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From Museum Educator to Author – what does it take to write a book? 

Mar 11, 2024 7:00PM—8:00PM

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Hear from museum educators who have taken the plunge into following their passions and writing a book! What aspects of their museum education backgrounds inspired them to go the distance and pursue publishing? Dustin Growick, author of The Museum (The Inside Story), and REX ED: An Adults-Only Guide to Dinosaurs, and Eleanor Whitney, author of Promote Your Book,…

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New Jersey Regional Peer Group

Feb 15, 2024 1:00PM—2:00PM

Google Meet

Come as you are and bring your lunch! Join NYCMER members for our next virtual luncheon focused on professionals and museums in New Jersey. Discussion is open-ended: from current projects to happenings in museums, to just talking about your day and enjoying a break. During this meet-up, we’ll also go over updates for our tentative…

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NYCMember Tour: The Met 81st Street Studio

Feb 05, 2024 5:30PM—6:30PM

Metropolitan Museum of Art 81st Street Studio, 5th Avenue, New York, NY, USA

The Metropolitan’s 81st Street Studio opened in September of 2023 and quickly became a must visit destination for NYC families and tourists with young children. Join Heidi Holder, Frederick P. and Sandra P. Sloan Chair of Education, as she tours NYCMER members around the facility and shares some of the guiding design principles and lessons…

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Preparing for Your Conference

Jan 30, 2024 6:30PM—7:30PM

Online event

Each May, NYCMER proudly hosts its annual conference. On January 30th, we are holding a special prep session – we want YOU to participate in the conference as an attendee, and also, if you’re up for it, as a presenter! Presenting is exciting and rewarding, and we bet attendees will find your experience valuable, but…

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NYCMER 2023 Holiday Party

Dec 13, 2023 6:00PM—8:00PM

AKC Museum of the Dog, 101 Park Avenue New York, NY 10178

It’s time to say Happy *Howlidays* at the NYCMER Annual Holiday *Paw-ty* hosted by the AKC Museum of the Dog! That’s right, we’re going to raise the woof at the AKC Museum of the Dog with plenty of beverages (including non-alcoholic), snacks & treats (like chew-dités including collie-flower and servings of arf-ichoke dip), a raffle for some fantastic prizes, a photo booth,…

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Meet & Greet

Oct 19, 2023

Where: Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 145 Brooklyn Avenue Time: 6-8PM Join us to kick off the NYCMER year! Our annual Meet & Greet will take place at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum, where you’ll have an opportunity to learn about our Peer Groups and what we have in store in the coming months, along with other NYCMER membership…

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Jun 20, 2023

Where: Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016 Time: 3:30-5PM Cost: Free for NYCMER members/ $10 for not-yet-members ($8 with student ID) Limited to 20 participants RSVP Here Join us for our first in-person site visit since 2019! Enjoy an informal tour of the Morgan Library, and then gather and share…

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