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Black History Month Concert Feb. 9

January 17, 2019 

The Oceanside Public Library invites the public to a special performance entitled “Jazz and the African American Vocal Artist” on Saturday, February 9, at 3:30 p.m., in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms at 330 North Coast Highway in downtown Oceanside.

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Free Tax Assistance Event

January 7, 2019 

Free tax preparation assistance will be available to lower-middle income Oceanside residents on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Oceanside Public Library, located at 330 North Coast Highway in downtown Oceanside.

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Free Computer Classes at Oceanside Public Library

December 26, 2018 

The Oceanside Public Library is proud to offer free Basic Computer Classes at both the Civic Center and Mission Branch locations. At the Civic Center Library, located at 330 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside, classes will begin on January 8 and continue every Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 until 3:30 p.m. for three weeks. At the Mission Branch Library, located at 861 Mission Ave., classes will be held every Monday morning at 10:00 a.m. in the Community Rooms, continuing through February.

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Memory Loss 101 at Library

December 19, 2018 

The public is invited to Memory Loss 101, presented by Dementia Care Consultant Jean Alton from Alzheimer's San Diego, on Wednesday, January 9, from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m., at the Civic Center Library Community Rooms located at 330 North Coast Highway.

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Creative Art Making Classes at Library

December 11, 2018 

Join us for a 12-week series taught by local artist, Todd Gomes Aviv. The class will be held weekly on Wednesday evenings at 6:00 p.m., beginning January 9 in the Civic Center Library Foundation Room, located at 330 North Coast Highway in Oceanside.

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Mission Branch Library to Host Writers' Open Mic

October 8, 2018 

Local writers are encouraged to participate in a Writers’ Open Mic program at the Oceanside Public Library on Saturday, November 3, 1:00-3:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Mission Branch Library in the Community Room, 3861-B Mission Ave, and light refreshments will be served.

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Artist Rizzhel Javier at Library

September 25, 2018 

As part of the Oceanside First Friday Art Walk, the Oceanside Public Library will host San Diego-based artist/educator Rizzhel Javier at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway, on Friday, October 5, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

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Quilting Arts Film & Exhibit

September 4, 2018 

Please join the Free Spirit Quilters and the Oceanside Public Library for a free screening of PBS’ and Wisconsin Public TV’s The Art of Quilting on Wednesday, September 12 at 1:00 p.m., in the Foundation Room at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.

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Club de Libros para Adultos

August 24, 2018 

A partir del 20 de septiembre de 2018, a las 3:30 p.m. y continuando el penúltimo jueves de cada mes de otoño, la Biblioteca Móvil Adelante tendrá un Club de Libros para adultos en español.

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Silent Film Third Thursdays at the Library

July 30, 2018 

SHHHHHH, it’s the Library... The Oceanside Public Library will be continuing the popular Silents in the Library program, where classic silent films are screened in the Foundation Room at the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway at 6:00 pm, on the third Thursday of every month.

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Storytelling for Adults July 11

June 14, 2018 

All You Need is Love – and stories! Professional storyteller Marilyn McPhie will share love stories, including a true love story about Joy perfume, a Scottish legend about a man who marries a Selkie woman, a quirky story about buttons, and a little poetry sprinkled in for good measure at the Mission Branch Library Community Room, 3861 Mission Avenue, Oceanside on Wednesday, July 11, at 1:00 p.m.

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Library hosts "Before I Die" Project

May 31, 2018 

Join Oceanside Public Library for three distinct programs that celebrate the Arts and the unique voice of Oceanside. Before I Die is a global project that invites people to contemplate mortality and share their personal aspirations in public, and the three programs all connect to this project.

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Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

May 23, 2018 

It’s almost time to celebrate summer with Summer Reading Programs at the Oceanside Public Library! This year’s Summer Reading Programs will run from June 4 to August 11, 2018, and all ages are invited to sign up and join in the fun.

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Earn an Accredited High School Diploma

May 21, 2018 

Oceanside Public Library is offering qualified community members the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma, and credentialed career certificate, through Career Online High School, a program brought to public libraries by Gale, a Cengage company.

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Big Book and Media Sale May 12

May 9, 2018 

The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library will hold a Books and Media (BAM!) Sale fundraiser on Saturday, May 12, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., behind the Civic Center Library at 602 Civic Center Drive in Oceanside.

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Royal Afternoon Tea May 20

April 19, 2018 

The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library, with support from Oceanside Public Library Foundation and local business and community groups, will host an enchanting Royal Afternoon Tea on the Civic Center Plaza on Sunday, May 20, at 1:00 p.m.

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Sensory Storytime April 27

April 12, 2018 

The Oceanside Public Library presents a sensory storytime, in honor of National Autism Awareness Month, on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway.

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