Beth Gardner, lead author of What Grows in a Garden?, will join Katie Adams, the book's illustrator and a Big Bear High School sophomore, for a book signing on Sun., May 29 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Big Bear Book & Bean in the Village. Published by The Lighthouse Project, What Grows in a Garden? tells the story of Big Bear Elementary students, who created the first school … [Read more...] about Book signing for School Gardens
Big Bear, Ca April 1, 2011 5:00 pm - The ground-breaking for Big Bear’s Community Garden was last September. Gardeners everywhere dream and plan during what seems to be a never-ending winter. Big Bear gardeners are no different. Now that spring seems to have finally arrived, they are excited and hopeful about planting in the China Gardens site for the first year. The … [Read more...] about Time to Plant Big Bear’s Community Garden
Big Bear, Ca March 22, 2011 8:00 am - The Big Bear Valley Contractors Association is working hard to build good relationships with the community. All members are expected to be licensed and in good standing with the Contractors State Licensing Board, part of the California Department of Consumer Affairs. Members are also encouraged to be part of the Community Contractor … [Read more...] about Big Bear Contractors are Good Neighbors
Big Bear, Ca February 28, 2011 12:00 pm - What grows in a Big Bear garden? According to the new book about Big Bear Elementary School’s Community Garden, some wonderful things. The book was illustrated and designed by Big Bear High School student and artist Katie Adams. She began creating the watercolors for the book when she was 13, finishing two years later. … [Read more...] about What Grows in a Big Bear Garden?
Big Bear Lake, CA, February 24, 2011, 12 noon - The Lighthouse Project hosted their fourth annual Lighthouse Project 2011 Community Vision Summit last night at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center. Community members and leaders were welcomed by Mayor Bill Jahn and, by way of a video electronic greeting, County Supervisor Neil Derry. Ryan Hall addressed the full auditorium … [Read more...] about Lighthouse Project 2011 Community Vision Summit Last Night at the PAC
Big Bear, Ca February 20, 2011 12:00 pm - This afternoon, the Lighthouse Project is sponsoring a benefit concert featuring the Bella Musica quartet playing Mozart, Bach, and more. The Lighthouse Project's mission is to honor and support the children of the Big Bear Valley. Proceeds from the concert will support the Schools' Strings Program. The music begins at 4:00 pm at the … [Read more...] about Lighthouse Project Sponsors Bella Musica Concert