BCHF News

BCHF News

Barry Gough selected as a Distinguished Alumni of UVic

On Tuesday, February 5th, Barry Gough will be recognized with a Distinguished Alumni award from the University...

Bill McNamara, 1942-2019

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

Langley’s Fred Pepin honoured with Award of Merit

We are pleased to announce that Langley’s Fred Pepin is a recipient of an Award of Merit. The award was presented at the Federation’s...

BCHF member discussion 2018: What are the key issues we face today?

What are the key issues facing today's BCHF member societies -- and what might we do about them? On May 26, 2018, the BCHF Advocacy...

Hogan’s Alley society seeks reclamation of Vancouver neighbourhood

In 2014, Canada Post issued a stamp commemorating Hogan's Alley, depicting two prominent residents: Nora Hendrix and Fielding William Spotts Jr.

Not Just Stones and Beads

Karen Aird Karen Aird was the keynote speaker at the BC Historical Federation conference in Courtenay in May....

Vancouver Island authors win Lyman book prize

Vancouver Island authors John M. MacFarlane and Lynn J. Salmon have won a John Lyman Book Award for best book published in...
Documentary Heritage Communities Program

LAC Documentary Heritage Communities Program 2017-2018

On October 3, 2016, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) released a call for proposals for the 2017–2018 funding cycle for the Documentary Heritage Communities...

Meet our newest Council members!

We'd like to extend a warm welcome to our three newest Directors: Mark Forsythe, Michael Gibbs and Sharn Sandhra. Mark, Michael and Sharn were...
BC Studies website

BC Studies launches new website

Interested in all things British Columbia? Be sure to check out BC Studies new website. It includes 50 years of publications.