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Bastille Day and summer classes through college

COAST CITIES — MiraCosta College has a long list of classes and events to fill the summer with variety.Join the fun July 13, as MiraCosta College travels to the largest French celebration in the Western United States. The annual French Festival is held on Bastille Day weekend, outdoors under the sun in Santa Barbara’s beautiful Oak Park. Take a mini tango lesson and listen to music, see jugglers, mimes and troubadours. Visit the specially commissioned Eiffel Tower and wander the booths of handcrafted arts and crafts as you sample the food.

After visiting the festival, the next stop will be Santa Barbara, where you can shop. The bus will depart at 7 a.m. from MiraCosta College (parking lot 1A), 1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside. Return time will be about 8 p.m. The cost is $69 and includes luxury bus transportation. It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes.

MiraCosta College also offers a host of Community Services summer classes from belly dancing to Van Gogh-themed painting or Fast & Fabulous Summer Chicken. For more information on the Community Service classes or to register, call (760) 795-6820 or register online at