Calendar of Events

JANUARY

WEDDING OPEN HOUSE
Find everything you need to plan the perfect event: caterers, DJs, florists, photographers, and more. Explore our beautiful and historic waterfront setting, ideal for your big day.
WHEN Sun, Jan 12 | 5-7pm
COST Free | No advanced registration required
For more information, call 410.727.4808 x119

“AMERICAN FACTORY” SCREENING
A screening of the 2019 documentary “AMERICAN FACTORY” (1 hr 55 min) followed by a 30-minute panel on the future of work in Baltimore.
WHEN Mon, Jan 13 | 6:30-9pm
WHERE SNF Parkway Theatre, 5 W. North Avenue
COST Free | advanced registration required


“SYMPHONY IN THE CITY” at the BMI
Join us for a night of classical fun as the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra kicks-off their 4-part “Symphony in the City” concert series at the BMI. The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will play pieces honoring composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Doors open at 6pm and the concert begins at 7pm, so feel free to come early and explore our galleries until the concert starts!
WHEN Wed, Jan 15 | Doors open at 6pm
COST Free | No registration required

PHOTOGRAPHING THE FALL OF STEEL
Baltimore photojournalist J. M. Giordano will discuss his exhibit currently on display at the BMI, “Shuttered: Images from the Fall of Bethlehem Steel.” Free and open to the public. Funded in part by a grant from Maryland Humanities.
WHEN Thurs, Jan 16 | 7-8:30pm
WHERE Motor House, 120 W. North Avenue
COST Free

COMMUNITY NIGHT: JOB READINESS FAIR
This free, after-hours open house will feature representatives from local nonprofits that offer job training and advancement opportunities.
WHEN Weds, Jan 22 | 4-7pm
COST Free

ARTIST TALK: J. M. GIORDANO
Baltimore photojournalist J. M. Giordano will discuss his photography of the steel industry.
WHEN Fri, Jan 31 | 12-1pm
WHERE BMA Lexington Market, 400 W Lexington St
COST Free

 

FEBRUARY

PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP (POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 4,2020)
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 (POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 4,2020)
WHERE BMA Lexington Market, 400 W. Lexington St
COST Free

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.
WHEN Sat, Feb 8 | 10-11:30am
COST $10 per person or $15 per family | Advanced registration suggested: http://bit.ly/africanfabricwksp

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

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

November
5 Paint and Colors
12 Hats & Ties
19 Telephones
26 Herbs & Spices at Thanksgiving

December
3 Movies
10 Winter Holidays in Maryland

Wee Workers will be off for the holidays, returning on Jan. 7, 2020.

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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