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.

Want to put this calendar on your website?  We are happy to share. You can use our RSS feeds or we can send you code to embed the calendar as a widget on your site. Just send us an email at calendar@wvbi.net for instructions.

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If you know of an event feed you think belongs in this calendar, paste its iCalendar (.ics) feed’s URL below. If approved, its events will be added to this calendar.

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If you already have your own WordPress website, it’s easy to install your own All-in-One Event Calendar from Timely:

  1. Browse to time.ly/get-your-own-calendar.
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  3. Log into your WordPress dashboard.
  4. Browse to Plugins > Add New > Upload.
  5. Choose the .zip file you just downloaded, and click Install Now.

That’s it! You’ll have your own All-in-One Calendar up and running within minutes.

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May 25 @ 5:00 pm
Bald Eagle Research in the Beaver Island Archipelago @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:00 pm
Bill Parsons, wildlife biologist for the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians will present on Bald Eagle research occurring in the Beaver Island Archipelago. Follow Bald Eagles on their migration from our islands with telemetry. It is suitable for all ages, free, and open to the public without reservations.
Using eBird @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 25 @ 6:00 pm
Using eBird @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:00 pm
Presented by Dr. Eric Myers. Bring your cell phone. Eric is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable user of the Cornell University Laboratory of Ornithology’s eBird app, which allows birders to upload information about the birds they observe. Eric will give hands-on instructions about eBird and explain its value to researchers. Free and open to the public[...]
Birding For Beginners @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 @ 4:00 pm
Birding For Beginners @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
4:00 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[...]
Great Lakes Piping Plover Recovery Program @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 @ 4:45 pm
Great Lakes Piping Plover Recovery Program @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
4:45 pm
Dr. Beth Leuck has been involved in the Piping Plover Recovery Program on Beaver Island for many years. She will explain the history and operation of the program in the Great Lakes with special emphasis on the Beaver Archipelago. Appropriate for all age groups, free, and open to the public without registration.
Green Fire @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 27 @ 1:00 pm
Green Fire @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
Join us for a special screening of the first full-length documentary film ever made about legendary conservation thinker Aldo Leopold, Green Fire explores Leopold’s extraordinary career and his enduring influence – tracing how he shaped the modern conservation movement and continues to inspire projects all over the country that connect people and the land. Leopold proposed[...]
May 27 @ 4:30 pm
Nesting Waterbirds in the Beaver Island Archipelago @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
4:30 pm
Dr. Nancy Seefelt has been working with colonially-nesting birds in the archipelago since 2000. The Beaver Archipelago provides important breeding habitat for many waterbirds, including gulls, terns, herons, and cormorants. This presentation will highlight the population trends of waterbirds, as well as behavior, diet and reproductive success, that nest on these islands. Free and open[...]