Calendar of Events
ENGINEERING INDUSTRY: ROBOTICS DEMONSTRATION
Get a close-up view of the cutting edge of robotics during the Maryland Engineering Challenge “Robot” competition for high school students.
WHEN Sun, April 14 | 12:30pm-2pm
TRADEPOINT ATLANTIC OPEN HOUSE
Learn more about the Bethlehem Steel community engagement and preservation initiative while meeting museum staff.
WHEN Wed, April 17 | 6pm-8pm
WHERE Tradepoint Atlantic is located at 1600 Sparrows Point Blvd., Baltimore MD 21219
WORKIN’ IT: STORIES ABOUT MAKING A LIVING IN BALTIMORE
Workin’ It: Stories about Making a Living in Baltimore returns May 16! Join the Stoop Storytelling Series and the BMI for an evening of true, personal tales exploring the past, present, and future of work in our city. We’re seeking storytellers! Details on how to submit your story can be found here: bit.ly/BMIWorkinIt
WHEN Thurs, May 16 | 7pm-10pm
COST $20 members | $25 non-members | Advance registration suggested | Register
BMI Community Day
We’re kicking off the 11th season of the BMI Farmers Market with a full day of happenings and FREE museum admission! Enjoy hands-on activities for kids as well as local produce, breads, meat & eggs, ready-to-eat goods, artisan items and more from 9am-1pm. From 10am-4pm free museum admission will include an author talk with Justin Nordstrom on his book “Aunt Sammy’s Radio Recipes” (11am-12:30pm). PLUS free onsite parking!
WHEN Sat, March 18 | 9am-4pm
A MILL ON THE PATAPSCO
Senior museum educator Jack Burkert will recount the history of Sparrows Point: the story of Bethlehem Steel, the people of “the Point,” and the legacy of the steel industry in this region.
WHEN Wed, June 5 | 7pm-8pm
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
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 *Registration will open on May 1st
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 410.727.4808 x132
APR 2 Music
APR 9 Boats in the Harbor
APR 16 Recycling & Earth Day
APR 23 Transportation
APR 30 Springtime & Orioles
MAY 7 Mother’s Day
MAY 14 Tools
MAY 21 Umbrellas
MAY 28 Chesapeake Bay
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
APR 6 Fun with Catapults (12:30pm-3:30pm)
APR 13 Learn about Dredging
APR 20 Create your own Seed Bombs
APR 27 Coding with Mice
MAY 4 Basket Weaving
MAY 11 Making sand art
MAY 18 Create your own Bubble Wand (10am-1pm)
MAY 25 Learn the art of Storytelling
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