BCHF News

BCHF News

Tashme museum wins historic places #VisitList campaign

Congratulations to the Tashme Museum who won the $5,000 marketing package in the National Trust’s #VisitList Campaign....

Robin Lister: 1932-2018

Robin Lister was a proud descendant of early settlers to Chilliwack. He donated a number of items from his Grossman ancestors to the museum...

Highway Legacy Signs unveiled in Lillooet May 11

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Japanese Canadian Internment, on Fri., May 11 at 1:30, Honourable Claire Trevena, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure,...

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...

Indigitization grant program accepting applications

The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC, UBC iSchool, UNBC and the Museum of Anthropology are calling for applications for the 2019 Indigitization...

Join Us in Revelstoke

Come and experience all that Revelstoke has to offer at the BCHF Annual Conference, May 26 to 28, 2016. Conference activities include: Opening Reception at Revelstoke...

UBC’s Nimrit Toor earns W. Kaye Lamb award

UBC student Nimrit Toor is the recipient of the 2017 W. Kaye Lamb award for the best student works. The award was presented at...

Tikwalus Heritage Trail

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

Regional District of Central Kootenay adds 21 sites to heritage register

The Merriwake, a former Japanese Canadian fishing boat, is being restored for the Slocan Valley Historical Society. The...
in memoriam

Gordon Butt 1936-2019

Gordon Butt, who was for many years a director of both the Silvery Slocan and Sandon historical societies, has died at 82....