To help you determine what to bring here are some guidlines.
 
When:
  •    Jan/Feb   Spring
  •    Mar/Apr/May   Summer
  • Jun   Please Call ahead
  • Jul/Aug   Fall, back-to-school and Halloween
  • Sep/Oct  Winter, Snow Gear and Holiday
  • Nov  Winter and Snow Gear
  •    Dec   Please Call Ahead

What: BACK TO SCHOOL - Limit 20 items per drop-off

  • Rain jackets and Raing Pants
  • Lighter weight  fleeces and Zip hoodies
  • lightweight Pants and jeans
  • Skirts and dresses that are lighter weight or short sleeve
  • T-shirts and Short Sleeve Button-Downs
  • School Uniform Pieces - Khaki or Navy Pants - Grey, White Navy Polos
  • Closed-Toe Shoes - Sneakers or vans style
  • Baby gear and equipment that are current style and very clean, especially Pack-n-Plays and high chairs (Please call ahead to be sure we have room.) (We will do our best to look at these items and check for recalls while you are still in the shop.) (We do not accept strollers October - March.)
  • Soccer Cleats and shin guards
  • Hiking shoes and boots
  • Rain boots or bogs style boots
  • Athletic clothing: such as Adidas, Nike, and Under Armor
  • dance and gymnastics gear 
  • musical instruments for children
  • games suitable for children
  • children's books, especially Board Books and  popular chapter book series (Harry Potter, Magic Tree House, Diary of Wimpy Kid etc)
  • 18 inch dolls and accesories
  • Anything Melissa & Doug
  • Play Kitchens or similar
  • Outdoor play structures and swings 
  • Bikes, balance bikes and scooters
  • Baby carriers and wraps: especially hiking carriers
Items we don't accept

 

  • any itmes with rips, stains or holes
  • any clothing item that is missing pieces ie: buttons, zipper pull, zip off hood, etc.
  • bra's (exception new nursing bras)
  • any item that has been recalled
  • event-specific or souvenir items (ie. concert shirts or vacation sweatshirts)
  • helmets of any kind
  • mattresses/bedding
  • breast pumps
  • most umbrella strollers
  • dvd/vhs/cassette tapes or the players
  • baby bathtubs
  • used bottles or food items
  • toys/games that are missing pieces
  • clothing items without size tags
  • electronic items without working batteries
  • Onesies - unless part of a bundle or with an outfit
  • socks or underwear - unless brand new and still in package