February 8 2019

Is your teen struggling with organization and time management?
Crumple papers in the backpack? Missing assignments? Leaving projects to the last minute?
Paola Gancman, CPC, works with parents, teens & young adults and can help your teen create a system and give them tools for organizing their backpack, notebook, locker and calendar.
Email Pao@directionlifecoaching.com or call 818.920.8323 for more info.
Today in History
The Boy Scouts were founded. (1910)
Kite Flying Day
The ULTIMATE Bar/Bat Mitzvah Learning Experience
We have had Stephanie, founder of Mitzvah Shirah, prepare our sons for their Bar Mitzvahs & I HIGHLY recommend! Unaffiliated with a synagogue? Stephanie will guide your child through a meaningful/spiritual Bar/Bat Mitzvah experience. She gives so much of herself, sharing her passion for Torah & Jewish music through personalized education customized to your child’s personality & creativity. She takes care of every detail, and has guided countless students to special day with confidence and a connection to their Jewish heritage. Want to take your child to chant their Torah portion in Israel? She is partnered with a rabbi in Jerusalem! She’s also an excellent tutor to enhance your child’s synagogue learning experience.
Valentine’s Day Science Experiments for Kids
Revo Academy – Revolutionizing Gifted Education
Come see what makes Revo Academy a gem in progressive education & uncover your child’s full potential. Is your child curious, an original thinker, quick learner, creative, enjoys a challenge, coasting at school? Discover the Revo Way!
Revo Academy Upcoming Events:
Parent Information Tours: Feb. 11th & March 11th at 10am
Taste of Revo(for prospective students to spend a day at Revo): Feb. 21st
8:30am- 2pm: Kindergarten
8:30am-3pm: 1st– 6th
To RSVP for a Revo event, call (805) 551-4865 or email info@revoacademy.org.
Family Movie Night – Inside Out!
Saturday, February 23rd at 6pm at the Calabasas Library
Pizza, Snacks, Popcorn and Drinks – All for just $1 each. All ages welcome. Under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Sponsored by the Friends of the Calabasas Library. Proceeds go to the Calabasas Teen Library Council and other teen clubs. Rated PG and 102 minutes. For more information, call 818-225-7616.   
Fun Under The Sun Summer Day Camp at Pierce College in Woodland Hills Early Bird Registration
(4) two week sessions beginning June 10th-August 2nd
For children 5-14years old. Everything is included in the low price: Swimming, Field Trips, Lunch (except on trip days) Snacks, Morning and Afternoon Extended Care, Crafts, Sports, Performing Arts, Cooking, Science and much more. Air conditioned rooms. Campers in 6th-9th grades participate in a Teen Travel Program. For more information, call (818) 907-8259. Early bird special ends on March 1st.
Free Admission Day at The Santa Monica History Museum
February 14th from 12-8pm
They offer free admission on the second Thursday of each month. Admission to the museum includes all galleries and exhibits. Enjoy a day of appreciating the local history and culture.
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.
Geek Girls Society – Accepting New Members
Geek Girls Society newest chapter is accepting members. Open to girls ages 8-18, Geek Girls offers a wide array of activities during bi-monthly meetings such as tabletop gaming, crafts, exploring the pop culture universe and participating in group projects focused on girl empowerment. Membership is $30 monthly. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.
Camp JCA Shalom Open House
Sundays, February 24th & March 17th from 1-4pm
Come check out Camp JCA Slalom’s new Summer 2019 location at Gold Creek Center in the Angeles National Forest! Enjoy an afternoon with your friends exploring the new site, some of the favorite summer activities and learn all about the magic of Camp JCA Shalom.
Certified Pediatric Sleep Consultant
If you have a baby, toddler or preschool aged child that does not sleep well, Tracie of Rest Well Baby can help! As a Certified Pediatric Sleep Consultant, Tracie uses supportive sleep solutions (not cry-it-out) and she will work with you to create a customized, step-by-step plan and schedule that fits your family’s needs and sleep goals. Contact Tracie at restwellbaby@gmail.com to schedule a free 15 minute introductory call to learn how she can help your family get the gift of sleep!
A Legendary Evening with Mary Wilson at the Paley Center
Feb. 25th at 7pm
See the three-time Grammy Hall of Fame-winning entertainment legend, Mary Wilson, live and in-person. The evening will feature a special tribute to the longest-running member of The Supremes with an exclusive on-stage conversation about her enduring career, and how the Supremes’ classic television appearances broke down social, racial, and gender barriers.
Are You Looking For The Perfect Gift To Give Someone Or Honor At A Special Event?
Have you ever thought of creating your own “Video Memoir”? Do you have a box of tapes & photos stacked in the closet or under your bed that need to be scanned, digitized and made into DVD & Web files? Does your photo library need organizing by faces, dates and events? Remember Me Always Video creates projects that celebrate the spirit of your family so it will live forever.
How The Fear Of Dying Taught Me How To Live
Around The World Music Class
Tuesdays at 10am at A Mother’s Haven in Encino
Join this mixed-age music class that will take you and your little one around the world! Explore the sounds and rhythms from faraway places, drum, shake shakers, and experience how fun and magical music is, and how it brings people together.
Washi Tape Crafts
Wednesday, Feb. 13th at 4pmEl Sereno Branch Library in LA
Come learn how to use wonderful and versatile washi tape to transform simple, everyday objects into works of art for Valentine’s Day! All materials provided.
USC/CHLA Brain and Emotions Study (Paid Research)
Looking for healthy volunteers to participate in a brain and emotions study. Participants will complete tests and questionnaires, they will take pictures of your brain and body through non-invasive MRI scans (no injections or radiation), and a collect blood sample. Participants are asked to come for 2 visits (1 at CHLA and 1 at USC Keck), for up to a total of 8 hours. Parents will also complete some questionnaires. Children ages 8-15 may be eligible.
Elementary School Reading Specialist Lead
Rina Simon, M.Ed. is an Educational Therapist with a teaching credential and a master’s degree in education from UCLA. She will explicitly teach your child the skills they need to achieve reading and writing success in a caring and nurturing environment. You will see results! She is available for in-person or online sessions. Sessions are $80 an hour. Email rina@yellowbirdlearning.com or call 323-828-5017.
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. Also offering design consultations local or online, for anyone, anywhere, 1hr/$100, details. Visit https://us12.campaign-archive.com/ for more info. Hourly blocks & gift certificates at https://us12.campaign-archive.com/?u.
GREAT Gardener Lead
Highly Recommended by Jen Levinson – jen@jenslist.com
“Reynaldo Luna has been our gardener for 11 years and does a truly terrific job. Dependable, reliable and knows how to take care of the yard! I have referred him to SO many other Jens List members and EVERYONE loves him! He can trim trees too! Call him at 818-802-0025.”