“Beauty on Brentwood"
Cover Photo and Design by: JOHN MAGNIN
Read the January 2017 Commentator Online
Cracked Walnuts Performance
Thursday, January 12, 5:00 PM
The Cracked Walnuts musical duo, kicks off the Friends of the Punta Gorda Library's series of free performances for 2017. The Cracked Walnuts perform a one hour Celtic Voyage Program in the PGICA auditorium. Join your friends for a great hour of entertainment at your Civic Association.
Wild Carrot Trio in Concert
Sunday, January 15, 4:00 PM
Treat yourself to a one-of-a-kind performance of American Roots Music; from Blues to Bluegrass and Country to Celtic. Enjoy swing standards to award-winning original songs, delivered with a fine sense of musicality, harmony and humor. Tickets are $10 per person. Stop by the PGICA office to purchase your tickets or call 941-637-1655.
Tuesday, January 17 , 2:00 PM
The new year starts with a presentation on Succulents. Our speaker is Master Gardener, Marlene Hofer. For complete details
Urban Coyotes -
A Special Presentation by the Punta Gorda Police Department
Wednesday, January 25, 7:00 PM
First Baptist Church - 459 Gill Street
The Punta Gorda Police Department has organized a community presentation on urban coyotes.
Speaking at the event will be Angeline Scotten, Senior Wildlife Assistance Biologist for the South Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Dr. Paul Monaghan, Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communication at the University of Florida. The presentation will take place on January 25, 2017 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, located at 459 Gill Street.
Scott Kirby in Concert
Saturday, January 28, 7:00 to 10:00 PM
Get together with your friends and neighbors for a great evening of entertainment with singer, songwriter, guitarist, storyteller, sailor and road warrior - Scott Kirby. He performs throughout the US and Canada and holds down the stage at his own club - Key West's Smokin' Tuna Saloon. He is a creative lyricist and accomplished finger-style acoustic guitarist with an expressive voice. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., tickets are $10 per person. BYOB and a snack to share. Stop by the PGICA office to buy your tickets or call 941-637-1655 for additional information.
The “Shop Punta Gorda” program offers PGICA members discounts on products and services. For a complete list of businesses participating.