Fall 2023 Children’s Resales and Consignment Sales Are Gearing Up for Back-to-School Shopping

Resources for Families

As we move into back-to-school season, it’s time to try on those pants and test out those shoes. If you’re finding your shopping list getting longer and longer, make a stop at these children’s resales and consignment sales first. You’ll find new or gently used items being sold for a fraction of what you’d pay in retails stores.

What makes these resales an even better resource for parents is the opportunity to sell the clothes, toys and books you no longer need, too. Purge your closets before adding in the new items you’ll find at these amazing children’s resales.

Timothy Christian Toy & Clothing Resale

Timothy Christian School Resale
Timothy Christian Schools
188 W. Butterfield Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Website | Email | Facebook

September 16, 2023 | 7:00am – 3:00pm

Join us at the Timothy Christian School fall resale at Timothy Christian in Elmhurst. Get set for fall and winter with great deals on kids clothes, Halloween costumes, toys, sports equipment, books, and more. The pre-shop opens at 8 am for a $10 entry fee. The general admission sale (no entry fee!) runs from 10 am to 3pm. Many items are half price from 1-3! The sale is held in the high school (main entrance on Prospect Ave). No children under 16 will be admitted to the sale. Email us with questions at resale@timothychristian.com, or check our website at www.timothychristian.com/support/events/resale. We can’t wait to have you join us to shop, sell, and/or volunteer!

Cossit School Clothing Sale

The Cossitt School Clothing Sale in La Grange

Cossitt School Clothing Sale
Cossitt Avenue Elementary School Gymnasium
115 W Cossitt Avenue
La Grange, IL 60525
Website | Facebook | Instagram

September 23, 2023 | 9:30am – 1:00pm

SHOP top-quality clothing items from infant to teen and find out why people look forward to our sale year after year.

SELL your gently used children’s Fall and Winter coats, clothing, shoes, and books, and keep 60% of the sale price!

VOLUNTEER only three hours to shop the coveted PRE-SALE.

DONATE your clothes, and we do the work!

First Nazarene Fall Children’s Clothing and Toy Resale

Children’s Clothing and Toy Resale: Church of the Nazarene
12725 Bell Road
Lemont, IL 60439
(708) 349-0454

Saturday, September 16, 2023 | 9:00am – 12:00pm

Thousands of pre-inspected, gently-used, and NEW items! Clothing (infant thru juniors sizing), shoes, room decor, baby equipment, furniture, toys, outdoor play, electronics, games, books, CDs, DVDs, sports equipment, and  more! Cash, Visa, & MasterCard accepted.

Bring a laundry basket for shopping. Due to safety and space restrictions, no children, infants in carriers or slings, or strollers are allowed on the sales floor.

Please note that the Epiphany Children’s Clothing & Toy and Equipment Resale in Elmhurst announced that their spring 2023 sale was their final one. Also, DuPage Area Moms Resale in Wheaton announced on July 16 that they will be unable to run their fall resale due to lack of volunteers. They hope to continue again in spring 2024.

July 2023 Children’s Resales

Rhea Lana’s of Schaumburg
July 22 – 28, 2023 | times vary

September 2023 Children’s Resales

Oswego Area Moms & More Resale (Old Post Elementary, Oswego)
September 9, 2023 | 7:30am – 2:00pm
New location this year! Pre-sale from 7:30am – 8:00am with an entry fee of $10. Admission is $1 starting at 8:00am.

Growing Cents of Style (Canlan Sportsplex, Lake Barrington)
September 12 – 16, 2023 | online sales only

Bugaboo Children’s Consignment Sale (Kendall County Fairgrounds, Yorkville)
September 15 – 16, 2023 | must make appointment in advance

First Nazarene Church Fall Children’s Clothing and Toy Resale (Lemont)
September 16, 2023 | 9:00am – 12:00pm

LEHSO Clothing Resale (Former Tate Woods Elementary Building, Lisle)
September 16, 2023 | 7:00am – 3:00pm, white tags are half-price after noon

Timothy Christian School Resale (Elmhurst)
September 16, 2023 | 10:00am – 3:00pm

DuPage Doubles Resale (DuPage County Fairgrounds, Wheaton)
September 16 – 17, 2023 | online sales
Item pickup will be the following weekend.

Hephzibah Kids Resale Event (Forest Park)
September 21 – 23, 2023 | times vary
Maternity only, VIP sales, as well as regular and half-price shopping.

Little Lambs Consignment Sale and Owen Elementary PTA Children’s Resale (Naperville)
September 22 – 24, 2023 | online resale

Cossitt School Clothing Sale (La Grange)
September 23, 2023 | 9:30am – 1:00pm

Park Ridge Newcomers Club Kids Sale (St. Andrews Lutheran Church)
September 23, 2023 | 9:00am – 12:30pm
$2 admission is charged until 11:30am

Kid’s Closet Connection (Hallmark Sports Complex, Frankfort)
September 23, 2023 | 8:30am – 4:00pm
September 24, 2023 | 8:30am – 12:00pm (select items half off)
Pre-sale tickets may be purchased for September 22.

Western Avenue Elementary School PTO Clothing Sale (Geneva)
September 29, 2023 | 6:00pm – 9:00pm
September 30, 2023 | 9:00am – 12:00pm

Park Ridge Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale (Park Ridge)
September 29, 2023 | 6:00pm – 8:00pm (with $5 entry fee)
September 30, 2023 | 9:00am – 2:00pm (half price and $5 bag from 1:00-2:00pm)

Lake County Mothers of Twins Club Resale (Round Lake Beach)
September 30, 2023 | 8:00am – 12:00pm
Admission is $2 cash or $2.50 credit card.

October 2023 Children’s Resales

Union Church Resale (Hinsdale)
October 6, 2023 | 5:30pm – 8:30pm
October 7, 2023 | 9:00am – 1:00pm

Rhea Lana’s of Fox Valley (Naperville)
October 7 – 13, 2023 | times vary

First Congregational Church Annual Fall Rummage Sale (Western Springs)
October 17 – 18, 2023 | 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Just Between Friends Schaumburg/Palatine (Soccer City Indoor Sports, Palatine)
October 18 – 21, 2023 | times vary

December 2023 Children’s Resales

Rhea Lana’s of West Chicagoland (Yorktown Center, Lombard)
December 3 – 7, 2023 | times vary

Fall 2023 Children’s Resale Dates Pending

These children’s resales haven’t announced their fall plans, so check their website for up-to-date information. We’ll continue to monitor these resales and hopefully move more to our lists above. Most of these sales are usually planned for September and October.

Fall 2023 Children’s Resales Canceled

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  • Owen Elementary in Naperville is Saturday Sept. 15th, 7:00 – 11:00 am, then half-price on select items from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm.

  • Double Love Mothers of Multiples
    Children’s Clothing, Toy and Equipment Resale
    Saturday, September 8, 2018
    St. John’s Lutheran School
    115 N. Spring Street, Elgin, IL

  • Kaneland John Steward Elementary Clothing and Toy Sale
    Friday, October 12, 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm
    Saturday, October 13, 8:00 am-12:00 pm
    817 Prairie Valley Street Elburn, IL 60119

  • Union Church of Hinsdale has changed their days/times. Now, you can shop on Friday, October 5th/6:00-8:00 pm and Saturday, October 6th/8:00 am-12:00 pm


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