Image Credit: The BC Provincial Museum, the Provincial Archives and the native plant garden, 1977, BC Archives I-03190.

Friends of the BC Archives

Founded in 2000, the Friends of the British Columbia Archives (FBCA) promotes, encourages and facilitates scholarship, research and public engagement related to the archival collections of the BC Archives.  

The FBCA is an incorporated non-profit organization managed by a board of directors elected from the membership. 

Membership

Anyone can become a Friend of the BC Archives. Membership is rewarding and interesting, and joining helps preserve the documentary history of the province.

If you are interested in getting involved with the FBCA, visit their website for details about membership, upcoming events and grant programs. 

Get in Touch

Contact the Friends: info@friendsbcarchives.ca

Upcoming Friends of the BC Archives Events

February 20, 2022 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free

Event Hosted by: Friends of the BC Archives

Guest Speaker: Aaron Chapman

The late 1970s and early 1980s were a volatile period in the history of Vancouver, where...

October 16, 2022 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free

Event hosted by: Friends of the BC Archives

Guest Speaker: Fran Morrison

This presentation will tell the story of the migration and settlement of Black people in...

November 20, 2022 - 2:00 pm to November 21, 2022 - 3:00 pm
Free

Event hosted by: Friends of the BC Archives

Guest Speaker: Maycira Costa

What can archival records tell us about historic ecosystems and ecological change over...

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