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Seeing the Forest for the Trees: Untangling Your Collections Mess
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Seeing the Forest for the Trees: Untangling Your Collections Mess

6/6/2016
When: June 6, 2016
10:00am to 3:00pm with check-in starting at 9:30am
Where: Hermitage Museum and Gardens
7637 North Shore Road
Norfolk, Virginia  23505
United States
Contact: Christina E. Newton, Assistant Director
804-358-3170


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SEEING THE FOREST FOR THE TREES: UNTANGLING YOUR COLLECTIONS MESS

*Please call VAM at 804.358.3170 to register as online registration has closed. You may register onsite, but please note that box lunch orders have closed.


Monday, June 6, 2016
10am-3pm
Hermitage Museum & Gardens 
Norfolk, Virginia

Whether you've inherited an overwhelming collection or continue to maneuver through piles of cannonballs, VAM's next workshop is an essential event for anyone who handles artifacts or archives. From learning how to organize collections areas and about low cost storage solutions, to creating a collections management plan, come hear practical collections advice to make your life easier. 

  • Change your mindset about what is acceptable in collections care
  • Hear practical stories about storage cleanup and low cost solutions for caring for your artifacts
  • Learn about resources for collections management and how to make a case for your collections
  • Realize long term goals by making software decisions and learning the steps toward accreditation



Speakers: 
Beth Austin, Hampton History Museum
Colin Brady, Hermitage Museum and Gardens
Diane Cripps, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum
Harold Jacobson, Petersburg Museums


VAM Certificate in Museum Management Credit: Collections

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