BCHF News

BCHF News

Bill McNamara, 1942-2019

We are saddened to hear of the death of Bill McNamara, President of Friends of the Surrey Museum. The...

“Voicing Contested Histories” workshop

On November 22, 2017, take part in a one-day, province-wide workshop, "Voicing Contested Histories," to explore the the important role we as cultural heritage professionals...

2017-2018 BCHF Executive – Nominations Open

Interested in becoming a Director with the BCHF? As our Annual General Meeting (AGM) approaches in May 2017, we are seeking names of persons interested...

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...

Send us your BC history-related news, events and articles

Are you involved in a historical society in BC? Is your society making news? Do you have an interesting BC history-related story, event, advice,...

BCHF conference speakers create a buzz on CBC.ca

There's a buzz around David Campion and Sandra Shields' installation art exhibit Grand Theft Terra Firma -- a buzz you can learn about first hand...
BCHF Recognition Awards

BCHF Annual Recognition Awards

Revelstoke, May 28, 2016 ─  The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) presented their annual recognition awards at the Revelstoke Mountain Resort in Revelstoke, BC...

Peter Johnson: 1946-2018

Peter Nigel William Johnson was born in England. After immigrating to Canada in 1989, he completed a Master of Archival Studies at the University...

BC Rural Dividend program accepting funding applications until May 31

Applications for funding under the recently extended BC Rural Dividend Program will be accepted until May 31, 2017. The Rural Dividend helps small rural communities...

The search for Alphonse Savard photos

The Société historique francophone de la Colombie-Britannique is researching a Vancouver photographer, Alphonse Savard, who operated Imperial Photo...