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.

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Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Blacksmithing Demonstration @ Heritage Park
1:00 pm
Join us at Heritage Park for Fun Days Monday through Wednesday and see blacksmithing demonstrations by members of the Michigan Blacksmithing Artists Assocation. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Antiques Appraisal Show Item Drop Off @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Antiques Appraisal Show Item Drop Off @ Beaver Island Community Center
12:00 pm
Please drop off items to be appraised Wednesday evening Antiques Appraisal Show at the Community Center between 12-3  today!  A receipt will be issued and items will be securely stored overnight for research and returned after the show on Wednesday evening.  The registration is limited to two items per family, $10 for the first item,  $5 for[...]
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Blacksmithing Demonstration @ Heritage Park
1:00 pm
Join us at Heritage Park for Fun Days Monday through Wednesday and see blacksmithing demonstrations by members of the Michigan Blacksmithing Artists Assocation. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Singers of the Teal Lake Drum
1:00 pm
Join us at Holy Cross Parish for Singers of the Teal Lake Drum.  The Singers of the Teal Lake Drum are Native American.  As they participate in a Drum Circle each member stands and sings a piece about the cultural meaning of each instrument and their connection to Bishop Baraga.   Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Baraga History Talk & Walk @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Baraga History Talk & Walk @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
2:00 pm
Join us for a special presentation on Bishop Baraga’s involvement with Beaver Island. Speakers will include: NMU History Professor Emeritus Russell Magnaghi will talk about Baraga’s history and encounter with the Strangites. Lenore McKeen, Executive Director of the Bishop Baraga Association will talk about the Baraga cause for veneration and how his life inspires her.[...]
Picnic at the Point @ Whiskey Point
Jul 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Picnic at the Point @ Whiskey Point
11:30 am
Join us for Week 4 of Picnic at the Point.  Bring a lunch and enjoy two presentations and the fabulous views.  This week: Native Water Ceremony performed by Theresa Keshick & JD Gibson and talk about the Beaver Island USCG History with Frank Hacket. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
12:00 pm
Enjoy the works and talent of local artists, painters, photographers,  woodworkers.  Most works displayed are offered for sale and a portion of the proceeds of the show benefits the BIHS. Be one of the 500+ who visit every year to see what amazing bursts of creativity have exploded from the Beaver Island Art Scene!  Open from[...]
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Protar’s House: Living History & Tour
12:00 pm
Join us for an in depth look at the home of an island legend.  Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Blacksmithing Demonstrations @ Heritage Park
2:00 pm
Today is the last day for blacksmithing demonstrations during Fun Days at Heritage Park.  Don’t miss out! Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
12:00 pm
Enjoy the works and talent of local artists, painters, photographers,  woodworkers.  Most works displayed are offered for sale and a portion of the proceeds of the show benefits the BIHS. Be one of the 500+ who visit every year to see what amazing bursts of creativity have exploded from the Beaver Island Art Scene!  Open from[...]
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Protar’s House: Living History & Tour
12:00 pm
Join us for an in depth look at the home of an island legend.  Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Sounds of the Harbor @ Marine Museum
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sounds of the Harbor @ Marine Museum
12:00 pm
Adam Fogg will toot the Beaver Island whistles and horns.  Check out all of our Museum Week 2018 events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org/museum-week.html or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fishing Families & Boat Captains @ Marine Museum
1:00 pm
From 1 – 4 all fishing families and boat captains are invited to the marine museum social to share their stories.  We will be recording the historical accounts.  This is also a great time for the public to visit our Marine Museum and meet our Maritime Celebrities and hear the stories.   Check out all of[...]
Water Carnival @ Public Beach
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Water Carnival @ Public Beach
11:00 am
Join us for the BIHS Water Carnival: Paper boatbuilding with a shoreline race, face painting, vintage bike show and bike decorating, and children’s bike parade, along with entertainment from Clark the Juggler. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
12:00 pm
Enjoy the works and talent of local artists, painters, photographers,  woodworkers.  Most works displayed are offered for sale and a portion of the proceeds of the show benefits the BIHS. Be one of the 500+ who visit every year to see what amazing bursts of creativity have exploded from the Beaver Island Art Scene!  Open from[...]
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Protar’s House: Living History & Tour
12:00 pm
Join us for an in depth look at the home of an island legend.  Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Bamboozled on Beaver Island Story Hour @ Beaver Island District Library
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Bamboozled on Beaver Island Story Hour @ Beaver Island District Library
1:00 pm
A special story hour with Lori E. Taylor, author of Bamboozled on Beaver Island. She will entertain children and the young at heart with a festive garden walk and a puppet show. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.
Jul 21 @ 6:40 pm
Museum Week BINGO
6:40 pm
BINGO!  It’s a fundraiser for the Beaver Island Historical Society.  Hang with you risland buddies.  Have fun.  Rasie money to support the museums, Museum Week and other BIHS work. Check out all of our events at http://www.beaverislandhistory.org or museumweek.wvbi.net.