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Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage

Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides for this webinar. Summary: The Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Program was created by the Department of Canadian Heritage to celebrate communities, their past and presents. The Program increases opportunities, through festivals and other events and projects, for local artists and artisans to be...

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Ontario Heritage Act Part V Designations

Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides for this webinar. Summary: In partnership with The Ontario Historical Society, Community Heritage Ontario offered three webinars to assist with the training of new members of municipal heritage committees throughout Ontario. Speaker Wayne Morgan is an independent heritage planning consultant, and a Registered Professional Planner...

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Ontario Heritage Act Part IV Designations

Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides for this webinar. Summary: In partnership with The Ontario Historical Society, Community Heritage Ontario offered three webinars to assist with the training of new members of municipal heritage committees throughout Ontario. Speaker Wayne Morgan is an independent heritage planning consultant, and a Registered Professional Planner...

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The Role of Municipal Heritage Committees

Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides for this webinar. Summary: In partnership with The Ontario Historical Society, Community Heritage Ontario offered three webinars to assist with the training of new members of municipal heritage committees throughout Ontario. Speaker Wayne Morgan is an independent heritage planning consultant, and a Registered Professional Planner...

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Financial Management for Heritage Organizations

Summary: Banish your bookkeeping blues with this ideas-packed, user-friendly webinar on finance for heritage organizations led by accounting advisor Heather Young, designed as a “DIY” guide for non-accountants. You’ll learn how to structure an effective budgeting and reporting system complete with simple, effective policies and controls – and how to organize yourself to produce government...

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Access… Beyond the Ramp

Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides for this webinar. Click here to download a PDF copy of the resources distributed with this webinar. Click here to download an MSWord copy of the resources distributed with this webinar. Summary: Led by John Rae, this webinar will focus on how Ontario’s heritage community...

OHS Remembers Jean Morrison
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OHS Remembers Jean Morrison

The OHS was saddened to learn of the passing of Jean Morrison on September 22, 2014, at the age of 87. For over four decades, Jean played a vital role in the historical community within Thunder Bay and across the province. Jean was the first woman to receive a Master of Arts degree in History...

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Learning & Teaching Black History in Ontario

Summary: This webinar explored the Underground Railroad, Ontario’s shining chapter in Black history. Led by Dr. Bryan E. Walls, C.M., O.Ont., and Mrs. Brittany Miles, M.Ed., of the John Freeman Walls Historic Site and Underground Railroad Museum, this session focused on this first great freedom movement in the Americas – when good people of different...

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History Educators II

Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides from this webinar. Click here to download a PDF copy of the resources provided with this webinar. Teaching History at the Secondary Level Using the New Ontario Curriculum Summary: The Ontario Historical Society’s sixth webinar in the Strengthening Ontario’s Heritage Network series was a follow-up...

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Breathing Life Into Your Historic Site

Click here to download a PDF copy of the resources distributed with this webinar. Developing Educational Programming and Tours for your Heritage Group or Institution Summary: The Ontario Historical Society’s fifth webinar in the Strengthening Ontario’s Heritage Network series focused on how to start up educational programs at a museum or cultural heritage site. A...