Events 2019


BMM Senior citizens event to welcome parents and grandparents visiting us for the warmer season! An opportunity for them to get to know each other, chat, showcase their talents and cooking skills. We look forward to the performances by local and visiting Aajji-Ajobas!

When: Saturday June 29, 2019 from 2-4:30 PM
Where: Marvin Thomas Meeting Room, HCLS East Columbia Branch, 6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045

RSVP by June 23, 2019 (email to president (at)


Balancing Cultures

Raising a child is hard! Raising a child in a foreign culture is harder!! 

Please bring your Questions, let’s try to find answers TOGETHER.

When: Sunday April 28, 2019 from 2-4 PM
Where: Warfield Room, Howard County Library Central Branch, 10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21044


Events Being Planned

We are planning to host the following events:

Spring/Summer Picnic
Diwali Celebration

and a few events for seniors and kids, please stay tuned.


Past Events

NavRas – A Musical Experience

An enthralling musical experience of “Nav-Ras” (nine emotions) rendered through popular Marathi and Hindi songs woven with meaningful narration. The show touches different facets of Indian music. A musical performance by Ras Barase, a team of renowned artists from USA and India.

Here is a sneak peak at some of their past performances (videos captured by the audience):

Please join us to celebrate Holi and Gudi Padwa on Sunday, March 31st, 2019 from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm. The event will be held in Mt. Hebron High School, 9440 Old Frederick Road, Ellicott City, MD 21042.

The celebration includes a musical performance by Ras Barase, followed by everyone’s favorite part of Holi – playing colors. 



CRAFTernoon – BMM Kidz Event

We invite young artists to “CRAFTernoon” on Sunday, March 17th, 2019 from 2-4 pm. The event will be held in the Patapsco room at Charles E. Miller library (9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042) 


Makar Sankranti

Makar Sankranti – 2019

We are thrilled to announce our first event of 2019. Please join us to celebrate Makar Sankranti!

Date – Jan 26th, 2019
Time – 2.00 – 5.00 pm.
Venue – Veteran’s Elementary School
4355 Montgomery Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043

The event Is full of new and exciting programs for the entire family.

2.00 – 2.30 pm Registration
2.30 – 3.00 pm Introduction of new EC
3.00 – 3.15 pm Bor Nhan for children 0-5 years
3.15 – 4.00 pm Haldi Kunku and Vaan Exchange (Please bring Vaan for 5 ladies)
4.00 – 5.00 pm Tilgul and Alpopahar (snacks)
This year we are offering activities for children starting at 2.30 pm.