Child's Play Toy Store in Portland

Events and Links!

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First up, we have a few upcoming Child's Play events to let you know about! Nob_Hill_Dog_on_23rd

Toys for Paws:a benefit to support DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital

Saturday, May 4th

Photo Booth for kids and pets! 10am – 12pm

Store Hours 10am – 7pm

Take a photo in the Photo Booth!  Accessories for both kids and pets will be available.  Plus, be one of the first 50 kids in the store and receive a “Doggie bag!”  Additionally, 15% of the day’s sales will be donated to DoveLewis, making it a great time to stock up on birthday presents and outdoor activities for the summer.

To learn more about DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital, visit their website here.

New Moms, New Toys:  Finding the best toys for your child

Tuesday, May 7 at 2pm

A special presentation at Good Sam Hospital’s Mommy & Me group

Pat Fiedler, owner of Child’s Play Toys will share her knowledge of child development and the best way to use fun, imagination and toys to help your children grow.  Find out about the latest in educational toys, plus which classics are still the best.  Free gift for participants!

Lego Club:  Build the Future

Wednesday, May 15th 3pm – 4pm at the NW Library (NW 23rd Ave & Thurman St.)

Come build at the May Lego Club and you could win a $20 gift certificate from Child’s Play Toys! Help us Build the Future by creating futuristic buildings, vehicles, robots and more! Your creation will be on display in the voting area at the NW Library from May 16 – June 18. Invite your family and friends to stop by the library and vote for their favorite creation. The builder with the most votes will win a $20 gift certificate from Child’s Play Toys!  Ideal for ages 5 – 11

For more information about the NW Library, visit their website here.

Man, that sounds like a lot of fun!  Now for a few links from around the web!

Best friend cuteness via Pinterest

It's almost parade season!  Which also means elephant ears from carnival stands, but we digress...  Red Tricycle has a great list of family friendly parades and festivals happening this summer!

Some helpful tips for those with picky eaters.

How to motivate struggling readers.

Cool Mom Picks shared 7 of the cutest kids' rain boots!

Great Rainy Day Activity:  Origami (found via Cool Mom Picks)

Have an AWESOME day!

-Child's Play