Annual Conference

Annual Conference

Conference memory: Water bomber “waves” to attendees in Port Alberni

This memory of the 2000 Annual Conference in Port Alberni was submitted by BCHF Director and Honorary Life Member Ron Hyde:  One of my morning...

Shortlist Announced for 2019 BCHF Historical Writing Competition

The British Columbia Historical Federation is pleased to announce the shortlist for the Annual Historical Writing Competition. Congratulations to all the finalists.

Esther Sharp of Ladysmith wins Best Article Prize

Vice-President Caroline Ross and President Shannon Bettles present award to Esther Sharp Esther Sharp is the recipient of...

COVID-19 message from the British Columbia Historical Federation

In light of the evolving public health situation due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the British Columbia Historical Federation, in consultation with the Surrey Historical Society, has cancelled our June 5—7, 2020 conference in Surrey.

2017 Annual Conference thank you!

Our 2017 Annual Conference, "Land, Water, People," in Chilliwack is now complete, and what an inspiring, engaging and enjoyable weekend it was! Thank you to...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Short List for BCHF Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, March 2016) The British Columbia Historical Federation is...

Surrey to host 2021 BCHF conference

The BC Historical Federation is pleased to announce the Surrey Historical Society will host the 2021 BCHF conference.

Not Just Stones and Beads

Karen Aird Karen Aird was the keynote speaker at the BC Historical Federation conference in Courtenay in May....

Call for Submissions

British Columbia Historical Federation 33rd Annual Historical Writing Awards The British Columbia Historical Federation invites submissions for the 33rd Annual Historical Writing Awards for authors of...
BCHD Conference 2017 Chilliwack

Pre-conference workshops now open to the public!

The BCHF's three pre-conference workshops on Thursday May 25, 2017, are now open to the public -- meaning that you don't need to register...