BGCM and Carroll County Farm Museum Schedule of Events

Date Event
Jan 8, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jan 9 - 11, 2015
Gichner Memorial Hammer-In
Featuring Allan Kress
More info & registration form
Jan 10 - 11, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Jan 18, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a heart
Jan 24 - 25, 2015
Forging an Iron Rose
Feb 12, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Feb 15, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A blacksmith tool
Feb 21 - 22, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Feb 28, 2015
Dan Boone's Pasture Party - CANCELLED
Cancelled due to weather. See you NEXT year (2/27/2016)
Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2015
Knife Making
Mar 4 - Apr 1, 2015
BS-101 Wednesday Evenings Beginner
Mar 12, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Mar 12, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Mar 15, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A trivet
Mar 21 - 22, 2015
Torch fired copper enameling
Apr 4, 2015
Historic Forge Orientation
Orientation for new volunteers. 1PM-3PM
Apr 9, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Apr 11 - 12, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Apr 13 - 16, 2015
Super BS-101 Beginner
Apr 17 - 19, 2015
BGOP Spring Fling
Featuring Mark Aspery and Williamsburg gunsmith Richard Sullivan
Invite.pdf
Registration.pdf
Apr 18 - 19, 2015
BS-202 Intermediate Blacksmithing
Apr 25, 2015
Historic Forge Orientation
Orientation for new volunteers. 1PM-3PM
Apr 26, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A flower
May 14, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
May 16 - 17, 2015
Blacksmith Days 2015
Featuring Matt Harris, Sam Salvati, and Aislinn Lewis
Flyer!
Jun 6 - 7, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Jun 6, 2015
Forging on the Farm 9-4pm
Tim Beachley's shop
4432A Prices Distillery Rd. Ijamsville, MD 21754
Bring a lunch
Jun 11, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jun 14, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A grilling tool
Jun 27 - 28, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Jul 9, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jul 19, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A non-ferrous metal item
Jul 25 - 26, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Aug 13, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Aug 16, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A knife or edged tool
Aug 22 - 23, 2015
Tool & Jig Making
Sep 5 - 6, 2015
MASA 2015 Metalsmithing Conference
Come join us for our annual Hammer-in on the Tuckahoe Steam and Gas Show grounds, located at 11472 Ocean Gateway, Easton, MD 21601. Our demonstrator this year will be Jacob Selmer. He will focus on early traditional European ironwork and hot sheet metal work.

Registration Form
Sep 10, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Sep 27, 2015
Annual BGCM Crab Feast
Trade item: Crab related item
Oct 3 - 4, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Oct 7 - Nov 4, 2015
BS-101 Wednesday Evenings Beginner
Oct 8, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Oct 24, 2015
8th Annual BGCM Principio Hammer-In 9AM-4PM
Featuring Nathan Robertson.
Hosted by Harris Metalsmith Studio (Google Map).
Oct 25, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A belt buckle
Nov 7 - 8, 2015
Forge Welding
Nov 12, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Nov 21, 2015
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 - 6, 2015
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Dec 10, 2015
Open Forge 6-9PM
Dec 20, 2015
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: A 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.