BCHF News

BCHF News

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...

Convergence of cultural institutions and what it means for BC history

Wondering what the new MOU signed by GLAM sector organizations in BC means for you? Shannon Bettles, BCHF Second Vice President, discusses how the...

BC history through song

As a companion piece to Rika Ruebsatt's article "BC History through Song" in our Summer 2107 issue of British Columbia History you can listen...

Media celebrates 2017 BCHF award winners

We are pleased to share the following media stories recognizing some of our 2017 BCHF award winners: "Top of province garners top prize," BC BookLook,...

Conference video recordings now available

Watch videos recordings of the following two presentations from our 2017 Annual Conference program on our YouTube channel. (It's free and you don't need...

Call for conference host communities – 2019 & 2020

Calling all communities! The BCHF is currently looking for communities to host our annual conferences in 2019 and 2020. (Hint: it might be time...

Heritage Legacy Fund accepting applications until June 30

The Heritage Legacy Fund administered by Heritage BC is accepting applications for its 2017 round of funding. The deadline is June 30, 2017. The Heritage...

Congrats to this year’s LAC grant recipients — 11 from BC!

The Library and Archives Canada Documentary Heritage Communities Program has for 2017-2018 approved $1.5 million in funding to support 48 projects in local archival...

2016 Historical Writing Competition – full list of nominees

Looking for some summer reading? Check out the full list of 32 books nominated for our 2016 Historical Writing Competition, presented below in alphabetical...
News Stories

Historic 1913 Telegraph Line cabin to be restored

A historic 1913 Telegraph Line cabin in Tweedsmuir Provincial Park will be restored this summer as part of a joint project between the Bella...