Adult Summer Reading

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2019 Summer Reading runs June 1 - August 3, 2019

Click here to register | Registration starts May 24, 2019.

Click here for the entire summer calendar! 

Bingo Cards: English | Spanish | Chinese

Win Prizes by playing at your library this summer.

Review books, movies or log activities. Each review or activity logged earns a chance to win a prize.

Win gift baskets, gift cards or vouchers to local experiences like sports games, bike riding and boating this summer!

Prizes are offered to users over 18, grand prize winners will be announced after August 4, 2019.

For a limited time, users over 18 can receive FOUR tickets to an A’s game just for signing up for the Adult program up online!

To play online:

  • Go to oakland.beanstack.org starting on May 24th, and sign up for a free account. You’ll need to create a username and password with a valid email address.
  • Earn badges and raffle entries for writing reviews, and completing and reviewing activities. You'll also be able to bid on prizes this year! 

To play on paper:

  • Pick up a raffle card from any library location starting on June 1.
  • Read a book and write a short description / review OR complete three activities listed on the card.
  • Turn in our completed card at the library.
  • Repeat to earn another raffle entry!