South Lake’s Temple Bat Yam celebrates 30th |

South Lake’s Temple Bat Yam celebrates 30th

Staff Reports

Temple Bat Yam is celebrating their 30th anniversary with a weekend of festivities this weekend.

On Friday at the temple, 3260 Pioneer Trail (corner Saddle Road), South Lake Tahoe, at 6 p.m., there will be a pre-shabbat nosh.

At 6:30, there will be a “Friday Night Live” with Sam Glaser, named one of the top 10 Jewish artists in the U.S. by Moment Magazine.

On Saturday, at 9 a.m., there will be a breakfast at the temple, followed by various outdoor activities.

At 7:30 p.m. at the temple, (tickets available at 6:30 p.m.), there will be a talent show with singers, pianists, guitarists, ukulele players singing “Sunrise Sunset,” a harpist, original dramatic poetry readings, Hawaiian dancers; a recitation of “If I Were a Rich Man” from “Fiddler on the Roof;” and keyboard playing and singing by Glaser.

On Sunday, there will be a brunch at Casino Fandango in Carson City.

The weekend events are also a fundraiser for Temple Bat Yam. Admission for the entire weekend is $130 for one person, $330 for up to 6 people in a family and $65 per event for one person. Those who wish to attend, can bring a check to Temple Bat Yam, 3260 Pioneer Trail, South Lake Tahoe, or for a credit card, call the temple at (530) 542-1211, on Friday, from noon to 5 p.m. For more information, e-mail