BCHF News

BCHF News

Introducing MONOVA: Museum of North Vancouver

In advance of the opening of a new museum in 2021, a new name and brand has...

Cortes Island Museum and Archives launches digital resource

A new digital resource is available from the Cortes Island Museum and Archives. You can view digitized...

Know History hosting Renaming and Reconciliation workshop

Renaming and Reconciliation Names matter. Throughout Canada, the names of settlers have been applied...
in memoriam

Barnhardt , Lorna May 1920-2015

Lorna (Austin) Barnhardt passed away on 8th of May 2015 at the age of 95. She was a long-time and active member of the North...

Last push for Great Canadian Giving Challenge

Fewer than two days remain in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge! Every dollar you donate to the...

Not Just Stones and Beads

Karen Aird Karen Aird was the keynote speaker at the BC Historical Federation conference in Courtenay in May....

Royal B.C. Museum celebrates Asian Heritage Month

May is Asian Heritage Month and the Royal B.C. Museum is celebrating with online events and a...

Annual conference in Nakusp sees delegates supporting BC history initiatives

We are pleased to announce Dr. Ben Bradley as the winner of the BC Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for historical writing and $2,500 for his book, British Columbia...

Demolition of Navvy Jack house delayed

The oldest building on the North Shore will stand at least until mid-September, but there are no guarantees after that. West Vancouver...

Board considers name change for Port Alberni school

School District 70 trustees are thinking again about renaming A.W. Neill Elementary School,...