August 22 2018

Join Rabbi Ira & Cantor Beth and the Or Echad Community for High Holy Days
Rosh Hashanah – Sept. 9th-10th
Yom Kippur – Sept. 18th-19th
Bring in the New Year w/Rabbi Ira & Cantor Beth, and pianists/vocalists-Adam Chester & John Rosenberg-for inspirational, musical services at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center (separate kids’ activity room). This warm, inclusive community also brings people together for Shabbat, holiday events, Torah Talk & more. Try HomeShul! Kids love it! Small groups–K-7. B’nai Mitzvah Tutoring, Officiating for all Life Cycle Events: Wedding, Conversion, Baby Naming, Adult B’nai Mitzvah, Funeral & Shiva.
Today in History
Be an Angel Day
National Tooth Fairy Day
The Mona Lisa is stolen from the Louvre (1911)
The National Alliance On Mental Illness
Please join the 2018 NAMIWalks Los Angeles team, Gab’s Gang of Gals, with ME on October 6th at 9am at Grand Park. NAMI provides more services for people living with mental health challenges. If you know me well, you understand why this organization is SO important to me. To learn more, visit my NAMIWalks page at I have committed to raising funds to help. Will you be on my team and will you help me raise LOTS of money? Please reach out to me and ask me questions about this amazing organization I’d love to start a movement around this and really get things going! Thank you! Love, Jen
Glyphosate Breakfast Cereal Controversy: Is It Safe To Feed My Children Cereal For Breakfast?
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
Awesome Facialist Lead
Bonnie Burgess’ vision, the owner and skin care therapist of Cella Skin Care, is to marry the effective result-oriented approach of a skin care clinic with the healing, restorative, holistic feel of a luxury day spa in perfect balance. Her goal is to have each client leave feeling restored in body, mind, and spirit. Each client has very individual goals for the treatment of their skin and it is her commitment to meet these needs & exceed their expectations. She offers many different facials including Lactic Acid Peel & Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion. I HIGHLY recommend!
23548 Calabasas Rd. Suite 205 in Calabasas, 91302
Gary “Mr. Rehab” Mkrtichyan Purchases Real Estate To Restore And Flip
Gary offers sellers an all cash 10 day escrow at fair market value, it’s beneficial to all parties! Also a real estate broker, he’s been involved in $90mm of real estate sales. Gary understands that a real estate holding is usually your most valuable investment. Selling to this company means no sales commissions. If you are looking for a real estate investment, Gary offers investors in his projects a 10% annual return! Call 818-939-8855 or email for more info!
Shomrei Torah Synagogue’s Splash Bash & Community Picnic
Sunday, August 26th from 11:30am-2pm
Looking for a new “home”? Come and check out Shomrei Torah Synagogue. Meet the clergy, staff and members – and check out the schools and synagogue at the same time! Cool off on the water slides, Dunk the Rabbi, nosh on hotdogs and beat the heat with a refreshing shaved ice. Fun for all ages. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (818) 854-7650.
7353 Valley Circle Boulevard in West Hills
Hiring Experienced Pre-K Teacher
Burbank Temple Emanu El Early Childhood Center has an open position for a Pre-K teacher (ages 4 -5). They are a warm community school in Burbank looking for someone to join their team. Must have a minimum of 12 ECE units. Has worked in a preschool as a teacher for at least 3 years. Basic tech skills- taking pictures, typing communication with parents. Knowledge of Judaic education a bonus but not required. Monday-Friday from 8:30am-1pm (minimum) May go until 3pm or later if available. Send your resume with a cover letter by EMAIL ONLY to
Save The Date – Free Community Innovation Fair
Sunday, September 23rd from 10am- 2pm
STEM3 Academy’s Very Special Innovation Fair, under the umbrella of The Help Group, is a free, family-friendly showcase of discovery and imagination that is equal parts science fair, maker fair, high-tech exhibition and community carnival. The event aims to inspire discovery through experiences with robots, virtual reality, drones and more. Attendees will participate in hands-on activities with companies like Microsoft, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, DroneBase and more.
Is Your Teen In Public/Charter/Home School?
If the answer is YES, LA Hebrew High is the place for you! How? By attending Sundays and online classes, teens receive Foreign Language HS Credit & much more including:
* Improve written, spoken and reading Hebrew Skills
* Meet Jewish teens from the greater LA area
* Learn Jewish texts with engaging teachers
* Experience an inspiring Shabbaton/Retreat
* Participate in a 10-day exchange program with teens in Israel
7-12 grades | WASC Accredited
Professional Interior Design Services for your Home or Business
Looking for interior design help for a home or office project? If you need help with a kitchen or bath remodel, paint color selections, space planning, furniture selections, moving day help, or general design advice – no project is too small. Hourly rate for on site design consultations or ongoing design services is $100/hr. Available in both OC & LA. A complete room design via online design is also available for an affordable design fee of $500 (mention this post for $100 off). Details at
Is Back-To-School Shopping Still Stressing You Out?
Check out for all your back-to-school shopping needs. They have backpacks, clothing, and more with all of your kids’ favorite characters (Mickey, Minnie, Cars, Princesses, Avengers, Black Panther, Paw Patrol, LOL Surprise, JoJo Siwa, Star Wars, etc..). They’re offering a special discount for Jen’s List readers. Use code JEN15 to save 15% off your order of $15 or more. FREE Shipping with each order and everything is shipped direct from their warehouse in Los Angeles!
Open House & Meet the New Owners at My Gym Northridge!
Saturday, September 8th from 9-1pm
New owners, Jill Barbee and Annie Markowitz invite you to bring your kids for a free day filled with fun. Whether you’re already enrolled in classes or thinking about joining, they would love to see you. Sign up at to enjoy raffles, games and an all-around great time.
Registration Now Open For The Fall Softball Season For Girls Ages 5-9
8U Fall Registration has been extended as Santa Monica Girls Fast pitch is currently looking to fill teams for the upcoming Fall Season. The Fall Ball season is intended to hone skills and introduce new players to softball with an emphasis on teaching and having fun. There will be weekly games and practices will start in late August. Fees are $175 and $30 for a required jersey. Installment plans and Financial Aid is available!
Opioid Addiction at Delivery Quadrupled Among Pregnant Moms
Therapeutic Mommy & Me Class – Nurturing Me & Baby
Are you a new mom looking for a class that will focus not only on your baby, but will help you nurture and develop yourself as a person and mom? Nurturing Me & Baby is a therapeutic mommy & me group in Woodland Hills that starts in September, and is co-facilitated by 2 psychologists. Upcoming class is for moms with babies 2-4 months old. Email for more info.
Film Company Looking To Add New Properties To Library For Location Scouts
Looking for Mid-century, modern farmhouse, modern cape cod, modern craftsman, bungalow, contemporary, & modern homes for possible film shoots. No fee – just like a talent Agency. Tax-free up to 14 days out of year. Great money. Also need houses that have large kitchens, family area & Modern office bldg. in San Fernando Valley. Email exterior, interior, kitchen, living area & office photos.
French Music Class with Sophie
Wednesdays at 12pm
Join this fun and interactive way to learn French! No prior French experience required although adults are invited and encouraged to participate. Sing together, play together, discover and play a variety of age appropriate instruments. Emphasis is on music and the exploration of different sounds and rhythms. 8 week session – $160.
A Tutor With Great Success Record In Conejo Valley
Sandie Allen has been in the education industry for 25+ years. Tutoring students in grades K-12 has been her passion. Her expertise from the basics to advanced classes such as Algebra 1/2,Geometry, & writing Essays helps her ‘trouble-shoot’ the student’s issue(s) quickly, making the learning process less frustrating. Her problem solving and writing techniques are unique so students feel prepared after even just one session! College Apps/SAT/ACT/ISEE/CAHSEE. Oak Park and surrounding areas. Email
Mobile Notary and Loan Signing Service
She offers mobile notary and loan signing services to the San Fernando and Simi Valley areas. She is available for service appointments seven days a week. She has been a notary for 18 years. Call or text for an appointment at 818-357-0208. Review on Yelp or Goggle.