Museum News

Apr 26, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News 101-year-old cross honouring Canadians of Vimy Ridge battle returns to Toronto Historic ship voted out of Sault Ste. Marie by city council Crews battle fire at Simcoe County Museum 3rd Brant Museum crawl grows in popularity Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick Links: Find/Post a Job Read...

Apr 20, 2018

Funding Announcement: Digitizing Canadian Collections Deadline: June 12, 2018 The National Heritage Digitization Strategy (NHDS) Steering Committee has announced the launch of the Digitizing Canadian Collections funding call. This one-time opportunity will provide funds to organizations to digitize, make accessible and preserve documentary heritage material of national significance. Archives,...

Apr 19, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Local and provincial stakeholders discuss blending heritage and accessibility The fraught case of the National Gallery’s plan to sell a Chagall painting Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario's curator and executive director steps down Local History Museum: Not just for the elite Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News...

Apr 12, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News Indigenous students unveil digital art inspired by cultural objects at the Royal Ontario Museum North Huron opts out of $3.8 million renovation to North Huron Museum RiverBrink Art Museum invites community to ‘LearnMore’ Trillium supports museum with $126,000 grant Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News...

Apr 05, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In the News $1.3B cleanup of Port Hope finally underway after decades of massive planning Springbank's Avro Museum building legendary aircraft replica Tourists, history lovers flock to Canada's 1st railway tunnel Canoe Museum 2018 Wipper Lecture with Geoff Green Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector News Member News External Quick...

Mar 29, 2018

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Share Forward In this issue: Ontario 2018 Budget | MTCS Discussion Paper Survey | Inclusion2025 In the News City council to vote on Hamilton civic museum motion NOTL museum goes global on Google Arts and Culture New partnerships planned for Old Stone House site Quints' birth deemed a nationally historic event Jump to Section: In the News OMA News Sector...

Mar 28, 2018

Ontario Budget 2018: 'A Plan for Care and Opportunity' The highly-anticipated Ontario Budget 2018 was released today, and affirms new spending in areas like health and childcare. These are expected to form the main planks of the Liberal Election Platform. The budget is silent on museums and does not include the recommended increase for $5 million in museum operating funding While we are...