BCHF News

BCHF News

Participate in National Canadian Film Day 150!

Help your community celebrate Canadian film: become a screening host for National Canadian Film Day 150 on April 19, 2017! National Canadian Film Day 150 (NCFD 150)...

New provincial funding program celebrates Canada 150

To celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017, the Province of British Columbia has launched a funding program for cultural sites and heritage...

Royal BC Museum seeking First Nations submissions for spring journal

The Royal BC Museum and Archives invites submissions from First Nations community members from across British Columbia for the 2017 spring issue of the...

New museum approved for North Vancouver

It’s official: a new community museum for North Vancouver is coming to Lower Lonsdale. In December 2016, the City of North Vancouver approved the construction...

Archival holdings now online in Smithers

The Bulkley Valley Museum in Smithers, BC, is proud to share its artifact and archival holdings online, thanks to funding from the Government of...

Plaque honours Japanese-Canadian war veterans

A new plaque unveiled November 11, 2016, in Stanley Park commemorates over 200 Japanese-Canadian soldiers who overcame discrimination to serve in World War I,...

BC Multiculturalism Grants

British Columbia Multiculturalism Grants support cultural expression and anti-racism programs and projects that raise awareness about or enhance BC's multicultural identity. Eligible non-profit societies and...

Call for BC sounds

BC Studies: The British Columbian Quarterly is seeking sound clips, soundscapes, or other types of audio accompanied by a written component (article, essay, poem, story, etc.)...
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Huu-ay-aht First Nations witness return of cultural treasures

Seventeen artworks and cultural treasures are now back on Huu-ay-aht First Nations' traditional territory after residing with the Royal BC Museum for more than...

Conference Accommodations Announced

The Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society is busy getting ready to welcome BCHF delegates and visitors to Chilliwack next May at the BCHF annual...