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Oct 30, 2020

The Honourable Lisa MacLeod Presents Long-term Strategy for Resilience & Renewal This afternoon, the Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism, and Culture Industries, the Honourable Lisa MacLeod presented in a live webcast of the Empire Club of Canada, addressing her Ministry's long term strategy for sectoral resilience and renewal. The Minister expressed the 'triple threat' affecting her sectors...

Oct 29, 2020

Ontario Museum Association Announces Awards of Excellence 2020 Recipients On Thursday, October 29th, 2020, the Ontario Museum Association (OMA) presented the OMA Awards of Excellence 2020 at the OMA’s first virtual Conference. This year, the OMA will showcase the accomplishments of the Award Recipients in a social media campaign starting on October 30, 2020. The OMA helps support Ontario’s...

Oct 27, 2020

Minister MacLeod at OMA Annual Conference 2020 Thursday, November 5 10:10am The Honourable Lisa MacLeod, Ontario's Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism, and Culture Industries, will address delegates at the first virtual Ontario Museum Association Annual Conference 2020 at 10:10am on Thursday, November 5, 2020. Hear from Minister MacLeod about MHSTCI's plans for supporting resilience and renewal...

Oct 19, 2020

Monday, October 19 Update In this eNews: Museums for Me wants to hear from your fans! Le projet Des musées pour moi veut vous entendre ! Museums for Me Public Engagement Campaign Dear OMA Members, la version française suivante The Ontario Museum Association is part of a consortium of museum associations from across Canada partnered in Museums for Me – a project engaging Canadians on the meaning...

Oct 08, 2020

Thursday, October 8th Update In this eNews: Minister MacLeod Announces $9million for Festivals and Events David Adames: #OMAConf2020 Keynote Highlight Bursaries for OMA Conference Registration - Deadline tomorrow! $9 Million for "Reconnect Festival & Event Program" Ontario Supporting Local Festivals and Events Government investment will help promote creative and safe programs during COVID-19...

Oct 05, 2020

Monday, October 5th Update In this eNews: Early Bird Rate closes today! Inclusion 2025: Where are We Now? Cheryl Blackman, Shelley Falconer, and Natasha Henry in Conversation Environics Analytics & ADP Canada join #OMAConf2020 Panel on Digital Transformation Bursaries for OMA Conference Registration Annual Conference 2020 #OMAConf2020 Save $75! Early Bird Rate Closes TODAY October 5 REGISTER...

Oct 02, 2020

Friday, October 2nd Update In this eNews: Required COVID-19 Screening of Employees New Federal Programs Replacing CERB MAP Deadlines for 2020 Fraud Alert for Heritage Organizations Early Bird Rate closes October 5th! Requirement to Screen Employees for COVID-19 As of September 25, the Ontario government has amended order O. Reg 364/20: Rules for Areas in Stage 3 under the Reopening Ontario (A...

Sep 30, 2020

Wednesday, September 30 Update In this eNews: New Bursaries for #OMAConf2020 Minister MacLeod 9th Tele-Townhall October 2nd Call for Members for the 2021 Nominations Committee Early Bird Rate closes October 5 CMA Bursaries deadline October 1 Webinar Highlight: The View from the Middle: Mid-Career Museum Professionals New Bursaries for #OMAConf2020 Bursaries for OMA Conference Registration The...

Sep 21, 2020

Monday, September 21 Update In this eNews: Department of Canadian Heritage 2019 Survey Report #OMAConf2020 Early Bird Deadline is Wednesday ! Webinar Highlight: Agile: Training to Help You Manage and Implement New Projects , with Surface Impression and Cheryl Blackman "Ask Me Anything" with Irene Chalmers , September 22 Business / Arts and Nanos Research Webinar Official Release of the Goverment...

Sep 15, 2020

In this eNews: #OMAConf2020 Schedule Announced September 23: OMA Conference Early Bird Deadline Other Upcoming PD: "Ask Me Anything" with Irene Chalmers Conference Schedule Announced! The OMA Council and Secretariat are proud to release the schedule for the Ontario Museum Association Annual Conference 2020--being offered fully online for the first time! See the Schedule HERE Here are a few...