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VAM Voice Member News Magazine
Thursday, December 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Winter 2016 VAM Voice is Here »
Check out the Winter 2016 edition of the VAM Voice member news magazine today on Issu!  Prefer to download a .pdf?...
Thursday, September 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Fall 2016 VAM Voice is Out »
Download the .pdf and read the latest VAM Voice member news magazine today. If you prefer to read it on Issuu, do so her...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Advertise in the Winter Edition of the VAM Voice »
We'd love to feature your message to the Virginia museum community. Learn more or contact Heather Widener for deta...
Monday, June 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Summer 2016 VAM Voice is Out! »
Check out the Summer 2016 edition of the VAM Voice member news magazine, available to read via our Issuu account ,...
Tuesday, April 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Spring 2016 VAM Voice is Out »
Members may download a copy of the Spring 2016 VAM Voice , or read it on Issuu .

E-news Forum
Tuesday, January 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The December / January Enews Forum is Here »
Check out the latest news from Virginia's museum community in the December / January Enews Forum . 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
November's Enews Forum is Here »
Take a look at the latest news from Virginia's museum community.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAM's October E-news Forum is Here »
Read the latest from the Virginia museum community in this month's Enews Forum , sponsored by Sarah Sutton and Sustaina...
Thursday, September 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The September 2016 VAM Enews Forum is Out! »
Read the latest from Virginia's museum community.
Friday, August 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
August Enews Forum is Here »
Take a look at our August, 2016 edition of the VAM E-news Forum , featuring news from around the Virginia museum commun...

Program Announcements
Thursday, April 27, 2017
New Affinity Program for VAM Members! »
We have just announced our newest affinity program for members, Singlecare.  Find out more about how to save money...
Sunday, December 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The VAM 2017 Annual Conference Brochure (preliminary) is here »
Visit our conference page to read the brochure online or to download a copy . We hope you'll save the dates and join us M...
Thursday, September 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
4th Annual Historic Structures Roundtable »
VAM is proud to support Preservation Virginia in bringing you the 4th Annual Historic Structures Roundtable Event: ...
Tuesday, September 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Be a Part of the Smithsonian's Museum on Main Street Program »
On behalf of Virginia Foundation for Humanities, the Virginia Association of Museums is pleased to announce an exclusive V...
Monday, July 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Proposals: #VAM2017 »
Submit a proposal by August 8th for our Annual Conference in Roanoke, March 18 - 21, 2017.

Advocacy Alerts
Tuesday, December 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Now More Than Ever: Powerful Ways to Advocate for Museums in 2017 »
Advocacy means actively supporting your museum, gallery, historic site, children’s museum, garden, nature or science cente...
Wednesday, August 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Invite Legislators to Visit Your Museum »
Read our latest Advocacy Alert , featuring Invite Legislators to Visit Your Museum Week , August 6 - 13, 2016. 
Monday, May 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Virginia Assembly Session Ends; Keep Your Advocacy Going »
  Read our Advocacy wrap-up for this season, as well as ways to keep your advocacy going all year long!
Thursday, February 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Virginia General Assembly Update and AAM Museums Advocacy Day »
Read the latest Advocacy Alert - 02/25/2016.
Friday, January 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)

Press Release
Tuesday, November 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Virginia Association of Museums Announces 2017 Annual Conference »
Virginia Association of Museums Announces 2017 Annual Conference in Roanoke, VA Virginia's Largest Gathering of Mu...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Virginia Competition Culminates in Selection of Top 10 Endangered Artifacts »
VAM is proud to announce the 2016 Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts. Learn more and download the list.
Monday, June 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAM Accepting Nominations for Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts 2016 »
The nomination period has begun for Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts program. Collecting institutions (museums, arch...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAM Board Welcomes New Members, President »
  Read our press release announcing new board members and officers.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congratulations 2016 Virginia Certificate in Museum Management Graduates »
VAM would like to congratulate the 2016 graduates of our Virginia Certificate in Museum Management program . We now hav...

White Papers / Technical Documents
Monday, May 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
White Paper from VAM: Risk Management »
  Read the latest in VAM's White Paper series: Are You Adequately Protecting Your Museum: Risk Management Q...
Tuesday, October 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS Resource for Non-Profits »
The following IRS resource is for non-profits: Maintaining Your 501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt Status
Thursday, February 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New White Paper: ASCAP »
Read our latest VAM White Paper, authored by Jody Allen, and learn all about ASCAP and music licensing. They're Playing...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Building Your Advocacy Network »
This VAM white paper from 2011 is a great primer for a museum professional looking to get started with museum advocacy.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Responsive Web Design »
Learn about responsive web design and why its important to your museum in this VAM white paper from 2013 . 

Blog Post Announcements
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blog Post: The Military Aviation Museum – Where History Takes Flight In Virginia Beach »
Read about the Military Aviation Museum in Virginia Beach which has seventy historic airplanes housed in five major exh...
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blog Post: The Birthplace of Country Music Museum Sings On »
Read the latest from the Birthplace of Country Music Museum , including the 1927 Bristol Sessions, the first commercially...
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blog Post: Poplar Forest, Historical Interpretation »
Read the latest from Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest , the site of the 2017 Historic House Forum
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blog Post: National D-Day Memorial »
Read the latest Perspective from the Field, featuring the host site of our annual Scholarship Reception, National D-Day M...
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Blog Post: VAM Champions - Bill Obrochta »
Read the latest from our Perspectives from the Field blog series, entitled VAM Champions - Bill Obrochta . 

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