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nov 30, 2021

Support the OMA this #GivingTuesday The Ontario Museum Association is participating in #GivingTuesday! It’s a global movement of giving across organizations, families, and individuals alike. Today, you have the opportunity to participate in this international day of generosity and support the OMA as we continue our work to keep Ontario’s museums vibrant and vital in the face of pandemic...

nov 25, 2021

Thursday, November 25, 2021 Ontario Museum Association Announces Awards of Excellence 2021 Recipients On Thursday, November 25, 2021, the Ontario Museum Association (OMA) presented the OMA Awards of Excellence 2021 at the OMA’s virtual Annual Conference: Reopening, Recovery, Reimagination. This year, the OMA will showcase the accomplishments of the Award Recipients in a social media campaign...

nov 22, 2021

Monday, November 22, 2021 In this eNews Alert, you will find: Funding Opportunity: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Webinar: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Initiative from the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund #OMAConf2021 Session Highlight: Supporting a Diverse Workforce New Funding Opportunity: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Canadian Cultural Spaces Fund In Budget...

oct 15, 2021

Have you missed connecting with colleagues, friends, and community? While we’re not yet ready to host a gathering in person, we are very pleased to invite you to join us virtually for the OMA Annual Conference 2021: Recovery, Reopening, Reimagination Thursday, November 25, 2021. This gathering is to help you connect, reconnect, and engage with the Ontario museum community and we have a jam-packed...

oct 04, 2021

Monday, October 4, 2021 In this eNews you will find: Proof of Vaccination Clarification Stakeholder Technical Briefing with Minister MacLeod Digital Access to Heritage Reminder of the OMA's 2021 Annual General Meeting Proof of Vaccination Clarification Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries The OMA has received a response from MHSTCI to several member questions regarding...

sep 24, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021 In this eNews you will find: Notice of the OMA's 2021 Annual General Meeting OMA Council Nominations 2021-2022 Call for members of Next Year's 2022 Nominations committee (deadline Oct 12!) Notice of Annual General Meeting on Friday, October 29, 2021 The Ontario Museum Association's 2021 Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday, October 29! It will be held...

sep 23, 2021

Need to Know | Proof of Vaccination | OMA Resources National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Federal Election: What's Next? | External Resources | O MA Job Board Need to Know Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations Now Accepting Applications Deadline: October 20, 2021 The Museums Assistance Program (MAP) is now accepting applications for assistance with ongoing operating costs through the...

aoû 20, 2020

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Museums in the News Upcoming PD Opportunities More Upcoming PD Opportunities New Resources More Resources Need to Know OMA 2020 Annual Conference: Save the Dates! This year the Ontario Museum Association Conference is going virtual! With this new format comes new possibilities; the OMA is planning on taking advantage of all a virtual conference can offer...

aoû 18, 2020

Tuesday, August 18 Update 5 Items for Your Attention! Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) - EXTENSION Museums Assistance Program (MAP) - APPLY NOW Ontario Arts Council (OAC) Response Initiative - LAUNCHED Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Funding - APPLY NOW OMA COVID-19 Survey - SUBMIT TODAY Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) - Period 5 APPLICATIONS OPEN: AUGUST 17th, 2020 A reminder that...

aoû 13, 2020

Need to Know Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know COVID-19 and Ontario Museums: 2nd Survey Ontario Museum Association 2nd Survey on the Impacts of COVID-19 for Ontario Museums We know that COVID-19 has created a challenging and unprecedented environment for Ontario's museum operations. Since the pandemic began, the OMA has been working to...