February 22 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
George Washington’s Birthday
Be Humble Day
International World Thinking Day
National Margarita Day
Walking the Dog Day
Frank Woolworth opens the first “Five Cent Store in Utica, N.Y. (1879)
Where Culinary Art Meets The Imagination…
What separates 1st To Roll Catering from other catering companies, is not only their delicious and healthy cuisine, but that they are a boutique production catering company that is family owned and operated. That means you get treated like family, not like a customer! They take great pride in their company, from preparation to presentation. On top of that, the chefs are extremely accommodating and very respectful to the entire crew. The cuisine is always farmer’s market driven; only using the highest quality, fresh, and local ingredients. You will NOT be disappointed!
Save Time, Workout At Home
Certified Personal Trainer Kellie Blackburn will take you through the most efficient workouts she designs just for you! Kellie brings all her own equipment and trains you in your home. Contact her for a great deal on an 8 or 16 session package at kellie@kelliefit.com or 310-436-5118.
Expert Date & Relationship Coaching / Attachment + Science-Based
Single? Ready to become super smart in Dating and Love? At Dr. Sue’s Breakthrough Date Coaching you will:
* Master Online Dating
* Remove Your Barriers To Finding Love
* Learn To Flirt (yes, it’s teachable!)
* Rewire Your Romantic Brain For Success
* Get Scripts, Exercises, Handouts, Cheat Sheets & More
Free Consultation. Dr. Sue is a psychologist, LMFT, dating coach, and relationship expert. Single and trying to raise kids guilt-free? She’s a parenting expert, as well! 30 years of experience.
Informational Evenings for a FREE* Moms’ Trips to Israel with the JWI of Aish LA and JWRP
Feb 26th and Mar 26th at 8pm
Apply for the 12th Annual Momentum Moms Israel Trip with the Jewish Women’s Initiative of Aish LA, in partnership with the Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project. *Ground costs are free. Moms pay flight, tips, some meals. Eligibility: Jewish Moms with kids under 17. LA/Valley/ South Bay Moms only. Trip Date: Nov 4th-11th. Life changing journey for moms(I was lucky enough to participate in Dec. 2016) who want to connect their children to Jewish values and practice. You must attend an info evening to be considered. To sign up, contact joni@aishla.com.
Jewish Ranch Camp Open House
This Sun., Feb. 24th from 1-4pm in Moorpark
GI Ranch Camp is for children ages 5-13 and serves Conejo and Ventura County on a 5.5-acre ranch. This 6-week action-packed, nature-filled, and Jewishly-enriched camp experience will include amazing trips, entertainment, art, karate, woodworking, art, gymnastics, cooking, mad science, hiking, theme days, challah baking, specialty shows, and exciting activities. Plus horse grooming and lessons, animal milking, woodworking, gardening, gymnastics, mad science, and more! The open house will have a free petting zoo, pony and horse rides, moon bounce and crafts. A BBQ lunch will have family pricing.
The Compassion Experience
This free event features an interactive journey through the true stories of children living in developing countries like the Philippines, Kenya, Uganda and the Dominican Republic. In over 2,000 square feet of interactive exhibit space, visitors will step inside homes, markets and schools – without getting on a plane. Each child’s story starts in poverty but ends in hope.
A Game To Help Children Navigate the Amazing, Sometimes Risky, Always Exciting World
*Ages 4 and up – Fun Easy Interactive Play: Move, Draw, Spell and Say 240 activity cards.
*Educational safety and life skills board game which enhances critical thinking manners feelings and behaviors.
*Encourages conversations on critical issues, feelings and teaches safety information, good manners and smart choices.
*Discuss bullying, teasing, personal safety, phone and address, safe and tricky persons.
*Versatile – Used by Parents, Educators and Mental Health Professionals. Manipulate the cards to meet your needs at home in small groups or in classrooms.
Stories of hope, support, compassion, kindness and healing to help
The Love What Matters community of other everyday heroes around the world celebrates kindness, compassion, hope, forgiveness and love. So, the next time you witness something extraordinary, (or, better yet, the next time you do something extraordinary) let them know. Submit your video or story at www.lovewhatmatters.com.
Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Dignified U.S. Flag Disposal Year-Round
Everyone is encouraged to bring tattered and worn flags to the office at 5600 Lindero Cyn. Rd. in Westlake Village. The U.S. flag is a revered symbol of freedom and justice and should be treated with the highest respect. This extends to its eventual retirement and destruction, which is why Pierce Brothers is offering this free service to the community. For more information, contact Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks at (818) 889-0902.
Kids Cooking Classes with Culinary Kids Academy
March 4th-June 3rd from 4-5pm at The Commons at Calabasas
Join Culinary Kids Academy for an enriching, fun, and educational experience through the art of cooking. Each class takes place on a Monday, and includes a complex cooking lesson that integrates math, science, history, hygiene, and nutritional information. For Ages 5-12.
Avoid Court & High Attorney’s Fees
If your Estate is worth over $150,000 and you pass away without a Trust, your family will have to go through probate court and pay statutory fees. E.g., for a $500,00 estate, your family is looking at 2 years in court and fees starting at $25,000.
Let Kris Paden, Esq. help you make a plan to save time, money and stress. Kris continues to offer competitive quotes and make house calls. To schedule your complimentary phone call or receive a quote via email, email kris@krispaden.com.
Have Smartphones Really Destroyed A Generation?
Don’t agonize about it, ORGANIZIT
Do you have garage envy because your garage doesn’t measure up? The garage organization services industry is now the fastest growing segment in the home improvement market. They are your full service garage organization company, with a level of professionalism second to none. They can help you with overhead storage racks, slatwall garage organization wall systems, a full line of heavy-duty, versatile garage cabinets, garage flooring; interlocking garage floor tiles and epoxy flooring, and full line of accessories; hooks, garage shelves, baskets. New location in Simi Valley! Call 818-232-7683 for a free design consultation.
YMCA Youth Co-Ed Basketball League
The sports programs develop more than skills-they develop character. Coaches-often volunteers and including many parents-emphasize teamwork, cooperation, and developing good values. The YMCA has been America’s leading swim instructor for more than 100 years. They also provide recreational, competitive and specialty aquatics programs for all ages and abilities, including parent-child classes, water exercise and therapy, water safety and rescue, and water sports. Programs and classes vary by location.
Signature Cooking Camps Provide Hands-On Culinary Experiences Packed With Excitement And Kitchen Adventures
Young cooks expand their palates, reinforce academic and social skills, and learn kitchen safety and culinary fundamentals!
* Farmers Market Field Trip: RadCampers learn about seasonal ingredients and “farm to fork” eating.
* Restaurant Tours: Most weeks, campers will have the opportunity to visit a local restaurant within walking distance. A great opportunity to explore new cuisines & observe all of the work that goes into running a real dining destination!
* Around the Table Fridays: Parents are invited to come for an incredible tasting at the end of the camp session on Fridays. Witness and taste your child’s delicious accomplishments first hand!
Date to Create – Follow Your Heart – Vision Board Workshop
Monday, February 25th from 6-8pm Heart Boutique- The Shoppes at Westlake
What is your Vision for 2019? Connect to your dreams, passions and goals. In this explorative workshop you will create your individual Vision Board. A Vision Board (Dream Board) is a visual representation of everything you dream, want, do, hope to have, and already are, that acts as a personal creative roadmap, guiding your mind, heart and soul towards achieving your goals. Join this creative mixed media workshop and create your unique Vision Board masterpiece.
The Bay Foundation’s Volunteer Event
March 2nd from 9am-12pm at LAX Dunes
The Bay Foundation and The Friends of LAX Dunes invite you to their monthly clean-up at the LAX Dunes! The LAX Dunes is home to a variety of unique plants and animals. Come volunteer to help remove non-native and invasive vegetation and learn more about this historic site! Please join your fellow volunteers and experience why this place is so special.
MAM’s New Brushy The Bear Oral Care Character
MAM, the leading designer brand of award-winning, medically sound and innovative baby products debuts a new oral care range. It is featured on the new toothbrush range to raise awareness for the importance of early oral care and to make brushing fun for babies and easy for parents. Developed with input from 26 opinion leaders in 5 countries with various professional backgrounds related to oral care, the new MAM oral care line includes five products: MAM Oral Care Rabbit, MAM Massaging Brush, MAM Training Brush, MAM Baby’s Brush and MAM Learn to Brush Set. MAM’s Brushy the Bear character appears in tooth brushing stories that are available in several formats including on a special free MAM tooth brushing app “MAM Brushy Time”.
Fun Guitar Lessons For All Ages/Abilities With A Pro-British Session Guitarist
An experienced British session/touring guitarist based in LA is offering guitar lessons for all ages and abilities! Whatever your level of ability, whether you are a beginner or would just like some refresher lessons, he can help you with the styles and artists you’re interested in! Call/text: 323 698 2715.