September 12 2017

Beth Hillel Elementary in Valley Village, Grades TK-6
Beth Hillel Elementary develops children’s academic skills, individual talents and Jewish identities. We are a warm, progressive school using research based best practices such as Responsive Classroom, Singapore Math, and Reader’s and Writer’s Workshop. Our curriculum is selected based on high achieving student outcomes. The stellar Arts-Integration and STEAM programs at Beth Hillel Elementary ensures students have fun at school. Beth Hillel Elementary – Where Children Love to Learn! To join us for a Parent Tour contact Admissions at or (818) 763-8308.
Today in History
Future President John F. Kennedy married Jacqueline Bouvier. (1953)
Chocolate Milk Shake Day
National Video Games Day
Save a Little Life – Summertime may be over but accidents and injuries are not
Many families will have tragic reminders of accidents that occurred long after summer has passed. How many accidents and injuries could have been prevented? How many babies, kids and adults could have been treated sooner? Many accidents are preventable; others can be dramatically minimized with the right CPR and family safety training. Don’t wait until a tragedy occurs. Get trained now. Jens List members save 10%, Restrictions apply! Email to find out more.
Sharsheret Young Professionals Paint Night
Thursday, September 14th at 8pm at a private home in Beverlywood, address given upon registration
Join Sharsheret Young Professionals during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month for a fun night out with your friends or a date. They will be painting with Leah Steinman of Paint It LA! Any questions, contact Aimee at or (310)409-2330. Register at Your donation will fund our free support services for women and their families facing Ovarian and Breast Cancer.
Little Ninjas Karate is excited to start the New Year in a New studio
A high energy, fun program, using positive re-enforcement to teach children Martial Arts, ages 3-6. This facility is truly amazing! All of my boys have been thru the program. Run by Sensei Linda Vogel, it teaches self-confidence, focusing, listening & self-control while developing large motor skills, balance & coordination. The birthday parties are awesome too-Run by Certified Black Belt Instructors, in the 10,000 square ft. facility & entertainment including Karate, Gymnastics, Games, Rope Climbing & Music. They are now offering NEW students 2 months for the price of 1! A $150 value! Register by Oct. 15th to take advantage of this amazing offer.
6445 DeSoto Ave. in Woodland Hills
Educational Consulting/Advocating
Get a jump start on navigating the educational process for this fall! Whether you are unsatisfied with the school your child is attending now, need help with an upcoming IEP process, or looking for guidance with the application process for the 2017 2018 school year, School Shop LA is the place to go! Stacey Kovoloff has over 20 years of reputable experience, and countless success stories. She is able to provide invaluable advocacy for your family, guidance to find the best school for your child.
World Citizen Baby Free Demo Class-Music Classes for Babies, Toddlers and Their Grownups
Wednesday, September 13th at 11am at Dance Garden
Join beloved music teacher Miss Ellen as she takes you and your little ones on a musical journey around the world. Sing, dance, and bond with your children through global melodies and beats! Email to sign up!
3191 Casitas Avenue Suite 112 in LA, 90039
Claire’s Cooking Club
A community where it’s okay to play with your food, eat with your hands, get messy and have FUN learning how to cook. Claire’s Cooking Club is created for young chefs ages 3-6 and their families; truly anyone looking for inspiring ways to introduce preschoolers to healthy, delicious food. Teach them young. Show them the joy, friendship and self-esteem that comes from cooking. They’ll have a ball and you’ll be delighted with the math, art, reading, science and social skills that will be introduced through entertaining, age appropriate Cooking Club cuisine. Bring Claire’s Cooking Club to your children with classes, parties and enrichment programs.
First Presbyterian Preparatory School’s 3rd Annual Swing for Education Golf Tournament
Monday, October 23rd at 8:30am
Enjoy a fun day of golf and camaraderie at Porter Valley Country Club’s gorgeous course and help raise money to support First Presbyterian Preparatory School’s strong tradition of academic excellence. Register your foursome or individual golfer or sign up to attend the evening festivities at Early bird prices expire on September 24th! For more information or sponsorship opportunities (many levels available), contact Megan Beatie at
Newborn Photography
Heidi Marie Photography specializes in newborn portraiture. Her studio is located in Harbor City. She offers in studio and in home sessions. It is best to book your session while you are still pregnant. Call 310-989-8108.
Mobile Notary Service
She 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 at 818-357-0208.
Want those Gold Bead bracelets all the Celebs are wearing?
Brina G Jewelry sells Rose Gold, Yellow Gold and Silver bead bracelets that are in demand. They sell them at the BEST prices. They have a Gemstone, Semi Precious and Precious Collection as well as Men’s, Earrings and Rings. Buy for yourself, buy for your kids!
Give your home a new look it will make all the difference when you come home…
Make your home more functional. They can use what you have or buy some new things – you don’t have to spend a lot of money to give your home that facelift! They will make it happen within your budget.
Don’t let your child fall behind in school!
Huntington Learning Center is the 1st after school tutoring and exam prep center in the nation. In existence for 40 years, they are an accredited school (eligible for school credit). They use credentialed teachers. Each student is assessed to have a specific prescription program created exclusively for your child to cover any missed skills previously and continue forward with the homework of today. Proven success for over 40 years! Mention Jen’s List to receive $100 off the assessment!
Private Piano, Voice, Guitar and Violin lessons for Ages 4-Up
Wanted to learn how to sing? Play piano? Learn guitar? Play violin? Music Teacher LA is LA’s leading provider of quality in-home and in-studio lessons in Piano, Voice, Violin, Guitar and Drums for Ages 4-Adult and Piano Tuning Services. The music instructors are highly professional, accredited, experienced and very friendly. Call (310) 220-0405 to get your 1st lesson $10 OFF.
A Faery Hunt at Highland Hall – Waldorf School
Saturday, Oct. 7th from 2-3pm
Faeries have been spotted at Highland Hall Waldorf School! Let’s go see! A Faery Hunt shows are interactive performances designed for young audiences & families. You will meet faeries and funny creatures, maybe even Faery Royalty! After the show, visitors will be able to see the classrooms and meet the teachers. Enjoy the play area after the tour. Call 818-324-6802 or email Purchase tickets at
Customized, Creative, Convenient B’nai Mitzvah Creation! Have your child’s B’nai Mitzvah, your way
For Shira, serving as a Cantor & teaching B’nai Mitzvah brings her greatest passions together: kids, neshama – soul, & music! She gives your child and your family an enriching, positive Jewish experience steeped in the love of tradition. In addition to private tutoring, her specialty is co-creating personalized B’nai Mitzvah & destination ceremonies for families from all backgrounds. Shira crafts a B.M. journey that is relevant to your family’s Judaism and vision. Call 818-807-9649.
Steam clean your Carpet, Area Rugs & Sofa
Jetsons Carpet Care has 5 star reviews on Yelp, Google and Thumbtack. They provide a high quality residential & commercial steam cleaning services. Fully licensed, bonded and insured. They offer state of the art technology, eco-friendly products and equipment, competitive prices, and excellent customer service. They use only non-toxic and environmentally friendly cleaning agents, leaving your carpet squeaky clean and free from allergens. Call Oscar at (818) 629-3193 for a free quote!
Kids Like Me After School Enrichment Program
Begin September 25th
The Help Group’s Kids Like Me after-school enrichment program offers a number of classes for children and teens with autism and other special needs in Sherman Oaks and Culver City. These programs run for a total of 8 weeks, are designed to promote fun and engaging activities under the careful supervision of highly-trained professionals. Each class is adapted to fit the unique needs of the participants and encourages creativity and social skills.
Do you have a baby or toddler that does not sleep well?
If you have a baby or young child that does not sleep well and you’re looking for an alternative to the cry-it-out approach, Tracie at Rest Well Baby can help! Tracie offers supportive sleep solutions for babies, toddlers & young children. Tracie will create a customized, step by step plan and schedule that fits your family’s needs. Contact Tracie to schedule a free 15 minute initial phone call to learn more about her professional sleep support services at
Call Alan Stuart Freeman Construction for your next improvement project
They handle all aspects of construction, including carpentry, kitchens, bathrooms, concrete and masonry, tile work, finish and framing, painting, room additions, complete remodeling (including all planning and permits, drawings etc.). Very competitive prices. Licensed. Call (310) 592-5377 or email for a free estimate.