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BCHF conference registration now open

Join us in Courtenay, Cumberland and Comox this June! Registration is now open for annual conference. Lean more...

BC GLAM sector (galleries, libraries, archives and museums) signs cooperative MOU

First among provinces, three organizations representing BC's galleries, libraries, archives and museums (GLAM) sector have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to build capacity...

City of Vancouver purchases Historic Joy Kogawa House

The Land Conservancy of BC (TLC) has transferred ownership of the Historic Joy Kogawa House -- childhood home of Canadian author Joy Kogawa --...

Theatre Under the Stars’ pop up museum

—Submitted by Jennifer Suratos The curtain has just fallen on the stage of Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park, where Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) has...

Barry Gough selected as a Distinguished Alumni of UVic

On Tuesday, February 5th, Barry Gough will be recognized with a Distinguished Alumni award from the University...

Terry Reksten Memorial Fund call for applications

Two grants available for $1000 each. Application deadline 30 June 2019. The Friends of the BC Archives invites archives,...

Squamish Historical Society seeks new storage space

The Squamish Historical Society is losing the place where they have stored their artifacts for more than a decade. The society's president...

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...

Historic Nicola Valley church to be rebuilt

A 143-year-old church in the Merritt area that burned down in a January fire believed to have...

Happy 80th Lions Gate bridge!

What does Guinness and West Vancouver have to do with one another? Opened in 1938, the Guinness family (yes — the makers of the...