May 17 2017

GadgetSOS is back, bringing you a whole new exciting smart home division to help automate your home activities. Step into the world of home automation with Amazon’s Alexa and utilize all the amazing skills to help automate your life using just your voice. Do you want help with recipes, a workout, weather, controlling lights, temperature, locks and security cameras? They will come to your home, set it up & teach you all that is possible in this new exciting world of home automation. You’ll be saying “How did I ever live without this amazing device?”
And they are still here to help with all your IT tech needs.
Call 818-232-3100 or email
Today in History
“And They’re Off!” as the first Kentucky Derby is held at Churchill Downs. (1875)
Pack Rat Day
Open House at LA Hebrew High – Teens learn to Read, Write & Speak Hebrew
Sunday, May 21st at 11am
* 7th-12th Grades
* Teens become Hebrew speakers!
* Earn High School foreign language credits.
* Flex Options – Online only & Sunday Only programs.
* Trips to Israel + Weekend Retreats.
* Convenient Locations in LA, SF Valley & Santa Clarita.
* WASC-accredited.
* Make LIFELONG friendships.
***Want to see ELON GOLD at their Annual Gala? Dinner | Elon | Celebrate 68th Anniv.! More info at
St. Cyril Of Jerusalem School Spring Carnival
This Friday-Saturday, May 19th-21st
The ultimate family friendly and community building event. FREE ADMISSION! Rides, games, food trucks, performances, live music, raffle, chili cook off and MORE! For more information or to get early bird ride and game ticket pricing visit,
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The Friends For Pets Foundation
A volunteer, non-profit charitable organization that provides veterinary care, comprehensive evaluation and adoptive homes for dogs who are abandoned, mistreated, neglected or left in pounds throughout California since 1985. The majority are wonderful Weimaraners that need great homes. They have provided rescue services to more than 3,500 dogs & relies on donations and fund-raising activities for all of its income. Everyone works there on a volunteer basis. NO salaries are paid. Donations of time, money, resources or assets are tax deductible, appreciated & help make life better for the abused & abandoned dogs. 501(c)(3) Organization # 95-4098708. Call 818-767-5919 for more info.
A Specialized Mommy and Me Program Taught and Designed by Specialists in Various Fields
Tot Spot invites you to have fun with your baby or toddler and explore the world throughout the eyes of your little one during our specialized Mommy and Me interactive classes. The classes provide activities to promote development during baby’s first three years of life. Tot Spot is based on the principles of infant development and is designed and taught by specialists in the field of Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Educational Psychology
Musical Spectacular World Premiere MEMORY 5D+ at Pasadena Civic
Features 17 of China’s most celebrated national treasures including performances from singers and musicians rarely heard outside of China. This is paired with current storytelling technology and a cast of 43.The artists will be performing against a backdrop created by Memory 5D’s Creative Designer Tom E. Marzullo. He has designed, created, and directed various tours for artists such as Justin Bieber, Prince, George Benson, and Luther Vandross among others. For this show, Marzulo will utilize state of the art concert production techniques including high definition digital video, lasers, aromatic sensory, and surround sound.
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Venice Arts is Summer Camp
June 26th-July 28th
Classes are $375/week with the exception of the first week (June 26th-30th & July 5th-7th) which will be $600 due to it being a 1.5 week long class. For enrollment and general inquiries, email or call (310) 392-0846.
Hidden Gem of a Sandwich Shop
Cricca’s Italian Deli & Subs in Woodland Hills has been around since 1969, yet still get customers who have lived in the area for years who never knew they existed! Tucked in a strip mall south of Ventura Blvd., they are easy to miss! Known for the variety of sandwiches and crusty bread, they also make their cannoli & meatballs fresh daily! Check out the reviews on Yelp. Download the app to order for pick up when you’re in a hurry! And don’t forget to sign up for the text rewards when you come in!
Cuizon Ballet Centre Spring Performance
Saturday May 27th at the C-PAEC in Agoura
Uplifting Entertainment for the whole family. Featuring Prokofiev’s “Peter and the Wolf” and Chopin’s “The Four Ballades”. Join Peter and his animal friends on an adventure in the classic tale of “Peter and the Wolf.” See what awaits our hero as he travels beyond the gates of his grandfather’s home into the great green meadow. These colorful characters come to life with original choreography and costumes, and danced beautifully by the Cuizon Ballet Centre dancers.
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Professional Acting For Film Summer Camp
2 week full-day camp starting July 10th
For young people who want to work in film and television, or for those who just want to have the experience of working on a professionally produced short film. They employ working pros to help write and produce the short films to give your kids an all around professional experience. IMDB credit and film premiere included.
Agoura Summer Baseball Camp
Located at Agoura High Baseball Fields, campers will have an opportunity to receive valuable instruction from the Agoura High School coaching staff and players. This is a great way for campers to be introduced to high school baseball as well as showcase their skills. The camp will focus on the key elements of the game such as: proper infield and outfield throwing mechanics, pitcher throwing mechanics, base running, bunting, hitting, fielding mechanics, and outfield play.
Swim with Water Otters! Parent & Me Classes Starting Soon
Join your baby or toddler in the pool for fun and relaxed group water play and swimming activities. Through guided songs and stimulating games, students will safely and gently begin to explore the new and exciting world of water while developing foundational skills for swimming. Classes are on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 9am, 10am & 11am. Same teacher each class with over 15 years experience. Quiet, shaded, WARM pool in Winnetka. Private lessons are also available. Contact Jennifer at (818) 693-3113.
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All My Purple Life – The Story of a Prince Fan
Meet Storytelling Extraordinaire Issac Bright, a skinny Jew from New Jersey, a Prince doppelganger and foremost authority on life as a Fan. From wrapping lace around his whole body in High School to leaning on his Hero during his most embarrassing moment as a performer to his first kiss after a Prince concert; Prince has always been a part of his life. Party like it’s 1999 as Issac takes you on a journey through the ages with the funky music of Prince as a backdrop that will have you dancing and laughing in the Purple Rain. A Hilarious, Heartfelt, Funky Tribute to the Purple One. Discounted $10 Tix and details at
Gunther von Hagens’ Body Worlds: Pulse
A convergence of aesthetic anatomy, health and wellness. This special exhibition presents the body in health and distress, its vulnerabilities and potential, and many of the challenges the human body faces as it navigates the 21st Century. Discover what makes you move, what makes you tick, and what makes you unique in the largest exhibition in a decade. Use promo code HEART to save $2 off adult/$1 off child exhibit tickets and $2 off adult/$1 off child tickets to any IMAX film.**IMAX discount can only be redeemed if also purchasing an exhibit ticket.
Liquidating Judaica Gifts and Hebrew School Books
All below wholesale, including 300 Hebrew school books in various topics covering curricula: K to 7 & Judaism for adults. 60 Tallits, Mezuzah, Candle sticks, Halah covers, Hamsas, Stars of David, Jewelry & gift items. Arts & crafts, Hebrew alphabet & holidays molding, etc.
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