Ann Marshall

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Explore Kids at Heart Toys in Portland for Your Child’s Imagination!

Having toys and the ability to play and use creativity is a great way to help your child build their imagination and cognitive skills. As a Portland newborn and maternity photographer, I’ve seen firsthand how much toys can really help each child make sense of the world around them while having fun. Kids at Heart Toys is an awesome local toy shop that carries a variety of toys and games for your little one to enjoy.

About Kids at Heart Toys

Kids at Heart Toys is a locally owned and operated independent toy and book store. Each product is economically sourced worldwide for babies, toddlers, kids, and older children. The store also carries high-quality toys and a large variety of them, from standard options to quirky ones. 

Upon arrival, you may park your car in the convenient parking lot located on the backside of the store building. Keep in mind that even though the mask mandate has been lifted, Kids at Heart Toys still requires all guests to wear their masks the entire time you are shopping. If you do not have a mask, you may tell a store associate and will be provided a mask while you shop. 

Address: 3445 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Hours: Open daily 10 am-6 pm

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When shopping at Kids at Heart Toys, you will find there are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to the items your child will love. These options include the following: 

  • Toys
    • Stuffed animals, tie dye kits, art sets, craft kits, sensory putty, Hello Kitty merchandise, constellation blocks, and dinosaur figurines.
  • Games
    • Puzzles, board games, marbles, Lego sets 
  • Books 
    • Variety of books
    • Educational, animal, inclusive books (feminist, BIPOC, etc.) 
    • Sticker books
  • Costumes
    • For dress-up/Halloween, etc. 
    • Wands, masks 
  • Lunch boxes

If you make a purchase or receive an item that isn’t to your liking, you may come into Kids at Heart Toys to make a return. Keep in mind that the item must be in its original condition, unopened, undamaged, and accompanied by a receipt. If you do not have a receipt, you may return the item for store credit. Any discounted or on-sale items are final sale. 

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Loyalty Program and Birthdays

When shopping at Kids at Heart Toys, you will have the option to join the loyalty program. You will receive a loyalty program card and the average purchase price back after twelve purchases. In addition, every Wednesday is Grandparents’ Day! So when grandparents visit the store on any Wednesday during the month, they will receive 10 percent off of any purchase. 

Have a birthday celebration coming up that you may need a gift for? Come into the store and send out a gift certificate worth $5 during a child’s birthday month!

Kids at Heart Toys

If you are looking for a place to shop for all of the fun necessities for your kid, Kids at Heart Toys is just the place to check out. From games to costumes, the sky’s the limit for your child’s imagination. 

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