Museum News

Oct 08, 2020

Need to Know Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know OMA Recommendations to Ontario's Fall Budget 2020 Three recommendations to address the impact of the pandemic on Ontario’s museums On September 25, OMA ED Marie Lalonde joined other stakeholders in presenting at a Fall 2020 Budget Consultation to Minister of Finance Rod Phillips, Minister MacLeod...

Oct 08, 2020

Thursday, October 8th Update In this eNews: Minister MacLeod Announces $9million for Festivals and Events David Adames: #OMAConf2020 Keynote Highlight Bursaries for OMA Conference Registration - Deadline tomorrow! $9 Million for "Reconnect Festival & Event Program" Ontario Supporting Local Festivals and Events Government investment will help promote creative and safe programs during COVID-19...

Oct 05, 2020

Monday, October 5th Update In this eNews: Early Bird Rate closes today! Inclusion 2025: Where are We Now? Cheryl Blackman, Shelley Falconer, and Natasha Henry in Conversation Environics Analytics & ADP Canada join #OMAConf2020 Panel on Digital Transformation Bursaries for OMA Conference Registration Annual Conference 2020 #OMAConf2020 Save $75! Early Bird Rate Closes TODAY October 5 REGISTER...

Oct 02, 2020

Friday, October 2nd Update In this eNews: Required COVID-19 Screening of Employees New Federal Programs Replacing CERB MAP Deadlines for 2020 Fraud Alert for Heritage Organizations Early Bird Rate closes October 5th! Requirement to Screen Employees for COVID-19 As of September 25, the Ontario government has amended order O. Reg 364/20: Rules for Areas in Stage 3 under the Reopening Ontario (A...

Oct 01, 2020

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Job Postings & Events This edition of ONmuseums is sponsored by RAM Digital Imaging Need to Know #OMAConf2020 Keynote Highlight Museums in Perilous Times Thursday November 26, 2020 11am-12noon Robert R. Janes Founder and Co-Chair Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice Robert R. Janes is an independent scholar-practitioner,...

Sep 30, 2020

Wednesday, September 30 Update In this eNews: New Bursaries for #OMAConf2020 Minister MacLeod 9th Tele-Townhall October 2nd Call for Members for the 2021 Nominations Committee Early Bird Rate closes October 5 CMA Bursaries deadline October 1 Webinar Highlight: The View from the Middle: Mid-Career Museum Professionals New Bursaries for #OMAConf2020 Bursaries for OMA Conference Registration The...

Sep 24, 2020

OMA Inclusion Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Early Bird Rate-- Extended! Members can now save $75 by registering for the 2020 OMA Annual Conference by October 5! REGISTER HERE Speech from the Throne In yesterday's Speech from the Throne, the Government of Canada committed to extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) through summer 2021 and to expanding the Youth Employment...

Sep 21, 2020

Monday, September 21 Update In this eNews: Department of Canadian Heritage 2019 Survey Report #OMAConf2020 Early Bird Deadline is Wednesday ! Webinar Highlight: Agile: Training to Help You Manage and Implement New Projects , with Surface Impression and Cheryl Blackman "Ask Me Anything" with Irene Chalmers , September 22 Business / Arts and Nanos Research Webinar Official Release of the Goverment...

Sep 17, 2020

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Need to Know Apply now: CMA Bursary Program Deadline: October 1, 2020 Are you planning to attend the Ontario Museum Association Annual Conference ? Apply for a CMA Bursary to cover the cost of your digital registration . The deadline is October 1st, 2020 but don’t wait as applications will be considered in-order of submission...

Sep 15, 2020

In this eNews: #OMAConf2020 Schedule Announced September 23: OMA Conference Early Bird Deadline Other Upcoming PD: "Ask Me Anything" with Irene Chalmers Conference Schedule Announced! The OMA Council and Secretariat are proud to release the schedule for the Ontario Museum Association Annual Conference 2020--being offered fully online for the first time! See the Schedule HERE Here are a few...