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

Video by Ron Hautau
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm
Bingo – An OxACT Production @ Oxford Community Arts Center @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
7:30 pm
Book by Michael Heitzman & Ilene Reid Music by Michael Heitzman, Ilene Reid & David Holcenberg Directed by Rebecca Howard Bingo is a splashy, zippy, fun new musical comedy. Bingo is about a group of die-hard bingo players who stop at nothing to miss their weekly game. In between the number calling, strange rituals and fierce competitions, love blossoms and Continue Reading
Feb 29 @ 7:30 pm
Bingo – An OxACT Production @ Oxford Community Arts Center @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
7:30 pm
Book by Michael Heitzman & Ilene Reid Music by Michael Heitzman, Ilene Reid & David Holcenberg Directed by Rebecca Howard Bingo is a splashy, zippy, fun new musical comedy. Bingo is about a group of die-hard bingo players who stop at nothing to miss their weekly game. In between the number calling, strange rituals and fierce competitions, love blossoms and Continue Reading
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm
Bingo – An OxACT Production @ Oxford Community Arts Center @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
2:00 pm
Book by Michael Heitzman & Ilene Reid Music by Michael Heitzman, Ilene Reid & David Holcenberg Directed by Rebecca Howard Bingo is a splashy, zippy, fun new musical comedy. Bingo is about a group of die-hard bingo players who stop at nothing to miss their weekly game. In between the number calling, strange rituals and fierce competitions, love blossoms and Continue Reading
Memory Cafe @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Memory Cafe @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
6:00 pm
Event Location: Oxford Community Arts Center Memory Cafe is a social space where people living with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners are welcomed.  These monthly gatherings provide opportunities to socialize with each other and Miami students, enjoy music, art, games, foods, or other fun activities.  Programs will vary each month. C0-sponsored by Scripps Gerontology Center and Opening Continue Reading
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 3 @ 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
Mar 5 @ 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 Dances @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm
Oxford Community Dances @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Join us for our Oxford Community Dances hosted by the Jericho Old Time Band. The caller for 2019-20 is Steve Edwards. Dances are held on the First Friday of every month through the fall, winter, and spring, except January. Admission is just $7 at the door and $5 for students. People of all skill levels are welcome! Square Contra Waltz
Brush & Bottle: The Road Not Taken @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 9 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Brush & Bottle: The Road Not Taken @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
5:30 pm
Let's Celebrate the Season! The Road Not Taken March 9, 2020 5:30-6:00 - Social time 6:00 - Class begins - promptly! 9:00 - Class over $35 16" x 20" canvas If you would like to do this on a smaller canvas you will have that choice. REGISTER HERE Get ready for Spring with this beautiful landscape. So easy to do! Continue Reading
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 10 @ 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
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm
Oxford Tale Spinners - True Stories Told Live @ Oxford Community Arts Center
7:00 pm
Everyone has a Story to tell… care to share? Beginning at 7 pm on March 11th and continuing every 2nd Wednesday the Oxford Community Arts Center is offering “Oxford Tale Spinners: True Stories Told Live”. Modeled after the NPR radio show, “The Moth” and organizations such as Storyclub Cleveland and several groups in Cincinnati who present events and teach the Continue Reading
Second Friday Celebration of the Arts @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 13 @ 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. Exhibit Opening:  The Art of Nature...Everything's Beautiful         Music @ 7:30: Swingfoot Continue Reading
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm
The Art of Nature...Everything's Beautiful Gala @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
6:30 pm
Dinner by the Bite Wine Bars and Dessert Buffet Regional Performers and Musician Silent Auctions Friends! Friends! Friends! On March 14, 2020, the Oxford Community Arts Center (OCAC) will host its 2020 Annual Arts Gala: “The Art of Nature...Everything's Beautiful,” showcasing an art exhibit w, music, food, and lively auctions, fun and entertainment!  The public is invited to join in Continue Reading
Mar 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 17 @ 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 @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ The 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
Memory Cafe @ Oxford Lane Library
Mar 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Memory Cafe @ Oxford Lane Library
2:30 pm
Event Location: Oxford Lane Library Memory Cafe is a social space where people living with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners are welcomed.  These monthly gatherings provide opportunities to socialize with each other and Miami students, enjoy music, art, games, foods, or other fun activities.  Programs will vary each month. C0-sponsored by Scripps Gerontology Center and Opening Minds Continue Reading
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 24 @ 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
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Mar 31 @ 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 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 Dances @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm
Oxford Community Dances @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:30 pm
Join us for our Oxford Community Dances hosted by the Jericho Old Time Band. The caller for 2019-20 is Steve Edwards. Dances are held on the First Friday of every month through the fall, winter, and spring, except January. Admission is just $7 at the door and $5 for students. People of all skill levels are welcome! Square Contra Waltz
Memory Cafe @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Memory Cafe @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
6:00 pm
Event Location: Oxford Community Arts Center Memory Cafe is a social space where people living with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners are welcomed.  These monthly gatherings provide opportunities to socialize with each other and Miami students, enjoy music, art, games, foods, or other fun activities.  Programs will vary each month. C0-sponsored by Scripps Gerontology Center and Opening Continue Reading
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 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
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm
Oxford Tale Spinners - True Stories Told Live @ Oxford Community Arts Center
7:00 pm
Everyone has a Story to tell… care to share? Beginning at 7 pm on March 11th and continuing every 2nd Wednesday the Oxford Community Arts Center is offering “Oxford Tale Spinners: True Stories Told Live”. Modeled after the NPR radio show, “The Moth” and organizations such as Storyclub Cleveland and several groups in Cincinnati who present events and teach the Continue Reading
Second Friday Celebration of the Arts @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 10 @ 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!
Brush & Bottle: Bluebell Time @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Brush & Bottle: Bluebell Time @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
5:30 pm
Let's Celebrate the Season! Bluebell Time April 13, 2020 5:30-6:00 - Social time 6:00 - Class begins - promptly! 9:00 - Class over $35 16" x 20" canvas If you would like to do this on a smaller canvas you will have that choice. REGISTER HERE You know it’s Spring when all your Virginia Bluebells start popping up everywhere! And Continue Reading
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 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
Memory Cafe @ Oxford Lane Library
Apr 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Memory Cafe @ Oxford Lane Library
2:30 pm
Event Location: Oxford Lane Library Memory Cafe is a social space where people living with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners are welcomed.  These monthly gatherings provide opportunities to socialize with each other and Miami students, enjoy music, art, games, foods, or other fun activities.  Programs will vary each month. C0-sponsored by Scripps Gerontology Center and Opening Minds Continue Reading
Dragons Love Tacos – Family Performance Series @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm
Dragons Love Tacos - Family Performance Series @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
2:00 pm
Dragons Love Tacos is presented by The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's Off the Hill Touring Plays and is ideal for children ages 5 through 12 and their families. Do you know what dragons really love? Tacos, of course! Chicken tacos, beef tacos, big tacos and tiny tacos. As a boy and his dog watch a television show about dragons, Continue Reading
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 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
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ The Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm
Night Mission Ballroom Dance @ The 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
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oxford Sings @ Oxford Community Arts Center | Oxford | Ohio | United States
7:00 pm
Oxford Sings showcases several talented performers across every branch of our community and benefits a different local non-profit each time.  This event is sure to not only get you tapping your toes and maybe even singing along but also feeling good about giving back locally. Artists are encouraged to bring their own unique styles to the stage. Each Oxford Sings Continue Reading
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paint Out – Plein Air Painting Group
10:00 am
Paint Out - Plein Air Painters of Oxford and surrounding areas is an informal group meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday each week (except in July and January).  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 Continue Reading
Life Drawing Group Sessions @ Oxford Community Arts Center
Apr 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