The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum Event

The Future of Tradition. Heritage Careers Fair
May 16, 2019 - May 11, 2019 (9:30 AM - 2:00 PM)
May is museums month world-wide and 18 May is celebrated every year as the International Museums Day - ICOM. This year's theme is "Museums as Cultural Hubs. The Future of Tradition." The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum will celebrate by inviting teachers to bring their students to explore various career options in the sector (museums, archives, heritage or military reserve). Following rotation through five hands-on workshops facilitated by museum professionals across town, the students will have an opportunity to find out more from emerging professionals and recruiters to related programs available through local post-secondary institutions. All those interested should contact the museum to book in advance.
Workshops (10:00am to 12:30pm) Collections, Programs, Conservation, Exhibitions, Military
Lunch break (12:30pm to 1:00pm)
Panel discussion with recruiters in related postsecondary programs and heritage/museum professionals
 
Location: 
701 Oxford Str E
Target Audience: 
High School students and their teachers
Fee: 
No admission fee, financial donations appreciated
Partner(s): 
https://www.londonchildrensmuseum.ca/; http://fanshawepioneervillage.ca/; https://eldonhouse.ca/; http://jetaircraftmuseum.ca/; http://www.army-armee.forces.gc.ca/en/31-cbg/index.page