BCHF News

BCHF News

News & Media Award nominations extended to Feb. 1

Do you know a Historical Society that could use $250? If so, consider nominating them for a News and Media Award.

Best BC history website nominations extended to Feb. 1

Do you know of a recently launched website on a topic of British Columbia history that is worthy of recognition and a $250 cash prize?

Sarah Wray Hall: One-room schoolhouse

Pender Harbour Living Heritage Society. Compiled by Mark Forsythe It is one of British Columbia’s last remaining single-room...

Happy holidays! Our offices are closed Dec 20 to Jan 2

The BCHF relies on incredible volunteers to carry out its work throughout the year. We are urging them...

Tikwalus Heritage Trail

Compiled by Mark Forsythe “History should be learned through the soles of our feet.” Harley Hatfield, heritage trail...

Granite Creek Ghost Town: Granite Creek Preservation Society

Compiled by Mark Forsythe Granite Creek, 1888 (George Dawson photo) There was a time when...

It happened one Christmas in Sweetwater

The following story by Dayle Sheridan takes place at Sweetwater school in 1949, during her second teaching assignment, and was included in...

Patricia Roy receives Medal of Good Citizenship

Patricia Roy/Victoria News University of Victoria professor emerita Patricia Roy is one of 18 people from around B.C....

Apply to the Centennial Legacy Fund by Dec. 31

Apply to the Centennial Legacy Fund by December 31!

Marketing toolkit available for BCHF scholarship

Would your institution like to help spread the word about the BCHF W. Kaye Lamb Scholarship? Look no further! The BCHF team...