August 24 2018

Custom Designery & Custom Designery Party Favors is Open for Business
They are a specialty boutique that creates personalized outfits, party favors and so much more. Whether you are a mommy, auntie, grandmother, the bride, party planner, Bar or Bat Mitzvah family – they are here to help and create!
Find the latest designs on Instagram at @customdesignery & @custompartyfavors
At Custom Designery, they put 110% in everything thing they make. They only use the best available materials available
Today in History
Vesuvius Day
The infamous Mount Vesuvius eruption buries the city of Pompeii. (79)
The Waffle Iron is patented by Cornelius Swarthout of Troy, New York. (1869)
Special Event Icon  Spin & Save Lives — Join us for Ovarian Cycle LA
Sunday, September 23rd from 1-4pm
Get ready to ride and fundraise for a cure! Come ride and raise money to support impactful research for Ovarian and other female focused cancers. Whether you’re an experienced cyclist or a total beginner, they have a spot for you – no training necessary! Ride at your own pace, with music and instructors to keep you motivated. You can ride solo or recruit a team. They need your help to find a cure for Ovarian Cancer and help those that are fighting today!
Ground Floor Opportunity in the Wellness/Health Industry
If you knew there was something available that could help you sleep better, recover from injury quicker, support joint mobility, improve mood, increase strength, improve your immune system, increase your energy, increase libido, improve hair, skin and nails (to name a few), is 100% safe and affordable — would you want to know more about it? Of course you would! Through the power of homeopathy, you can increase your finances and watch lives change for the better. Work with some of the finest people in the healing field. Let’s empower and transform lives from the inside out! Contact Candice at for more info.
Shane’s Inspiration’s 21st Annual Run, Walk & Roll Community Event
Sunday, September 9th from 7-11am
Come join the fun at Shane’s Inspiration Playground in Griffith Park. Shane’s Inspiration is hosting its annual run, walk & roll event along with refreshments, kid’s goodie bags, an exhibition fair and play on our inclusive playground. It’s free to join in the fun, so come out and support inclusive play!
Come See What A Kadima Day School Education Is All About
They are still enrolling (and growing!). Kadima Day School offers rigorous academics that are student-centered and experiential; small class sizes with individualized attention. A warm, supportive school community. Integrated Judaic studies that are meaningful and relevant. Under the leadership of Dr. Steven Lorch, a highly accomplished and respected leader in the field of Jewish education. Tuition that is accessible. Schedule a tour at 818-346-0849 or
Temple Aliyah Parent & Me
Classes start on Sept. 18th
24+ months – Thursday from 11:15am-1:15pm
12-17 months – Tuesday from 10:45am-12:15pm
5-11 months – Tuesday from 9:30am-10:30am
>5 months – Tuesday from 12:30-1:30pm
Grandparent (5-24 months) – Wednesday from 930-1030am
Email or call 818-346-1552 for more info.
Parenting Party
Host a fun, informative evening in the privacy of your home with your friends (max of 12) that have children within the same age range. Bette Alkazian, LMFT, will spend 2 hours with your group, discussing any parenting questions or family issues that are brought up. You can customize your parent party to incorporate any idea, concept, or knowledge you feel is important. Call 818-929-2560b or email for more info. Bette Alkazian, a Licensed Family Therapist, Parenting & Family Coach, Lecturer & Author, works with families to ease the challenges of raising children. Through her coaching practice -Balanced Parenting- Bette provides tools and insights to help families achieve, restore and maintain balance at home.
The 2018 Tiny Tot Olympic Games
Sunday, September 23rd at 11:30amat Bluffs Park
Let the games begin! The 2018 Tiny Tot Olympics are just around the corner. Olympic Games include, gymnastics, t-ball, martial arts & more. They will also have bounce houses on site – $5 for tickets. The official sponsor of the 2018 Tiny Tot Olympics is Go-Go Squeeze. This event is free and preregistration is not required. For more information, go to or call 310.317.1364.
12 Creative Tooth Fairy Ideas for Parents
The Broad Fest – Free Family Festival – The Broad Stage
Sun., Sept. 2nd from 2-7pm in Santa Monica
This outdoor event features music & dance, activities for kids/adults, & food available for purchase. Families & arts enthusiasts will enjoy musical performances, DJ music & dance floor, drumming, movies & more. KCRW’s Anthony Valadez brings his flare between performances with Jungle Fire serving up Afro-Caribbean funk; Element Band & Ara Dabandjian with their contemporary Armenian groove; & the all-female percussion & vocal group, Adaawe, blending African, R&B, Latin & Reggae. There’s family friendly films from Hollywood Shorts after an interactive drum circle led by Anindo Marshall & Adaawe artists. SMC Global Motion dancers will also teach social dances.
Grand Opening Signature Facial – $55
Deep pore cleansing, Exfoliation, Hydrating Mask, and Massage. Grand Opening Signature Facial $55. Come experience this offer. Limited Time Only. Includes Skin Analysis, Deep pore cleansing, Exfoliation, Hydrating Mask, and Massage. Other services offered at Liptease Skincare; Lip Rejuvenation Facial, Body Waxing, Eyebrow Sculpting, Eyelash Extensions, Tooth Jewelry.
The 2nd Annual Santa Monica Fall Preschool Fair
Saturday, September 22nd at Santa Monica Place on Level 3
Calling all preschool families! Come to the fall resource fair designed especially for families in Santa Monica and surrounding communities! Get to know the TOP preschools, private elementary schools and kid-friendly businesses in the area. Learn effective parenting techniques + meet other cool moms and dads. Come early and be one of the first to receive a free gift bag & exciting giveaways. Get huge discounts on preschool registration, parenting classes and more!
Focus Groups
Moms of Kids ages 2-11 for a 90 Minute Focus Groups in LA
September 12th
A popular entertainment company is holding in person focus group sessions on Wednesday, September 12th for moms of kids 2-11! The 90 minute sessions will take place at a facility in Burbank. If selected, your child will be paid $150.00 for just 90 minutes of their time! Simply click on the below link and fill out a brief online survey to see if your child qualifies!
Boys and Girls, ages 8-12 years old in Culver City
Study will be on TV programing next Monday or Tuesday and each child will receive $100 for 2 hours of their time. Call Vanessa at 818-888-1126.
Kids ages 9-14 for 90 Minute Focus Groups in LA
September 13th
A popular entertainment company is holding in person focus group sessions! The 90 minute sessions will take place at a facility in Burbank. If selected, your child will be paid $150 for just 90 minutes of their time! Simply click on the below link and fill out a brief online survey to see if your child qualifies!
Are You Looking for a Middle School Option?
Valley Charter Middle School is a progressive, project based school that teaches the whole child. Although all grades are currently full for the fall, VCMS is still accepting names for their wait list. If you are interested in joining the VCMS community, apply online at
DIY Studio- Make Home Decor Or Gifts And Drink Wine Opening In Santa Monica
Board and Brush is coming to Santa Monica. A wonderful event for girls night out, birthday parties, showers corporate events or date nights. Come to our instructor lead class and make professional looking signs and projects out of raw wood. You will learn the art of distressing, sanding, staining and painting. You will take home an amazing piece to put in your home or give as a gift. The self-pride of creating something dazzling while drinking wine is like no other!
Protecting Innocence, Art Opening
September 7th at 6pm
Art Opening, “Protecting Innocence”, a collection of works by Artists Sara Dresher, Kay Chernush of “Art works for Freedom”, Marianne Lettieri, Micah Salinas & Julian Curi. Luz Art will be presenting an exhibition that will bring awareness about the international problem of human trafficking and this attack on innocence. All works are available for purchase and will fund anti-trafficking relief organizations.
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Cardio Kids Class Is The Perfect Place To Engage In Fun And Engaging Physical Exercise For Kids For Kids 7-14 Yrs Old
Every Wed. from 6-7pm at My Gym
It’s a GREAT class. ALL my boys LOVE it! The program combines cardiovascular conditioning, strength & endurance, and stability exercises so children of all abilities will benefit from the class! Just like a cardio workout for adults, this class aims to keep kids moving so they keep their heart rate up. Inspired by circuit training, fun activities like freestyle dancing, tumbling, trampolines, jumping, and hula hoops are combined into a complete workout that improves endurance & gross motor skills. 1st class is FREE – See you there!
22027-B Vanowen St. in Woodland Hills, 91303
Tutoring Online Virtually For Ages 10yrs Old To Adult
Kids need support when coming home with homework. They offer virtual tutoring in the comfort of your own home with a recorded session for your reference. All subjects and language tutoring for a fraction of the cost. Contact Gara at or 800-659-7366.
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