BCHF News

BCHF News

City of Nanaimo Honour in Heritage award

Nanaimo Historical Society member Jan Peterson received the 2018 City of Nanaimo Honour in Heritage award at a ceremony held in Nanaimo's Port Theatre...

Vancouver Japanese Hall now a national historic site

The first student body of the Vancouver Japanese...
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BC Jewish History Research Prize

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to announce a call for entries for the second annual BC Jewish History...

Book Launch Event — French Presence in Victoria, BC (1987-2017)

Un Lancement du livre Presence francophone à Victoria (1987 - 2017) aura lieu le 8 mai 2018 à 18h30m au Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes...

BC Genealogical Society hosting open house

The BC Genealogical Society (BCGS) is hosting an open house. On Friday, October 18 from 10am-3pm, the BCGS will have short...

Patricia Roy receives Medal of Good Citizenship

Patricia Roy/Victoria News University of Victoria professor emerita Patricia Roy is one of 18 people from around B.C....

There are stories to tell… Legacy Fund recipients announced

"There are stories to tell... from across British Columbia". Special guest Paul Ferguson —adjudicator on the Centennial Legacy Fund committee —spoke to...

Conference video recordings now available

Watch videos recordings of the following two presentations from our 2017 Annual Conference program on our YouTube channel. (It's free and you don't need...

Nakusp’s grand old Centennial Building: From two-room schoolhouse to cultural hub

Just north of Nakusp's busiest intersection sits the Centennial Building, one of Nakusp's oldest buildings. First built as a two-room school house, this building...

Dr. Robert A. J. (Bob) McDonald

The BCHF is saddened to announce that we have lost a long-standing member of the Friends of the BC Archives, and past...