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Canada History Week 2015

Canada History Week 2015 runs from July 1 to 7 and this year's theme is Sport Throughout History. CCI dug into its archives and, in keeping with the theme, is pleased to share some of our past conservation treatments related to sports. Visit our Facebook page throughout the week to view the treatments.

National Aboriginal Day

National Aboriginal Day takes place on . To mark this day, CCI is featuring photos of an archaeological Thule-era kakivak belonging to the Government of Nunavut's collections. Visit our Facebook page to learn more.

Kakabeka Falls

CCI's conservation treatment of the Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society's Kakabeka Falls painting and frame has been completed. Visit our Facebook page for more.

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CCI News and Highlights

  • CCI announces RE-ORG: Canada (Atlantic)

    CCI is pleased to announce RE-ORG: Canada (Atlantic), the second edition of CCI's training program on storage reorganization. This activity is organized in collaboration with the provincial museum associations and will be limited to small and medium-sized museums based in the Atlantic provinces (N.B., P.E.I., N.S., N.L.). Learn more and apply by to participate!

  • Updated Framework for Preserving Heritage Collections Poster

    CCI is delighted to announce that the updated Framework for Preserving Heritage Collections poster is now available for purchase. The redesigned poster is a quick reference tool that contains valuable information for heritage professionals.

  • RE-ORG: Canada (Ontario) - Phase 2 - Condition Reports

    The six Ontario museums selected to participate in RE-ORG: Canada (Ontario) have completed Phase 2 of their year-long project of reorganizing their storage areas. Visit RE-ORG: Canada (Ontario) - Adventures in Storage Reorganization where you will find conference session recordings of the six museums' condition reports that highlight the main issues affecting collections conservation and access in their respective storage areas, as well as talks from our guest speakers.

  • CCI’s - Workshop Calendar

    CCI's - workshop calendar is now available. Find a great learning opportunity in your region and sign up!

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