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    Admiralty House Museum

    Admiralty House was built in 1915 by the British Admiralty to monitor icebergs, ships at sea and provide weather forecasts to mariners. The sinking of the Titanic and the First World War prompted the development of a grid of wireless communications stations around the Atlantic,...

     
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    Wooden Boat Museum

    Come visit the Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador – a place where the history and traditions of wooden boat building come to life! We are located on the Avalon Peninsula, in Winterton, Newfoundland and Labrador.
     
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    Cupids Legacy Centre

    The Cupids Legacy Centre stores the extensive artifact collection discovered at the Cupids Cove Plantation site, and houses its field laboratory. The site, now a Provincial Historic Site, is one of the most significant archaeological digs in North America.  
     
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    James J. O'Mara Pharmacy Museum

    Apothecary Hall housed the Peter O'Mara Drug Store from 1922 to 1986. It was one of the last surviving old drug stores to operate in Newfoundland and the second home for Peter O'Mara's business, which had operated out of 484-486 Water Street as The West End Drug Store from 1899.. 
     
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    Labrador Interpretation Centre

    The Labrador Institute of Memorial University was established by the University to stimulate, coordinate, and support major University projects and programs designed to promote the well-being of the people of Labrador and to expand the Labrador knowledge base.
     
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Collections Management

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New 2 Day Workshop:

COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
Date: Wednesday and Thursday, March 11 - 12, 2015; 9:00 – 4:00
Location: Carbonear, Newfoundland

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COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
Date: Wednesday and Thursday, March 25 - 26, 2015; 9:00 – 4:00
Location: Manual Hall in Springdale, Newfoundland

Participants will learn about collections management policies and procedures and skills required to manage museum collections. This course explores topics on public trust and museum collections, acquisitions, registration, cataloguing and records management. This course will also provide an introduction to collections care, handling and storage as well as collections access and security.

Instructor: Sarah Wade, Outreach Officer, MANL
Enrolment Limits: Maximum of 20
Registration fees: $70 for MANL members*, $95 for non-members

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Cancellations received less than 5 days in advance are not eligible for refunds. Participants who do not attend remain responsible for full payment.

*Staff, Volunteers and Board Members of the museum qualify as MANL members.

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Writing a Collections Management Policy

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New 1 Day Workshop:

WRITING A COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT POLICY
Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2015; 9:00 – 4:00
Location: Ibex Fuels at 46 Hardy Avenue in Grand Falls - Windsor, Newfoundland

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WRITING A COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT POLICY
Date: Monday, March 23, 2015; 9:00 – 4:00
Location: Corner Brook Museum and Archives at 2 West Street in Corner Brook, Newfoundland

In this one day workshop, participants will learn about collections management policies and procedures. The information provided will assist you to creative and further develop your museum's collections management policies to meet the requirements for the Cultural Economic Development Program (CEDP) Minimum Standards. This workshop will include a lecture, group discussions and one on one session.

Instructor: Sarah Wade, Outreach Officer, MANL
Enrolment Limits: Maximum of 20
Registration fees: $25 for MANL members*, $35 for non-members

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Cancellations received less than 5 days in advance are not eligible for refunds. Participants who do not attend remain responsible for full payment.

*Staff, Volunteers and Board Members of the museum qualify as MANL members.

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Winter 2015 Newsletter

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The latest edition of our newsletter is out! To read all about our Award winners, new Board of Directors, regional museum updates and much more click on the link below!

Winter 2015 Newsletter