Museum News

Feb 15, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Local Museums Hope for Extra Funding from Provincial Government (Clip starts at 5:20) Canadian Canoe Museum Staff Begin Planning Exhibits for New Lift Lock Facility Lindsay Museum Sends Elmer to School Battle of Ridgeway: Famous Paintings Tell Story Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick...

Feb 14, 2018

Welcome MPPs back to Queen's Park on Tuesday, Heritage Week! This Heritage Week (Feb 19-25), keep $5M for CMOG on the agenda for Ontario's MPPs On Tuesday, Feb 20th, MPPs return to Queen's Park for the first legislative sessions of 2018. Ontario's museums are sharing their experiences and opportunities with public officials and requesting support for increased operating funding ($5M to the...

Feb 08, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Perth County agrees to perpetual funding agreement for museum A new vanguard of Black female curators is rising The outsiders who got in: Why sought-after arts positions in the country are going to non-Canadians Waterfront art gallery, transportation museum receive provincial funding Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector...

Feb 01, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Learn about slavery in Canada this Black History Month Chatham’s Great Baseball Team On Displa y: Breaking the Colour Barrier 'The Tarot Lovers: Works of Heart' coming to Wellington County Museum Museum receiving nominations for Wall of Fame Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick Links:...

Jan 25, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet 'Gram Forward In the News Canadian archaeologists show way forward for Indigenous reconciliation Atikokan Centennial Museum leads way for murals restoration project City staff recommend turning Old City Hall in Toronto into a museum Ontario pre-budget consultation to be held at Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archives Jump to Section: In the News OMA News...

Jan 23, 2018

Your Voice is Needed! Ontario Seeks Public Input in Development of 2018 Budget Ontario is seeking public input by February 9, 2018, to help shape policies and programs that will be part of the province's 2018 Budget. Vote by January 26, 2018 for up to three ideas suggested by members of the public through Budget Talks online consultation platform . Selected ideas will be announced as part of the...

Jan 18, 2018

In the News | OMA News | Sector News Have You Heard? | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News MPP Daiene Vernile joins cabinet as Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport McDonald's Canada pulls radio ad encouraging people to buy fast food instead of visiting museums CBC Museum in Toronto shutting its doors How to use new Google app that matches your face with famous paintings Quick...

Jan 17, 2018

Support Increased Operating Funding for Ontario Museums in the 2018 Budget Meet or write your local MPP before February 15th, 2018 (but the sooner the better for Budget 2018!) Click Here to tweet your support for increased operating funding for Ontario Museums! Be sure to include the new Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Daiene Vernile (@DaieneVernile) Click here to see what you can do! On...

Jan 11, 2018

In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Glimpse into Markdale's past 'Fantastic' support for historical society Owls come a-calling at museum Stratford museum to open Justin Bieber exhibit Quick Links Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar of Events Join us online: Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Read the full ONmuseums HERE.

Jan 04, 2018

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News A grand nationalist reckoning in the art world in 2017 Local historians track down Lawrence House architect Callander preserving the past, while looking ahead to the future Ancient Indigenous arrowhead discovered at Fort York, given to city 80 years later Quick Links Find/Post...