News and Events

July 2019 Events!

Storytime
Our popular Storytime is happening again this month at the Wooden Horse. One of our employees will be reading one of the many books we have. The reading will be followed by an activity. Great for Kids 5 and under.
 
Wednesday, July 31st at 11am
Craft Activities
Join us for a fun event where your kids can do different craft activities. It's absolutely free! We will have activities that are enjoyable for a variety of ages.
Sunday July 28th, from 11am to 1pm
 
Game Night!
Bring your whole family to our Game Night, where you and your children can play some of our most popular games. There will be a variety of games for different age groups. This is a popular event with limited space, so RSVP today!
 
Saturday, July 20th, from 6:30pm to 7:30pm
 

Storytime Happened Today, And Craft Day Is Coming Up!

Today's Storytime was a success. One of our employees read a 4th of July themed story, and the kids made flags using Do-A-Dot art pens. Curious about those? Well, here are some:

Come down to the store to check them out, or check them out online here! Here are a couple pictures of the kids using them:

 

Craft Day is this Sunday, June 30th from 11 am to 1 pm. Kids will be coloring in Bobble Head Dogs, making gliders, and making there own Paracord Bracelets. What are those? Well, they're sort of like friendship bracelets. Curious, check them out here

 Hope to see you there!

Toy Story is coming out on Friday, June 21st! Be prepared for when your child asks for a toy from the movie!



Toy story comes out this Friday, so why not come by the Wooden Horse to pick up a toy for your child? As soon as they ask for one, you'll have it ready to go! We've got figurines, a plush doll, and even Legos! Check 'em out:


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Jeez, that's a lot of great stuff, huh? Well, it's all waiting for you here at the Wooden Horse!

A homemade slime recipe for you, as well as some slimy products!

A lot of kids like making slime, so why not try a homemade recipe? Check this link to find some great ways to make your own slime. Don't have time to make it? Well, check out some of our slimy products here at the Wooden Horse! Everything from making your own gummy candy, to kits to do your own gooey science experiments, to modeling clay, to our popular product Floof. Come by the store today!

 

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Summer is here with new products! Plus, new store events and extended hours.

Summer is here, and by popular demand, we have extended our hours. 
Starting the week of June 10th, our new hours will be:
 
Monday 10 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday 10 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday 10 AM - 6 PM
Thursday 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday 10 AM - 7 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 6:30 PM
Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM

Plus, Storytime is coming up on June 12th and June 26th at 11 AM: bring your kids to hear a fun story from one of our wonderful books. They can even enjoy a short activity afterward. Great for kids 5 and under. Our Craft Day is happening on June 30th from 11 AM to 1 PM...come for craft activities for your child to participate in. And bring your whole family to Game Night on June 15th from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. We'll have games for a variety of ages for you and your kids to play. Space is limited, so click here to RSVP now!

New in store: Lava Lamps!

 

Wow! We have tons of new Lava Lamps for sale. Each one has different colors, shapes, and visually stunning effects. Like this one:

 

It's called the Star Vortex. It has star shaped glitter inside, and the lamp shifts from blue, to purple, to green in phases. Or maybe this one:

 

It has red and blue liquid inside...perfect for your 4th of July celebration.

And come by to check out our products for summer! For play or family trips.

 
How about the Water Wow? Fill up the included pen with water and then draw on the included pictures. Colors then magically appear! Pick from a variety of different books with different pictures.

Here's something similar to the Water Wow. Each Colorblast book comes with different pictures that have hidden items within them. Use the included pen to reveal the items and colors in each picture. We have different Colorblast books with different themes.

We have tons of sticker packs to choose from. They are great as a fun activity for your kids to do on long trips, whether by plane, train, or automobile.

It's time to go to the beach! We have tons of toys that are perfect for beach play, like this set of pails and shovels. Great for making sandcastles.

Does your child like to ride their bike during the summer? Come by and pick up one of these bike bells so they can ride in style, and be safe too.

All kids love blowing bubbles. Good thing we have a wide selection of them!

Lots of kids love to jump rope. We have a large variety of lengths and colors.

Place objects on photo-sensitive paper to create your own pictures!

Stay tuned for more blog posts about new products and events at the Wooden Horse. We'll even share DIY projects you can do with your kids. Things are changing every day here at the Wooden Horse. If you haven't yet, like us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to keep up with our latestest news!

 

Game Night and Our Arts and Crafts Playday Were A Success! Plus, Storytime is Coming Up!

Our popular Storytime is happening again on Wednesday, May 29th at 11am! We'll pick a great book for one of our employees to share with you and your kids during this fun event, as well as a small activity to do afterward. It's not to be missed.
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The Arts and Crafts Playday was a success also. Kids used watercolor crayons to draw crowns that they then cut out and wear. They also made Sock Puppets and Friendship Bracelets. In the end, kids had items that they could take home to wear and play with. It was a fun time, so again, join us next time if you missed it. Here are some photos from the event.
  


Our Game Night went extremely well, with much fun to be had with parents and kids alike. Parents brought their children to the Wooden Horse to play games together. Since we carry a large variety of both classic and newer games, there was enough variety for there never to be a dull moment! If you missed it, be sure to join us next time.

May 2019 Events

Join us for fun-filled May with events at our store!

1. Storytime

Join us for a book or two read by one of our employees, followed by a small activity. Great for kids 5 years old and under!
Wednesday, May 15th, at 11am
Wednesday, May 29th, at 11am

2. Arts & Crafts Playday!

We will be having free arts and crafts activities for kids of all ages. Encourage your kids' creative side at this free event!
Sunday May 26th, from 11am to 1pm

3. Game Night!

Bring your whole family to try out some our most popular games! We'll have all sorts of different games for different age groups. Come for the games, and stay for the fun!
Saturday, May 18th, from 6:30pm to 7:30pm