Calendar of Events

July

REMEMBERING SPARROWS POINT
Examine modeling of the Bethlehem Steel mill at Sparrows Point and hear recollections from labor historian Bill Barry.
WHEN Sun, July 29 / 1:30pm—3:00pm
COST Included with admission

August

YEAR OF THE MARKET: BALTIMORE’S ICE CREAM INDUSTRY, THEN & NOW
Hear about commercial ice cream production in Charm City from the 19th century until today and sample sweet treats from local ice cream artisans.
WHEN Sat, August 4 / 11am—12:30pm
COST Free

YEAR OF THE MARKET: WATERFRONT YOGA
Stretch your muscles and enliven your spirit with a yoga class on the waterfront terrace, and then stop by the Farmers’ Market after class.
WHEN Sat, August 18 / 9:30am—10:30am
COST $10 suggested donation

CLASSIC CAR SHOW
See a showcase of collector vehicles from the Chesapeake Region Antique Automobile Club of America. Step inside the museum to explore our newest exhibition, “Fueling the Automobile Age,” where you can meet “The Art of the Car” author Bob Paulding. 20% of book sales benefit the museum.
WHEN Sun, August 26 / 10am—2pm
COST Outdoor portion free / Exhibit and signing included with admission

September

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

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
 


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  This program has ended for the summer, but will return in September 2018.
COST  Kids: Free;  Adults: $5;  BMI Members: Free.

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

JULY
JULY 7     Engineering Towers
JULY 14   Designing Roller Coasters (11:30-2:30)
JULY 21   Book Making
JULY 28   Snap Circuits
AUGUST
AUGUST 4     Create Your Own Board Game
AUGUST 11   Kids Stained Glass
AUGUST 18   Engineering with You Make a Difference STEMMA
AUGUST 25   Drawing Like a Shipbuilder with the BMI Archives

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