News Update

Community Calendar for Monday, January 14th, 2019

GD: Today is Monday, January 14th, 2019.  I’m Greg Doig, with the W-V-B-I Community Calendar.

GD: First some news…

The Discover Beaver Island 2019 Summer Calendar is online and it includes all of your favorite summer season events—from May through October.  To find it, just point your browser at summer dot W-V-B-I dot net.  If your summer event isn’t listed there, let us know about it with an email to calendar at W-V-B-I dot net or add it yourself with the handy Post Your Event Button in the upper right of the Calendar..


BICS School Board Meeting 7 p.m.



Arthritis foundation exercise program at 10 AM

Pickleball at 10 a.m.

The St James Planning Commission is meeting at 7:00 pm at the St James township hall.


Talking Threads Quilt Guild Peaine Township Hall 0930


½ day for students at BICS and also Friday

BICC Pickle Ball at 10 Games Galore at 1300

Euchre Stoney Acre at 1900

BI Historical Society Meeting 7 p.m.?


Arthritis foundation exercise program at bicc Friday at 10 AM

BICS Basketball at home versus 5:30 p.m. Ojibwe


BICS Basketball at home versus 8:30 a.m. Ojibwe

Lego club Beaver Island District Library Saturday at one

Self-defense class at Peaine Township Hall Saturday at 5 PM

Movies Saturday
Early: 4 p.m.  Journey to the Edge of the Universe

1h 31min | Documentary A journey through space and time. Using one single, unbroken shot, explore the entire length of the universe.

Late: 7 p.m.  1985

1h 25min | Drama A closeted young man goes home for the holidays and struggles to reveal his dire circumstances to his conservative family.

Call 2022 if you have any questions about what’s happening at the BICC

Sunday Worship Services – Check Calendar


presented every day with the support of the good folks down at McDonough’s Market:


Cloudy. Temps nearly steady around 30. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.


Mostly Cloudy. Low 21F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Greenes Bay Beach – Boyle Family Station

31 and winds at 8mph from SSW

Marine Report


West to southwest winds 10 to 20 kt. Slight chance of light freezing drizzle this morning, then slight chance of rain, light freezing rain and snow this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft.


West winds 10 to 20 kt becoming northwest 10 to 15 kt. Slight chance of light freezing rain, snow with patchy light freezing drizzle in the evening, then chance of light freezing rain and snow with possible freezing drizzle and overnight. Waves 2 to 4 ft.

TRAFFIC:  No delays on the island beltway. Traffic smooth in and out to both airports. But the roads are slick with ice, so let’s be careful out there. Especially in the school zone.


Mea culpa

:a formal acknowledgment of personal fault or error

GD: Now, birthdays: 

Samantha Kuligoski

GD: Now, to wrap up for this Beaver Island Monday…

Here’s a thought for the day: For Lucas and Sophia and all our listeners –

Anonymous- “Be an encourager, the world has enough critics already.”

On a lighter note…

A lot of people that made New Years resolution to diet have already quit. They are now known after eating as desserters!!!

SFX: Studio Bell

GD: That’s the W-V-B-I Community Calendar Monday, January 14th, 2019

The Annual Fundraiser for PABI is going on now. Go to to learn how you can help.

Mission Deep Space has begun for Team BIROBOT at BICS. Follow them at their website and help support by going to

I’m Greg Doig at the pest free Hogarth Pest Control Studios of the Voice of Beaver Island wishing you a great day, and asking you: why not make it the best day ever?  And, thanks for listening.