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Carbon Literacy for Museums: Trainer Support Session

Summary: This free session is designed to support people who have already undertaken Carbon Literacy to roll out training in their museums. Who is the course aimed at? This course is for people who work in, with, or for museums in England who are interested in delivering Carbon Literacy training. We advise that, where possible, two people […]

26 June 2024

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Elevenses, Thursday 27 June, Designing Exhibitions with Ruth McKew from Headland Design

Come along to chat about how to get started designing exhibitions. We will discuss what exhibition designers do, and what you could do in house. How to get started and how interpretation planning will help to shape the designs. We will talk about costs and timescales and consider how to brief exhibition designers. Ruth McKew […]

27 June 2024

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Brew Up! Industrial Collections Network: Lion Salt Works, Northwich

Brew Up! brings together people who work with industrial collections in the North of England, from mill engines to computers, from agricultural to glass; a chance to learn and share. Join us to connect with colleagues across the region, discuss issues unique to industrial collections and find key advice and insight from experienced professionals. This […]

4 July 2024 · Lion Salt Works

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Carbon Literacy Course

Part 1: Course materials distributed: on Tuesday 2 July Part 2: Tuesday 9 July: 10:00-12:30 Part 3: Thursday 11 July: 10:00-11:45 and 13:00-14:45 Background Information Museum Development England, in partnership with Manchester Museum and The Carbon Literacy Project, has developed an online Museums’ Carbon Literacy Toolkit that will be free to access by all museums and rolled out […]

9 July 2024

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Accreditation Refresher: Forward Planning

The online refresher session will provide you with: An overview of Forward Planning Top tips for meeting this area of the Accreditation standard Opportunities to ask questions and discuss issues Signposting and links to helpful resources Networking and sharing with museums from across all regions Our aim is for participants to leave the session with […]

11 July 2024

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Elevenses, Tuesday 16 July, Why Care?

In this Elevenses, Kate Fellows and Alex Woodall (two of the co-founders of GLAM Cares) will share the story of GLAM Cares, and why we set up a support network for people working in community engagement roles in the sector. We’ll talk about why care is important, and how we can prioritise this for ourselves […]

16 July 2024

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Seeds for Action: Connect & Co-Work 17 July

As part of Roots & Branches, the Seeds for Action programme aims to connect Carbon Literate Certified museum people, and the organisations they represent, across England to develop and build on their carbon reduction strategies and approaches to taking climate action. This online programme, using Museum Development programme funding from Arts Council England, is a […]

17 July 2024

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Getting Your House In Order 4: Inventory and Documentation Planning

This session will explore the potential steps and considerations involved when undertaking an inventory project, using the Spectrum 5.1 Inventory procedure as a framework. What is the difference between the Inventory and Audit procedures? What information do you need to meet the requirements for the Inventory procedure? How can you create a realistic documentation plan […]

17 July 2024

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Seeds for Action: In Focus – Audiences, Artists and Partnerships

Seeds for Action: In Focus is is a series of thematic workshops focusing on how we can build connections to support our climate work. This session is for you if you are interested in… – engaging audiences and artists with environmental issues, – taking a collaborative approach to climate-focused work. There will be a lightening […]

20 August 2024

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Seeds for Action: Connect & Co-Work 10 September

As part of Roots & Branches, the Seeds for Action programme aims to connect Carbon Literate Certified museum people, and the organisations they represent, across England to develop and build on their carbon reduction strategies and approaches to taking climate action. This online programme, using Museum Development programme funding from Arts Council England, is a […]

10 September 2024

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