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Mendota Heights FREE Toy Swap

October 17, 2021 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT

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Bring a toy that you no longer use and exchange it for a different toy! There is no limit. All toys must be inspected prior to use.

  • Consider bringing an optional canned food donation for Neighbors Inc. if you are able to.
  • You do not have to bring something in order to take something home.
  • There is no limit.
  • Large/heavy items are not accepted if they cannot be handled by one person. If you are unsure, please call first.
  • All donations must be clean, good-condition, work properly, and have all parts and pieces.
  • All toys must be inspected prior to use.
  • Toys left at the end of the event will be donated to Goodwill, Neighbors Inc., The Free Book Buggie, or the local library.

Toys accepted:

  • Books
  • Board games/yard games
  • Baby toys
  • Building toys: blocks/bricks
  • Costumes
  • Dolls/action figures
  • Figurines
  • Learning toys
  • Puzzles
  • Smaller riding toys/sleds/scooters
  • Sports toys/balls
  • Stuffed animals
  • And more

Not accepted:


  • Car seats
  • Pack-n-plays
  • Highchairs
  • Bounce seats
  • Exersaucers


  • Kitchen playsets
  • Play houses
  • Climbers
  • Swing sets
  • Slides
  • Sandboxes
  • Kiddie pools


  • Xbox
  • Playstation
  • Wii


  • Bikes
  • Helmets
  • Hover boards
  • Skis
  • Soccer nets

NO CLOTHING OR SHOES (costumes are accepted)



October 17, 2021
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
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City of Mendota Heights
(651) 452-1850
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Dakota Lodge
1200 Stassen Ln
St Paul, MN 55118
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