KBS 2018 annual membership meeting

All Kona Beth Shalom members are invited and urged to attend the annual congregation meeting on Sunday, October 7, 2018, 10AM at the home of Ruth Ader in Kona Palisades.… more

Yom Kippur Video Highlights

Congregation Kona Beth Shalom Yom Kippur services on Tuesday evening September 18 and all day Wednesday September 19 were led by Rabbi Daniel Lev and former KBS president Shari Berman… more

Shabbat Shuva Weekend

Aloha …Shalom …L’shana Tova KBS High Holiday activities continue this Friday, September 14, 5PM with a Tashlich ceremony,  Kabbalat Shabbat service and then potluck* supper on the beach at Kona’s “Old… more

Rosh Hashana Service Highlights

Congregation Kona Beth Shalom ushered in the High Holidays with Rosh Hashana 5779 services on Sunday evening September 9 and Monday morning September 10. Thanks to Rabbi Daniel Lev and… more

High Holy Days Schedule

Rabbi Daniel Lev and former KBS president Shari Berman will lead High Holy Day services in September. Congregation membership includes seats. We ask visitors and guests to purchase seats. Details… more

Torah Study Resumes in Captain Cook

After a brief hiatus, the monthly Torah Study resumes this Saturday, August 4 at the home of Louise and Marvin Feldman in Captain Cook. The parashah this week is Eikev… 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

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