Summer Savings

We buy and sell gently used kids' stuff - all seasons, every day! We pay on the spot for items accepted. No appointment necessary.

Welcome to Once Upon A Child St. Catharines, ON




We'll pay you cash-on-the-spot for all the gently used kids clothing, shoes, accessories, toys, etc...we can accept!  

Bring them in today!

All Seasons of Clothing & Shoes (0-16yth)

Winter Coats, Snowsuits, Boots

Strollers (all types)

Bikes, Trikes, Wagons

Outdoor Toys & Trikes

Baby Swings, Bouncers

Highchairs, Kitchen Boosters, Playpens

& more!


We still have lots of great clearance left in several sizes, and we know some of you couldn't make it Saturday, so we will continue our 'Stuff as many clearance items in a bag for just $15' sale!

LOTS left in...
0-3months, 3-6months, 6-9m, 12m GIRLS & 14/16youth  GIRLS
3-6months, 6-9months, 12 months BOYS

SOME left in...
Swimwear, sleepwear, all other sizes (except 24months, 2T & 3T BOYS, and 3T GIRLS no clearance left)

ALSO we had many requests to continue our DOOR CRASHER PROMOTIONS for one more day, so on

Sunday July 20th ONLY...

Books 10 for $10

Sleepwear 5 for $10

*Bag will be provided by Once Upon a Child. Discounts can not be combined & all clearance is final sale.


All Hair Bows & Flowers

2 for $5

Sunglasses $3.99 

Tutus $10.99


Checked out our Book Section Lately?

We've got everything from board books for baby, to young adult novels for tweens...and everything in between!  

3 Fabulous Products by BUNCHA FARMERS

Same great stain sticks & laundry additive...but with a fresh, fabulous new look!  And now, we also carry body soaps by Buncha Farmers, available in three delicious scents!  All natural, Canadian products that really work!  Check out these great products today!  

Buncha Farmers fun fact:  All products are made and packaged by Canadian stay-at-home moms!



NEW Store Hours
Sunday     11am - 5:30pm
Mon - Fri    9:30am -9:00pm
Saturday    9:30am - 5:30pm

Email List
Would you like to be on our Customer Email list? Sign up today and be the first to know about our special promotions and events. Receive our monthly emails informing you of upcoming events, exclusive coupon offers, and so much more!  Click on the 'Join Our Email List' above to join now!  

Frequent Buyer/Seller Card
On your next visit, ask one of our team members about our Frequent Buyer/Seller Card. You will receive one stamp for every purchase of $10 or more, and for every time you sell to us! Once your card is full…redeem it for 20% off your next purchase! 

 Reusable Shopping Bags 
As Once Upon a Child is all about recycling...we encourage you to bring in your reusable shopping bags when shopping or selling at our store.  You'll receive an extra stamp on your Frequent Shopper Card every time you do!  There will be a charge of 5 cents for plastic bags as of January 1, 2012.

Directions to our Store
We are located at 210 Glendale Ave., in the Pendale Plaza, directly across from the Pen Centre Shopping Centre, St. Catharine’s (just off Hwy 406)    905 684 6822




Heard about Plato's Closet?  


 Plato's Closet is a great new store that has all the best styles in gently used clothing, shoes and accessories for teens & twentysomethings (and really cool moms of all ages!) at up to 70% off retail prices!

Check it out today!

 Plato's Closet buys and sells gently-used trendy clothing, shoes & accessories for teens & twentysomething guys & girls.


Visit for more info. and don't forget to Join Our Email Club and 'Like' our Facebook page

210 Glendale Ave, Pendale Plaza, St. Catharines  

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Our Locations

Once Upon A Child St. Catharines

210 Glendale Ave Pendale Plaza, Suite A15
St. Catharines, ON L2T 3Y6
905-684-6822 - Map - Hours
Mon09:30 AM-09:00 PM
Tues09:30 AM-09:00 PM
Wed09:30 AM-09:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM-09:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM-09:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM-05:30 PM
Sun11:00 AM-05:30 PM
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Job Openings

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Sell. Buy. Repeat.

Sell us your gently used kids’ clothing, toys, shoes and baby gear for payment on the spot!

Shop our great selection of kids’ clothing, shoes, toys, and equipment and save big!

Keep coming back as your kids continue to grow. We are always buying, so our inventory is always changing.