Heritage Week Contest

We want to hear from you! Communities all across BC are finding fun and interesting ways to celebrate Heritage Week! Let us know how you are celebrating Heritage Week by sending a short description and any flyer or poster designs to amusmary@heritagebc.ca

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Heritage Week 2016, February 15-21 

February 15

 

Genealogy Workshop

 

Learn how to research your family history from Diane Rogers of British Columbia Genealogical Society and editor of The British Columbia Genealogist. 6:30 – 8 pm – Ladner Pioneer Library, 4683 – 51 Street, Delta

» Fraser Valley Regional Library

 

February 16

In line for Anne Frank Screening

The HMCS Alberni Museum and Memorial (HAMM) has received special permission in Canada to show the documentary In Line For Anne Frank. The free screenings take place February 16, 17, 18, 19.

 » In line for Anne Frank

 

Ancestry Workshop

Learn how to research your family history from Diane Rogers of British Columbia Genealogical Society and editor of The British Columbia Genealogist, including how to use FVRL’s Ancestry Library Edition database. Tsawwassen Library, 1321A – 56 Street, Delta

» Fraser Valley Regional Library 

February 17

 

Ancestry Workshop

Learn how to research your family history from Diane Rogers of British Columbia Genealogical Society and editor of The British Columbia Genealogist, including how to use FVRL’s Ancestry Library Edition database. George Mackie Library, 8440 – 112 Street, Delta

» Fraser Valley Regional Library 

 

 

February 18

The 35th Annual Heritage BC Awards Gala

Join the celebration at the 35th Annual Heritage BC Awards Gala where the outstanding and significant achievements of British Columbia’s heritage conservation heroes are recognized. 

 » The 35th Annual Heritage BC Awards Gala


2016 Maple Ridge Heritage Awards

You are invited to join the City of Maple Ridge’s Community Heritage Commission in celebrating the contributions of citizens to the telling of the Maple Ridge story.

 » Maple Ridge Heritage Awards 2016

 

 

Ancestry Workshop

 

Learn how to use FVRL’s Ancestry Library Edition database. Ladner Pioneer Library, 4683 – 51 Street, Delta

 

» Fraser Valley Regional Library 

 

 

February 19

Thomas Hooper, Architect: A Heritage Week Presentation

Join Chilliwack Museum & Archives as they delve into the life and work of Thomas Hooper, architect of the Chilliwack Museum, a National Historic Site, and other notable destinations in Chilliwack and BC. Donald Luxton, heritage consultant, architectural historian and writer, will share Thomas Hoopers’ story as we celebrate Distinctive Destinations for Heritage Week 2016.

 » Thomas Hooper, Architect: A Heritage Week Presentation

 




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