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San Diego Memoir Showcase - A Call to All Authors!
Posted by: Coronado Arts 1 week, 1 day ago

What is the Memoir Showcase?

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2018 Coronado Community Read - Call for Nominations
Posted by: Coronado Arts 3 weeks, 1 day ago

Coronado Community Read Is Seeking Nominations for 2018
The Coronado Public Library and the Coronado Cultural Arts Commission are seeking nominations for the 2018 Coronado Community Read. Have you read a book that you think everyone in Coronado should read? Stop by the Library, or visit the Library or Cultural Arts homepage to nominate a title.
Nominations will be vetted by the Cultural Arts Literary Arts Working Team, and the top five titles will be put up for a community vote this summer. We’re looking for your favorite title, either fiction or non-fiction. This is your chance to recommend a book that might be chosen as next year’s Coronado Community Read.
The Coronado Community Read is made possible by the Friends of the Coronado Public Library and the Coronado Cultural Arts Commission. To nominate a title, visit the Library’s website: www.coronado.lib.ca.us or the Coronado Cultural Arts Commission website: www.coronadoarts.com. To enter a nomination electronically visit: http://ow.ly/sVDO30bmxH8

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City of Coronado Naked Warrior Project Receives American Public Works Association Award
Posted by: Coronado Arts 2 months ago

The awards committee of the American Public Workers Associationhas awarded the City of Coronado Navy Seal Commemorative Statue at Glorietta Park a 2017 APWA Outstanding Award. An award ceremony is slated for Thursday, May 11, 2017 during the Association's month meeting, which is hosted at the Paradise Point Resort. A vast number of individuals and agencies contributed their time and expertise in support of First Ashore - Naked Warrior - a Navy SEAL Commemorative statue sited in Glorietta Bay Park. 

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Call to Artists - Florals By Locals
Posted by: Coronado Arts 2 months, 2 weeks ago

CORONADO, CA  (February 6, 2017) -- The Coronado Cultural Arts Commission (CAC) is calling local artists to submit artwork with a floral theme for inclusion in an exhibition and sale of art in the 2017 Coronado Flower Show to be held the weekend of April 8-9. Back by popular demand, the Commission will once again mount an exhibition, Florals by Locals, to highlight the work of local artists at the annual community flower show. This year artists may offer their work for sale.

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Local artist Dixie McCarthy showing in New York Art Show
Posted by: Coronado Arts 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Local Coronado artist Dixie McCarthy is a featured artist in WOMEN IN ART 2017 - first group showing in New York City at the Ward Nasse Gallery. The Show runs through March 15 with an Opening Reception in the gallery on March 4 from 4 - 8 p.m.

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CoSA February Newsletter
Posted by: Coronado Arts 3 months ago

Read all about the upcoming CoSA events in the February newsletter!

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Naked Warrior Dick Lyons passes away
Posted by: Coronado Arts 3 months, 2 weeks ago

He was a “naked warrior” during World War II and Korea, a spy in China, a Navy SEAL,  a mayor and one of the greatest surfers to ride the waves in Oceanside.

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