Upcoming events

    • October 10, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • October 12, 2022
    • 4:00 PM
    • Mackinac Island, Michigan
    Register

    Join members of the Michigan museum community as we explore museum work,
    Mackinac Island, and 50 years of coming together!

    • The conference keynote, concurrent sessions, the MMA Annual Meeting, and the Museum Cafe will all take place at Grand Hotel on Tuesday. 
    • Evening events include the opening reception at Fort Mackinac on Monday, the MMA Anniversary Celebration Reception and Trivia Night on Tuesday, and a Wrap-Up Happy Hour on Wednesday afternoon. 
    • Monday and Wednesday of the conference provide opportunities for small groups of attendees to participate together in tours, workshops, and activities. Most have additional cost. More information

    Whether you want to learn more about Mackinac Island, our local host, Mackinac State Historic Parks or delve deeper into museum practice, we have you covered.

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    Schedule

    Monday, October 10

    • Workshops, Tours and Activities*
    • Opening Reception at Fort Mackinac

    Tuesday, October 11

    • Member Community Coffees
    • Keynote
    • Concurrent Sessions
    • MMA Annual Meeting
    • Museum Café
    • Anniversary Celebration Reception
    • MMA History Trivia

    Wednesday, October 12

    • Workshops, Tours and Activities*
    • Wrappy Hour (Wrap-up Happy Hour) on Lisa's Porch

    *Most Monday and Wednesday workshops, tours and activities have an additional cost.

    Registration

    Students $125
    Members  $275
    Non-members $325

    Members need to log in to access the member rate. 
    • October 10, 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • October 12, 2022
    • 4:00 PM
    • Mackinac Island, Michigan
    Registration is closed

    Guest Tickets
    Does not include most conference activities

    Family, friends and colleagues are welcome to participate in workshops, tours, and activities as space allows, in the MMA Business Meeting Luncheon, and in the event events. Guest tickets are available for purchase through September 26. 

    Monday, October 10

    9-4            

    A Day with an Anishinaabe Historian - $150
    9-4            Acquiring New Donors - $200
    9-12          A Morning of Archaeology - $10
    9-12          MI Humanities Funding Workshop - FREE
    1-4            An Afternoon of Archaeology - $10
    1-4            MSU Press Open House - FREE
    6-8            Opening Reception at Fort Mackinac $75

    Tuesday, October 11

    12-1:30     MMA Annual Business Meeting Luncheon $75
    5-6             Anniversary Celebration Reception $75
    8-9             Trivia $25

    Wednesday, October 12

    9-12           Intro to Disaster Response and Water Salvage Wkshp - $50
    9-12           
    Metadata Grooming for Museums Workshop - $50
    9-12           
    Mackinac’s Historic Landscape Walking Tour - $10
    9-12           
    Dressing for Interp. Success: Historical Clothing Tips - $10
    1-4             
    Heritage Center Tour - $10
    1-4             
    Mackinac’s Historic Landscape Walking Tour - $10
    1-4             
    Michigan EMP Biking Expedition  - FREE
    1-4             Mackinac by Foot - $10
    1-4             
    Explore Colonial Michilimackinac - FREE
    4-?              Wrap-up Happy Hour - $25


The Michigan Museums Association is supported in part by an award from the Michigan Arts and Culture Council

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