Museum News

Feb 24, 2022

OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Simbioz OMA Resources CMS: Museums in Historic Buildings (Facilities Management) Registration Update This course will not be opening for first-come-first-served registration on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 as planned. CMS participants who qualify for priority registration (those who have four or fewer courses...

Feb 17, 2022

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities Host a Student Intern! This issue of ONmuseums is brought to you by: Lucidea Need to Know Ontario Moving to Next Phase of Reopening on February 17 Office of the Premier Read the full News Release HERE . Minister MacLeod's Multi-Sectoral Technical Briefing on February 16, 2022 Read a summary of measures for museums HERE . Read O. Reg...

Feb 16, 2022

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Minister MacLeod's Technical Briefing on February 16, 2022 Summary of Measures for Museums Minister MacLeod hosted a multi-sectoral technical briefing on Wednesday, February 16, 2022. The briefing discussed the easing of public health measures coming into effect on February 17, 2022 at 12:01am ET. For information purposes, the listed summary of measures for museums,...

Feb 15, 2022

Minister MacLeod to host a virtual multi-sectoral technical briefing Tomorrow , Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 9:30am ET Join Minister Lisa MacLeod on a virtual multi-sectoral technical briefing to discuss the easing of public health measures impacting Ontario's heritage, sport, tourism and culture industries. A briefing on regulatory changes and their impacts on our sectors will be presented by...

Feb 14, 2022

Monday, February 14, 2022 Ontario Moving to Next Phase of Reopening on February 17 Office of the Premier The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, is cautiously and gradually easing public health measures sooner, with the next phase of measures being eased on February 17, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. Effective February 17, 2022 Ontario will further ease public health...

Feb 10, 2022

Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Federal Budget 2022 Federal MP Julie Dzerowicz's (Davenport, Liberal), in her role as a member of the Finance Committee, has invited OMA ED Marie Lalonde to present on the needs of culture organizations in the pre-budget study for Canada's Federal Budget 2022. OMA Participates in Ontario's Budget...

Feb 03, 2022

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News | PD Opportunities In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events Need to Know Update on Canadian Heritage Funding Programs Shared by Canadian Heritage colleagues February 1, 2022: " Reopening Fund: Over 300 files have now been approved, and are in the payment process. The remaining small number of files (under 20) should have a decision in the...

Jan 28, 2022

Friday, January 28, 2022 Ontario Government Support Funding – Museum eligibility In response to member questions, the OMA followed up regarding museum eligibility for COVID-19 relief programs, and received the following information from MHSTCI and their colleagues at the Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade (MEDJCT) and Ministry of Finance who have indicated the following...

Jan 28, 2022

Friday, January 28, 2022 Minister MacLeod's Technical Briefing on January 28, 2022 Measures for Museums Minister MacLeod hosted a virtual multi-sectoral technical briefing on Friday, January 28, 2022, to discuss the announced public health measures that will be coming into effect on January 31, 2022. Read O. Reg. 364/20 HERE . Opt-in re: proof of vaccination, exceptions to capacity limits, etc...

Jan 27, 2022

Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Simbioz Need to Know Museums Assistance Program - Digital Access to Heritage: Additional Deadline Canadian Heritage New! September 1, 2022 for projects taking place between September 1, 2022, and March 31, 2024. Read more HERE . Minister MacLeod's Multi-Sectoral Technical Briefing on...