Community Calendar

Check here for events at the BICC and all over Beaver Island. There are “posterboard,” agenda, weekly and monthly views of the calendar as well as and agenda view of events at the BICC.  Looking for WVBI’s program schedule? Check here.

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Charlevoix State Bank Opening Hours Change
Charlevoix State Bank Opening Hours Change
May 1 all-day
Charlevoix State Bank Opening Hours Change
Spring has sprung and with it spring banking hours.  The bank is now open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
BIDL Story Time 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library
May 1 @ 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Story Time at the Library! Come one come all!
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Talking Threads Quilt Guild 9:30 am
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall
May 3 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
All people interested in quilting, sewing, knitting, weaving, spinning, crocheting, or other crafty endeavors are encouraged to meet at the Peaine Township Hall on Wednesdays from 9:30 until noon. Bring your supplies and your enthusiasm. All levels of expertise are welcome. If you have questions call Darlene at 448-2087.
St. James Township Board Regular Meeting 7:00 pm
St. James Township Board Regular Meeting @ St. James Township Hall
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Games Galore 1:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Rummikub, Mexican Train, Scrabble, Hand ‘n Foot, Mahjong…players choose from these and other games (except no cage wrestling).  Share your skills or learn some new ones as you compete, laugh and exercise your brain. Coffee, treats and a stunning view of Paradise Bay provided from Carol’s Hangout at the BIC Center.  
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Lego Club 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 6 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Are you a Lego fan?  Want to learn more about building with Legos.  Just want to have some fun with friends on Saturday?  If you answered yes to any of these you might want to head to the Beaver Island District Library on Saturdays at 12:30 for the weekly Lego Club session.  It’s a Lego[...]
WALL-E 3:00 pm
WALL-E @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
WALL-E @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
G | 1h 38min | Animation, Adventure, Family | 8.4 In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. Director: Andrew Stanton Writers: Andrew Stanton (original story by), Pete Docter (original story by) | Stars: Benjamin A. Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin[...]
Split 7:00 pm
Split @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Split @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
PG-13 | 1h 57min | Horror, Thriller | 7.5 Three girls are kidnapped by a man with a diagnosed 23 distinct personalities, they must try to escape before the apparent emergence of a frightful new 24th. Director: M. Night Shyamalan Writer: M. Night Shyamalan Stars: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Haley Lu Richardson |   Kevin[...]
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Sunday Mass 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
May 7 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Deacon Jim Siler and the parishioners of Holy Cross Catholic Church welcome you to join them for Sunday masses and other activities throughout the year. Sunday Mass is celebrated at 9:30 a.m.  You are also invited to join us for  Weekday Communion Service and Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesday and Thursday at 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.[...]
Lighthouse Fellowship 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
May 7 @ 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
We have an informal time together with songs, praise and looking at a portion of the Bible for instruction and encouragement.  Light refreshments are served following the worship service for a time of getting acquainted and fellowship.
Sunday Worship Service 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 7 @ 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Beaver Island Christian Church is a multi-denominational church established in 1963. We invite you to join us for Sunday services and children’s worship.  All are welcome, and please join us afterwards for coffee, cookies and fellowship. Our services are led by a variety of visiting pastors.
COA Sunday Dinner & ‘Spring Strings Serenade’! 11:00 am
COA Sunday Dinner & ‘Spring Strings Serenade’! @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
COA Sunday Dinner & 'Spring Strings Serenade'! @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join us for the last Charlevoix County Commission on Aging Beaver Island Sunday Dinner for the summer. Featuring a menu of: Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Vegetable and Spring Dessert! (Along with coffee, tea, milk, rolls & butter). *Music starts at 11:30am! Join us for coffee, cookies and the concert even if you can’t[...]
BICS Strings Program Concert 11:30 am
BICS Strings Program Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 7 @ 11:30 am
BICS Strings Program Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join the BICS Strings Program for a special spring concert featuring a cute violin chamber group playing the classics: Voluntary and March, Edelweiss, and more!
PABI 15th Annual Beaver Island Road Rally! 12:30 pm
PABI 15th Annual Beaver Island Road Rally! @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
May 7 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
PABI 15th Annual Beaver Island Road Rally! @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
15th Annual PABI Beaver Island Road Rally!* Sunday, May 7th 12:30pm at the Shamrock! Beaver Island’s ULTIMATE ROAD RALLY RETURNS ! A full afternoon of thrills, chills, challenges, and all out competitive fun! REGISTRATION: $20 per person; no #limit per car; 12:30pm @ Shamrock. WHAT TO BRING: A Wojan-Cashman (third edition) Beaver Island map, cell phone and a[...]
Home – A BICS Media Lab Special 3:00 pm
Home – A BICS Media Lab Special
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 3:59 pm
Home - A BICS Media Lab Special
The Strangite Mormon period on Beaver Island, though a short 8 years, left an indelible imprint on the island. More memorable than James Strang’s claim to a kingdom are the orchards, roads and place names left behind by the Mormons — all of them artifacts of a persecuted people seeking to make for themselves a[...]
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BIDL Story Time 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library
May 8 @ 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Story Time at the Library! Come one come all!
BICS Board Meeting 7:00 pm
BICS Board Meeting @ Beaver Island Community School
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BICS Board Meeting @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Regular meetings of the BICS Board of Education  occur on the 2nd Monday of each month.  Agendas and other meeting materials are available on the BICS website.
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Charlevoix County Veterans Affairs 11:00 am
Charlevoix County Veterans Affairs @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Charlevoix County Veterans Affairs @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Charlevoix County Veteran’s Affairs Office director John Hess visits the island the second Tuesday of each month to provide assistance to Beaver Island veterans in dealing with the VA and other issues.  You can stop by the BIRHC to see him or give him a call at 231-547-7220.
Peaine Township Planning Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
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Bingo 6:15 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center
May 10 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Caller May 24 is Gerry LaFreniere.  June 7th is Pinky Harmon and June 14th it’, be Bob Bass calling the numbers.  Doors open at 6:15 / first game at 7 p.m. BINGO!!
Peaine Township Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Peaine Township Board Meeting @ Peaine Township Hall
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Peaine Township Board Meeting @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
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Games Galore 1:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Rummikub, Mexican Train, Scrabble, Hand ‘n Foot, Mahjong…players choose from these and other games (except no cage wrestling).  Share your skills or learn some new ones as you compete, laugh and exercise your brain. Coffee, treats and a stunning view of Paradise Bay provided from Carol’s Hangout at the BIC Center.  
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CMU Honors Program Panel Discussion 4:00 pm
CMU Honors Program Panel Discussion @ St. James Township Hall
May 12 @ 4:00 pm
CMU Honors Program Panel Discussion @ St. James Township Hall
Members of the CMU Honors Scholar Program class on Active Citizenship have been busy meeting with Beaver Island community members from several organizations as well as studying the island’s Master Plan. At this panel discussion,  they will make presentations on needs they have identified on Beaver Island and how they propose using assets in community[...]
Fractured Fairy Tales (4th, 5th & 6th Grade Play) 7:00 pm
Fractured Fairy Tales (4th, 5th & 6th Grade Play) @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 12 @ 7:00 pm
Fractured Fairy Tales (4th, 5th & 6th Grade Play) @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Come see what happens in these very funny spin-offs of some very popular tales in the annual 4th, 5th & 6th Grade Play. You’ll laugh at the humor and marvel at the talent.  And, there will be raffle prizes.  Come on out to the Ray & Ann Stanhope Theater at the BIC Center and enjoy[...]
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Lego Club 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 13 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Are you a Lego fan?  Want to learn more about building with Legos.  Just want to have some fun with friends on Saturday?  If you answered yes to any of these you might want to head to the Beaver Island District Library on Saturdays at 12:30 for the weekly Lego Club session.  It’s a Lego[...]
Robots 3:00 pm
Robots @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Robots @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
(2005) PG | 1h 31min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy | 6.3 In a robot world, a young idealistic inventor travels to the big city to join his inspiration’s company, only to find himself opposing its sinister new management. Directors: Chris Wedge, Carlos Saldanha Writers: Ron Mita (story), Jim McClain (story) | 4 more credits » Stars:[...]
Allied 7:00 pm
Allied @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
Allied @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
(2016) R | 2h 4min | Action, Drama, Romance | 7.1 In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war. Director: Robert Zemeckis Writer: Steven Knight Stars: Brad[...]
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Sunday Mass 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
May 14 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Deacon Jim Siler and the parishioners of Holy Cross Catholic Church welcome you to join them for Sunday masses and other activities throughout the year. Sunday Mass is celebrated at 9:30 a.m.  You are also invited to join us for  Weekday Communion Service and Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesday and Thursday at 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.[...]
Lighthouse Fellowship 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
May 14 @ 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
We have an informal time together with songs, praise and looking at a portion of the Bible for instruction and encouragement.  Light refreshments are served following the worship service for a time of getting acquainted and fellowship.
Sunday Worship Service 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 14 @ 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Beaver Island Christian Church is a multi-denominational church established in 1963. We invite you to join us for Sunday services and children’s worship.  All are welcome, and please join us afterwards for coffee, cookies and fellowship. Our services are led by a variety of visiting pastors.
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4th & 5th Grade Camping Trip
4th & 5th Grade Camping Trip @ Camp Hayo-Went-Ha
May 15 – May 18 all-day
4th & 5th Grade Camping Trip @ Camp Hayo-Went-Ha
BICS 4th & 5th graders head off for an island right of passage.  Can they survive the high ropes, the zip lines, the towers and the marshmallows at Camp Hayo-Went-Ha?  Only time will tell. Check back at the end of the week.
Charlevoix County Commission on Aging Advisory Board Meeting 10:00 am
Charlevoix County Commission on Aging Advisory Board Meeting @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Charlevoix County Commission on Aging Advisory Board Meeting @ Beaver Island Community Center
The Charlevoix County Commission on Aging Advisory Board monthly meeting for May will take place on Beaver Island at the BIC Center. This is an open meeting and all are welcome to attend. Please check back for posting of the Agenda.
BIDL Story Time 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library
May 15 @ 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Story Time at the Library! Come one come all!
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Public Hearing on on Resilient Beaver Island Master Plan: Peaine & St. James Township Planning Commissions 7:00 pm
Public Hearing on on Resilient Beaver Island Master Plan: Peaine & St. James Township Planning Commissions
May 16 @ 7:00 pm
Public Hearing on on Resilient Beaver Island Master Plan: Peaine & St. James Township Planning Commissions
It’s been a long road, but the updated Beaver Island Master Plan is ready for final review by the public.  It’s not too late to let your voice be heard.  Review the plan (it’s here: http://www.peainetwp.org/news_detail_T6_R28.php) and attend the public hearing on May 16th at 7:00 p.m. at the Peaine Township Hall. You can find[...]
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Human Services Commission Meeting 10:00 am
Human Services Commission Meeting @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Human Services Commission Meeting @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Beaver Island Human Services Commission is a collaboration of organizations that advocates for the emotional and physical needs of island residents and visitors of all ages.
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Games Galore 1:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Rummikub, Mexican Train, Scrabble, Hand ‘n Foot, Mahjong…players choose from these and other games (except no cage wrestling).  Share your skills or learn some new ones as you compete, laugh and exercise your brain. Coffee, treats and a stunning view of Paradise Bay provided from Carol’s Hangout at the BIC Center.  
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Transformational Self Love Yoga Weekend
Transformational Self Love Yoga Weekend @ Beaver Island Lodge
May 19 – May 21 all-day
Transformational Self Love Yoga Weekend @ Beaver Island Lodge | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Take advantage of an All Inclusive Yoga Weekend at the Lodge featuring TIFFANY LENAU from YOGA ROOTS in Petoskey. Your whole world changes when you choose to be kind to yourself. Once we see ourselves as perfectly imperfect we can make room for total self – acceptance.  It’s simple to gain confidence and self-respect by[...]
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Lego Club 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 20 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Are you a Lego fan?  Want to learn more about building with Legos.  Just want to have some fun with friends on Saturday?  If you answered yes to any of these you might want to head to the Beaver Island District Library on Saturdays at 12:30 for the weekly Lego Club session.  It’s a Lego[...]
The Iron Giant 3:00 pm
The Iron Giant @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Iron Giant @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
(1999) PG | 1h 26min | Animation, Action, Adventure | 8.0 A young boy befriends a giant robot from outer space that a paranoid government agent wants to destroy. Director: Brad Bird Writers: Tim McCanlies (screenplay), Brad Bird (screen story by) | Stars: Eli Marienthal, Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel|   It came[...]
BI Chamber Community Appreciation Day 4:00 pm
BI Chamber Community Appreciation Day @ BIBCO Island Dock
May 20 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
BI Chamber Community Appreciation Day @ BIBCO Island Dock | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join the Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce members in a Community Appreciation Celebration.  There will be great food–a pig roast (by Happy Paddle Mark), side dishes and dessert.  Beer, wine and soft drinks will also be provided.  Everyone is welcome.  There will be a free will donation taken and any proceeds over cost will be[...]
Doctor Strange 7:00 pm
Doctor Strange @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Doctor Strange @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
(2016) PG-13 | 1h 55min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 7.6 While on a journey of physical and spiritual healing, a brilliant neurosurgeon is drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Director: Scott Derrickson Writers: Jon Spaihts, Scott Derrickson | 3 more credits » Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams | Question reality. Change[...]
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Crooked Tree Arts Center Strings Concert
National EMS Week
National EMS Week
May 21 – May 27 all-day
National EMS Week
May 21-27, 2017 is the 43rd annual National EMS Week In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important work they do in our nation’s communities. Back then, EMS was a new profession, and EMS practitioners had only just started to be recognized as a critical component of emergency[...]
Sunday Mass 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
May 21 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Deacon Jim Siler and the parishioners of Holy Cross Catholic Church welcome you to join them for Sunday masses and other activities throughout the year. Sunday Mass is celebrated at 9:30 a.m.  You are also invited to join us for  Weekday Communion Service and Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesday and Thursday at 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.[...]
Lighthouse Fellowship 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
May 21 @ 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
We have an informal time together with songs, praise and looking at a portion of the Bible for instruction and encouragement.  Light refreshments are served following the worship service for a time of getting acquainted and fellowship.
Sunday Worship Service 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 21 @ 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Beaver Island Christian Church is a multi-denominational church established in 1963. We invite you to join us for Sunday services and children’s worship.  All are welcome, and please join us afterwards for coffee, cookies and fellowship. Our services are led by a variety of visiting pastors.
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BIDL Story Time 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library
May 22 @ 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Story Time at the Library! Come one come all!
Volunteer Clean-up Event 5:00 pm
Volunteer Clean-up Event @ St. James Township Campground
May 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Volunteer Clean-up Event @ St. James Township Campground
Help us get this island gem cleaned up and ready to accept new fire rings, grills, picnic tables and ADA accessible restroom. These items are ordered thanks to St James Township receipt of Charlevoix County Recreation Millage appropriation. Help with any one of these jobs: Wash picnic area tables Trim brush for lake /islands view[...]
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Bingo 6:15 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center
May 24 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Caller May 24 is Gerry LaFreniere.  June 7th is Pinky Harmon and June 14th it’, be Bob Bass calling the numbers.  Doors open at 6:15 / first game at 7 p.m. BINGO!!
Special School Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Special School Board Meeting @ Beaver Island Community School
May 24 @ 7:00 pm
Special School Board Meeting @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Board will meet in a special meeting.
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Season Opening Weekend
Season Opening Weekend @ Daddy Franks
May 25 – May 29 all-day
Season Opening Weekend @ Daddy Franks | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Can summer be far off?  No it can’t.  Daddy Franks is opening for the season.  Good Fast Food, at Family Friendly Prices. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner or Desert. That’s Daddy Franks.  Yum yum.  We’re glad they are back!
Games Galore 1:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Rummikub, Mexican Train, Scrabble, Hand ‘n Foot, Mahjong…players choose from these and other games (except no cage wrestling).  Share your skills or learn some new ones as you compete, laugh and exercise your brain. Coffee, treats and a stunning view of Paradise Bay provided from Carol’s Hangout at the BIC Center.  
Emergency Services Authority Meeting 2:00 pm
Emergency Services Authority Meeting @ Peaine Township Hall
May 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Emergency Services Authority Meeting @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The BIESA holds its regular meetings on the last Thursday of the month at the Peaine Township Hall. Click here for information about the BIESA on the WVBI website. BIESA manages the operations of our island’s Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services.
The Restaurant Season Opening 5:00 pm
The Restaurant Season Opening @ Beaver Island Lodge
May 25 @ 5:00 pm
The Restaurant Season Opening @ Beaver Island Lodge
Here’s another sign of spring: The Restaurant at the Beaver Island Lodge is opening for the season.  Mr. Gomez, their new Executive Chef, says you’ll find plenty of favorites on the menu mixed in with his specialties developed at stints in Kansas City, Northern California and Hawaii (among other places).  Bon Appétit!
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BI Birding Trail Warblers on the Water Events
BI Birding Trail Warblers on the Water Events @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 – May 28 all-day
BI Birding Trail Warblers on the Water Events @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Kick off Summer 2017 on Memorial Day Weekend with Warblers on the Water and the Beaver Island Bird Trail.  Registration is available at the Birding Trail website . Sign-up now if you are interested as limited space is available.  Visit  wow2017.wvbi.net for a full listing of events. Enjoyed by novices and experts alike, the Beaver[...]
Memorial Day Weekend Opening
Memorial Day Weekend Opening @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
May 26 – May 29 all-day
Memorial Day Weekend Opening @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Paradise Bay Coffee Shop will be open Memorial Day Weekend (Friday through Monday) from 8:30 to 3:00 each day. Regular summer hours (Thursday through Monday, 8:30 to 3:00) start June 8.  While you wait, you can visit their website to purchase their coffee and more.  Be sure to thank them for supporting WVBI by underwriting[...]
Professional Development Day (Day Off for Students)
Professional Development Day (Day Off for Students) @ Beaver Island Community School
May 26 all-day
Professional Development Day (Day Off for Students) @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Teacher’s have an ISD-wide Professional Development Day while students at BICS get the day off.
Season Opening Weekend
Season Opening Weekend @ Circle M
May 26 all-day
Season Opening Weekend @ Circle M
The Circle M will be open for the season on Friday May 26th! An island landmark and family friendly bar and restaurant located just a mile and a half out of town. We offer quality, fresh made food at fair prices.
WoW 2017: Michigan Eagles and Ospreys, a Bird’s Eye View 5:00 pm
WoW 2017: Michigan Eagles and Ospreys, a Bird’s Eye View @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 @ 5:00 pm
WoW 2017: Michigan Eagles and Ospreys, a Bird's Eye View @ Beaver Island Community Center | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
Join Jerry Weinrich for this kick-off presentation of for Warblers on the Water 2017. Jerry is a retired biologist from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, where he worked for more than 30 years.  He has studied Michigan eagles and osprey since the mid-70s and is a frequent presenter on these magnificent raptors.  His presentation[...]
Joey Spina 9:00 pm
Joey Spina @ Circle M
May 26 @ 9:00 pm – May 27 @ 1:00 am
Joey Spina @ Circle M | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Live Acoustic Music | Great food and Atmosphere | Happy Memorial Weekend
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WoW 2017: Saturday Morning Field Trips 7:30 am
WoW 2017: Saturday Morning Field Trips @ Dalwhinnie's Departure
May 27 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2017: Saturday Morning Field Trips @ Dalwhinnie's Departure | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
The field trips will begin at 7:30 a.m. Registered participants will be picked up at Dalwhinnie Bakery and Deli (see below) for small group transport to sites. Participants will be limited to 12 per field trip for all field trips on both Saturday and Sunday. Please prepare for the weather, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring water[...]
Season Opening 11:00 am
Season Opening @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Season Opening @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Beaver Island Gallery is opening for the season. Hours will be Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11 to 4pm. Please, stop by and say ‘Hi’ and have a cup of tea. The gallery is located on Donegal Bay Rd. across from the library. Many new things with more to come in the next couple weeks.
Roy Elsworth Memorial 12:00 pm
Roy Elsworth Memorial @ Circle M
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Roy Elsworth Memorial @ Circle M | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Roy’s Memorial will be on Saturday, May 27, from noon to 4:00pm at Circle M. His family invites all to join them in a luncheon to celebrate his amazing life by sharing stories & memories.  There will be music starting at 2:00. Roy Harvey Elsworth was born March 13, 1937, in East Jordan, Michigan, to Carl and[...]
Lego Club 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 27 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Are you a Lego fan?  Want to learn more about building with Legos.  Just want to have some fun with friends on Saturday?  If you answered yes to any of these you might want to head to the Beaver Island District Library on Saturdays at 12:30 for the weekly Lego Club session.  It’s a Lego[...]
WoW 2017: Birding Peru; Penguins to Piping Guans 4:30 pm
WoW 2017: Birding Peru; Penguins to Piping Guans @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
WoW 2017: Birding Peru; Penguins to Piping Guans @ Beaver Island Community Center | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
Join Brian Allan  for this unique presentation on birding in Peru. About Brian Allan: Brian joined the Grand Rapids Audubon Club while he was still in high school, and there he participated in Christmas Bird Counts. When he attended Michigan State University, he was such an accomplished birder, he was able to teach the ornithology[...]
WoW 2017: Saturday Evening Field Trip 7:00 pm
WoW 2017: Saturday Evening Field Trip @ Shamrock Departure
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
WoW 2017: Saturday Evening Field Trip @ Shamrock Departure | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
The evening field trip will begin at 7:00 p.m. Registered participants will be picked up at the Shamrock. Field trip to Oliver’s Point (Site 25 on the BIBT map) and Beaver Island Airport. (All sites referenced are shown on the BIBT map of Beaver Island)
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act 7:30 pm
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | MI | United States
Our beloved Beaver Island Community Players reprise their 2015 hit production of Drinking Habits by Tom Smith with Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act! The Sisters of Perpetual Sewing miss the excitement of the old days when they were saving convents and reuniting long-lost families. So when they learn that the orphanage where Paul[...]
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WoW 2017: 7:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Field Trips 7:30 am
WoW 2017: 7:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Field Trips @ Dalwhinnie's Departure
May 28 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2017: 7:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Field Trips @ Dalwhinnie's Departure | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
The early field trips will begin at 7:30 a.m. Registered participants will be picked up at Dalwhinnie Bakery and Deli (see below) for small group transport to sites. Participants will be limited to 12 per field trip for all field trips on both Saturday and Sunday. Please prepare for the weather, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring[...]
Sunday Mass 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
May 28 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Deacon Jim Siler and the parishioners of Holy Cross Catholic Church welcome you to join them for Sunday masses and other activities throughout the year. Sunday Mass is celebrated at 9:30 a.m.  You are also invited to join us for  Weekday Communion Service and Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesday and Thursday at 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.[...]
Sunday Worship Service 9:30 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 28 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Beaver Island Christian Church is a multi-denominational church established in 1963. We invite you to join us for Sunday services and children’s worship.  All are welcome, and please join us afterwards for coffee, cookies and fellowship. Our services are led by a variety of visiting pastors.
WoW 2017: 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Field Trip 9:30 am
WoW 2017: 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Field Trip @ Beaver Island Community Center Departure
May 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2017: 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Field Trip @ Beaver Island Community Center Departure | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
For the 9:30 Sunday Morning Field Trip, registered participants will be picked up at Beaver Island Community Center (see below) for small group transport to th esite. Participants will be limited to 12 per field trip for all field trips on both Saturday and Sunday. Please prepare for the weather, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring water[...]
Lighthouse Fellowship 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
May 28 @ 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
We have an informal time together with songs, praise and looking at a portion of the Bible for instruction and encouragement.  Light refreshments are served following the worship service for a time of getting acquainted and fellowship.
Season Opening 11:00 am
Season Opening @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Season Opening @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Beaver Island Gallery is opening for the season. Hours will be Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11 to 4pm. Please, stop by and say ‘Hi’ and have a cup of tea. The gallery is located on Donegal Bay Rd. across from the library. Many new things with more to come in the next couple weeks.
WoW 2017: Penguins and Prions: Birds and Wildlife of the Seventh Continent 1:00 pm
WoW 2017: Penguins and Prions: Birds and Wildlife of the Seventh Continent @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 28 @ 1:00 pm
WoW 2017: Penguins and Prions: Birds and Wildlife of the Seventh Continent @ Beaver Island Community Center | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
The continent of Antarctica is a fascinating, uninhabited land of ice and snow. Not a single land mammal lives here, although it boasts a rich collection of both bird and marine mammal life. Join Cathy Theisen on the trip of a lifetime to the bottom of the globe, and learn about the fascinating animals and the adaptations[...]
WoW 2017: Birding 101 4:30 pm
WoW 2017: Birding 101 @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
WoW 2017: Birding 101 @ Beaver Island Community Center | Charlevoix | Michigan | United States
Join Darrell Lawson for a beginning birding presentation at the Community Center. Darrell will cover field guide selection, optics selection, tips for learning bird songs, bird habitats, and identification pitfalls to avoid. Free and open to the public. Darrell Lawson began birding four years ago and developed an instant passion for our avian friends. He[...]
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act 8:00 pm
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Our beloved Beaver Island Community Players reprise their 2015 hit production of Drinking Habits by Tom Smith with Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act! The Sisters of Perpetual Sewing miss the excitement of the old days when they were saving convents and reuniting long-lost families. So when they learn that the orphanage where Paul[...]
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AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony
AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony @ Veterans Memorial Park
May 29 all-day
AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony @ Veterans Memorial Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join the AMVETS for a service to honor the island’s veterans and veterans everywhere.  The time may change, so please check back here for updates. The ceremony will include a reading of the names of veterans with a connection to the island who passed away in the past year and all veterans  with a connection[...]
Memorial Day Holiday
Memorial Day Holiday @ Beaver Island Community School
May 29 all-day
Memorial Day Holiday @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
BIDL Story Time 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library
May 29 @ 10:30 am
BIDL Story Time @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Story Time at the Library! Come one come all!
Season Opening 11:00 am
Season Opening @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Season Opening @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Beaver Island Gallery is opening for the season. Hours will be Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11 to 4pm. Please, stop by and say ‘Hi’ and have a cup of tea. The gallery is located on Donegal Bay Rd. across from the library. Many new things with more to come in the next couple weeks.
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