Member Stories

Member Stories

BCHF member Ronald Greene named to Volleyball BC Hall of Fame

Please join us in congratulating long-serving BCHF member Ronald Greene on his recent induction into the Volleyball BC Hall of Fame. Ron was inducted into...

Listen to Langley Heritage Society’s July podcast

Welcome figures greet you at the Stó:lō Research and Resource Management Centre, Sardis Summer is an ideal time to...

The COVID Chronicles

The B.C. Labour Heritage Centre has embarked on a project entitled COVID Chronicles: Labour’s Story. They want...

Slocan Valley Rail Trail: Soak Up History & Nature

Submitted by the Slocan Valley Heritage Trail Society A level, scenic trail easily accessible to all
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....

Conference memory: Water bomber “waves” to attendees in Port Alberni

This memory of the 2000 Annual Conference in Port Alberni was submitted by BCHF Director and Honorary Life Member Ron Hyde:  One of my morning...

Quesnel restores iconic Cornish water wheel

Quesnel's iconic Cornish water wheel has been fully restored, thanks to a legacy project overseen by the Quesnel and District Museum and Archives. The restored...

Valley Voices podcast features Fraser Canyon history

May's episode of the Langley Heritage Society's Valley Voices takes us on a journey into the Fraser Canyon, to Lytton, where two...
News Stories

New cultural centre proposed for Fort Langley

The Village of Fort Langley could see a new cultural centre in its future — one that melds history, heritage, arts, Indigenous culture and...

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...