Calendar of Events

FEBRUARY

Postponed: AFRICAN FABRIC WORKSHOP
Celebrate Black History Month with an intergenerational workshop on the meaning behind African printed fabrics led by Baltimore-based designer Akos “Sunday” Regal.
POSTPONED – Please check back for a new date. 

COMPANY TOWNS
Hear from an interdisciplinary panel of experts on company towns, including Sparrows Point, in the past and present.
WHEN Thurs, Feb 13 | 7-8:30pm
WHERE Motor House, 120 W. North Avenue
COST Free

MY DUNDALK PHOTO CONTEST KICK-OFF
See a pop-up exhibition of WWII photographs from Bethlehem Steel’s Fairfield Shipyards and learn about a new photography contest organized by Dundalk Renaissance.
WHEN Thurs, Feb 27 | 6-7:30pm
WHERE The Forge, 11 Center Place, Dundalk
COST Free

 

MARCH

BOOKMAKING WORKSHOP
Learn the art of bookmaking from Jordan Levine of Wonderbooks Press. Ages 13+. Supplies provided, no experience necessary.
WHEN Sun, Mar 1 | 12:30-3:30pm
COST $20 members/$25 non-members/Advanced registration required

PHOTOGRAPHING THE FALL OF STEEL
Baltimore photojournalist J. M. Giordano will show photos from his project, “Shuttered: Images from the Fall of Bethlehem Steel,” followed by a group discussion about the plant’s demise.
WHEN Sat, Mar 21 | 11am-12:30pm
WHERE BCPL North Point branch, 1716 Merritt Blvd, Dundalk
COST Free

 

APRIL

PERFORMANCE & DISCUSSION
See excerpts from Single Carrot Theatre’s Bulgaria! Revolt! by Miranda Rose Hall with Elizabeth Dinkova and Michael Costagliola followed by a panel discussion on immigration.
WHEN Thurs, Apr 2 | 7-8:30pm
COST $20 members/$25 non-members/advanced registration required (Registration link will be posted at a later date.)

SMITHSONIAN MUSEUM DAY
Students from the University of Baltimore will showcase their work as part of the NASA SUITS Design Challenge, exploring the 21st century industry of augmented reality, from 10:30-12. Families can participate in a hands-on STEM activity in Decker Gallery.
WHEN Sat, Apr 4 | 10am-4pm
COST 
Free

PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Photojournalist J. M. Giordano will review photography basics and lead a hands-on workshop throughout the historic public market. Bring your own equipment, all levels welcome.
WHEN Sat, Apr 4 | 12-2pm
WHERE BMA Lexington Market, 400 W. Lexington St
COST Free

COMMUNITY NIGHT: CITIZENSHIP CELEBRATION
This free, after-hours open house celebrates civic engagement through a resource fair with information about the naturalization process and hands-on activities for kids.
WHEN Weds, Apr 8 | 4-7pm
COST Free

TANK TO TAP: UNDERSTANDING THE BREWING SUPPLY CHAIN
Hear from a panel of brewing industry professionals on how they source supplies and sample the special BMI beer from Diamondback Brewing Company.
WHEN Thurs, Apr 16 | 6-9pm
COST $10 members/$12 non-members/advanced registration suggested 
 

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, Sept-June| 10:30am-11:30am
COST  Kids: Free;  Adults: $5;  BMI Members: Free. Advance registration suggested, contact kedelmann@thebmi.org or 410.727.4808 x132

February
4 Trucks
11 Valentines Day and Bakery
18 Printing Press
25 Garments

March
3 Can It!!
10 Pharmacy
17 St. Patrick’s Day
24 Airplanes
31 Music in Baltimore

April
7 Umbrellas 
14 Tug boats and boats in Baltimore Harbor
21 Earth Day
28 Transportation.. trains

 

MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE: Join Mr. Cork Thursday afternoons for pop-up Mother Goose on the Loose at the BMI! Know some little ones who want to go on a musical adventure? This fun-filled storytime is just for them!
WHEN Every Thursday | 4:00pm-4:30pm
COST Free| Suggested Donation of $2.

  

 

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