Onmuseums News

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 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...

Oct 27, 2022

OMA Online Annual General Meeting - tomorrow! The Ontario Museum Association will hold its 2022 Annual General Meeting virtually on Friday, October 28, 2022 at 10:00a.m. to 11:00a.m. Members can participate by registering HERE. Please find the following AGM documents HERE: AGM Agenda 2021 AGM Minutes Audited Summary Financial Statements 2021-2022 Council Nominations Slate Call for Members of the...

Sep 22, 2022

Need to Know OMA Resources | #OMAConf2022 External Resources | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Jour des Franco-Ontariens et des Franco-Ontariennes OMA's 50th Anniversary | O MA Job Board | In the Media This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Lucidea Need to Know Updates to workplace-related COVID-19 guidance Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development On...

Sep 01, 2022

Sector News | #OMAConf2022 | At the OMA Colleague Updates | In the Media | What's On OMA's 50th Anniversary | Jobs Postings & Events Sector News September 30, 2022 is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation National Residential School Crisis Line offers emotional support and crisis referral services for residential school Survivors and their families. Call the toll-free Crisis Line at 1-866...

Aug 04, 2022

Need to Know | Sector News | At the OMA #OMAConf2022 | OMA's 50th Anniversary In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events Need to Know Ontario extends COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit Ontario is extending the COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit until March 31, 2023 . On April 29, 2021, the Ontario Government amended the Employment Standards Act, 2000 ( ESA ) to require...

Jul 07, 2022

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News | PD Opportunities #OMAConf2022 | What's On | In the Media Jobs Postings & Events Need to Know Recovery Fund for Heritage Organizations: Now Accepting Applications Deadline: August 2, 2022 On June 27, 2022, the Department of Canadian Heritage was pleased to announce the Canada Arts and Culture Recovery Program (CACRP) which continues the Department’s...

Jun 30, 2022

Need to Know | Deadline Digest | Sector News PD Opportunities | #OMAConf2022 | In the Media | What's On Jobs Postings & Events We can't believe we're half-way through 2022! We thank all of our members and partners for their support! With many scheduled activities and a return to in-person events and fundraisers across Ontario museums, galleries and historic sites, we wish everyone a safe and...

Jun 02, 2022

At the OMA | Ontario Storm Coverage | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA #OMAConf2022 Call for Proposals Now Open! Proposals are Due by June 27! 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! This year’s theme is Changing Directions: Practice...

May 19, 2022

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities In the Media Need to Know Upcoming Webinar: Virtual School Programming - Decision Making for Small Museums Registration Now Open! Free webinar - held on Zoom Wednesday, May 25, 2022 1:30pm - 2:45pm School programming is central to how museums deliver on their educational missions. With kids back in the classroom, how does virtual...