Sun, January 1 - Sun, December 31, 2017
Maine Archives and Museums Annual Conference
Cumberland Center, Maine
Venue: to be announced
Maine Archives and Museums holds an annual conference each fall (Oct in 2016) with a day-long slate of listening, learning, networking, and more. The annual meeting of MAM's membership also takes place at the conference each year--this is your chance as a MAM member to vote on new officers or changes in policy, or to address issues that affect the organization and its membership. The conference offers a mixture of sessions, workshops, networking opportunities, and a dynamic keynote address that will leave you feeling recharged, connected, and inspired with new ideas to assist you in the care and management of your collecting institution. Details to be announced.
Tue, May 2 - Fri, May 5, 2017
InterActivity 2017 for Association of Children's Museums
Venue: Pasadena Convention Center
This year’s program features seven thematic session streams and nine session formats showcasing the creativity and innovation that define our field. Each stream takes a holistic look at our evolving institutions, while the formats help to promote experiential learning. Visit our website to create your own learning experience at InterActivity 2017.
Fri, May 5 - Sat, May 6, 2017
Florida Lighthouse Association Spring Meeting at Boca Grande
Boca Grande, Florida
Venue: Crowninshield Community House
Our spring event will start on Friday May 5, 2017 at the Crowninshield Community House 240 Banyan St. Boca Grande, Fl 33921 Map on Gasparilla Island with committee meetings at 4:30 PM, followed by the FLA Board meeting at 6:00 PM. Please note, the social will be AT THE BOCA GRANDE LIGHTHOUSE at 7:30 where we will have the opportunity for a night climb. On Saturday the membership meeting will start at 9:00 AM at the Community House, with a salad Luncheon ( details to follow) at about 12:00, followed by a visit and climb to both Lighthouses. The cost for the event will be $50 each for members and $75 each for non-members, which includes a 1 year membership in FLA. Due to FLA insurance requirements all attendees MUST be members. The meeting fee includes the Friday night Social, the Friday night climb, the membership meeting, Lunch, and visits to both lighthouses.
Sun, May 7 - Wed, May 10, 2017
AAM 2017 Annual Meeting and MuseumExpo in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri
Venue: America's Center Convention Complex St. Louis
The largest gathering of museum professionals in the world, the AAM Annual Meeting brings together authoritative voices and information pioneers to deliver world-class professional development experiences for the 5,000+ individuals who participate. Learn what exhibitors have long known—that a presence at MuseumExpo leads to a significant increase in museum market share. MuseumExpo offers your organization top-level exposure to decision-makers across the museum leadership spectrum.
Wed, May 10 - Sat, May 13, 2017
NGS 2017 Family History Conference
Raleigh, North Carolina
Venue: Raleigh Convention Center
Energize Your Research and Sharpen Your Family History Skills at the NGS 2017 Family History Conference. You can choose from more than 175 sessions designed to help advance your research by learning about techniques and resources to discover your roots and build your family tree. Join our experts and genealogists from all over the U.S. and beyond, for four exciting days in Raleigh, May 2017.