January 17 2019

Creative Writing Contest for Girls to Win Beauty Day
Do you love creative writing and parties? Participate in fun contest to win entry ‘Mommy and Me’ Beauty Foodie Party in Santa Monica. The most inspiring submissions will win invites to enjoy ‘Manis and Chocolate Strawberries.’ Party is on February 15th. Location and time shared with winners. To learn more about subject to write about, and how to submit visit Recruiting for Good at https://recruitingforgood.com/beauty-foodie-party/. Have questions? Email Sara@RewardingLA.com.
Today in History
The U.S. Supreme court rules that taping on home VCRs does not violate copyright laws. (1984)
Ditch New Year’s Resolutions Day
$15 Friday at Dressed Up!
On Friday, January 24th from 9am-2pm, Michael Weintraub is having a huge Sample Sale! Featuring women’s fashions by Montreal-designer Joseph Ribkoff and more all at $15 for each piece. Buy 3 pieces and get a FREE Jr. dress! Free Parking, Credit Cards/Cash, Dressing Rooms. Not to be missed! Dressed Up!
6000 Reseda Blvd. in Tarzana, in the Alley behind Reseda & Oxnard). 
Totally Awesome Facialist Lead
I HIGHLY recommend! Bonnie Burgess’ vision, the owner and skin care therapist of Cella Skin Care, is to marry the effective result-oriented approach of a skin care clinic with the healing, restorative, holistic feel of a luxury day spa in perfect balance. Her goal is to have each client leave feeling restored in body, mind, and spirit. Each client has very individual goals for the treatment of their skin and it is her commitment to meet these needs & exceed their expectations. She offers many different facials including Lactic Acid Peel & Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion.
23548 Calabasas Rd. Suite 205 in Calabasas, 91302

New! Mommy & Me at Dr. Tanya Altmann’s Calabasas Peds
Calabasas Peds is hosting new Mommy & Me programs led by The Pump Station & Nurtury’s Parent & Me director, Dr. Jill Campbell. Jill has specialized in early child development and maternal mental health, and she developed the program to answer all those tough questions parents face in a fun and non-judgmental way. You will meet other women with babies the same age as yours, and gain the guidance, education and friendships that all new mothers need.
Free Trial classes for babies born Aug-Mid Nov’19 (Sessions Start Next Week!):
Beginning Tuesday, January 21st at 9:30am for second time Moms
Beginning Friday, January 24th at 11:15am for first time Moms
Use promo code “Calabasas” for $50 off the first 8 week session.
Monster Jam
Jan. 25th and Feb. 8th, 22nd & 23rd at Angel Stadium
The most action-packed motorsports experience for families in the world today returns to Anaheim for another high-octane season featuring the ultimate mix of high-flying action and four-wheel excitement. The big leagues of motorsports competition, where 12,000-pound trucks and the world-class athletes who drive them tear up the dirt with gravity-defying feats. Engineered to perfection, the legendary Grave Digger®, Max-D™, El Toro Loco® and many more push all limits in Freestyle, 2 Wheel Skills Challenge™ and Racing competitions. testing their agility, speed and versatility.  From unbelievable action to unexpected thrills, this is full throttle family fun! Save $5 – Use promo code MJMOM20.
Nationwide Contest Celebrates Families’ Good Deeds by Giving Away $15,000
Kids across the country are being asking to commit to simple acts of goodness, and pledging a total of $15,000 to help continue these good deeds. This nationwide contest aims to spotlight the amazing things children do every day. Whether your little one holds the door for a stranger or raises money for a local charity, Juicy Juice is celebrating all of these good deeds. Through January 31st, families can enter the contest by completing an act of goodness, snapping a picture, and submitting it with a 100-word description to www.juicyjuice.com/showyourgoodness.
Personalized Jewelry Created At Your Special Event
Julie at YourStoryJewelry will come to your event & hand stamp jewelry for you & your guests. She will personalize beautiful custom pieces before your eyes. Jewelry includes cuff bracelets, discs & nameplates. This is the best party gift around. It is surprisingly affordable and amazing quality. Call 818 508-1993 for more info!
Art & Heart Day Ojai retreat
February 2nd from 10am-4pm in Ojai
Join this day of fun and play and transform your inner playground, looking at your life and counting your blessings. Releasing what you are ready to let go. Create a new path for yourself in joy and gratitude through cocoa ceremony. Movement, Art, Personal introspection and Meditation. For more info, contact Taly Bar at (818) 488-0552 or talybar44@gmail.com or Sharon Josef at (818) 912-2535.
Touch the Stars 3D
Travel with NASA’s heroic robotic spacecraft on an unforgettable exploration of our solar system. This inspiring film traces the path of NASA’s probes, orbiters, and landers to their amazing destinations. Created with the latest high definition imagery and scientific data, Touch the Stars 3D will transport viewers to planets and distant stars alongside these robotic explorers as they journey from the heart of our solar system to the outer planets and beyond. Sit back and experience our solar system like never before on the 7-story IMAX screen!
Ladies’ Mix & Mingle at Nu Esthetics Spa
Friday, January 27th from 7pm-9pm
After a long week, come and relax with other Ladies at Nu Esthetics Spa! There will be appetizers and beverages, including wine! Enjoy some pampering as well like mini- massages and more! Admission is Free, including food and drinks
The BunkTrunk
Take the stress out of dorm living and give college students peace of mind that their valuables won’t be stolen! The BunkTrunk is easy to install at the foot of your bed or under your bed and it takes up no additional space. It has a built in digital lock where you can secure your laptop, phone, camera or anything else. You can even charge your electronics while they’re locked up in the BunkTrunk. The BunkTrunk also doubles as a nightstand, a desk for studying, and a great way to watch movies in bed. Made with natural Birch wood.
The premier television festival in the country-a must-attend entertainment event produced by The Paley Center for Media that brings you together with the talent behind your favorite TV shows at the Dolby Theatre. The hottest stars delight fans with exclusive behind-the-scenes scoops, hilarious anecdotes, and breaking news stories. Enjoy a screening followed by a discussion with your favorite stars live onstage, capped off by a Q & A with the audience. Named for William S. Paley, founder of CBS and The Paley Center for Media, proceeds from PaleyFest support his mission to serve as a nonprofit cultural and educational resource in television, radio, and new media.
Screenagers Next Chapter Presented
Tues., Jan 28th from 6:30-9:30pm at VOS in Calabasas
Filmmaker, Dr. Delaney Ruston, takes the conversation around screens and teens to the next level examining the science behind teen’s emotional challenges, the interplay of social media, and most importantly, what can be done in schools and homes to help them build crucial skills to navigate stress, anxiety, and depression. After the movie, Insight to Teen Culture and BRITE will interact with break out groups: Tweens/Teens will play a fun, interactive game related to the movie & Parents will have discussions with professionals and teen leaders from ITC. Bring canned food items to enter raffle!
Art & Antiquity Smuggling: Tracking Down The Bad Guys
Fri., Feb. 28th from 7-9:30pm
Razmik Madoyan is a Special Agent for Homeland Security Investigations. He has conducted undercover investigations into arms tracking, narcotics & the growing problem of art and antiquity smuggling. He will present a brief history of looting, the passage of a looted artifact from its origin to the collector (sometimes a museum) & the role of Homeland Security Investigations in interdicting this illegal activity. You’ll get an inside look at undercover work and the risks associated with it, from both a personal aspect & in regard to the safety & preservation of the treasures being recovered.
Mom-cation Package from The Resort at Pelican Hill
The Resort at Pelican Hill invites moms to take time for themselves and leave the property feeling refreshed for whatever life may throw their way. Psychologists and health experts agree that solo time can boost mom’s mental health, decrease stress and improve family relationships. The Mom-cation package includes: $50 daily spa credit; bottle of red, white or sparkling “Mom Juice” upon arrival; “Guilt be Gone” bath bomb; and a luxurious Pelican Hill bathrobe to take home. Valid on ocean-view Bungalows or higher room categories.
Join Broadway Kids La Musical Revue of The Lion King
June 22nd-July 24th, Mon-Fri. from 9am-3pm at the American Jewish University
For ages 6-13. Come This summer the entire cast of Broadway Kids LA will be Singing, Dancing and Performing a Musical Revue of the Award winning Musical, The Lion King. Throughout the entire workshop, the actors will experience all aspects of musical theatre while creating and designing their very own sets, props and costumes. come join us.
HairCon 2020 presented by Evvemi
This Sunday, Jan.19th from 11am-5pm
Are you a passionate hair and beauty enthusiast? This event will bring the stars who “get it done” behind the scenes directly to you. HairCon connects top industry experts with guests and sponsors, bringing opportunities to discover the newest trends in products and services, and enjoy personalized consultations with hair stylists to create the perfect look for them. You will be taken behind the scenes of the beauty entertainment, wellness, and technology industries at this synergistic beauty conference. Come meet with celebrity hairstylists while enjoying brunch with mimosas and craft cocktails.
Giggle Gaggle Child Improv Class
2 Classes – Ages 4-12 and 12-19
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 they have 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.
Temple Ahavat Shalom Early Childhood Education Center
Space now available in this home away from home, a place where natural curiosity and creative imagination lead to discovery in learners 2-5 years old. They are play based with warm and experienced teachers. Beautiful indoor and outdoor facilities, They believe in process not product . Open daily from 7:15am-6pm with low student teacher ratios. Temple membership included with every enrollment. Interfaith and non-traditional families welcome! Call Tessa at 818-360-2258 to schedule a tour.
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.
Mr. Josh’s Saturday Improv
Starts Sat., January 25th from 10-11:30am & 11:30am-1pm
Crazy, zany, fun children’s improv classes. Calling all young performers of every skill level! Join this class filled with laughter, creativity, and all the improv silliness you can handle. Jump into the madness of theater sports as they encourage students to reach deep into their imagination to create never-before-seen scenes that will leave them giggling all weekend long! Each session of classes includes a public final show to show off their skills!