July 11 2018

Paola Gancman, CPC – Certified Professional Coach
Coaching Parents, Teens and Young Adults in Sherman Oaks
(going into 6th, 7th and 8th Grade)
Executive functioning and organizational skills are expected and critical for success in school but not always taught for students to have by the time they reach Middle School. This workshop will give your teen the information and  the tools they need before school begins. Two Dates. $40 per student. Materials & Snacks included – Limited Space. Sign up at:
Today in History
Robert Bailey Thomas publishes the first issue of the Farmer’s Almanac.
Former Vice President Aaron Burr kills Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton in a duel. (1804)
Skylab space station re-enters the earth’s atmosphere. Pieces land in the Indian Ocean and in Australia. (1979)
Cheer up the Lonely Day
National Blueberry Muffins Day
World Population Day
Who Needs An Alarm System, When You Can Have RING!
I truly think Ring is one of the BEST inventions EVER! They are on a mission to reduce crime in neighborhoods. With affordable solutions that work on any home, Ring is committed to offering smart security that’s accessible to everyone. Ring lets you stop crime before it happens. Because with Ring, you’re always home. For just $10 a month, you’ll get 24/7 professional home monitoring and LTE cellular backup with Ring Alarm, cloud video storage for an unlimited number of Ring devices, and additional perks like 10% off future devices to bring you peace of mind like never before. Learn more about Ring and all that it has to offer, by calling/texting Gregg Steiner at Call/text (818) 485-2400. He’s great. I HIGHLY recommend!
For Women Over 30, There May Be A Better Choice Than The Pap Smear
Come Learn About Valley Outreach Synagogue
July 25th at 7pm & 7pm
Aug 7th at 10am & 6pm
Rabbi Li-Paz and VOS education director Carla Adivi will discuss their unique philosophy and innovative ways the JEWELS approach connects children and families to Judaism, community and each other! We love this synagogue. For more info, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/.
A Realistic Fit and Healthy Lifestyle for Busy Moms IS Possible
The Mother Strong League isn’t like other programs you’ve seen. The Mother Strong League understands the time restrictions that come with having kids. Most moms struggle to have effective workout sessions in between chasing the littles, or feel exhausted trying to figure out what to eat at the end of a crazy day. The MSL gives all the tools to make things easier and realistic for all the busy mamas who want to rediscover themselves and have control of their bodies again.
Calling All Young Creatives – Designer Camp Returns To LA & OC
Now-August 3rd
Designer Camp is the only comprehensive and collaborative design-based summer camp for young creatives (ages 11-17). Their four unique week-long programs are in partnerships with nationally-recognized design brands, located in the heart of Los Angeles and Orange County’s design destinations. The program gives students the rare opportunity to engage an learn through hands-on workshops, informative talks from working designers, and behind-the-scenes tours of studios and galleries.
Little Ninjas Karate For Ages 3-6
A high energy, fun program, using positive re-enforcement to teach children Martial Arts. 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 Aug. 31st to take advantage of this amazing offer.
(818) 719-0205
6445 DeSoto Ave. in Woodland Hills
All About U Montages & Videography
Forget the boring slideshow – Have your mitzvah montage dazzle! Use the Jen’s List password AAUM and click the link below to see some of their latest montage and videography samples. Enjoy a further discount with a montage/videography/projection combo package with multiple options to fit your budget. Mention Jen’s List and get 5% off with all about u montages & videography.
Safeguard Your Family In The Event Of An Earthquake With An Earthquake Survival Kit
Living in southern California, we are concerned for our families and loved ones the next earthquake is right around the corner. We set out to build a kit for our family only to realize there are multiple products to choose from and varying degrees of quality. It also became apparent that the cost of each individual item made assembling the kit incredibly expensive. So, Safeguard Survival Kits was created to remove the guesswork from safeguarding your family and insure you can properly prepare.
Disney’s Ryan Mccartan Heads World Premiere Family Musical ‘Mutt House’ At Kirk Douglas Theatre
Wednesdays-Sundays, Now-August 5th
Ryan McCartan heads the cast of a fun and furry musical tale for animal lovers of all ages. Mutt House is the story of quirky outsider Eddie Corbin. Bullied all his life, Eddie has finally found a place to call home in a neglected animal shelter. When the city threatens to close the shelter, Eddie must take a stand. With the help of six zany mutts, he fights for what’s right and makes an unexpected human connection in the process. Mutt House is packed with singing, dancing for the whole family!
Oasis Farms: Fresh Spirulina Delivered
Oasis Farms is an urban microfarm. Working on a small scale helps us provide our customers with quality spirulina. Plenty of health food stores offer dehydrated spirulina, but our product is unique in that we sell it fresh for maximum nutritional value. So what is spirulina anyway? Spirulina is one of the most nutrient dense superfoods on the planet. It has about 25% vegan protein, as well as iron, antioxidants and omega-3 & 6 fatty acids.
One-day Photo Workshops for Teens & Adults
Saturdays from 10am-3pm at Los Angeles Valley College
-Lots of hands on camera practice. Adult attends with a teen for free (July):
* July 14th – Beginning Photo (TEEN) –  Learn the camera basics
* July 21st – Intermediate Photo (TEEN) – Composition beyond snapshots.
* Aug. 4th – Fundamentals of Photography (ADULT) – Getting the most out of your camera!
Each workshop $50 More info: www.nancykayephotography.com/CLASSES
Kango: Your New Summer Lifesaver
We all know how hard it can be to get all the kiddos to their separate camps, sports practices and playdates which always seem to happen at the same time – especially during the summer. Thankfully, there’s a solution. Kango is a unique family ride-sharing and childcare app for kids based in California and available in LA and San Francisco. There’s no need to worry about your child’s safety, since all drivers are background-checked, fingerprinted caregivers who are trained to transport children. The app can also match you with a caregiver that has a car seat or booster if needed, and it will also send Mom real-time updates every step of the way. You can use the app to schedule rides, childcare or both!
Life Is Short-Be A Better You
Allison Cohen is a licensed psychotherapist with over 15 yrs. experience helping clients remove roadblocks and reach personal goals. Allison has been featured on Today, NPR & Has Been Quoted In Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Woman’s Day, Redbook, Huffington Post, WebMD & more. Specializing in: Couples/Relationships, Self-Esteem/Growth, Family Conflict, Anxiety/Stress, Communication Skills, Life Transitions, Depression, Building Physical & Emotional Intimacy, Kink Aware, Alternative Sexuality & Intuitive Eating.
Sheriff Pickett’s Stories of the West by A Faery Hunt
Sun., Aug. 8th from 10:30-11:30am atMcCabe’s Guitar Shop in Santa Monica
Back by popular demand! A Faery Hunt brings you Sheriff Pickett’s Stories of the West! That’s right, Partner, we’re riding out of Faeryland and onto the Fern Dell Ranch. A Faery Hunt is taking you on a rootin’-tootin’ interactive musical adventure as Deputies of Storytelling! Every child receives a deputy badge at the end of the show.
Summer Crafting Fun At My Creative Outlet In Chatsworth
Come beat the heat and do a little social crafting. They are working on volunteer projects using a variety of mediums. Upcoming workshops include Wet & Dry Felting Basics, Zentangle, Jewelry Making 101, Instagram 101, a Drum Circle and more. Any workshop that they offer can be turned into a party. Teachers needing a space to hold workshops are welcome! Email info@mycreativeoutlet.net or call 818-960-2275.
Learn about One of The Best Charter High Schools in SFV
Every Monday night this summer at 7:15pm
VIPHS is a tuition-free charter high school combining college-prep academics with award winning Speech & Debate, Mock Trial, Slam Poetry, Theatre, Creative Writing, and Contemporary Music Production, with personalized college counseling. VIP was named one of the top 10 speech and Debate schools in the country. Their mission is to prepare students for college/career through a variety of engaging and rigorous courses designed by talented educators. Come out to meet the staff, students and alumni. RSVP for address to Info@VIPHS.org.
Splash Pad Shabbat in Oak Park
July 21st  from 10am-Noon
Bring swimsuit & sunscreen. Popsicles provided. RSVP to www.orami.org/RSVP, JennyM@orami.org or 818.880.4880.
Intuitive Healing Massage-Taly Bar, CMT
In her sessions, she is able to sense the right healing method to benefit the individual client. Drawing from her techniques such as Craniosecral, Biomagnetism and Energy Healing, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, and Relaxation and Breathing techniques. Through this, tension is released and energy centers unblocked. Taly has a strong intuitive approach connecting the body, mind and soul.
Private Quality and Fun Music Lessons in Piano, Guitar, Voice, Violin and More
Looking for the quality and fun private music lessons this summer? Music Teacher LA has been voted the Best Music Teachers in Los Angeles. They’re the fast-growing music school with several hundreds of students each week. They provide In-Home and In-Studio Piano, Voice, Guitar, Drums and Violin lessons for Children (Ages 4-up) and Adults. All of their instructors have at least Bachelor Degree in Music, over 10 years of teaching experience and very friendly personality. Call (310) 220-0405.