Saturday April 28 2012

Catch Up and Get Ahead this Summer at Pride Learning Center!

Pride Learning Center offers Reading and Writing Summer Programs for students of all ages – Intensive  reading and writing sessions (3 hours M-F), as well as standard sessions (1 hour once or twice a week). Pride’s Teachers are all Credentialed Reading Specialists. Locations in Los Angeles, Redondo Beach, Newport Beach and Mission Viejo. Call to schedule an initial placement test at 866-774-3342 ext. 1 or visit for more information.



Today in History

Great Poetry Reading Day

Kiss Your Mate Day



I am personally asking for the Jens List communities assistance in helping vote the ONLY California Teacher to make it the final 12 of LIVE’s 3rd Annual Top Teacher Search

Please click on the link below, register(it takes 2 seconds!) and VOTE for George Hees (a teacher at Round Meadow)- Read the letter and you will agree why he should WIN!

You can vote once per day until 3p EST on Monday, April 30th.




Dirty car and no time to clean it?

Experience the new Eco-FRiendly way to clean your car: NoWet it is the new revolutionary way to clean a car with the less amount of water. Cruz Mobile Detail understands that sometimes in your busy schedules you do not have time to make an appointment for extra services. That’s why they come to you! They offer detailing for: * Cars * Trucks * Aircrafts * Boats. Cruz Mobile Detail is reliable, they have the finest detailing equipment and ECO friendly products, the staff is highly experienced, professionals, and provides superior workmanship. Email or call  (323)717-5284 to schedule an appointment!



Incorporate a Business or Form an LLC Fast!

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Starting From $49 Plus State Fees – Why Incorporate? Corporation or LLC? Get a FREE Business Consultation – Click: RECEIVE 10% OFF your OrderMention or Enter Promo Code: JLEV. is not a law firm, but their experts can help you Incorporate a business quickly and affordably! Call 1-888-449-2638 or email with any questions. They are a small business … just like YOU! GET STARTED NOW!



Even if you Owe More than your House is Worth, You might be able to Refinance Now!

Interest rates are at a 30+ year low now! Richard Shuben has been a mortgage broker for over 18 years and is also an attorney. He will find the best rate for you, and may even get you a loan that costs you NOTHING! Even if you owe more than your house is worth now you might qualify for some new programs. Richard also can represent you in the purchase or sale of your home and save you money in those transactions as well. He can help you with all your legal needs too. Call Richard at (818)883-9473.



Calisthenics on a school playground – Awesome!

You don’t need a gym or any expensive equipment and supplements to look and feel good. The only requirements are dedication and will power to improve your body day in and day out!



Bored with your regular routine? Discover your best body yet with Pilates!

Enjoy the benefits of a core-focused workout in the comfort of a private studio. Private, split, and triple sessions available by appointment. Taught by a certified Pilates instructor with over 15 years of experience, specializing in back, neck, and joint pain. Contact Lori (818) 884-4806 or MANY happy Jens List members!



Party Zone offers quality MC, DJ, and Dancing entertainment at a price that shines in comparison to most other companies

I, along with tons of other Jens List members have used them and they are terrific! They feel it is their job is not to just MC or DJ your party, it’s also to supply you with the appropriate information and advice necessary to bring off the best function you possibly can. Party Zone Entertainment can be more to you than just your musical entertainment, but an assistant party planner as well, there at every turn to assist you in the difficult decision-making process of planning a major party. If you have the right entertainment….you’re in the ZONE!



Well, I couldn’t just sit here and watch, now could I?



Camp Kinneret Open House

Sunday, April 29th from 1:30-4:30pm

Take a tour, meet some of our counselors, specialist instructors, Leadership Team members and director. While the best time to visit any camp is during the summer when you can see the quality of staff/camper interaction and view the program in action, Open Houses are the next best thing. Tours usually last 30-40 minutes. Tours start every 5-10 minutes, so families can stop by anytime between 1:30-4:30PM. Camp Kinneret is for children ages 4-14, however children of all ages are welcome at to come to Open House.



What to tell a locksmith if you get locked out  
Advice to not get ripped off, from an expert.



GREAT Family Dining at the Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village for “Mercato Italiano”

Every Saturday night at 5pm

Casual, fun, and great fresh pizzas, pastas, salads and more. So much fun for the kids, including a balloon artist is now there during the early seating. Families making reservations between 5pm – 5:30pm are offered reduced price for children 5-12 years at $10 each and children 4 and under eat free! Adults are $40.




A simple way for anyone to capture, produce, and share beautiful videos with the world. Record a moment of your life, give it that cinematic look with our production packs, and share it with those who matter most.



Enjoy baking with your kids?
Here are some edible cookie/cupcake/brownies/ice cream decorations including icing eyes, edible pearls, jimmies, coarse sugar crystals, edible glitter, flavorings and emulsions, more.



Volleyball Summer Camp
The United States Youth Volleyball League’s mission is to provide every child between the ages of 7 and 15 a chance to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, supervised environment. One of the main tenets of the program is to encourage children to do their best with their abilities. With an emphasis on positive reinforcement, the program seeks to build confidence and self-esteem in each child.




Bone Health/Osteoporosis Talk  Prevention is the best medicine!

Thursday, May 10th at 6:30 pm

More than 80% of bone is laid down by your mid 20’s , which means early nutrition is crucial for healthy bones. A woman in perimenopause can lose as much as 20%. These are some of the things that will  be addressed in this very informative talk on bone health and osteoporosis prevention. Learn about foods, exercises and which supplements are good and which to avoid. RSVP to 818-712-9181.

6928 Owensmouth Ave. #102 in Canoga Park



Pound Workout Can Help You Shed Up To 800 Calories An Hour



Receive a 2 for 1 Deal on Mobile Reading App: 

Ends 4/30.
The mobile reading application, Zinio, is offering for a limited time a 2 year subscription for the price of one on select magazines here! Zinio offers a wide variety of magazines ranging from entertainment, home and lifestyle, travel, news and much more. In additional, to their ‘2 for 1’ deal, Zinio is currently offering one free year subscription of VIVmag.  This offer lasts until April, 30th – so be sure to subscribe for yours today! Register today and access your favorite magazines on your computer (Mac or PC), phone (iPhone and Android), as well as your iPad. 
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Launching May 30th!

A new unique platform dedicated to helping affluent new and expectant parents transition into parenthood as smoothly as possible via our “Virtual Concierge” tools. The value proposition is simple; provide curated content (via their expert contributors), curated products delivered by their trusted store partners; Right Start, Magic Beans and M Fredric and daily 72 Basically – MyBlueBirdie is a new breed of website: part editorial, part retail, part flash deals and events.



Summer Singing/Acting Workshops for 6th- 12th graders. $270 per session before May 15th!

session I- 6/25-7/11. Session II- 7/16-8/1. Mon and Wed 10-1

Come join a creative summer workshop for students interested in performance. Workshops are taught by Ariella Vaccarino who has been teaching for 19 years. She is the creator of a popular line of CDs and books called Voice Lessons To Go. Ariella, a USC Alum, is trained in Opera and Theater. Classes are meant to encourage and develop young artists in a fun and supportive environment.  They are great for building confidence, learning the craft of performance, and creating social alliances.



A brilliant way of storing toy cars  
Hint: involves a magnetic strip.


Summertime Fun For Infant & Toddlers!!=
Stay and play with your baby or toddler and enjoy some of Adat Ari El’s exciting Parent and Me classes offered this summer: Music, Infant Support, Siblings, Tot Shabbat, Art and more! Contact Kim Heyman, LCSW at (818) 766-6379 ext 208.


THE ART CLUB Art Workshop for Children, Teens & Adults SUMMER CLASSES

Have you been looking for that very special Fine Art Workshop for children, teens and adults? All you need is a smile and some imagination! Offering painting, drawing, sculpture & ceramics and mixed media art classes year long.  One-to-One art workshops also available for all ages. For further information and the 2012 Summer Schedule, email or visit or call (818) 783-6566 (Encino location).



Free Electronic Waste Collection Event Support Woodlake Ave Elementary & the Environment

Saturday April 28th from 9am-2pm

They do not accept Hazardous liquids, light bulbs, single use batteries or household appliances. Free business pick-ups available by appointment with minimum load requirement. For information, go to or call 818-203-1023.

Woodlake Avenue Elementary School

23231 Hatteras Street in Woodland Hills, 91367(In the parking lot on Woodlake between Hatteras and Califa.)



Face Painting, Glitter Tattoos, Glamour Parties, Characters, Spa Parties

A full service event company in the San Fernando Valley focusing around children’s entertainment. They offer face painting, glitter tattoos, glamour & spa parties and more. Imagine having a mini salon session for your princess and her friends all in the comfort of your own home. Visit and “Like” the facebook page at Call to book your event at 818-612-3203. Mention Jen’s List to get an additional discount!



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Multi-Family Baby Stuff Sale

Saturday, April 28th from 10am-3pm

Gently worn girl/boy baby & kids’ clothes, equipment & gear, nursery decor, maternity supplies, toys & much more!  Good quality brands!  Some new items w/tags still attached!

5707 Lasaine Avenue, Encino, CA 91316

Inquiries or appointments to


Joyce’s Toluca Lake Preschool & Kindergarten Annual Yard Sale

Saturday, April 28th from 8am-2pm and Sunday, April 29th from 8am-12noon

Gently used clothing (adult & children), home furnishings, children’s furnishings, electronics, toys, books, and more. Be sure to grab a brownie or cookie on your way out!


Multi Family Neighborhood Garage Sale

Saturday, April 28th from 8am-12pm

Many families participating. Antiques, furniture, clothing, collectables, electronics, tools, and more.

Signs posted. Pick up maps @ 4446 Ledge Ave.


Sample Sale

Saturday, April 28th from 9am-1pm only.


Retail: $70-$150 / We sell for $20-$25!

For Men, Women and kids!

~Lots of Clothes too!~

11577 La Maida Street in Valley Village, 91601

Credit Cards accepted over $40



Infant/Toddler Gear Consignment Sale

Sunday, April 29th from 9am-12pm

– Strollers, high chairs, nursery gear, developmental toys, books, outdoor fun, infant carriers, clothes, boutique items, and MORE!

* Come buy for your children, grandchildren, birthday presents, or baby/shower gifts!

* Everything is in excellent condition and priced to SELL!

Adat Ari El Parking Lot

12020 Burbank Blvd. in Valley Village, 91607-2198



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For Rent

House for lease available

Immediate move in! House is in West Hills in Monte Vista community.  5 bedroom, 4 bathroom, newly remodeled master bedroom and bathroom, kitchen with granite counter tops and new appliances, fresh paint and new carpet. Here is the listing in the MLS – $3500 a month for 1 year lease. If interested email or call 818-300-5928.


Resort Living in the heart of West Hollywood!

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath Condo For Rent.• Living Room opens to an Oversized Patio • Gas Fireplace • Jacuzzi bathtub • Underground parking with a shed for storage • Refrigerator • Stove • Dishwasher • Garbage Disposal • Heating and Cooling System • Pets considered. Offered at $1,950.00 with Utilities included – Gas, Cable, Water, Trash. For more information and photos go to or call Kit 818.642.2345


Newly remodeled 2 bedroom 2 bath HOUSE in the Beverlywood area

Hardwood floors throughout, brand new appliances including new washer and dryer, master with private bath and walk in closet, large living room, separate dining room, large kitchen, laundry room, courtyard, covered patio and large backyard, 2 car garage. GREAT school Castle Heights Elementary 1 block away. $3400 per month. Call Brian at 310-614-0015.



Everything you wanted to know about baby’s bodily fluids (and then some)



Home-Based Behavioral Intervention

For AUTISM /Spectrum & Similar Pervasive Disorders, Available after school hours, and weekends. Mili is a mature and dedicated Behavioral Specialist with 18 years experience, with emphasis on DIR/Floor Time Developmental – Relational Greenspan’s Method. She defines herself as an Early Childhood Holistic Play Interventionist & Successful Tutor for Pre-school through Elementary Age Children. Mili targets attention quickly and effectively for the development of communication skills and social skills of your child. With characteristic energy, enthusiasm and excitement in her interventions, she replaces negative behavioral patterns with positive ones. Call Mili at 310-473 2073 or email




Looking for parents of a child under 2 years old whose parents live in another country making it challenging for you to raise your child

Do you dream of your child connecting with his/her grandparents who are miles away? If so, a national TV show is looking for families in the LA area to share their story on national TV. Contact Please mention Jen’s List.


Casting competitive high school cheerleaders & their moms

Looking for genuine talent in the sport of cheerleading. Do you do everything you can to make sure your child reaches their full cheering potential? Do you sacrifice to make sure your cheerleader gets the best coaching available? Do whatever it takes to make sure your cheerleader’s dream becomes a reality? To submit you and your cheerleader, email CHEERCASTING@GMAIL.COM. Include a quick bio with your name, occupation, city, #, photos, high school your child attends, cheer squad they are on. Brag about their cheerleading skills. What makes them the best? Include any performances/competitions you have footage of. How many hours of the day are dedicated to cheering?


Now casting HOME-SELLERS in the greater Los Angeles area for our new real estate series, “Sunshine Realtors.”

Is your home worth over $1 million, is an entertainers dream and on the market? Is your house on the market and you’re having problems selling it? Are you having problems pricing your home?


•Your names

•Contact number and email

•City where your home is located

•Listing price range

•A paragraph about why you need help


Are you a mother who uses the drug Adderall for energy even though you don’t have ADHD?

ABC News is interested in talking to you on background. Email referencing Adderall in the subject line.


Do you work from home while being a STAY AT HOME DAD? 

OR did the economy lead you to become a STAY AT HOME DAD? Have you found the perfect balance between taking care of the kids and keeping up with the guys? Do you LOVE being the dad that ROCKS the minivan or do you miss the company car? If you are a Stay At Home Dad, email the following information to Name, #, City, Brief bio, & photos.



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Family Portraits Spring Special!

It’s the perfect time of year for family portraits, engagement pictures, or even a portrait of your pet! Book a session before June 1 (deal has been extended!), and pay only $99 for a 45-60 minute on-location photo shoot and a CD with your beautiful high resolution photographs. Email or call Jill at (818) 216-3191 to schedule your shoot. Mention Jen’s List for this special deal!



Private Swimming Lessons for Children and Adults

As a certified RED CROSS WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR, Liora’s first and foremost goal is safety in and around the pool. As an experienced swimming instructor, her style of teaching draws from the Water Breath Dance, which combines a loving and supportive environment, teaching the children safety, swimming techniques and the love of Water, while building self esteem Experienced helping children with difficulties. It is never too late to swim! Contact Liora Gal-Ed at 818-300-2889 or