BCMA Mentorship Program Launch - Applications Open Now

Posted Wednesday 19th of July 2017
The BCMA is excited to launch the new BCMA Mentorship Program! The BCMA Mentorship Program pairs Emerging Museum Professionals (EMPs – in the first 10 years of their career) with experienced museum professionals in mid- or senior-career positions for an eight-month ... Read More



Webinar #5 - Cold Calling & Sweet Talking

Posted Tuesday 18th of July 2017
The BCMA is proud to announce the fifth installment in our monthly professional development webinar series! Join colleagues from around the province on August 15 for “Cold Calling & Sweet Talking: Building Grassroots Community Partnerships” presented by Amanda Sittrop (Burnaby Village Museum ... Read More



Conference 2017 Registration Now Open

Posted Thursday 22nd of June 2017
The BCMA team is excited to announce the opening of registration for our 2017 Conference - Climate for Change: How museums are meeting the challenges of a changing world! Join us for the opportunity to network with hundreds of colleagues from ... Read More



2017 Call for BCMA Council Nominations

Posted Thursday 22nd of June 2017
A number of BCMA Councillors have completed their terms of office and will be stepping down from Council at the upcoming Annual General Meeting. BCMA members are invited to submit names for consideration to Council’s Nomination Committee to be presented ... Read More



Webinar #4 - The 4 P's of Public Programming

Posted Monday 19th of June 2017
The BCMA is proud to announce the third installment in our monthly professional development webinar series! Join colleagues from around the province on July 18 for “The 4 P's of Public Programming” presented by Lesley Moore. Webinar Description: Programming has become ... Read More



The BCMA and NGX Interactive Announces a New Award

Posted Friday 16th of June 2017
The BC Museums Association and NGX Interactive are excited to announce the launch of the new Innovation Award! The inaugural Innovation Award is now open for nominations and will be awarded at our 2017 Conference, October 3-5 in Victoria. At the ... Read More



BCMA at the BC Historical Federation Conference

Posted Wednesday 14th of June 2017
The BCMA participated in the BC Historical Federation Conference, May 24-26 in Chilliwack.  We were thrilled to sponsor one of the evening sessions and network with our colleagues from across the province at this great event. [caption id="attachment_5509" align="alignleft" width="300"] ... Read More



RE-ORG: Canada West - Storage Reorganization

Posted Wednesday 14th of June 2017
The Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) is pleased to announce RE-ORG: Canada (West), the fourth edition of CCI’s training program on storage reorganization. Over a period of 14 months, up to six museums (two participants per museum) from British Columbia, Alberta and ... Read More



Webinar #3 - We Speak Translate

Posted Tuesday 16th of May 2017
The BCMA is proud to announce the third installment in our monthly professional development webinar series! Join colleagues from around the province on June 19 (please note this is on a Monday, not our usual Tuesday) for “We Speak Translate,” a special ... Read More



BC Museums Week News Release

Posted Monday 15th of May 2017
You can also read this News Release as a PDF here. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2017: CELEBRATE OUR UNIQUE & DIVERSE HISTORIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE BC MUSEUMS WEEK MAY 14-21, 2017 VICTORIA, BC – The BC Museums Association (BCMA) is ... Read More



Call for BCMA Conference Host Community

Posted Thursday 11th of May 2017
The BC Museums Association is seeking proposals for host communities to host the annual conference in 2018, 2019, or 2020. Each October the BC Museums Association holds a nationally-recognized provincial conference in a British Columbia community, creating an opportunity for ... Read More



The BCMA Celebrates 60 Years | Join Now!

Posted Wednesday 10th of May 2017
JOIN US!  We are celebrating our 60th Anniversary year with special incentives to join the BCMA in 2017. New Individual members who join BCMA between March 1 and December 31, 2017, receive a two-year membership for $60. New Student/Volunteer members ... Read More