Calendar of Events

September

SAVE THE CRANE FUNDRAISER
Chef’s Expressions’ annual Summer Soiree is back for the 6th year! Join us as we say farewell to the Summer with an unforgettable waterfront celebration featuring live music, creative cuisine, cutting-edge cocktails and great company. A portion of proceeds from this event will be donated to the “Save the Crane” campaign.
WHEN Thurs, Sept 6 / 6:30pm—9:30pm
COST $40 / Advanced registration required / Register online

NEIGHBORHOOD NIGHT
South Baltimore residents are invited to an after-hours open house featuring kids’ activities, music, and treats from local vendors.
WHEN Tues, Sept 25 / 4pm—7pm
COST Free

BMORE HISTORIC UNCONFERENCE
Discuss public history and historic preservation in this participant-led unconference.
WHEN Fri, Sept 28 / 8:30am—4pm
COST $10-25 / Advanced registration recommended / Register online

APPAREL MANUFACTURING WORKSHOP: STARTING YOUR OWN FASHION LABEL
Learn about the product development process to turn a fashion idea into a manufacturing reality.
WHEN Sun, Sept 30 / 12pm—3pm
COST $35 members / $45 non-members / Advanced registration required / Register online

October

DOORS OPEN BALTIMORE / DBFA SCHOOL & CHILDREN’S PROGRAMMING FAIR
Discover the historic architecture of the BMI as part of Doors Open Baltimore, a weekend of architectural adventure across Charm City, and meet with principals, parents, and providers at the Downtown Baltimore Family Alliance’s School & Children’s Programming Fair (10am—1pm).
WHEN Sat, Oct 6 / 10am—4pm
COST Free

ALONG ROUTE 1: THE AUTOMOBILE AGE FROM BALTIMORE TO DC
Author Aaron Marcavitch will share stories and historic images from the historic US Route 1 corridor between Baltimore and Washington, DC, and sign copies of his book.
WHEN Weds, Oct 17 / 6:30pm—8pm
COST Free

FREE FALL BALTIMORE / BALTIMORE CHILDREN’S BUSINESS FAIR
Meet entrepreneurs ages 6-14 during Free Fall Baltimore, the celebration of arts and culture.
WHEN Sun, Oct 21 / 12pm—3pm
COST Free

FOOD TRUCK RALLY
Local food trucks present a free rally on the waterfront, featuring local vendors, family-friendly activities, a bar and live music.
WHEN Sun, Oct 28 / 12pm—4pm
COST Free

 


Special Programs

MEMBERS-ONLY TOURS  Exclusively for BMI Members, these tours are just one of the many benefits of membership. Join, upgrade, or renew your membership. (Check back soon for upcoming tours.)

Every Week

WEE WORKERS  Preschoolers will love this program just for them. Explore the museum’s galleries through stories, songs, crafts, and pint-size tours with a different theme each week.
WHEN  Tuesdays through June 18, 2019 / 10:30am-11:30am
COST  Kids: Free;  Adults: $5;  BMI Members: Free. Advance registration suggested, contact kedelmann@thebmi.org or 410.727.4808 x132

SEPTEMBER
SEPT 18     Autumn, Apples and Acorns 
SEPT 25     Autumn & the Baltimore Ravens 
OCTOBER
OCT 2     Lunch Boxes, food in the factories 
OCT 9     Scarecrows 
OCT 16   The Grocery Store 
OCT 23   Shoes and Footwear 
OCT 30   Halloween 
NOVEMBER
NOV 6     Paint and Colors 
NOV 13   Hats and ties 
NOV 20   Herbs & spices at Thanksgiving 
NOV 27   Telephones 

WEEKEND WORKERS  It’s all about fun as you discover how things work. These engaging activities allow children of all ages to investigate the world around them. Please note, weekly activities are subject to change.
WHEN  Saturdays / 11am-2pm unless noted
COST  Free with museum admission

SEPTEMBER
SEPT 1     Solar Powered Cars
SEPT 8     Making Electricity
SEPT 15   Coding for Kids
SEPT 22   Money Minting
SEPT 29   Take Apart Machines

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