Museum Association of Arizona

 

CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

 

Conferences

Museum Association of Arizona
March 18, 2019
Arizona History Museum, Tucson AZ

Legal Issues In Museum Administration
March 20-22, 2019
Washington, D.C.

Museum Trustee Association Spring Forum
March 28, 2019
Heard Museum, Phoenix AZ

National Council on Public History
March 27-30, 2019
Hartford CT

PACCIN EUROPREPCON 2019
April 11-13, 2019
Amsterdam THE NETHERLANDS 

Association of Art Museum Curators
May 4-7, 2019
New York NY

American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting
May 19-22, 2019
New Orleans LA

Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC)
May 25-31, 2019
Chicago IL

Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums  
June 8-12, 2019
Sainte-Marie among the Hurons,Midland, Ontario

Digital Data in Biodiversity Research Conference
June 10-12, 2019
Yale University, New Haven CT 

2019 Arizona Historic Preservation Conference
June 12-14, 2019
Hassayampa Inn, Prescott, Arizona

Association of Academic Museums and Galleries 
June 27-30, 2019
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN 

Visitor Studies Association 
July 10-13, 2019
Detroit MI

Society of American Archivists 
July 31-August 6, 2019
Austin TX

American Association for State and Local History
August 28-31, 2019
Philadelphia PA

Western Museums Association
October 4-7, 2019
Boise ID

The International Foundation for Cultural Property Protection 
20th Annual Conference, Seminar & Exhibits

October 19-25, 2019
Denver and Vail, CO 

Association of Registrars and Collections Specialists (ARCS)
November 7-9, 2019
Philadephia PA

2019 National Humanities Conference 
November 7-10, 2019
Honolulu HA

National Association for Interpretation
November 12-16, 2019
Denver CO


Workshops and Seminars

Central Arizona Museum Association (CAMA)
Interpretive Storytelling/ Education
March 13, 2019 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m
South Mountain Community Center

American Association for State and Local History 
Collections Camp: Textiles
April 1-2, 2019
Hartford CT

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Virginia Association of Museums 
Introduction to Collections Care
April 10, 2019
Richmond VA

Central Arizona Museum Association (CAMA)
Business Meeting and Elections
April 10, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Scottsdale Museum of the West (Scottsdale)

Arizona State Library, Archives, and Public Records
FREE Archives 101 Workshop
Taliesin West (Scottsdale AZ)
April 24, 2019, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Covering the basics of: setting up an archives; developing collection policies; accessioning and processing collections; establishing basic conservation/preservation guidelines. Each attendee will receive a notebook and a box with archival materials and tools; each institution also gets a CD that provides them free access to the American Association of State and Local History (AASLH) Archives 101 on-line course website (usually costs $90).

American Association for State and Local History
Exhibit Makeovers
April 29-30, 2019
Denver, CO

American Association for State and Local History
Collections Management and Practices
June 3-4, 2019
Charleston, SC

American Association for State and Local History
Project Management for History Professionals
Butterworth Center, Moline IL
May 20-21, 2019
Project Management provides valuable instruction in planning, managing and successfully completing projects of all types. In this workshop, participants learn how to implement internationally recognized project management principles in a history context. Instruction will cover all of the details in the four steps to successful project management

American Association for State and Local History
Creating Programs for Teachers and Students
June 24-25, 2019
Austin, TX
Through a combination of presentations, discussion, hands-on activities, and take-home materials, this workshop addresses the elements of museum education and programming needed to create engaging, educational, and successful educational programming for students and teachers. Learn how to craft on site and outreach programming that is meaningful to the education community.


On-Line Classes and Webinars     

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Moving And Renovation: Collection Concerns

March 7, 2019, 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Renovation and construction projects in your facility can present significant risks to your collections. In this webinar, you will learn the most common risks for collections, risks for personnel, strategies for risk mitigation, and issues with temporary storage

Nonprofit Tech for Good FREE Webinar
10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small Nonprofits

March 12, 2019, 1:00 p.m. (ET)
Customized for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this webinar will highlight current trends in online fundraising.  

Connecting to Collections Care FREE Webinar
Planning for Natural Disaster Damage in Botanical Collections

March 12, 2019, 2:00 p.m. (ET)
This webinar will discuss the disaster planning process and how a simple template was created for the garden world to evaluate and protect plant collections. Botanically focused collections or not, webinar participants will learn how to identify and potentially mitigate risks to their holdings.

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Writing a Disaster Plan

March 12 and 26. 2019 (2 Sessions)

Wisconsin Historical Society FREE Webinar
Women in Museums

March 13, 2019 1:30 - 3:00 pm CT
In this session, Joan Baldwin and Anne Ackerson, the authors of the book, Women in the Museum: Lessons from the Workplace, discuss gender equity issues persistently plaguing the field. From micro-aggressions to unconscious bias to toxic workplace environments, we will explore the implications of an inequitable workplace for a field that prides itself on open and equal public access.

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
In Perpetuity: Tips for Municipal Clerks and Government Agencies

March 19, 2019, 12:30 p.m. (ET) 

zSpace Webinar
Historical Objects in a Virtual World: Integrating AR/VR into Social Studies

March 19, 2019, 5:00 p.m. (ET)
This educational webinar will allow attendees to: Learn how to create virtual models of material objects; See the impact of AR/VR on museum exhibits, collections, and visitor experiences with a tour of AR/VR at the Museum of Texas Tech University; Identify unique ways to incorporate AR/VR into classes

American Association for State and Local History Webinar
Breaking the Budget Bubble: How to Build and Read Budgets

March 20, 2019

C2C CareCourse 
Planning Your RE-ORG Project

March 20, 27, April 10, 24, May 8, and June 25, 2019,  2:00 – 3:30 (ET)

American Association for State and Local History Online Course
Museum Education & Outreach

March 25, 2019

Wisconsin Historical Society FREE Webinar
Interpreting Women at Historic Sites

March 27, 2019 1:30 - 3:00 pm CT
In this presentation, Mary van Balgooy will discuss the state of the field of women's history; examine the current challenges and opportunities for interpreting women at historic sites; and give audience participants the right tools to research, uncover, and interpret women and their significance in history.

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Writing a Preservation Plan 

March 29, 2019, 12:30 p.m. (ET)

American Association for State and Local History Webinar
Understanding Provenance

April 2, 2019, 3:00 p.m. (ET)

Wisconsin Historical Society FREE Webinar
Best Practices for Board Service: Historic House Museums - Part I
April 10, 2019 1:30 - 3:00 pm CT
Clear up the confusion about who does what in historic house museum organizations by participating in this two-part webinar. During the first of two webinars on this topic, we will discuss the legal responsibilities of all nonprofit board members according to state nonprofit law and how these duties apply to nonprofit historic house museum boards. We will discuss the three board responsibilities, called the Duty of Care, Loyalty, and Obedience to the Law, and how your historic site can demonstrate your understanding of these duties and the organizational policies and practices you can implement to assure that you exceed these minimum requirements

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Caring for Photographic Collections 
April 11, 2019, 2:00 p.m. (ET)

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Preservation 101: Preservation Basics for Paper and Media Collections

April  18 - June 27, 2019 (10 sessions)

Northeast Document Conservation Center FREE Webinar
Writing Grants for Audio Preservation and Reformatting 

April 22, 2019  

Wisconsin Historical Society FREE Webinar
Best Practices for Board Service: Historic House Museums - Part II
April 24, 2019 1:30 - 3:00 pm CT
During this webinar, we will talk about all volunteer historic sites, as well as those with staff, to differentiate what the board versus the staff does in both types of organizations. We will highlight the leadership qualities needed in an excellent Board President (whether you have staff or not), and how the Nominating and Executive Committees can shape the future of the organization. Finally, we’ll discuss the core documents that all house museums need in order to be effective stewards of their collections and historic property.

Northeast Document Conservation Center FREE Webinar
Long-term Preservation for Early Record Books 

April 25, 2019 

American Association for State and Local History Online Course
Caring for Museum Collections

April 29 - June 23, 2019

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Salvaging Damaged Book, Paper, and AV Collections

May 7, 2019, 2:00 p.m. (ET)

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Creating Long-lasting Digital Prints

May 14, 2019, 2:00 p.m. (ET)

Northeast Document Conservation Center Webinar
Exhibiting Your Collections 

May 21, 2019, 2:00 p.m. (ET)

American Association for State and Local History Online Course
Introduction to Financial Management

May 28 - June 25, 2019

American Association for State and Local History Online Course
Leadership and Administration for History Organizations

July 1- August 23, 2019

American Association for State and Local History Online Course
Basics of Archives

July 1-24, 2019



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