Thursday, 9 November 2017

Welcome back!

Registration is OPEN for the 16th annual Richmond Regional Heritage Fair on Friday, May 11 and Saturday, May 12.

Please follow this link to register.




















Download this poster here

Thursday, 10 August 2017

BC Provincial Heritage Fair

The 2017 BC Provincial Heritage Fair was a success! Follow this link to relive the moments on the BC Heritage Fairs blog.


Tuesday, 6 June 2017

BC Provincial Heritage Fair

We are excited to announce the five students who will represent Richmond at the BC Provincial Heritage Fair in Victoria. Congratulations!

Home Sweet Home? Barr Colonists
Daymon W., Grade 4, Westwind Elementary School

BC Railway and Chinese Workers
Mira M., Grade 5, Whiteside Elementary


Le Mint canadien
Fifi Z., Grade 6, Anderson Elementary

KFC Gold: Was it worth the cost?
Evan C., Grade 7, Cornerstone Academy

Canada et les refugies
Faaiz W., Grade 10, McRoberts Secondary

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Special Award Recipients

National Awards

1. United Empire Loyalists Award 
Recipient receives a certificate and a special pin from United Empire Loyalists.


Project #079 - New France
Coco T. and Anson N.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

2. Young Citizens 
Each recipients receive certificate and a welcome package.

Project #038 - Canada Day
Marco E.
Anderson Elementary School

Project #080 - Chris Hadfield
Colin Y.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

Project #046 - The Lightbulb - Who invented the lightbulb, Edison?
Marc S.
Diefenbaker Elementary School


Project #064 - Stories that Create Characters
Bernice Y.
Mitchell Elementary School

Project #068 - Le chemin de fer et une nouvelle vie au Canada
Matthew O.
Mitchell Elementary School

Provincial Awards

3. BC Hydro Power Pioneer Award 
Recipient receives a certificate and a cash prize.


Project #013 - Emily Carr
Erin B.
Whiteside Elementary School

4. Lieutenant-Governor's Historical Literacy Award 
Recipient receives a certificate and personal letter written by the Lieutenant-Governor.
Project #082 - Queen Victoria
Preet D.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

5. BCHFS Stellar Achievement Award
Recipients receive certificate.


Project #029 - Home Sweet Home? Barr Colonists
Daymon W.
Westwind Elementary School

Project #015 - BC Railway and Chinese Workers
Mira M.
Whiteside Elementary School

Project #034 - Fifi Z.
Le Mint Canadien
Anderson Elementary School

Project #074 - KFC Gold: Was It Worth It?
Evan C.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

Project #095 - Canada et les refugies
Faaiz W.
McRoberts Secondary School

6. CCHSBC History Award
Recipient receives a certificate, medal, one-year membership to the CCHSBC and an invitation to present their project at the annual CCHS AGM dinner. A book will also be donated to their school library.


Project #07 - Chinese Immigration
Dorothy Z.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

Regional Awards

7. Aboriginal Award
Recipient receives a one-year family membership to the Museum of Anthropology.

Project #008 - Residential Schools
Tiffany X.
McNeely Elementary School

8. National Significance Award 
Each recipient receives a family pass to the Vancouver Maritime Museum.

Project #045 - Canadian First Chronicles
Maya N.
Diefenbaker Elementary School

Project #081 - Governors General
Trevor Y.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

9. Industry Award
Recipient receives a one-year family membership to the Britannia Mine Museum.


Project #005 - Mining in Canada
Ryan Y.
McNeely Elementary School

10. Sport Award
Recipient receives four tickets to a Vancouver Canadians Baseball game.

Project #056 - Shooting Hoops
Erika Z. and Sharon C.

Mitchell Elementary School


11. Canada and the World Award
Recipient receives a book, calendar and family admission to the Royal BC Museum in Victoria.

Project #042 - When Our Destiny Lies in Space
Ebrahim H.
Anderson Elementary School

12. Artistic Merit Award 
Recipient receives a one-year student membership to the Vancouver Art Gallery.

Project #098 - L'insuline, une decouverte canadienne
Vincent L.
McRoberts Secondary School

13. Local Historian for Richmond Award
Recipient receives an Explore Canada Board Game.

Project #024 - YVR - The Most Special Airport in Canada
Andreas T.
Jessie Wowk Elementary School

14. Honourable Mentions 
Each recipient receives a family pass to the Vancouver Police Museum.

Project #019 - The Deadly Disease
Pavel S.
Lord Byng Elementary School

Project #053 - The Vancouver Sun
Lucilla H.
Gilmore Elementary School

15. Student Choice Award
Recipient receives four tickets to Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden.


Project #080 - Chris Hadfield
Colin Y.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

16. Best of Grade 3
Recipient receives two White Spot Coupon for a free Burger Platter.

Project #020 - Maple Syrup - Canada's Liquid Gold
Samantha C.
Jessie Wowk Elementary School

17. Best of Grade 4
Recipient receives two White Spot Coupon for a free Burger Platter.

Project #073 - Samuel de Champlain
Gwyneth H. and Edwin C.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

18. Best of Grade 5 
Recipient receives two White Spot Coupon for a free Burger Platter.

Project #077 - Laura Secord
Alison Y. and Kayla J.
Cornerstone Christian Academy

19. Best of Grade 6

Recipient receives two White Spot Coupon for a free Burger Platter.

Project #062 - The War That Never Was
Gerado M.
Mitchell Elementary School

20. Best of Grade 7
Recipient receives two White Spot Coupon for a free Burger Platter.


Project #009 - The Hudson's Bay Company
Jeannie H.
McNeely Elementary School

21. Best of Grade 10
Recipient receives two White Spot Coupon for a free Burger Platter.


Project #096 - Les quintuples Dionne
Tanvi A.
McRoberts Secondary School

Heritage Fair 2017 Photos

Click Here to find photos of students with their Heritage Fair projects, photos from the Closing Ceremony, and other great photos!

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Volunteer Registration OPEN

Come take a journey through history at Heritage Fair and help us celebrate Canada 150! 


If you are interested in volunteering for Heritage Fair this year, please sign up by completing this volunteer placement form then register for the opportunity on the City of Richmond volunteer page. For a description of each available position, please click here.


Friday, 3 February 2017

Class Registration OPEN

Register your class for Heritage Fair by completing the online registration form. 
https://goo.gl/forms/wjEQcvJFRfkZkECB3

Deadline: Friday, February 17