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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
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[...]
Jul 27 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
Jul 31 @ 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[...]
Picnic At the Point Speaker Series @ St. James Township Hall
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Picnic At the Point Speaker Series @ St. James Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 pm
Pack a lunch and join us at the St. James Township Hall rain or shine. Lunch maybe indoors at St. James Township Hall depending on weather. A variety of topics will be presented. Please see the brochure for specific topics and please note the subject may change depending on availability of presenters.
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
Aug 3 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
Aug 7 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
Aug 10 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fish Tasting & Exhibit Opening with Live Music @ BIHS Marine Museum
7:00 pm
The Marine Museum will host a Fish Tasting, Live Music, and Exhibit Opening. Check out the Marine Museum version of Music on the Porch! This will be the fourth session of the ‘THIS PLACE MATTERS- MUSIC ON THE PORCH SERIES.’
Aug 14 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Aug 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
Aug 17 @ 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[...]
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Protar Home Tours @ Protar's House
1:00 pm
Join us on Wednesdays and Saturdays now through August 28, 2019.   The Protar Home is open from 1-3.  The Protar Home is located at 28315 Sloptown Road. BONUS: Make a day out of it! Whiskey Point first, Protar’s second. And, don’t forget BIHS Picnics at the Point on Wednesdays at noon. The Historical Society is[...]
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[...]
Music on the Porch at Protar's House to Honor Members, Docents & Volunteers @ Protar's House
12:00 am
Join us for a special event to honor our Members, Docents and Volunteers. We will have a membership table set up – so no worries you can renew your membership or join the society today!