Brewing Baltimore Legacies: Tracing the Past and Pouring the Future

Wednesday, March 13 | 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Celebrate Women’s History Month as BMI curator Rachel Donaldson and beer historian Maureen O’Prey take a look at corner bar culture at the turn of the century and the history of brewing in Baltimore. Judy Neff, brewer and owner of Checkerspot Brewing Company, will provide a modern day perspective on local brewing. Enjoy complimentary samples of Shannon Cream Stout, recreated from the original 1960 American Brewery recipe and brewed in collaboration with O’Prey.

What: Brewery tour starts at 5pm, followed by discussion and Q&A.

Where: Checkerspot Brewing Company, 1421 Ridgely St, Baltimore; Free onsite and on-street parking.

Cost: Program is free; no registration required. Cash bar for drinks.

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The Baltimore Museum of Industry celebrates the dignity of work, and can provide a forum for exploring such issues as workers’ rights and workplace equity, providing historical context for contemporary issues that impact our community.

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