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Mar 15, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News NOHFC funds to boost North Shore tourism The elephant in the Infinity Room Museum lecture series kicks off with focus on Polish independence Peterborough museum officials sending two sacred artifacts home Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick Links: Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar...

Mar 08, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Bruce County Buys Land For Museum Expansion No down time for Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Senate snaps up museum's train station bench Museum display honours the life of toy collector Doug Jarvis Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Conference Corner Professional Development Sector News Member News External Quick Links:...

Mar 02, 2018

Respond to the MTCS Discussion Paper Telling Ontario's Stories in the 21st Century: A discussion paper for Community Museums and Heritage Organizations The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS) released Telling Ontario’s Stories in the 21 st Century : A Discussion Paper for Community Museums and Heritage Organizations , to consult with all museums on the Ontario Culture Strategy and its...

Mar 01, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Friends of the Penitentiary Museum Receive Lt. Gov’s ON Heritage Award New website highlights Thunder Bay life during the First World War Scugog museum to explore ancient history with new Egypt exhibit Upgrades to Pickering Museum Village about to take shape Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Conference Corner Professional...

Feb 22, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Justin Bieber museum exhibit draws raves, fans Hundreds ring in Chinese New Year at Grey Roots County’s rich heritage in the spotlight this week Ottawa family finds 1930s homemade sled at museum Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick Links: Find/Post a Job Read Past News Calendar of Events...

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...