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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May 24 – May 26 all-day
Harbour Market Season Opening Weekend @ Harbour Market | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
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[...]
May 24 – May 27 all-day
Season Opening Weekend @ Circle M
12:00 am
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[...]
May 24 – May 26 all-day
The Restaurant Season Opening Weekend @ Beaver Island Lodge | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
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 @ Beaver Island Community School
May 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ruth & Max Bloomquist @ Beaver Island Community School
3:00 pm
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 @ 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[...]
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[...]
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
May 25 @ 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
1:00 pm
Come to the library and show us your building talents.  Or, just play with the blocks and have fun.
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
1:00 pm
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 @ 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[...]
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
May 25 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
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[...]
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[...]
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
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[...]
WoW 2019: Closing Festivities @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
May 26 @ 6:15 pm
WoW 2019: Closing Festivities @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:15 pm
Join us for fun and prizes during the Beaver Island Birding Trivia Challenge and recognition of the birders who traveled the farthest.
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
11:00 am
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[...]
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
9:30 am
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.
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
7:00 am
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 @ Peaine Township Hall
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Talking Threads Quilt Guild @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:30 am
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 @ Gregg Fellowship Center
May 29 @ 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
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;[...]
Gala Benefit Concert – JEEYOON KIM on piano @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Gala Benefit Concert - JEEYOON KIM on piano @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
‘She is simply a force of nature, one who lives for that special connection with a live audience.’ – Gordon Brown, KFSD San Diego ‘…we would go to a recital by Ms. Kim for something else, something which today gets rarer and rarer:  an experience of shared feeling, of that impersonal intimacy that music can[...]
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm
Lego Club @ Beaver Island District Library
1:00 pm
Come to the library and show us your building talents.  Or, just play with the blocks and have fun.
Universe of Stories Kick off Party @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 1 @ 3:00 pm
Universe of Stories Kick off Party @ Beaver Island District Library |  |  |
3:00 pm
Join us as we kick off the Summer Reading program: A universe of stories. Games, Arts and Crafts, Food and a Space theme movie!
Podiatrist @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Podiatrist @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
9:00 am
Dr. Patrick Richmond is a Podiatry Specialist based in Petoskey, Michigan. He brings his 28 years of diverse experience to our Island residents for the fourth year. To make an appointment on Beaver Island, call the Health Center at 231-448-2275.
Dr Mann is in @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Jun 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dr Mann is in @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
9:30 am
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,[...]