BCHF News

BCHF News

Nominate your All-Star for a Recognition Award

Do you have an all-star in your organization who deserves recognition from the BC Historical Federation? Consider nominating them for one of the BCHF's...
BCHF Scholarship awards

Students — submit your history-based work to win an award!

Are you currently a student enrolled in a BC University? Have you completed an essay, website, film or other work on the topic of...

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....
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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...

Nakusp Hot Springs: From poor man’s spa to regional tourism treasure

There are a thousand stories to be told of a hot-spring playground hidden in one of the Selkirk’s most beautiful valleys. But one part...

Alice Bruce: 1925-2018

We note with sadness the passing of Alice Bruce, former member of the Gray Creek Historical Society and sister to Tom Lymbery. Alice passed...

Free Community History Webinar Series

Canada's History is offering a free near-weekly community history webinar series from January 24 to March 28, 2018, with presentations posted to YouTube after...

Help choose the BCHF Best Article Award

Readers wanted: help us select the 2017 winner of the Anne and Philip Yandle Best Article Award! If you subscribe to British Columbia History magazine and enjoy reading...
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Voicing Contested Histories resource list

Video recordings, presentation notes and other resources from a 2017 province-wide workshop on "Voicing Contested Histories" are now available online at Voicing Contested Histories Resources....