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Pete the Cat at the Library

August 3, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library invites families to a special storytime event featuring the popular picture book character “Pete the Cat” on Saturday, August 22, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.

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Reduce & Recycle Resource Fair

July 9, 2015 

The City of Oceanside Parks & Recreation Division and the Senior Citizen Standing Committee will host a Resource Fair on Monday, July 13 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the El Corazon Senior Center, 3302 Senior Center Drive in Oceanside.

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FOURTH OF JULY IN OCEANSIDE

June 25, 2015 

The Oceanside Police Department wishes a happy, safe and sane Fourth of July to everyone. As in years past, members of the Oceanside Police Department will be out in full force throughout the city and particularly in the Harbor and at the beach for the entire day.

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One Man Circus Band Performance

June 24, 2015 

Come join the fun this summer. As part of the Summer Reading Program, Read to the Rhythm at Oceanside Public Library, we are honored to present something new, something exciting, something hilarious…Fantastick Patrick, the one man circus band.

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Energy Reduction and Recycling Fair

June 17, 2015 

The City of Oceanside Parks & Recreation Division and the Senior Citizen Standing Committee will host a Resource Fair on Monday, July 13 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the El Corazon Senior Center, 3302 Senior Center Drive in Oceanside.

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Wild Wonders at the Library

June 5, 2015 

Come join the fun at Oceanside Public Library where you’ll walk on the wild side at the Wild Wonders animal show on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room at the Mission Branch Library, 3861-B Mission Ave.

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Airport Master Plan Meeting June 10

June 1, 2015 

The public is invited to the Bob Maxwell Memorial Airfield (formerly Oceanside Municipal Airport) Master Plan Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 10, 2015, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library Community Rooms located at 330 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside.

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Filipino Cultural Celebration June 6

May 27, 2015 

The Filipino Cultural Celebration in Oceanside on Saturday, June 6, will be presented by the Filipino-American Cultural Organization (FACO) in partnership with the Oceanside Public Library, Friends of the Oceanside Public Library, and Tri-City Medical Center.

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Summer Reading Kickoff June 5

May 19, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library invites children, teens and adults to kick off the annual summer reading program on Friday, June 5, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway, with music, crafts and art.

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Reduce and Recycle Event July 13

May 13, 2015 

The Parks and Recreation Senior Citizen’s Standing Committee presents, How Can You Reduce & Recycle? on Monday, July 13, 2015, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at the El Corazon Senior Center at 3302 Senior Center Drive in Oceanside.

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Readers Theatre Performance May 16

April 15, 2015 

Join the Oceanside Public Library at its Civic Center location, on Saturday, May 16, for a Readers Theatre production of David Lindsay-Abaire’s 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Rabbit Hole, brought to the Library by Theatre Arts West.

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North County Cities Launch Innovate78

April 9, 2015 

The five North County cities of Carlsbad, Escondido, Oceanside, San Marcos and Vista have launched Innovate78,a branding and economic development initiative that will collectively promote the 78 Corridor as a magnet for talent,companiesand investment. Home to more than 600,000 residents and 200,000 innovative businesses, the initiative will continue to fuel regional job creation.

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Sensory Art Workshop April 18

April 3, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library presents, in honor of National Autism Awareness Month, a sensory art workshop for kids on Saturday, April 18, 2015, from 2:00 -3:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.

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Heritage Park Day May 2

April 1, 2015 

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks are hosting Heritage Park Day, to be held at 220 Peyri Road in Oceanside on Saturday, May 2 from 12 noon – 4:00 p.m.

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Senior Citizen Meeting March 17

March 5, 2015 

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Senior Citizen Standing Committee will be hosting a public meeting on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 300 North Coast Highway, City Hall North, 2nd Floor.

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Library Egg Hunt and Storytime

March 4, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library invites parents, caregivers and children, ages seven years and under, to participate in springtime stories, songs, crafts and an egg hunt in the library at the Mission Branch Library Community Room, 3861-B Mission Avenue, on Friday, March 27, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. (English) and 11:30 a.m. (Spanish), and in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms, 330 North Coast Highway, on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. (English).

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A Night of Performance

February 12, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library in collaboration with North County African American Woman’s Association (NCAAWA) is proud to host a series of programs for Black History month. On Saturday, February 21 at 5:30 p.m., join us for A Night of Performance: Walking through History at the Sunshine Brooks Theatre at 217 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside.

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Modern Percussion and Rhythm

February 4, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library invites you to “Modern Percussion and Rhythm” with Chazz, drummer extraordinaire, on Saturday, February 21, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Rooms at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.

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Public Workshop: I-5/SR-78 Interchange Project

January 22, 2015 

On January 29, Caltrans and SANDAG will hold a public workshop from 5 - 8 p.m. at the Carlsbad Senior Center on proposed improvements to the Interstate 5/SR-78 Interchange. The informational workshop will offer an opportunity for the public to learn about the proposed project and to provide feedback on future project scenarios.

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Request For Additional Water Reduction

January 16, 2015 

We need your help! The San Diego County Water Authority’s maintenance work on water supply lines into Oceanside will take place from January 20, 2015 through January 29, 2015. The Water Utilities Department is requesting a 10% reduction of water usage from ALL Oceanside customers. This will help us meet demand during this reduced supply period.

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Bridge Over the Wadi Documentary

January 7, 2015 

The Oceanside Public Library is proud to host a series of PBS Point of View (POV) Documentaries as part of a series, Citizen of the World. The first film in the series, ?Bridge Over the Wadi will be screened at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday January 21, 2015, at the Oceanside Public Library.

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Airport Master Plan Public Meetings

January 5, 2015 

In seeking additional public input into the future development of the Bob Maxwell Memorial Airfield (formerly Oceanside Municipal Airport) and its Master Plan development, the City of Oceanside will be conducting two public workshops.

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Free Workshops on Zinio

December 22, 2014 

The Oceanside Public Library is pleased to offer Zinio for Libraries. Awarded Best New Database of 2012 by Library Journal, Zinio is the world’s largest newsstand, offering multi-user access to popular publications.

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Grant Awarded for Harbor Facility

December 22, 2014 

The Oceanside Harbor District (OHD) will partner with The Bay Foundation (TBF) to construct a new vessel Bilge Pump-out facility (with a bilge pump-out and oil-water separator for proper treatment and disposal of oily bilge water) utilizing an existing dock with approximately $41,000 of grant funds.

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Library Holiday Boutique

December 4, 2014 

The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library will present a Holiday Gift Boutique on Sunday, December 14, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, located at 330 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside.

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Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Event December 4

November 20, 2014 

The elves are dusting off their tools and the jolly ole man has sent his red suit to the cleaners. The City will host the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at the Regal Cinema Plaza, located at 401 Mission Avenue in Oceanside, on December 4, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

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Documentary Screening October 18

October 10, 2014 

As part of the California Reads War Comes Homeproject, Oceanside Public Library invites you for a free screening of the documentary “Is Anybody Listening?” on Saturday, October 18 at 4:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, City Hall North, 300 N. Coast Hwy, Oceanside.

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Banned Book Challenge

September 11, 2014 
Banned Books Month is an annual awareness campaign that celebrates the freedom to read and draws attention to banned and challenged books. Celebrate Banned Book Month with the Banned Book Challenge!
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Arts Funding Available

August 20, 2014 
The Oceanside Arts Commission is now accepting applications to request arts funding of up to $5,000 per applicant, out of up to $20,000 of the funds provided to by the Oceanside City Council in Fiscal Year 2014-15; for art programs, services and projects that foster the development and enjoyment of the Arts in Oceanside.
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Concert and Movie in the Park

July 30, 2014 
The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks are excited to announce the Concert in the Park on Friday, August 15 at Mance Buchanon Park, 425 College Boulevard in Oceanside.
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Free Family Movie at the Library

July 15, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library invites children ages 0-12 and their families to a free showing of an awesome animated film from 2014, in which an ordinary construction worker is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the universe into eternal stasis.
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Heritage Park Summer Concerts

July 7, 2014 
The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the “Friends of Oceanside Parks” kicked off the annual “Sunday Concerts at Heritage Park” series on July 6. Concerts will run weekly for six weeks throughout the summer, each Sunday afternoon from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road (behind the Mission San Luis Rey).
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Request for Proposals for Library Checkout/Payment System

July 7, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library, a department of the City of Oceanside, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP), seeking qualified vendors to supply and install a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)-based suite of hardware and software to facilitate checkout and check-in of materials in both self-service and full-service scenarios, including systems for accepting payment and RFID tag conversion.
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Fourth of July in Oceanside

June 25, 2014 
The Oceanside Police Department wishes a happy, safe and sane Fourth of July to everyone. As in years past, members of the Oceanside Police Department will be out in full force throughout the city and particularly in the Harbor and at the beach for the entire day.
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Oceanside Fireworks July 3

June 25, 2014 
The public is invited to the City of Oceanside Fireworks Show on July 3, 2014, starting at 8:00 p.m. with the El Camino and Oceanside High School Bands performing until 9:00 p.m. when the fireworks display begins.
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Summer Fun in the Sun

June 23, 2014 
It's that time of year again. Everyone wants to go to the beach to enjoy the sun, sand and surf. It's one of the biggest benefits to living in San Diego County. The Oceanside Police Department wants everyone to enjoy their time at any of the beaches in our county. We want to take this opportunity to remind everyone what they can do to have a safe day at the beach, and protect their personal belongings.
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DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint

June 4, 2014 
Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, June 6, 2014, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.
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Tagging Arrest

June 2, 2014 
On May 29, 2014, Oceanside Police officers conducted a fourth waiver (probation) check at a residence in the 5100 block of Barry Street. The officers were conducting a follow up investigation related to a series of graffiti/vandalism incidents.
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Full Circle with Authors Ruth and Buddy Ellison

May 28, 2014 
Ruth and Buddy Ellison, authors of Full Circle, A 12 Year Journey Sailing Around The World, will visit the Oceanside Public Library’s Civic Center Library Foundation Room, at 330 North Coast Highway, on Saturday, June 7 at 1:00 p.m.., with a program about their expedition around the world on the sailboat Annapurna.
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Oceanside High School All Class Reunion

May 28, 2014 
Mr. George “Buddy” Watson, OHS Class of 1947, and classmates will be hosting an Oceanside High School “All Class Reunion” at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road (behind the Mission San Luis Rey), on Sunday, June 22 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
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13th Annual Oceanside Filipino Cultural Celebration

May 21, 2014 
The Filipino-American Cultural Organization, along with the Oceanside Public Library and the Friends of the Library, invite you to enjoy a festive day of music, dance, food and much more at the 13th Annual Filipino Cultural Celebration on Saturday, June 7, from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Oceanside Civic Center Library and Plaza at 330 North Coast Highway.
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Click It or Ticket

May 21, 2014 
The Oceanside Police Department wants to remind motorists to Click It or Ticket. In order to enforce this reminder, beginning Monday, May 19th, officers will be joining in the 2014 national seat belt enforcement mobilization and cracking down on motorists who are not belted.
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Fatal Hit and Run

May 21, 2014 
On Friday May 16, 2014, at 2340 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a serious injury collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian on Buena Street and Santa Barbara Street.
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Summer Reading Kickoff at the Library

May 19, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library invites families to kick off the annual children’s summer reading program with two special events: On Thursday, June 5, at 2:00 p.m., Mad Science will present “Wild About Science” at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway. On Friday, June 6, at 11:00 AM, Bubble Mania & Company will present an interactive bubble show at the Mission Branch Library, 3861-B Mission Avenue.
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City of Oceanside Fire Update

May 16, 2014 
Currently, there are no fires within the City of Oceanside city boundary.

The Las Pulgas Fire on Camp Pendleton is what residents are seeing to the north of Oceanside. The Oceanside Fire Chief is in continuous communication with Camp Pendleton Fire. There is no immediate threat to Oceanside residents. The Las Pulgas Fire is several miles north of Oceanside and is north of Vandegrift Blvd on base.
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City of Oceanside Fire Update

May 16, 2014 
Currently, there are no fires within the City of Oceanside city boundary. The River Fire is 100 percent contained and it poses no threat to structures. A containment line has been established and the few remaining hot spots are being addressed by Oceanside Fire Department units. All mutual aid companies have been released.
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Oceanside - Motel Fire

May 15, 2014 
A motel fire occurred this morning at 888 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside. Response to the fire included Oceanside Fire, Oceanside Police Department and Camp Pendleton Fire. The fire displaced 87 adults and 22 children, mostly evacuees from other area fires. The evacuees are temporarily relocated while it is determined whether the motel guests can return to the rooms. At least one wing of the motel will not have access.
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Oceanside Urges Residents to be Cautious

May 15, 2014 
The City of Oceanside urges residents to be extra cautious during the extreme weather conditions. There is currently a Red Flag warning issued by the National Weather Service which requires residents to refrain from open fires. Oceanside urges residents to be extra cautious and also refrain from use of barbecues or anything that could potentially cause a spark. There is an extremely high fire danger continuing for the next few days.
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EVACUATION DUE TO FIRE

May 14, 2014 
Today at 1:30 pm a brush fire broke out in the San Luis Rey River riverbed east of College Boulevard. Units from Oceanside Fire and Oceanside Police responded to the area. The brush fire spread quickly.
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Sponsor a Youth at a Padres Game

May 12, 2014 
The “Friends of Oceanside Parks” seeks local Oceanside businesses to become sponsors in an effort to send 100 Oceanside youth to “Oceanside Day” at Petco Park, on July 20 as the Padres take on the Mets at 1:10 p.m.
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Heritage Park Festival Fundraiser

May 7, 2014 
The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks will host the annual Heritage Park Day Festival fundraising event at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road in Oceanside on Saturday, May 10 from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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Yoga for Kids at the Library

May 6, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library invites you to “Yoga for Kids and Parents” with Catherine the yogic storyteller on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.
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Drop Off Unused Prescription Drugs April 26

April 24, 2014 
Looking to get rid of unwanted and expired prescription drugs? The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, Oceanside and Carlsbad Police Departments will collect and dispose of prescription medicines during the Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) eighth National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
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Green Oceanside Mobile App

April 21, 2014 
As part of Earth Month celebrations, the City of Oceanside has launched its new Green Oceanside mobile app. This new tool will help keep people informed of environmental news and events and provide opportunities to learn more about sustainability and conservation.
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Celebrate Earth Day at MainStreet Mixer

April 9, 2014 
Join the City of Oceanside, MainStreet Oceanside, and other local organizations as they celebrate Earth Day at the April MainStreet Mixer on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at SpringHill Suites by Marriott at 110 North Myers Street in Oceanside.
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Officer Involved Shooting - Harbor

April 7, 2014 
This morning at 9:10 hours Oceanside Police Department dispatchers received a call to check a sleeper in the 1300 block of Harbor Drive North. At the same time an Oceanside Police officer working in the Oceanside Harbor was flagged by a resident of the harbor area and asked to check on the same person.
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Danny Green Trio Performs Free April 5

March 27, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library and the Friends of the Oceanside Public Library are proud to welcome the Danny Green Trio as part of the 2014 World Music Series. This free concert will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms located at 330 N. Coast Highway.
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Donate First Day

March 25, 2014 
To kick off North County Earth Month activities, the City of Oceanside and the Green Oceanside team invite residents to Donate First Day on Saturday, April 5 from 10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. at the El Corazon Senior Center, 3302 Senior Center Drive.
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Egg Hunt and Storytime at the Library

March 24, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library invites parents, caregivers and children, ages seven years and under, to participate in springtime stories, songs, crafts and hunting for Easter eggs in the Mission Branch Library, 3861-B Mission Avenue, on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. and in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms, 330 North Coast Highway, on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.
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Family Movie at the Civic Center Library

March 20, 2014 
It may officially be spring, but here at the Oceanside Public Library we are still celebrating all things wintery and frozen. Join us for a family movie appropriate for all ages on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. in the community rooms at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.
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Shorts in March, Free Writers Workshop

March 17, 2014 
Oceanside Public Library, in collaboration with Writers on Missions, is proud to present Shorts in March, a free writer's workshop on Saturday, March 29, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms at 330 N. Coast Highway.
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Culture Through Literature Series

March 5, 2014 
The public is invited to a special installment of the Culture Through Literature series featuring two authors, Laura De Anda and Sylvia Mendoza, at the Oceanside Public Library on Saturday, March 8, at 1:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Library courtyard, 330 North Coast Highway, Oceanside.
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Traffic Safety Appeal

February 27, 2014 
We are asking members of our community to use these tragic and unnecessary events as an opportunity to remind themselves and their loved ones of their obligations to be safe and cautious along our roadways.
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Live Re-Creation of The Maltese Falcon on Radio

February 24, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library will conclude its Big Read program series with a live re-creation of The Maltese Falcon on radio. This free program will take place on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms, located at 330 N. Coast Highway.
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Remarkable Women in Science

February 19, 2014 
March is National Women’s History Month and the Oceanside Public Library invites children, ages 3-12, and their parents or caregivers, to celebrate with an interactive program on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.
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Free Tax Preparation Event

February 4, 2014 
For the third year, Oceanside Public Library is partnering with the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA) and the Intuit Financial Freedom Foundation to offer free tax preparation services to lower-income Oceanside residents on Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, located at 330 North Coast Highway in Oceanside.
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The Big Read Kick-Off

January 27, 2014 
The Oceanside Public Library is proud to host the third Big Read program in Oceanside! The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), designed to restore reading to the center of American culture.
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Reduce Water Use in Drought Conditions

January 21, 2014 
With 2013 being the driest year in California recorded history and an expectation of a third consecutive dry year in 2014, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. has proclaimed a State of Emergency to focus Californians’ attention on the need to conserve water.
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Grand Re-Opening of Bookmobile January 6

December 31, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library is pleased to announce the kick-off of the Seguimos Adelante/Moving Forward Project with a grand re-opening celebration of the Adelante Bookmobile on January 6, 2014, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at the Joe Balderrama Recreation Center, located at 709 San Diego Street in Oceanside.
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City Completes Water Pump Station

November 18, 2013 
The City of Oceanside recently completed work on the 511 Pump Station. This pump station will optimize the treatment capability of the Mission Basin Groundwater Purification Facility allowing full utilization of the City of Oceanside’s groundwater resources.
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Mission Avenue Project Update

October 30, 2013 
The Mission Avenue Improvement Project Downtown continues forward! On Tuesday morning, November 12, 2013, construction activities will begin to convert Mission Avenue to a one-way street westbound from Clementine Street to Coast Highway.
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Request for Proposals

October 11, 2013 
The City of Oceanside is seeking proposals from qualified professional firms and/or individuals to demonstrate qualifications, experiences, and proposed approach to provide professional planning consultant services located at the City of Oceanside Civic Center.
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One Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

September 16, 2013 
Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, September 13, 2013, on Oceanside Bl. west of Rancho Del Oro between the hours of 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 361 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested one driver for driving under the influence of alcohol. Eleven other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed, while two others had suspended drivers’ licenses. A total of 18 citations were issued, and nine vehicles were towed.
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Three Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

September 3, 2013 
Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 30, 2013, on Coast Hwy. south of Eaton St. between the hours of 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 318 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested three drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol. Eight other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed. A total of 18 citations were issued.
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The Bunnell Strings Perform at the Library

August 22, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library and the Friends of the Oceanside Public Library are proud to present The Bunnell Strings as part of the 2013 World Music Series. This free concert will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2013, in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms located at 330 N. Coast Highway.
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Health Screenings Through "Longevity"

August 16, 2013 
Longevity, a company specializing in health screenings, will provide Early Detection Screenings for Oceanside residents, city employees and spouses, business owners, and anyone employed in Oceanside on Thursday, August 22, 2013, in the Oceanside Community Rooms, located at 300 North Coast Highway, next to the Main Branch Library.
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Alex Road Skatepark Grand Opening

August 9, 2013 
The newly built Alex Road Skatepark located on the corner of Foussat and Alex Road, just west of the drive-in movie theater, will officially open on Friday, August 30, 2013, with a grand opening event from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., refreshments will be provided.
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Two Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

August 5, 2013 
Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 2, 2013, on Mission Avenue at Clementine Street between the hours of 9:20 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 330 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested two drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol. 14 other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed, and three more drivers had suspended drivers’ licenses. A total of 23 citations were issued.
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Open House Meeting for Master Plan of Airfield

July 25, 2013 
The City of Oceanside is hosting an open house meeting on Wednesday, August 14, 2013, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms at 330 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside. The meeting will be held to provide information about the Master Plan for Bob Maxwell Memorial Airfield – Oceanside Municipal Airport.
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Two Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

June 19, 2013 
Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, June 15, 2013, on College Bl. at Adams St. between the hours of 9:20 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 643 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested two drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol. Nine other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed, and one more driver had a suspended driver’s license. A total of 14 citations were issued.
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Pizza Gardening Party at the Library

June 18, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library invites children, ages 6 – 12, to learn about healthy nutrition and gardening on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. in the Civic Center Library Courtyard, 330 North Coast Highway, and on Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at the Mission Branch Library, 3861-B Mission Avenue.
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Wild Wonders Animal Show

June 18, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library will host Wild Wonders, Inc. “What’s for dinner?” animal show on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.
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Yoga for Kids at the Library

June 14, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library invites you to “Yoga for Kids and Parents” with Catherine the yogic storyteller on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. in the Community Room at the Mission Branch Library, 3861-B Mission Avenue.
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"My Oceanside" Photo Contest Reception

June 11, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library invites you to view the winning photographs from the first annual My Oceanside Photography Contest, sponsored by the Friends of the Oceanside Public Library. The reception will be held on Friday, June 21st, at 4 p.m.
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Official City Trees Selected

June 4, 2013 
The Oceanside community was invited to participate in an online vote to select Official City Trees—one native/naturalized and one ornamental species. Garnering 42% of votes cast, the native/naturalized tree chosen is the Coast Live Oak, and the selected ornamental variety is the Gold Medallion Tree with 33% of votes cast.
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All Class Reunion at Heritage Park

June 3, 2013 
Mr. George “Buddy” Watson, Oceanside High School Class of 1947, and classmates will be hosting an Oceanside High School “All Class Reunion” at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road, on Sunday, June 23, from 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Library Receives "Big Read" Grant from NEA

May 31, 2013 
The Oceanside Public Library has received a $17,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to host a third Big Read, a community-wide reading program, in the Oceanside area. The Library was one of only 77 organizations selected from a pool of applicants nationwide to receive this prestigious grant.
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One Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

May 29, 2013 
Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, May 25, 2013, on Oceanside Blvd. at Vine St. between the hours of 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 462 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested one driver for driving under the influence of alcohol.
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Vote for Official City Trees

May 21, 2013 
The City of Oceanside requests your input on selecting two Official City Trees. One tree will be selected from a native/ naturalized nominated list and one from an ornamental list. Citizens of Oceanside can view the photos and descriptions of the tree nominees prior to casting their votes on the City’s website. CLICK HERE TO VOTE
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Gun Buy Back Event

May 16, 2013 
The Oceanside Police Department is partnering with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department and other local law enforcement agencies in hosting a Guns for Gift Cards event in the North County. The event will be held at the San Marcos Sheriff’s Station, 182 Santar Place, San Marcos on Saturday, May 18th from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
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Heritage Park Festival and Camp Kick-Off

April 24, 2013 
The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks will host the annual Heritage Park Day Festival fundraising event at Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road, Oceanside on Saturday, May 11, from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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Standard and Poor's Sewer Credit Rating

April 12, 2013 
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, one of the world’s leading independent credit rating agencies, has raised its rating on the City of Oceanside’s Sewer Revenue Refunding Bonds from 'A+' to 'AA', a two-notch rating increase.
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Library Calls for Historic Photos

December 27, 2012 
The Oceanside Public Library, in partnership with the Oceanside Historical Society, invites all current and former Oceanside residents to become a part of local history as Oceanside celebrates its 125th Anniversary in 2013.
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