Calendar of Events
A MILL ON THE PATAPSCO
Join the Baltimore Museum of Industry at the Sollers Point branch of the Baltimore County Public Library for an evening of stories about Sparrows Point. The program will include a presentation by BMI senior educator Jack Burkert followed by time to share your own stories. This will be the first of several opportunities for members of the community to participate in the BMI’s Bethlehem Steel Legacy Project.
WHEN Wed, June 5 | 7pm-8:30pm
WHERE Baltimore County Public Library – Sollers Point branch | 323 Sollers Point Road in Dundalk
INDUSTRIAL PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Practice the basics of industrial photography with J. M. Giordano, whose portraits of the fall of Bethlehem Steel are on display in our temporary gallery.
WHEN Sun, June 9 | 12:30pm-2:30pm
COST $15 members | $20 non-members | Advanced registration suggested | Register
INDUSTRIALIST OF THE YEAR AWARDS LUNCHEON
The Baltimore Museum of Industry is pleased to announce Neil Meltzer, President and CEO of LifeBridge Health, as our 2019 William Donald Schaefer Industrialist of the Year. For tickets and sponsorship please click here.
WHEN Wed, June 12 | 11:00am-1:30pm
Drop in to see a wire bookbinding demonstration by Jordan Levine of Baltimore-based Wonderbooks.
WHEN Sun, June 23 | 12pm-3pm
COST Included with museum admission
INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION
Enjoy the best view of fireworks in the city from the museum’s waterfront campus. Ticket includes parking for one car and museum admission for all passengers.
WHEN Thurs, July 4 | 6pm-10pm
COST $55 early bird until June 24 | $65 regular | Advanced registration suggested | Register
Learn the basics of calligraphy with markers from graphic designer and hand lettering artist Colin Tierney. Supplies provided; no experience necessary. Ages 13+.
WHEN Sat, July 27 | 10:30am-2:30pm
COST $80 members | $90 non-members | Advanced registration required | Registration will open soon!
A MILL ON THE PATAPSCO
Join the Baltimore Museum of Industry at the North Point branch of the Baltimore County Public Library for an evening of stories about Sparrows Point. The program will include a presentation by BMI senior educator Jack Burkert followed by time to share your own stories.
WHEN Sat, Aug 10 | 11am-12:30pm
WHERE Baltimore County Public Library – North Point branch | 1716 Merritt Boulevard in Dundalk
Hear from Baltimore photojournalist J.M. Giordano about his artistic process and ask your own questions about working in the photo industry in this online conversation moderated by the BMI.
WHEN Wed, Aug 14 | 7pm-8pm
CLASSIC CAR SHOW
See a showcase of collector vehicles from the Chesapeake Region Antique Automobile Club of America and then step inside the museum to explore the interactive exhibition, “Fueling the Automobile Age.”
WHEN Sun, Aug 25 | 10am-2pm
COST Free (Outdoor portion)
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.)
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 email@example.com or 410.727.4808 x132
JUN 4 Flag Day
JUN 11 Father’s Day
JUN 18 End of Year Party
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
JUN 1 Create Your Own Bouncy Ball
JUN 8 Art with Math
JUN 15 Foil art creations
JUN 22 Create Your Own Moving Picture
JUN 29 DIY Lava Lamp
JUL 6 Create Your Own Spice Rub
JUL 13 Fun with Gears
JUL 20 Jul Straw Bridges
JUL 27 Fruity Science
AUG 3 Aug Learn to Weave
AUG 10 Create a Craft Car
AUG 17 Experiment with Sound
AUG 24 Paper Rockets
AUG 31 Industrial Art
SEPT 7 Build a Earthquake Proof House
SEPT 14 Learn to Sew
SEPT 21 Explore Coding
SEPT 28 Build Your Own Catapult