Welcome to B'nai Big Bear!




a Jewish Congregation

in the mountains of Big Bear, California 





We are located in Big Bear Lake, CA

home to individual lifestyles

and 

pristine mountain living 


We welcome Jews from all backgrounds,  

interfaith marriages 

and anyone interested in Judiasm 



B'nai Big Bear offers 

* Services on High Holidays and all major holidays 

* full course meals on Rosh Hashannah and Passover 

* services year round led by rabbis and cantors

* religious education

* social activities

* relaxed, friendly atmosphere 

* costs that are a fraction of big-city synagogues 

* enjoy Big Bear while you are here!

 



Services are held


in a historic log building

nestled in
a grove of Ponderosa Pines.

 




Travel to Big Bear is easy,  

30 minutes by air

or two and a half hours from Los Angeles 

by car or stagecoach 



Our activities are below

And we welcome you

Call and drop by anytime!

B'nai Big Bear 

(909) 217-7205  contact@bnaibigbear.org

 


Events, Shabbat and Holidays



NEXT EVENT
 
High Holidays 5774 (2014)
 
WELCOME THE NEW YEAR WITH PRAYER & REFLECTION
Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur Services   

 
ROSH HASHANAH AT MILLER PARK
Wednesday, Sept. 24
6:00 pm Evening Services; 6:45 pm Dinner
TRADITIONAL JEWISH HOLIDAY CUISINE
Thursday, Sept 25
10:00 am Services
12:30 pm Potluck Kiddush & Lunch
3:30 pm Tashlich Service
at north shore landing   (west of Fawnskin, 1 mile North of dam)
 
YOM KIPPUR AT MILLER PARK
Friday, October 3
7:30 pm , Erev Yom Kippur Kol Nidre services (Services Only)
Saturday, October 4
10:00 am Services; 12:30 pm Yiskor
3:30 pm Group Discussion
5:00 pm Ne’ilah Services
  Followed by Dairy & Vegetarian pot luck Break - Fast
 
 
Donation for ALL High   Holiday services (* includes Erev Rosh Hashanah dinner)
$50 for non-members per   person, $35 for members per person.
For Children, Please call   for special rates.
Please join and support   B’nai Big Bear.
  Membership information provided upon request
 
 
All services held at   Miller Park, 1178 Chickasaw, Fawnskin, CA
 
Please RSVP by 9/20/2014  for SERVICES and DINNER  OR CALL 909 217-7205

YOU CAN COPY THE FORM BELOW AND PRINT IT OR MAIL OR EMAIIL IT BACK.

E-mail contact@bnaibigbear.org, or mail to B’nai Big Bear, PO Box 3677, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

 
Name:   _______________________________________    How many will attend services? _________
How many will attend Erev   Rosh Hashanah   dinner? ________
 
       Number of children and their   ages_____________________________________________
 
Telephone: ____ญญญ____________________     Email:   __________________________________________
  

My regards,

Allan Arkin

President





For information: (909) 217-7205
or
email contact@bnaibigbear.org



Please check the calendar for specific dates.


Join us for holidays throughout the year


Rosh Hashana & Yom Kippur

High Holiday services are Rabbi and Cantor led. We have a traditional, kosher dinner on erev Rosh Hashana.  Register earlty to assure attendance. 

Succot, Chanukah, Tu Bishvat, Purim and Shavuot

                        We have activities on each of these holidays.  


Passover

We have a traditional kosher style Seder.   Register early to assure seating. 

B'nai Big Bear maintains an IRS 501(c)3 status.  Your donation is appreciated