Member Stories

Member Stories

Valley Voices journeys to historic Clayburn

Clayburn Village Store Valley Voices journeys this month to historic Clayburn, B.C.’s first company town, built in 1905.

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...

Chemainus Valley Museum expansion opens

Congratulations to the Chemainus Valley Historical Society and partners on Saturday’s grand opening of the newly expanded Chemainus Valley Museum!

A Cortes Island artifact query

Cortes Island Museum and Archives Society president Lynne Jordan has a number of artifacts from her great-grandfather (born in the 1860s, died...

Celebrating 20 years of the BC Dairy Historical Society

By Mike Yusko Dairy farming in BC began in 1827 with the arrival...

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...

The search for Alphonse Savard photos

The Société historique francophone de la Colombie-Britannique is researching a Vancouver photographer, Alphonse Savard, who operated Imperial Photo...

Fund started for HMCS Alberni Museum following flood

A GoFundMe campaign is underway for the HMCS Alberni Museum and Memorial in Courtenay following a flash...

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,...

Countdown on to Gray Creek Museum Days

Every July, the Gray Creek Historical Society hosts a pop-up museum at the historic Gray Creek Hall on Kootenay Lake.