New England Museum Association

New England Museum Association www.nemanet.org www.twitter.com/NEMAnet
NEMA is an association of more than 1,300 museum professionals and supporters who work together to strengthen and improve the museum field. NEMA offers practical, thought-provoking and affordable educational programs and services, delivered by a knowledgeable group of members and association staff. Since 1919, NEMA has been the only organization in New England serving museums of all sizes and disciplines. As one of the six regional museum associations in the US, NEMA gives the New England museum community national visibility and access to field-wide initiatives.
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Join the Conservators PAG for Proving a Rumor Wrong: How One Historic House Museum Expanded Both Footprint and Program D...
05/20/2019
New England Museum Association :: Proving a Rumor Wrong

Join the Conservators PAG for Proving a Rumor Wrong: How One Historic House Museum Expanded Both Footprint and Program Despite Predictions of Extinction workshop on June 13 at Old Sturbridge Village. Register online here: https://nemanet.org/conference-events/workshops/proving-rumor-wrong/

Proving a Rumor Wrong: How One Historic House Museum Expanded Both Footprint and Program Despite Predictions of ExtinctionJune 13, 20199:30 am – 4:00 pmOld Sturbridge VillagePresented by the Conservators PAGRegistration deadline: June 6, 2019

Learn about The Art of Hope program Currier Museum of Art during  "Universal Value: Broad Applications for Access Progra...
05/18/2019
New England Museum Association :: Universal Value

Learn about The Art of Hope program Currier Museum of Art during "Universal Value: Broad Applications for Access Program Design" workshop.

Universal Value: Broad Applications for Access Program DesignJune 13, 20199:30 am - 4 pmCurrier Museum of ArtManchester, NHPresented by the Education PAGRegistration deadline: June 6, 2019

Flashback Friday to 1998 and NEMA's first website. #NEMA100
05/17/2019

Flashback Friday to 1998 and NEMA's first website. #NEMA100

The deadline to register for Project Management Potholes: Avoiding Blowouts on Your Next Exhibit Project workshop is Tue...
05/17/2019
New England Museum Association :: Project Management Potholes

The deadline to register for Project Management Potholes: Avoiding Blowouts on Your Next Exhibit Project workshop is Tuesday, May 21st. This workshop covers realistic ways to effectively work with an exhibitions team, guide a variety of professions and perspectives, and to anticipate common project logistical snafus.

Project Management Potholes: Avoiding Blowouts on Your Next Exhibit ProjectMay 28, 201910 am - 4 pm42|design fab studios, Indian Orchard, MAPresented by the Exhibitions PAGRegistration deadline: May 21, 2019

Every museum can find a valuable role in reducing climate impacts. Hear from Strawbery Banke Museum and ECHO, Leahy Cent...
05/15/2019
New England Museum Association :: We Are Still In

Every museum can find a valuable role in reducing climate impacts. Hear from Strawbery Banke Museum and ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain on how they are making mission-driven changes during the May 29th Lunch with NEMA. RSVP for free here: https://nemanet.org/conference-events/lunch-nema/we-are-still/

WHEN: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, Noon - 1 pm WHAT: How To Join Other Cultural Institutions Support the Paris Agreement & Joining We Are Still In WHO: Sarah Sutton, We Are Still In; Rodney Rowland, Strawbery Banke Museum; and Steve Smith, ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake ChamplainFORMAT: Webinar

05/14/2019
New England Museum Association :: Behind the Scenes

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the NEMA conference in our latest edition of New England Museums Now. #SecretsMW MuseumWeek

Behind the Scenes of the NEMA Conference By Heather A. Riggs, Director of Administration, and Meg Winikates, Director of Engagement, NEMA People are often surprised that a staff of four produces a conference with attendance ranging from 800 to 1,000 people, on top of all of the other programming tha...

In April 1919, Delia Isabel Griffin convened the first "New England Conference," aka NEMA! We continue to be a vibrant r...
05/13/2019

In April 1919, Delia Isabel Griffin convened the first "New England Conference," aka NEMA! We continue to be a vibrant regional hub for inspiring & connecting all museum people. Celebrating Delia & 100 years of NEMA with a gift to the NEMA Centennial Appeal, www.nemanet.org/give #WomenInCulture MuseumWeek

05/13/2019
New England Museum Association :: Looking Back

Nina Zannieri, Executive Director of The Paul Revere House, talks about her experience in the field in our Centennial edition of New England Museums Now. MuseumWeek #WomenInCulture

Looking Back By Nina Zannieri, Executive Director Paul Revere Memorial Association/Paul Revere House In November of 1980 I started my first full time museum job. The day I got my first pay check, the muffler fell off my car. Looking back, I’m glad that I didn’t let that moment trigger a “what ...

05/10/2019

In Salem, MA, this afternoon? Join NEMA for an informal Meet-up of museum colleagues in Salem.

Thanks for sharing Castle in the Clouds. We are glad Chuck is here with us for Finding Your Way through Interpretive Pla...
05/10/2019

Thanks for sharing Castle in the Clouds. We are glad Chuck is here with us for Finding Your Way through Interpretive Planning at The House of the Seven Gables workshop today!

Our Executive Director Chuck Clark is spending the day with the New England Museum Association talking about how our team is working to expand our interpretation of the historic Lucknow Estate, and learning what our colleagues around the region are doing to educate their guests as well. What stories about The Castle do you want to hear when we open for the season on May 25th?

Is your museum participating in the Blue Star Museums program? Each summer Blue Star Museums have offered free admission...
05/09/2019
Blue Star Museums

Is your museum participating in the Blue Star Museums program? Each summer Blue Star Museums have offered free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve. For more information: https://www.arts.gov/national-initiatives/blue-star-museums

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endo

Every museum can find a valuable role in reducing climate impacts. Hear from Strawbery Banke Museum and ECHO, Leahy Cent...
05/08/2019
New England Museum Association :: We Are Still In

Every museum can find a valuable role in reducing climate impacts. Hear from Strawbery Banke Museum and ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain on how they are making mission-driven changes during the May 29th Lunch with NEMA. RSVP for free here: https://nemanet.org/conference-events/lunch-nema/we-are-still/

WHEN: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, Noon - 1 pm WHAT: How To Join Other Cultural Institutions Support the Paris Agreement & Joining We Are Still In WHO: Sarah Sutton, We Are Still In; Rodney Rowland, Strawbery Banke Museum; and Steve Smith, ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake ChamplainFORMAT: Webinar

05/08/2019

You're invited to join the New England Museum Association for an informal meet-up this Friday in Salem, MA. Come celebrate NEMA's Centennial and join your friends and colleagues at the Meet-up of museum colleagues in Salem.

Are you attending the AAM conference in New Orleans? Join us for the annual NEMA get together on May 21. Hang out with o...
05/07/2019
NEMA meetup at AAM

Are you attending the AAM conference in New Orleans? Join us for the annual NEMA get together on May 21. Hang out with old friends and meet some new ones, we hope to see you there! RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nema-meetup-at-aam-tickets-61050997176

Join us for the annual NEMA get together at the AAM Annual Meeting. Hang out with old friends and meet some new ones too while relaxing between official events in New Orleans. You buy your own drinks and NEMA will supply the munchies. Hope you can be there!

Congratulations – you’ve decided to do an exhibition! Does that sentence rattle you? Then this workshop is for you: ...
05/04/2019
New England Museum Association :: Project Management Potholes

Congratulations – you’ve decided to do an exhibition! Does that sentence rattle you? Then this workshop is for you: "Project Management Potholes: Avoiding Blowouts on Your Next Exhibit Project" on 5/28. Registration deadline: May 21. ow.ly/nUIy50shzdJ

Project Management Potholes: Avoiding Blowouts on Your Next Exhibit ProjectMay 28, 201910 am - 4 pm42|design fab studios, Indian Orchard, MAPresented by the Exhibitions PAGRegistration deadline: May 21, 2019

Flashback Friday to when the Director of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York "spoke on the War in Europe and th...
05/03/2019

Flashback Friday to when the Director of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York "spoke on the War in Europe and the salvage of works of art" at the 25th NEMA conference held at the Worcester Art Museum. Read more about the first 25 years of NEMA in our Centennial themed New England Museums Now: https://nemanet.org/nemn/spring-2019/

Today is the deadline to register for Finding Your Way through Interpretive Planning on 5/10 The House of the Seven Gabl...
05/03/2019
New England Museum Association :: Finding Your Way through Interpretive Planning

Today is the deadline to register for Finding Your Way through Interpretive Planning on 5/10 The House of the Seven Gables. Learn about the interpretive planning process and ask your questions!

Finding Your Way through Interpretive PlanningMay 10, 201910:00 am - 4:30 pmThe House of Seven Gables, Salem, MAPresented by the Historic Sites PAGRegistration deadline: May 3, 2019

05/02/2019

We are currently celebrating our centennial! 🎉 Check out the commemorative timeline which highlights milestones in NEMA’s history along with those of the museum field here: www.nema100.home.blog

Flashback Friday to April 1919 when Delia Isabel Griffin supported the future of the field by convening the first “New...
04/26/2019

Flashback Friday to April 1919 when Delia Isabel Griffin supported the future of the field by convening the first “New England Conference,” now known as NEMA. Will you support the museum field with a NEMA Centennial gift?

Today is the deadline to register for Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career on May 2 at Tufts University. Register h...
04/25/2019
New England Museum Association :: Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career

Today is the deadline to register for Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career on May 2 at Tufts University. Register here: https://nemanet.org/conference-events/workshops/gone-solo/

Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career May 2, 201910 am - 1 pmDowling Hall, Tufts UniversityMedford, MAPresented by the IMPs (Independent Museum Professionals) & YEPs (Young & Emerging Professionals) PAGsRegistration deadline: April 25, 2019

Join us at noon today for Lunch With NEMA, "Where Have All the Volunteers Gone?" This webinar is free, just register her...
04/24/2019

Join us at noon today for Lunch With NEMA, "Where Have All the Volunteers Gone?" This webinar is free, just register here: https://bit.ly/2P1x9dM

Today is the deadline to register for Going Out to Welcome In: Authentic Community Engagement through Outreach. Hear fro...
04/23/2019
New England Museum Association :: Going Out to Welcome In

Today is the deadline to register for Going Out to Welcome In: Authentic Community Engagement through Outreach. Hear from speakers from Museum of Science, Boston, New England Aquarium, and Providence Children's Museum. Register here: https://bit.ly/2Fgn3kX

Going Out to Welcome In: Authentic Community Engagement through Outreach April 30, 201910 am - 12:30 pmProvidence Children's MuseumRegistration deadline: April 23, 2019

Interpretation is at the core of what museums do – it grounds decisions around collections, staff training, content ge...
04/22/2019

Interpretation is at the core of what museums do – it grounds decisions around collections, staff training, content generation, messaging, programming & curatorial direction. Join us on 5/10 at The House of the Seven Gables for Finding Your Way through Interpretive Planning. Registration deadline is May 3.

Have you read the latest New England Museums Now? Read reflections from Nina Zannieri, Executive Director of The Paul Re...
04/21/2019

Have you read the latest New England Museums Now? Read reflections from Nina Zannieri, Executive Director of The Paul Revere House, as she looks back over her 38 years in the museum field: www.nemanet.org/nemn/spring-2019/

04/20/2019

Looking to develop a personal mission statement, assess transferable and specific skills, and practice your elevator speech? Join the NEMA IMPs and NEMA Young & Emerging Museum Professionals (YEPs) on May 2 for Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career. Registration deadline: April 25, 2019. Details online: https://nemanet.org/conference-events/workshops/gone-solo/

You still have time to register for Going Out to Welcome In: Authentic Community Engagement through on April 30, 10 am -...
04/19/2019

You still have time to register for Going Out to Welcome In: Authentic Community Engagement through on April 30, 10 am - 12:30 pm,
Providence Children's Museum. Come hear 3 stories of community engagement and then participate in roundtable discussions about where we are as a field and where we are going.

Celebrate NEMA’s 100th year of service with a gift to the Centennial Appeal: nemanet.org/give
04/19/2019

Celebrate NEMA’s 100th year of service with a gift to the Centennial Appeal: nemanet.org/give

Happy National Park Week! NEMA has some amazing National Park Service members, thanks for all you do! Throwback photo to...
04/18/2019

Happy National Park Week! NEMA has some amazing National Park Service members, thanks for all you do! Throwback photo to when NEMA was located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, close to our friends at Boston National Historical Park & USS Constitution Museum! #FindYourPark #NationalParkWeek

04/18/2019
New England Museum Association :: Where Have The Volunteers All Gone?

Join us on April 24 for the April Lunch with NEMA. We will be discussing volunteers with Sophie Huget, Director, New Britain Industrial Museum. RSVP for free on the NEMA website.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 24, 2019, Noon - 1 pm WHAT: Where Have The Volunteers All Gone? WHO: Sophie Huget, Director, New Britain Industrial MuseumFORMAT: Webinar

Join the NEMA IMPs and NEMA Young & Emerging Museum Professionals (YEPs) on May 2 for a workshop on reshaping your museu...
04/17/2019
New England Museum Association :: Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career

Join the NEMA IMPs and NEMA Young & Emerging Museum Professionals (YEPs) on May 2 for a workshop on reshaping your museum career. This workshop will include opportunities to develop personal mission statements, assess transferable and specific skills, and practice elevator speeches. For Independent Museum Professionals (IMPs) hoping to refine their pitch to clients and for anyone considering the leap from one job to another (independent or otherwise). Registration deadline is April 25.

Gone Solo: (Re)shaping Your Museum Career May 2, 201910 am - 1 pmDowling Hall, Tufts UniversityMedford, MAPresented by the IMPs (Independent Museum Professionals) & YEPs (Young & Emerging Professionals) PAGsRegistration deadline: April 25, 2019

Stepping outside the walls of your home institution and engaging with audiences in their neighborhoods is one path to au...
04/17/2019
New England Museum Association :: Going Out to Welcome In

Stepping outside the walls of your home institution and engaging with audiences in their neighborhoods is one path to authentic community engagement. Through direct programming and building relationships with community organizations in our cities or towns we can develop genuine connections with new audiences. Join us on April 30 at the Providence Children's Museum to hear about this work from three museums and then participate in roundtable discussions about where we are as a field and where we are going. The registration deadline is April 23.

Going Out to Welcome In: Authentic Community Engagement through Outreach April 30, 201910 am - 12:30 pmProvidence Children's MuseumRegistration deadline: April 23, 2019

Flashback Friday to April 1919 when Delia Isabel Griffin supported the future of the field by convening the first “New...
04/12/2019
New England Museum Association :: NEMA Centennial Appeal

Flashback Friday to April 1919 when Delia Isabel Griffin supported the future of the field by convening the first “New England Conference,” now known as NEMA. Will you support the museum field with a NEMA Centennial gift?

How will you shape the New England museum field of the future? In April 1919, Delia Isabel Griffin shaped and supported the future of the field by convening the first “New England Conference,” now known as the New England Museum Association. Today NEMA is the vibrant regional hub for inspiring a...

Join the Greater Boston Museum Educators Roundtable and the NEMA Education PAG for a workshop on What’s Civics Got to ...
04/11/2019
What’s Civics Got to Do With It?

Join the Greater Boston Museum Educators Roundtable and the NEMA Education PAG for a workshop on What’s Civics Got to Do With It? The New MA History/Social Science Framework and What It Means for Museum Education Programs on April 22 at the Tsongas Industrial History Center. RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/whats-civics-got-to-do-with-it-tickets-59781398773

What’s Civics Got to Do With It?The New MA History/Social Science Framework and What It Means for Museum Education Programs In this workshop, GBMER and the New England Museum Association Education PAG will explore the new History and Social Science Curriculum Framework, which the Massachusetts Dep...

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