BCHF News

BCHF News

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...

BC Historical Federation Award Recipients

On May 27, 2017 the BC Historical Federation announced its award recipients at the annual conference gala in Chilliwack. A number of award winners...

Winners of British Columbia Historical Federation Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, May 2016) The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF)...

Historic Bridge Dedication – Mosquito Creek, North Vancouver

The first pre-stressed concrete bridge in Canada is located in North Vancouver, and it will be recognized during a historic site dedication ceremony held...

2017 Annual Conference thank you!

Our 2017 Annual Conference, "Land, Water, People," in Chilliwack is now complete, and what an inspiring, engaging and enjoyable weekend it was! Thank you to...