February 28 2018

Music Lessons in the Comfort of Your Home: Piano, Voice, Guitar, Bass, Cello, Drums, Ukulele & Violin
When was the last time your child begged a teacher to stay longer? At The Schuler Music Studio, students not only learn to PLAY music, they have FUN learning it! This private music school offers high-end lessons, and they drive to YOU! Their educated, qualified staff of professional musicians are enthusiastic & offer a warm, supportive environment for students to play & create. They provide a well-rounded music education, focus on building confidence & emphasize fun. Several live performance opportunities throughout the year. Join students who’ve already discovered they’re the BEST place to get results! Call (818) 203-5342 or email lessons@schulermusicstudio.com.
Today in History
Polar Bear Day
No Brainer Day
The Smart After-School Activity for Kids in Grades 2-5
Finally! An after-school activity that is fun, interactive, and highly engaging. Small (4 max) learning groups are paired with a live tutor and classes meet every week for 1 hour. The pro teachers work with the same group of students every week, ensuring that they can truly adapt to each child’s learning style and help them properly advance forward. During each class, students collaborate, compete, earn points, and even win prizes-making Revolution Math the most fun way to get better at math!

Westmark School – Spring Open House for Grades 2-12
Sunday, April 22nd from 11am-1pm(Registration opens at 10:30am)
Westmark School…transforming lives. Building on the strengths of students with dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia or other auditory or visual processing issues, often combined with ADD/ADHD. Refreshments will be served. Visit the campus and learn about Westmark’s signature programs! RSVP at https://www.westmarkschool.org/openhouse.
Ring Doorbells & Security Cameras
These amazing cameras are truly making a huge impact on safety, with an easy & convenient way to monitor your home, 24/7, from anywhere, on any device. With a Ring Doorbell or Ring Flood Light, you always know who is at your door, leaving(or stealing) a package. You’ll know exactly when your kids are coming/going. All “visitors” are recorded to a cloud DVR. You can see who is at the door & talk with them even in total darkness with night vision/motion detection. The peace of mind that this provides is priceless. They can install your security system & teach you how to use it. Very reasonable pricing! TEXT/CALL (818) 232-3100 for a FREE consultation. www.AutomatedHomeLiving.com: Your home technology problem solvers!

Build your Village in Calabasas with The Pump Station & Nurtury!
For over 30 years The Pump Station & Nurtury has provided an unbelievable educational and support community to empower expectant and new parents to be the best parents they can be. By popular demand, they are bringing their well known Mommy & Me Program to Calabasas starting on March 13th. 
Groups will be led by Dr. Jill Campbell their on- staff psychologist and program curriculum director. New moms can develop a mindful approach to parenting while receiving evidence-based information on subjects like sleep, developmental play, communication, attachment and so much more!
Call 310-998-1981 or email ParentAndMe@Pumpstation.com for learn more. Spaces are limited!

Sitting Pretty: A Girlfriend’s Guide to a Mindful (and Joyful) Life
I LOVE this book! You will too! You’ve heard all about mindfulness, right? Now, Sitting Pretty is here to help you become more present so that you can be stay focused, less overwhelmed and happier in all of your relationships (and the one with yourself!) To be more mindful you have to pay attention to all things… from the mundane tasks to the exceptional experiences. This book will help you with easy weekly suggestions to practice being mindful and present bringing you joy and appreciation for each moment in life!
Special Icon  Public Speaking & Masterful Communication for Kids
This program will develop your child’s confidence, and stimulate their creative and critical thinking skills, while they learn valuable people skills. Topics include vocal & body language training, memory magic & extemporaneous speaking. These skills greatly enhance their chances of success in school, college and later in their professional lives. Give them the gift of eloquence. Sign up for Captivating Kids & Teens today.
Are You a Highly Sensitive Person?
Stefanie Rosen, Psy.D., MFT, can help you thrive when the world overwhelms you. Are you an HSP? If so, you are not alone. Approximately 15-20 percent of the population shares the trait of high sensitivity as defined by Dr. Elaine Aron. As you know, it’s not easy being highly sensitive. It is a trait that has long been misunderstood and is often criticized. Stefanie is proud to offer her clients an advanced level of training, knowledge and experience. Watch https://youtu.be/_gjsTo8lzrE to learn more.
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Spend Passover at The Brandeis-Bardin Campus Of AJU
This year, leave the cooking and cleaning to Brandeis in Simi Valley and join them for Passover! They would love to spend the first few days of the holiday with you, complete with two scrumptious (kosher) Seders, lots of open activities on our 2,700 acre campus, ample housing options for family and friends, and more. It is going to be a fun, relaxing weekend! Questions? Email passovercamp@aju.edu.
Street Photo Group For Photo Walks And Review Sessions
Photography teacher forming a group to go on photo walks and meet to share & discuss the photos. Join all or a single pair of “Shoot & Reviews”. Walks on Sunday afternoons. Review sessions on Thursday evenings in Culver City.
* Shoot 3/4 Downtown LA / Review 3/8
* Shoot 3/18 Santa Monica / Review 3/22
* Shoot 4/8 Getty / other museum / Review 4/12
$52 per pair / discounted for all 3 pairs. Lead by Nancy Kaye / Any camera okay / Questions welcomed.
Fuel Up To Play 60
An in-school nutrition and physical activity program launched by National Dairy Council and NFL, in collaboration with the USDA, to help encourage today’s youth to lead healthier lives.
Baby(0 – 9 Months) and Me Dancinerate is in the Valley
Tuesdays from 12:15-1pm at the Outside the Box FLOW Studio in Woodland Hills
Get your groove on with this 45 minute class designed to rebuild strength and stamina while having fun interacting with your little one. Great moves, lively tunes, and lots of smiles guaranteed! Bring a carrier to hold the baby in while you workout. Email ilyse@ilysebaker.com for registration details!
Assistance For Special Needs Children In Their Home Available
Deborah Holman is an RN with over 10 years experience specializing in psychiatry. She has volunteered & worked with special needs children in various facilities and hospitals; such as, Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, C.A.R. in Palo Alto, and the Pearl Buck Center in Eugene Oregon. Her most recent volunteer job was at The Help Group in Sherman Oaks. Deborah’s last nursing job was at UCLA hospital on the psychiatric unit. Over the past year she has been caring for her granddaughter who just turned one year. Deborah has lived in Sherman Oaks since 2005. Deborah has a current RN license and is trained in CPR. Email nursedebbyholman@gmail.com.
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Awesome Mobile Pet Groomer Lead
Jennifer is the owner and groomer of Purrs & Paws Mobile Pet Spa. She is a terrific groomer, very dependable, so sweet, and clearly loves her work. For more info, call 310-936-0979. Serving the SFV and surrounding areas. I highly recommend!
Xplosivefit Spring Break Camp for Ages 3-12
March 26th-30th in West Hills from 8am-4pm
-Awesome Themes Each Day (Crazy Hair, Halloween Costume, Ninja Day, Pajama Day, Superhero Day).
-Daily Fitness and Martial Arts Classes.
-Daily outdoor activities.
-Each day is jam packed with Fun Activities and Games!
$150 per child. Registration fee is nonrefundable.
A Simple Way To Eat Healthy
Take control of your eating with this healthy eating program. No calories to count, no measuring your food and no all or nothing restrictions on bread/rice/fat and other foods normally banded by traditional diets. Ollin Colors is the End of Diets and this March 1st you will have the choice to try it for Free or be coached at a low cost. All you have to do is visit the FB site and find more about it.
Step It Up – A Fun And Fantastic Fitness Fundraiser
It that combines the ease of an online donation platform with the thrill of a school site Day Of Awesomeness featuring an interactive Obstacle Course based on the TV shows Wipeout and American Ninja Warrior! It starts with a high energy Kick Off Assembly to motivate your students to join the fun and help their school! Following a 2 week period in which students/parents collect donations, they throw a massive Day Of Awesomeness! They have one simple philosophy: More FUN, More FUNDS! Kids want to be kids, and your parents want their children to have amazing experiences. They bring it all together by inspiring your kids to help their school and have fun at the same time.
Valley Pet Sitting – Five Star Rated Pet Sitting Service Local To The SFV
When you are away let them come to you! Their Team is composed of experienced, loving, and kind pet sitters, trained to care for your animals in every way. Their office staff & sitters work closely in real time during your visits to provide one on one attention to your loved ones, and they are famous for our thorough and detailed care – always eager to go above and beyond the call of duty.
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