BCHF News

BCHF News

Happy holidays! Our offices are closed Dec 20 to Jan 2

The BCHF relies on incredible volunteers to carry out its work throughout the year. We are urging them...

Tikwalus Heritage Trail

Compiled by Mark Forsythe “History should be learned through the soles of our feet.” Harley Hatfield, heritage trail...

Granite Creek Ghost Town: Granite Creek Preservation Society

Compiled by Mark Forsythe Granite Creek, 1888 (George Dawson photo) There was a time when...

It happened one Christmas in Sweetwater

The following story by Dayle Sheridan takes place at Sweetwater school in 1949, during her second teaching assignment, and was included in...

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....

Apply to the Centennial Legacy Fund by Dec. 31

Apply to the Centennial Legacy Fund by December 31!

Marketing toolkit available for BCHF scholarship

Would your institution like to help spread the word about the BCHF W. Kaye Lamb Scholarship? Look no further! The BCHF team...

Valley Voices talks to Jean Barman, Kobi Christian

This month on Valley Voices: historian Jean Barman on her new book, Invisible Generations, and Langley Centennial...

Historic Nicola Valley church to be rebuilt

A 143-year-old church in the Merritt area that burned down in a January fire believed to have...

Redevelopment project proposed for Victoria heritage buildings

The Ducks Block and Canada Hotel/Wikimedia Commons A redevelopment plan for the Ducks building in Victoria would see...