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Nov 30, 2021

Support the OMA this #GivingTuesday The Ontario Museum Association is participating in #GivingTuesday! It’s a global movement of giving across organizations, families, and individuals alike. Today, you have the opportunity to participate in this international day of generosity and support the OMA as we continue our work to keep Ontario’s museums vibrant and vital in the face of pandemic...

Nov 25, 2021

Thursday, November 25, 2021 Ontario Museum Association Announces Awards of Excellence 2021 Recipients On Thursday, November 25, 2021, the Ontario Museum Association (OMA) presented the OMA Awards of Excellence 2021 at the OMA’s virtual Annual Conference: Reopening, Recovery, Reimagination. This year, the OMA will showcase the accomplishments of the Award Recipients in a social media campaign...

Nov 25, 2021

Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums brought to you by: Sherbrooke Museum of Nature and Science Need to Know Funding Opportunity: 2022 Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II — Community Projects Canadian Heritage This program provides funding for community-based projects and celebrations in honour of the 70-year reign of Her Majesty...

Nov 22, 2021

Monday, November 22, 2021 In this eNews Alert, you will find: Funding Opportunity: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Webinar: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Initiative from the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund #OMAConf2021 Session Highlight: Supporting a Diverse Workforce New Funding Opportunity: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Canadian Cultural Spaces Fund In Budget...

Nov 18, 2021

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Other PD Opportunities This issue of ONmuseums is brought to you by: Lucidea Need to Know Webinar: Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act - Planning the transition for your museum with Community Legal Education Ontario Free Webinar Friday, December 3, 2021 10:00am - 11:15am ET Ontario’s Not-for-profit Corporations Act (ONCA) was proclaimed on October...

Nov 11, 2021

Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Ontario Pausing the Lifting of Capacity Limits in Remaining Settings Where Proof of Vaccination is Required Read the News Release HERE. Reminder: Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations Deadline: November 29, 2021 Read more HERE . Recovery, Reopening, Reimagination At #OMAConf2021, We're...

Nov 04, 2021

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | Jobs Postings & Events Need to Know Survey of Heritage Institutions Back Online The 2021 Government of Canada Survey of Heritage Institutions is back online after a brief pause, due to the dissolution of Parliament for recent elections. The survey link is once again active and has been extended for responses until November 26, 2021 ...

Oct 29, 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021 Updated Regulation for Step 3 and Roadmap Exit Step Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries On October 22, 2021, the provincial government released a plan to safely reopen Ontario and manage COVID-19 for the long-term . On October 27, Ontario Regulation 364/20: Rules For Areas at Step 3 and at the Roadmap Exit Step was amended to support the government...

Oct 28, 2021

Need to Know | Members in the News External Resources | O MA Job Board This issue of ONmuseums is brought to you by: Ingenium Canada Need to Know Minister of Canadian Heritage Announced: The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez From left to right: John Dalrymple (Executive Director, Canada's National Ballet School), Marie Lalonde (OMA Executive Director), Minister Pablo Rodriguez (Ministry of Canadian...

Oct 22, 2021

Friday, October 22, 2021 In this eNews, you will find: Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term Capacity Limits Lifting in Select Settings From the Office of the Premier: The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, has released A Plan to...

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