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Check here for events all over Beaver Island (including the BIC Center). We also have 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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St. James Marine Co. Barge Trip
St. James Marine Co. Barge Trip @ Ironton to Beaver Island
May 1 all-day
St. James Marine Co. Barge Trip @ Ironton to Beaver Island
St. James Marine Co. is making a tug and barge freight run to Beaver Island May 1 or 2. Please have your space reserved by calling 231-838-0254 or 231-448-4000. Thank you for your business!
Talking Threads Quilt Guild 9:30 am
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall
May 1 @ 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
All people interested in quilting, sewing, knitting, weaving, spinning, crocheting, or other needlework projects are encouraged to meet at the Peaine Township Hall on Wednesdays from 9:30 until 12:30. Bring your supplies and your enthusiasm. All levels of expertise are welcome. If you have questions call Darlene at 448-2087.
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Euchre Night 7:00 pm
Euchre Night @ Stoney Acre Grill
May 2 @ 7:00 pm
Euchre Night @ Stoney Acre Grill
Weekly Euchre games are back at Stoney. They will continue throughout the winter. All are welcome to join in the fun.  No partner needed.  No need to come every week.  Just join in the fun when you can.  Touch base with Andy at the grooming barn if you have questions.
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Funeral Mass for Virginia Palmer 3:00 pm
Funeral Mass for Virginia Palmer @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
May 3 @ 3:00 pm
Funeral Mass for Virginia Palmer @ Holy Cross Catholic Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Virginia Palmer will be brought home on the 11:30 boat out of Charlevoix this coming Friday, May 3rd. Funeral Mass is at 3:00 at Holy Cross Church The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until the time of the Mass. Burial immediately after. There will be a luncheon at Holy Cross Parish Hall immediately[...]
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Funeral Mass for Margaret Evans 12:00 pm
Funeral Mass for Margaret Evans @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
May 4 @ 12:00 pm
Funeral Mass for Margaret Evans @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
Margaret Evans Funeral Mass is at 12:00 on Saturday, May 4th at Holy Cross Church. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the Church. Interment will follow in Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at Holy Cross Parish Hall. Margaret Mary (Ricksgers) Evans was born[...]
Lego Club 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 4 @ 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Come to the library and show us your building talents.  Or, just play with the blocks and have fun.
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Sunday Worship Service 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 5 @ 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.
Joan Matejovsky Meet and Greet 10:30 am
Joan Matejovsky Meet and Greet @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Joan Matejovsky Meet and Greet @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Join us in welcoming Joan Matejovsky to the Health Center at a special meet and greet event.  Refreshments will be served.
PABI 17th Annual Beaver Island Road Rally! 12:30 pm
PABI 17th Annual Beaver Island Road Rally! @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
May 5 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
PABI 17th Annual Beaver Island Road Rally! @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
17th Annual PABI Beaver Island Road Rally!* Sunday, May 5th 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[...]
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Dr. Martin is in! 9:00 am
Dr. Martin is in! @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dr. Martin is in! @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Doctor Martin will be on the Island and seeing patients for dermatology appointments as well as orthopedic and other health issues.
Jeff Steffey Meet and Greet 11:00 am
Jeff Steffey Meet and Greet @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jeff Steffey Meet and Greet @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Pharmacist and co-owner of Central Drug Store, Jeff Steffey will be here along with former long-time owner John Ochs to meet current and prospective customers and ‘Discover Beaver Island’! Join us for some refreshments and giveaways.
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Dr. Martin is in! 9:00 am
Dr. Martin is in! @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dr. Martin is in! @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Doctor Martin will be on the Island and seeing patients for dermatology appointments as well as orthopedic and other health issues.
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Talking Threads Quilt Guild 9:30 am
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall
May 8 @ 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
All people interested in quilting, sewing, knitting, weaving, spinning, crocheting, or other needlework projects are encouraged to meet at the Peaine Township Hall on Wednesdays from 9:30 until 12:30. Bring your supplies and your enthusiasm. All levels of expertise are welcome. If you have questions call Darlene at 448-2087.
Business After Hours 5:00 pm
Business After Hours @ Beaver Island Boat Shop
May 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Business After Hours @ Beaver Island Boat Shop
The Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce is having business after hours Wednesday, May 8, from 5-7 at the St. James Boat Shop.  Appetizers will be provided; bring your own beverage. Come and relax for bit before he busy summer season begins!
Bingo 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center
May 8 @ 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Bingo, BINGO–don’t you know?! Games are held at the Gregg Fellowship Center. Doors open at 6.15 p.m. Games will start at 7 p.m. Here are the dates: May 8th, 22nd and 29th; June 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th; July 10th, 21st and 28th; August 7th, 14th, 21st, 15th, and 28th; September 11th and 25th;[...]
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Dr Mann is in 9:30 am
Dr Mann is in @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dr Mann is in @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Dr. Daniel Mann has been practicing Family Medicine for over 21 years, and 17 of those have included the BIRHC. Dr. Mann collaborates with colleague and fellow Wayne State University alum Dr. Newcomb in treating patients on Beaver Island twice a month, year-round. Affiliated with both Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital and McLaren – Northern Michigan,[...]
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Exposé: Holiday Celebrities Tell All 7:00 pm
Exposé: Holiday Celebrities Tell All @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 10 @ 7:00 pm
Exposé: Holiday Celebrities Tell All @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Don’t miss this year’s 4th & 5th Grade Play! This year’s show is Expose’: Holiday Celebrities Tell All. It’s guaranteed to be a good time for all.  Reserved seats are $7.  All proceeds go to benefit the 4th & 5th grade trip to Camp Hayo-Went-Ha. Every year our BICS students amaze the island with their thespian skills, and[...]
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Lego Club 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 11 @ 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Come to the library and show us your building talents.  Or, just play with the blocks and have fun.
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Sunday Worship Service 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 12 @ 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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Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island 9:30 am
Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 13 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Dental Clinics North - Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Dental Clinics North/Beaver Island opens for services. Patients must register and schedule by calling 877-321-7070. Services will be provided the 2nd & 4th Monday and Tuesday of the month, unless there is a holiday.
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Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island 7:00 am
Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 14 @ 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
Dental Clinics North - Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Dental Clinics North/Beaver Island is open for services. Patients must register and schedule by calling 877-321-7070. Services will be provided the 2nd & 4th Monday and Tuesday of the month, unless there is a holiday.
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Talking Threads Quilt Guild 9:30 am
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall
May 15 @ 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
All people interested in quilting, sewing, knitting, weaving, spinning, crocheting, or other needlework projects are encouraged to meet at the Peaine Township Hall on Wednesdays from 9:30 until 12:30. Bring your supplies and your enthusiasm. All levels of expertise are welcome. If you have questions call Darlene at 448-2087.
Motor Vessel “Cisco” For Sale via Sealed Bid 5:00 pm
Motor Vessel “Cisco” For Sale via Sealed Bid
May 15 @ 5:00 pm
Motor Vessel "Cisco" For Sale via Sealed Bid
Originally built in 1951 in Sturgeon Bay, the vessel was rebuilt on Beaver Island, MI in 2006, where is currently located. More information about the vessel and copy of the 2008 survey are included in the Sealed Bid Form you can download below. Many interior renovations and furnishing updates have been made since the 2008[...]
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Charlevoix Eye Center 9:00 am
Charlevoix Eye Center @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Charlevoix Eye Center @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Dr. Jon VanWagnen and his Charlevoix Eye Center team will be seeing patients on the Island. Call 231-547-7800 to schedule an appointment.
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Garage Sale 9:00 am
Garage Sale @ Fort Solletude
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Garage Sale @ Fort Solletude | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Solles are having a garage sale. All kinds of garage stuff and more including snowblower, 2 handheld leaf blowers, small chainsaw, portable air compressor, small rototiller, small shopvac, garden cart, ladders, 21-ton log splitter, mauls, kindling axe, circular saw, miter saw, roof rake, snow shovels, garbage cans, painting tools, hand tools, small toolbox, and a[...]
Lego Club 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 18 @ 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Come to the library and show us your building talents.  Or, just play with the blocks and have fun.
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Sunday Worship Service 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
May 19 @ 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 Volunteer Appreciation Sunday Dinner 11:00 am
COA Volunteer Appreciation Sunday Dinner @ Beaver Island Community School
May 19 @ 11:00 am
COA Volunteer Appreciation Sunday Dinner @ Beaver Island Community School
Join us for the last COA Sunday dinner until September.  It’s a special event to show appreciation for all those who help by volunteering at COA events.  Kathie is cooking a slow roasted Beef Roast.  That will be accompanied by Garlic Mash Potatoes, Brown Gravy, Broccoli & Cauliflower, Roll, Fresh Fruit and Cake for Desert.
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Dr. Newcomb is in 9:30 am
Dr. Newcomb is in @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dr. Newcomb is in @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Specializing in Family Medicine, Dr. Edward Newcomb has been practicing for over 38 years, and since 1985 at the BIRHC. Dr. Newcomb collaborates with colleague and fellow Wayne State University alum Dr. Mann in treating patients on Beaver Island twice a month year-round. Affiliated with both Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital and McLaren – Northern Michigan,[...]
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Community CPR Training 1:00 pm
Community CPR Training @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Community CPR Training @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
The Beaver Island Rural Health Center and Beaver Island EMS present a Free CPR Training course for members of the community. Just call 231-448-2275 to reserve your space and materials. Almost 90% of people who suffer cardiac arrests die. Survival depends on immediately getting CPR from someone nearby. Since over 70% of cardiac arrests happen[...]
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Talking Threads Quilt Guild 9:30 am
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall
May 22 @ 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
All people interested in quilting, sewing, knitting, weaving, spinning, crocheting, or other needlework projects are encouraged to meet at the Peaine Township Hall on Wednesdays from 9:30 until 12:30. Bring your supplies and your enthusiasm. All levels of expertise are welcome. If you have questions call Darlene at 448-2087.
Grand Opening Celebration 3:00 pm
Grand Opening Celebration @ Richard's Rental Management & Real Estate One Office
May 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Grand Opening Celebration @ Richard's Rental Management & Real Estate One Office | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join Us In Celebration We invite you to join us in celebrating our Grand Opening, Wednesday, May 22nd, at our new location on Kings Highway. The Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce will be present for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 3:00pm, followed by a Grand Opening Open House. Meet Sheri Richards and staff, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, beverages, and a tour[...]
Bingo 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center
May 22 @ 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Bingo, BINGO–don’t you know?! Games are held at the Gregg Fellowship Center. Doors open at 6.15 p.m. Games will start at 7 p.m. Here are the dates: May 8th, 22nd and 29th; June 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th; July 10th, 21st and 28th; August 7th, 14th, 21st, 15th, and 28th; September 11th and 25th;[...]
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Harbour Market Season Opening Weekend
Harbour Market Season Opening Weekend @ Harbour Market
May 24 – May 26 all-day
Harbour Market Season Opening Weekend @ Harbour Market | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
The Harbour Market is opening for the season.  Inside you’ll find sandwiches (including pressed sandwiches) , scones, muffins, espresso, cappuccino, ice cream, beer, wine, liquor, soda, specialty food items & clothing. A little bit of everything! Out front, you’ll find one of the best views of Paradise Bay with chairs and tables to take in[...]
Season Opening Weekend
Season Opening Weekend @ Circle M
May 24 – May 27 all-day
Season Opening Weekend @ Circle M
It’s Season Opening Weekend at the Circle M! Join them to celebrate the start of asnother summer season of fine food and good friends.  Hours for the season are 5:30 to 9:00 Sunday through Thursday and 5:30 to 9:30 on Fridays and Sundays. The Circle M is an island landmark and family friendly bar and[...]
The Restaurant Season Opening Weekend
The Restaurant Season Opening Weekend @ Beaver Island Lodge
May 24 – May 26 all-day
The Restaurant Season Opening Weekend @ Beaver Island Lodge | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Here’s another sign of spring: The Restaurant at the Beaver Island Lodge is opening for the season.  You’ll find plenty of favorites on the menu mixed in with items that are new for the season.  Bon Appétit!
Ruth & Max Bloomquist 3:00 pm
Ruth & Max Bloomquist @ Beaver Island Community School
May 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ruth & Max Bloomquist @ Beaver Island Community School
We will be celebrating the long tradition of Island Clean-up with a community gathering. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the original & traditional folk music of Max & Ruth Bloomquist with us. Event will start at 3pm at the beach or school weather dependant. Watch the school announcement board for details. This[...]
WoW 2019: Introductory Briefing 5:00 pm
WoW 2019: Introductory Briefing @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
WoW 2019: Introductory Briefing @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join us at the Community Center, conveniently located across from the ferry dock, for a briefing on the birds of the Beaver Island archipelago with Dr. Nancy Seefelt.  Darrell Lawson will share insights from his island birding trips and what to expect over the weekend. A short 500 ft walk will bring us to the Shamrock Bar[...]
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WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast 6:30 am
WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast @ Dalwhinnie's
May 25 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join us for a special Early Birder Breakfast opportunity at the “official” island breakfast joint: Dalwhinnie Bakery and Deli. The birding 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[...]
WoW 2019: Field Trip #1 Part “A”- High Island Passage Departs 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #1 Part “A”- High Island Passage Departs @ Dalwhinnie's
May 25 @ 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #1 Part "A"- High Island Passage Departs @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Board US Coast Guard-certified boats to embark on an outer island expedition to High Island. This island has a long Native American history and is recognized in the Treaty of 1836 with Washington. A settlement once flourished from 1912 through the late twenties which was the site of a religious cult known as the House[...]
WoW 2019: Field Trip #2- Windshield Birding Adventure departs 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #2- Windshield Birding Adventure departs @ Dalwhinnie's
May 25 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #2- Windshield Birding Adventure departs @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join the Grabills for an informal tour of Beaver Island’s diverse habitats as they seek birds through the windshield!  This is a low-impact journey with frequent stops at many locations along the Beaver Island Birding Trail. With Terry and Andrea Grabill. Pickup at Dalwhinnie Bakery and Deli.  
WoW 2019: Field Trip #3 – Historical Walking Tour of Beaver Island Harbor 8:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #3 – Historical Walking Tour of Beaver Island Harbor @ Dalwhinnie's
May 25 @ 8:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #3 - Historical Walking Tour of Beaver Island Harbor @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Get an up-close and personal tour of the cultural history which provided Native Americans with a place of refuge and inspired early settlers to venture out to Beaver Island.  Hear stories of fur traders, Jesse James Strang, Irish fishing and logging settlements with visits to museums, and focused around one of the best natural harbors[...]
Lego Club 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 25 @ 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Come to the library and show us your building talents.  Or, just play with the blocks and have fun.
Ruth & Max Bloomquist All Weekend 1:00 pm
Ruth & Max Bloomquist All Weekend @ Beaver Island Historical Society
May 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Ruth & Max Bloomquist All Weekend @ Beaver Island Historical Society
Visit us for music on the porch with Ruth and Max Ruth and Max Bloomquist have been making music together since they met in 1975 and discovered their shared love not only for each other, but for music and songs made with acoustic instruments and featuring lyrics from the heart. Ruth and Max immersed themselves[...]
WoW 2019: Sharpening Birding Skills 5:30 pm
WoW 2019: Sharpening Birding Skills @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 25 @ 5:30 pm
WoW 2019: Sharpening Birding Skills @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Terry Grabill is a life-long birder, having gained the handle of “Birdman” by his family in his early teens.  Along with his wife Andrea, Terry has dedicated countless hours and adventures to developing beginning birders with their “Beaver Island Group” program through Fremont Middle School, where Terry is an 8th grade science teacher.  Most of[...]
Contra Dance 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
May 25 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Come out for a fun evening of contra dancing.  It’s easy to learn and lots of fun.  Music for our events is provided by Beaver Island’s very own Cut Finger Band. Callers this season are: May 25 – TBA June 15 – Karin and Thom June 29 – TBA July 13 – Dave Goodwin August[...]
WoW 2019: Field Trip #4-An Evening Trip to Snipeville & Beyond departs 7:30 pm
WoW 2019: Field Trip #4-An Evening Trip to Snipeville & Beyond departs @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
May 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
WoW 2019: Field Trip #4-An Evening Trip to Snipeville & Beyond departs @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
With expert field trip leaders, we will explore Snipeville, McCauley’s Point, and the Beaver Island Airport. Spend a special evening listening and watching for birds that are active at dusk. Some of these sites are not on the Beaver Island Birding Trail map, but they are hot spots for evening bird observations. Pick-up at Shamrock Bar and Restaurant. 
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WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast 6:30 am
WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast @ Dalwhinnie's
May 26 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join us for a special Early Birder Breakfast opportunity at the “official” island breakfast joint: Dalwhinnie Bakery and Deli. The birding 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[...]
WoW 2019: Field Trip #1 Part “B” – Gull Harbor & Oliver’s Point/Cable’s Creek 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #1 Part “B” – Gull Harbor & Oliver’s Point/Cable’s Creek @ Dalwhinnie's
May 26 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #1 Part "B" - Gull Harbor & Oliver's Point/Cable's Creek @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Field Trip #1 continues with Beaver Island field trips to birding sites chosen by the expert field trip leaders which are known as hot spots for warblers.  Gull Harbor Natural Area will be the first site on the stop (site 2 on the BIBT map). It encompasses a variety of habitats, so raptors, waterbirds, and songbirds are[...]
WoW 2019:  Field Trip #5 – Windshield Birding 7:30 am
WoW 2019:  Field Trip #5 – Windshield Birding @ Dalwhinnie's
May 26 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2019:  Field Trip #5 - Windshield Birding @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join the Grabills for an informal tour of Beaver Island’s diverse habitats as we seek birds through the windshield!  This is a low-impact journey with frequent stops at many locations along the Beaver Island Birding Trail Pickup at Dalwhinnie Bakery and Deli. With Terry and Andrea Grabill
WoW 2019: Field Trip #6 – Historical Walking Tour of Beaver Island 8:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #6 – Historical Walking Tour of Beaver Island @ Dalwhinnie's
May 26 @ 8:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #6 - Historical Walking Tour of Beaver Island @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Get an up-close and personal tour of the cultural history which provided Native Americans with a place of refuge and inspired early settlers to venture out to Beaver Island.  Hear stories of fur traders, Jesse James Strang, Irish fishing and logging settlements with visits to museums, and focused around one of the best natural harbors[...]
Sports Booster Car Wash 10:00 am
Sports Booster Car Wash @ Beaver Island Community School
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sports Booster Car Wash @ Beaver Island Community School
It’s a Car Wash to benefit the BICS Sports Boosters. Get your vehicle washed to a fine state of shine and help raise money to support sports programs at BICS. It’s two treats in one on a Sunday!
Contra Dance Pottery and Pigroast Fundraiser 3:00 pm
Contra Dance Pottery and Pigroast Fundraiser @ McGinnity's House
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Contra Dance Pottery and Pigroast Fundraiser @ McGinnity's House
Come glaze a pot, have dinner, and watch the amazing process as we fire it in the Raku kiln. You’ll be able to take your pot home at the end of the night. $25 to glaze your own pot. All welcome even if you just want to watch, mingle, and have dinner. We’ll be supplying[...]
WoW 2019: Stargazing in Northern Lake Michigan 5:30 pm
WoW 2019: Stargazing in Northern Lake Michigan @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
WoW 2019: Stargazing in Northern Lake Michigan @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
When the sun goes down on Beaver Island, look up and marvel at the stars.  Graced with some of the darkest skies on the planet, Beaver Island is an ideal place to gaze at the heavens, Ever seen the Milky Way.  The Northern Lights. Interstellar dust after sunset.  You can see that and more from[...]
WoW 2019: Closing Festivities 6:15 pm
WoW 2019: Closing Festivities @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
May 26 @ 6:15 pm
WoW 2019: Closing Festivities @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
Join us for fun and prizes during the Beaver Island Birding Trivia Challenge and recognition of the birders who traveled the farthest.
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AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony 11:00 am
AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony @ Veterans Memorial Park
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
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 ceremony will start with a Coast Guard flyover at 11 and 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 to[...]
BIHS Dendroarchaeology Talk 7:00 pm
BIHS Dendroarchaeology Talk @ Protar's House
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
BIHS Dendroarchaeology Talk @ Protar's House
Professors and Dendroarchaeologists: Jim Speer (Indiana University) and Matt Bekker (Brigham Young University) will be out an about on the island to examine various log structures over the next few days. You might be asking yourself what is a Dendroarchaeologist? They are archaeologists who specialize in study of vegetation remains, old buildings, artifacts, furniture, art[...]
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Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island 9:30 am
Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 28 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Dental Clinics North - Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Dental Clinics North/Beaver Island opens for services. Patients must register and schedule by calling 877-321-7070. Services will be provided the 2nd & 4th Monday and Tuesday of the month, unless there is a holiday.
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Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island 7:00 am
Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
May 29 @ 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
Dental Clinics North - Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Dental Clinics North/Beaver Island is open for services. Patients must register and schedule by calling 877-321-7070. Services will be provided the 2nd & 4th Monday and Tuesday of the month, unless there is a holiday.
Talking Threads Quilt Guild 9:30 am
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
All people interested in quilting, sewing, knitting, weaving, spinning, crocheting, or other needlework projects are encouraged to meet at the Peaine Township Hall on Wednesdays from 9:30 until 12:30. Bring your supplies and your enthusiasm. All levels of expertise are welcome. If you have questions call Darlene at 448-2087.
Bingo 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center
May 29 @ 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
It’s Bingo, BINGO–don’t you know?! Games are held at the Gregg Fellowship Center. Doors open at 6.15 p.m. Games will start at 7 p.m. Here are the dates: May 8th, 22nd and 29th; June 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th; July 10th, 21st and 28th; August 7th, 14th, 21st, 15th, and 28th; September 11th and 25th;[...]
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