Events

MAMA invites your attendance: 

Wonder and Sustainability:
Missouri Association for Museums and Archives Annual Conference

October 17-19, 2019
Springfield, MO
Sponsored by Missouri Humanities Council

Registration Open!

The MAMA 2019 conference, held in Springfield, Missouri, will allow professionals to share moments of wonder that are happening at their museums and archives, as well as best practices for creating a sustainable future. Join us for tours of Bass Pro and Wonders of Wildlife on Thursday, October 17 followed by an evening event at the Springfield Art Museum. Friday morning tours around Springfield will be followed by sessions beginning at 1:30 p.m. at the Art Museum. Friday evening will have a reception at the History Museum on the Square. Sessions will resume on Saturday at the Meyer Library on the Missouri State University campus.

Registration includes attendance at our keynote lunch on Saturday! (Early registration by Oct. 3 required to attend lunch and other special events).  

Session topics include: sustaining and growing collections, DIY collections storage, NAGPRA, museum sustainability, cemeteries, interns, fire suppression systems, museum studies, special collections, landmark preservation, advocacy, and dinosaur curation!

Accommodations
Best Western Route 66 Rail Haven
203 S Glenstone Avenue, Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 866-1963 and ask for “MAMA 2019”
~$79/night
https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/springfield/hotel-rooms/best-western-route-66-rail-haven/propertyCode.26033.html
Complimentary continental breakfast

More information will be provided upon registration here and direct any questions to info AT missourimuseums DOT org
To become a member click here to fill out an online membership form.



Past Events
Annual Conference 2019 [Call for Proposals]
     Workshop 2019 [PDF]
Annual Conference 2018 [Call for Proposals] [Program]
    Workshops 2018 [PDF, JPEG, August Workshop]
Annual Conference 2017 [Call for Proposals] [Program]
    Workshop 2017 [PDF]
Annual Conference 2016 [Call for Proposals, PDF] [Program]
Annual Conference 2015 [Program]
Annual Conference 2014 [Call for Proposals] [Program]
Annual Conference 2013 [Program]
Annual Conference 2012 [Program]
Annual Conference 2011 [Program]
Annual Conference 1990 [Program]