October 19 2018

Infant & Toddler Full Day Program
The Nest at the Rose Engel Early Childhood Center at Adat Ari El is a 5 day a week 7:30 am to 6 pm group child care program starting for infants as young as 6 weeks-24 months. Inspired by the R.I.E. & Reggio Emilia approaches, this unique program created for working families combines best practices in infant/toddler care and early education within the supportiveness of a Jewish community. For more information, contact mpankowski@adatariel.org or call 818.766.6379.
Today in History
Mobster Al Capone was convicted of income tax evasion. (1931)
The Senate passed a bill making Martin Luther King’s Birthday a national holiday. (1983)
The Revolutionary War ended. (1781)
Evaluate Your Life Day
Charlotte McGee, Proud To Be Me
LOVE this book! Check it out! Meet Charlotte, a second grade girl, who has always struggled with accepting what makes her stand out. Charlotte comes to learn that although she may be different when it comes to her appearance, her personality is what truly shines through. When she is teased at school by her classmates and made fun of, Charlotte turns her negative situation around, and shows everyone that no matter what obstacles are thrown her way, she will always embrace her differences and remain her silly, funny self.
Family Fun Icon  Baby And Me Class Now Forming Join Our Supportive And Caring Group Of Parents And Babies
Fridays from 9:30-10:30am
Beth Shir Shalom of Santa Monica is now forming a Baby and Me class for infants 5 month until 18 months. The class taught by our own ECC director Robin Masnicoff provides a warm and nurturing environment for parents to be supported by their peers while engaging in play with their children. we will culminate every class with Shabbat celebration and Challah. Come for the Challah Stay for the Chaverim.
Warehouse Sample Sale Featuring Women’s Designer Joseph Ribkoff of Montreal
This Saturday, October 20th from 9am-5pm at Dressed Up!
Everything $20 or less! It’s time again for Michael Weintraub’s Sample Sale and Warehouse Clearance of Joseph Ribkoff merchandise. This sale will feature showroom samples and closeout styles of women’s dresses, tops, tunics, jackets, cami’s, pants, skirts, jumpsuits, and cover-ups mostly from the Spring/Summer 2018 collection at the silly low price of $20 or less! Retail on these pieces is from $110-$370. Michael always has some surprise designers as well. Not to be missed! Free parking. CC and Cash. Sales Tax is charged. Tell a friend! October 20th=$20.
6000 Reseda Blvd. Unit F in Tarzana, 91356
Baby Stones: Remember Your Child’s Milestones With Photoshoots At Home
Baby Stones is a concept derived from years of expensive, exhausting, time consuming photoshoots taken in the mall and other places. Your child is turning one year old or he or she is celebrating something and you want to take a good photograph and think the only way to do this is to find a good outfit, props, and a local store to do it all at. Well, that’s all in the past now! Order one of these packages and do it yourself!
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Special Event Icon  Special Needs Child Photographer Is Looking For Some Amazing Models To Build Portfolio
Free photos! Specially looking for children between the ages of newborn to eleven years old. She is currently looking to capture the beauty of those with Down syndrome, Rhett syndrome, cerebral palsy, and muscular dystrophy. The photographer will give you a guideline of what to wear. Please be comfortable with the photos of your child being posted to Instagram and her website. Contact Contact@kelseymahoney.com for more information!
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.
Cookie Good Is Now Serving Brownie Batter
Santa Monica bakeshop Cookie Good is now serving edible brownie batter! Made with heat treated flour, this egg-free, fudgy concoction is served in a Cookie Cone (a thin cookie waffle bowl, available in two of Cookie Good’s popular cookie flavors: Cookies & Cream or Birthday Cake). Try it today!
2448 Wilshire Blvd. in Santa Monica, 90403
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
A Benefit Concert Celebrating My Kaleidoscope Project
Sat., November 10th from 6-9:30pm
Join The Mama Bears in concert, benefiting My Kaleidoscope Project. Cost is $25 a person, includes concert and small bites. Event will be held in Simi Valley! The Mama Bears came together through playing music for children at the LVUSD school district. After performing together for many functions, they formed a bond with their shared love of music and each other. Kaleidoscope is a non-profit organization that supports middle school girls. RSVP at mykaleidoscopeproject@gmail.com.
Amusing Little Food History Cooking YouTube Channel
Have you ever wondered what the origins of Fettuccine Alfredo are? What about Thousand Island Dressing? How about what the short lived food fads of the 1970’s were? This cooking channel teaches history through food in a fun and entertaining way. All recipes demonstrated and provided in the description so you can cook history at home. History never tasted so good!
Dia de los Muertos at the Zimmer Children’s Museum
November 1st from 3-4pm
On this Mexican Holiday, we will honor the memories of loved ones by building a unique altar to them. Cultures all around the world have their own traditions surrounding altars. An altar can be as grand as a temple or as simple as a dining room table.  Join us in today’s Culture Club as we make altars out of Popsicle Sticks and present own displays of honor and love.
T’is the Season to be Jolly! by Flights of Fantasy Story Theater
Thurs., Dec. 13th from 4-4:45pm
Flights of Fantasy Story Theatre invites you to be of good cheer and join them for their holiday show “T’is the Season to be Jolly!” A rousing good time will be had by all as Lorrie Oshatz and Theresa Amy present stories from around the world seasoned with a healthy dose of laughter. This wonderfully interactive show will delight even the meanest old Scrooge, so come join the fun and share the laughter! Funding provided by the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles.
Take A Tour Of The Only International Baccalaureate Preschool-6th Grade School On The Westside
International Children’s Academy was founded in 1994 with a goal to provide a holistic educational program that encourages and supports children to be spiritually attuned, socially proficient and emotionally secure while ensuring a challenging scholastic environment that prepares students to transition successfully into their higher educational paths. ICA serves children from 2 years old-6th grade, supporting every facet of childhood development. Schedule a tour at 310-385-1187.
Celebrate Fall at the Griffith Park Harvest Festival
Sunday, Nov. 4th from 12-4pm
Fall into family fun at the Griffith Park Harvest Festival with live music and a Kids Zone featuring a climbing wall, bounce houses, games and more. Food trucks and a beer garden offering local craft brews curated by the L.A. County Brewers Guild make this free annual event one for the whole family! Festival is held below the merry-go-round. All proceeds benefit L.A. City parks. For more information, email info@laparksfoundation.org or call (310) 472-1990.
Heart4ART children’s ART Enrichment Program in Agoura
Free one hour session. Mon.-Sat. flexible times to fit your hectic schedule. Your child’s ART Enrichment Program. Teaching Pre-K through HS how to express themselves as artists. Convenient schedules you want, creative choice in choosing lessons and relaxing individual attention. The students love creating various art projects in sketch, pastel & painting. Yelp 5 stars! Come see what they are all about. Call/Text (818) 203-5031 or email sharonsheart4art@aol.com.
Thousands Of Gifted Children May Go Through School Without Learning Anything New
Is your child being neglected? Are they being given the right instruction and setting? Common characteristics of gifted children range from an ability to perform several grade levels above chronological age cohort to complaining about being bored in class. Find out today for Free, if your child is gifted. Go to www.oakcrestacademy.org and click on sign up here for free testing!
Doctors’ Notes
In-Home Parent Coaching
Would you like your child to do what they are told the first time you ask? Is everything an argument? Would you like to end bedtime battles? Is homework time always a battle? Potty problems? Naama Cameron works as a Parent Coach and Behavior Specialist with many families who have difficulties with their children’s behavior. She has experience with kids ages 2-18, she has a program which will work for you. Call (818) 618-2381for a free phone consultation. She will come to your home for sessions.