BCHF News

BCHF News

Recognition Committee looking for Readers

Do you like reading about BC history? The BC Historical Federation is looking for volunteer readers to help select the British Columbia History magazine's Best Article...
in memoriam

Cumming, Leilani E. 1938-2015

Leilani (Lonnie) Cumming passed away suddenly on August 1, 2015. Lonnie was a member of the North Shuswap Historical Society and is reported to have...

“Voicing Contested Histories” workshop

On November 22, 2017, take part in a one-day, province-wide workshop, "Voicing Contested Histories," to explore the the important role we as cultural heritage professionals...
TranBC Videos on Youtube

Road Trip Time Machine

Did you drive the Malahat (Victoria to Duncan) in the 1960s? If so, you might be interested to step back in time via the...

Meet our newest Council members!

We'd like to extend a warm welcome to our three newest Directors: Mark Forsythe, Michael Gibbs and Sharn Sandhra. Mark, Michael and Sharn were...

Governor General’s History Award – Call for nominations

The Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in Community Programming recognizes innovative projects that promote and encourage community engagement in history. The award aims to...

Free speaker series offered in Burnaby

Are you in the Burnaby area this fall? If so, the Burnaby Village Museum, the Burnaby Public Library, and the Burnaby Historical Society have...

Maple Ridge Museum obtains dedication scroll for Fraser Valley Buddhist Church

The Fraser Valley Buddhist Church building on Dewdney Trunk Road in Maple Ridge, BC, once served as a centre for worship and social activity...
BC Historical Federation Scholarships

Johnson Scholarship Program – deadline August 31

Do you have a child or grandchild who completed high school in 2018 and is enrolled full-time at a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution this...

Conference Accommodations Announced

The Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society is busy getting ready to welcome BCHF delegates and visitors to Chilliwack next May at the BCHF annual...