Museum News

mar 22, 2019

Federal Budget 2019 What Museums Need to Know See the full Budget 2019 HERE Read the Media Release from the Department of Finance HERE Read a transcript of Minister Morneau's Speech HERE Highlights from the budget: To support more festivals, large-scale and community-based celebrations and commemoration initiatives, Budget 2019 proposes to provide $24 million over two years, starting in 2019–20,...

mar 21, 2019

View this email in your browser OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities OMA Professional Development Free Webinar: Supercharge Your Online Fundraising Capacity with Canada Helps April 10, 2019, 12:00-1:00pm The world is only going more and more digital and the charitable sector needs to keep up to thrive. It is CanadaHelps' mission to make this happen and it offers a wealth of free...

mar 14, 2019

View this email in your browser Your monthly source for museum advocacy from the Ontario Museum Association. In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know CMOG Standards Strategic Plan Requirements The OMA is aware of the March 11 announcement related to the CMOG program requiring submission of a Strategic Plan related to...

mar 07, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA | Sector News | In the Media What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA Breaking the Glass Case: Using Film and Virtual Reality in a Small Museum Webinar Recording Coming Soon! On Wednesday, March 6, Andrea Wilson from the Craigleith Heritage Depot and Tom Strnad of Mountain Goat Films led a free webinar, Breaking the Glass Case: Using Film and...

mar 01, 2019

Call for Proposals Deadline Extended to March 13, 2019 OMA Annual Conference, Brantford, October 23-25, 2019 What is a network? How does your network work together to promote the entire museum community? How can museums work better with the rest of the tourism sector, including partnerships with local and regional businesses? Read the Full Call for Proposals, including more questions to consider...

fév 28, 2019

View this email in your browser Your monthly source for museum resources from the Ontario Museum Association. OMA Resources | U pcoming OMA Learning Events External Resources | O MA Job Board OMA Resources Indigenous Collections Symposium Proceedings: Now Available in French! The theme of the Symposium was Promising Practices, Challenging Issues, and Changing the System. The intention was to open...

fév 21, 2019

View this email in your browser Your monthly source for professional development from the Ontario Museum Association. OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities OMA Professional Development Andrea Wilson and Tom Strnad present 'Breaking the Glass Case' at the OMA Conference in 2018. Webinar: Breaking the Glass Case: Using Film and Virtual Reality in a Small Museum Wednesday, March 6,...

fév 14, 2019

View this email in your browser Your monthly source for museum advocacy from the Ontario Museum Association. In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | National News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Support for Ontario Museums in 2019 Budget The OMA has recommended four areas for investment to the Ministry of Finance and the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs...

fév 07, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA | Sector News | In the Media What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA Ontario Budget Consultations Deadline Friday, February 8 The OMA's Pre-Budget Submission recommends four areas of investment: Digital Access & Engagement Workforce Development Investment in annual funding for Community Museums and reduction in red tape A Centralized Museum...

Jan 31, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA | Funding Opportunities | Sector News | In the Media What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA Call for Proposals Now Open OMA Annual Conference, Brantford, October 23-25, 2019 Deadline March 1, 2019 The OMA Annual Conference will be held in Brantford from October 23-25, 2019. Building on the 2018 Conference theme of Collaborating for Impact: Not...