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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...
Digital Magazine

Calling on Libraries!

NEW! Libraries can now request British Columbia History as part of their RB Digital Magazine package. With the launch...

MacLeod, Kenneth, 1944 – 2018

We are sad to announce the death of Ken MacLeod of Vancouver. You may remember the articles Ken wrote and published in...
Chilliwack Paisley House

Want a free house?

Chilliwack's Paisley House is getting a lot of attention these days. The home— one of Chilliwack's oldest— is on the demolition block,...

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...
in memoriam

Gallacher, Daniel

We were saddened to hear that Daniel Gallacher passed away on December 24, 2018. Dan was chief curator at the Royal BC...

Vancouver’s Chinatown — BC government wants your input

In September 2018, the Province of British Columbia (BC) and the City of Vancouver signed a Memorandum of Understanding committing to work...
Nanaimo Museum

Lots happening at the Nanaimo Museum

If you are in Nanaimo, be sure to visit the Nanaimo Museum, which is featuring new exhibits and programs.
Fraser Valley local history Valley Voices podcasts

Valley Voices podcast reviews BC historical books of 2018

Valley Voices is a production of the Langley Heritage Society on CIVL Radio, 101.7 FM heard Wednesdays at...
BCHF Scholarship awards

Young Canada Works — Summer student grants due January 15

Does your historical society operate a museum, archives or heritage site? Can you use the help of a student this summer? Young...

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,...