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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If you know of an event feed you think belongs in this calendar, paste its iCalendar (.ics) feed’s URL below. If approved, its events will be added to this calendar.

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If you already have your own WordPress website, it’s easy to install your own All-in-One Event Calendar from Timely:

  1. Browse to time.ly/get-your-own-calendar.
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  4. Browse to Plugins > Add New > Upload.
  5. Choose the .zip file you just downloaded, and click Install Now.

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Feb 15 – Feb 18 all-day
Great Backyard Bird Count @ Your Back Yard
12:00 am
Do you watch birds at your feeder? Your observations could help professionals better understand the birds on Beaver Island. Who’s ready to count birds this weekend? You can take part in the Great Backyard Bird Count simply by counting birds for at least 15 minutes on one or more days of the GBBC. Check out[...]
Feb 16 – Feb 17 all-day
4th Annual Lake Geneserath Ice Fishing Tournament @ Lake Geneserath | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Get out your ice fishing gear and head to Lake for the fourth annual ice fishing tournament brought to you by  the Beaver Island Wildlife Club. It’s a free fishing weekend so, no fishing license is required!  Sign up at Powers Hardware. Kids (0 through 14) fish Pike and Panfish Saturday from 10 to 2.[...]
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:59 pm
Cottage Mix
9:00 am
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good.  And on Saturday its non-stop music. In addition to current and recent hits, you’ll hear your favorite oldies, some country, a bit of folk and jazz, Celtic and Irish tunes, and cuts from artists who’ve performed[...]
Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:59 pm
Country Classics
5:00 pm
Join host Sheri Timsak for a Saturday evening of Country Classics from the days when country was country.  Sheri brings her unique perspective as a performer and long-time fan to a special two hour block of great country artists and tunes. Saturday evenings from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on WVBI.
Self-Defense Class @ Peaine Township Hall
Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm
Self-Defense Class @ Peaine Township Hall
5:00 pm
Come learn about self defense.  Don’t worry.  No body throwing.  Not even much physical contact.  Just lots of demonstrations to show  techniques to release choke, hand and body holds as well as pressure point locations and strikes to counter them. Contact Jim for more info at 310-466-0828 or jimbuild4@gmail.com.
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:59 pm
Retro Album Chart Show
7:00 pm
The Retro Album Chart Show is a two hour program featuring album chart tracks from two years for a particular week–say 1969 and 2005. To keep it interesting (some may say challenging), host Titus Jennings alternates tracks from each year throughout the show.  You’ll hear old favorites (perhaps some for the first time in years) and[...]
Feb 16 @ 9:00 pm – 9:59 pm
Rockin' the Boat
9:00 pm
Join Mark Beltaire every Saturday night at 9:00 to rock the boogie, rock the blues and rock the rock in all its flavors on WVBI’s Rockin’ the Boat — our first and longest running regular music show.  Every week is different as Mark puts together an eclectic collection of rock of every kind including rare concert[...]
Feb 16 @ 10:00 pm – 10:59 pm
Blues Cruise
10:00 pm
Join Mark Beltaire every Saturday night at 10:00 to explore the many flavors of the Blues:  Happy, joyful,  crazy describe the Blues. And, yes, sometimes wonderfully sad.  But no matter what the flavor, it’s always real.  The Blues Cruise celebrates what was, what is and what will always be the Blues. Every show is different[...]
Feb 16 @ 11:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Classic Rock Saturday Night
11:00 pm
After Mark Beltaire gets the party going with two hours of Rockin’ the Boat, we so no reason to stop soon.  So we carry on with two more hours of Classic Rock tuned up just right for your Saturday night. Saturday nights from 11:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m.
Feb 17 @ 6:00 am – 6:59 am
DW Worldlink
6:00 am
WorldLink brings you 60 jammed-packed minutes of personal tales from around the world – looking at the people behind the current affairs headlines. Weekend mornings at 6:00 a.m. on WVBI. Feed your soul and your mind.™
Feb 17 @ 7:00 am – 7:29 am
World in Progress
7:00 am
As our world continues to grow, it changes. Often in ways that are neither immediately perceptible nor logical. World in Progress offers insights and context. Through in-depth interviews and features, the reporting team team explores the far-reaching and inter-connected consequences of a globalized economy.  From human rights to freedom of speech, movements that swim against[...]
Feb 17 @ 7:30 am – 7:59 am
Living Planet
7:30 am
Living Planet digs deeper into topics that touch our lives every day presenting stories from around the world about the environment. From the food we eat to the waste from products we consume – not to mention all creatures great and small – Living Planet runs the gamut. Saturday mornings at 8:00 a.m. on WVBI.  Feed[...]
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 8:59 am
Interfaith Voices
8:00 am
Interfaith Voices is an independent public radio show fostering interfaith understanding by providing engaging conversation about religion, across many traditions and beliefs. We explore how faith intersects with culture, public policy, and the news of the day. As the nation’s only public radio show exclusively about religion, we are a vital source of knowledge about[...]
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:59 pm
Cottage Mix Sunday
9:00 am
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. On Sunday mornings we toss in a some extra jazz and soft hits to help you enjoy a relaxing day.  Don’t worry.  All of the bits that have made the Cottage Mix and island favorite are[...]
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
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.
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:59 pm
Festival Concerts
1:00 pm
Each week Festival Concert host Rick Fulker will transport you to some of the most exciting classical concerts of Germany’s festival season. This classical music series finds a way to mix the old and the new, from mainstream to contemporary; from Bach to Ives.  Get your classic on Sunday afternoons on WVBI. Sundays from 1:00[...]
Feb 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:59 pm
Cottage Mix
3:00 pm
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. Sundays from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:59 pm
Sunday Night Oldies
5:00 pm
If you love the oldies — from the 50s to the 70s — you’ll love WVBI’s Sunday Night Oldies show. Originally hosted by Phil Becker, it was our first locally produced show originating from our BIC Center studio every Sunday night. Phil worked with you, our listeners, to sort through his “stacks of wax” to[...]
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 7:59 pm
Celtic Connections
7:00 pm
Celtic Connections offers radio listeners a wide variety of traditional and contemporary music associated with the western European lands occupied at one time or another by people of the Celtic tribes and their descendants, including Ireland, Scotland, the Isle of Man, Wales, Cornwall, Brittany, and Galicia, as well as Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, and other[...]
Feb 17 @ 8:00 pm – 8:59 pm
The International Americana Music Show
8:00 pm
The International Americana Music Show, presented by Michael Park, is a weekly radio show that features Americana music made exclusively by non-American artists and includes occasional interviews with the artists talking about their work and influences.  It’s folk music with a twist — every weekend on WVBI. Sunday evenings at 8:00 on WVBI.
Feb 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Full Moon Hacksaw
9:00 pm
Full Moon Hacksaw is a weekly two-hour radio series spotlighting an eclectic mix of classic and modern jazz and blues music, hosted by Arizona radio veteran Tom “Hacksaw” Coulson.  Full Moon Hacksaw features great stories, rare and emerging recordings, as well as conversations with musicians and aficionados. Listen for it Sunday evenings at 9 p.m.[...]
Feb 17 @ 11:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Jazz Night Watch
11:00 pm
WVBI’s Jazz Night Watch takes you through Beaver Island nights in style with a mix of traditional and contemporary jazz.  Occasional specials include looks at new music, artist and theme focused shows and seasonal favorites. Hosted by Kevin Boyle. Monday through Friday overnight from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. (with a break on Friday for the[...]
Feb 18 @ 6:00 am – 3:59 pm
Cottage Mix
6:00 am
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. In addition to current and recent hits, you’ll hear your favorite oldies, some country, a bit of folk and jazz, and cuts from artists who’ve performed on the island.  To keep you up to date, we[...]
Feb 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:59 pm
WVBI Hot Hits Cottage Mix
4:00 pm
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. On weekday afternoons from 4:00 to 7:00 (6:00 on Fridays), it’s a special mix of the Lake Michigan’s hottest hits.  Don’t touch that radio.  You might burn yourself. Weekday afternoons from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on[...]
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BEAVER ISLAND ORAL HISTORY PROJECT: 1950s-1970s @ St. James Township Hall
7:00 pm
BEAVER ISLAND ORAL HISTORY PROJECT: 1950s-1970s PLACE: ST. JAMES TOWNSHIP HALL DATES: JANUARY 7, 2019 7-9 P.M. JANUARY 21, 2019 7-9 P.M. ­­   The Beaver Island Historical Society is organizing a Beaver Island oral history project based on Island events during the 1950s, 60’s and ’70s.  The public is invited to attend group sessions[...]
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:59 pm
Cottage Mix
7:00 pm
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. Especially at sundown when, after a news update at 7:00, it’s all music until the Jazz Night Watch starts.  In addition to current and recent hits, you’ll hear your favorite oldies, some country, a bit of[...]
Feb 18 @ 10:00 pm – Feb 19 @ 5:59 am
Jazz Night Watch
10:00 pm
WVBI’s Jazz Night Watch takes you through Beaver Island nights in style with a mix of traditional and contemporary jazz.  Occasional specials include looks at new music, artist and theme focused shows and seasonal favorites. Hosted by Kevin Boyle. Monday through Friday overnight from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. (with a break on Friday for the[...]
Feb 19 @ 6:00 am – 3:59 pm
Cottage Mix
6:00 am
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. In addition to current and recent hits, you’ll hear your favorite oldies, some country, a bit of folk and jazz, and cuts from artists who’ve performed on the island.  To keep you up to date, we[...]
Play Pickleball! @ Beaver Island Community Center
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Play Pickleball! @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
A cross between tennis, badminton and ping pong, Pickle-ball is a fun and exciting game for all ages! Played with with 2 or 4 people, Pickle-ball works with hand-eye coordination skills, shot placement and strategy versus brute power, or strength. Come learn how to lob, slam, drive and volley!
Feb 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:59 pm
WVBI Hot Hits Cottage Mix
4:00 pm
WVBI’s Cottage Mix is like a box of chocolates.  You never know what you’ll get next–but it’ll be good. On weekday afternoons from 4:00 to 7:00 (6:00 on Fridays), it’s a special mix of the Lake Michigan’s hottest hits.  Don’t touch that radio.  You might burn yourself. Weekday afternoons from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on[...]