September 24 2019

Concierge Service For Everything On Your To Do List
Julie Paige, The Resource Concierge Services, is your resource for everything on your to do list!
*Personal shopper/errands * Home project research * Home renovation management * Wait services for maintenance and repairs * New parent home preparation * Senior Family member support * Vacation services * Moving and relocation assistance and more.
Mention JENS LIST for 10% discount! See her Yelp reviews! Questions? Call Julie 818-577-7548
Today in History
National Cherries Jubilee Day
10 Things Our Parents Did That Parents Today Should Bring Back
Parent & Me at Adat Ariel ECC
Their program provides an opportunity for parents along with their infants and toddlers to enjoy time together in a warm and inclusive Jewish community. We have a wide variety of classes including Sensory World, Grandparent & Me, Beat Buds Music, Infant Cuddles and Shabbat Club. Visit or call Julie at 818.766.6379 for more information and to sign up. They are a place to relax and engage, connect and embrace the parenting journey together.
The Manager Mom Epidemic
Are you a mom who does it all? This is the first book that not only acknowledges the fact that moms are burning out, but shows you how to transfer responsibility for daily tasks from yourself to your partner and also (gasp!) your kids. Clinical psychologist and child discipline expert Thomas W. Phelan, PhD explains how we got into this mess in the first place, and how we can get out of it through a calm, systematic approach to teaching our families how to take initiative and contribute in meaningful ways. Dr. Phelan walks you through real-life situations and shows you how to step back from the things that are dragging you down.
Pressman Academy Elementary School, Middle School & Early Childhood Center Open House
Middle School – Wednesday, October 30th from 6:30-9pm
Elementary School – Tuesday, November 12th from 8:30-10:30am
ECC – Thursday, October 13th from 9:30-11:30am
Meet the Head of School, Dr. Erica Rothblum, principals, parents, tour the campus and learn about the innovative academic curriculum and warm Jewish Community. For more information or to RSVP, go to or contact Lesley Bloom, Admission Director at 310-652-7354 ext. 227 or email
Card Magic and Munchies for Ages 9+
October 13th from 10:30am-Noon at The Magic Apple in Studio City
Everyone will get a deck of cards, some extra goodies and have a great time!  Each student will leave the class knowing a few all new card magic tricks! Kids will learn some shuffles, some cuts and fun routines. Magic helps build social skills, helps to overcome stage fright and is a great (and one of the oldest) art forms! $25 per child ($20 add’l for siblings and parents) – includes materials and snacks. Call 818-508-9921 for more info.
Kindergartners Get Little Time To Play
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Vendors Wanted for Halloween Carnival
Sat., Oct. 26th from 4-9pm
Come sell your wares to the Bridges Academy Community! No fee to set up a booth. 20% of your sales as a contribution to the school. Email
Go Solar
At Neighborhood A.C.E., it is their goal to save you money on your energy bill while offering the highest level of customer service. They only use the highest efficiency equipment backed by a 25 year warranty. Making the switch to solar, will help you save money. No money down, No upfront costs, and you pay less every month! While there are options to purchase your system cash up front, most people choose to finance their system, resulting in a fixed, monthly payment that costs less than what you’re paying the electric company. Take advantage of the 30% tax credit! Call 818-835-0347 to schedule your free consultation!
14th Annual Ross Porter Celebrity Golf Classic
Monday, November 4th at El Caballero CC in Tarzana
Proceeds benefit the Stillpoint Family Resources charity. Golf with a celebrity!  Enjoy golfing like the pros do on this PGA Worthy course! Support the emerging programs for adults with special needs!
Maximize Your Maternity Leave
Milk Your Benefits helps expectant parents maximize their paid maternity and paternity leaves. Free, anecdotal online advice 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 income and time off. No need to pay hourly attorney fees. Get the truth from the proven expert in this area so you understand your rights and leave nothing on the table.
Pet Sitting
Treated like part of the family. Reasonable Rates/Long Term Discounts. Over 20 years’ experience. Cage free environment, feeding/TLC, socialization, exercise, and access to a 24 hr. veterinarian. Call Susan at 818-620-1746.
KidzCity is Open on No School Day
Monday, September 30th from 9am-5pm
They will have fun activates for the kids ages 4-13 years old. They are licensed & accept CCRC & DCFS. Daily & hourly rates available. Call 818-887-7516.
Tutor Leads
College Essay and English Tutor
Recent Yale grad wants to help your high schooler with their college and English essays! Marc Shkurovich is a writer and recent graduate from Yale University (and attended Harvard-Westlake, before that). He enjoys guiding younger students in expressing their ideas through effective prose — a task that can make or break an application. His passion for communicating through writing is contagious, and in-person will motivate your high schooler to get their work done efficiently. Marc has experience tutoring high schoolers, and has worked as a summer camp counselor, too. Email
Private Tutoring
Michelle is a Credentialed Elementary School Teacher is available to tutor your child in Reading, Writing, ESL, Math, and other subjects in your home or public library. $30 per hour. USC graduate with a BS in Education, MAEd & TEFL Certified. 30+ years teaching/tutoring experience. Current students attend Porter Ranch Community School (PRC), Chime Institute, and Anatola Elementary. Call or text 818-399-0945.
A Sure Start Tutoring
Are you or your child struggling in school?. Stacey has 30 years’ experience working with students helping students from primary through graduate school. Specializing in homework help, research papers, learning differences, study skills, or choosing a career path. References on request. Hourly rates and in the convenience of your own home. For more information, call 818 634-9346.
Do You Know A New Mom That Could Benefit From More Breastfeeding Support?
HelpLatch supports mothers, babies and families through their unique and individual breastfeeding journeys, whatever those might be. Johanna is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and practices evidence based care with kindness and compassion in a judgement-free space. Services include in-home lactation consultations and prenatal education classes.
Photo Classes – Beginning or Intermediate
Tuesday evenings(plus a Sat. photo walk) at LAVC
*Starts Sept. 24th – Beginning Photo about camera operation – understand manual exposure mode & all the buttons & dials.
*Starts Nov. 12th – Intermediate Photo: Beyond Snapshots -about composition & improving photos.
Flu Season Alert: Hand Sanitizer Not Very Effective Against Virus Strain, Study Warns
Top Learning Center Hiring High Level Math (Algebra II, Trig, Calculus, Etc…) Tutor
Part time position. Steady afternoon and weekend hours available. Must have a Bachelors Degree and at least 1 year of tutoring experience. Send resume if interested to
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Prep, Holiday Workshops & Israel Tours
JSN brings you 23 years of excellence! Small classes. No membership. Perfect for interfaith families. Hebrew, Prayers, Bible and full Bar/Bat Mitzvah Prep. Extracurricular activities & events such as Shabbat, Hanukkah, Holidays workshops, baking & cooking. Only 1hr weekly for grades 1-7. Form your own group! Customized private tours to Israel. Mention Jen’s List and receive a free lesson + 15% off tuition! Peanuts free. Call 818-6251621 or email
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.