August 16 2019

LA Hebrew High is NOW enrolling for 2019-2020
Nearly 150+ students attend! 70th year operating! Teens learn to READ, WRITE & SPEAK Hebrew. Az Yallah Nu??! Teens:
(1) Earn high school foreign language credit;
(2) Make lifelong friends;
(3) Meet exceptional teachers/mentors;
(4) Expand their Jewish identity;
(5) Attend retreat, host inbound Israel teens and go on Israel Trip and much more.
7th and 8th grade programs. 9th-12th grades. WASC accredited. APPLY NOW! Questions? Call (818) 901-8893.
Today in History
Feast of the Assumption
Relaxation Day
The Panama Canal is opened. (1914)
Spring and Summer 2019 Sample Sale for Joseph Ribkoff at Michael Weintraub’s Dressed Up!
Sat., Aug. 17th from 8am-2pm in Tarzana
If you love and wear Montreal-based designer Joseph Ribkoff, you MUST be at Michael’s Sample Sale. All Spring and Summer 2019 showroom samples are either $20 or $30 a piece(retails between $120 and $350). Prices have never been this low for his sample sale for the Joseph Ribkoff collection – pants, skirts, tops, tunics, shells, dresses, jackets and cover-ups. Cash and Credit Cards only. Dressing rooms available and air conditioning! Free Parking.
6000 Reseda Blvd. in Tarzana, 91356
Canyon Creek Family Camp
Labor Day Weekend – August 30th-September 2nd
For new and returning families! Spend quality time with your kids at camp and let the Canyon Creek staff take care of your whole family! There will be family activities as well as time for parents to relax while your kids enjoy kids-only activities with their great counselors! It’s a perfect weekend for the whole family – you can be as active or as relaxed as you choose! For more info, visit To enroll, visit
Don’t Hide It, Flaunt It
DHIFI, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that works to advance acceptance, understanding, tolerance and mutual respect for a person’s blatant or invisible difference. Inspired by the theme, “The things that make me different make me me.”
Great Brow Stylist
Ronnie Retin has 17 years of experience & has been deemed a true artist by her clients. She believes in a full, natural looking brow, that frames your face and bone structure. You will NOT experience “one size fits all” brows. She gives each person the best shape for “their” face. Ronnie specializes in “brow rehab” and takes the time to teach each client how to reach their best brow potential. Ronnie is available Tues-Sat., from 9am-5pm. You will LOVE her and your brows! Easy online booking at
Inside of Blue Waters Salon- 21312 Ventura Blvd. in Woodland Hills, 91364
Mama 4 Therapy
Are you feeling stuck in your life or your daily routine? Are you at your wit’s end? Life is hard but, there is hope! Through listening, understanding and empathy, Anna will help you find tools and teach you skills that will change your life. Sessions are led by the client where they are free to discuss their challenges and needs as well as anything else that feels comfortable to them. Anna is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and psychotherapist specializing in individual therapy in a safe, non-judgmental and confidential environment. She works with people over the age of 18 and uses eclectic, evidence based approaches that are strength based and holistic, guided by the individual needs of the client.
End of Summer Parenting Workshop with Paola Gancman, CPC in Sherman Oaks
Thursday, August 22nd from 7-8:30pm
Get ready for the new school year. Workshop topics: parenting styles, discipline, setting limits, communication, organization, daily routines, social media, peer pressure and being present as a parent. Open to ALL parents. $18 per person. RSVP by August 19th at Limited Space. Questions? Contact Paola at 818.920.8323 or email Paola is a certified professional life coach with an MFT.
Join Rabbi Ira, Cantor Beth, Adam Chester & Or Echad/HomeShul for Spirited High Holy Day Experience
Rabbi Ira & Cantor Beth with Adam Chester-renowned pianist/vocalist-provide inspirational, musical services at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Comm. Center (with kids’ activity room). Or Echad is an inclusive community bringing people together w/Services, Celebrations & Events for over 10 yrs! Available for all Life Cycle Events, Conversion, Funeral/Shiva, Counseling. New: Sundays at HomeShul-different programs each week for all ages & interests. HomeShul offers K-7 Religious School & B’nai Mitzvah Tutoring. Call 818-486-9685 for more info.
Kodak Smart Home introduces the KODAK CHERISH C525
This baby monitor helps you stay connected to your little ones at home or on the road. With rechargeable batteries and Wi-Fi connectivity, the CHERISH C525 camera provides tilt, pan and zoom options so you can capture even more of the quiet moments. With a KODAK baby camera( and the KODAK Smart Home App, you can cherish all the beautiful moments of your baby’s development without disturbing their sleep. Use code: 10JENSLIST for 10% off C525 & C525IR at Expires Aug. 31st.
Award Winning Actress Holland Taylor is Guest of “The Inner View”
Fri., Sept. 6th at 7:30pmat Global Truth Center in WLV
Adored in “Bosom Buddies,” “The Practice,” and “Two and a Half Men,” along with blockbuster films “Legally Blonde” and “The Truman Show,” Holland Taylor is a beloved talent we all relate to. Now the Emmy Award winning actress will reveal her truest character, herself, as a featured guest of “The Inner View, hosted by Dr. James Mellon. As a gay woman in a male dominated industry, she shares a relationship with an actress 30 years her junior. The evening’s “The Inner View” topics will be unbridled, touching upon the grace of aging in a modern world, success in a changing business, sexuality, relationships, and whatever comes up!
L.A. County Fair
Aug. 30th-Sept. 22nd
See what fried, spicy, sweet, and decadent foods are waiting for you. See brand new attractions, exhibits and rides. See what acts are performing. Whether you want fun, adventure, thrills or chills, there’s something new to experience at every corner. Lots of fun and excitement right in your backyard! Award-winning wines, spirits, craft beers, and olive oils paired with gourmet food. Get in touch with your inner connoisseur and experience the finer side of Fair. 
Great Massage Therapist in Woodland Hills
Appointments available 7 days a week. Patti has been working in the valley with doctors for 10 years. She is terrific! Her newly remodeled office is open for morning, afternoon and evening appointments. Not only does she give a great massage she also offers cupping, guided meditation or napping session, stretch sessions. And many other services. Text Patti at 818-458-2627 and mention Jen’s List for $10 off your first massage.
Paid Focus/User Group For Men And Women With Thinning Hair
Are you ready to grow Thicker, Fuller, Healthier Looking Hair? Looking for well spoken, attractive men and women of all ethnicities between the ages of 25 and 65 who are experiencing thinning hair and hair loss. If chosen, you will receive 6 months’ worth of the high end Hair Care System EXT Extreme Hair Therapy & Leave in Spray for FREE (product valued at $775) plus compensation at each check in. For more details and to request a questionnaire for participation, email Karen at
32 Lunch Ideas They Will Actually Eat
Elementary School Tutor
Jaclyn is a credentialed elementary school teacher with Beverly Hills Unified. She has been teaching and tutoring for the last 12 years, but is taking a one year child rearing leave of absence. If you are looking for a tutor for your elementary aged children in the Calabasas, Encino, or Sherman Oaks area, email
Girl Group’s Observation Meditation Group for Ages 7-14
Friday’s from 5-6:15pm, September 13th, 20th, 27th & October 4th, 11th, 18th at GG HQ
The beginning of a new school year brings new worries and expectations. The early fall session will provide a counter-balance as we focus on finding islands of calm in the swirl of life. Embark on a multi-cultural investigation of centering, as each week, they introduce a new strategy for self-soothing. Participants will learn practical, sensory tools to help them land in the world.
Bad Day
Popular children’s book author-illustrator Ruby Roth tells the heartening story of a little boy who’s had a very bad day and just needs some quiet space to work out his feelings in his own way, on his own time. What do you do when you’re feeling overwhelmed? In Bad Day, things are not going well for Hennie. Small things loom large, going from bad to worse as the day-that-never-ends goes on. But with a deep breath and some quiet reflection, Hennie begins to make sense of his feelings and discovers the power of turning inward. Affirming and funny at wonderfully relatable moments, this timely mindfulness resource helps children process their inner lives, guiding them toward self-empowerment and resilience.
Looking For A Fun, At-Home Summer Activity?
Have the little ones put on their own play! Trapped in a basement, surrounded by killer penguins! A supervillain’s parents drop by to check out her new secret lair! Only 3 wishes from a genie… Just wish for another genie! These hilarious scenes and so many more are now available in “Lights Up”, a collection of 20 ridiculous scenes for young actors. This summer turn your living room, your backyard, or even grandma & grandpa’s garage into a stage, and watch your young ones come alive playing these crazy characters. Simple theater for all!
The Fairy and The Pirate
Sunday, August 25th at 10:30am at McCabe’s Guitar Shop
Join The Beautiful Fairy as she takes you to Fairyland, only to find Pirate Captain Scrappy there eager to join in the fairy fun. This funny 2-person musical show will surely delight the young and the young at heart. This musical show features a beautiful fairy, a hilarious pirate with music, magic and dancing. This story will surely brighten up your day and uplift your spirits in every possible way. Call 818-324-6802 for more info.
Alan Freeman Construction – For your Next Home Improvement Project
They handle all aspects of construction, including carpentry, kitchens, bathrooms, concrete and masonry, tile work, finish and framing, painting, room additions, complete remodeling (including all planning and permits, drawings etc.) Very competitive prices. Licensed. Call (310) 592-5377 or email for a free estimate