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rePainted Door

Have you seen our new door? We rePainted it The Resource Exchange way- with leftover green screen paint saved from the set a major motion picture that was shot locally!  

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Want to be a Kinetic Pilot?

As part of The Resource Exchange’s Grand re-Opening Weekend Celebration, we’re having folks from The Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby in the store tomorrow to talk about how they built and decorated their winning kinetic sculptures and costumes! Are you planning on joining the Derby this year, or do you just think the event is really cool? Come to our store tomorrow from 3pm-5pm to meet and pick the brains of past Derby winners, and get ideas for your sculptures and costumes by browsing our inventory of unique reclaimed materials from the film and theatre industries. How could you incorporate… large … Continue reading

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nature preschool

Nature Preschool + The Resource Exchange

The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education is one of the very first urban environmental education centers in the country. Their Preschool teacher Nicole came into The Resource Exchange to find creative teaching materials for her students. After visiting the re she said, “As a teacher in the Nature Preschool at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, we are always on the look out for interesting, natural, reusable, and visually appealing materials for the children that encourage exploration and discovery of the world around them through play. The many ‘loose parts’ that The Resource Exchange has to offer are great for … Continue reading

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