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Kids' Stuff for Less

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

Get CA$H TODAY for gently used Bikes, Trikes, Scooters, Wagons, Cozy Coupes, Strollers, Bike Trailers & more!

Staying cozy this Winter is EASY & affordable when you shop at Once Upon a Child! 

Our racks are filled with an unmatched selection of all the brands and styles they'll love...at prices you can get excited about!  Plus, 1000's of new items hit our selling floor every day, so be sure to stop in & shop often!

Hoodies ~ Sweaters ~ Longsleeve tops ~ Dresses ~ Jeans ~ Leggings ~ Khakis ~ Shoes ~ Boots ~ Snowsuits ~ Winter Coats ~ More!

Banner that reads 'Now Hiring'

We are always on the look out for great new Team Members!!

Bring in your resume TODAY...and let us know why you would make an excellent addition to our team!  


We'll PAY YOU CA$H for:

Strollers, Trikes, Bikes, Wagons

Exersaucers, Bouncy Chairs, Jolly Jumpers

 Infant Swings & Playpens

High Chairs & Kitchen Boosters

Bassinettes & Cribs (check for recalls here!)

Change Tables & Dressers

Bumbos, Bathtubs, Carriers

Nursing Pillows


 Perfect for stocking stuffers, dance troupes, gifts, dress up, or just to jazz up an everyday outfit!  So much fun & so many choices!  Only $9.99 each!

 We have an amazing BOOK DEPARTMENT!!

Great selection of gently used board books, soft & hard cover, treasuries, early readers, chapter books & more!  And we are looking to buy more gently used books for all ages!  Bring the books your kids are done with in for CA$H today!

Give the Perfect Gift! 


 Baby Shower ~ Birthday Party ~ Teacher Gifts

Are you going to have a baby?  Know someone who is? 

Doula Care ~ Childbirth Classes ~ Breastfeeding Support

 Supporting women and their families in the Niagara Region and surrounding areas

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Buyer/Seller Rewards Programme

On your next visit, ask one of our team members about our Rewards Programme. You will receive one point for every purchase of $10 or more, and for every time you sell us $10 or more!  Ask one of our associates about how to redeem your points!   

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!  

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Our Locations

Once Upon A Child St. Catharines

Gold Standard
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-08:00 PM
Sun11:00 AM-06:00 PM
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Job Openings

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