Give a gift to last: Propstra Square Memorial Bricks

Make a lasting gift to the community, and honor a loved one at the same time, by purchasing a memorial brick for Propstra Square in downtown Vancouver’s Esther Short Park. The deadline to order summer inscriptions is Wednesday, July 18. The engraved bricks are set around the bell tower in Propstra Square. Each brick is $100 and holds up to 18 characters, including spaces. Funds raised through the sale of memorial bricks pay for the flowers and plantings in Esther Short Park. To place an order, contact the Parks Foundation at 360-487-8370 or e-mail to More information and brick order forms are available by clicking here.