our huge array of exciting scrap materials available for members to collect for free from the Scrapstore. It is an Aladdin's cave filled with items such as card, fabric, wool, tubs, paint, foam, cones, lids, tiles, paper, tubing, furniture and lots lots more!

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We give member groups in Northern Ireland access to high quality and affordable Arts projects delivered by experienced Artists in their local areas. Bursaries are available to groups in rural areas and areas of social need of 60% towards Artist fees.

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July Closing Dates 2017

28th June 2017

We will be closed Wednesday 12th July and reopen on Monday 17th July. We hope you all have a lovely break … Continue reading July Closing Dates 2017

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A Picture Paints a Thousand Words

31st May 2017

  ‘A Picture Paints a Thousand Words’ at Play Resource Play Resource, with funding from the Arts Council of Northern … Continue reading A Picture Paints a Thousand Words

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14th March 2017

March/April Closing Dates Play Resource will be closed on Friday 17th March for St Patrick’s Day. We will also close for Easter on … Continue reading MARCH/APRIL 2017 CLOSING DATES

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RT @alifell: Halloween Adventure Time - BMO costume thanks to @playresource :) http://t.co/f5nIMzMvH1
Play Resource Scrapstore
Little Bins for Little Hands
I soooooo want to try this out!! Looks like so much fun :)
Fluffy slime! Make the best ever fluffy slime this summer with the kids.

Play Resource Scrapstore shared Little Bins for Little Hands's video.
Play Resource Scrapstore
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Found last week in our car park! Is anyone missing this wee charm? Might be of sentimental value to someone! #playresource
Kids (and adults too) had lots of fun at the @belfastcc Park Days using @playresource scrap! Can you spot yourself… https://t.co/3P5nLQIBUV
We have 12 of these office tables now in our Scrapstore for £20 each! Or buy 1 get 1 half price so 2 of these excel… https://t.co/Nlv8XYT3zD

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