Post meet-ups taking place Monday, May 7th here. Be sure to include:
Event title and host organization, Date and start/end time, Event location and address, and Contact information for the organizerNicole Krom
Join VEX Group and your colleagues from the AAM Conference for some lite bites and beers! The Visitor Experience Group (VEX) provides professional development for arts and cultural institutions in the areas of Visitor Services, Audience Engagement, and Visitor Experience. Appetizers provided, cash bar.
VEX Night Out AAM: Phoenix
Phoenix Public Market Cafe
14 E. Pierce Street
5:00 – 6:30 pmSarah Erdman
Parent Meet-Up and All Ages Recess
Are you a parent or caregiver? Did you bring children to the annual meeting? Join our all-ages recess to relax, snack, draw, play, and share resources about being a parent/museum professional and parental rights and benefits in museums. Children welcome of course!
Monday, May 7th from 3:30-4:30pm.
Meet at the entrance to the Expo Hall and we’ll find a place a comfortable place to hang out.
If you arrive later we’ll try to leave a note with our exact location or just follow the sounds of fun!
Email scerdman (@) gmail.com with questions or to be updated on locationGretchen Halverson
Learn more about Lume, the free, open-source, digital storytelling tool for museums, by museums.
Join staff from the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) as they share information about Lume, the free digital tool to help you assemble, structure and share rich content. With the generous support of the Knight Foundation, Mia has been working to improve upon the tool that powers Art Stories (artstories.artsmia.org) and we want to share it with you so you can tell your museum’s stories easily!
Date: Monday, May 7
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Sheraton Grand Phoenix Hotel, Lobby
Please reach out to Gretchen Halverson (email@example.com), Digital Program Coordinator, with any questions! I’d love to chat!Emily Craig
Join the Committee on Audience Research and Evaluation (CARE) colleagues on Monday, May 7 for either lunch or Happy Hour!
After the Opening Session and Keynote Speaker, we will be gathering for an informal lunch
Monday, May 7 @ 12pm
50 N. Central Avenue
About a 5 minute walk down E. Adams Street from the Convention Center
Already have lunch plans on Monday? Join us after the Marketplace of Ideas for cocktails and even more conversation!
Monday, May 7 @ 5pm
609 E. Adams Street
About a 7 minute walk from the Convention Center near Heritage Square and the Arizona Science Center
Please reach out to Emily Craig, CARE Events, with any questions – firstname.lastname@example.orgElee Wood
Active Collections will be holding a book signing with Trevor Jones, Rainey Tisdale and Elee Wood. You can buy a book from the AAM Bookstore or from us, and we’ll also throw in some free museum collections advice if there’s a problem you’re wrestling with.
Date: Monday, May 7th
Time: 3-5 pm
Location: outside the MuseumExpo
Questions; Elee Wood email@example.comRebecca Gilliam
Join members of the PRAM professional Network for friends, fun, and networking.
Monday, May 7 5:00 – 6:30 pm
The Whining Pig (Downtown)
201 E. Washington St.
Have questions? Contact me at Rebecca@minnetrista.net
See you on Monday.