Apr 16, 2020

Newsletter | April 2020

    "Pages From Our Library's Past" Mural Progress Lots of progress at the mural. Here are a few photos.       What to see more? Go to our NEW Mural Society YouTube Channel & Subscribe All our videos are now in one place for you to enjoy!     Punta Gorda Mural Society YouTube Channel "PAINTING THE TOWN" Mural Book  Our 25th Anniversary Mural Book Available at Copperfish Books 103 W. Marion Avenue Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Buy it ONLINE The Giving Challenge is an online 24-hour giving event that connects nonprofit organizations with passionate donors to support causes and create enduring impact in our community. Every Individual Donation of $25-$100 will be DOUBLED by The Patterson Foundation   Giving Challenge Message from the Mural Society Board of Directors -  The Mural Society began the year by celebrating our 25th anniversary, hosting sold-out walking tours and well-attended history classes. Unfortunately we had to suspend our history classes and cancel the last four walking tours of the season due to the pandemic. Our artist started our 30th mural at the new Library in February and fortunately he has been able to continue painting as folks keep a social distance from the mural wall. We’re hoping to have it completed and be able to dedicate it once things are back to normal. We also began our next mural project, the Historic Punta Gorda Army Airfield, in February, getting approval from City Council and planning our fundraising. This mural was originally painted at the airport in 2002 but was lost 16 years ago during Hurricane Charley. We are excited to finally have a new home for it in Veterans Park. Our major fundraiser for this

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Apr 16, 2020

Giving Challenge Fundraiser – April 28-29 Noon – Noon

The Giving Challenge is an online 24-hour giving event that connects nonprofit organizations, like the Mural Society, with passionate donors to support causes and create enduring impact in our community. Every Individual Donation of $25-$100 will be DOUBLED by The Patterson Foundation. The Challenge starts at Noon on April 28th - Noon April 29th. Click Here to donate to the Mural Society.  All funds raised will go towards our next mural project to recreate the Historic Punta Gorda Army Airfield mural at Veteran's Park.  

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