Chicago Area Conservation Group Next meeting is October 5, 2022 at Northwestern

CACG Membership does not constitute a professional endorsement and may not be used in advertisement.

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MRCG - Midwest Regional Conservation Group announces their upcoming symposium:

2022 MRCG Symposium in Detroit

Jul 29, 2022

MRCG Annual Symposium

**UPDATE: Gels Workshop SOLD OUT - Wait List Available to Join (9/8/22)**

The Midwest Regional Conservation Guild is delighted to announce that registration for our 2022 symposium will open on August 1, 2022. The hybrid symposium will be open to in-person and virtual attendees.

September 28-29, 2022
Detroit Film Theater at the Detroit Institute of Arts

To read more go to:

www.midwestconservation.org

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Latest Updates:

Job Openings:

Position available: Full-time Director of Conservation Services and Conservation Technician at Newberry Library.

posted 8/11/2022

For more info see: Job postings above.

SMSI picnic at the Busse Woods Forest Preserve, Elk Grove Village, at Picnic Shelter #2 on Saturday, September 24th from 11AM to 4PM.

McCrone Microscopy Training Courses

and CALL FOR PAPERS / INTER/ MICRO 2022

72nd Annual International Microscopy Conference in Chicago on Tuesday Sept. 20 - Friday Sept. 23rd, 2022.

For more info see: SMSI Meeting in above menu bar.

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Chicago Area Conservation Group                                 https://www.chicagoareaconservation.org/membership 

 

Midwest Regional Conservation Guild

https://themrcg.wordpress.com/membership/  

 

 

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Any Questions?
you can email us at:


cacg@chicagoareaconservation.org

Related Links:

American Institute for Conservation

        www.culturalheritage.org

    McCrone Research Institute
              www.mcri.org
     State Microscopical Society of Illinois
                      www.smsi.org
     Midwest Regional Conservation Guild
   https://themrcg.wordpress.com
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If you have ideas or suggestions for future meetings, please let us know. Just call or email any of the CACG officers (Susan, Mary, Carol, Inez, Amber or Maria).

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Please stay safe !!

Wear your mask and let us know how you are! We are in this together!

        Chicago Conservation News:

Rachel Sabino has an interesting article on

• "It broke: Dispatch from a Homeschooling Conservator".

Other topics of Art Inst. of Chgo articles:

• "The Secrets of a Mummy Emerge" by Arico, McIlvaine, and Tom

• "Nighthawks as Hope" A Curator Muses on Edward Hopper & Crisis" by Oehler

• "Conservation: The Dilemma of Extending Life" by Molina

See all at: www.artic.edu/articles

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Our Past CACG Meetings:

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To see Frances Willard's Bio or history background ; go to "CACG Meetings" Frances Willard meeting flyer or to their website:

www.franceswillardhouse.org

Photos and description of our visit to the Frances Willard House Museum is now available for viewing. Click on "Frances Willard Museum visit" under Photo Gallery.

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Check out photos from our most recent tour of the Ed Paschke Art Center meeting.

Under Photo Gallery / "Ed Paschke Art Center tour"

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 Photos from our visit to the Field Museum's "Behind the Scenes" meeting. Under Photo Gallery / Field Museum's "Behind the Scenes".

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Also you can see a video of "Undressing a Mannequin Timelaspe":

https://facebook.com/fieldmuseum/videos/2594811600546436