Conference 2018 Countdown!

Here are a few resources and reminders to help you enjoy the conference. The BC Museums Association Conference is happening October 21 to 23, 2018 at the Delta Grand Okanagan Resort, Kelowna Museums and the Kelowna Art Gallery. We are counting down the days so excited to see you all there meet new people and catch […]

Notice of Annual General Meeting and Special Resolution

The Annual General Meeting of the BC Museums Association will be held at the Delta Hotels Grand Okanagan Resort, in the 1/3 North Room at Terrace Ballroom at 12:30p.m. on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 for the following purposes: 1. To consider the President’s Report, Executive Director’s Report, and the Financial Statements 2. To elect members […]

Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project: Database Goes Live!

For the past year, the Asian Canadians on Vancouver Island research project has supported and worked with the Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project (CCAP) to produce an integrated and publicly accessible database of artifacts held by museums on Vancouver Island and the mainland. Launched on July 7, 2016, the database is now part of UVIC’s Library […]

First step of pilot project showcasing cultural history of Chinese Canadians in B.C. complete

The pilot project which involves the Cumberland Museum and Archives and the Nanaimo Museum is the first-ever online database showcasing Chinese historical records and artifacts in B.C. Inventory from 10 other B.C. museums is expected to be added to the database by the fall of 2015 and will be made available to the public via […]