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About San Diego Oasis

Oasis is a unique educational program for adults 50+ who want to continue to learn and be productive throughout life. Membership is free and open to anyone 50 or older.  Join Oasis and enjoy stimulating classes and opportunities to serve your community.

La Mesa - Grossmont

5500 Grossmont Center Drive
Suite 269
La Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 881-6262



210 E. Park Ave., Room 6
Escondido, CA 92025
Tel: (760) 796-6020
FAX: (760) 745-5837

See more program locations below.

Meet our Board of Directors




Additional program locations

Joyce Beers Community Center
3900 Vermont Street, San Diego, CA 92103  

Rancho Bernardo Senior Services
16769 Bernardo Center Drive, Suite K14, San Diego, CA 92128

North Clairemont Recreation Center
4421 Bannock Avenue,  San Diego, CA 92117, 858.581.9926   

Recital Hall-Palisades Building
Balboa Park, Pan American Road West,  San Diego, CA 92101   

Redwood Terrace
710 West 13th Ave, Escondido, CA 92025, 760.690.1814   

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum
404 Third Ave, San Diego, CA 92101, 619.388.9888   

San Diego Woman's Club
2557 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92103    

San Marcos Senior Center
111 Richmar Ave, San Marcos, CA 92069, 760.744.5535   

Tecolote Nature Center
5180 Tecolote Road, San Diego, CA, 92110 858.581.9952

Our Team


President and CEO

Jolyn Parker
VP External Relations

Sarah Beaupré
Development Associate

David Beevers
Program Manager, North County

John Dunnicliff
Tutoring Coordinator

Brandon Harding
Director of Lifelong Learning, La Mesa

Amy O'Connor
Office & Volunteer Manager

Kelly Johnson
Executive Assistant | Marketing Coordinator

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From the I-125
Follow CA-125 North
Exit Grossmont Blvd

Left off exit

From I-8 East or West
Exit Grossmont Blvd
Left of exit coming from the West

Right off exit coming from the East

From I-163 North or South
Take I-8 East
Exit Grossmont Blvd
Left off exit

From I-15 North or South
Take I-8 East
Exit Grossmont Blvd
Left off exit

From I-5 South & North 
or I-805 South & North

Take I-8 East
Exit Grossmont Blvd
Left off exit


2016 Breaking Away Excellence Award
by KUSI and Torrey Pines Bank

2014 Charity Navigator: 4 of 4 stars

2013 Gloria Cavanaugh Award for
Excellence in Training and Education
from the American Society on Aging

2012 Social Impact 100 Index