Schedule – Friday 5/9/14

8 am – 4:30 pm: Registration

8:30 am – 1:30 pm: Vendor Marketplace

9 – 11:45 am: Workshop

  • No Trivial Matter: A Game of Trivial Pursuit focusing on Insurance, Registration, Collections, Care, and Risk Management

9 – 10:15 am: Sessions

  • Disaster Planning for Collections – 2 – Creating a Plan
  • iPAD-vocate: How a simple tablet computer makes evaluation a snap!

10:15 – 10:30 am: Refreshment Break

10:15 – 11:45 am: Thought Cafe

  • Building your Advocacy Toolkit
  • Know your Bugs: Identifying Pests in your Collections
  • Interns: Hatching New Professionals Through Mentorship
  • Advocate for yourself through your resume!
  • When Life Hands you Lemons: A Guide to Dealing with anything a Collection Can (and Will) Throw at you
  • Museum Districts: Special District Tax Law Reform in Wyoming
  • Disaster Planning for Collections – 3 – Tips and Suggestions
  • Western Photos and Documents from the National Archives at Denver

10:30 – 11:45 am: Sessions

  • Crowd-sourced Museum Programming
  • They All Fall Down: A Guide to Preserving your Historic Building

Noon – 1:30 pm: Lunch (on your own)

  • New/Old Board Lunch

1:30 – 4:45 pm: Field Trips and Tours (included)

  • Meeteetse Museums
  • Homesteader Museum
  • Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
  • Old Trail Town
  • Old West Miniature Village and Museum
  • Cody Dug Up Gun Museum
  • Buffalo Bill Center of the West

4:45 – 6 pm: Free Time

6 – 9:30 pm: Friday CWAM Annual Banquet and Auction

For more information please see the 2014_CWAM_Program_FINAL.

 

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