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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...

Dec 20, 2017

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward Happy Holidays from the Ontario Museum Association! Please note, our offices will be closed from Dec 25, 2017 - January 1st, 2018 inclusive. We will be happy to assist you in the New Year! In the News Pop-up museum provides hands-on history Vehicle torched at London's Ontario Museum of...

Dec 14, 2017

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News DreamWorks characters come to life at Canadian Museum of History Glengarry Pioneer Museum to hold Ice Storm of '98 anniversary party City discovers $121,000 in repairs Historic ROM Entrance Reopens to the Public Quick Links Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar of Events Join...

Dec 07, 2017

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is expanding Dundas museum adds additional piece of Dundas’ industrial history Canoe Museum asking city council to reconsider decision to only grant $2M of requested $4M War Museum teams up with soldier's great-granddaughter to buy...

Nov 30, 2017

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News A 'junk pile' no longer The best things in life are free … for now Ontario Association of Art Galleries Awards 2017 Announced Lynde House Museum awarded $55,000 grant by Ontario Trillium Foundation Quick Links Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar of Events Join us online:...

Nov 23, 2017

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Bridging the gap: museums bring unique solutions to social struggles Art so sacred, we’re not allowed to show it to you Dionne quintuplets’ birth home moved by truck to downtown North Bay Canada 150 exposes the art world’s broad divide Quick Links Find/Post a Job Read Past News...

Nov 16, 2017

View this email in your browser In the News | OMA News | Sector News Have You Heard? | Member News Share Tweet Share Forward In the News War Museum work lets former peacekeeper pursue passion for history Ontario flying museums take to the skies for Remembrance Day Finally, Ottawa's shrine to Canadian invention looks the part Place des Arts architects also designed other iconic Northern Ontario...