Museum News

Dec 01, 2022

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News | Colleague Updates In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events OMA's 50th Anniversary This issue of ONmuseums is brought to you by: Simbioz Need to Know $400million Community Services Recovery Fund Applications open January 6 to February 21, 2023 The Community Services Recovery Fund is a $400 million investment from the Government of Canada to...

Nov 29, 2022

November 29, 2022 Giving Tuesday Your day to celebrate the Ontario Museum community On November 29, 2022, the Ontario Museum Association is taking time to celebrate the Ontario museum community. Please join us in celebrating by making a gift today! You can contribute to the Ontario museum community and support of the Ontario Museum Association by making a donation to: - OMA's 50th Anniversary...

Nov 24, 2022

Sector News | OMA Resources External Resources | OMAConf2022 | O MA Job Board In the Media | OMA's 50th Anniversary This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Lucidea Sector News Ontario is updating its historical plaques: The new Shingwauk Hall plaque unveiled TVO Today November 18, 2022 -- In 2021, an unknown person threw red paint on the plaque that stood outside Shingwauk Hall, the former...

Nov 17, 2022

OMAConf2022 I Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities | In the Media OMA's 50th Anniversary OMAConf2022 Join us online Monday November 21! OMA Annual Conference 2022 2022 is the Ontario Museum Association’s 50th Anniversary, and we are so thrilled to welcome members back to both an in-person and online conference this year! We look forward to gathering with you at OMA...

Nov 14, 2022

November 14, 2022 Ontario releases 2022 Fall Economic Statement Ministry of Finance TORONTO — Today, Minister of Finance Peter Bethlenfalvy released the 2022 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review – Ontario’s Plan to Build: A Progress Update . It includes the government’s first-ever progress report on its plan to build Ontario, as well as new targeted measures that advance its plan to build...

Nov 10, 2022

Need to Know | #OMAConf2022 | OMA Initiatives Provincial News | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates | In the Media OMA's 50th Anniversary Need to Know Left to right: Marie Lalonde, Executive Director, Ontario Museum Association; The Honourable Neil Lumsden, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport; and Carrie Brooks-Joiner, Director of Tourism and Culture, City of Hamilton at OMA Annual...

Nov 09, 2022

November 9, 2022 Paul O. Robertson Memorial Bursary Ontario Museum Association The Ontario Museum Association is proud to recognize a significant legacy with the announcement of the Paul O. Robertson Memorial Bursary. The bursary will be awarded to one or more OMA Conference delegates who identify as members of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community and as emerging museum professionals, in order to support...

Nov 08, 2022

November 8, 2022 2022 OMA Awards of Excellence Read about our recipients and their achievements! The OMA Awards of Excellence are designed to recognize outstanding contributions to the Ontario museum community, with emphasis on innovation; advance the museum profession in Ontario and encourage high standards of excellence in the museum field. Read more HERE. Read the media release HERE...

Nov 03, 2022

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News | Colleague Updates In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events This issue of ONmuseums is brought to you by: Simbioz Need to Know FedDev announces Winter Tourism Relief Fund Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario The Tourism Relief Fund supports tourism businesses and organizations to adapt their operations to meet public health...

Nov 02, 2022

Nov 2, 2022 Last Chance! In-person conference registration closes today at 12 noon! We are so excited to welcome so many of our attendees to Hamilton on Monday November 7! Today is the final day to register to attend the OMA Annual Conference 2022 in-person! In-person registration for the OMA Annual Conference will close today (Nov. 2) at 12noon ET. Register for Conference There's still time to...