Museum News

Apr 20, 2018

Funding Announcement: Digitizing Canadian Collections Deadline: June 12, 2018 The National Heritage Digitization Strategy (NHDS) Steering Committee has announced the launch of the Digitizing Canadian Collections funding call. This one-time opportunity will provide funds to organizations to digitize, make accessible and preserve documentary heritage material of national significance. Archives,...

Apr 19, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Local and provincial stakeholders discuss blending heritage and accessibility The fraught case of the National Gallery’s plan to sell a Chagall painting Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario's curator and executive director steps down Local History Museum: Not just for the elite Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News...

Apr 12, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Indigenous students unveil digital art inspired by cultural objects at the Royal Ontario Museum North Huron opts out of $3.8 million renovation to North Huron Museum RiverBrink Art Museum invites community to ‘LearnMore’ Trillium supports museum with $126,000 grant Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News...

Apr 05, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News $1.3B cleanup of Port Hope finally underway after decades of massive planning Springbank's Avro Museum building legendary aircraft replica Tourists, history lovers flock to Canada's 1st railway tunnel Canoe Museum 2018 Wipper Lecture with Geoff Green Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick...

Mar 29, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In this issue: Ontario 2018 Budget | MTCS Discussion Paper Survey | Inclusion2025 In the News City council to vote on Hamilton civic museum motion NOTL museum goes global on Google Arts and Culture New partnerships planned for Old Stone House site Quints' birth deemed a nationally historic event Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector...

Mar 15, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News NOHFC funds to boost North Shore tourism The elephant in the Infinity Room Museum lecture series kicks off with focus on Polish independence Peterborough museum officials sending two sacred artifacts home Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick Links: Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar...

Mar 08, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Bruce County Buys Land For Museum Expansion No down time for Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Senate snaps up museum's train station bench Museum display honours the life of toy collector Doug Jarvis Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Conference Corner Professional Development Sector News Member News External Quick Links:...

Mar 02, 2018

Respond to the MTCS Discussion Paper Telling Ontario's Stories in the 21st Century: A discussion paper for Community Museums and Heritage Organizations The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS) released Telling Ontario’s Stories in the 21 st Century : A Discussion Paper for Community Museums and Heritage Organizations , to consult with all museums on the Ontario Culture Strategy and its...

Mar 01, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Friends of the Penitentiary Museum Receive Lt. Gov’s ON Heritage Award New website highlights Thunder Bay life during the First World War Scugog museum to explore ancient history with new Egypt exhibit Upgrades to Pickering Museum Village about to take shape Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Conference Corner Professional...

Feb 22, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Justin Bieber museum exhibit draws raves, fans Hundreds ring in Chinese New Year at Grey Roots County’s rich heritage in the spotlight this week Ottawa family finds 1930s homemade sled at museum Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick Links: Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar of Events...