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Don't just sell your gently used kids stuff, TRADE UP for less!

Welcome to ONCE UPON A CHILD Citrus Heights!

We will be closing early on October 17th for carpet cleaning.

Hours on Tuesday only:

9:30 - 7:00

We will open and close with regular hours on Wednesday the 18th.

Please, no more food or drink in the store.

Thank you.

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Once Upon A Child - Citrus Heights, CA

With Fall approaching, Once Upon A Child has everything you need to keep your little ones toasty warm, all at great Fall prices! Come in to see our selection of gently-used denim, long-sleeve tops, sweaters, jackets, costumes, sleepwear, shoes, boots, and accessories.With Fall here, Once Upon A Child has everything you need to keep your little ones toasty warm, all at great Fall prices! Come in to see our selection of gently-used denim, long-sleeve tops, sweaters, jackets, costumes, sleepwear, shoes, boots, and accessories.

We have everything you need for your adorable ladybug or spooky vampire, all at up to 70% off retail prices! We also have all the accessories your trick or treaters may need to look their best while staying warm this Halloween. Don't miss out on the frightfully good deals and spooktacular savings at Once Upon A Child!We have everything you need for your adorable ladybug or spooky vampire, all at up to 70% off retail prices! We also have all the accessories your trick or treaters may need to look their best while staying warm this Halloween. Don't miss out on the frightfully good deals and spooktacular savings at Once Upon A Child!

50% OFF all marked gently used costumes!

At Once Upon A Child, we like to plan ahead, and we know you do too! Right now we are stocking up on holiday apparel for boys and girls in preparation for the upcoming festive season. We’ll pay you for the photo worthy holiday dress wear that your little ones have outgrown. See you soon!At Once Upon A Child, we like to plan ahead, and we know you do too!
Right now we are stocking up on holiday apparel for boys and girls in preparation for the upcoming festive season. We’ll pay you for the photo worthy holiday dress wear that your little ones have outgrown.

See you soon!

We BUY and SELL baby gear and equipment. Come in and see our great selection! If you have gear that is in great condition, bring it in! We’ll pay you for all items accepted.We BUY and SELL baby gear and equipment.
Come in and see our great selection! If you have gear that is in great condition, bring it in! We’ll pay you for all items accepted.

It's hard to keep up with your child's ever changing interests. When they move on to the next best thing, Once Upon A Child is here for you. Sell us the toys and apparel they no longer use and find great deals on their next adventure!

SELL US YOUR TOYS! It's time to clean out the play area and turn the toys your kids no longer play with into CA$H! We buy activity toys, ride-on toys, kitchens, slides, puzzles, games, books, and more! Toys must be in working order and contain all parts.SELL US YOUR TOYS!
It's time to clean out the play area and turn the toys your kids no longer play with into CA$H! We buy activity toys, ride-on toys, kitchens, slides, puzzles, games, books, and more! Toys must be in working order and contain all parts.

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Thank you for visiting Once Upon A Child in Citrus Heights where we will provide a fun and convenient way to buy and sell new and gently used kids stuff, focusing on quality, safety and value. 

Store Hours
 
M – F 9:30 am to 8:00 pm
Sat 9:30 am to 8:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
 
 
 
we buy all seasons 
 


We buy all seasons, all year, all day, everyday!
No appointment necessary!
 

 We pay cash for all items on which we can make an offer.

Suggestions for Selling your gently used Kids Stuff:

  • Must be in Next to New condition
  • Current Styles (within 3 years)
  • Recently Washed & Completely Dry - right side out No: holes,stains,pilling, fading, pet hair,or wrinkles
  • Pair 2 piece outfits together (do not pin items)
    Sizes 0-12 months, we would prefer sets, separates don't sell well for us.
    "Moms don't have time to put outfits together, so we request that you help us out and do it for them."
  • Remove Hangers
  • Lay Flat in a Sturdy Container (will be returned to you) Preferred: Bin, Laundry Basket, or Box - to prevent wrinkling NO Plastic Bags or Garbage Bags, please.
  • Wipe down Toys & Equipment
  • Must be in Good Working order - with original parts/pieces
  • No Corrosion on Batteries

some items we DO NOT PURCHASE:

 Car Seats, Bike Helmets, Bedding, Socks, Underwear, Infant Hats, Breast Pumps, Bibs, Picture Frames, Formula, Recalled Items, anything Homemade or Altered

We ask that you get your items to us 1 hour before we close. This will allow us to finish what we've started, before we end the day.

 

If you have any questions about items we may or may not accept, feel free to give us a call at 916-725-2525.

                                                                        

RETURN POLICY 

Returns must be made within 7 days of purchase with tags attached and your receipt. After 7 days it is for exchange only. Items must be returned to the store where they were purchased.

We carry Baltic Amber teething necklaces,

Wubanub teethers, and bows, bows, bows!

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Once Upon A Child Citrus Heights

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7937 Greenback Lane
Citrus Heights, CA 95610
916-725-2525 - Map - Hours
Mon09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Tues09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Wed09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM-05:00 PM
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