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Scholarship winner explores Delta’s shipbuilding past

BC Ferries’ Spirit of British Columbia was built in 1993. Wikipedia photo A look into the history of...

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...

Surrey Historical Society Dedicates New Park

— submitted by Mark Forsythe “Get involved with your local heritage organizations— and tell...

Highway Legacy Signs unveiled in Lillooet May 11

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Japanese Canadian Internment, on Fri., May 11 at 1:30, Honourable Claire Trevena, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure,...

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...

Fred Herzog 1930-2019

Fred Herzog: Photographs was published in 2011. Fred Herzog, known for his colour photographs of Vancouver life beginning in...

Map completed of historic Trail neighbourhood

The Gulch in Trail has long been the epicentre of the city's Italian community. A map of Trail's...

First Peoples’ Cultural Council accepting applications for cultural heritage programs

The First Peoples’ Cultural Council is offering its first ever Indigenous cultural heritage grant program. The programs...
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Lytton Chinese History Museum opens doors

Today is opening day for a new cultural museum that recognizes the work and sacrifice of more than 17,000 Chinese labourers who helped build...

Lest we forget

On this Remembrance Day, November 11, 2017, we take time to honour all the men and women who have given, and continue to give,...