Calendar of Events

Canceled due to Covid-19 concerns:  March 13, 2020 2nd Friday event;  Monday, March 16 Faculty Recital
Postponed due to Covid-19 concerns:  The Art of Nature...Everything's Beautiful gala.

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
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 Community Arts Center
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
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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!
Apr 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm The Oxford Community Arts Center
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 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Oxford Lane Library
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
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm The Oxford Community Arts Center
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 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
Boston Brass’ one-of-a-kind musical experience treats audiences to a unique brand of entertainment captivating all ages. The ensemble’s lively repartee, spanning from exciting classical arrangements to burning jazz standards, is touched with humor and personality. Boston Brass tosses out classical formality to delight audiences in an evening of great music and boisterous fun. Sponsors Chris Adryan, Realtor, Special Agent @ Continue Reading
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 21 @ 7:30 pm The Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 1 @ 7:30 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
Community Dances have been suspended until further notice. 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 Continue Reading
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Writer's Group has been suspended until further notice. 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 Continue Reading
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
May's Second Friday event has been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions.  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 Continue Reading
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 13 @ 7:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
May 15 @ 7:00 pm The Oxford Community Arts Center
This event has been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions. Twice Upon a Time is presented by Madcap Puppets and is ideal for children ages 5 through 12 and their families. Aiden Legend, only child, is making funny faces into a mirror when it falls and breaks, accidentally propelling Aiden’s mirror image into the real world. Is there room in our Continue Reading
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Writer's Group has been suspended until further notice. 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 Continue Reading
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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!
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Jul 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Writer's Group has been suspended until further notice. 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 Continue Reading
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Jul 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Writer's Group has been suspended until further notice. 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 Continue Reading
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
Presented by the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts (NTCPA),  Jing-Ju Opera combines music, singing, mime, dance, and acrobatics. Jing-Ju Opera costumes are graceful, with handcrafted embroidery. The make-up is rich in color, depicting different characters with remarkable facial painting.  Children, as well as adults, will be fascinated with the costumes, make-up, music, and movement of these talented young performers. Continue Reading
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Oxford Community Arts Center
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