Museum News

May 16, 2019

View this email in your browser The Latest OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities The Latest A Message from Her Honour the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario May is Museum Month and International Museum Day May 18, 2019 "As Her Majesty The Queen’s representative in Ontario, I happily recognize May as Museum Month in this province, and I am with you in...

May 14, 2019

OMA Awards of Excellence Deadline: Friday, May 17 Recognize and celebrate excellent work in the museum sector! Awards of Excellence inspire people who work and volunteer at museums, impress and demonstrate the value , relevance and importance of museums to the community, funders, and government leaders! Self-nominations for Awards of Excellence are expected and encouraged. The nomination process...

May 09, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming Professional Development | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know May is Museum Month / May, Mois des Musées at Queen's Park On May 2nd, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Michael Tibollo , NDP Culture Critic MPP Jill Andrew , and MPP Mitzie Hunter spoke in the Ontario...

May 02, 2019

View this email in your browser In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events At the OMA May is Museum Month! Highlights from May is Museum Month: At least 9 Municipalities have proclaimed 'May is Museum Month' #MayisMuseumMonth trended on Twitter Special Events in every region of the province ( click here for a sample) Not too late to get involved! Post about why you love museums on...

May 01, 2019

View this email in your browser May is Museum Month! Mai, Mois des Musées! Jump to: Social Media Municipal Proclamations Press Coverage How to get Involved About May is Museum Month: Celebrated by Ontario’s 700+ museums, galleries, and heritage sites, May is Museum Month is an opportunity to explore museums, galleries, and heritage sites across Ontario. Promote your museum to a wide audience and...

Apr 25, 2019

View this email in your browser OMA Resources | U pcoming OMA Events External Resources & Events | O MA Job Board OMA Resources May is Museum Month! May is Museum Month is a program of the Ontario Museum Association and celebrated by Ontario’s 700+ museums, galleries, and heritage sites. May is Museum Month is an opportunity to celebrate the contributions of museums to their communities and...

Apr 18, 2019

View this email in your browser OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities OMA Professional Development Watch the Webinar: Supercharge Your Online Fundraising Capacity with CanadaHelps The world is only going more and more digital and the charitable sector needs to keep up to thrive. It is CanadaHelps ' mission to make this happen and it offers a wealth of free resources to build your...

Apr 11, 2019

Ontario Budget 2019 What Museums Need to Know See the full Budget 2019 HERE Read the Media Release from the Department of Finance HERE Read the government's highlights from the budget HERE April 11, 2019 Infrastructure, transit, healthcare and education, employment programs all featured in the budget as anticipated. Today’s 2019 Ontario budget "“Ontario’s Plan to Protect What Matters Most”...

Apr 11, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming Professional Development | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know CMOG Strategic Planning The OMA shared the following concerns with the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport (MTCS) on behalf of members regarding the requirement for strategic plans to be included in...

Apr 04, 2019

View this email in your browser At the OMA : May is Museum Month, Conference EXPO, Awards of Excellence Nominations, Free Webinar Sector News : Ontario Trillium Foundation Capital Grants , Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporation Act ( ONCA ), Canadian Arts Marketing, Development & Ticketing Conference, International Police Museums Conference, Museum Computer Networks Scholarships In the Media |...