BCHF News

BCHF News

Salmo Hotel sold after 66 years in same family

The Salmo Hotel, built in 1932 to replace a hotel on the same site that dated to...

New BCHF Advocacy Award

During this 100th anniversary of the BC Historical Federation we have initiated an exciting new Advocacy Award. The theme for 2022 is...

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...

An open letter to Premier John Horgan and Jack Lohman, CEO of the Royal...

June 3, 2020 An open letter to Premier John Horgan and Jack Lohman, CEO of the Royal British Columbia...

Call for digital postcards of BC monuments

BC Studies invites you to participate in a province-wide project to generate a gallery of “digital postcards” that depict “monuments” in diverse areas of...

Free open forums for heritage organizations

Heritage BC is hosting three complimentary open forums for not-for-profit heritage organizations in the first half of 2018. There is no charge to register, and...

BCHF member Maurice Guibord honoured during BC’s Journée de la Francophonie 2017

Congratulations to BCHF Council member Maurice Guibord, who was honoured for his contributions to the Province of British Columbia during celebrations for BC's 15th...

Quesnel Forks: A true relic of the gold rush

Barry Sale looks at the history of Quesnel Forks, at the confluence of the Quesnel and Cariboo...

Apply to the Centennial Legacy Fund by Dec. 31

Apply to the Centennial Legacy Fund by December 31!

October 2016 Council meeting – minutes posted

For those interested, the minutes from the October 2016 BCHF Council meeting are now available on our Council Records page.