Community Calendar

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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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
5:00 pm
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[...]
WoW 2019: Stargazing in Northern Lake Michigan @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
WoW 2019: Stargazing in Northern Lake Michigan @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
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[...]
May 25 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:30 am
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 @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 am
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[...]
May 25 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2019: Field Trip #2- Windshield Birding Adventure departs @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 am
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 @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:30 am
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[...]
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
5:30 pm
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[...]
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
7:30 pm
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. 
May 26 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
WoW 2019: Early Birder Breakfast @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:30 am
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 @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 am
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[...]
May 26 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
WoW 2019:  Field Trip #5 - Windshield Birding @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 am
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 @ Dalwhinnie's | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:30 am
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[...]
CMU Summer Theater 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 5 – Jul 6 all-day
CMU Summer Theater 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
12:00 am
Performances by Central Michigan University’s traveling summer theater program have become an island favorite and summer tradition.  They are back for 2019.  There’ll be two great shows this summer.  On July 5th Neil Simon’s California Suite comes to the McDonough’s Market Theater followed on the 6th by the Fox on the Fairway by Ken Ludwig. [...]
Neil Simon’s California Suite @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm
Neil Simon's California Suite @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
For their first performance, CMU’s University Theater Summer Program brings you Neil Simon’s California Suite – a quartet of four brilliantly comic vignettes about different visitors to Suite 203-204 of The Beverly Hills Hotel. The Visitor from New York introduces us to an urban workaholic who cannot abide the leisurely life-style her ex-husband has adopted[...]
Ken Ludwig’s A Fox on the Fairway @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 6 @ 7:30 pm
Ken Ludwig's A Fox on the Fairway @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:30 pm
CMU Summer Theater Program’s second show for the summer is a tribute to the great English farces of the 1930s and 1940s.  A Fox On the Fairway takes audiences on a hilarious romp which pulls the rug out from underneath the stuffy denizens of a private country club. Filled with mistaken identities, slamming doors, and[...]
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station
Sep 14 @ 5:30 pm
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar know for the 2019 CMU Community Appreciation Party.  As it does every year, CMU will host the party to celebrate the end of the season at the main lodge/cafeteria at CMUBS main campus on East Side Drive.  A reception will begin at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6:00.  You can count on[...]