June Shabbat Service

We welcome you to be with Kona Beth Shalom Saturday June 23rd at 10:30AM when Barry Blum leads our monthly Shabbat service at the Hawaiian Queen Coffee Garden. Vic Greenspan… more

Documentary Film To Focus On KBS Torah

Bay area arts and marketing veteran Sara Nealy (l), formerly from Hawi, is working on a documentary film about the Holocaust Torah entrusted to Kona Beth Shalom by the London-based… more

Shabbat & Shavuot Weekend

Rabbi Daniel Lev is coming from O’ahu to lead a full weekend of events this Friday-Sunday May 18-20: Friday 5/18 6PM – Kabbalat Shabbat at the home of Louise &… more

President’s Message May 2018

Shalom & Aloha, It has been an momentous month for us here on Hawai’i Island. As the eruption event continues to disrupt lives in Puna, the generosity of the KBS… more

April Message

Aloha and Shalom KBS Ohana, Help celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday at our monthly Shabbat gathering this coming Saturday, April 28 at Hawaiian Queen Coffee Garden in Kona. Trina Yerlick is… more

President’s Message – Notes from Una

Dear Kona Beth Shalom Ohana, February is a busy month for us and we hope to see you at our events. Rabbi Daniel Lev will be here for a shabbaton… more

KBS Leadership Changes

At the end of 2017, Vivienne Aronowitz stepped down as president of Kona Beth Shalom. We are grateful that she continues to serve the congregation on the Board of Trustees.… more

President’s message: Notes from Una

Aloha KBS ohana, Kona Beth Shalom invites you to join us for 2 events this weekend. Shabbat Shirah – Saturday, January 27, 10:30AM at Hawaiian Queen Coffee Garden, Kailua Kona… more

KBS Events in January 2018

Aloha,` Kona Beth Shalom’s first Shabbat services of 2018 are Saturday, January 27 starting 10:30AM at the Hawaiian Queen Coffee Garden on Henry Street in Kailua Kona. Priscilla Kostiner, Jewish… more

Notes from Vivienne – December/January events

Shaloha,  Please join us this Saturday (12/30) at 10:30am, when past president and cantorial soloist extraordinaire Shari Berman will lead services and give the drash. Aviva Plaut and Vic Greenspan will read… more

KBS Virtual Chanukah Gift Store

We have some items to help light up your celebration that may be hard to find elsewhere on our Hawaii island home. Supplies are limited, so with the holiday just… more

Notes from Vivienne – November events

Shaloha,  We are excited to invite you all to a Kabbalat Shabbat gathering and potluck this Friday, November 10th, at 6pm, at the No 3 restaurant at the Mauna Kea Beach… more

Notes From Vivienne – October Shabbat

Shaloha,  Thanks to all of you have become part of the KBS mishpocha. There is still time to join; please click here for details.  If you paid your membership through… more

Notes From Vivienne – Simchat Torah

Shaloha,  Thanks to all of those who came Sunday to participate in our annual meeting and sukkah celebration at the home of Ruth Ader and Sherril Cawn.  Vic Greenspan did… more