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Film Screening “Unarchived”

The Archives Association of BC (AABC) and the ACA Public Awareness and Advocacy Committee are pleased to announce a joint event to...
poster for an exhibit opening called keeping the song alive. White text on a brown circle that is on top of a button blanket.

Keeping the Song Alive: Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art

A new exhibition showcasing art, culture and heritage of the Kwakwwaka'wakw peoples opens at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art...
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Sikh Heritage Museum Virtual Tour

The South Asian Studies Institute (SASI) at the University of the Fraser Valley has been managing and curating exhibits at the National...

Funding opportunities for heritage organizations

Many of our members who operate museums and cultural centres will know that with fall comes grant writing season. The following granting...
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In Still Water- Avante Garde Hippies & The Grateful Dead – Professor Gregory Betts

The Vancouver Historical Society presents Poet and English professor Dr. Gregory Betts who discusses the impact of the Grateful Dead and the...

New BCHF video: The Story of Vancouver’s Oldest Building

Filmed at Old Hastings Mill Store Museum in Vancouver, author Lisa Anne Smith in conversation with BCHF's Mark Forsythe, about all things...

Students produce tribute to Semiahmoo First Nation

Semiahmoo Secondary students have created a film to strengthen ties with the Semiahmoo First Nation. Mehak Dhaliwal, Dasnoor Kaur, Jasmine Mangat and...

1926 footage of Namgis First Nation discovered

Vernon historian/videographer Francois Arsenault has discovered footage of the Namgis First Nation filmed at Alert Bay nearly a century ago.

BCHF explorer-in-residence completes his journey

Bert ter Hart, our explorer-in-residence, who has been canoeing his way across Canada since April 1, has reached his...

BCHF adopts values statement

The BCHF board recently adopted this statement of our values. Inclusive and Diverse...