The first park in Canada to be dedicated in the memory of Dr. Jose Rizal will open soon in Winnipeg, Manitoba. We await the park shelter, and it's final construction. It will serve the lolos and lolas as it provides shade when they contemplate by the park memorial, or have a brief meryenda.
The first park dedicated to the memory of the Philippines national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal is due to open soon--June 21, 2014 to be exact. As part of the celebration for Philippines Heritage Week, the community is set to celebrate the unveiling of the features of the park. A unique memorial made of Manitoba boulder, along with a beautiful patio feature, associated pathways and a park shelter will be unveiled. The event starts at 10:30 am.