BCHF News

BCHF News

Vimy Ridge Centennial – Vimy in the Canadian context

On April 9, 2017, Canada commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, during which four divisions of the Canadian Corps fought...

BCHF conference speakers create a buzz on CBC.ca

There's a buzz around David Campion and Sandra Shields' installation art exhibit Grand Theft Terra Firma -- a buzz you can learn about first hand...

BC GLAM sector (galleries, libraries, archives and museums) signs cooperative MOU

First among provinces, three organizations representing BC's galleries, libraries, archives and museums (GLAM) sector have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to build capacity...

Annual General Meeting – Delegate Information

The 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the BC Historical Federation will take place on Saturday, May 27, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Coast...

New Barkerville monument honours Chinese-Canadian legacy

A commemorative plaque unveiled last week in Barkerville officially recognizes the contributions of Chinese Canadians to BC’s rich cultural, historical and economic mosaic. The plaque,...

A shout out for docents

A docent is a person who acts as a guide, typically on a voluntary basis, in a museum, art gallery, or zoo. Let's just think...

BC Studies 2017 conference

The 2017 BC Studies Conference on the theme "(Un)Settling British Columbia" will be held May 4-6, 2017, at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo. For information...

2017-2018 BCHF Executive – Nominations Open

Interested in becoming a Director with the BCHF? As our Annual General Meeting (AGM) approaches in May 2017, we are seeking names of persons interested...
News Stories

Bill to right historical wrongs in BC

The BC government has followed up on its 2014 formal apology for historical wrongs committed against the Chinese-Canadian community with a bill to repeal...
BCHD Conference 2017 Chilliwack

Conference Registration Now Open

Registration for the BCHF Conference 2017 taking place May 25-28th - Chilliwack: Land, Water, People - is now open. View Conference Schedule Register Now The event features three pre-conference...