March 15 2017













Kadima Takes a Stance with an Innovative Tuition Model


Kadima Day School has announced its commitment to making Jewish day school education accessible. By balancing exceptional education with affordability, tuition for 2017-2018 has been reduced by an average of 43%, and is set at $11,600 for ECEC, $13,900 for elementary school and $14,900 for middle school. Established in 1970, Kadima offers an Early Childhood Education Center, Elementary and Middle School. To learn more about Kadima, contact 818-346-0849 or







Today in History



Dumbstruck Day


Everything You Think is Wrong Day


Ides of March






Little Chefs. BIG Fun. Join Claire’s Cooking Club


Welcome to Claire’s Cooking Club, where it’s okay to play with your food, and have FUN learning how to cook. Claire’s Cooking Club is created for young chefs and their families; truly anyone looking for inspiring ways to introduce children to healthy, delicious food. Show them the joy, friendship and self-esteem that comes from cooking. You’ll be delighted with the math, art, reading, & science they’ll learn. Book them for parties, family dinners, parent/child cooking classes & more.







Portrait Fusion Gallery- Live with meaning every day


Tired of looking at bare or uninspired walls in your home or office? Do you love art but can’t ever decide what sort of art piece would leave you fulfilled for years to come? Imagine taking an image of a loved one, an idol, or a special moment past or present and turning it into a personal work or fine art just for you. Become  a part of the newest trend in personalized portraiture. PFG makes commissioning a portrait accessible, affordable, & amazing. Choose from a curated collection of award-winning artists and create a beautiful fine art piece for yourself or someone you love that will last a lifetime.







Camp Zehut- The magic of Jewish overnight camp in a day camp setting


June 18th-August 11th


At Camp Zehut, they focus on creating a magical summer for your child by engaging in daily activities that emphasize exploration, fun, spirit, unity, and leadership. They want the campers to feel as if they experienced something new every single day and to go home with a sense of accomplishment. They strive to form a cohesive and spirit filled community where every camper feels valued. Camp Zehut encourages their campers to contribute to a dynamic and fun community. Summer Camp at its best!







Casting fun, outgoing, competitive family teams who have what it takes to cook a winning signature dish


Looking for parents with teens ages 14+ to form a team of 4 and compete against other families in the kitchen for a new Gordon Ramsay cooking competition show! It can be parents and teens, grandparents with their grandkids, spouses, in-laws….any fun teams of 4 who can cook! You do NOT need to be a professional cook or chef! Email with FOOD in the subject: 


1. All names of participants & Contact info


2. Photo


3. Brief blurb about your signature dish/cooking style and why you have what it takes to compete against another team to win the cash prize and title of Best Home Cook team in America! 






Heather Mayer, Birth and Postpartum Services


Heather Mayer CD(DONA), CLC, HCHD is a Birth and Postpartum Doula and Lactation Counselor (CLC) serving the San Fernando Valley and the Conejo Valley. Heather prides herself in offering personalized doula care during pregnancy, labor, birth and in your postpartum recovery. As your doula, Heather’s goal is to provide you with confidence and peace of mind through continuous, nonjudgmental emotional and physical support.







Do you believe that our souls survive death?


20th Century Fox has purchased the movie rights for the new book “The Boy Who Knew Too Much: An Astounding True Story of a Young Boy’s Past-Life Memories” by Cathy Byrd. You can watch the amazing book trailer at






A Night to Remember – a FREE Prom event for 18-25 yr olds with special needs


Friday, April 28th from 7pm-9pm


Do you know anyone ages 18-25 with special needs? Would she/he like to go to the prom? Shepherd of the Hills in Porter Ranch is hosting “A Night to Remember,” a prom specifically designed for young adults with special needs. They will get to dress up, ride a limo, and dance!







What would happen if you didn’t brush your teeth for a year?







Revo Academy is Hosting a Taste of Kindergarten


Thursday, March 30th from 4:30-6pm


Revo Academy, a high-ability and gifted learner school, is hosting a “Taste of Kindergarten”. This is an opportunity to meet the teachers, tour the classrooms, enjoy casual conversations with staff, discuss kindergarten readiness, and the unique curriculum designed for gifted and high-ability learners. Children will also experience a short lesson. To RSVP for a “Taste of Kindergarten,” email or call 805-496-3737.







Childcare that is flexible, affordable and fun for your children


For the past 14 years, EMILY and DAVID BRAZELL have been dedicated to helping families connect with au pairs who become like family while providing the flexible hours of engaging childcare that busy families of today really need! Numerous Cultural Care Au Pairs have been the proud recipients of IAPA’s Au Pair of the Year Awards throughout the years!









Churro Central: LA Restaurants Serve International Favorite







Mobile Notary Service


Andrea provides mobile notary service seven days a week with flexible hours. She is able to notarize various types of documents from Deeds of Trusts, Power of Attorneys, permission to travel forms, etc. She will come to your home, office, hospital, assisted living care, or meeting place of your convenience. She has been in business for twelve years. Call or text for an appointment – 818-357-0208.







World Citizen Baby – Music & movement for babies, toddlers, and their grownups


Free Demo Class – Friday, March 24th at 11:15am at Dance Garden


Spring semester 2017: April 17th– June 30th at Dance Garden


Join beloved music teacher Miss Ellen as she takes you and your child on a musical journey around the world! Sing, dance, & bond with your little ones through the rhythms and melodies of our global community. Check out a free demo class and see what World Citizen Baby is all about! Email to sign up!


3191 Casitas Avenue Suite 112 in LA, 90039







The Mazel Tough T-Shirt and Tank Top!      


Chosen Brand Apparel is home to the Mazel Tough tank top and t-shirt. The brand is all about having fun, not sweating the small stuff, and looking fine like kosher wine ALL the time. Currently they are running a sale where all tees and tanks are $18. If you’re plotzing… you’re not alone. Free shipping in the U.S.







Are you looking for free swim lessons for your kids for the entire summer?


Or to make some extra money without having to do anything? Someone to pay for your pool heat? Or your pool maintenance? Well, Kidswim is looking for a pool! And they really do pay you to use it. Either free lessons for your kids plus some heat and maintenance, or if you prefer, a rental fee plus heating and maintenance. They are fully insured and have been renting pools for over ten years. Privates only, no big groups and only one instructor and one child in at a time! Email or call 888-579-7946.






Neighborhood Garage Sale in Toluca Lake


This Saturday March 18th from 8am-12pm


Many households will participate! Clothing, furniture, electronics, antiques, and more! Maps of participating homes will be at 4720 Ledge Ave!






3 Ways To Help A Shy Child







Celebrate LA Theatre with a Block Party


“Failure: A Love Story” from Courage Theatre Company


April 16th-23rd


“Citizen: An American Lyric” from The Fountain Theatre


April 30th-May 7th


“Dry Land” from The Echo Theater Company


May 14th-21st







Computer Helper/Tutor


Can help with basic computer tasks: typing, email, internet use, program installation, printing documents, and basic needs using a computer. Patient and supportive. No task too big small. She will help you understand the computer much better at your own pace. Contact Jackie at 213-331-0623.