BCHF News

BCHF News

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...

Destination BC: Road To Recovery Webinar Series

As part of their efforts to support the tourism industry in British Columbia, Destination BC has launched a webinar series called the...

William Sterling Haynes, 1928-2020

The BCHF was saddened to hear of Sterling’s passing on May 23, 2020, at the Kelowna Hospice House, at the age of...

What to read? List of 2019 winners and participants for the BCHF historical writing...

https://youtu.be/ClTiKDxhaN0 Winners Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing Michael Layland, In...

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...

Interview with Jennifer Ashton

British Columbia History magazine editor Andrea Lister caught up with Jennifer Ashton, who earned an Honourable Mention for the 2019 Anne and...

Great Canadian Giving Challenge

History Lives when you Give! Starting June 1st, the BC Historical Federation has joined the CanadaHelps Great Canadian Giving...

Summer issue of British Columbia History on its way

The Summer 2020 issue of British Columbia History will begin appearing in mailboxes within the next week....

BCHF scholarship recipients announced

The British Columbia Historical Federation is pleased to announce Harry Deng and Emma Quan are the recipients of the 2019 W. Kaye...

Apply now: Terry Reksten Memorial Fund

The Friends of the BC Archives are now accepting applications to the Terry Reksten Memorial Fund. There are two grants of $1000 each...