Upcoming Events for Action 29 Palms
Due to the current health crisis related to COVID-19 and the stay-at-home orders issued by California Governor Gavin Newsom, our spring and summer fundraising events have been postponed. In the meantime, please help spread the word that sponsors are still welcome and online donations are gratefully accepted here on this website! Thank you!
FEBRUARY 28, 2020
Mural #5 Desert Storm Homecoming & Victory Parade Restoration
Community & Military Appreciation Fundraiser
Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 | 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
The Campbell House – Historic Desert Inn, Est. 1925
74744 Joe Davis Drive (off Utah Trail, north of Hwy 62)
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 – (760)367-3238
Enjoy complimentary appetizers, a no-host bar, and a special screening of some early videos of the Oasis of Murals project and the actual Victory Parade in 1991. Join us in our campaign to restore this historic mural to its former glory! Originally painted in 1995 by artist Chuck Caplinger, the mural honors the historic Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm homecoming and the Victory Parade held in 1991 for our returning troops to the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, 29 Palms. The mural will be repainted in 2020 by Caplinger and a team of assistants. Restoration plans will be presented at the fundraising event. (See our Sponsorship page.)
ADMISSION FREE. DONATIONS GREATLY APPRECIATED.
To RSVP or for more information, contact LeeAnn Clarke (760)367-3840 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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NOVEMBER 10, 2019
Mural #5 Desert Storm Homecoming & Victory Parade
Restoration Fundraising Campaign Kickoff (Media release) (How to donate to the campaign!)
Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 | 2 to 5 p.m.
29 Palms Historical Society’s Old Schoolhouse Museum
6760 National Park Drive
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
Enjoy appetizers by Chef Charlie and a no-host beer/wine bar. Learn more about this historic mural and efforts to restore the mural to its former glory! Originally painted in 1995 by artist Chuck Caplinger, the mural will be repainted in 2020 and restoration plans will be presented at the fundraising event.
ADMISSION FREE. DONATIONS APPRECIATED.