THE Creation Station Mid-Ulster has reached the final staged of the NI4Kids annual Family Awards.
The kiddie arts and crafts class provider is one of three finalists selected in the Family Friendly Business of the Year category in the highly acclaimed awards.
Hundreds of nominations have been pouring in since last October and after six months of searching for and hearing about favourite family places to visit, events, family friendly businesses – as well as personal family stars in the mum, dad, child and grandparent categories – the judging panel have made their difficult decisions and selected the 2013 finalists.
Speaking about her delight of being nominated for yet anither award owner of the Creation Station Mid-Ulster, Roisin Ryan-Egan said: “I was delighted to be nominated by so many of our Little Explorer & Arty Party kids parents – to be shortlisted as one of the finalists for the NI4Kids Family awards is just amazing.
“I am so lucky to have the opportunity to support local parents, carer’s and their children by offering fun arts and crafts classes, workshops and parties.” The Creation Station is the UKs leading and award winning children’s arts and crafts activity franchise that provides hands on arts and crafts experiences to give even very young children the opportunity to explore, discover and develop with a wide range of tried and tested materials. Classes are run in Cookstown and Magherafelt Gary Hamilton, Managing Director, Family Media Group said: “The Ni4kids Family Awards aim to give some well-deserved recognition to all the individuals, businesses and organisation across Northern Ireland who put families first. Roisin at the Creation Station embodies the type of business we want to celebrate - the nominations told us she is passionate about providing fun, educational and inspiring classes that kids love. Ni4kids wish the best of luck to The Creation Station and to all our finalists.” All the finalists will gather at Belfast City Hall on May 23rd where the winners in each category will be revealed.