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.

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BICS Robot Team Competition at Standish HS @ Standish-Sterling Central High School
Mar 3 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm
BICS Robot Team Competition at Standish HS @ Standish-Sterling Central High School
5:00 pm
BICS’s FIRST Robotics Competition team bIrobot takes to the field for its first ever competition at Standish High School.  Fans are welcome to attend.  It’ll be as much fun as any high school sports event with fans in the stands, entertainment, food, cheerleaders, music and more.  Come over to Standish and support the team if[...]
Mar 24 – Mar 26 all-day
BICS Robot Team Competition at Marysville HS @ Marysville High School
12:00 am
BICS’s FIRST Robotics Competition team bIrobot takes to the field for its second competition at Marysville High School near Port Huron (and Canada).  Fans are welcome to attend.  It’ll be as much fun as any high school sports event with fans in the stands, entertainment, food, cheerleaders, music and more.  Come over to Standish and[...]
FRC State Championships @ Delta Plex Arena
Apr 13 – Apr 16 all-day
FRC State Championships @ Delta Plex Arena
12:00 am
  It’s now official (and in the bucket). We are on the way to the FRC State Championships in Grand Rapids.  If you thought the Standish and Marysville district events looked fun, we’re told this will be even more so.  The team is staying at the Sleep Inn & Suites at the Grand Rapids Airport, 4284[...]
Apr 27 – Apr 30 all-day
FIRST FRC World Championship Event @ Edward Jones Dome
12:00 am
Holy robot!  Our performance in the Michigan District events and at the Michigan State Championship event qualifies us to attend the FIRST Championship in St. Louis, Missouri.  We are still working on raising the funds and planning the team trip, but in the meantime here is the information we have about the event so our[...]
Robots @ Beaver Island District Library
Jun 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Robots @ Beaver Island District Library
12:00 pm
Join team bIrobot at the Beaver Island District Library to learn about robots, programming and the many components of the FIRST family of robot leagues (FRC, FTC, FLL and Jr. FLL).  If you are interested in participating next year (and as we get ready for next year over the summer), this is a great opportunity[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am
bIrobot Hosts WVBI’s Top Ten + Five @ WVBI FM 100.1
10:00 am
Join the bIrobot Team (FRC Team 6098) as they host WVBI’s Top Ten + Five to count down the top 15 songs played on the sidelines of FRC robotics competitions and, on the way, let you know what the FIRST family of robotics competitions is all about.  Listen for Erin, Gage, Jared, Kai and Simeon on Saturday[...]
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm
bIrobot Hosts WVBI’s Top Ten + Five @ WVBI FM 100.1
7:00 pm
Join the bIrobot Team (FRC Team 6098) as they host WVBI’s Top Ten + Five to count down the top 15 songs played on the sidelines of FRC robotics competitions and, on the way, let you know what the FIRST family of robotics competitions is all about.  Listen for Erin, Gage, Jared, Kai and Simeon on Saturday[...]
FRC Kickoff Event @ Beaver Island Community School Media Lab
Jan 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
FRC Kickoff Event @ Beaver Island Community School Media Lab
10:30 am
It’s kick-off time for the 2017 FRC Season.  We know now that the theme is Steampunk, but we’ll learn the details of the game at the kick-off event.  Until then, they are a closely guarded secret. Only team members can attend this event in person, but you can watch the webcast.  We’ll post details on[...]
FRC District Competition @ Kettering University
Mar 2 – Mar 4 all-day
FRC District Competition @ Kettering University
12:00 am
The BICS FRC robotics team’s first district competition for 2017 is in Flint.  The team will need to leave Thursday morning, March 2nd, and will return to the island on Sunday morning, March 5th.  While we are there, we will try to get some time to look at the Kettering University Campus.  Check back here[...]
FRC District Competition @ Traverse City Central High School
Apr 6 – Apr 8 all-day
FRC District Competition @ Traverse City Central High School
12:00 am
Our second FIRST Robotics district competition will be at Traverse City Central High School.  This will be a great event for island fans to attend.  You can find out details about the event at http://www.firstinmichigan.org/events/eventInfo.php?id=69&program=frc.  You can find out more about FIRST and BICS’s FRC Team #6098 bIrobot at birobot.org.  Team members and parents, please check[...]
FRC Michigan Championship Competition @ Traverse City Central High School
Apr 6 – Apr 15 all-day
FRC Michigan Championship Competition @ Traverse City Central High School
12:00 am
Thanks to the support of our sponsors and great performances by our many alliance partners, we’ve made it to the state championship event for the second year in a row.  The competitions are at the Ryder Center on the campus of Saginaw Valley State University.  Join us if you can in person or by watching[...]
Open House @ Beaver Island Community School
Jun 8 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Open House @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
3:15 pm
Please join us for an end of the school year Open House at Beaver Island Comm unity School. Our students will have presentations that display examples of their work this year and show the many awards they have one.  It’s been a great year with many successes and awards on all fronts: academics, sports, cheer,[...]
2018 Season Kick-off @ Beaver Island Community School Media Lab
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am
2018 Season Kick-off @ Beaver Island Community School Media Lab
10:00 am
Ah.  The day the bIrobot and all other FRC teams wait for all year.  The start of build season.  No sleeping until February 20 at 11:59 p.m.  If you want to join in the announcement you can check with us about attending our event or visit the FIRST website.
bIrobot Stop Build Day
12:00 am
Today at 11:59:59 (04:59:59 GMT) is the end of the 2018 build season for FRC teams all around the world including the BICS bIrobot team.  bIrobot is among more than 3,000 teams in 30+ countries completing robots that are custom designed and built to compete in this year’s FRC game named Power Up!  The six[...]
FIM District West Michigan Event @ Grand Valley State University
Mar 22 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 24 @ 1:44 am
FIM District West Michigan Event @ Grand Valley State University
4:00 pm
Our first District Event for the 2018 Season is at Grand Valley State University. We have tentatively selected the Sleep Inn in Allendale as our base hotel. Rooms will fill up quickly there, so if you’d like to travel with the team best to book sooner than later. 4869 Becker Drive, Allendale, MI, US, 49401[...]
FIM District Marysville Event @ Marysville High School
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm
FIM District Marysville Event @ Marysville High School
4:00 pm
We’ll return to Marysville High School for our second District Event of the 2018 Season.  We enjoyed competing there during our rookie year and look forward to seeing some of the teams there that helped teach us the ropes. We have tentatively booked space at the Hampton Inn in Port Huron, which is just five[...]
Michigan State Championship Event @ Saginaw Valley State University
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm
Michigan State Championship Event @ Saginaw Valley State University
4:00 pm
The State Champ event returns to Saginaw Valley State University (where we competed last year). We didn’t make it this year, but our friends over in Petoskey did.  We hope you will join us in cheering the Petoskey Paladins on! They are team 3618. You can and watch the event on the http://thebluealliance.org.  They are playing on[...]
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day
FIRST World Championships @ Cobo Hall
12:00 am
 This year the FIRST world championship events are split between two locations–Houston and Detroit.  We didn’t make it this year (there is always next season), but we are looking into a trip to the event so we can attend some of the many conference sessions that are a part of Worlds (and catch a few[...]
bIrobot Movie Festival @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 all-day
bIrobot Movie Festival @ Beaver Island Community Center
12:00 am
We invite you to attend the 2nd Annual bIrobot Movie Festival where we feature films that feature robots.  Before the films, the bIrobot Team will take to the stage to explain what FIRST is all about, demonstrate their robots and answer questions.  This year we will also display our award winning pit facade and other[...]
bIrobot Robotics Summer Camp @ Beaver Island Community School
Aug 6 – Aug 10 all-day
bIrobot Robotics Summer Camp @ Beaver Island Community School
12:00 am
Interested in robots? Programming? Come to the bIrobot Summer Robotics Camp at Beaver Island Community School August 6th through the 10th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day with a final competition time on the 10th at 1:30 p.m.. Design and build a robot to meet challenges in a game revealed at the start[...]
2019 Season Kick-off @ Beaver Island Community School Media Lab
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am
2019 Season Kick-off @ Beaver Island Community School Media Lab
10:00 am
Ah.  The day the bIrobot and all other FRC teams wait for all year.  Kickoff! The start of build season.  No sleeping until February 19 at 11:59 p.m.  If you want to join in the announcement you can check with us about attending our event or visit the FIRST website.