Fundraising event on March 11 to help expand critical services for older adult health care
SAN MARCOS, Calif. (December 20, 2022) – TrueCare™ will host its “Havana Nights” Grand Gala on March 11 from 5:30-10:00 p.m. at The Seabird Resort in Oceanside. The event, themed as “a sizzling night in old Havana,” will support TrueCare’s expanding services for older adults and seniors with complex health needs, as well as the ongoing demand for telehealth visits and quality, affordable, healthcare.
Oceanside, California – December 2, 2022.
First Friday Art Walk Oceanside is partnering with the SpringHill Suites by Marriott and Camp Pendleton Toys for Tots, for the 5th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony to kick off the holiday season, while illuminating the art community here in Oceanside on Friday, December 2nd from 5:00pm-9:00pm.
Saturday, November 5th - Join Bungalow 102 in celebrating their new store filled with home and garden decor, gifts, apparel, accessories and more!
OCEANSIDE, Calif,: Congratulations to October’s Rising Stars: Thomas Carramusa from Surfside Educational Academy, Elizabeth Danielson from Oceanside High School, Alejandra Santos from El Camino High School
TrueCare Special Event to Address the Youth Behavioral Health Crisis and Introduce New Programs to the Community on Wednesday, October 19 at 8:00 a.m.
Dr. Benjamin Maxwell, Rady's Children’s Hospital To Keynote the Event
The focus of this special community event, held on the heels of October 10 World Mental Health Day, will be a discussion about the crisis and presentations of the services and programs TrueCare and its community partners are initiating to address this critical area of need for our young adults, especially in underserved communities with limited access to behavioral health services.
A ribbon cutting ceremony for the Grand Opening of Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream takes place on Saturday, October 8th from 11:30am to 4:30 pm. Entertainment, prizes and drawings, face painting, balloon artists and VIP guest presenters will all be part of the celebration. The store will be open for regular store hours.
MiraCosta College Celebrates Groundbreaking for New Chemistry and Biotechnology Building
The community is invited to the groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction for the new Chemistry and Biotechnology Building at MiraCosta’s Oceanside Campus.
MiraCosta College’s Annual Latino Book & Family Festival Has Something for Everyone
One of the largest cultural events of the year, the annual the Latino Book & Family Festival, comes to MiraCosta College October 15. The event will feature over 100 exhibitors organized in villages focused on authors, children, education, food, and health, and will include more than 30 award-winning authors of works in all genres written by or about Latinos. The festival will also include entertainment, a children’s stage, bilingual activities, workshops, food, and book giveaways.
Oceanside Theatre Company Youth Camp Presents BYE BYE BIRDIE (Young Performer Edition)
Full mainstage production of popular musical featuring local youth
(Oceanside, CA) – A culmination of its Youth Theater Camp, Oceanside Theatre Company (OTC) presents Bye Bye Birdie (Young Performer Edition) at the historic Brooks Theater in downtown Oceanside from August 5-7, 2022. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:00 p.m.. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for students and available online at www.oceansidetheatre.org or by calling the box office at 760-433-8900.
The 17th Annual O’side Turkey Trot is looking for Sponsors who want to increase their visibility and sell their products to services to primarily residents of Oceanside, Carlsbad, Vista, San Marcos. As a major sponsor you sponsorship could significantly impact the quality of life in North County. Visit Oceanside commissioned a study which showed the trot provided over $1 million dollars in economic stimulus to the City of Oceanside each year.
The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library invite the community to the Grand Opening of Jane & Evie’s Used Books, a Friends of the Oceanside Public Library Bookstore.
Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, and Liberation Day, is an American holiday celebrated annually on June 19. It is the oldest, national commemoration of the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the U.S. This year marks the 157th anniversary of when Union Major General Gordon Granger landed at Galveston, Texas, with the news that the Civil War ended and that enslaved people were now free. This announcement was more than two and a half years after President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation.
Frontwave Credit Union Signs on as Official Financial Sponsor of the Beach Soccer Championships
Oceanside, CA – Frontwave Credit Union announced today that it will become the official Financial Sponsor of the 2022 Beach Soccer Championships, one of the largest beach soccer tournaments in the United States.
Benefitting Mission San Luis Rey Parish and the Semper Fi Fund Camp Pendleton
Knights of Columbus Chapter 3162 (June 13, 2022) — Announce their 10th Annual Scramble Charity Golf Tournament and Silent Auction. It will be held on Monday, June 13, 2022 with a 1pm shotgun start at The Golf Club of California, 3742 Flowerwood Ln, Fallbrook, CA 92028. Tournament proceeds will benefit the needs of the historic Mission San Luis Rey Parish, Oceanside, CA, and the Semper Fi Fund/America’s Fund Camp Pendleton Unit which provides financial support to combat wounded, ill & injured members of armed services & their families. It is a Rand Jones Invitational Qualifier; Top 3 Foursomes qualify.
Make Every Day Earth Day
The are many unique ways to take climate action to the next level and show your support for people and the planet. Whether you unplug items when not in use, use water efficiently, compost at home or take other sustainable actions, you can turn these everyday habits into civic action that last beyond Earth Day! Find easy-to-follow resources from Green Oceanside.
Local Dignitaries to Speak on October 21 at The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library Celebration
In honor of the Friends’ 50th Anniversary and National Friends of Libraries Week, the Friends are promoting sales of their memberships on October 21 beginning at 10 a.m. at the Oceanside Farmers Market, located at the corner of Pier View Way and North Coast Highway.
Bliss Tea & Treats October 2021 events
Our friends at Bliss Tea and Treats have some amazing events scheduled for October! Check out the list below, or visit their website for more information.
Community organizers and organizations come together to keep the Dia de los Muertos Festival in Oceanside. Spearheaded by many and headed by Friends of Oceanside Dia de los Muertos and Chema and Manuel Navarro of Por Siempre Car Club, the festival will continue this tradition and has moved back to Downtown Oceanside where it began for its 20th celebratory year.
The One Book, One San Diego adult selection for the 2021 region-wide read is “Being Heumann: An Unrepentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist'' by Judith Heumann and Kristen Joiner. As part of the One Book, One San Diego programming, Oceanside Public Library will host free public screenings and guided discussion of the documentary “Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution.” The documentary will be screened in person at the Mission Branch Library located at 3861-B Mission Ave. on Tuesday, October 19 at 5:00 p.m. On Wednesday, October 20 at 5:00 p.m. the screening will be online. Registration is required. For the Zoom link, visit https://tinyurl.com/3357sjhc to register.
The Filipino-American Cultural Organization (FACO) and the Oceanside Public Library will be hosting the 20th Annual Filipino Cultural Celebration on Saturday, October 9, 2021. The event will take place in the Oceanside Civic Center Plaza, located downtown at 330 N. Coast Highway in the Oceanside CA Cultural District, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Event admission is free and open to the public.
The Library will be offering a Citizenship Class for those eligible to prepare for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Naturalization Test. Classes will be held online on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m., beginning September 29. In this class, students will learn about U.S. history and government, and prepare for the citizenship interview. Classes will be taught by a volunteer teacher who has classroom experience and training specific to the topic. Materials will be provided by the Library.
You're invited to the 40 Years of KOCT Celebration Fundraiser to be held at the KOCT Television Studio in Oceanside on Friday, October 8th from 6-9pm. It will be an O'side Kind of Evening with live entertainment, silent auctions, raffles, dancing, studio tours, and friendship. Get your tickets now, there is limited space, $40 in celebration of 40 years!
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February 2, 2021
NSDC NAACP Youth Council
960 Postal Way, Suite 2744
Vista Ca 92085
As a valuable member of our community, the North San Diego County (NSDC) Unit #1813, NAACP Youth & College Division is extending a personal invitation to you to join us in our 3rd Annual Black History Celebration. This year’s celebration will be virtual and will take place on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 11:00 AM. Logon information will be provided upon registration. Please click here to register in advance for the Virtual Celebration.
BGCO Drive-in Movie Night
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside is kicking off their 70th Year Anniversary with a Drive-In Movie event! This event, featuring the classic movie Grease, will be on Friday, April 9th at MiraCosta College. Purchase your tickets now!