2021 Surrey

2021 Surrey

Forgotten Stories, Silenced Voices: A presentation by Renée Sarojini Saklikar

As a poet and a writer she’s explored history (Children of Air India, un/authorized exhibit and interjections); science and poetry (Listening to...

Chinatown Through a Wide Lens wins Lieutenant Governor’s Medal

A remarkable book about an early Vancouver photographer whose work was almost forgotten was named the...

Traditional boat building: A presentation by Patrick Calihou

Métis Artisan Pat Calihou introduces you to his heritage by way of a 40 foot traditional bateau he built in 2019-20 at...

Inspiration Award: Al Donnelly

The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) is pleased to announce that Al Donnelly is a recipient of...

BCHF conference preview: Engaging with our members

The BCHF conference includes a workshop on June 5 at 11 a.m. 2020-21 has been an intense year of problem solving and...

2021 BCHF conference to be delivered virtually

The BC Historical Federation and the Surrey Historical Society will be taking the 2021 conference entirely online. The dates of virtual conference...

Adventures in Digital History: A presentation by Dr. Kyle Jackson and students

How can historians use new digital tools to enliven and deepen our study of the past? In this presentation, Dr. Kyle Jackson...

BCHF bids adieu to two directors

Two outgoing BCHF directors received Awards of Appreciation during Saturday's gala for their service to the organization.

BCHF conference preview: Awards gala

Find out who will win the Lieutenant Governor's medal for historical writing at our Awards Gala on...

BCHF conference preview: Meet poet Renée Sarojini Saklikar

We're getting excited about our first virtual conference in 99 years. Check out some of our speakers....