BCHF News

BCHF News

BC Rural Dividend program accepting funding applications until May 31

Applications for funding under the recently extended BC Rural Dividend Program will be accepted until May 31, 2017. The Rural Dividend helps small rural communities...

Grant available — Community Resilience Through Arts and Culture Program

Grant applications are now open for arts and cultural submissions designed to bring healing to people and communities in response to environmental,...
News Stories

New cultural centre proposed for Fort Langley

The Village of Fort Langley could see a new cultural centre in its future — one that melds history, heritage, arts, Indigenous culture and...

Revised BCHF media kit now online

We have updated our media kit for advertising in British Columbia History and the Buzz. We are...

Pacific Maritime Centre planned for Langford

Performing Arts Centre: Concept image by Chris Gower, architect and urban design planner The City of Langford and...

Historical Thinking Summer Institute – July 17-22 in Ottawa

Historical thinking is now a foundation for history and social studies curricula across the country and internationally, and museum and heritage educators can learn...

Annual Conference – Day 1 Summary and Photos

Day One of our Annual Conference, "Land, Water, People," is complete. A look at the day's photos, and the faces and places say it...

Lily Chow honoured with eponymous award

Lily Chow (right) accepts the heritage award named in her honour from New Pathways to Gold Society Indigenous Co-Chair Cheryl Chapman

Cataline book ready to roll off the presses

Coming this spring from Caitlin Press is BC Historical Federation member Susan Smith Joseph's book Cataline: Uncovering...

Author Q&A: “The Kissing Fence” by B.A. Thomas-Peter

Our new blog series "Author Q&A" pulls back the curtain on the historical writing process, introducing local authors and hearing how their...