November 28 2018

Innovative Speech & Language Pathology Handwriting Club
School work can be daunting not only on your child but also on you! Does your child present with messy handwriting skills? Do his letters not line up or come out in different sizes regardless of how MUCH you work on it? Does your child still doesn’t know how to hold his pencil? Well, there may be an underlying reason for your child’s poor writing skills due to fine motor deficits, visual. Join our handwriting club to help your child with developing great handwriting skills all while having fun!
Today in History
The “Grande Ole Opry “debuts on radio. (1925)
French Toast Day
Make Your Own Head Day
Red Planet Day
The Hot Holiday Phonics Gift That Sells Out Every Season
Square Panda 2.0 learning system is here! Boost your child’s confidence with Square Panda! Square Panda™ is the award-winning phonics learning system that engages multiple senses through play, and is now offering their newest version of their learning playset 2.0. Designed for kids two and older, this learning system blends physical and digital learning as it keeps kids entertained through age-appropriate learning games grounded in research-based curriculum. Available exclusively on Kickstarter and delivering in time for the Holidays!
Kids Come First at MVP Pediatric & Urgent Care
Open Mon.-Fri. from 10am-10pm & Sat./Sun. from 9am-9pm
Valley families are assured peace of mind knowing MVP Pediatric & Urgent Care is open day/evening to care for their children. Pediatric staff offer expertise in anything from common ailments to more severe illnesses/injuries requiring IV hydration, x-rays, laceration repair, etc. Children’s medical needs are met in a stress-free, kid-friendly environment with little to no wait time. I have had great experiences there & highly recommend, if the need arises.
18555 Ventura Blvd. in Tarzana, 91364
Paw Patrol Party
Wednesday, November 28th at 4pm
Come to a super fun Paw Patrol Party at the Green Chateau! Meet Marshall from Paw Patrol, who will offer entertainment and balloon animals. There will also be a craft, pizza, and juice. $25 per child and adults are free. Bring socks for everyone to wear. This is a shoeless environment. RSVP is required. Call (818) 855-1227 to RSVP.
14 New Board Games to Play This Winter
Remodeling Nightmare!
Is your home remodel creating conflict? Have you torn apart your kitchen and now you want to tear apart your spouse? Are you constantly arguing about color, cost, and choices? Or are you & your spouse a united front but dealing with nightmare contractor? Is a neighbor’s remodel is destroying your quality of life? Contact Sarah at 323-956-4644 or email to
Degas Dance Studio presents The Nutcracker
December 15th at 5pm and December 16th at 1pm
Bring your whole family to share and enjoy this wonderful holiday tradition. Featuring music by Tchaikovsky, professional as well as pre-professional and student performers, beautiful costumes and magical digital backdrops.
T’is the Season to be Jolly! by Flights of Fantasy Story Theater
Tues., Dec. 4th from 4-4:45pm at the Alondra Library in Norwalk
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!
Valley Kids Consignment
Dec. 6th-January 23rd from 10:30am-6pm
A huge kids sale and amazing popular community event where families join together and sell their lightly used items at discounted prices. All items are priced by parents and range from newborns through teens. You will find items such as toys, strollers, books, ride on toys, furniture, clothes, Pack N Plays, backpacks, shoes, maternity clothes, games, swings, activity tables, and more. After the sale is over many items are donated to local children’s charity groups. Email or call 818-943-2100. There still time to sell your items just register.
The Vocal Station in West Hills
All ages/all styles! Expand range, power and confidence! Voice Coach with 23 years’ experience! Learn how to sing correctly and develop as a performer and an artist. Prepare for auditions. Create professional demo. Learn songwriting skills from format to fruition. Call Tammy at 818-822-7228 for more information on all of the many services they have to offer. Inquire now for Special Fall Pricing and Discount Packages. “Master Your Craft” as a Singer and Performer with Techniques that bring out the very best in you.
Acaduction – Online Platform Connecting Students to Youth Programs Outside of Traditional Schools
Help your child find the right afterschool program. Whether your son is about to take his first steps into kindergarten or your daughter needs some SAT assistance, Acaduction is here to help! Acaduction is a platform, connecting scholars with youth programs outside of traditional school. We create partnerships with private and public programs, allowing parents to find the ideal afterschool program. While Acaduction is still in its startup phase, we still hope to change the way we look for the ideal afterschool.
Giggle Gaggle Sunday for Kids Ages 4 -11
Come on down to Joy theatre and play some fun improv games ! Learn awesome acting skills, make great friends, and hang out with the super cool teachers! There’s always fun and games, and great snacks too! Joy Theatre is the proud recipient of the Most Inspiring Teachers Award from the 2017 Sundance Film Festival and the Creative Coalition. The comedy has been featured on CNN and NBC and they are proud to demonstrate.
Chaminade Middle School Open House
December 2nd from 10am-12:30pm in Chatsworth
Learn more about Chaminade College Preparatory, a 6-12 educational experience with a mission of inspiring our students to love, learn and lead in all that they do. When Chaminade students graduate, they are well rounded and competent individuals, prepared to contribute to the local and global society. Chaminade provides students many opportunities to grow and thrive as learners inside and outside of the classroom. In addition to a college preparatory curriculum, Chaminade offers extracurricular activities during and after school that appeal to student’s interests in performing and visual arts, athletics, service, and science and technology. No RSVP necessary.
Super Natural Microblading Done By A Perfectionist!
Referred by Jens List member
“I treated myself to a beauty procedure that has forever changed how I get ready in the mornings! I got my eyebrows microbladed and I love it! I went to Denise Gordon at Face Permanent Makeup. I looked at her Instagram, Yelp! and website and just loved what I saw. Her reviews were great as were her photos. She was easy to talk to and listened to everything I wanted. I wake up every morning with gorgeous eyebrows! Call 818-620-4319.”
Healthy For The Holidays
Thursday, December 6th at 8pm
Learn more about staying healthy through the holidays by tuning into the LIVE zoom call: Tune in LIVE to learn more about re-balancing your body with nutrition and cellular cleansing, and how to integrate amazing nutrition into your lifestyle for the whole family! A holistic + science backed approach that ditches the diet mentality, allows you to have balance and feel better than ever! Plus, get ready to feel amazing and confident for New Year’s 2019!
Handyman Lead
From Jens List member
“Honest, reliable handyman, electrical, plumbing, painting, 35 yrs experience.10% discount for Jens List members. Call 310-403-2504 or visit”
The Home Has A Simple Design, But It Says So Much
Home. It’s the place you long to be, or the place you can’t imagine leaving. No matter which, there’s no place like it. And The Home T helps you show off your home state pride, stylishly. The shirts are insanely soft, and they proudly make products in the USA. All states and some international places available. But beyond making things you’ll love, they have a greater purpose than just spreading happiness with cotton. A portion of profits are donated to multiple sclerosis research. Sweatshirts, caps, mugs and more.
Kids On Stage Winter Camps for Ages 4-12
Dec.17th-21st & Jan. 2nd-4th from 9am-2pm in Santa Monica
Act out and ignite your imagination during your holiday breaks. Each week’s exciting theme brings something new! Campers act, sing, dance, create art and play theater games. Ages 7-12: Week 1 – Hamilton & Week 2 – Wicked. Ages 4-6: Week 1 – Frozen & Week 2 – Descendants.
Free Children’s Workshop
Saturday December 1st
This month our activity will complement our current exhibition as you craft your very own miniature airplanes. Each session will include a short, age-appropriate history lesson in the galleries followed by a related craft or activity. Each workshop is designed to be engaging and educational for children ages 5-11 years. RSVP is requested, but registration is also available at the door. Call (310) 395-2290 or email
Maximize Your Maternity Leave
Milk Your Benefits helps expectant parents maximize their paid maternity and paternity leaves. Established in 2011, they created this field of expertise. Free, anecdotal online advice and/or incomplete information from human resources won’t give you the full picture. Schedule a personalized, flat-fee phone consultation from anywhere in California to ensure you get the maximum time off and income. No need to pay hourly attorney fees. Learn about your rights so you leave nothing on the table!