Welcome to Smart Toys and Books, Parties too!
With over 28 years of experience in the toy industry, we know what will spark the imagination, create excitement, and stimulate learning, all a day’s work in the life of a child. We provide a wonderfully complete selection of high quality games, books, toys and dolls that facinate, challenge, enlighten and delight children of all ages. We are truly about the best of the best! Come experience an atmosphere of maximum fun in a store that is easy to shop. Our staff is always available, and our displays and demonstrations are definitely hands on!
We promise to deliver superior customer service, through our individualized attention, customer incentive programs and complimentary wrapping.
We do the BEST Birthday Parties in Town! – Specializing in parties for preschool chilren. Choose from one of many themes…or design a party as individual as you are! Popular themes include: Harry Potter, Ninjago, Transformers, Smurfs, Tinkerbell, Toy Story, Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Cars, Princess, and Kindermusik.
Visit from Horse Haven and Twinkie!
Horse Haven of Tennessee, a non-profit organization dedicated to rescue and rehabilitate horses in distressed situations across the state, will feature their live minature horse, Twinkie. T-shirts and other items will be for sale. Donations are welcome. Bring your camera!
Saturday, April 26th 10:00am-12:00pm
21st Annual Spring Garden Festival
Join The Shops at Franklin Square for our 21st Annual Spring Garden Festival. Local venders will be selling annuals, perennials, daylilies, orchids, bonsai, succulents, herbs, fruit and berry plants, garden art, etc. Children’s crafts and activities will also be available. All proceeds from this event benefit the Knox County Council of Garden Clubs.
Saturday, April 26th 9:00am-3:00pm
Impress Your Mom with a Hand-Made Card!
Make a special Mother’s Day card at Smart Toys! Lots of lace, glitter, ribbons, stamps, stickers, and more will be provided for no charge! All that is needed is creativity and imagination!
Saturday, May 10th from 10:00am-3:00pm
Potty Training Seminar
Experienced pediatric nurse Amber Wetherington covers all the basics. The class will cover age to train, readiness, approaches, methods, and much more. It will include a demonstration of the Potty Monkey, a trademarked monkey with potty and instructional materials, developed by Knoxville-based pediatric urologist, Dr.Preston Smith. Refreshments provided.
Thursday, May 15th from 6:00pm-7:00pm
$8 material fee due in advance.
Spring Pre-School In-Service Training Registration OPEN!
Classes are $15 for two credit hours. Class details are available on the Event Calendar. Registration is done online through the link below. Class fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.