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Bailing Wire and Bubblegum: Annual meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council)

  • 24 Oct 2014
  • 1:00 PM
  • 25 Oct 2014
  • 5:00 PM
  • Joplin, Missouri


  • This rate is only available if you are an official presenter at the Conference. If you have questions about this rate, please email info@missourimuseums.org.
  • Individual or institutional member in good standing with the Missouri Association for Museums and Archives
  • Not a member in good standing (individual or institutional) of the Missouri Association for Museums and Archives
  • You must provide a copy of your currrent student id.

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Bailing Wire and Bubblegum:

Cost Effective Solutions

MAMA Annual Meeting

October 24-25, 2014

Spiva Library, Missouri Southern State University
Joplin, Missouri


Keynote by Frances Levine

Missouri History Museum


MAMA will hold its annual meeting in Joplin, Missouri, Oct. 24-25, 2014, with the theme, "Bailing Wire and Bubblegum: Cost Effective Solutions."  This conference brings together archives, heritage, and museum professionals from a wide range of institutions.


Friday, Oct. 24

MSSU Spiva Library

12 - 1 p.m.                   Registration

1 - 2:30 p.m.                Everyday Preservation of Papers and Photos

2:40 - 4:10 p.m.           Everyday Hazards in Archives and Museums


Joplin Museum Complex

6 - 8 p.m.                     Reception




Sat., Oct. 25

MSSU Spiva Library

8 - 8:30 a.m.                MAMA Board Meeting

8:30 - 9 a.m.                MAMA Membership Meeting

(By-laws and Elections)

9 - 10:25 a.m.              Effortlessly Creating Enterprising Websites

10:35 – 12 p.m.           Building a Dynamic Social Media Presences with a Small Shop

12 - 12:45 p.m.            Lunch

1 - 2 p.m.                     Keynote

"Museums, Archives and our Internet Collaborations"

Dr. Francis Levine, Missouri History Museum

2 - 3:25 p.m.                Exhibits on a Shoestring

3:35 - 5 p.m.                Beyond the Comment Card: Simple Evaluation Tools to Better Understand Your Visitors




Parking is across the street from the Spiva Library.  Please contact Candace Sall (sallc@missouri.edu) when you register if you will need help parking and entering the Student Center.

Conference Hotel:

Drury Inn, 3601 Rangeline Road, Joplin, MO, 64804

Conference rate: $104/night

Please make your reservations by Wednesday, September 24, 2014 to receive your group rate.  Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability.


Missouri Association for Museums and Archives, P. O. Box 996, Columbia, MO  65205


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