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...]

Healing the Forest with Music at the Discovery Center

Big Bear, Ca May 14, 2011 3:00 pm - Music in the Mountains is the National Forest Association’s annual concert series benefiting the youth programs at the Big Bear Discovery Center.  Four concerts will be offered during the 2011 season.  On June 25 at 7 pm, experience the music of the Eagles with the The Long Run.  July 16 at 7 pm, the … [Read more...]

Kiwanis’ Hope for America Celebration

Kiwanis Champions for Children

Big Bear, Ca May 2, 2011 9:00 am - The Kiwanis Club of Big Bear Valley will honor 22 students at a ceremony to be held at the Performing Arts Center tonight.  Kiwanis is a global volunteer organization dedicated to “changing the world, one child and one community at a time.”  Hope for America is a program of Kiwanis’ … [Read more...]

Kiwanis Hope of America Program

12th annual program honoring youth from the Bear Valley Unified School District.  High School  Jazz Band will begin the evening.  Formal program begins at 7:00 pm with a social afterwards.  Hofert Hall at the Performing Arts Center, 39707 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA Public invited, free of charge. Read/Listen to the full story:  … [Read more...]

Earth Day at the Big Bear Discovery Center

This year’s Earth Day celebrations at the Big Bear Discovery Center on Saturday include something for the entire family.  The new mobile Forest Explorer van will be visiting, with interactive displays showing a healthy forest, as well as information for homeowners on how to thin trees in their yards and help to make neighborhoods firesafe. … [Read more...]

Bingo Night – Bear Backers Fundraiser

To support Big Bear High School athletics.  Includes $1,000 giveaway, silent auction, and bingo.  Dinner provided by Sonora Cantina. Ages 21+  Donation: $25 including dinner and bingo cards Call Rose at 909-585-9051 or Donna at 909-866-4949 for tickets. … [Read more...]

Civil Air Patrol Holds Open House

Big Bear Civil Air Patrol Squadron 6750

Big Bear, Ca April 10, 2011 12:00 pm - The Civil Air Patrol’s Bear Valley Squadron #6750 will open their headquarters to the public on Saturday, April 16 beginning at 1:00 pm.  Present at the event will be both adult and cadet members of the squadron to share information about their programs.  The Civil Air Patrol’s mission includes providing … [Read more...]

CHP Class to Reduce Teen Accidents

Big Bear, Ca, February 8, 2011, 12:00 pm - The California Highway Patrol will be holding a Smart Start class on Wednesday, February 16 for new drivers and their parents.  The Smart Start Program is a cooperative effort between the CHP, parents, and teen drivers.  The goal is to help teens and their parents understand the responsibilities … [Read more...]