Calendar of Events

NOVEMBER

STORIES OF STEEL SYMPOSIUM
Share stories about the steel industry through film, photography, and the written word. Made possible by a grant from Maryland Humanities. Have a steel story to share? Record a brief oral history and/or bring photos to digitize.  Click here for program schedule.
WHEN Sun, Nov 3 | 12:30-3pm
COST Free

CHERRY HILL AUTHOR TALK
Discuss postwar residential development with Linda Morris, author of “Cherry Hill: Raising Successful Black Children in Jim Crow Baltimore.”
WHEN Sun, Nov 10 | 2-3:30pm
COST Included with admission

BALTIMORE BEER NIGHT
Immerse yourself in Baltimore’s brewing industry—past and present—during this discussion with local brewers and reception featuring tastings from each company.  Ticket includes tastings from seven participating breweries, light fare, and a souvenir pint glass.
WHEN Thurs, Nov 21 | 6:30-9pm
COST $40 members | $45 non-members | Advanced registration suggested 

DECEMBER

AFRICAN FABRIC WORKSHOP
Prepare for Kwanzaa with an intergenerational workshop on the meaning behind African printed fabrics led by Baltimore-based designer Akos “Sunday” Regal. Registration fee includes museum admission for the day (open 10:00 AM-4:00 PM), 90 minute workshop, and a fabric swatch to take home.
WHEN SAT, dEC 7 | 11:00am-12:30pm
COST $10 Adults| $5 Student/youth | Advance Registration suggested
 
The BMI will be closed from December 23-25.
 

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 return September 17!  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

September
17 Autumn, Apples and Acorns
24 Autumn & the Baltimore Ravens

October
1 Lunch Boxes, food in the factories
8 Scarecrows
15 The Grocery Store
22 Shoes and Footwear
29 Halloween

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

December
3 Movies
10 Winter Holidays in Maryland

  

 

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