Local author and “parentologist” Roma Khetarpal will speak to parents and sign her new release “The Perfect Parent: 5 Tools for Using Your Inner Perfection to Connect with Your Kids” on Friday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 23630 Valencia Blvd.
A percentage of event sales will be donated to the SCV Education Foundation to purchase materials for local public school teachers, on behalf of Barnes & Noble. Raffle prizes will be provided by PayForward, a new social financial platform that turns instant rebates into powerful resources for families.
The “Perfect” Parent offers tips on how parents can empower themselves and their kids by using the 5 tools of communication. It enhances ways to successfully connect with kids, build confidence and self-esteem in a short, useful, and enjoyable guide.
The “Perfect” Parent, endorsed by Dr. Shefali Tsabary, clinical psychologist, speaker and author of the award-winning book The Conscious Parent, is receiving critical acclaim, as a Publisher’s Weekly recommendation.
Roma Khetarpal is the founder and CEO of Tools of Growth, through which she helps kids to “Be Happy, Think Positive, and Do Good”. With parenting classes, community outreach, articles, reviews and blog posts, Tools of Growth provides parents with the simple, easy-to-remember, and effective communication tools than can help them build a strong foundation and relationship with their children. By synthesizing the themes and concepts of the personal growth and emotional intelligence fields, along with cutting-edge parenting research, Khetarpal delivers her message in an accessible, reassuring, and personally empowering way. She is also an Executive Board Member of the Philanthropic Society of Los Angeles, which raises funds for Children’s Institute, Inc.
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Children’s Bureau is seeking foster families and now offers two virtual ways for individuals and/or couples to learn how to help children in foster care while reunifying with birth families or how to provide legal permanency by adoption.
The Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley is proud to announce that the club has won top honors within Zonta International’s Add Your Voice Campaign for installing the largest number of new members throughout the Zonta world in 2023.
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church invites the community to its Diamond Jubilee Gala Celebration and Fundraiser celebrating their 60th Anniversary as part of the Santa Clarita Valley on Saturday, Oct.14, beginning at 5 p.m.
College of the Canyons won its third straight game to the delight of a lively Homecoming crowd at Cougar Stadium on Saturday night, riding a 20-point output in the third quarter to seize a 29-7 conference victory over Antelope Valley College.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Sunday the selection of Laphonza Butler — the President of the nation’s largest organization dedicated to electing women, EMILY’s List — to complete the United States Senate term of the late Senator Dianne Feinstein, which runs through 2024.
The city of Santa Clarita partners with MV Transportation for transit services. Over the past year, MV Transportation has been actively negotiating with the bus drivers' union. on Sept. 15, the union decided to authorize a strike. The city of Santa Clarita is not a participant in this labor contract disagreement.
The regular meeting of the William S. Hart Union High School District’s Governing Board will be held Wednesday, Oct. 4, beginning with closed session at 5:45 p.m., followed immediately by open session at 7 p.m.
The regular board meeting of the Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency will be held 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3 in the boardroom at the Rio Vista Water Treatment Plant, 27234 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91350.
Alums and faculty from the California Institute of the Arts School of Film/Video are screening their films at film festivals around the globe throughout the fall. More than 18 CalArtians’ works have been selected for festival lineups taking place across Canada, Romania, the United Kingdom and the United States.
The Greater Los Angeles Vector Control District has reported the first case of West Nile Virus in the Santa Clarita Valley this season. Transmitted through mosquito bites, West Nile Virus is a health concern for people and animals.
Santa Clarita Volunteers is seeking volunteers for Light Up Main Street on Saturday, Nov. 18. Volunteers age 14 and older are being sought for a variety of positions at the annual holiday kickoff event in Old Town Newhall. Age requriements vary according to volunteer activity.
ALDI will open a second Santa Clarita Valley location on Thursday, Oct. 12 in the Canyon Center in Canyon Country. The new ALDI store will be located at 19361 Soledad Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91351. Canyon Center is located at the intersection of Soledad Canyon Road and Whites Canyon Road.