January 23 2020

$15 Friday at Dressed Up
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).
Today in History
Beer was first sold in cans. (1935)
WWII Yalta agreement signed by the U.S., England, and Russia. (1945)
Compliment Day
Global Belly Laugh Day
Reality Party for Parent of Teens/Tweens
Saturday, February 8th at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center
This 30-minute tour through a realistic, simulated teen party exposes the current culture and trends related to alcohol and drugs and is packed with important information parents need to know to help keep their kids safe. The tour is followed by a 30-minute debrief and discussion, for a one hour complete event. Register at https://appliedimprovisationnetwork.regfox.com/reality-party.
Harlem Globetrotters 2020 World Tour
Toyota Arena in Ontario: Feb. 15th at 2pm and 7pm
STAPLES Center in Los Angeles: Feb. 16th at 2pm
Honda Center in Anaheim: Feb. 22nd at 2pm and 7pm
Producers of smiles and family time with “above the rim” entertainment, the Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their Pushing the Limits 2020 World Tour to the southland. Their one-of-a-kind show is unrivaled in the world of family entertainment with incredible ball handling, hilarious comedy and loads of fan interaction, including a free post-game autograph signing. For 30% off select seats use promo code CALI (must purchase 10 days prior to game) at http://www.harlemglobetrotters.com/socal.
Direction Life Coaching
Executive Functioning Skills Coaching for students going to or in Middle School and High School. Organizational skills, study habits, time management, calendar, reminders and more. Afternoon and Saturday appointments available. Choose from 6, 8 or 10 sessions. Paola Gancman, CPC – Direction Life Coaching in Sherman Oaks. Call 818.920.8323 or email Pao@DirectionLifeCoaching.com.
Award-winning Preschoolers Mommy & Me Spanish Music & Activity is back from Habla Blah Blah
Feb. 13th-April 2nd
This class teaches Spanish in a natural, “organic”, living environment, so that the Spanish is readily applicable at home and for use in everyday life. They engage with the natural elements, sing songs, eat, dig, walk, cook, build, draw, etc., with the underpinnings of Gardener’s Multiple Intelligences theory in a playful environment. Join the Founder and bilingual thought-leader on an introductory language journey that empowers the parent and inspires your child – for life.
Release & Let Go: Guided Meditation
Tuesday, January 28th from 6-7pm
The start of a new year is a natural time to release what no longer serves you and make room for joy and happiness as you begin anew. During this powerful meditation, you will be guided in discovering how to finally make the decision to let go. You will learn to tap into your own loving energy and create the space needed to grow again. This encounter will provide healing benefits to your mind, body and spirit. *Must pre-register to attend. $30 per person.
Babies First Class, The Next Step Class For Parents Of 2- 1/2 – 5 Year Olds
Groups Forming for February 2020
Jackie Rosenberg’s, Babies First Class in Sherman Oaks offers continuing education classes for parents of 2 1/2-5 year olds. “The Next Step” program is an evening lecture series taught by Lesley Lasker, MA, LMFT. Discussions help you navigate the “big issues” that parents face raising a growing family. Classes meet one night per month from 7:30-9pm. Come solo or with your spouse. For more information, email Lesley@babiesfirstclass.com or call 818-501-2229.
Need A Family Writer?
Every family needs a writer to help with the many turning points in life, such as:
– Submitting an essay to get into high school or college
– Creating a resume to land that first job
– Updating a resume to navigate a career change, or getting back into the job market
– Designing a booklet for milestone events, like bar/bat mitzvahs, weddings, etc.
– Compiling a memoir for a family elder as a legacy
Deborah can help you with yours! Call 832-868-6100.
Tooktake Dosage Reminder Labels, A Must-Have For Every Busy Mom
Invented by a mom & recent breast cancer survivor, tooktake is a simple dosage reminder system that lets you know if you took, or still need to take your prescription and over-the-counter medication and supplements. Unlike conventional pillboxes or complicated “smart” solutions, tooktake works for tablets, capsules, liquids, creams and most other types of packaging, and are available in three formats to cover most dosage requirements. It’s also perfect for pet owners!
Sunday Funday Family Fun Fest
Sun., Feb 9th from 10am-12pm at Toolbox L.A. in Chatsworth
Enjoy Kids’ Entertainment:
**Bubble Show
**Princess Belle Performance
**Games, Face Painting, Balloon Animals
**Food and Shopping!
Art and Science in Conversation: An Evening with David Maisel & Dr. Laura Danly
Sat., Jan. 25th at 4pmat the Forest Lawn Museum in Glendale
Join this discussion on aerial photography, presented in conjunction with the current exhibition The Elevated Eye: Aerial Photography Past & Present. During the 30-minute talks, photographer David Maisel, a 2018 Guggenheim Fellow in the Creative Arts whose work is featured, will discuss aerial photography & destruction of the environment, and Dr. Laura Danly, curator at the Griffith Observatory, will speak about astronomy & ecology. A Q&A with James Fishburne, PhD, Director of Forest Lawn Museum and curator of The Elevated Eye will follow.
Are You A People-Person? Organized? PT Positions Available!
Pearl Concierge Services is growing and they are hiring! If you’re looking for fun, fulfilling and flexible PT work helping people with organizing, packing, moving, unpacking and more, send your resume with a cover letter to pearl@pearlconciergeservices.com.
Certified Baby/Child Consultant
Is your baby having hard time falling asleep on his own? Revital Gandelman is a Baby Sleep Consultant for ages 3 months-5 years old. Specializes in Dorit Kreiser’s “Sleep All Night” method, a behavioral method that teaches your baby to fall asleep by himself and sleep 10-12 hours at night. A method that will change the family lives within 3 days in average. Email revital@sleep-allnight.com for more info or call 818-631-4282.
Facebook page: Revital, Sleep All Night method by Dorit Kreiser
Mental Health Awareness Speaker Series
Sunday, January 26th at 4pm
Help end the stigma! Dr. Lesli Preuss, PhD, speaks on Twice Exceptional (2e). Dr. Lesli is an expert on 2e and school psychologist at Bridges Academy, a school for 2e youth. 2e are those who are gifted and who also have learning, executive functioning, and social challenges. Coming up: February 23rd 4pm, Laurie Goldey, LMFT speaks about Mindfulness. For more information on Or Echad or to RSVP and get the location, email CantorBeth@gmail.com or call 818-486-4179.
Let Your Child STAR on Stage in West Side Story
June 30th-August 2nd
Come be a Shark or Jet this summer in West Side Story! 5 weeks of singing, dancing and unforgettable memories! Sign up by February 1st for $300 off tuition. Located in Hidden Hills. For ages 5-15. No experience needed.
“Living Jewish: Intersection of Being & Doing”
Sunday, February 2nd from 9:30am-12pm at the Congregation for Humanistic Judaism at Tarzana Community & Cultural Center
Rabbi Adam Chalom, Ph.D., Dean of the International Institute for Secular Humanistic Judaism, is visiting Adat Chaverim to present. $15 per person.
Ma Yoga Offers Ten Friendly, Strengthening Prenatal & Mom+Baby Yoga
Locations in LA, South Bay & OC. Moms and moms-to-be, try a free prenatal or mom + baby yoga class! Ma Yoga offers a unique system of alignment-based yoga, which is therapeutic, strengthening, and a great way to connect to baby, breath and body. Just go to www.MaYoga.com and up to “Classes” to find Locations, Schedules, and How to Book Your First Free Class! It’s a wonderful way to take time out for YOU, and learn to turn the challenges of this journey into opportunities to become your highest, most powerful and wise “Ma” Self.
Ask Dr. Woodchuck
A website for kids and parents that uses humor to give tips and answer basic questions about common mental health issues that kids face, including anxiety, depression, ADHD, and disruptive behaviors, while helping lessen the stigma associated with discussing these mental health issues.
Would They Like To Earn Money Just By Sharing Their Opinions?
Does your child enjoy playing online games and apps? Kid Digital Advisors typically earn $125+ a month! 7-11 year old child has the opportunity to be a member of one of our highly desirable and ultra-unique Kid Digital Advisor Team in Los Angeles! Simply click on the below link and fill out a brief online survey to see if your child qualifies!
A Faery Hunt Enchanted Adventure
Sunday, February 2nd at 10:30am at Crestwood Hills Park
Join this magical, musical adventure with the “Best Children’s Theater in Los Angeles!” A Faery Hunt shows are interactive performances designed for young audiences & families that inspire creativity, imagination and fun. Perfect for ages 2-10, girls and boys, fun for the whole family! Groups and children birthday parties are welcome! Call 818-324-6802 for more info.