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.

Want to see your event here? Use the handy “+Post Your Event” button in the upper right hand of the calendar below.  It’s that friendly orange one down there. More information on posting your event is here.  Or, 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.

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Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
11:00 am
Museum Week Art Show tradition continues at the Beaver Island Community Church in the Gregg Fellowship Hall. A Fine Art show with pieces created by the Beaver Island Artist Community. Special thanks to Lois Stipp and Community Aritists for supporting the Historical Society.
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Emerald Isle Blacksmiths @ Heritage Park
12:00 pm
Stop by and visit with the Blacksmiths. This year there will be some live music, and crafts and games in the park.
PABI Summer Gala 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm
PABI Summer Gala 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar now for  the 35th annual PABI Summer Gala including a reception, dinner, ‘uniquely Beaver Island’ entertainment and charity auction. This premier event of the summer helps sustain the operations of the Beaver Island Community Center and WVBI throughout the year.  Check back here or at the BIC Center for the exciting details[...]
BIHS STRANG SERIES: Beaver and Beyond @ St. James Episcopal Mission
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BIHS STRANG SERIES: Beaver and Beyond @ St. James Episcopal Mission
7:00 pm
James Strang, th eIsland’s one time King, left his mark far beyond our shores. This presentation will look at his impact on communities on the island and beyond. Stef Staley from the Grand Traverse Lighthouse will talk about Strang activities on the Grand Traverse Peninsula. Steve Reiss from the Wahsington Island Archives will talk about[...]
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
11:00 am
Museum Week Art Show tradition continues at the Beaver Island Community Church in the Gregg Fellowship Hall. A Fine Art show with pieces created by the Beaver Island Artist Community. Special thanks to Lois Stipp and Community Aritists for supporting the Historical Society.
Frank Mays on the Carl D. Bradley @ St. James Episcopal Mission
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Frank Mays on the Carl D. Bradley @ St. James Episcopal Mission
7:00 pm
Frank Mays is the only living survivor of a major Great Lakes Shipwreck. Frank survived the tragic 1958 sinking of the Carl D. Bradley. He will talk about his experiences and book, If We Make It ’till Daylight and his life after the shipwreck. Signed books will be for sale after the presentation.
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
11:00 am
Museum Week Art Show tradition continues at the Beaver Island Community Church in the Gregg Fellowship Hall. A Fine Art show with pieces created by the Beaver Island Artist Community. Special thanks to Lois Stipp and Community Aritists for supporting the Historical Society.
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hauling in the Nets: Zoltan Sepeshy's WPA Mural on Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
This illustrated presentation by Gregory Wittkopp explores Sepeshy’s career and tells the story of one his most ambitious paintings—the 1940 WPA mural “Hauling in the Nets”—and its journey from a post office in Lincoln Park to the Marine Museum on Beaver Island. Zoltan Sepeshy (1898 – 1974) was a celebrated American artist, known for his[...]
BIHS This Place Matters Series: Music on the Porch at Protar's House @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us for an open house and live nusic at Protar’s House on Sloptown Road.  Third session of ‘This Place Matters – Music on the Porch Series.’  
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Scientific Cruise Aboard MV Chippewa @ CMU Boathouse
1:00 pm
Dr. Uzarski will take participants on a two hour cruise on Lake Michigan aboard CMU’s research vessel, the MV Chippewa. Join captain and crew as they sample long term monitoring stations using state-of-the-art instruments. Watch as the underwater video camera, the ROV, surveys the bottom of the lake. And sit back and enjoy the panoramic[...]
Drop off for Antique Appraisal Show @ St. James Episcopal Mission
Jul 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Drop off for Antique Appraisal Show @ St. James Episcopal Mission
12:00 pm
Items will be accepted for tomorrow’s Antiques Appraisal Show. If you need to drop an item off earlier or later please come to the Print Shop. The cost per item is $10. Family limits may apply.  If last minute, items may be accepted the day of show depending on number of items already accepted. No[...]
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Chuck & Ward's BIHS Antique Appraisal Show @ St. James Episcopal Mission
7:00 pm
BEAVER ISLAND ANTIQUE APPRAISAL SHOW RETURNS! The Beaver Island Historical Society will host Chuck Schoenknecht and Ward Paul at the St. James Episcopal Mission on July 24, 2019, for a Beaver Island Antique Appraisal fundraiser.  Chuck and Ward will examine your collectible or prized artifact (except for coins, stamps, or weapons) and give you their[...]
Homecoming @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Aug 9 – Aug 11 all-day
Homecoming @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
12:00 am
Come home to Beaver Island  and join in all the traditional events: the Bud McDonough Memorial Softball Tournament Friday afternoon and all-day Saturday; August Dinner with grilled chicken all the fixins’ at the Holy Cross Hall…brought to you by Holy Cross Church; and the Basket of Joy Raffle…also brought to you by Holy Cross Church..raffled[...]
The Hobbit Trail: A Misguided Comedy Tour @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 10 @ 8:00 pm
The Hobbit Trail: A Misguided Comedy Tour @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Nate Ford and Brendan O’Day have been on The Hobbit Trail since 2013 bringing down houses across the country with their special brand of independent humor.  It’s “Misguided” because, well, they do things most comedians have been told NOT to do.  Starting with comedy based on The Hobbit Erin, passing through special St. Practice Day training on[...]
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Scientific Cruise Aboard MV Chippewa @ CMU Boathouse
1:00 pm
Dr. Uzarski will take participants on a two hour cruise on Lake Michigan aboard CMU’s research vessel, the MV Chippewa. Join captain and crew as they sample long term monitoring stations using state-of-the-art instruments. Watch as the underwater video camera, the ROV, surveys the bottom of the lake. And sit back and enjoy the panoramic[...]
Erin Coburn @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 30 @ 8:00 pm
Erin Coburn @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Erin Coburn has captivated her audiences since a young age, with her prowess on guitar, her powerful vocals, and bringing her own style of Rock with Blues influences into the 21st century.  Those that attend Erin’s live shows describe her as having a mesmerizing stage presence with her intricate arrangements and dynamic lyrics that stirs the[...]
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[...]
Bite of Beaver Crafts Show & Sale @ Beaver Island Community Center
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bite of Beaver Crafts Show & Sale @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
A fabulous featuring of arts, crafts and packaged goodies from Island and Island-related artisans! Everything from hand-thrown functional pottery to hand-blown glass beaded jewelry; fur, bone and leather accessories to watercolor prints and textile collectibles; precious metals and stone accessories to sweet-smelling candles and relaxation materials. You’ll find something for everyone–and everyone on your gift-list.