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Sep 16, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Federal Election Resources Other PD Opportunities Members in the News Remembering Need to Know Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations Now Accepting Applications Deadline: October 20, 2021 The Department of Canadian Heritage is pleased to inform you that The Museums Assistance Program (MAP) is now accepting applications for assistance with ongoing...

Aug 19, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Need to Know Ontario's Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) Legislation comes into force October 19, 2021 Ontario's Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 , (ONCA) will come into force on October 19, 2021. The ONCA provide a modern legislative framework for Ontario’s not-for-profit corporations. The legislation will significantly...

Jul 29, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities In the Media Need to Know Webinar: Reopening Museums Safely with PSHSA Webinar Thursday, August 12, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am Join Public Services Health and Safety Association (PSHSA) Health and Safety Consultants Rob Oliver and Janice Gallant for a webinar about how to reopen museums safely in your roles as both workplaces and public...

Jul 15, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Members in the News Need to Know After months of closure and more than a year of uncertainty, museums in Ontario will be able to reopen their indoor spaces on Friday July 16 th as the province enters Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen . Planning for reopening has been challenging for all members, and the Ontario Museum Association will...

Jun 17, 2021

Need to Know Sector News OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Need to Know MHSTCI on Reopening The Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries (MHSTCI) has provided additional information for museums and galleries on a couple of questions regarding: Museums as Places of Employment Gift Shops Outdoor Summer Programs "Please note that the ministry is not in a position...

May 20, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Need to Know Certificate in Museum Studies Course Update Museums & the Community New online format and date Online: September 27 – December 3, 2021 Registration opens July 20, 2021 Course Director: Amy Barron, Fleming College For the full updated schedule, CLICK HERE . The safety of participants and instructors is our highest...

Apr 29, 2021

At the OMA | Sector News | PD Opportunities In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA How was 2020? Call for Nominations: OMA Awards of Excellence Difficult... Challenging... Dynamic... Innovative... Award Winning? Chances are, you tried something new in 2020. Why not tell us about it? The OMA Awards of Excellence Call for Nominations is open until June 18, 2021 . Find out...

Apr 15, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Need to Know Certificate in Museum Studies Course Updates Artifacts New online format and date Online: May 31 – August 8, 2021 Registration opens April 21, 2021 Course Director: Cindy Colford, Manitoba Museum Organization & Management of Museums New Date Online: October 4 – December 10, 2021 Registration opens July 26, 2021...

Mar 18, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Funding for Ontario Museums Need to Know Funding for Ontario Museums Click the links below for more details on each opportunity Reconnect Festival and Event Program | Deadline: April 20 Community Building Fund | Delivered via two streams: 1. Operating Funding | Deadline: April 28 @ 5pm | Application resources and eligibility...

Feb 18, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities OMA Job Board This edition of ONmuseums is sponsored by Hunter Expositions Need to Know Community Museum Operating Grant (CMOG) 2019 Reporting The Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries encourages CMOG-recipient museums having challenges in meeting the March 31 deadline for CMOG reporting to contact directly the...