BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE - Michael Lombardi, interim director of the Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake, is pleased to announce the receipt of a GO Grant in the amount of $750. The grant was provided by the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency, and was administered by Museumwise.
The funds will be used to support participation of three Adirondack Museum staff members at the Museumwise 2011 Conference. Staff members Christine Pouch, Senior Advancement Officer; Christine Campeau, Museum Educator/School Programs Manager; and Micaela Hall, Museum Educator/Public Programs Manager will be attending the annual Museumwise Conference "Museums in Conversation" on April 3-5, 2011 in Buffalo.
The annual conference in partnership with Museumwise and the Museum Association of New York, "Museums in Conversation" is the largest gathering of New York's museum staff and board members, volunteers and friends. The 2011 theme is "How Do We Prove the Value of Museums?"