What’s at the BIC Center?
No matter how you choose to enjoy the BIC Center, we think you’ll find that it is the heart of our great community. And, it’s where your island adventure begins.
Come to the Front Desk in the Ray & Ann Stanhope Welcome Center for advice on your island visit. Check the brochure wall for information on island activities and opportunities.
Food, Snacks & Beverages
Stop in for fresh coffee, tea, pop, snacks including Nathan’s hot dogs, pizza, ice cream sandwiches, pretzels, candy, breakfast items and more.
Most Saturdays September to June and Saturdays during the summer when our other events allow.
Freewill movie donation; students free! Concessions available! Nathan’s hot dogs, pretzels, popcorn, pizza, snacks & candy!
Saturday Matinee at 4 pm
Saturday Evening at 7 pm
Click here to see what’s coming to the McDonough’s Market Theater at the BIC Center.
We show movies using a digital projection system with a digital, multi-channel surround sound system. See it on the BIG screen with the BIG sound at the BIC Center!
Come upstairs to the Ray & Ann Stanhope Hangout to enjoy satellite television on a 55″ smart TV with Netflix, Amazon Prime, BLU Ray, DVD, PS3 and Wii; lounging and reading areas, pool table, Foosball, board games and game tables, and Bose radio/CD player, all with one of the best views of Paradise Bay anywhere in St. James.
Mondays, Thursdays & Saturdays
10:00 – Noon
Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program
Tuesday & Friday 10:30-11:30am
Thursdays 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Check the Community Calendar for a complete schedule.
Take care of that emergency project with our WiFi service, four computers with a printer, fax, and scanning. Need a place to get some work done, study or have a quick meeting? We’ve got the space for that, too. All free.
Need audio production services? We have multi-track digital recording capability in our theater (with its great acoustics great for musical perfromances) and studio production facilities at WVBI that are great for voice-over work, recording narration or editing material for your project. You’ll need to contact us in advance to check on availability and get pricing.
Educational, entertaining, invigorating and engaging–something for everyone! Check out the the BIC Center Calendar for our year-round calendar of events and special activities! Click here for a look at upcoming events at the BIC Center.
Want to rent space for your event? With a commercial kitchen, full AV capabilities and flexible space, the BIC Center makes a perfect venue for a wedding, family reunion, professional meeting or a special celebration.
Need tables or chairs for an event at your location? We have chairs and tables for that.
To learn more, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us at 231-448-2022.
Monday – Friday
9am – 5pm
Get in touch. Questions? Need info on booking the BIC Center for your event? Need chair or table rentals? Give us a call at 231-448-2022, stop in or send us an email at email@example.com.
Send us something. Our mailing address is P.O. Box 494, Beaver Island, MI 49782. For UPS and FedEx use 26215 Main Street, Beaver Island, MI 49782. Need to fax us? 231-448-2103.
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