Member Stories

Member Stories

Convergence of cultural institutions and what it means for BC history

Wondering what the new MOU signed by GLAM sector organizations in BC means for you? Shannon Bettles, BCHF Second Vice President, discusses how the...

Clayburn Village Museum celebrates Heritage Week

The Clayburn Village Museum is celebrating Heritage Week 2019 by opening Feb 21, 22 and 23 from 1- 4. Clayburn is BC’s...

Vancouver Maritime Museum launches new online collections database

The Vancouver Maritime Museum has announced the launch of the public online database for its collection at vmmcollections.com  This new website makes public the artifacts,...

Nakusp Hot Springs: From poor man’s spa to regional tourism treasure

There are a thousand stories to be told of a hot-spring playground hidden in one of the Selkirk’s most beautiful valleys. But one part...

Ronald Greene appointed Honorary Life Member

Ronald Greene of Victoria has been appointed an Honorary Life Member of the BC Historical Federation (BCHF), a special distinction that was...

Clayburn Village Museum open for the season

The Clayburn Village Schoolhouse Museum in Abbotsford welcomes visitors from June to August on Saturdays between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Come and learn about...
Paul Ferguson at the Langley Cenotaph

Langley Heritage Society — Valley Voices November Podcast

The Langley Heritage Society's November edition of Valley Voices features military historian and BCHF member Paul Ferguson who discusses how we remember the two World...

Tashme today

The Spring 2020 issue of British Columbia History features a story on haiku poetry written in the Tashme Japanese-Canadian interment camp. Here...

Valley Voices talks to Fred Pepin and Mary Anne-MacDougall

The Langley Heritage Society continues its work capturing local history and stories via an interesting and engaging podcast series called Valley Voices....
View of boat SS Scenic in 1939 approaching dock

The Burrard Inlet Floating Post Office

This is a Member Story — submitted by Ron Hyde, Richmond Captain Stalker Captain J....