August 28 2017

Nationally Recognized Swim Coaches Set Up Shop in Calabasas
Malibu Canyon Aquatics, a new swim team and swim academy in Calabasas is set to open their doors to the public this September. Led by Head Coach Andy Copley, nominated in 2016 for the National Age Group Coach of the Year by the American Swim Coaches Association, the club will offer year-round swimming from ages 3-18. They will be holding an Open House and tryout from September 5th-9th at Calabasas High School where the club will train.
Today in History
Chinese Valentine’s Day/Daughter’s Day – 7th day of 7th Lunar Month
Race Your Mouse Day
Senator Thurmond begins a 24 hour filibuster against the Civil Rights Bill. (1957)
Martin Luther King Jr. makes his “I Have a Dream” speech. (1963)
What would happen to your children if you weren’t around anymore?
I’ve realized through the years that not every parent is aware of (or doesn’t want to think about) some of the more daunting risks facing our kids. Marc Schwartz, Winner of the Los Angeles Daily News Reader’s Choice Award for “Best Attorney”(Personal Family Lawyer) and “Favorite Living Trust” & a longtime friend, can help you take the necessary steps to protect your kids and ensure your legacy. Check out I HIGHLY suggest calling 818-804-4691 or emailing for more info.
Busy Parents: Skip the Repair Shop
YourMechanic sends expert, background-screened mechanics to your home or office to save time. Back-to-school is a busy time! It’s back to music lessons, team practices, playdates, last-minute trips to buy cupcake mix, birthday parties, doctor’s appointments, and so much more. Make sure your vehicle can handle your to-do list with YourMechanic and Castrol’s back-to-school service package including an oil change, tire rotation and 50-point inspection to check the health of your vehicle. The special, which runs until Sept. 30th, can be booked online at And if you need a specific repair, check out the full service offering at
Master Pumpkin Carver Jon Neill Hosts Workshop – Rock Your Pumpkin
Sunday, September 17th at 9:30am & 2pm
Spend 3 hours and learn how to carve a pumpkin from Master carver Jon Neill, the Season 4 champion of Food Network’s Halloween Wars. Jon will share with you some of his secrets on how to carve a face into a pumpkin! Topics discussed will be creating a design, picking a perfect pumpkin, blocking in the forms of the face and much more! You’ll also get a set of Jon Neill’s pro pumpkin carving tool kits as well as a Thai fruit carving knife to perfect your carving skills
Teens Build Double Lives Under Social Media Pressure
The UFLOAT® – Personal Flotation Device designed for use in calm water
It is changing the in-water experience within the disabled community. It is a great aid for Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Cystic Fibrosis, Muscular Dystrophy, Multiple Sclerosis, Paralysis, Autism, Amputees, and just about any and every ailment thinkable. Anyone who loves the water loves the UFLOAT®! As with MOST PFDs or life jackets, it does NOT have turning (righting) capability for an unconscious wearer- it WON’T turn a wearer from face down to a face up position. It is approved for non-motorized or towed uses (swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding, FLOATING). The UFLOAT® is made of High Quality component products: Neoprene, PVC Foam, Polyester Mesh.
World Citizen Baby with Miss Ellen – Infant & Toddler Music Classes in Atwater Village – Free Demo
Friday, September 1st at 11:15am
Join beloved early childhood music teacher Miss Ellen as she takes you and your little ones on a musical journey around the world! With music, movement, and rhythm instruments, have a magical bonding experience through melodies and rhythms from around the world. Email to sign up, as space is limited!
Core de Base Spray Tanning – Custom Airbrush Tanning
They use the best tanning products on the market to give you a healthy glow that isn’t harmful to your skin or body. All natural all the time! No orange, No streak + No stink! Now based in Hidden Hills/Calabasas! Call/text 805-994-8466 to schedule an appointment and don’t forget to book them for a girls night, bachelorette or wedding party! Find them on Yelp! Mention Jens List to receive $10 off your first tan. 
Ever been curious why certain homes gets used for filming?
Dina is looking for certain styles of homes in Colfax Meadows, South of the Blvd in Studio City, Sherman Oaks, Encino, Tarzana – Cape Cod, All Americana Craftsman Homes. If your home has the right look, she will put it in location database. Call 818 625-6438 for more info.
Mixtiles are beautiful photo tiles that stick to walls
They’re made from your photos and are ordered through this app! You can unstick them and move them around whenever you want, and there’s no damage! You probably have photos of people you love on your phone. With Mixtiles, you can get them on your wall. They guarantee you’ll love them! In fact, if you don’t love them for any reason, they will give your money back immediately.
Make a Difference in the Life of a Child
Tuesday, September 5th from 6-7:15 pm
A Court Appointed Special Advocate (or CASA) volunteer makes a difference for children in foster care. CASA volunteers are paired to work one-on-one with a child and ensure they have the services and support needed in the areas important to all children: stable placement, education, and healthcare. There are 30,000 kids in the child welfare system in LA and many need the support of a CASA volunteer. The first step toward becoming a CASA volunteer is attending a one-hour information session!
Fireworks Finale: The Muppets Take the Bowl
September 8th-10th
It’s time to get things started, to light the lights… the iconic and beloved Muppets will perform a sensational, inspirational live show at the Hollywood Bowl that you’ll never forget! Join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo and the rest of the zany Muppet gang, including – fresh off their triumphant festival performance – Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem, with legendary rock drummer Animal, for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. All this, plus special surprise guests and fireworks!
Want those gold bead bracelets everyone is wearing?
Buy those 3mm, 4mm and 5mm gold fill bead bracelets in yellow gold, rose gold or sterling silver! Very affordable! Email for more info.
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A Different Kind of Entertainment & Fun
Wed.-Sat. evenings & Sun. afternoon
Yes, paint & sip has come to the San Fernando Valley. No artistic talent required but must be over 21. Create your own masterpiece while enjoying your favorite wine or beer with friends & family. Sign up at and visit them at 17401 Ventura Blvd in Encino Courtyard behind Western Bagel next to Bed, Bath & Beyond. Plenty of free parking in back. They are a local women & veteran owned family business!
Teen overdose death rate climbed 19% in one year
Moms Casting
Were you a superstar in your career before you made the choice to be a stay-at-home mom? How would you like another shot at excelling in your field while viewers cheer for you and your family? If you are interested in being considered for a show that celebrates moms, email your name, age, former career & number/ages of your children, plus a photo of you and your family, to
Calabasas Winter Basketball, ages 5-15 – Dec.-March
Have fun, learn and improve the fundamentals of basketball. Games played on Saturday’s, indoors. Practices are once a week, for an hour, based on the coaches schedule. Coaches will contact players on their team assignments by November 10th. For more information, call 818-880-6461.
The School Year is Starting. Need Tutoring? or Phone Help?
Tutoring in Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry, Essay Writing, SAT, ACT, ISEE, CAHSEE, CHSPE, GRE, ASVAB, HiSet. With over 15 years of experience, Derrick, West Hills, is patient and professional and has helped many students over the years. He is also great for emergency homework help by phone. Keep his number handy. $45/hr – But sign up for weekly sessions by Sept. 15th and get the Special rate of $35/hr. for the whole year. Free meet-and-greet. Call Derrick at 818-992-0625.
Consign Your Winter Sports Equipment, Apparel, And Accessories And Put Money Back In Your Pocket
Consignment Sports in Thousand Oaks, is now accepting Winter snow sports gear. Take in your snowboards, snow skis, boots, jackets, pants, goggles, helmets, gloves, socks, and just about anything else you can do in the snow. Especially kids gear. Clothing must be clean and in current fashion. Snow skis, snow boards with bindings, and boots no older that approximately 8-years. If you’re not sure, just take it all in to their showroom and an evaluator will go through your gear for you.
13-Year-Old Girl Raises Money to Donate ‘New Beginning’ Bells to Cancer Centers Across U.S.