May
25
Wed
New Jersey Association of Museums Annual Meeting @ Morven Museum & Garden
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The New Jersey Association of Museums will hold its annual meeting on May 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Morven Museum and Garden in Princeton and will also be available online through Zoom for those unable to meet in person.

The program includes a discussion with keynote speaker, Susie Wilkening of Wilkening Consulting, who will share data from a nationwide study on visitors exploring museums’ role in society. The remainder of the program will include breakout sessions “What’s Your Museum’s Brand?” and “Broadening Museum Audiences: Recruiting Young People as Museum Stakeholders,” networking opportunities, and an optional tour of Morven.

The NJAM is a non-profit membership organization that has been serving museum professionals and arts, history, and science institutions in the state of New Jersey since 1973. NJAM strives to benefit members by: facilitating the exchange of information through educational and networking opportunities, increasing and enhancing knowledge of best practices in museums, and advocating on behalf of New Jersey museums.

To purchase in-person or virtual tickets for the meeting, click here.

 

Sep
29
Thu
New Jersey Council for the Humanities 50th Anniversary Gala
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm

The New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) will host its 50th Anniversary celebration on September 29, 2022, at Morven Museum and Garden in Princeton.

The event will begin at 6 p.m. and include the presentation of the inaugural Stanley N. Katz Prize for Excellence in the Public Humanities.

The National Endowment for the Humanities and state humanities councils were formed to democratize knowledge and to share the joy of the humanities widely. The NJCH applies this notion as central to its founding in 1972.

To purchase tickets for the event, click here. For additional information, click here.