In spring of 2014 ANSM undertook a survey of Nova Scotians to determine their interest in supporting a fund dedicated to the sustainability of museums in Nova Scotia. The results were very positive and ANSM’s Board of Directors has decided to move into the business planning phase of fund development.
Registration is now open!
Date: October 15 & 16, 2014
Location: Nova Scotia Archives
Facilitator: Tom Strang, Canadian Conservation Institute
Enrolment Limits: 25 participants
In this workshop, you’ll learn how to:
- Recognize and identify organisms that are detrimental to the longevity of collections.
- Decide how to respond to the discovery of pests from a suite of options.
- Assess cultural property for pest risks and propose an IPM plan to mitigate them.
Part time (20 hours/week)
4 month contract
ANSM seeks a motivated and organized individual with an interest in museums and experience in non-profit administration to fill the position of part time administrative assistant. Interested candidates should send resumes with covering letter to:
Managing Director, Association of Nova Scotia Museums, 1113 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS, B3H 4P7 or
A full job description with qualifications maybe found on our website at www.ansm.ns.ca.
This is a 4 month contract with potential for renewal.
Deadline for applications is Friday July 4, 2014 @ 4.30 ADT. Only complete applications will be considered. Only those selected for interview will be contacted. ANSM thanks all who apply for their interest in this opportunity.