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    • 19 Oct 2021
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    • 21 Oct 2021
    • 5:00 PM
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    Approaching the Horizon

    October 19-21, 2021

    As Missouri celebrates its 200th anniversary, it allows us all to reflect on our state’s history, but it also encourages us to look to the future. Please join us for this conversation.

    The conference will be held virtually and registration is open.

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    The keynote address will be "Our Future is Inclusive: Museums, Archives, and Disabled Persons," by Beth Ziebarth, Director of Access Smithsonian

    There will be a special virtual tour of the "St. Louis Sound" exhibit at the Missouri History Museum.

    A workshop, Museum Environment 101, will be provided by staff from the Midwest Art Conservation Center and sponsored by the Missouri Historical Society. (This workshop has a limit of 40 participants. Upon registering for the conference, you will receive information on registering separately for the workshop.)

    Sessions include:

    "The Kansas City Museum: The Seamless Adaption of a Historic Structure into a Contemporary Museum"

    "Reimagining President Truman through a Museum Transformation"

    "New Perspectives: An Experimental Internship Program to Promote Diversity in the Museum Field"

    "At Least No One Cited Pinterest as a Source This Year: Central Mssouri Region Ntional History Day"

    "Sharing New Formats Online: Viewing Domino Danzero's Original Stereograph Cards in 3D, from a Distance"

    "Disintern the Internship"

    "Planning Museum Exhibits on Difficult History Topics"

    "Integrating Environmental Sustainability Measures for Cultural Sites"


    There will also be a virtual happy hour and brown bag lunches as well as access to two pre-recorded sessions.


    MAMA thanks the Missouri Humanities Council for its support of this conference and other MAMA programming.
    • 20 Oct 2021
    • Zoom
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    You MUST be registered for the MAMA 2021 Annual Conference in order to attend this workshop.


    Museum Environment 101

    Nicole Grabow, Director of Preventive Conservation, Midwest Art Conservation Center

    Sponsored by the Missouri Historical Society


    If you are not registered for the conference, your registration for this workshop will be cancelled.

Past events

08 Sep 2021 POSTPONED: "Making History": special MAMA Conversation about exhibits and censorship
08 Sep 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: The Missouri State Archives and crowdsourcing transcription
11 Aug 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: CatalogIt: St. Joseph Museum and its new collections management database
26 Jul 2021 MAMA Workshop: “Preparing for the Unexpected: Risk Assessment and Writing a Disaster Plan -- sponsored by the Missouri Humanities Council”
12 Jul 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: Informal discussion of emergency preparedness
23 Jun 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: Informal discussion of student employees/volunteers
09 Jun 2021 "NAGPRA at the McClure"
26 May 2021 “Virtual Visiting at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art”
11 May 2021 Colleague Conversation: Informal discussion of projects and lessons learned during COVID
28 Apr 2021 Colleague Conversation: Gateway to Pride: Collecting St. Louis’s LGBTQIA+ History
16 Apr 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: informal discussion on topics of interest
10 Mar 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: The "Anniversary Problem" in Programming
10 Feb 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: informal discussion on collections information online (or other topics)
13 Jan 2021 MAMA Colleague Conversation: Show Me Missouri digital exhibit
11 Dec 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
21 Oct 2020 MAMA Annual Conference 2020 -- Museums and Archives: Navigating Past, Present, and Future
07 Oct 2020 MAMA Showme Missouri Museums and Archives: Wilson's Creek National Battlefield
02 Oct 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
16 Sep 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
26 Aug 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
19 Aug 2020 Telling Your Organization's Story: Basics of Advocacy
12 Aug 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
05 Aug 2020 Show Me Missouri Museums and Archives
29 Jul 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
22 Jul 2020 Show Me Missouri Museums and Archives: History Museum on the Square - "Birthplace of Route 66"
15 Jul 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
08 Jul 2020 Show Me Missouri Museums and Archives: Truman Presidential Library and Museum preview of renovation
05 Jun 2020 MAMA Meet-up: Harnessing the Power of Museums and Archives to Create Transformative Conversation about Race
03 Jun 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: Native American Collections in Museums: NAGPRA Basics
29 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up
27 May 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: "Pests in the Pants, Holes in the Hats: Identifying and Managing Pests in Collections"
22 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up
20 May 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: Caring for Paper-Based Collections (including re-opening considerations)
15 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up: focus on re-opening, pt. 2
08 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up: focus on re-opening
06 May 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: Low-Cost Textile Solutions: Making Storage Better
22 Apr 2020 Sowing Seeds: Developing a Traveling Exhibit on Missouri Agriculture
15 Apr 2020 The Relevance of History in the Time of Covid-19
08 Apr 2020 "Managing Volunteers Online: Tips from the Missouri State Archives"
17 Oct 2019 2019 Annual Meeting "Wonder and Sustainability"
26 Aug 2019 Fall Internship Host Site
29 May 2019 Summer Diversity Internship
16 Apr 2019 Sharing Community Stories: Storytelling and Effective Interpretation in Exhibits
19 Oct 2018 Building Blocks -- 2018 Annual Meeting
22 Aug 2018 Every Museum is a Stage - Docent Training Workshop Afternoon Session
22 Aug 2018 Every Museum is a Stage - Docent Training Workshop Morning Session
06 Apr 2018 Digitization Workshop
27 Oct 2017 Making a Difference -- 2017 Annual Meeting
26 Oct 2017 Mini-workshop session #2: Activities Design in the Museum
26 Oct 2017 Mini-workshop session #1: How to Hack
22 May 2017 Preservation and Handling of Papers and 3D Objects
21 Oct 2016 Preserve. Innovate. Connect. Annual Meeting in Association with the Missouri Humanities Council
23 Oct 2015 "Cultural Recovery: Role of Museums and Archives" Annual Meeting in Association with the Missouri Humanities Council
24 Oct 2014 Bailing Wire and Bubblegum: Annual meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council)
11 Oct 2013 "Community and Collaboration": Annual Meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council
19 Oct 2012 "Telling Missouri's Stories": Annual Meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council
16 May 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- St. Joseph
10 May 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- Cape Girardeau
18 Apr 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- Columbia
11 Apr 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- St. Charles
10 Apr 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- Springfield
14 Nov 2011 Building a Meaningful Collection
01 Jun 1990 1990 Annual Meeting

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