2018 Webinar Series Launches January 16

Posted Wednesday 3rd of January 2018
The BCMA Webinar series is back for 2018!  We are excited to launch the new year by announcing its first two webinars. The first webinar of 2018 will help you Write Your Own Fundraising Plan!  Join Cassie Holcomb from The Robert ... Read More

Sponsor a Webinar in 2018

Posted Monday 18th of December 2017
The BCMA is excited to call for webinar sponsors for the 2018 webinar season! The BCMA is offering a webinar sponsorship package to organizations and individuals interested in increasing their visibility among BCMA members and across Canada.  Our webinar series has ... Read More

2018 Change Makers Nominations - Due Dec 15

Posted Tuesday 28th of November 2017
BC Museums Association is accepting nominations for projects making a substantial contribution to BC’s cultural sector for its upcoming issue of Roundup Magazine. Selected winners will be featured in Roundup’s winter 2018 issue, Change Makers. Change Makers is an annual ... Read More

BCMA Visits Pittsburgh - Takeaways from MCN 2017

Posted Tuesday 14th of November 2017
The BCMA visited Pittsburgh, PA last week for Museum Computer Network's 2017 conference. BCMA Programs & Member Services Coordinator, Ben Fast, attended as an MCN Scholar* and presented a lightning talk about the BCMA Webinar program. Here are some takeaways from the Conference:   ... Read More

Webinar #8 - Digital Design on a Dime

Posted Wednesday 25th of October 2017
The BCMA is proud to announce the eighth professional development webinar in our monthly webinar series! Join colleagues from around the province and across Canada on November 21 for “Digital Design on a Dime” presented by Ryan Meech. Webinar Description: Digital, interactive displays ... Read More

Voicing Contested Histories - Workshop tickets available now

Posted Tuesday 24th of October 2017
Voicing Contested Histories: Creating opportunities to foster diversity, inclusion and reconciliation Wednesday, November 22, 2017 | 9am – 3:30pm Royal Roads University, 2005 Sooke Rd. Join us for a province-wide day of dialogue that will focus on issues and best practices for building ... Read More

Congratulations to 2017's BCMA Awards for Outstanding Achievement Winners!

Posted Saturday 21st of October 2017
The 2017 BCMA Awards for Outstanding Achievement were handed out on Thursday October 5 at the BCMA Conference Gala at the Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria.  A staple event of our annual conference, the presentation of the Awards for Outstanding ... Read More

Newly Elected BCMA Council for 2017-18

Posted Friday 20th of October 2017
A new BCMA Council was elected at the AGM on Thursday. Congratulations to the newly-elected and re-elected councillors! A big thank you to outgoing councillors Peter Ord, Rebecca Clarke, Hanna Cho, and Danielle Lemon! The 2017-18 Council are: Tania Muir, ... Read More

The Future of Museums - BCMA Conference Keynote: Senator Patricia Bovey

Posted Thursday 19th of October 2017
Senator Patricia Bovey joined the BC Museums Association's 60th Anniversary Conference in Victoria, October 4, 2017.  Senator Bovey presented a keynote presentation entitled "The Voice of Museums: Societal Expectations: The Future Role of Museums" to a packed crowd at the ... Read More

The BCMA Celebrates 60 Years | Join Now!

Posted Wednesday 27th of September 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

Webinar #7 - Funding for Heritage Organizations

Posted Thursday 21st of September 2017
The BCMA is proud to announce the seventh professional development webinar in our monthly webinbar series! Join colleagues from around the province and across Canada on October 17 for “Funding for Heritage Organizations” presented by Michael Smith and Colleen Craig from ... Read More

Conference Day Rates Available Now

Posted Thursday 21st of September 2017
With Conference 2017 just under two weeks away, we are now opening limited Day Registration options. Day registration gets you in to individual sessions for either Wednesday, October 4 or Thursday, October 5. Day registration excludes social events. Gala tickets ... Read More