November 22 2019

Looking for a Male Nanny?
The early ages of any child is the most important. Is your current nanny not providing enough simulation or being engaged with your child? If not, it may be time to get a male nanny. Male nannies from Mannies of L.A. are educated, responsible, nurturing, energetic, and have years of experience working with children! Now is the best time o hire a male nanny to really connect with your child! Call/text 310-773-8895 for more info!
Today in History
False Confession Day
National Adoption Day
World Hello Day
Enhance Your Natural Beauty and Beyond With Eyelash Extensions
Amazing Lash Studio Woodland Hills customizes each look to enhance your unique eye shape and personal lifestyle. Choosing between their four basic lash styles; classic, hybrid or volume lashes; and numerous lengths and thicknesses, you can change it up for a special occasion or just for fun. Give them a call to book your appointment. Mention Jen’s List and receive your first full set of classic Eyelash Extensions for only $79.99. Call 818-650-2444 for more info!
21785 Ventura Blvd. in Woodland Hills.
Life Coaching for Parents with Paola Gancman, CPC
Parenting is an amazing journey. One that requires constant shifting and upgrading. Paola Gancman, Certified Professional Coach in Sherman Oaks. Paola has a Masters in Clinical Psychology and 20 years of experience in the fields of Education and Psychology. Paola works with parents, teens and young adults and can help you work through the challenging transitions of your family life. Contact Paola at or 818.820.9323 for a free consultation. Don’t parent alone!
“Cyndi Lauper & Friends: Home For The Holidays” Benefit Concert
Tues., Dec. 10th at 8pm at The Novo
All net proceeds from the evening will go to True Colors United’s programs working to end homelessness among LGBTQ youth. Talent line-up includes: Cyndi Lauper, Kesha, King Princess, Brandi Carlile, Belinda Carlile, Billy Porter, Henry Rollins, Lily Tomlin, Margaret Cho, Perry Farrell with Etty Lau Farrell, Carol Leifer, Charlie Musselwhite, Emily Estefan, Gina Yashere, Justin Tranter, K. Flay, Shawn Wasabi and Hosted By Carson Kressley.
Children Mending Hearts’ 6th Annual Celebrity Poker Tournament
Sunday, Dec. 8th from 12-4:30pm in West Hollywood
Incredible prizes and auction items in the annual silent auction. It’s a good place to rub elbows with celebrities, who love fun but a private atmosphere. Every year, they have captivating company, cuisine, cocktails, and, of course, cards. There’s an open bar, creative appetizers, a scintillating tournament, and incredible people. Guests can play or watch, and everyone always has a fantastic time!
KSK Cool Kids Homework Club
Help your child maximize their potential. Since 2001 The Kenshokan has been a partner with parents helping kids become life champions. The Transported After School Martial Arts program is a great way to give your children a safe and fun after school enrichment experience. Supervised homework help and a rigorous martial arts workout leave you and your child ready for uninterrupted family time. Call (818) 347-3656 to schedule your free trial classes.
Geek Girls Society – New Group in Burbank
Wednesday’s at 4:30 pm
Serving girls, ages 8-18, Geek Girls Society 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. There are two groups currently meeting in Burbank based on age. Group 4 for ages 8-12 and Group 5 for ages 12-18. 1st meeting is free.
Kids Club Holiday Camp Programs and Ski Camp
Turkey Camp – Nov. 25th-27th
Winter Camp Dec. 23rd-Jan. 25th
Kids Club welcomes kids 5-12 to their annual Turkey and Winter Adventure Day Camps! Gobble up one or all of the camp days, which include shows, trips, hikes, sports, snow and ski adventures and so much more! Call NOW and mention this Jen’s List posting, and ask how your family can get a FREE week of Camp! State licensed care facility and tutor center. Since 1991.Call (818) 591 2582.
23838 Kittridge Street in West Hills
Baby and Beyond Expo
Saturday November 23rd from 10am-2pm at the Guerin Pavilion at Skirball Cultural Center
Bring your little ones – all ages welcome! Event highlights: * Listen to advice and tips from celebrity moms such as Sarah Michelle Geller, Samantha Harris, DeAnna Pappas Stagliano, and other notable guests * Enjoy children’s activities for all ages (babies, toddlers, and young kids) * Shop the latest children’s apparel, toys, furniture, and accessories * Learn about educational opportunities for your future students * Receive financial advice * Get a free Noobie Box (limited quantities available)
Featuring celebrity moms: Sarah Michelle Geller, Samantha Harris, DeAnna Pappas, and many more!
Miss Olive Finds Her Furever Home
This is the first book in the heartwarming and inspirational series The Doggy Diva Diaries. When we first meet Miss Olive, she is a sad and lonely little pup hoping to find a loving family and her “furever” home. With the help of her magical fairy dog-mother, “Sophia the Doggy Diva,” Miss Olive learns a valuable life lesson: It doesn’t matter what you look like on the outside. It’s the kindness and love you have on the inside that counts. Your dreams really can come true!
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 and OrganizIT! is one of the fastest growing garage organization company in LA. 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.
“Until the Flood” at the Douglas
Jan. 24th -Feb. 23rd
Pulitzer Prize finalist and celebrated performer Dael Orlandersmith (Forever) explores the social uprising in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting of teenager Michael Brown. Pulling from her extensive interviews with Missouri residents, Orlandersmith crafts a stunning theatrical experience that must be seen. The Chicago Tribune called it “palpably compassionate” and raved that it “achieves a great beauty by bringing us together rather than driving us apart.”
Disney On Ice Presents Mickey’s Search Party
Dec. 12th-Jan. 5th
Create unforgettable memories and become part of the story! This brand-new immersive ice skating experience brings the magic closer to fans than ever before through engaging elements that take place on the ice, in the air and in the seats, as performer athleticism mixes with acrobatic and aerial stunts to bring skating skills to new heights. An exciting participatory adventure told through multi-leveled performances that immerse fans into the fantastic worlds of Disney-Pixar’s Coco, Frozen, Moana, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Toy Story and The Little Mermaid, this all-new show will be skating into the Southland playing L.A, Anaheim, Long Beach and Ontario.
A Workshop for Speakers Who Want to Rock Every Stage
Friday, February 7th from 9am-3pm at Los Robles Greens in Thousand Oaks
-The Business of Speaking on stages (your own and other peoples’).
-Using your own events to build visibility.
-Knowing Your Numbers to make the most out of every stage.
-Podcasting: the ins and outs of having, promoting and building your own show.
-How to be interviewed on radio, podcasts, television to be asked back again and again.
-Using Videos and Vlogs to maximize your messaging and visibility.
-Having the confidence needed to step onto that stage and Rock It and more.
Academy 4 Speakers is dedicated to helping speakers put their best foot forward every time they step onto the stage.
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!
The Help Group’s Winter Break Camp
January 2nd-3rd from 9am-2:30pm
The Help Group’s winter camp programs provide a safe and enriching atmosphere for children with autism spectrum disorder and other special needs. Led by highly-trained therapists and counselors, the programs create opportunities for children and teens to engage, experience and explore. Each of the Kids Like Me’s unique day camps strives to developmentally and chronologically match children across the spectrum to ensure an appropriate peer group for learning and fun. Call Nicole at 818.778.7136 for more info.
The Magical Chinese Lantern Festival
Now-Sun., Jan. 5th at the Pomona Fairplex
Brand-new illuminated production themed “Blooming Seasons”. Stunning lanterns, up to 30 feet high, include an 85-foot-wide lantern arch, 100-yard-long breathtaking Ceramic Chinese Dragon, along with ridable “mythical creatures” children’s rides. Inspired by the art of Chinese lantern making, experience a vibrant light show with mixed-media lanterns. Throughout the hillside, brilliant lanterns depicting the Amazon Jungle, fruit tree groves, peach blossoms, maple leaves, poppies, cactuses, squirrels, foxes, and more. Each lantern is made with brilliantly-lit colored LED lightbulbs, musical enhancements, plus visual moving parts to create larger-than-life imaginative shapes.
1 Bedroom Villa in Kona for New Years – Dec 27th-January 3rd
The large unit at Kona Coast resort is on a golf course overlooking the ocean usually rents for over $400 a night. Asking the week for $1200. It is in a great location in Kona. The resort has a restaurant and bar by the pool, swimming pools tennis courts and an activity center. The unit has a full kitchen,large dining room,living area,outdoor lanai and washer dryer in the unit. Call 310-614-1477 for more info.
Targeted Cold Therapy That Sticks & Stays
PainCakes® come in a variety of shapes & sizes to fit your neck, shoulders, elbow, back, knees and more!
*  Chill, Stick & Go! – revolutionary peel & stick technology keeps your “recovery” exactly where you need it.
*  Strap & Hands-Free Recovery – proprietary adhesion-Gel allows Paincakes® to re-stick or re-position up to 100x.
*  Apply Anywhere – Paincakes® hover right above the skin to surround the injured area with cooling waves of relief.
*  Slim Design – allows you to wear our stickable cold packs directly under your clothing.
*  Latex & Silicone Free Design – will not leave residue, pull hair, or skin.
New Eye Gel And Moisturizing Cream From France At A Fraction Of The Cost Of Similar Products
Introducing our brand-new Age Defying Eye Gel and Retinol Moisturizing Cream! Our advanced Age-Defying Eye Gel combines three scientifically documented patented ingredients from France to greatly diminish puffiness, dark circles and decrease fine lines. Our New Retinol Moisturizing Cream combines the world’s best-known moisturizing and anti-aging ingredients from France to reduce wrinkles, brighten skin and limit water loss. Use “Jens10” for your 10% discount.
The Nutcracker
Dec. 14th and 15th at the PAEC at CHS
Celebrate the holidays with a classic tradition as California Dance Ensemble presents its 12th annual ballet production of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. Starring Luke Csordas of the USC Glorya Kaufman School, Repertory Dance Theatre and Pennsylvania Youth Ballet as the Nutcracker Cavalier, this professional yet family-friendly masterpiece features over 100 performers, including Academy students, pre-professional dancers and professional guest stars. Complete with real snow, magical elements, sword fights and sugar plum fairies, this version of The Nutcracker, under the direction of Jennifer and Robbin Shahani, is inspired by the ballet’s first American choreographer Willam Christensen. 
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.
Sleep Issues? Trouble Falling Asleep? Wake Up In The Middle Of The Night?
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Great Gardener Lead
Highly Recommended by Jen Levinson –
“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.”
Multi-Family Yard Sale
This Saturday, November 23rd from 8am-2pm
Many families, lots of good stuff in one yard. Furniture, clothes, shoes, baby stuff, toys, games, lawn stuff and lots more. No early birds please.
6539 Franrivers Ave. in West Hills