Mennonite Historical Society

of British Columbia

MHSBC is a community-funded organization, and we depend on your support. Your donation helps preserve our Mennonite stories and heritage for future generations. Funds are used to keep our archives open to public users; upgrade equipment; support our few staff members; bring you the latest research on Mennonite history through the Roots and Branches newsletter; and to sponsor special events. Tax-deductible receipts are provided.

We acknowledge that Abbotsford and its surrounding area are on the traditional territory
of the people of the Matsqui and Sumas Stó:lõ First Nations.

MHSBC Offices: 1818 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, B.C. V2T 5X4
At the Mennonite Heritage Museum


Phone: 604-853-6177; Fax: 604-853-6246; Email: MHSBC archives
Hours: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday (except statutory holidays)

For Mennonite events across Canada see the Canadian Mennonite website.

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MHSBC 50th Anniversary

MHM Volunteers

YouTube link for Louise Bergen Price's MHM Book Launch “The Canada Coat” recording of the event.

YouTube Link for for Dr. Richard Toews' recorded Virtual Book Launch, The Confession.

Center for Transnational Mennonite Studies, University of Winnipeg presents "Packing for Canada,"
a fascinating presentation on Russlaender Mennonite material culture.
A recording of the event is now available on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2EEgrZhX9Y.

The Center for Transnational Mennonite Studies, University of Winnipeg, presents 11 sessions of "MCC at 100" On YouTube.

See the MHM website at: www.mennonitemuseum.org.

Volunteer at the Mennonite Heritage Museum Gardens!

MHM Coffee Shop Website

MHM Coffee Shop is open for dine-in 3 days a week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.   We are looking for more staff.

MHM Cafe

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Upcoming MHSBC Event

MHSBC'S 2022 ANNUAL FALL FUNDRAISER
Purchase tickets for the 2022 Fall Fundraiser.

Sunday, October 2nd, 2022, 2:30pm
Emmanuel Mennonite Church
3471 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford BC
MHSBC Members Early Bird by September 16th: $30
Future Members Early Bird by September 16th: $35
Tickets by September 23rd: $40

Countdown to Event: 97 Days Until October 2nd, 2022

MHSBC Annual Fundraiser

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You can make your donation to MHSBC online with our convenient PayPal feature.

PayPal provides the option of paying with your credit card or as a PayPal client. PayPal will email a receipt, your donation confirmation.



Sponsor an MHSBC Event

If you, your group, or company is interested in sponsoring an MHSBC event, please contact us at MHSBC Archives, or 604-853-6177.

Sponsorship Details

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Pier 21 The Musical Pier 21 The Musical

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How to become a member of the MHSBC?

You can pay your $35.00 MHSBC membership fee online with our convenient PayPal feature:

You can pay a $750.00 MHSBC lifetime membership fee online with our convenient PayPal feature:

PayPal provides the option of paying with your credit card or as a PayPal client. PayPal will email a receipt, your membership confirmation.

According to the Canada Revenue Agency, MHSBC membership fees are not tax deductible. Members receive Roots and Branches three or four times a year. Members enjoy a discount on the price of MHSBC events. The annual general meeting of the society is held in April or May.

Other ways to become a member:

Print the MHSBC Annual Membership Form, fill in your data, and mail to MHSBC.

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The MHSBC / MHM YouTube Videos for the Anabaptist Story

MHSBC Introductory Video with Jennifer Martens: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCB87-Sa-T8DmyfVOcIjeTNQ/

MHM Introductory Video with Jenny Bergen: https://youtu.be/C2TnhT5dLzs

Presentation by Richard Thiessen: https://youtu.be/nXuVgWhu15g

Anabaptist History
Anabaptist History Share Your Story.

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