Feb 09, 2020

Newsletter | February 2020

"PAINTING THE TOWN" Mural Book Celebration Presented by Copperfish Books 103 W. Marion Avenue Tuesday, February 11th 6-7pm Free Event Join us for a fun hour of Local Story Telling, Drinks & Desserts Call 941-205-2560 for Reservations     Our 25th Anniversary Celebration Reception A GREAT SUCCESS! Over 200 attended our celebration reception and silent auction on January 30th at the Visual Arts Center. A big THANK YOU to everyone who attended and we enjoyed seeing so many old friends, supporters, and meeting many new ones. We had a full house and everyone seemed to have a great time. All the mural renderings were sold and just over $14,000 was raised to be split by the Mural Society and the Visual Arts Center. Thanks for buying tickets, coming out to bid and taking home our wonderful pieces of history.  Here are a few photos from the reception.       THIS THURSDAY - Get a Small Taste of our Local History Join Us for the 4th Lecture in Our 1-Hour Local History Series  "Meet Punta Gorda's First City Council" Thursday, February 13th 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 all the murals from the comfort of your classroom seat while we present 450+ years of history using the murals as a guide.  Hear about the Mural Society and get a sneak peek of upcoming projects. Presented in 2 Parts:      Part 1 – “The Early Years” -

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