The Art Works II: Media Arts deadline supports creation, education, and professional development projects that use electronic media, film, and technology as an artistic medium or a medium to broaden arts appreciation and awareness. NEA Media Arts staff will make a presentation to assist applicants in crafting a compelling application for the projects in this deadline, including an overview of NEA guidelines, application resources, and samples of successful proposals and projects. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A session.
For more info and to register: https://www.arts.gov/event/2017/art-works-ii-media-arts-guidelines-workshop-webinar
2:30pm - 3:30pm
2017 FAAHPN Biennial Conference
FAAHPN Biennial Conference May 17 – 20, 2017
- Early Registration – $119 (Applies to tickets purchased by April 15, 2017)
Includes admission to all events.
- Full Conference Registration – $149 (Applies to tickets purchased after April 15, 2017)
Includes admission to all events.
- 1-Day Registration – $59 (Leon Educators and Friday Workshops)
- 7th Annual U.S. Colored Troops Emancipation & Abolitionist Ball – $50 (May 19, 2017, 8pm-11pm)
For more info and to register: http://faahpn.com/faahpn-conference/
This webinar will introduce the Regional Heritage Stewardship Program, a National Endowment for the Humanities-funded initiative that will bring educational programming, training, and professional assessment opportunities related to collections care and management to Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi. To register for the event: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ee0771x6b9caa5d2&llr=ys9myawab
For more information on the program: http://ccaha.org/uploads/media_items/rural-stewardship.original.pdf
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Florida based library special collections, museum, zoo, archives or archaeological group are invited to participate in our new collections based workshop sereies. The Florida Connecting to Collections Program can assist your institution in the creation of a collections development or management policy that will help you in the management of your collection.
This free program, funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, provides webinars and resources for collecting organizations to work in mentor/mentee groups developing collections policies through a series of four modules – each consisting of two (2) workshops.
MODULE #3-ACCESS AND USE/COLLECTIONS CARE/INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Locations: Workshop #1: Webinar/In-Person Discussions
Date: May 22, 2017
TBD-3/4 Locations around Florida
*Mid-Module Potential Webinars: Digitization or Integrated Pest Management: June 9, 2017
Workshop #2: Collections Assessment/Practical Exercise
Date: June 23, 2017
Application Deadline: May 17, 2017
Apply to be a MENTOR and you can share your expertise and skills with colleagues or as a MENTEE and improve or develop your policy in a supportive environment.
For more information on the program and to apply: http://www.flamuseums.org/professional-development/florida-connecting-to-collections-program/2016-collections-policies-collections-care-enhancement/
9:00am - 3:00pm
Join the FAM and FAM Foundation Board of Directors for a member mixer on Monday June 5, 2017.
Not a member? We welcome you to attend and network with colleagues as well as learn all that FAM has to offer. Please email Malinda Horton at email@example.com to RSVP.
5:00pm - 7:00pm