Winter Arrives on the Emerald Isle

The first day of December brought a blanket of snow to the island complicating Thanksgiving visit departures for some, but painting a festive holiday backdrop for us to enjoy.  On December 7th we’ll join the Beaver Island Chamber and many island merchants in a...

PABI Seeks Chief Executive Officer

The Preservation Association of Beaver Island is pleased to announce that we are searching for our first staff Chief Executive Officer.  A generous pledge by a donor will allow us to transfer a number of executive functions now handled by volunteers to the person who...

Forward Through the Fall

Our fall colors are passed peak as we start the month of November, but plenty of fall splendor remains both in the woods and around the island as we get ready for another spectacular winter on America’s Emerald Isle.  Events at the BIC Center continue at the BIC...

Discover Fall at the BIC Center

Summer is now officially gone and fall is here, at least according to the celestial calendar.  It was a busy summer for the Island, which always leaves in its wake come cleanup to do.  On Saturday September 28th the Beaver Island Community Center is hosting the annual...

Discover Summer in the Fall on the Island

The “official” end of summer doesn’t mean the end of summer-like weather on the island or the end of fun at your Beaver Island Community Center. September brings the Irish Festival to the island with special events here at the Community Center...

Summer Fun at the BIC Center

Our Celebrate Summer 2019 events continue.  On August 30, we welcome Erin Coburn to the McDonough’s Market Theater for an evening of special music from this rising star. She has captivated her audiences since a young age, with her prowess on guitar, her powerful...

August Events

Our summer events continue at the BIC Center with two headline shows and lots of activities every day all month.  On the 10th we’ll present an evening of stand up comedy for Homecoming Weekend as Ken Evans and Cam “Big Fella” Rowe turn the BIC Center into...

Summer Gala a Success! Now, on with Summer

PABI’s Summer Gala was once again a successful event thanks to broad participation from the island community.  Many stepped forward to offer items for auction.  BIC Center staff and PABI volunteers worked very hard to organize the event.  A good time was had by...

Spring is here!

It’s been wet and cloudy on the island, but sunny days with temperatures cracking 60 are more and more frequent.  The morels are out in the woods, and the Trillium and other spring flowers of the forest are bursting forth.  Here at the BIC Center, we’re...