Cooleykatz Toys is Livermore’s
specialty and educational toy store owned and operated by “proprietoys” Pat and Nita Cooley. “As
we raised our own children here in Livermore
since 1983, we found ourselves wishing for a local toy store with something
different, and a little educational value as well. So we opened on July 1, 2006, and here we
are! …We hope you’ll come in soon
to play with a few toys, or just take a look around.”
Why is it called
Once there was a
cat... and “Cooleykat” was just his name!
Every cat has at least two names (and some have more). One is what people call it when they
want it to come and eat, or to come play with them and act like a cat.
Another might be a nickname, but they all have a secret name too, that
only the cat knows. Okay, his real
name was Gumball Cooleykat. His
name didn’t have anything to do with the fact that he was bright orange
with white stripes that made it look like he had just stuck his face in a
powdered sugar donut and sneezed!
It was just his name! So
when we decided to open up a toy store, the name just had to be
“Cooleykatz Toys!” It’s just our
Join the “Birthday Bucket Brigade!”
Register your birthday
with our “Birthday Bucket Brigade!”
Choose items you would love to receive for your birthday and put
them in your Birthday Bucket. Your
family and friends will be able to purchase your "wish-list"
goodies from your Birthday Bucket at a 10% discount! Ask us for more details.
Take Private Music Lessons – Sorry, lesson schedule is currently full,
but please ask about our waiting list.
Have fun making
music! Learn to play piano, violin,
viola, cello, string bass, flute, clarinet, or saxophone from an
experienced, credentialed music teacher and professional musician. Come on in, call, or email for more
Cooleykatz Toys - 1959 Second Street,
Downtown Livermore -
Cooleykatz Toys © 2018