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.

Want to see your event here? Send and email with the details to calendar@wvbi.net. Be sure to include a description, the date and time, any cost, whether reservations are necessary and the name, email address, postal address and phone number of a person who can be contacted for additional details.  All of this information may be included in the calendar entry we post.

Want to put this calendar on your website?  We are happy to share. You can use our RSS feeds or we can send you code to embed the calendar as a widget on your site. Just send us an email at calendar@wvbi.net for instructions.

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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
8:00 pm
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[...]
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 3 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
My Life as a Zucchini @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
My Life as a Zucchini @ Beaver Island Community Center
3:00 pm
    PG-13 | 1h 10min | Animation, Comedy, Drama | 7.9 After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love. Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) Rated PG-13 for thematic elements and suggestive material Trailer:[...]
Jun 10 – Jun 11 all-day
Spring Fishing Tournament
12:00 am
Join in fun for the whole family at the second annual Beaver Island Spring Fishing Tournament. The weekend is a “free fishing weekend,” so no license is required making it a great opportunity to give fishing a try even if you’ve never fished before. Details on competition categories, prizes and logistics to come. Sponsors so[...]
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 10 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
Beauty and the Beast @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Beauty and the Beast @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
3:00 pm
PG | 2h 9min | Family, Fantasy, Musical An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. Trailer: https://youtu.be/e3Nl_TCQXuw  
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 17 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
Camp Quality Film Festival @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 23 @ 7:30 pm
Camp Quality Film Festival @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:30 pm
Camp Quality Michigan Teen Camp presents their film series from the island, followed by the Man in the City awards. Join these teen campers as they begin their 17th year of friendship and memories on Beaver Island, bonded by their personal journeys with cancer.
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 24 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jul 1 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
Independence Day Parade @ Downtown Beaver Island
Jul 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Independence Day Parade @ Downtown Beaver Island | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
2:00 pm
Our nation’s birthday is celebrated on Beaver Island like no place else and the parade is the highlight of the day for most.  The theme for the 2017 parade is still a closely guarded secret (or hasn’t been dreamt up yet), but as soon as it is announced we’ll let you know.   Want to march or enter a[...]
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – Jul 7 @ 3:00 pm
Eve Glen McDonough Music School @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
The Eve Glen McDonough Music School will be held July 5-6-7, 2017 at “Reddeer”, Beaver Island. (the little cabin on the East side of King’s Highway as you are heading out of town). There will be morning sessions from 10am to 12pm, and afternoon sessions from 1-3pm. All ages are welcome to attend and instruction[...]
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jul 8 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
9th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
The 9th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert will be held “in the yard” at Reddeer on Kings Highway. All donations from this concert go to scholarships/tuition for the music students. For more information, contact Eleanor McDonough at 231-547-6722.
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jul 15 @ 12:30 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:30 pm
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[...]
Garrick Ohlsson: Grand Piano Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm
Garrick Ohlsson: Grand Piano Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
Hear one of today’s best pianists right here on Beaver Island when Grammy Award winner Garrick Ohlsson takes to the stage in the Ray & Ann Stanhope Theater at the BIC Center.  Mr. Ohlsson was the first American to win first prize in the International Frédéric Chopin Piano Competition, in 1970. He also won first[...]
Jul 16 – Jul 22 all-day
Museum Week
12:00 am
Discover Beaver Island history with the annual Museum Week full of informative and entertaining events including: music; presentations on nature, history, and Native American culture; nature walks and cruises, and an art show. Except for the Nature Walks, there will be no charge for any event. Of course donations are always appreciated.
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am
Museum Week Scavenger Hunt Kick-off @ Print Shop Museum | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
11:00 am
Meet on the Print Shop Porch and pick up a game sheet.  Players will be challenged to find daily clues by attending the Museum Week events, visiting our sponsors, and visiting the museums. Attend our Saturday July 22 event in Heritage Park and turn in your cards to see if your a winner!  Check out[...]
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Michigan Blacksmiths Artist Association Day 1 @ Heritage Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
Watch the Michigan Blacksmiths Artist Association demonstrate their historical art using real coal,  antique forges and anvils to make hooks, fireplace pokers and decorative items. Bring the family and visit at your leisure. Question and talk with them as they work. Browse items for sale. The blacksmiths will be crafting trinkets out of Beaver Island[...]
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Traditional Kite Building @ Heritage Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
Learn to make a traditional kite with the new museum director, Lori Taylor-Blitz. Today we pair our activity with the MAD Camp theme, “Things that Fly.”  Create a paper and wood kite and see if yours will fly?  We will also have an exhibit about the history of Beaver Island Airports on display. Check out[...]
Music on the Porch @ Print Shop Museum
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Music on the Porch @ Print Shop Museum | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Join us outdoors at the Print Shop Museum.  Bring the family, lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy an evening of Island musicians and storytellers. A freewill donation basket will be passed at intermission. Performers who want to participate should contact Sheri Timsak by Saturday, July 15 @ 448-2510.  
CMU Beaver Island Station Open House @ CMU Boathouse, Whiskey Point
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
CMU Beaver Island Station Open House @ CMU Boathouse, Whiskey Point | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
Always a highlight of Museum Week, the CMU Boathouse open house presents the opportunity to see the facility’s 12 mesocosms (each a 250-gallon tank representing a small experimental aquatic ecosystem) that can be filled (when the lake is stratified during the summer) with warm nutrient-depleted water pumped from the surface of Lake Michigan or cold nutrient-rich water[...]
Sheepshank Sam @ Heritage Park
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Sheepshank Sam @ Heritage Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 pm
Sheepshank Sam is an old-time Michigan shanty boy lumberjack who, using historical information sprinkled with tall tales, transports audiences back in time to a lumberjack camp in the northern Michigan woods during the late 1800s. Participants learn how trees were felled, cut into logs, skidded out of the woods, decked on sleds, stacked along rivers,[...]
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Michigan Blacksmith Artist Association Day 2 @ Heritage Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
If you did not make to Heritage Park on Monday, stop by and watch the Michigan Blacksmiths Artist Association demonstrate their historical art using  real coal,  antique forges and anvils to make hooks, fireplace pokers and  decorative items.  This year the blacksmiths will be crafting trinkets out of  Beaver Island nails!  Pick up a one[...]
Jul 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Beaver Island Archaeology Night @ Print Shop Museum | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
3:30 pm
Meet Northern Michigan University Archaeologist Scott Demel behind the Print Shop Museum. He’ll kick off Beaver Island Archaeology night and share NMU’s Archaeology field school discoveries of what was uncovered and discovered about Beaver Island history. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org/museum-week.html or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Stories Written in the Stones @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stories Written in the Stones @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Terri Bussey presents new research on cultural connections between early Native Americans and the Aaranmore Irish of Beaver Island: songs, legends, astronomy and stone structures.  You won’t want to miss this. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org/museum-week.html or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Wesley Andrews History Talk @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
Jul 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wesley Andrews History Talk @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Wesley Andrews, THPO & NAGPRA Officer for the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians,will talk about the Native artifacts on display in the Print Shop Museum.  ​ Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org/museum-week.html or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Mackinac on Tour at Heritage Park @ Heritage Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 pm
Participants experience the past, touch artifacts and learn about colonial life in Michigan as costumed historical interpreters bring the fur trade and Straits of Mackinac history to life. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org/museum-week.html or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Michigan Blacksmith Artist Association Day 3 @ Heritage Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
If you did not make to Heritage Park on Monday, stop by and watch the Michigan Blacksmiths Artist Association demonstrate their historical art using  real coal,  antique forges and anvils to make hooks, fireplace pokers and  decorative items.  This year the blacksmiths will be crafting trinkets out of  Beaver Island nails!  Pick up a one[...]
Beaver Island Music Festival @ Beaver Island Music Festival Grounds
Jul 20 – Jul 22 all-day
Beaver Island Music Festival @ Beaver Island Music Festival Grounds | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Save the date for the Beaver Island Music Festival–always an island summertime favorite. Founded in 2003, the first event was appropriately named “Music in the Woods”. BIMF brought the sound of music to the hardwood forests of Beaver Island and that tradition continues today. Performers and more details are at www.bimf.net.