Adult Summer Reading Program


We love books and animals and we know you do too, that is why we want you to be FELINE DOGGONE GOOD ABOUT READING with Oceanside Public Library!  This Summer we want O'siders to take some time for yourself, relax with your furry best friends, and read some books! You'll get an invite to an exclusive End of Summer Party Every at sign up, and a new prize for every three books you read and review! 


After you read and review three books, pick up your super exclusive book tote designed by Stack the Cats creator, Susie Ghahremani!  Yay! Limited to the first 200 that  reach this level. 

After six books you are FELINE SO DOGGONE GOOD. Head on over to any Oceanside Public Library Location to scoop a free book or $2 off coupon, good at all Friends of the Oceanside Public Library Bookstore locations!

At nine books you are entered in an Opportunity Drawing!  We have some amazing gift baskets, and you can win one!  Select Cat Lover, Dog Lover or Bird Lover.  If you're a Book Lover, enter to win a Kindle Fire!

Feline Doggone Good about Special Events at Oceanside Public Library

Thursday, July 13, 11:00 a.m.
Mission Branch Library

Author Visit: Tales from the Barkside

Hear excerpts from the humorous and inspirational book, Confessions of a Guide Dog: The Blonde leading the Blind by Mark Carlson. 

Saturday July 29, 2:00 p.m.
Civic Center Library
Live Recording of the PURRcast Podcast!

Do you like cats?  Do you like talking about cats? Join us in welcoming Steven Ray Morris and Sara Iyer as they record a live PURRRcast all about famous literary cats!

Saturday, August 5, 3:00 p.m.

Civic Center Library

Summer Reading Finale Party!

Celebrate all your hard work!  We know it is an effort to make time to read, and sticking with it is rewarding!  Join us for food, drinks & prizes! 


We have a lot of really fun pet events including a visit from insta-famous @Super_Scooty, the Happiest Dog on Earth and a Cat Video Festival during July Art Walk!