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Community Calendar for Monday, March 27, 2023


WVBI Community Calendar
March 27, 2023

Now, here’s a look at what’s happening on your island…


Here’s your meeting planner for the week: B-I-A has its monthly meeting set for Tuesday at 4:00.  That’s it for the week.  Meeting locations and details are in the calendar entries online.


Today, Magical Kids Week gets underway at the BIC Center with Dino Day.  There’ll be dinosaur digs, dinosaur tracks and a yummy lunch. Things get underway at noon and run until 2:00.


Tuesday, Talking Threads will be crafting out at the Peaine Township Hall starting at 9:00. Pickleball is on from 10:00 to noon in the Theater at the BIC Center. The Arthritis Foundation Exercise program is on at 10:30 in the Hangout. And, it’s tivia time again at the BIC Center. Let’s Get Quizzical gets underway at 6:00 Tuesday evening. Bring your own beverage to enjoy.  There’ll be snacks provided, or grab something at the BIC Center Concession Stand or another island eatery. Speaking of which, over at the Bodega, it’s Taco Tuesday.


Wednesday, Magical Kids Week events continue at the BIC Center from noon to 2:00 with Unicorn Day. There’ll be themed activities and the movie Once Upon a Unicorn all to enjoy while have lunch. Time for Art is from 5:00 to 7:00 at the BIC Center. It will be a session on papermaking lead by Cindy Ricksgers. And, the special at the Bodega on Wednesday is a Coney Dog and fries.


Thursday, Pickleball is 10:00 to noon in the Theater at the BIC Center. Women’s Bible Study is on the calendar over at the Christian Church. Resale shop is open from noon to 4. At 1:00, there’s Story Hour for preschoolers at the library.  Its Burger and a Beer night at the Shamrock. Also, Euchre is on tap at Whiskey Point Brewery Thursday evening. Cards hit the table at 7:00


Friday, the Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program is on at 10:30 up in the Hangout. Pickleball is on Friday, too, from 10:00 to noon in the Theater. Re-sale Shop is open again from noon to 4:00. Spring break fun continues at the BIC Center with the last day of Magical Kids Week. Friday is Harry Potter day. Come on down, get your wand, get sorted, and enjoy activities and lunch in the dining hall while watching Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. Things get underway at noon. And, don’t forget. Friday is Pizza Night at Dalwhinnies Eat in or take out. Just get your order in before 7:00 p.m.


Saturday, there’s Brunch at the Shamrock until from 9:00 to 2:00. The Resale Shop is open from noon to 4:00. Lego Club is at the library at 1:00. Building fun for all ages.  Also, at the BIC Center, movies are on tap. The 4:00 show is Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero. Great anime fun for the whole family. Rated PG-13. The 7:00 show is 80 for Brady. More family fun as a group of grandmas who love Tom Brady decide to see him at the Super Bowl even though they don’t know much about football’s big event.  It’s rated PG-13, too.  Both shows on the BIG screen with the BIG sound in the BIC Center Theater so you can see the movies the way they were meant to be seen. Concession Stand open all day for both shows for snacks, a meal, or both.  No charge for admission but remember your free-will donation helps keep the great movies coming to the BIC Center. Also Saturday Night, it’s Taco Night Dalwhinnies. Dine in or take out. They are open until 7:00.

Sunday there are services at the Christian Church at 10:00 and mass at Holy Cross at 12:15. Also Sunday Brunch at the Shamrock from 9:00 to 2:00.


Looking ahead to next week…


BIRTHDAYS:  None today, but if we missed you on that long list, Happy Birthday to you from all of us at W-V-B-I and your Beaver Island Community Center.



Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph.


A chance of flurries after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.


A chance of flurries before 8am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Tuesday Night

A 40 percent chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the evening.


A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 22.


Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

Thursday Night

Snow likely before 2am, then rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.


Rain, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

Friday Night

Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before 2am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery.


Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.


Partly sunny, with a high near 36.