June 5 2020

The Help Group’s Summer Camps Have
Gone Virtual
In this upside down world, The Help Group’s summer camps will be virtual starting June 15th! During these online summer camps, 6-21 year olds with ASD & other special needs will be provided a safe and enriching atmosphere to engage, experience & explore. Each camper is matched to ensure an appropriate peer group. Campers will participate in a wide range of fun activities, such as social skills, fun & fitness, games, science experiments, arts & crafts, and so much more! Siblings are welcome.
Today in History
Hot Air Balloon Day
National Doughnut Day always the first Friday in June
World Environment Day
Snack Collection Drive To Fuel The Frontline Medical Staff
This coming Tues., June 9th from 2-4pm at Or Ami in Calabasas
Goodies to Go – “Snacks For Your Belly Love For Your Soul” is delivering 1000’s of snacks & bringing smiles to the front-line medical heroes dealing with Covid-19. The snacks will help the following partner hospitals: West Hills Hospital, Kaiser WH, Tarzana Hospital, UCLA Olive View Hospital, Valley Pres and Kaiser Panorama City and USC Hospitals. Open your truck and volunteers will grab your donated snacks. All snacks MUST be individually sized/wrapped and BE IN THE TRUNK to properly adhere to current social distancing protocol.
High Quality Pork, Poultry, Red Meat, Seafood, Bone Broth – Delivered Straight To You
Now more than ever, staying home is imperative! To help everyone during these difficult times, The Simple Grocer is offering FREE shipping on ALL orders! Most products are free of preservatives, minimally processed, no artificial ingredients, no added nitrates or nitrites, no gluten, no lactose, no MSG, Non GMO, organic, and Whole30 Approved! The folks behind The Simple Grocer desire to eat (and feed your families) food that is as close to natural as possible. You will NOT be disappointed!
Paint by Number
The Healing Power Of Art – Just like adult coloring books, paint by numbers for adults has been scientifically proven to reduce anxiety, create focus, and promote mindfulness. There are SO many options and all sets are reasonably priced!
Pedicure In A Box To Go
Designed as a home care kit for in between pedicures to Moisturize and Heal Cracked, Dry Skin. Created by a 30+ year Professional Manicurist, Salon Owner. You can use the amazing Shea Butter Foot Balm hands free! That’s right, A Foot Product you can apply from a Stick that works! After smoothing rough skin using the Custom Made Foot Huggies Foot File, apply the Foot Balm, then slip on the Toeless socks!
Anxiety? Depression? PTSD?
The HIGHLY regarded intensive program is almost like getting a master’s degree in yourself. Emerge from your darkness & find purpose. This is the time to devote yourself fully to your own mental health and well-being. You will dedicate 3 days per week to yourself at the center for a 3 hour time period each of these days(Mon.-Sat., anywhere from 9am-7pm). Treatments range from Neurofeedback, EDMR, Hypnotherapy, Energy Work/Reiki/Sound Therapy, Art Therapy, Alpha-Stimulation, Heartmath, CBT, Meditation, Massage Therapy, Aromatherapy, Talk Therapy & more. Revive yourself, reset your nervous system, and step back into life feeling relaxed, secure & happy. Covered by most PPO insurance & Cigna HMO. Call 818-874-3071 for more info!
The World’s Largest Online Learning Community
The homework help platform on Brainly connects students and parents to peers and subject matter Experts to help them get unstuck on tough problems and go from questioning to understanding, and beyond. This will be particularly helpful for students with questions that they aren’t sure how to answer; the site essentially acts as the online equivalent of a real-life study group. It’s free for a certain number of applications and if more is needed for homework help, there’s a small fee.
The Marketplace Of Live, Online Classes For Kids Taught Via Video Chat
Outschool is offering a full range of online summer camps for kids. Sample camps include: Space Camp,  Rocket League Club: Play, Practice and Connect with Others – Beginning Baton Twirling – Art Camp: Monsters, Robots and Aliens – and much more. There are over 15,000 live classes to choose from, all conducted in small groups over Zoom taught by independent teachers. This is a fun and engaging way to keep kids engaged and learning at home this summer with live, online classes like making slime, cake decorating, learning to sew, coding classes, etc.
How to Talk to Children About Racism, Prejudice, and Protests – An Age-by-Age Guide
Need a new pair of Flip Flops?
30% off flip flops in various colors and designs for toddlers, girls, teens, and ladies! Use code: 30OFF at checkout on www.pezzel.com. Checkout the Toddlers sizes that have back straps!
Culinary Kids Academy 10 Week Online Summer Session Focusing On Farming And Nutrition
Starting the week of June 8th
Two classes – One for Elementary and one for Middle School students. Come one and all! Email info@culinarykidsacademy.com for more info!
Valley of the Paws “Mobile” Pet Grooming
I LOVE them! HIGHLY recommend! Stacey and Sheila know how important caring and connecting with animals and creating everlasting relationships is. That is why they provide care for your fur babies as if they were their own and ensure that they receive the highest quality care. The mobile part is they will pick up your pet, groom at their salon in Canoga Park and drop off – ALL at no extra charge! All services include ear cleaning, teeth cleaning and nail trim. Baths start at $40 and grooming ranges between $50-$70. For more info, call 818-212-4250 or 818427-9041.
South African Cinnamon Bun Recipe
Orna Purkin reveals her secret method for how to make easy, delicious Cinnamon Bulkas. These heavenly cinnamon buns are soft and chewy, and oh-so buttery… but not too sweet. Perfect for breakfast or any time with a cup of tea or coffee. Mmmmm!
San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus to Hold Spring Sing “Virtual” Concert
Sunday, June 28th at 3pm
The San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus invites you to this year’s Madrid Theatre Spring Sing concert as it goes virtual. Make plans to join this free event online. Click the Eventbrite link below to register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/san-fernando-valley-youth-chorus.
Strong Skills Keep Kids In The Water Longer And Safe
CDC says that Chlorine kills COVID 19 and it can’t exist on surfaces exposed to UV Light. If you have a private pool consider investing in a professional travel to you swim instructor. They should have a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and at least 5yrs of teaching experience. If your kids know how to swim, they could probably use some stroke refinement. Katie is a 17yr veteran swim instructor and Red Cross teacher. You can book her, or she can give you a referral for an instructor in your area and answer any questions you may have. She has up to date info from the Red Cross and CDC. Email Katiekidswim@gmail.com.
Remote Apple Mac Support. Simple, Secure and Personal Help
Problems with Viruses, Malware, Email, iCloud, Photos or a slow Mac. Get remote Mac support! Awesome reviews on Google ,Yelp and Angies List. Jen’s List members get 10 minutes free! Call John at 310-621-5679.
26 Easy Popsicles to DIY This Summer
Certified Baby/Child Sleep Consultation
Is your baby having hard time falling asleep on his own? These are certified consultants who specialize in Dorit Kreiser “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.
Online/In Person Guitar/Ukulele/Bass Lessons
All ages & abilities! FaceTime/Skype/Zoom, etc. An experienced award winning British session/touring guitarist based in LA is offering lessons for all ages and abilities! Also offering ukulele and bass lessons. 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.
Free Life Insurance & Financial Planning Review By NY Life Agent (AAA-Rated Co.)
Life Insurance 101–Below is a great article on Life Insurance and the different options. Your local NY Life agent, Scott Lasker, is offering a complimentary, no obligation, review of any current life insurance policy you have to ensure your needs are being met. Scott can also help you create a financial safety net around your family, and provide a free Financial Planning Report (usually costs $2000+). Call 818-625-5172 or email slasker@ft.newyorklife.com.