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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Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – Jul 20 @ 9:00 pm
Museum Week 2019
9:00 am
Discover Beaver Island history with the annual Museum Week full of informative and entertaining events including: music; presentations on nature, history, and Native American culture; nature walks and cruises, and an art show. Museum Week 2018 was the most amazing and well attended ever, so you don’t want to miss Museum Week 2019. Check back here[...]
The Bootstrap Boys - Beaver Island Mac Party
9:00 pm
The Bootstrap Boys are a four-piece country band based in Grand Rapids, MI, The Bootstrap Boys have developed a unique sound that takes ita cues from that particular mix of country and gospel found in the small churches of rural Michigan, spiced with the redneck flavor of the small town honky tonks of the Midwest.[...]
Jesse Ray & the Carolina Catfish @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
Jul 17 @ 9:30 pm – Jul 18 @ 12:30 am
Jesse Ray & the Carolina Catfish @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
9:30 pm
Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish is simplicity with volume. This band boasts Jammie awards for all three of their studio works published. They will bring the live performance you have yearned for. With Jesse Ray’s powerful guitar, cutting harmonica, and rockin’ vocals, to  Dingo Hopp’s audacious percusion. Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish have[...]
Farmer’s Market @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Farmer's Market @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:00 am
You’ll find farm fresh fruits and vegetables, jams, jellies, honey, cheese, fresh baked bread, cookies, fudge and more every Thursday morning during the summer at the Beaver Island Farmer’s Market at the Paradise Bay Coffee Shop. You can shop the market and then grab a bite to eat at the Coffee Shop.  Here’s a word[...]
Kickboxing @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Kickboxing @ Beaver Island Community Center
9:30 am
Kickboxing? Yes, kickboxing for exercise.  It’s a great workout and you can learn some self defense moves along the way.  Join physical education expert Jimmy McCafferty for a class that will get you going.
Pickleball @ Municipal Tennis Courts
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Pickleball @ Municipal Tennis Courts | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:30 am
A cross between tennis, badminton and ping pong, Pickleball is a fun and exciting game for all ages! Played with with 2 or 4 people, Pickleball works with hand-eye coordination skills, shot placement and strategy versus brute power, or strength. Come learn how to lob, slam, drive and volley! During the summer, we play outdoors[...]
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.
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Games Galore @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
Rummikub, Mexican Train, Scrabble, Hand ‘n Foot, Mahjong…players choose from these and other games (except no cage wrestling).  Share your skills or learn some new ones as you compete, laugh and exercise your brain. Coffee, treats and a stunning view of Paradise Bay provided from Carol’s Hangout at the BIC Center.  
Beaver Island Music Festival – The Line Up @ Beaver Island Hideaway Campground
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 1:00 am
Beaver Island Music Festival - The Line Up @ Beaver Island Hideaway Campground
6:00 pm
Beaver Island Music Festival promotes the variety and tradition of all music and art. We want to create opportunities for all artists, be an educational resource, and strongly encourage community and family involvement in an outdoor environment combining nature, renewable energies, music, and artwork. Our main goal is to bring attention to the beautiful world[...]
Beaver Island District Library Board Meeting @ Beaver Island District Library
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm
Beaver Island District Library  Board Meeting @ Beaver Island District Library
7:00 pm
The Beaver Island District Library is managed by a board with appointees from each of th eisland’s townships.  It meets on the third Thursday of each month. Agendas, minutes and other board materials are in the board section of the BIDL website.
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.
Moonbeau @ BIMF Festival Stage
Jul 18 @ 8:15 pm
8:15 pm
 
Hymn for Her @ BIMF Festival Stage
Jul 18 @ 11:00 pm
11:00 pm
 
Flexadecible @ BIMF Festival Stage
Jul 18 @ 11:59 pm
11:59 pm
 
Basic Yoga @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Basic Yoga @ Beaver Island Community Center
9:30 am
YOGA at the BIC Center! The Beaver Island Community Center is thrilled to offer for the 10th year the YOGA program presented by Lisa Theriac, aka “YOGA Lisa”! Please join Lisa and her associate Sue Screven for YOGA this summer! Along with sharing this 4,000 yr. old practice, your generous donations for this summer YOGA[...]
Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:30 am
A certified community-based recreational exercise program designed to assist in reducing pain level, increasing flexibility and mobility, and enhancing the ability to cope with arthritis and daily activities. This program emphasizes balance, strength, flexibility, range of motion and brain power, too! Try it…it’s free and it really works!
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.
Beaver Island Wildlife Club @ Peaine Township Hall
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 20 @ 5:30 am
Beaver Island Wildlife Club @ Peaine Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
The Wildlife Club holds it regular meetings on the 3rd Friday of the month at the Peaine Township hall. Contact Jacque LaFreniere for details.
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[...]
Men’s Prayer Breakfast @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Men's Prayer Breakfast @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
8:00 am
Join us Saturday mornigs for fellowship, breakfast and prayer.
Pickleball @ Municipal Tennis Courts
Jul 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Pickleball @ Municipal Tennis Courts | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:30 am
A cross between tennis, badminton and ping pong, Pickleball is a fun and exciting game for all ages! Played with with 2 or 4 people, Pickleball works with hand-eye coordination skills, shot placement and strategy versus brute power, or strength. Come learn how to lob, slam, drive and volley! During the summer, we play outdoors[...]
Self-Defense Class @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Self-Defense Class @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:30 am
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.
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Whiskey Point Lighthouse Tours @ Whiskey Point
11:00 am
Climb the Whiskey Point Lighthouse Tower on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.  If you’ve never seen the view from up top, you need to see it.  If you have seen it, you already know you need to see it again. AFter you clinb the tower, head on out to Protar’s House on[...]
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[...]
Shazam! @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Shazam! @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm