We've got a new podcast episode!

Posted Thursday 13th of December 2018
Episode 6 - Dr. Yosef Wosk, OBC, on Universal Technologies and Innovations In this episode, the BCMA revisits one of the highlights of our year; Erica Mattson, our executive director, introduces a keynote speaker from our 2018 conference, Dr. Yosef ... Read More

We're hiring!!!

Posted Thursday 6th of December 2018
BC Museums Association is looking for a talented individual to join our team as Operations Manager. The ideal candidate brings excellent team work, organizational and digital literacy skills, an entrepreneurial spirit and a strong awareness of best practices for operating ... Read More

BCMA is on Wakelet!

Posted Thursday 6th of December 2018
Looking for a concise way of getting your BC museum news? BCMA has started their own profile on Wakelet! Wakelet is an easy way of curating news, web articles, and resources around a single subject. We've recently started our own ... Read More

Deciding BC’s Future: Electoral Reform and BC Arts Council Budget

Posted Saturday 17th of November 2018
Our municipal elections may be all done, but there are still more opportunities to take action and shape political priorities in BC. Before the end of the month, BC will vote on the electoral reform referendum. Residence must now decide ... Read More

Staff changes at BC Arts Council

Posted Saturday 17th of November 2018
Last week, the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture announced several staff changes at the BC Arts Council, as reported by the BC Alliance for Arts and Culture. After working as the executive director of the BC Arts Council since ... Read More

Join Us for Our Upcoming Webinars!

Posted Wednesday 31st of October 2018
Special Presentation Webinar -  November 9, 2018  Understanding Collaborations for Not-for-Profit Organizations Heritage BC presents with Vantage Point and in partnership with BC Museums Association From knowledge, skills and training exchange to increased capacities and from organizational sustainability to attractiveness to funders, ... Read More

Conference 2018 Delegate Survey

Posted Friday 26th of October 2018
Thank you to everyone who joined us in Kelowna for the BC Museums Association conference. We hope you’ve all made it home teeming with fresh ideas and inspiration, new connections with colleagues and friends and lots of warm memories. Heading ... Read More

Congratulations to the 2018 Recipients of the BC Museums Association Awards for Outstanding Achievement!

Posted Wednesday 24th of October 2018
The 2018 BC Museums Association Awards for Outstanding Achievement were handed out on Wednesday, October 23 at the BCMA Conference Gala at the Laurel Packinghouse in Kelowna.  A staple event of our annual conference, the presentation of the Awards for ... Read More


Posted Tuesday 16th of October 2018
Indigitization is pleased to announce our upcoming VHS digitization workshop, in partnership with UBC Okanagan Library and with sponsorship from Dr. Karis Shearer and the AMP Lab! This full-day workshop (9:30am to 4:00pm), held at the AMP Lab (Fipke Centre ... Read More

Conference 2018 Countdown!

Posted Tuesday 16th of October 2018
Here are a few resources and reminders to help you enjoy the conference. The BC Museums Association Conference is happening October 21 to 23, 2018 at the Delta Grand Okanagan Resort, Kelowna Museums and the Kelowna Art Gallery. We are counting ... Read More

BC municipal elections: Get ready to vote!

Posted Tuesday 16th of October 2018
On October 20, BC residents will once again take to the polls to decide on our municipal government and our province's future. While voters will have their own priorities and candidates in mind, we encourage our members to be aware ... Read More

Roundup 273 now available!!

Posted Tuesday 9th of October 2018
Fall 2018 issue of Roundup is now available to read online! Read about celebrating B.C. communities and their contributions to Canada, our 2018 municipal election primer, and the Chinatown Storytelling Centre.   https://issuu.com/bcmuseumsassn/docs/273_roundup_bc_canada_150 Read More