Calendar of Events

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

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Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:00 pm
The 4th Sunday of each month from 7 to 8:30 pm the Oxford Community Arts Center introduces its newest monthly event: Oxford Sings, showcasing several talented performers across every branch of our community.  A once monthly event is sure to not only get you tapping your toes and maybe even singing along but also feeling good about giving back locally. Continue Reading
Mar 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:30 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second and Fourth Monday of each month.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint.  During inclement weather, the group may choose to set up and paint on the OCAC porch or other available Continue Reading
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
brush & bottle: Spring has Sprung  - Painting on Canvas @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
5:30 pm
Spring has Sprung! The Nest! March 25th 5:30-6:00 - Social time 6:00 - Class begins - promptly! 9:00 - Class over $35  16" x 20" canvas Nothing says Spring like a bird’s nest filled with robins eggs! Birds are feathered architects, master builders and brilliant artists. No two nests are exactly alike, therefore the nest you paint will be unique also! Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Bird Festival & 8th Annual Bird Exhibition @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Bird Festival & 8th Annual Bird Exhibition @ Oxford Community Arts Center
10:00 am
The Oxford Community Arts Center and Audubon Miami Valley have joined together to host  8th Annual Bird Exhibition and Festival.  The AMV 8th Annual Student Art Exhibition emphasizes Birds of the Midwest, Birds of the Mississippi Flyways and how Climate Change is affecting bird populations and behaviors. Art projects and other activities for children of all ages OCAC Children's Arts Activities Hueston Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
6:00 pm
  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
Oxford Community Square Dances @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm
Oxford Community Square Dances @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Join us for our Oxford  Community Square Dances, hosted by the Jericho Old Time Band. Square dances will be held on the First Friday of every month through the fall, winter, and spring, except January. Admission is just $7 at the door. People of all skill levels are welcome!
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
AIM (Art Info Meets) @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
AIM (Art Info Meets) @ Oxford Community Arts Center
6:30 pm
AIM (Art Info Meets) a monthly series that addresses all manner of artistic info basic art concepts, supplies, technique, finishing, show prep and business practices for starters. Come to listen, learn, share and request topics All interested persons welcome. The group meets on the Second Wednesday of each month except January and May through August  from 6:30-8pm in Oxford Community Arts Center’s Continue Reading
Tom Garcia – Classical Guitar @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm
Tom Garcia - Classical Guitar @ Oxford Community Arts Center
7:30 pm
Thomas George Caracas Garcia, ethnomusicologist/musicologist, guitarist, and lutenist.... Dr. Garcia is an active solo and chamber music performer, specializing in Brazilian music. He has performed throughout the United States and Brazil, and has appeared in recitals in Alice Tully Hall and Merkin Concert Hall in New York. He has been heard in recital on WKCR-FM and WBAI-FM, New York, and Continue Reading
Second Friday Celebration of the Arts @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Friday Celebration of the Arts @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Second Friday, sponsored by The Elms Hotel, is a local celebration of the arts. Beginning at 6 pm on the second Friday of each month (except January & July). This free event includes music, new art exhibitions opening reception, open 3rd Floor Studios and ArtShop. Stay tuned for more information about the Art Exhibits and Music featured at this event!
Oxford String Quartet @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Oxford String Quartet @ Oxford Community Arts Center
5:00 pm
Join the Oxford String Quartet for a free concert at the Oxford Community Arts Center! When: April 13th, 2019 - 5 pm to 6 pm Cost: Free! What: Lovely music in a beautiful setting. Could you ask for more?
Brush & Bottle: Pears Sitting Still @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 15 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Brush & Bottle:  Pears Sitting Still @ Oxford Community Arts Center
5:30 pm
This still life of the pears is a strong composition to paint! You will learn a lot! The term derives from the Dutch still even which became current from 1650. Still life painting was very popular in the Netherlands, and still is today. If you dont care for pears, apples and oranges are always fun to do! Grab some friends Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Written by: Christopher Durang Directed by: R. Scott Shriver Friday, April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm Friday, April 26th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm This comedy Continue Reading
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Written by: Christopher Durang Directed by: R. Scott Shriver Friday, April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm Friday, April 26th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm This comedy Continue Reading
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
2:00 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Written by: Christopher Durang Directed by: R. Scott Shriver Friday, April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm Friday, April 26th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm This comedy Continue Reading
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:30 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second and Fourth Monday of each month.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint.  During inclement weather, the group may choose to set up and paint on the OCAC porch or other available Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ Oxford Community Arts Center
7:30 pm
7:30 – 8:00 Basic ballroom lesson, bring your significant other! 8:00 – 10:00 Party with your friends. Swing, Waltz, Merengue, Rumba, Cha cha, and Tango. Michael started dancing when he was 13.  When he was 19 he went pro and was touring and on Broadway 17 years.  When Michael left Broadway he opened up his studio. He has over 34 years of Continue Reading
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Written by: Christopher Durang Directed by: R. Scott Shriver Friday, April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm Friday, April 26th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm This comedy Continue Reading
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Written by: Christopher Durang Directed by: R. Scott Shriver Friday, April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm Friday, April 26th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm This comedy Continue Reading
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm
OxACT: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ The Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
2:00 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Written by: Christopher Durang Directed by: R. Scott Shriver Friday, April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 20th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm Friday, April 26th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm Sunday, April 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm This comedy Continue Reading
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:00 pm
The 4th Sunday of each month from 7 to 8:30 pm the Oxford Community Arts Center introduces its newest monthly event: Oxford Sings, showcasing several talented performers across every branch of our community.  A once monthly event is sure to not only get you tapping your toes and maybe even singing along but also feeling good about giving back locally. Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
6:00 pm
  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
Oxford Community Square Dance - Special Guest Caller, Kathy Anderson! @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Announcing special guest caller, Kathy Anderson!  Kathy Anderson is widely known for her exciting squares, quirky contras, and swift, clear teaching. She has long been a favorite caller across the U.S., Canada, England and Denmark. Kathy's smooth delivery and intriguing repertoire make for an entertaining and engaging dance experience. Join us for our Oxford Community Square Dances hosted by the Jericho Continue Reading
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Five Little Monkeys - Family Performance Series @ Oxford Community Arts Center
2:00 pm
Presented by Cincinnati Playhouse Written by Ernie Nolan Adapted From The Series Of Books By Eileen Christelow Recommended for ages 3 and up Going shopping, baking cakes, sitting in trees and jumping on beds! Mayhem ensues in this zany play, told in cumulative verse, as five silly simian siblings insist on doing things their own way. The Family Performance Series is sponsored Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Second Friday Celebration of the Arts @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Friday Celebration of the Arts @ Oxford Community Arts Center
6:00 pm
Second Friday, sponsored by The Elms Hotel, is a local celebration of the arts. Beginning at 6 pm on the second Friday of each month (except January & July). This free event includes music, new art exhibitions opening reception, open 3rd Floor Studios and ArtShop. Stay tuned for more information about the Art Exhibits and Music featured at this event!
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Brush & Bottle: Save the Bees! @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 20 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Brush & Bottle: Save the Bees! @ Oxford Community Arts Center
5:30 pm
The theme for the Des Fleurs Garden Club Plant Sale is Save the Bees! It is on May 23rd right here at OCAC! We need bees, and the bees need our help. So were going to paint these beautiful little guys and learn while we paint to beesponsible. Also go to beesponsible.com Grab some friends and sign up for this Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:00 pm
The 4th Sunday of each month from 7 to 8:30 pm the Oxford Community Arts Center introduces its newest monthly event: Oxford Sings, showcasing several talented performers across every branch of our community.  A once monthly event is sure to not only get you tapping your toes and maybe even singing along but also feeling good about giving back locally. Continue Reading
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:30 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:30 am the Second and Fourth Monday of each month.  Existing without a board, officers or regular meetings,  Oxford's Paint Out members decide where to paint.  During inclement weather, the group may choose to set up and paint on the OCAC porch or other available Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:00 pm
Every TUESDAY at $10 per session ($7 for students) , paid at the door. Includes 2-hour drawing session with a live model, 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! Continue Reading
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Oxford Writer's Group
6:00 pm
  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
Brush & Bottle: Oxfords Starry Night @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Jun 10 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Brush & Bottle: Oxfords Starry Night @ Oxford Community Arts Center
5:30 pm
Lets Celebrate the Season! Oxfords Starry Night June 10th and 11th       *2-day class!* 5:00-5:30 - Social time 5:30 - Class begins - promptly! 9:30 - Class over 16" x 20" canvas $65 Level of difficulty:  EASY!!!!! Grab some friends and sign up for this fun Oxford original painting! This is an Oxford version of the famous masterpiece Continue Reading