BCHF News

BCHF News

Access BCHF Media Panel presentations from 2018 conference online

Did you miss conference? Or, do you want to refer back to the BCHF Media Panel presentations by John MacFarlane, Mark Forsythe, Andrea Lister,...

Here’s My Canada contest – submit a video

Here’s My Canada is a multilingual, nation-wide contest inviting Canadians to express what Canada means to them in a 30-second video. Submit your video...

Community Stories Investment Program – call for proposals

The Virtual Museum of Canada is inviting community museums and heritage organizations across the country to submit proposals as part of the Community Stories...

LTSA fee exemption for historical research

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) has introduced a new policy exempting qualifying non-commercial historical or academic research projects from payment...

Annual conference in Nakusp sees delegates supporting BC history initiatives

We are pleased to announce Dr. Ben Bradley as the winner of the BC Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for historical writing and $2,500 for his book, British Columbia...

Origins of the Historical Writing Competition

Ever wonder how the BCHF Historical Writing Competition -- and the prestigious Lieutenant Governor's Medal for Historical Writing -- got its start? The story began...

Students capture heritage on film in Langley

Looking for new ways to engage youth in local history? The Langley Heritage Society is collaborating with local high school students to create and share...

Nelson heritage building rises from the ashes

Chad Hansen is one of the co-owners of a heritage building in Nelson that is soon to reopen following a devastating...

Videos showcase “Relics” of BC’s past

Relics: A Story of Forgotten Places is a series of short documentaries intended to uncover the secrets held within the strange, beautiful and often...

Heritage BC announces new funding opportunity

The Strategic Networking and Catalysts fund is a pilot project with the simple goal of encouraging networking and learning activities among heritage...