National Endowment of the Arts - The Big Read

Oceanside Public Library


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330 N. Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054-2824

Tel: 760/435-5600
Fax: 760/435-9614
http://www.oceansidepubliclibrary.org

True Grit by Charles Portis

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True Grit
Charles Portis

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Events

Book Discussion

Book discussion of True Grit at the Mission Branch Library.

Event Location: 3861-B Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92057

Date: Tue, Sep 1, 2015
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Book: True Grit

Mayoral Proclamation for The Big Read in Oceanside

A Mayoral Proclamation will be made in the Oceanside City Council Chambers, marking the beginning of the City of Oceanside's Big Read of "True Grit" by Charles Portis.

Event Location: 330 N. Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054-2824

Date: Wed, Sep 2, 2015
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Book: True Grit

Two Roosters and a Girl with True Grit: A Film and Book Discussion

True Grit, the story of young Mattie Ross and her quest to avenge her father's death inspired Hollywood to create two films, one that starred John Wayne (1969) and one directed and produced by the Coen Brothers (2010). Professor Chaffin Quiray will lead a discussion, including key clips from both films, about the two films and how they compare to the novel.

Event Location: 704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-2824

Date: Wed, Sep 16, 2015
Time: 12:00pm – 12:00pm

Book: True Grit

Book Discussion

Book discussion of "True Grit" at the Oceanside Senior Center.

Event Location: 455 Country Club Lane, Oceanside, CA 92054-2824

Date: Thu, Sep 24, 2015
Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Book: True Grit

Book Discussion of True Grit

Monthly book club at the Civic Center Library will discuss True Grit.

Event Location: 330 N. Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054-2824

Date: Tue, Sep 29, 2015
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Book: True Grit

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