Program Calendar

Virtual Programs January 2021

Tues, January 26 | 7-8 PM

A City in Motion: Baltimore’s Trains, Planes and Automobiles (and a few ships)

Join Senior Museum Educator Jack Burkert for a preview of the newest presentation in our local history series.

This preview is exclusive for BMI members: Register here

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Wed, January 27 | 3 PM

Sparrows Point Book Chat

On the day the new podcast “Sparrows Point: an American Steel Story” drops, the BMI will share a few key resources on Bethlehem Steel/Sparrows Point available at the Enoch Pratt Free Library. Free, no registration required.

Access this program via the Enoch Pratt or Facebook Live

Virtual Programs February 2021

Thurs, February 4 | 7 PM

Bethlehem Steel Throwback Film Night

Tune in for a virtual watch party, hosted in partnership with the Mid-Atlantic Regional Moving Image Archive (MARMIA) and the Steel Plant Museum of Western New York, of short films by and about Bethlehem Steel.

Free, registration required: Register here

Fri, February 26 | 1 PM

Design for Distancing Discussion

Hear from local designers who are working to adapt public spaces for COVID-19–and how Baltimore’s Design for Distancing program can serve as a model for other cities and past the pandemic–in this program co-hosted by AIA Baltimore/Baltimore Architecture Foundation and the Neighborhood Design Center.

By donation, registration required: Registration will open soon

Virtual Programs March 2021

Thurs, March 4 | 7 PM

“Made in China” Virtual Author Talk

MADE IN CHINA: A Prisoner, an SOS Letter, and the Hidden Cost of America’s Cheap Goods, is journalist Amelia Pang’s thorough exploration of the closely guarded secret of a network of Chinese forced labor—laogai—and the often hidden, tortuous human cost of the cheap consumer goods exported to America and Europe, and sold by companies including Apple, H&M, Kmart, and Walmart. This virtual author talk is co-hosted by the BMI and the Enoch Pratt Free Library.

Free, no registration necessary: Link forthcoming

Sun, March 7 | 2 PM

Sparrows Point’s Women of Steel

Hear from women who shattered the glass ceiling working at Bethlehem Steel’s Sparrows Point mill–the topic of a new outdoor exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Industry–in this one-hour Zoom discussion co-hosted by the BMI, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, and Historical Society of Baltimore County.

Free for BMI, Osher, and HSBC members/$5 general public, registration required: Register here

Wed, March 10 | 7 PM

“Sparrows Point: an American Steel Story” Podcast Discussion

Meet producer Aaron Henkin and discuss “Sparrows Point: an American Steel Story,” a new, limited-edition podcast from the BMI and WYPR, in this virtual program co-hosted by the Baltimore County Public Library.

Free, no registration required: Link forthcoming

Tues, March 30 | 7 PM

Sparrows Point’s Women of Steel

Hear from women who shattered the glass ceiling working at Bethlehem Steel’s Sparrows Point mill–the topic of a new outdoor exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Industry–in this one-hour Zoom discussion co-hosted by the BMI and Enoch Pratt Free Library.

Free, no registration necessary: Register here

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