Museum News

Nov 14, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Healthy Parks Healthy People Consultation Survey Deadline: November 25, 2019 Ontario’s Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks is welcoming survey responses from across the province as part of the consultation to improve Ontario Parks’...

Nov 07, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events Ontario Fall Economic Statement Providing Free Museum Admission for Young People The Ontario Fall Economic Statement 2019 was released on November 6, and includes the following section: "Ontario has a vibrant history and culture, and the government wants to ensure that children across...

Oct 31, 2019

View this email in your browser Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Carr McLean New Partnership Between OMA & Carr McLean: OMA Member Discount! Jump to OMA Resources to learn more! Need to Know Regional Government Review The provincial review of eight regional governments and Simcoe County has not resulted in amalgamation...

Oct 17, 2019

View this email in your browser OMA Annual Conference | OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities OMA Annual Conference Updates Statement from the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport Concerning 2019 OMA Conference The following is a statement from the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport regarding the cancellation of the scheduled session at this year's OMA Conference: "The...

Oct 10, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Federal Election News Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Bill 108- Museums and Conservation Authorities Following the passing of Bill 108- the More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019 , the Honourable Jeff Yurek, Minister of Environment, Conservation, and Parks wrote a letter to Ontario's 36 Conservation...

Oct 03, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA Indigenous Collections Workshop Next Steps Save the Date: March 25-26, 2020 Canadian Museum of History This past week, members of the Indigenous Collections Workshop Working Group met at the Canadian Museum of History on the unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishinabeg to...

Sep 26, 2019

View this email in your browser Resources for OMA Members | In the News External Resources & Events | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Carr McLean Climate Change in the News Resources for OMA Members Climate Change - Implications for your museum practice Webinar Recording Learn about how museums large and small are helping to build public awareness, mitigation and...

Sep 19, 2019

View this email in your browser OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities OMA Conference Partners & Exhibitors OMA Professional Development Pre-Conference Study Tours 2019! Register Early, Space is Limited Choose from three exciting Study Tours to explore Brantford, County of Brant, and Six Nations of the Grand River! Study Tours take place on October 23, preceding the OMA Annual...

Sep 12, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Changes to Conservation Authority Operations May Affect Museums Following the passing of Bill 108- the More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019, the Honourable Jeff Yurek, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks wrote a letter to Ontario’s 36...

Sep 05, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA CMS Course: Education Programs Registration opens September 11 Course: Education Programs Date: November 20-22, 2019 Course Directors: Meredith Leonard and John Summers , Halton Region Heritage Services Note: This course is not accessible by public transit, but carpooling can...