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Children's Toys, Latest News and Gift Ideas!

As your local neighborhood toy store, we've got information to share about our community, new toys, and gift ideas you might have never thought of! 

It’s the Puzzle Rally!

Let’s donate 100+ old puzzles to local assisted living facilities!

January 22 – 31 is the 4th annual Puzzle Rally at Gingerbread House Toys! We love puzzles, especially in the winter months of January. But the only thing better than working on an old puzzle …
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2020 Best Toys for the Holidays

Wink's Top Picks for Every Age!

When children play, they’re doing more than having fun – they’re learning and growing!   But what toys are best for the littlest learners? My toddler is learning so fast! How can I help them …
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Announcing the Wink Alliance with 2020 partner Marcfirst

Official Press Release

For Immediate Release November 14, 2020   GINGERBREAD HOUSE TOYS ANNOUNCES CREATION OF THE WINK ALLIANCE WITH INAUGURAL PARTNER MARCFIRST   How a shop dog became the symbol for helping kids in our community   …
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12 Days of Giving

September 1st

On the 12 Days of Giving, the Gingerbread House gave to me… a way to give as easy as can be!   We are so excited to announce our fifth annual 12 Days of Giving …
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The Foundry Grand Opening

June 13th, 2017 by Kate Greene

Join Green Top Grocery, The Gingerbread House, Bloomington Cycle & Fitness and The Coffee Hound for a day filled with music, fun, sales and promotions! This Saturday, June 17th from 1-5pm! Event Schedule:  1-5pm at Green Top Grocery enjoy LIVE JAZZ …
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Friends and Family Sale!

October 3rd, 2016 by Kate Greene

20% off the ENTIRE Store! We want to say thanks. Thanks to all our friends and family who stick by us through this adventure! We appreciate you all and want to say say thanks. Our …
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12 Days of Giving

August 18th 2016 by Kate Greene

On the 12 Days of Giving, the Gingerbread House gave to me… a way to give as easy as can be!    We are so excited to announce our fourth annual 12 Days of Giving …
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The Gingerbread House Finds New Home in Community

June 28th, 2016 by Kate Greene

Bloomington, Ill., June 28, 2016 – They say wherever you hang your hat is home. This week, the Gingerbread House has announced it will hang its hat in a new location beginning in early Spring 2017. …
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Teacher Appreciation with the Dailey Method

May 1st 2016 by Kate Greene

May 2nd - May 7th   In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, we are excited to give a 20% discount and a coupon for a free three day exercise class from our generous friend's at …
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