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Summer Savings

Find gently used clothes, equipment, and toys at savings up to 70% off of retail!

Welcome to ONCE UPON A CHILD Calgary, AB

Right now we are paying CASH on the spot for your kids' high quality used equipment. We want your strollers high chairs, entertainers, play ’n plays, bouncers, swings and more! Make room in your closets and get paid today!Right now we are paying CASH on the spot for your kids' high quality used equipment. We want your strollers high chairs, entertainers, play ’n plays, bouncers, swings and more! Make room in your closets and get paid today!

Swim your way into some super savings by shopping with us... We have a great selection of boys and girls swimwear including swim shirts, cover-ups, water shoes and sandals.Swim your way into some super savings by shopping with us... We have a great selection of boys and girls swimwear including swim shirts, cover-ups, water shoes and sandals.

now hiring

We are looking for friendly Sales Associates who enjoy working in a fun, fast paced, team oriented environment. We offer great schedule options, employee discounts and fun people to work with. We are looking for Full time and Part time people to fill various shifts.

Here's what we are looking for:
*Enjoy working in a family oriented environment
*Thrive in a fast pace environment where you are always busy and there is always something to do. Days fly by....
*Positive Attitude
*Self Starter, proactive and able to think on your feet
*Organized and accurate
*Customer Service Focused
*Determined work ethic
*Trustworthy individual who values honesty and integrity
*Fluent in English
*Able to stand on your feet for entire shift, able to bend and reach and lift 5kg items.

We are able to offer various shifts:
Student friendly hours - 4:30 to 8:30
Full time hours - 9:30 to 5:30 and 12:30 to 8:30
We are open 7 days a week
All shifts are required to work one day on the weekend

Please submit your resume by email or in person:
onceuponachildmacleodinfo@gmail.com

Please state your shift availability and salary expectations 

We have updated our buying process!!
Please follow these guidelines when you bring your quality, gently used kids clothes, equipment, furniture, toys and more to sell for cash on the spot!

  1. 1. Items must be clean & in good condition.
  2. 2. No Bags - All items must be in a box, tote, bin or basket
  3. 3. Clothes should be freshly laundered and neatly folded.
  4. 4. You may shop the store while we process your items OR drop your items off and we will give you a time to come back to pick up your cash. You can also buy items and save your GST.
  5. 5. We buy all day everyday!
  6. 6. No Appointments necessary!
  7. 7. Call the store 403 543 1066 for more details.
  8. 8. Finally, we appreciate all our customers and would like to THANK YOU for all that you do for us. Thank you and see you soon at the store!!

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Once Upon A Child Macleod Trail

Gold Standard
9250 MacLeod Trail SE
Calgary, AB T2J 3G8
403-543-1066 - 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
Sun12:00 PM-05:00 PM
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