Member Stories

Member Stories

Theatre Under the Stars’ pop up museum

—Submitted by Jennifer Suratos The curtain has just fallen on the stage of Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park, where Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) has...

Kids Celebrate! exhibit visits the Nanaimo Museum

The Nanaimo Museum’s fall feature exhibit, Kids Celebrate!, invites children ages 5 to 12 to learn about the many celebrations that are practiced in their...
Fraser Valley local history Valley Voices podcasts

Valley Voices — Harrison Mills, Fort Langley, Agassiz

Catch Mark Forsythe's latest edition of Valley Voices. In this edition, visit Kilby Historic Site at Harrison Mills, Fort Langley's CN Station, and the...

Clayburn Village Museum open for the season

The Clayburn Village Schoolhouse Museum in Abbotsford welcomes visitors from June to August on Saturdays between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Come and learn about...
Valley Voices with Mark Forsythe

Valley Voices Podcast — April show

Langley Heritage Society President and BCHF Board member Mark Forsythe has been at it again — Valley Voices in conjunction with University of the...

Nakusp’s grand old Centennial Building: From two-room schoolhouse to cultural hub

Just north of Nakusp's busiest intersection sits the Centennial Building, one of Nakusp's oldest buildings. First built as a two-room school house, this building...

BCHF members win Heritage BC awards

Congratulations to the following BC Historical Federation members who received 2018 Heritage Awards from Heritage BC for the following initiatives in the category of Heritage...

Black History Month: Honouring a former slave family in Surrey

All that remains of the Scott family farm in the historic Surrey town centre of Cloverdale is a small copse of old fruit trees....
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...

New museum carving to tell story of North Shore Mountains

The new location of the North Vancouver Museum will welcome visitors with a carved cedar panel depicting the story of the nearby North Shore...