Events

Events

Buddhist monument to be dedicated in Slocan cemetery

Rev. Orai Fujikawa paints characters on a new memorial to Japanese-Canadians cremated in the Slocan cemetery in 1942-43. It will be...

Learn about the Sisters of St. Ann — November 7

The Royal BC Museum is holding a talk by Carey Pallister, the archivist for the Sisters of St. Ann on November 7th from 12:00—1:00...

Exhibit looks at history of Nelson newspapers

Community newspapers have a place in our collective histories. Not only do they record events as they happen, but they are looked...

It’s complicated: Unceded — Discussion series at the Royal BC Museum

Join the Royal BC Museum November 14th from 5:15 — 7:00 pm for their upcoming installment of "It's Complicated"— a participatory discussion series that...

“Voicing Contested Histories” workshop

On November 22, 2017, take part in a one-day, province-wide workshop, "Voicing Contested Histories," to explore the the important role we as cultural heritage professionals...

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...

Canadian Museums Association hosts virtual conference

The Canadian Museums Association is hosting a virtual conference on April 16th at 11am EST. The goal is to provide a free,...

Winners of British Columbia Historical Federation Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, May 2016) The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF)...

Vancouver Postcard Club hosts annual show

The Vancouver Postcard Club is hosting it's annual paper collectibles and postcard show and sale on May 27 at the Hastings Community Centre located...

Kids Celebrate! exhibit visits the Nanaimo Museum

The Nanaimo Museum’s fall feature exhibit, Kids Celebrate!, invites children ages 5 to 12 to learn about the many celebrations that are practiced in their...