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May 18th, 2013

A Siam Society Workshop- “Insect Management in Museums and Libraries”


To celebrate International Museum Day on Saturday, 18 May

“Insect Management in Museums and Libraries” by Mrs. Chiraporn Aranyanark

The Siam Society Under Royal Patronage and the Museum Association of Thailand are pleased to invite you to a workshop conducted in Thai on  “Insect Management in Museums and Libraries” by Mrs. Chiraporn Aranyanark, former Conservation Scientist, Conservation Science Division The Fine Arts Department of Thailand
Mrs. Chiraporn Aranyanark is presently consulting with the Siam Society to appraise the state of the Society’s Library collection and recommend the conservation and preservation methods needed to improve the physical and environmental conditions in the Library.
Khun Chiraporn is a prominent conservationist and has graciously extended an offer to conduct a workshop for our members.
We realize that many of our members have personal collection/libraries and this will be a rare opportunity to learn about the proper insect management, care of treasured collections and valued books from an eminent authority.

For members of the Siam Society or the Museum Association of Thailand a contribution of 500 Baht is solicited to meet costs. For interested persons who are not a member of either of these organizations a contribution of 700 Baht is solicited.

DATE:            Saturday, 18 May 2013 (International Museum Day

TIME:             09:30 a.m. – 04:00 p.m.

PLACE:         The Siam Society, 131 Asoke Road, Sukhumvit 21

If interested, please contact Khun Supharat (ext. 201) or Khun Pinthip (ext. 202) The Siam Society Tel. 0-2661-6470-7 Fax 0-2258-3491, or e-mail: supharat@siam-society.org or pinthip@siam-society.org  or  www.siam-society.org