Miami- There will be a one day Art workshop at the beach
to call on beach lovers and art makers to participate in the OceanUS
Beach Cleanup powered by The Peace Mural Foundation at Historical
Virginia Key Park on Saturday, August 30, from 9am -sundown
The Peace Mural Foundation is in search of hard working individuals with
kind hearts and positive energy to join us on this amazing art and
community involvement opportunity.
The Peace Muralís OceanUS project is a platform to bring awareness to
all the damage we are causing our marine environments with pollution,
lack of consciousness, and contamination.
We welcome you to participate in our current Ocean Preservation Mural (OceanUS)
that will be finished this November to be revealed during Art Basel!
The mural is 8' x 200' and is designed by the founder of the Peace Mural
The Peace Mural has collaborated with Historic Virginia Key Beach Park
to host a day of art and service on August 30, 2014 as part of this
There will be an art show and participants will have the opportunity to
serve their community by helping to clean and restore the beach and
create art outdoors with the ocean as our backdrop.The first 40 people
will get to use Pebeo liquid paints and be part of the mural.
The sea has offered each and every single one of us an unforgettable
memory, bring this issue close to your heart and join us as we encourage
the conservation of our marine environments.
The following are directions to the cleanup site, a few rules, and
finally information on what will be provided and what you would have to
provide. I am elated to be part of this experience and I hope you all
4020 Virginia Beach Drive, Miami, FL 33149
Historic Virginia Key Beach Park
Take the exit toward I-95 S/I-95 N/US-441 S.
Merge onto FLORIDA'S TURNPIKE S.
FLORIDA'S TURNPIKE S becomes I-95 S.
Take EXIT 1A toward RICKENBACKER CSWY/KEY BISCAYNE
Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto SW 26TH RD/FL-913 S (Portions toll).
SW 26TH RD/FL-913 S becomes RICKENBACKER CSWY.
Turn LEFT onto VIRGINIA BEACH DR.
[1-599] VIRGINIA BEACH DR.
CARPOOLING IS EXTREMELY ENFORCED SINCE PARKING IS LIMITED
At the volunteerís arrival he or she will sign in at the table located
in the parking lot and sign a volunteers release form.
Once signed in, the volunteers will receive materials and instructions
as to what what areas they are responsible for.
After given instructions volunteers will begin the cleanup and
Immediately after the Cleanup all volunteers are invited to the
Volunteer Appreciation Workshop where they will be be able to create
artwork for the OceanUS mural.
Also, Volunteer Verification Forms will be available on site for those
who would like a record of their volunteer hours.
What will you need to bring and what will be provided:
It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes, long sleeves, hat,
and pants, we will be working on uneven spaces, and grassy areas as
well. Feel free to bring your bathing suits to enjoy the beach
Sunscreen and insect repellent will be provided while supplies last,
therefore it is recommended you bring your own.
Water will also be provided, as well as latex gloves, and trash bags.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Annie or Nicole.
Cell P: Annie: 305-810-9072
Cell P: Nicole: 305-898-2838
Once again, I hope you are all excited for this event I look forward to
seeing all of you!