2020

August 5-7
Virtual Conference: Association of African American Museums

August 6
-FREE Webinar: Historic Resources Survey: The Who, What, When, Why, and Where of Understanding Historic Resources in a Community (MHPN)
-FREE Webinar: Some Good (Museum) News (CRMA)

August 8
-Workshops: Finding Your Family and Climbing Further Up the Family Tree (HSM)

August 10
-Grant Deadline: Arts and Humanities Touring Grant (Michigan Humanities)

August 11
-FREE Webinar: Museum Registration Methods, 6th Edition (CSAAM)
-Webinar: Time Management for Interpreters (NAI)
-Webinar: Thinking Outside the Box when Boxing (NEDCC)
-FREE Webinar: Developing a Strategic Plan for Volunteer Engagement (VolunteerMatch)

August 12
-FREE Webinar: A Conversation on Museum Careers (CurCom)
-FREE Webinar: Engaging Pro Bono Skills-Based Volunteers (VolunteerMatch)
-Webinar: Teambuilding During Online Meetings (MNA)

August 13
-FREE Webinar: The Updated General Facility Report (CSAAM)
-FREE Webinar: Internal and External Programs, How You Can Support Sustainability at Your Museum (Environment and Climate Network)

August 14
-Online Workshop: Volunteers: Managing Your Supplemental Staff (HSM)
-FREE Webinar: Conservator's Corner: Dacron Lining (CCAHA)

August 17
-Grant Deadline: MotorCities Challenge and Mini Grants

August 18
-Webinar: Digitizing Scrapbooks (NEDCC)
-FREE Webinar: 250th Anniversary and African American Museums: A Listening Session (AASLH)

August 19
-FREE Webinar: Best Practices for the Nonprofit World (THC) 

August 20
-FREE Webinar: Building and Nurturing DEAI Committees: Theory and Practice in Museums (CCLI)
-FREE Webinar: Community Survey: How to Successfully Plan and Complete a Survey of Historic Community Resources (MHPN)

August 21
-Online Workshop: Exhibits on a Shoestring (HSM)

August 24
-Webinar: Working with Schools in the Age of Social Distance (OMA)

August 24-25
-Virtual Conference: MATERALIZING RACE: An “Unconference” on Objects and Identity in #VastEarlyAmerica

August 25
-FREE Webinar: Executing Virtual Events: Lessons Learned from Digital Data & SPNHC Conference Planners (iDigBio)
-FREE Webinar: Re-Energize Volunteer Engagement with Mission-Driven Opportunities (VolunteerMatch)

August 26
-FREE Webinar: Care and Curation of Archaeological Collections for Museums (C2C)
-FREE Webinar: Adapting a Summer Internship During COVID-19 (CCAHA)

August 27
-Grant Deadline: Humanities Grants (Michigan Humanities)

August 28
-Online Workshop: Start 'Em Early: Engaging Young Historians (HSM)

August 31
-Online Course: Rights & Reproduction I: Intro to IP and Licensing Best Practices (Museum Study)
-Online Course: Moving Museum Collections (Museum Study)
-Online Course: Interpretive Writing (Museum Study)
-Online Course: Decolonizing Museums in Practice (Museum Study)
-Online Course: Assessing Risk to Cultural Property I (Museum Study)

September 3
-Webinar: Storing AV Collections (NEDCC)

September 4

-Online Workshop: Clothing Your Character: Historic Costuming on a Budget (HSM)

September 10
-Online Workshop: 
The Kitchen Sisters (Zoom) Interviewing, Recording & Podcasting Workshop

September 11
-Online Workshop: Bringing History to Life: Engaging with Living History (HSM)

September 14
-FREE Webinar: Light Levels for Exhibition (CCAHA)

September 14-Various End Dates

-Online Course: Introduction to Financial Management (AASLH)
-Online Course: Basics of Archives (AASLH)
-Online Course: Museum Education and Outreach (AASLH)
-Online Course: Caring for Museum Collections (AASLH)
-Online Course: Developing Exhibitions: Planning (AASLH)

September 15

-FREE Webinar: Copyright Essentials (University of Michigan)
-Workshop: Designing Metrics for Program Evaluation (Johnson Center)

September 15-17
-FREE Webinar: Taking the Pulse of Natural History Collections During COVID-19 Series: Where are we now? (iDigBio)

September 19
-Online Workshops: Bringing in the Bucks and Putting the Fun in Fund-raising (HSM)

September 20-23
-Conference: Michigan Historic Preservation Network Annual Conference

September 21-22
-Virtual Conference: 40th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference (MHPN)

September 22
-Webinar: Managing Moving Image Collections (NEDCC)

September 24-30
-Virtual Conference: American Association for State and Local History

September 25
-Online Workshop: Demystifying Museum Registration Methods (HSM)

September 29
-FREE Webinar: Open Access (University of Michigan)
-Workshop: How to Tell Your Story to Maximize Impact (Johnson Center)

October 2 & 3
-Virtual Conference: Historical Society of Michigan 

October 7
-FREE Webinar: Introduction to Creative Commons (University of Michigan)

October 9

-Online Workshop: A Stitch in Time: Identifying and Preserving Quilts (HSM)

October 14
-Workshop: Preserving Your Collections and Surviving Disasters (MotorCities)
-Conference: Creative Placemaking Summit 6, Lansing (Arts Council Greater Lansing)

October 23
-Online Workshops: Respectful Rehabilitation and If These Walls Could Talk (HSM)

October 26-28
-Virtual Conference: 6th Annual Repatriation Conference (AAIA)

October 27

-Webinar: Understanding the Conservation of Parchment Documents (NEDCC)
-FREE Webinar: Virtual Project Management, Tips and Tools (iDigBio)

September 30-October 3
-Conference: 30th International Sculpture Conference, Detroit

November 3
-Webinar: Caring for Vellum-Bound Books (NEDCC)

November 6
-Online Workshop: Getting Seen and Being Heard: Marketing for Small Historical Organizations (HSM)

November 17

-Webinar: Strategies for Born-Digital Collections (NEDCC)

November 19-21
-Conference: Gender, Women’s Suffrage, and Political Power: Past, Present, and Future (GWSPP)

November 20
-Online Workshop: Keeping Cemeteries Alive! Preserving Headstones and Monuments (HSM)
-FREE Webinar: Writing Your Preservation Assistance Grant (NEDCC)

November 29
-Event: Museum Store Sunday

December 3
-FREE Webinar: Writing Your Preservation Assistance Grant (NEDCC)

December 8
-Webinar: Creating Preservation-Quality Oral History Recordings (NEDCC)

2021

February 9
-FREE Webinar: Starting a Conservation Project: How to Get the Most out of Your Money (NEDCC) 

April 25-May 1
-Preservation Week

April 27
-FREE Webinar:
Personal Digital Archiving (NEDCC)

April 30

-FREE Webinar: Writing Grants for Audio Preservation and Reformatting (NEDCC)








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