Category Archives: News – Heritage

Heritage BC Conference: Funding delivers 294% ROI; 8 complimentary webinars for Heritage Week

TIME LIMITED EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE Heritage BC’s 2019 conference promises an exciting exploration of tangible and intangible heritage, from the built environment to cultural landscapes, and an in-depth interpretation of heritage through identity, culture and environment. Heritage BC Members: save … Continue reading

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The Kutne Reader – Adventures in Kootenaiana

If you haven’t seen this local blog and you are interested in Kootenay Boundary history, check out Greg Nesteroff’s Kutne Reader blog for many weird and wonderful tales (and some mysteries) from the area. Informative and entertaining! https://gregnesteroff.wixsite.com/kutnereader  

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Heritage BC Update: Annual Conference is Announced!

Over the past year, we met with hundreds of people who told us heritage is the layering of stories that describe the uniqueness of a community’s past and present while informing the future. The stories are found in buildings and … Continue reading

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Why it matters that the US has withdrawn from UNESCO.

At Global Heritage Fund, I work every day to save historic places and special sites throughout the world. That’s why I was disappointed to learn that the government of the United States has withdrawn from the United Nations Educational, Scientific … Continue reading

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Heritage BC Update: Remembering three influential colleagues

Passings: Lasting Influences In late 2018, Lis Bailly, Bob Broadland, and Greg Evans passed away. Each made a significant contribution to our sector, and their influences are still felt. Today, we remember them. Prominent local artist and designer Lis Bailly passed away … Continue reading

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Creative City Network of Canada Special Member News: December 2018

In this issue: Department of Canadian Heritage Research Project 2019 Membership Renewals Cultural Statistics Strategy Consortium 2020-2024 Host City Bid Application Information Holiday Office Closure Department of Canadian Heritage: Research Project The Department of Canadian Heritage is undertaking exploratory work … Continue reading

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Heritage BC Update: Have a Question? The Experts Are Ready for You

Upcoming Complimentary Webinars Ask an Expert Wednesday, November 28, noon PST Heritage Consultants and Architects answer questions about built heritage conservation. Open to all; bring your questions. Our Panel: Timothy Ankenman, principal of Ankenman Marchand Architects, an award-winning firm, experienced in … Continue reading

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