BGCM and Carroll County Farm Museum Schedule of Events

Date Event
Jan 9, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jan 10 - 12, 2014

Speaker:Sergiy Polubotko Facebook Link

Jan 19, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a heart
Jan 25 - 26, 2014
From Spoons to Armor: Forming sheet metal into complex curves
Feb 13, 2014
Open Forge Cancelled Due to Weather
Feb 16, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Cancelled due to weather
Trade item: Decorative nail or tack
Feb 22, 2014
Dan Boone's Pasture Party 2014
7381 Parrish Rd, Louisa, VA 9AM-4PM Registration deadline Feb. 15th Contact jmbb1000@aol.com
Feb 22 - 23, 2014
Hammer Heads
Mar 1 - 2, 2014
Knife Making
Mar 5 - Apr 2, 2014
BS-101 Wednesday Evenings Beginner
Mar 13, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Mar 16, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
1st Annual Mike Shipe Memorial Chili Cook-off
Trade item: Cooking ladle
Mar 22 - 23, 2014
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Mar 22 - 23, 2014
7th Annual Fire and Brimstone Hammer-In

Baltimore Knife and Sword Co.
754 Marriottsville Road
Marriottsville, MD 21104
More info here

Mar 29 - 30, 2014
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Apr 10, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Apr 13, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a cross
Apr 18 - 20, 2014
BGOP Spring Fling
Featuring Dustin & Devin Mace, Richard Sullivan, Early registration by April 2nd
Visit BGOP for more info
Apr 21 - 24, 2014
Super BS-101 Beginner
Apr 26 - 27, 2014
CCFM Civil War Encampment
May 3 - 4, 2014
Forging Nature Forms
May 8, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
May 16 - 18, 2014
Blacksmith Days 2014
Featuring Pat McCarty and Phil Heath
Register Early!
Jun 7, 2014
CCFM Antique Fire Equipment Spring Muster
Jun 7 - 8, 2014
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Jun 12, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jun 14, 2014
CCFM Fiddlers' Convention
Jun 22, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Blacksmith tool
Jun 30 - Jul 4, 2014
Common Ground
Jul 4, 2014
CCFM 4th of July Celebration
Jul 10, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jul 12 - 13, 2014
CCFM Common Ground
Jul 19, 2014
CCFM Summertime Fun Festival
Jul 20, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Item made of non-ferrous metal
Jul 26 - 27, 2014
BS-202 Intermediate Blacksmithing
Aug 13 - 16, 2014
ABANA 2014
Joinery: Come Make Connections in Harrington, Delaware
Register
Aug 24, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Ice Cream Freeze-off
Trade item: Bottle opener
Sep 4 - 7, 2014
Mason-Dixon Steam Show
BGCM demo tent on Steam Show grounds. Volunteers needed in M-D kitchen
Sep 6 - 7, 2014
MASA Metalsmith Conference, Easton, MD
The demonstrators this year are Chris Holt & John Steele of Steel Welding (www.steelwelding.net). Registration
Sep 11, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM.
Sep 11 - 14, 2014
Arcadia Steam Show in Upperco, MD
Steam tractor show and tailgating. BGCM demonstrator tent. More information
Sep 13, 2014
Early American Industries Regional Meeting
Pre-register by September 6th. More information
Sep 20 - 21, 2014
CCFM Wine Festival
Sep 26 - 28, 2014
SOFA QuadState Roundup in Troy, OH
Look for more information here.
Sep 28, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Annual Crab Feast
Trade item: Crab tool
Demo - Brass and aluminum casting. Bring a part or pattern that you want to cast. Contact Jacob Selmer with questions
Oct 1 - 29, 2014
BS-101 Wednesday Evenings Beginner
Oct 9, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Oct 18 - 19, 2014
CCFM Harvest Days
Oct 25, 2014
Oct 26, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a face, human or animal
Nov 1 - 2, 2014
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Nov 8 - 9, 2014
Forge Welding
Nov 8, 2014
Forging on the Farm 9-4pm
Tim Beachley's shop
4432A Prices Distillery Rd. Ijamsville, MD 21754
Toys for Tots - Bring a toy for donation if you can
Nov 13, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Nov 22, 2014
Holiday Party at Bear Branch Nature Center
Join your fellow blacksmiths for dinner and cheer. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.
Trade item: Handmade holiday ornament and/or Cookie Exchange (1 dozen w/recipe)
Dec 5 - 7, 2014
CCFM Holiday Tour
Dec 6 - 7, 2014
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Dec 11, 2014
Open Forge 6-9PM
Dec 12 - 14, 2014
CCFM Holiday Tour
Dec 14, 2014
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Candle holder

Dates subject to change

Demonstrators are needed for the Farm Museum's Historic Forge

on the Special Event Dates listed above as well as anytime the Farm Museum is open.

Contact to volunteer.