Resource Items Update

 

 

Things we would particularly like at the moment –
 
  • Hessian or similar for preschool embroidery

 

  • Electrical conduit

 

  • Paper

 

  • Beads and sequins

 

  • Feathers

 

  • All sizes of felt

 

  • Wool suitable for babies and young children

 

 

 

 

Things we don’t need or don’t need at present –

 

  • Polystyrene

  • Household rubbish

  • Ring binders

  • Newspaper

  • Magazines

  • Cardboard boxes

  • Plastic bags, used greeting cards, toilet roll inners (never)

  • Hard & Soft Toys

  • Household recyclables

  • Used clothing

 

 

 

 

 

 

Suggested items for donation

 

  • Black sand

  • Blind offcuts

  • Bottle tops                                                            Plastic, metal etc

  • Bottles                                                                   Plastic, glass or metal

  • Cardboard                                                            Sheets any size

  • Cardboard cones

  • Cardboard tubes                                                 Various lengths and diameters -                                                                                                but no toilet rolls  

  • Cellophane

  • Cereal etc boxes / shoe boxes

  • Chocolate strip-electrical

  • Cones / seed pods /nuts

  • Corflute                                                                  Any size

  • Cork / corks                                                           Any size

  • Dacron filling

  • Dried leaves / petals

  • Driftwood

  • Electricans' conduit

  • Expired pasta / flour / oil /  rice                        For collage; play dough; doblek; shakers

  • Fabric                                                                    Medium - large pieces unless special fabrics

  • Feathers                                                               Natural or coloured

  • Greetings cards                                                   For collage

  • Labels                                                                   Pictorial or with usable surface

  • Leather                                                                 About A5 or bigger

  • Magnets                                                                Any sort

  • Matches - used etc                                              Bridge building

  • Model cars, boats, buildings etc                       Other people have started but not finished

  • Nuts and bolts / nails                                          Any sort

  • Paper                                                                     A4 or bigger

  • Patterned cellotape                                            Christmas, birthday, trade

  • Pizza tripods                                                        The ones put in to prevent box collapse

  • Plastic strapping

  • Plumbers' piping and guttering         

  • Previous years' calendars                                   For collage

  • Ribbon                                                                   50 cms or more

  • Sawdust / wood shavings                                   Untreated

  • Shells / sea glass

  • Sheepskin pieces

  • Shelving offcuts

  • Spindles                                                                  From yarn, wire, fabric etc

  • Springs                                                                    Any sort

  • Stationery

  • Straws

  • Tissue paper

  • Tooth picks / satay sticks / chopsticks

  • Wire                                                                       Electrical / fencing                                                                         

 

 

 

 

 

 

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