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Opportunities for Museums and Staff

Stateline Small Museums Conference
May 18th, 2018
Freeport 

 

Registration for the Stateline Small Museums Conference is now open!

The Stateline Small Museums Conference (SMMC) is an annual conference established to unite small museums across the Wisconsin-Illinois stateline and to support professional development, collaboration, and advancement of regional networks. 

This year’s SSMC will be held at Highland Community College in Freeport, IL on Friday, May 18th, 2018. The conference will offer four concurrent sessions in two tracks, collections care and administration. Sessions cover volunteering, fundraising, collections care, the importance of strategic planning, and more!

The target audience is the staff and volunteers (including board members) of small museums, historical societies, and sites in need of low-cost professional development in all areas of museum operations. 

Register early to receive a discount; early registration ends May 4th

For more information, or to register, please visit our website. www.statelinesmallmuseumsconference.org

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Training at the International Center for Preservation Studies

Learn about collections care, grant writing, historic masonry, archives and more. 

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Stateline Small Museums Conference

May 18th, 2018 All Day
If your up near the Illinois-Wisconsin border this one-day conference is for you!

2018 IAM Annual Conference

July 18th, 2018 All Day - July 21st, 2018
Make plans now to attend the IAM, Association of Midwest Museums, and the Visitor Studies Association joint Annual Conference in Chicago. The theme for the Conference is "Fostering Transparency, Strengthening Public Trust," and the host hotel is the Hilton-Chicago on South Michigan Avenue.