THE AHNB’S ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING FOR 2020 WILL BE HELD AS A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING, STARTING AT 1:00 P.M. ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2020.
(1:00 P.M.) Proud Moments
Staying at home during COVID-19 this spring and summer quickly became reality for many of us and for our organizations. The AHNB is curious and wants to hear of your proud moments and your creative moments. We will share your Proud Moments during our virtual conference.
The format is simple: just send us a couple of phrases of your Proud Moments, with an image, if you have one. Please send the information by Monday October 12, 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Moderator: Jeanne Mance Cormier – Service Manager and Curator Centre d’études acadiennes Anselme-Chiasson and Musée acadien de l’Université de Moncton
(2:00 P.M.) AGM & Awards
(3:00 P.M.) 15 minute Break
(3:15 P.M.) When Technology Comes to the Museum (tips and tricks)
New Brunswick museums, through their social media, have produced and created interesting content during the pandemic. Not everyone is comfortable with technologies and are still hesitant. You’ll hear and watch several creative successes and learn tips and tricks to create new content for your museums.
Presenters: Lawren Campbell – Heritage and Culture Coordinator, Resurgo Place; Sophie Auffrey – Heritage Development Officer, Resurgo Place; Bruce Thomson, M.A. – President, Queens County Heritage and Dr. Shawn McCarthy, Executive Director of Friends of Beaubears Island Inc.