Get ready to set sail and explore Oceans of Possibilities: The 2022 Summer Reading Program for Kids & Teens!

Bait your hook with books and get ready to reel in the prizes!


Read books (and more) to earn free swim passes to the Pittsburg Aquatic Center, and tickets to the Treasure Hut! The reading incentive program is open to readers and nonreaders from birth through age seventeen. Sign up in-person or by using our Summer Reading Program online signup form (from a desktop or tablet). Books can be counted for passes and prizes from Tuesday, May 31 through Saturday, July 30.

Sign Up Form


Enjoy “fintastic” programs for all ages this summer!

  • Story Times
  • Programs for Kids ages 7 to 11
    (Registration required for each event. Visit our Calendar page for details.)
  • Young Adult Programs
  • Maker Mondays
  • VolunTeens, and more!

Visit the Calendar page for details.


Many programs will be held at the Library…but we’re casting our line around town as well. Look for programs at Lincoln Park, Root Coffeehouse, and Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium.

We switch things up in July so stay tuned to our website, pick up the Pittsburg Public Library Calendar of Events, and check out our socials.

Not only will you earn prizes and have fun, but participating in the Summer Reading Program is a great way to exercise your mind!  Dive into this research from the National Education Association:


As always call, click, or stop by the Library for more information. We look forward to celebrating Oceans of Possibilities with you this summer at Pittsburg Public Library!


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