Events

OCAC Hours:
Monday - Friday 10 am to 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 2 pm
Additional evening hours according to programming schedule

Video by Ron Hautau
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm
Mostly Beethoven
For summer 2017 the Oxford Community Arts Center presents "Mostly Beethoven," a series of free concerts devoted, mostly, to piano music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Chamber works by various other composers will be featured as well.  The concerts are presented by Steinway Artist and Miami University professor Bruce Murray, who will be joined by gifted younger artists in the chamber Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
  When: Every First Thursday from 6-7:30 pm What: Plays, novels, short fiction, narrative poetry, children’s books, (auto)biographical narrative, etc. Who: Any writer who wants to develop their skills in narrative, character, dialogue, environment, exposition, etc. in a supportive community. If you are an aspiring writer, a published author, or are at any point on the writing journey and wish to share ideas, tips, inspiration, Continue Reading
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out - Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
  Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas, is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second Monday of each month at the Oxford Community Arts Center.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint after meeting up in the OCAC library for a cup of coffee or tea.  Continue Reading
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm
Mostly Beethoven
For summer 2017 the Oxford Community Arts Center presents "Mostly Beethoven," a series of free concerts devoted, mostly, to piano music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Chamber works by various other composers will be featured as well.  The concerts are presented by Steinway Artist and Miami University professor Bruce Murray, who will be joined by gifted younger artists in the chamber Continue Reading
Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
This class, taught by Howard Krauss, is designed for all levels of experience. It will enable the student to learn what it takes to make a painting; how to break down the scene into its component parts and use this to evoke an emotional response in his/her art - while having fun doing it! Howard teaches not only how to Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm
Mostly Beethoven
For summer 2017 the Oxford Community Arts Center presents "Mostly Beethoven," a series of free concerts devoted, mostly, to piano music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Chamber works by various other composers will be featured as well.  The concerts are presented by Steinway Artist and Miami University professor Bruce Murray, who will be joined by gifted younger artists in the chamber Continue Reading
Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
This class, taught by Howard Krauss, is designed for all levels of experience. It will enable the student to learn what it takes to make a painting; how to break down the scene into its component parts and use this to evoke an emotional response in his/her art - while having fun doing it! Howard teaches not only how to Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm
Mostly Beethoven
For summer 2017 the Oxford Community Arts Center presents "Mostly Beethoven," a series of free concerts devoted, mostly, to piano music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Chamber works by various other composers will be featured as well.  The concerts are presented by Steinway Artist and Miami University professor Bruce Murray, who will be joined by gifted younger artists in the chamber Continue Reading
Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
This class, taught by Howard Krauss, is designed for all levels of experience. It will enable the student to learn what it takes to make a painting; how to break down the scene into its component parts and use this to evoke an emotional response in his/her art - while having fun doing it! Howard teaches not only how to Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm
Mostly Beethoven
For summer 2017 the Oxford Community Arts Center presents "Mostly Beethoven," a series of free concerts devoted, mostly, to piano music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Chamber works by various other composers will be featured as well.  The concerts are presented by Steinway Artist and Miami University professor Bruce Murray, who will be joined by gifted younger artists in the chamber Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
  When: Every First Thursday from 6-7:30 pm What: Plays, novels, short fiction, narrative poetry, children’s books, (auto)biographical narrative, etc. Who: Any writer who wants to develop their skills in narrative, character, dialogue, environment, exposition, etc. in a supportive community. If you are an aspiring writer, a published author, or are at any point on the writing journey and wish to share ideas, tips, inspiration, Continue Reading
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm
Mostly Beethoven
For summer 2017 the Oxford Community Arts Center presents "Mostly Beethoven," a series of free concerts devoted, mostly, to piano music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Chamber works by various other composers will be featured as well.  The concerts are presented by Steinway Artist and Miami University professor Bruce Murray, who will be joined by gifted younger artists in the chamber Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Second Friday @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Friday @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Second Friday June  9th Sponsored by The Elms Hotel, Second Friday is a local celebration of the arts beginning at 6 pm on the second Friday of each month (excepting January & July). This free event includes new art exhibitions opening receptions, open 3rd Floor Studios, an open ArtShop, and live music sponsored by Jack and Sally Southard. Live Music John Kogge Continue Reading
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out - Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
  Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas, is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second Monday of each month at the Oxford Community Arts Center.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint after meeting up in the OCAC library for a cup of coffee or tea.  Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Shakespeare in the Park @ Oxford Uptown Park
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Shakespeare in the Park @ Oxford Uptown Park  | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Oxford Community Arts Center is  excited to announce the FREE performance of a brand new production of Shakespeare’s beloved comedy "The Merry Wives of Windsor"by the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company as part of our Family Performance Series. Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is proud to announce the dates of the 2017 FREE Shakespeare in the Park Tour! This year’s tour has over 30 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
  When: Every First Thursday from 6-7:30 pm What: Plays, novels, short fiction, narrative poetry, children’s books, (auto)biographical narrative, etc. Who: Any writer who wants to develop their skills in narrative, character, dialogue, environment, exposition, etc. in a supportive community. If you are an aspiring writer, a published author, or are at any point on the writing journey and wish to share ideas, tips, inspiration, Continue Reading
Second Friday @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Friday @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Second Friday June  9th Sponsored by The Elms Hotel, Second Friday is a local celebration of the arts beginning at 6 pm on the second Friday of each month (excepting January & July). This free event includes new art exhibitions opening receptions, open 3rd Floor Studios, an open ArtShop, and live music sponsored by Jack and Sally Southard. Live Music John Kogge Continue Reading
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out - Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
  Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas, is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second Monday of each month at the Oxford Community Arts Center.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint after meeting up in the OCAC library for a cup of coffee or tea.  Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
  From 7:30 to 10:30 PM the floor comes alive with the Swing, Waltz, Rumba, Cha cha, Foxtrot, Tango and more. Ohio Ballroom Dance Studio owner, Michael Scoggins will DJ the event. $10 at the door.
Chinese Opera Performance @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Sep 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Chinese Opera Performance @ Oxford Community Arts Center
On Thursday, September 28th at 6:30 pm the Oxford Community Arts Center will host the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts(NTCPA) for a free performance of Jing-Ju Opera as part of the Family Performance Series. NTCPA will present 4 pieces,  bringing a performance of excerpts from classical works of Peking Opera. Suitable for all ages. Jing-Ju Opera, combines music, singing, mime, Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
  When: Every First Thursday from 6-7:30 pm What: Plays, novels, short fiction, narrative poetry, children’s books, (auto)biographical narrative, etc. Who: Any writer who wants to develop their skills in narrative, character, dialogue, environment, exposition, etc. in a supportive community. If you are an aspiring writer, a published author, or are at any point on the writing journey and wish to share ideas, tips, inspiration, Continue Reading
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out - Plein Air Painting @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
  Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas, is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second Monday of each month at the Oxford Community Arts Center.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint after meeting up in the OCAC library for a cup of coffee or tea.  Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Second Friday @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Friday @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Second Friday June  9th Sponsored by The Elms Hotel, Second Friday is a local celebration of the arts beginning at 6 pm on the second Friday of each month (excepting January & July). This free event includes new art exhibitions opening receptions, open 3rd Floor Studios, an open ArtShop, and live music sponsored by Jack and Sally Southard. Live Music John Kogge Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session, paid at the door. Includes 2-hour session followed by optional sharing and feedback time, a chance to sharpen skills, share tips and meet other artists in a fun and relaxing environment, live model, music, coffee & light refreshment, BYOB. No reservations required. Calling All Models! Paid sessions.  Experience preferred but not necessary.  For more Continue Reading