• 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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Positive Ageing Month October 2016

20th September 2016

Positive Ageing Month October 2016 Play Resource are delighted to be part of Belfast City Council’s Positive Ageing Month! We … Continue reading Positive Ageing Month October 2016

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LAST PLACES STLL AVAILABLE! 8 Week Arts Training Course

09th June 2016

Brush up your Art Skills is back!!! It begins on Thursday 29th September and runs every Thursday for 8 weeks. … Continue reading LAST PLACES STLL AVAILABLE! 8 Week Arts Training Course

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May Closing Dates

05th April 2016

  Play Resource will be closed on Monday 2nd May for May Day and Monday 30th May for May Bank Holiday.

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Play Resource Scrapstore
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Fab 'Sponge Bots' made by Ash at New Lodge Arts! Thanks for sharing :)
Check out our 'Sponge Bots'!
We at NewLodge YouthCentre can't be without the Play Resource sponges and all the creative fun and Joy they bring - ...
Ash Plum
Check out our 'Sponge Bots'!
We at NewLodge YouthCentre can't be without the Play Resource sponges and all the creative fun and Joy they bring - 😋
Ash Plum added a new photo to Play Resource Scrapstore's timeline — with ...
Play Resource Scrapstore
Timeline Photos
Nothing is more satisfying in life than popping the bubbles from BUBBLE WRAP!

So today was a good day as we got in a huge rolls of the stuff! If your group needs a bit more than normal please speak ...
Play Resource Scrapstore
Timeline Photos
Nothing is more satisfying in life than popping the bubbles from BUBBLE WRAP!

So today was a good day as we got in a huge rolls of the stuff! If your group needs a bit more than normal please speak ...
@playresource
Large delivery of BUBBLE WRAP just in! Speak to Paul when you are in rather than lift it off the shelf please :)
@playresource
HESSIAN SACKS! No limits!! Perfect for making this little scarecrow!
If you need a 'sackful' of hessian speak to Pa… https://t.co/zeMxiQUMkx

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