Member Stories

Member Stories

Clayburn Village Museum celebrates Heritage Week

The Clayburn Village Museum is celebrating Heritage Week 2019 by opening Feb 21, 22 and 23 from 1- 4. Clayburn is BC’s...

Langley Heritage Society — Valley Voices podcast for February released

The Langley Heritage Society hosts a monthly podcast called Valley Voices. Have you listened in yet? February’s Valley Voices goes to...

City of Nelson honours Frances and Ron Welwood

Two longtime BCHF members were honoured by the City of Nelson last week for their lifetime work in preserving, promoting and documenting...

Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society receives funding from Village of Harrison

Great news for the Agassiz-Harrison Museum as the Village of Harrison Hot Springs has committed to supporting its museum through a $10,000...
Chilliwack's Chinatowns

Chilliwack’s Chinatowns — now a virtual exhibit

The Chilliwack Museum and Archives, operated by the Chilliwack Historical Society, has launched a new virtual museum through the Virtual Museum of...

Barry Gough selected as a Distinguished Alumni of UVic

On Tuesday, February 5th, Barry Gough will be recognized with a Distinguished Alumni award from the University...
Roger Whitehouse and Margaret Matovich

Burnaby Historical Society in the News

The Burnaby Historical Society is disbanding after 61 years and people are starting to take notice of some of the issues facing...

Got photos of Langley? Langley Heritage Society wants to know!

The Langley Heritage Society is interested in sharing your old photographs of Langley. Maybe you grew up in Aldergrove, Walnut Grove, Fort Langley, Brookswood,...
Collections Manager Kris Foulds, The Reach Gallery Museum, Abbotsford

Langley Heritage Society — December’s Valley Voices program

On the December edition of Valley Voices: Curator Kris Foulds tours the award winning Voices of the Valley permanent exhibition at The Reach Gallery...

Minto Memories: Donated Painting Lives On in Nakusp

When Matilda and Parker Williams purchased a painting of the Minto sternwheeler in the 1970s, they didn’t know that they were creating a future...