Jan 08, 2020

Newsletter | January 2020

  The Mural Society started 25 years ago this month. It was founder Dr. Bob Andrews' dream to create public murals that capture our area's rich history and the Society has been PAINTING THE TOWN ever since. Our heartfelt THANKS go out to you the Community for supporting us and making it possible for us to do this important work.     Original Mural Renderings are NOW on Exhibit  Own a Piece of Our Local History 49 original framed artists renderings of the murals (dating back to 1995) are on exhibit in the Main Gallery at the Visual Arts Center (VAC) & are for sale via silent auction. This is a one of a kind art sale. Don't miss out on your chance to own one. To see online photos CLICK HERE. or Stop by and see them in person at the VAC. Silent Auction bidding is now open and will end during our Gala Reception on Thursday, January 30th. GALA TICKETS ONLY $20 (tickets are limited) - Join us for a fun night of food, drink and some living history. Tickets include light appetizers & homemade desserts. Cash bar will be available.  To Purchase Tickets CLICK HERE       THIS THURSDAY - Get a Small Taste of our Local History Join Us for the Third Lecture in Our 1-Hour Local History Series  "Punta Gorda – The Pineapple Capital of the Nation" Thursday, January 9th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Free  Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association 2001 Shreve Street, Punta Gorda       WANT MORE HISTORY? Get the Whole Story Sign Up for These 2 Popular LOCAL History Classes  January, February & March Dates Listed Below Join us as we present the history of the area as told through the murals throughout our beautiful City.  Visit

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