Museum News

May 14, 2020

Need to Know Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Other PD opportunities Need to Know A Message from OMA President Paul Robertson In recognition of May is Museum Month and International Museum Day 2020 OMA President Paul Robertson has offered greetings to members on behalf of the OMA Council. Watch the President's message on YouTube HERE. Read the President'...

May 08, 2020

Friday, May 8 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: Details of up to $500million in emergency support Emergency Support Fund for Cultural, Heritage and Sport Organizations Details announced of next steps to support the industry impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic Read the News Release HERE. The $500 million Emergency Support Fund will provide additional...

May 07, 2020

Reopening Museums & Scenario Planning | At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Job Postings & Events Reopening Museums & Scenario Planning Resource Guide on Museum Reopenings The American Alliance of Museums recommends that museums build flexible plans for reopening that are regularly reviewed and refined based on the latest science. Museums are encouraged to seek legal...

Apr 30, 2020

Thursday, April 30 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: Ontario's Workplace Safety Guidelines Webinar Recording: Federal Support Programs New Resources to Plan for Recovery and Re-opening Ontario Providing Employers with Workplace Safety Guidelines "The government safety guidelines released today will provide direction to those working in manufacturing, food...

Apr 30, 2020

Need to Know | At the OMA | Resources Sector News | Job Postings & Events Need to Know May is Museum Month 2020 Information now available! May is Museum Month 2020 provides an opportunity to emphasize how museums connect Ontario, especially during these times of physical distancing. We want to highlight the contributions that museums make; to education, to their communities, to tourism, and...

Apr 23, 2020

Newly Added Resources: OMA Tuesday Webinar: Federal Support Programs Webinar Recording Available: Caring for Heritage Collections during COVID-19 #MuseumsConnectON - Member Check-ins #MuseumFromHome #GivingTuesdayNow Fundraising 101: Are You Keeping up with the Digital Revolution? Federal Funding Update Included in this issue are: OMA Resources O MA Job Board Members in the News OMA Resources OMA...