Member Stories

Member Stories

Richmond’s No. 1220 Interurban tram car set for restoration

The largest artifact in the City of Richmond's collection -- the No. 1220 Interurban tram car -- is set for restoration, and you can...

Theatre Under the Stars’ pop up museum

—Submitted by Jennifer Suratos The curtain has just fallen on the stage of Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park, where Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) has...

Langley Heritage Society celebrates 40 years

Fort Langley’s 1915 CNR Station is one of the most visited sites in Fort Langley and was one of the...

BCHF members win Heritage BC awards

Congratulations to the following BC Historical Federation members who received 2018 Heritage Awards from Heritage BC for the following initiatives in the category of Heritage...
Roger Whitehouse and Margaret Matovich

Burnaby Historical Society in the News

The Burnaby Historical Society is disbanding after 61 years and people are starting to take notice of some of the issues facing...

Japanese-Canadian War Memorial turns 100

The Japanese Canadian War Memorial in Vancouver’s Stanley Park will be 100 on April 9. The amazing...

New Japanese Canadian books honoured

Four Japanese-Canadian books published in 2017 will be celebrated at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre on November 25, 2017, during the Centre's...

Surrey Historical Society Dedicates New Park

— submitted by Mark Forsythe “Get involved with your local heritage organizations— and tell...

BCHF member initiatives receive BC Museums Association Awards of Merit

Congratulations to the following initiatives involving BCHF member societies, which each received an Award of Merit for outstanding achievement in the museum, gallery, archives...

Belgium Remembered in British Columbia — lecture at Memorial Museum in Passchendale

BCHF member and historian Paul Ferguson (Victoria, BC) will give a lecture ‘Belgium Remembered in British Columbia’ at the Memorial Museum in Passchendaele 1917...