NEMA Primer follow up

On March 2 and 9, Housatonic Heritage‘s History Alliance sponsored a New England Museum Association Primer.  Thirty people participated each day, and all learned from experts in their fields:

Collections: Barbara Allen, Stockbridge Library Museum & Archive
Community Engagement: Elizabeth Sharpe, Amherst Historical Society
Governance: Liz Shapiro, Sharon Historical Society
Programs and Education: Lise Dubé Scherr, The Mount
Public Relations: Lesley Ann Beck, Berkshire Living
Events: Rachel Fletcher, GB River Walk, African American Heritage Trail
Fundraising: Susan Emerson Clapp, Bard College at Simon’s Rock
General Management/Budgets, etc: Gene Wenner, Berkshire Community College

The Primer was well received, and after a tally of evaluations is complete, follow up programs will be announced.  We will keep you posted here.