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Elizabeth Walker celebrates 65 years with the Vancouver Historical Society

Elizabeth Walker A lot has changed in 65 years. And Elizabeth Walker has been a mover behind it...
Fraser Valley local history Valley Voices podcasts

Valley Voices — Langley Heritage Society’s March Podcast

Brenda Smith, genealogistDr. Chad Reimer, historian On March's Valley Voices: uncovering family and community history with genealogist Brenda Smith,...
View of boat SS Scenic in 1939 approaching dock

The Burrard Inlet Floating Post Office

This is a Member Story — submitted by Ron Hyde, Richmond Captain Stalker Captain J....

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...