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ETLA Newsletter

The European Toy Library Association has issued its latest newsletter which covers the meeting Lesley went to in May in Geneva. It was a fabulous opportunity for Smart Play Network to meet other heads of organisations that support play in their countries though their membership toy libraries. The group are always looking for case studies from the country members to …Read More

Summer Sessions for Play Plus

WE are happy to announce the dates for the Play Plus Toy Library Summer sessions. The staff and volunteers from Play Plus will be holding themed play events on dates throughout the summer; 14th July Ocean 21st July Sky & Things that fly 28th July Bugs & Beasties 4th August Carnival/FestivalRead More

New Play Ranger Provision in Edinburgh

We are delighted to announce our successful funding bid to Inspiring Scotland’s Go2Play programme for an exciting new Play Ranger service in the Bingham and Magdalene area of Edinburgh. We have attached the official communication from Inspiring Scotland about the fund, which also explains a little about what a play ranger service is. Inspiring Scotland Press Release We are particularly …Read More

A new insurance product for our Diamond Members

Many of you have asked us to seek out a competitive insurance product that offers good value and an appropriate level and package of cover for play projects and toy libraries. We are delighted to announce our partnership with CaSE Insurance who are leaders in the field for charity insurance. We can now link our Diamond Members directly in to …Read More

Get Evaluating Training Course – Dundee

We are now taking bookings for our ‘Get Evaluating’ training on 27th May 2015. This course will be held in Dundee and is a practical guide to evaluation terminology, basic logic modelling and developing outcomes linking to your activities – all vital for funding applications, reporting and shaping the future of your service. Previous participants said: “Very interactive session with …Read More

We have moved!

From the 1st April 2015, Smart Play Network is working from our new ‘home’ in Leith. After a stressful couple of weeks, packing up, hooking up, re-arranging and finding the best routes to work, we are in and settled. We are also delighted to announce a further year’s funding for our core services through the Scottish Government’s Third Sector Early …Read More

MAD Cooking Event

One Parent Families Scotland are running a Mums and Dads Cooking sessions over the Easter Break in Edinburgh. So if you’re a single parent and looking for something free to do over Easter then why not have a look at the attached flyer for more information about the sessions and how to book onto them.Read More

100 Members!

Smart Play Network has just reached our 100th member this month!  Our membership has steadily increased over the last 18 months and is still growing.  We welcome groups to join us who are working, delivering or have a key interest in the well-being and development of our children though quality play opportunities.  If you know of a group that would …Read More

Get Moving for Play – 30th September 2014 Edinburgh Corn Exchange

Join us at our ‘Get Moving for Play’ Seminar and AGM on Tuesday 30th September 2014 at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange. This will be a great opportunity to network with others, learn about new research from the Play Strategy Implementation Group as well as a range of relevant topics. To include: Play Strategy Action 6.3 Research findings presentation Smart Play …Read More

Get Evaluating

We are now taking bookings for our next popular ‘Get Evaluating’ training on 22nd August 2014. This course will be held in Edinburgh and is a practical guide to evaluation terminology, basic logic modelling and developing outcomes linking to your activities – all vital for funding applications, reporting and shaping the future of your service. Previous participants said: “This topic …Read More
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