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avr 01, 2021

Thursday, April 1 Update Ontario Implements Provincewide "Emergency Brake" All 34 Public Health Unit Regions to Move into Shutdown The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is imposing a provincewide emergency brake as a result of an alarming surge in case numbers and COVID-19 hospitalizations across the province. The provincewide...

mar 19, 2021

Explore Ontario's Museums Special Feature May 28th Ontario edition of The Globe and Mail & online The OMA and The Globe and Mail are working together to provide Ontario's museums with an opportunity to showcase the experiences they will be offering during 2021's unique summer tourism season. This special feature of museums will highlight both in-person and virtual experiences in Ontario...

mar 12, 2021

Friday, March 12 Update MHSTCI provides sector update In a tele-townhall this afternoon with 800 representatives across the Ministry's portfolio, the Honourable Lisa MacLeod shared some details on funding and additional plans for the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism, and Culture Industries' sectors. The newly-announced Tourism Economic Recovery Ministerial Task Force is expected to provide a...

fév 12, 2021

Friday, February 12 Update Changes to COVID-19 Screening Requirements and Updates to COVID-19 Screening Tools Provided to the OMA by the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries: The government of Ontario has made changes to COVID-19 screening requirements and updates to COVID-19 screening tools. Businesses in public health unit regions that have returned to the COVID-19...

fév 09, 2021

Tuesday, February 9th Update Registration Now Open for Indigenous Collections Symposium 2021! March 25-26 The OMA, our partners and members of the Indigenous Collections Symposium Working Group are thrilled to announce that the Indigenous Collections Symposium: Mashkawatgong mamawewiziwin - Strengthening our bonds, sharing our practices has been rescheduled and is transitioning from an in-person...

fév 08, 2021

Monday, February 8th Update In this eNews: Ontario announces gradual reopening Specific information for museums Ontario announces gradual re-opening, moving regions back to colour-coded framework TORONTO, February 8 — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the government is moving to a regional approach and maintaining the shutdown in the majority of the public health regions...

fév 05, 2021

Friday, February 5 Update Minister MacLeod to host Multi-Sector Virtual Webinar Monday, February 8, 2021 - 2 PM The Honourable Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, will host a Zoom webinar to discuss the government’s response to COVID-19 as we approach the end of the province-wide lockdown. A briefing on regulatory changes and their impacts on our sectors...

Jan 26, 2021

Tuesday, January 26 Update Minister MacLeod to host Webinars outlining Ontario's COVID-19 Financial Supports The Honourable Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, will host 13 regional webinars to outline financial supports offered by the Ontario government in response to the pandemic. These programs include: Small Business Support Grants of up to $20,000...

Jan 12, 2021

Tuesday, January 12 Update Ontario Declares Second Provincial Emergency Province Issues Stay-at-Home Order and Introduces Enhanced Enforcement Measures to Reduce Mobility The government of Ontario has declared a second provincial emergency. The province also announced a provincial stay-at-home order and new restrictions, effective Thursday at 12:01 a.m., requiring everyone to remain at home with...

déc 22, 2020

December 22 Update In this eNews you will find: 1. Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown 2. Minister Macleod Townhall 3. Additional Provincewide Shutdown Information Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown Museum closures under shutdown After assessing trends in key public health indicators, Ontario is moving into a Provincewide Shutdown to stop the spread of COVID-19 on December 26, at 12:01 a...