Contributed by Andrea Feldman Falcione, Art Consultant and Country Club Park resident. Andrea keeps MomAngeles in the loop on Eastside events.
GrowKidGrow in Silver Lake is a children’s resale boutique. Take your gently used kids clothes, books, toys, strollers, highchairs and more to them. No cribs or things babies sleep in. They also sell Melissa and Doug and other wooden toys Also check their schedule for events. Drop of for resale is buy appointment.
They are also hosting the following two events:
Kindergarten or Bust! Th Feb 9, 7pm – 8:30 pm When should you start thinking about Kindergarten? Do I need to send my child to Kindergarten if they have a program at their pre-school? How does the private school system differ from the public schools and when do I need to apply? What’s all this talk about holding my child back one year because of their birthday? How do you know which public school district you live in? What’s the difference between a Charter, Magnet, or independent public school? All this and more!
Also back by popular demand …
Preschool 101 with Sharon Lee, Wednesday, March 2 7 pm – 8:30 pm. Are you confused about when to start looking at Preschools? Are you overwhelmed by the choices? Does it really matter where you go or when you apply? What’s the difference between a Pre-School or a Co-op? Learn in a quick, simple and supportive setting about the ins and outs of Pre-School in Los Angeles.
Space is limited! Call 323-661-GROW to reserve your seat now, with a credit card. $20 per person. No refunds, but should you find yourself unable to attend, you may apply your credit to a future Sharon Lee seminar. Questions? Feel free to contact: Certainlee@gmail.com
Sharon Lee has taught Kindergarten in the Los Angeles private and public schools for over 23 years. She is a Child Development Specialist with a background in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling. She currently teaches Kindergarten in a Santa Monica private school, works in admissions, facilitates parenting classes and is a private parenting coach. Sharon is a mommy of a preschooler and toddler and lives in Los Feliz.
LAURA NIX GERSON is the CEO of Nix|Gerson Media and the Founder of MomAngeles a site she launched because she was planning a lot of playdates and her friends kept asking her where to go and what to do. So it seemed easier just to put it all online in one place. In a past life Laura was a publicist, event marketer and web producer….oh wait, she still is. Laura has contributed to Modern Mom, CBS Local and Babble. Her greatest joy is story telling, sharing local finds and connecting people. Follow her @MomAngeles.