News Update

Community Calendar for Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Here’s your meeting planner for the week: None for the rest of the week. We’ll have next week’s meeting planner on Friday.



On the fun front today, 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…

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 Open Mic Night at the BIC Center sponsored by the Harbour Bodega. The entertainment gets underway at 6:30 Tuesday evening.  There’ll be snacks provided, or grab something at the BIC Center Concession Stand, the Bodega, where it’s Taco Tuesday or another island eatery. Bring your own beverage to enjoy if you like.


BIRTHDAYS:  None today, but yesterday we missed Mary Jane Martin, Kathy Ehinger and Ken McDonald.  Happy Birthday a day late to each of them and, if we missed you on the list today, Happy Birthday to you from all of us at W-V-B-I and your Beaver Island Community Center.



A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 11am and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.


Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph.


Sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday Night

Snow before 2am, then rain. Low around 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.


Rain with patchy drizzle before 8am, then showers likely with patchy drizzle between 8am and 2pm, then rain after 2pm. High near 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Friday Night

Rain before 5am, then rain and snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 25. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 90%.


Snow, mainly before 2pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.


Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

Sunday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.


Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

Monday Night

A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.


A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.