• 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

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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Arts
Outreach

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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MARCH/APRIL 2017 CLOSING DATES

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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Play Resource & ISL promoting zero waste to landfill

20th January 2017

Ever wondered where some of our scrap comes from? It is thanks to great firms like ISL Waste Management who … Continue reading Play Resource & ISL promoting zero waste to landfill

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Play Resource Win at the IPB Pride of Place Awards

28th November 2016

  We were fortunate to attend a gala dinner on Saturday 26th November for the I.P.B. Pride of Place Awards, … Continue reading Play Resource Win at the IPB Pride of Place Awards

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Play Resource Scrapstore
The Best Ideas for Kids
How much fun do these ideas look!! I want to try all of them!! ❤❤
Such a fun activity! Have your kids complete the picture with all sorts of fun materials!

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Thank you to @Tobermore who have kindly donated lots of A4 and A5 2017 dairies! 10 per group folks :)… https://t.co/r1h2B2PTcD
Play Resource Scrapstore
Scrapstore 2017
Thank you to Tobermore who have kindly donated lots of A4 and A5 2017 dairies! 10 per group folks. Don't forget to send us some pics of what your group does with them :) #creativemembers #tobermore
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Scrapstore 2017
Thanks very much to the Black Box for donating these empty (sorry folks no beer inside them lol) beer kegs! We only have a few so when they are gone they are gone!!
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