BCHF News

BCHF News

British Columbia History Summer 2015 Issue

The Summer 2015 issue of British Columbia History features Kootenaina Making History Possible by R.J. Welwood Collecting and preserving material relating to the central Kootenay region...

Jason Beck is winner of the British Columbia Historical Federation Anne and Philip Yandle...

The award recognizes the article that best enhances knowledge of the history of British Columbia and provides enjoyable reading. (British Columbia, May 23, 2015) The...

Winners of 2014 British Columbia Historical Federation Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, May 2015) The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF)...
in memoriam

Parker, David (1945—2018)

May 24, 1945 - September 28, 2018 It is with sorrow that the family of Dave Parker announce his passing on September 28, 2018. Dave...

Listen to Langley Heritage Society’s July podcast

Welcome figures greet you at the Stó:lō Research and Resource Management Centre, Sardis Summer is an ideal time to...

BC Historical Federation Award Recipients

On May 27, 2017 the BC Historical Federation announced its award recipients at the annual conference gala in Chilliwack. A number of award winners...
BCHF Scholarship awards

Students — submit your history-based work to win an award!

Are you currently a student enrolled in a BC University? Have you completed an essay, website, film or other work on the topic of...

Langley’s Fred Pepin honoured with Award of Merit

We are pleased to announce that Langley’s Fred Pepin is a recipient of an Award of Merit. The award was presented at the Federation’s...

Two things you didn’t know about Chilliwack’s New Siberia Farms

Did you know that Chilliwack's New Siberia Farms (today a dairy farm) was once a regional leader in the technique of "chicken sexing" --...

New provincial funding program celebrates Canada 150

To celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017, the Province of British Columbia has launched a funding program for cultural sites and heritage...