BCHF News

BCHF News

British Columbia History magazine launches digital version

We are pleased to announce the launch of the online edition of our flagship publication British Columbia History magazine. To celebrate the launch we...

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...

UVic Libraries Talk —The First 50 Years of British Columbia’s School Textbooks: 1871-1921

Pia Russell, UVic Learning and Research Librarian for Education, Children's Literature, Gender Studies, and Indigenous Studies, will provide an overview of the first 50...

Ranneris, Arnold 1938-2018

Arnold Ranneris, who was involved with the Victoria Historical Society and BC Historical Federation passed away suddenly on Sunday, November 4, 2018 in Victoria,...

Apply now for the 2019-20 Documentary Heritage Communities Program

Does your historical society operate a library or archives? If so, you could be eligible for federal funding. The Documentary Heritage Communities Program (DHCP) ensures...
Artists rendition of Phase II of the Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre project.

Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre receives $700,000 donation

Teck Resources has donated $700,000 towards Phase II of the Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre's renewal project for the development of a replica mining...

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...

Grant opportunity — Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program – British Columbia – Community, Culture...

The Community, Culture, and Recreation (CCR) Program supports cost-sharing of infrastructure projects in communities across the province. On September 12, 2018 the Canadian and British...

Nomenclature — what you should know

Have you heard of Museum Nomenclature before? What about Chenhall? Maybe you just call it "the big museum cataloguing book". If you have catalogued a...