Museum News

Mar 12, 2021

Friday, March 12 Update MHSTCI provides sector update In a tele-townhall this afternoon with 800 representatives across the Ministry's portfolio, the Honourable Lisa MacLeod shared some details on funding and additional plans for the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism, and Culture Industries' sectors. The newly-announced Tourism Economic Recovery Ministerial Task Force is expected to provide a...

Mar 11, 2021

View this email in your browser Need to Know Provincial News | Funding Opportunities OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Minister MacLeod announces $2 million funding for CMOG museums' digital capacity This morning, the Honourable Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries announced $2million to support digital capacity of 166 CMOG...

Mar 04, 2021

At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Job Postings & Events At the OMA Mashkawatgong-mamawewiziwin – strengthening our bonds, sharing our practices March 25-26, 2021 Symposium sessions and discussions 9am-4pm Indigenous Collections Symposium 2021 Session Highlight: Community Based Collections Thursday, March 25 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM Sylvia Morin, Cultural Centre Coordinator,...

Feb 25, 2021

View this email in your browser OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by Lucidea OMA Resources Twitter Webinars Presenter: Laura Pearce, Head of Marketing, Twitter Canada You asked, we answered. You told us you need support to engage your audiences online to get through the pandemic and to emerge strong. As part of the OMA’s ongoing work to...

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...

Feb 12, 2021

Friday, February 12 Update Changes to COVID-19 Screening Requirements and Updates to COVID-19 Screening Tools Provided to the OMA by the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries: The government of Ontario has made changes to COVID-19 screening requirements and updates to COVID-19 screening tools. Businesses in public health unit regions that have returned to the COVID-19...

Feb 11, 2021

Jump to: Community Museum Operating Grant (CMOG) 2019 Reporting Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News In The Media | Upcoming OMA Dates This edition of ONmuseums is sponsored by Carr McLean Need to Know OMA Recommendations to Ontario's Budget 2021 Three recommendations to provide immediate support to Ontario's museums and empower them for long-term recovery Echoing...

Feb 09, 2021

Tuesday, February 9th Update Registration Now Open for Indigenous Collections Symposium 2021! March 25-26 The OMA, our partners and members of the Indigenous Collections Symposium Working Group are thrilled to announce that the Indigenous Collections Symposium: Mashkawatgong mamawewiziwin - Strengthening our bonds, sharing our practices has been rescheduled and is transitioning from an in-person...

Feb 08, 2021

Monday, February 8th Update In this eNews: Ontario announces gradual reopening Specific information for museums Ontario announces gradual re-opening, moving regions back to colour-coded framework TORONTO, February 8 — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the government is moving to a regional approach and maintaining the shutdown in the majority of the public health regions...

Feb 05, 2021

Friday, February 5 Update Minister MacLeod to host Multi-Sector Virtual Webinar Monday, February 8, 2021 - 2 PM The Honourable Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, will host a Zoom webinar to discuss the government’s response to COVID-19 as we approach the end of the province-wide lockdown. A briefing on regulatory changes and their impacts on our sectors...