Bristol

Children's Scrapstore


Welcome to Children's Scrapstore.  We are a small charity dedicated to help improve play and creative opportunities for children, young people and adults.  With our main store based in Bristol and a small satellite store in Weston Super Mare we offer:

We have a satellite store in Weston-super-Mare run by staff and volunteers which has a small Scrapstore and ArtShop and runs some events. Membership is valid in both stores. 

Satellite Store

We offer a range of participatory training programmes and consultancy to schools and early years settings advocating and supporting the development of play.

Play Services

We offer a wide range of resources and services to schools and Early Years settings such as Teachers Nights, CPD Training, Scrapstore PlayPods or educational visits for curriculum sessions.

 

Schools

We run a dynamic programme of play and creative sessions for children, families and adults in our Scrapstores and in the community.  Our PlayRoom is also available to hire for birthday parties and meetings or events

 

Events

Offers a massive range and variety of arts and crafts materials and is open to the public as well as our members.  All of our products are competitively priced with all profits going straight back into Scrapstore.

 

The ArtShop

A large warehouse full of varied, colourful and abundant scrap materials fantastic for creative play opportunities at low costs.  All of the scrap is safe surplus stock collected directly from local businesses and industry. If you would like to donate business waste please contact us.

 

The Scrapstore

Find us at...

  • Children's Scrapstore
  • Scrapstore House
  • 21 Sevier Street
  • Bristol
  • BS2 9LB

Our Events

  • Bristol

    Make A Mess - Under 2s

    20-Jan-2020 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Make A Mess - Under 2s

    Under 2s Make a Mess is a new relaxed and playful weekly session with taste-safe sensory activities planned especially for under 2s.

    0 - 2 years
  • Bristol

    Make A Mess - Under 5s

    21-Jan-2020 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Make A Mess - Under 5s

    Under 5s Make a Mess is a playful and creative session – you’ll find different sensory and scrap-inspired craft activities each time. Don't forget to wear old clothes!

    0 - 5 years
  • Bristol

    Splatters Don't Matter - Holiday Stay & Play

    17-Feb-2020 13:45 PM - 15:15 PM
    Splatters Don't Matter - Holiday Stay & Play

    There is just so much to do with paint…printing, paint-spinning, splatter painting, marbling and more…Wear clothes that won’t mind a few splashes, and prepare for a celebration of ...

    5 - 10 years
  • Bristol

    Mosaics and Mandalas - Holiday Stay & Play

    18-Feb-2020 13:45 PM - 15:15 PM
    Mosaics and Mandalas - Holiday Stay & Play

    This will be a multimedia session overflowing with colour, pattern and treasures from the Scrapstore Warehouse. Create a tiny, intricate design or go large!

    5 - 10 years
  • Bristol

    Marvellous Machines - Holiday Stay & Play

    19-Feb-2020 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Marvellous Machines - Holiday Stay & Play

    How many buttons does your machine have and what do they all do? Does it have…a name?...a noise…a secret code…? We look forward to seeing your inventions!

    5 - 10 years
  • Bristol

    Flight of the Starlings - Holiday Stay & Play

    19-Feb-2020 13:45 PM - 15:15 PM
    Flight of the Starlings - Holiday Stay & Play

    In Winter, the sky is filled with starlings swirling and swooping. We’ll be combining making and movement, crafting birds and flying creatures, and - if you like – inventing our own sky-da...

    5 - 10 years
  • Bristol

    We Are Explorers! - Holiday Stay & Play

    21-Feb-2020 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    We Are Explorers! - Holiday Stay & Play

    A creative and playful session for children who love exploring. Adventure - discover - make - and play away the morning!

    5 - 10 years
  • Bristol

    Creatures of the Deep - Inclusive Holiday Stay & Play

    21-Feb-2020 13:45 PM - 15:15 PM
    Creatures of the Deep - Inclusive Holiday Stay & Play

    We’ll be transforming the PlayRoom into an underwater world filled with curious textures and shimmering surfaces. If you’re in the mood for making, that’s great, and playing is welco...

    5 - 10 years
  • Bristol

    World Book Day Costumes

    21-Mar-2020 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    World Book Day Costumes

    Get ready for World Book Day without the night-before panic! We'll have heaps of Scrapstore materials to help you get into character.

    5 - 10 years

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