Local author Andrew Barton will be signing his new book "Heyward the Horse" on Saturday, August 18 from 10 - 2. Heyward is a carriage horse in downtown Charleston who is able to fly over the city with the help of his magical bow tie.
Your children will have fun taking a tour with Heyward and recognizing their favorite sites. Please welcome Andrew to Bartons Toys.
Mister Don Shoes & Dance will be at Bartons Toys on Saturday, July 28th 10-4 and will pay YOUR sales tax a week early.
She will be bringing ballet, tap, jazz and lyrical footwear plus a selection of leotards, tights and cute little dance dresses. If she doesn’t have your size she will get it for you the following week.
Do you want a new gymnastic leotard? Let her know your size and she can send you a personalized catalog.
Brand new author Ann Hannifin wrote a book about her granddaughter's struggle with giving up her many pacifiers entitled "It's My Yuk, Hello!". Granna Ann will be doing her very first book signing with us on Saturday, July 28 from 10 - 2. Please help welcome her to Bartons Toys.
Missy from Mr. Don's Shoes will be here on Sunday, July 15 and Monday, July 16 from 11-4. She has new shag shoes and will have ballet, tap and jazz shoes for younger dancers. Plus she'll be taking orders for your other shoe needs. Stop by!
Please join us for an amazing pre-season Byers' Choice buying event on Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15. Byers is expecting to sell out of best sellers early this year, and several Carolers are already unavailable, so don't wait until the last minute to get the piece you want. Stop by to see our catalog or phone us to place your order. We can tell you what's available and what isn't for the coming season - and we'll have some special deals. Don't miss it!
Missy Gold from Mr. Don Shoes will be at Bartons Toys on Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17 from 11:00 - 3:00 to fit little feet headed to dance camps. She'll be fitting tap, ballet, jazz shoes, leotards and tights.
The Eco Green Dog books are for kids written and illustrated by kids, one of whom is Caroline Combs, a local teenage author. It shows the ways to care for pets and what a big responsibility they are. Your child will learn how to make a difference in the world just like the kids in this book did!
Please join us on June 9 to welcome Caroline for her first book signing at the shop. She'll be signing her books from 10-2.
We are pleased to welcome Sally Smith who wrote the first Charleston children's book called Rosebud Roams Charleston. Rosebud is a simple country horse who dreams of the city, so she roams around Charleston meeting friendly people and seeing the sites. Ms. Smith is a local author and artist, and will be signing books on Saturday, May 5 from 10-2. Please come.