BGCM and Carroll County Farm Museum Schedule of Events

Date Event
Jan 4 - 5, 2020
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Jan 9, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jan 10 - 12, 2020
Annual Bill Gichner Memorial Hammer-In
The demonstrator will be Atticus McFadden-Keesling of AMK-Ironworks. Registration and information.
Jan 11 - 12, 2020
Get a Grip: Forge your own tongs
Jan 18, 2020
Get Hooked on Blacksmithing
Jan 19, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a heart
Jan 25 - 26, 2020
Forging roses and flowers
Feb 1 - 2, 2020
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Feb 8 - 9, 2020
Tools & Jigs
Feb 13, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Feb 15, 2020
Get Hooked on Blacksmithing Junior
Feb 16, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a cup
Feb 22 - 23, 2020
Forged Cooking Utensils: Fork, spatula, and ladle
Feb 29 - Mar 1, 2020
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Mar 4 - Apr 1, 2020
BS-101 Wednesday Evenings Beginner
Mar 7 - 8, 2020
Wrapped Eye Tomahawk
Mar 12, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Mar 14, 2020
Get Hooked on Blacksmithing
Mar 15, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a forge weld
Mar 21 - 22, 2020
Blacksmith Helper (Third Hand) Stand
Mar 28 - 29, 2020
Beginner Bladesmithing
Apr 4 - 5, 2020
BS-101: Beginner Blacksmithing
Apr 9, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Apr 19, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a mortise and tenon
Apr 20 - 23, 2020
Super BS-101 Beginner
May 14, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
May 15 - 17, 2020
Blacksmith Days
May 30, 2020
Get Hooked on Blacksmithing
Jun 11, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jun 13, 2020
Get Hooked on Blacksmithing Junior
Jun 21, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something for cooking
Jul 9, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Jul 12, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with non-ferrous metal
Aug 13, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Aug 29, 2020
Get Hooked on Blacksmithing
Aug 30, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something connected with multiple rivets
Sep 10, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Sep 26, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something that is hardened and tempered
Oct 3 - 4, 2020
BS 102 Beyond hooks or Get the drift - Punches, chisels and drifts
Oct 8, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Oct 18, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with sculpted leaves
Nov 7 - 8, 2020
Beginner Bladesmithing
Nov 12, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Nov 15, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something with a collar
Nov 21, 2020
Holiday Party
Trade item: Something you can hang from a tree
Dec 10, 2020
Open Forge 6-9PM
Dec 20, 2020
BGCM Monthly Meeting
Trade item: Something to use for blacksmithing

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.