1st Goldsmith’s Race Results

Big Bear, Ca, December 20, 2011, 8:00am - The first Goldsmith’s Ski race of the season took place this past Sunday, and despite cold weather conditions and low visibility, many local children and even a few adults braved the temperatures and participated in the slalom race.  The harsh conditions made for an icy course, resulting in quite a few … [Read more...]

Kurt Madden Places 3rd in 100 Mile Endurance Challenge

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Big Bear, Ca, October 24, 2011, 3:00pm -  Big Bear Valley School District Superintendent, Kurt Madden, set a great example for the students of the valley this past weekend when he ran 100 miles in under 24 hours.  The event was called the 100 Mile Endurance Challenge, and all of the athletes running in it were raising funds for kids and the 100 … [Read more...]

Mom & Dad Project Invites You to Read “Llama LLama Red Pajama”

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Big Bear, Ca, October 4th, 2011, 4:00pm - The Mom & Dad Project in Big Bear City are taking part in Jumpstarts Read for the Record this Thursday, October 6th.  The local non-profit will join with more than 2 million people to call for an end to America’s early education achievement gap by reading the children’s book Llama Llama Red Pajama … [Read more...]

Chili Cookoff Hottest Event this Weekend

Big Bear Chili Cookoff 2011

Big Bear’s chili cookoff this Saturday is set to be the spiciest event of the weekend.  Over 40 chili cooks are coming to Big Bear to compete with local cookers in this International Chili Society sanctioned cook-off, each hoping to be the winner and go on to the all-California competition.  Four categories will be judged: red chili, green … [Read more...]

Single Parents Day Out

Free child care in a safe and loving environment for all single parents in Big Bear.  Kids ages 10 and under will enjoy games, snacks, stories, songs, and other activities.  Infants will have separate nursery care.  At the Evergreen Baptist Church, 41491 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake.  Call for reservations, Karrie (909) 585-8959 … [Read more...]

Young Eagles Gets Kids Flying

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Big Bear, Ca May 8, 2011 3:00 pm - The Young Eagles is an international program with the purpose of inspiring interest in flying.  Members of the Big Bear Pilots Association and the Experimental Aircraft Association take children ages 8 through 17 on short flights from the Big Bear City Airport.  Prior to the flight, the kids meet their pilot, … [Read more...]

Young Eagles

Kids get a chance to experience flying in a non-commercial plane.  Free. Sponsored by the Big Bear Pilot's Association, at the Big Bear City Airport, 501 Valley Blvd, Big Bear City, CA.  Ages 8 - 17.  Parent must complete permission forms for the child to fly.  Contact Roger Schmidt for further information 909-547-0832. … [Read more...]

Climbing Camp for Kids During Spring Break

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Big Bear, Ca March 19, 2011 6:00 pm - Do your kids climb the walls when there is no school?  If they attend Equada Outfitters Climbing Camp for Kids during spring break, they can have some fun, learn some skills, and they won’t drive you up a wall.  Each of the 3 2-hour sessions includes instruction with Joe DeLuca, a US certified climbing … [Read more...]