Southfield, MI

Southfield is a city in Oakland County, Southeast Michigan. According to the 2010 census, the city had a population of 71,739. In 1823, John Daniels was the first to settle in the area. Southfield is a commercial and businesses center for Metro Detroit, but it has 775 acres of parks, nature preserves, and historic properties. Southfield is named for being the “south fields” of Bloomfield Township. It is known for its “Golden Triangle”, which is a collection of five golden skyscrapers. Southfield’s motto is “The Center of it All”. Popular attractions are Park West Gallery, Star Theatres Southfield, and Detroit Kid City. Visitors will enjoy events, such as Winterfest, Fishing Derby, and the Taste of Southfield.

Tuesday, May 11th 2021

7:00pm
May Virtual Creecy Book Discussion - American Dirt

The Creecy Book Club selection for May 11th is "American Dirt" by Jeanine Cummins. Book discussions are via Zoom meetings and are scheduled for 7 pm every second Tuesday…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, May 12th 2021

7:00pm
Book Discussion -- The Black Church by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

You are cordially invited to join us for a book discussion webinar via zoom on Wednesday May 12th @ 7:00pm From the earliest days of slavery, when enslaved people were allowed…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, May 19th 2021

All Day
Gale Courses Begin

Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Saturday, May 29th 2021

All Day
Closed for Memorial Day Weekend

Closed in observance of Memorial Day Weekend.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Sunday, May 30th 2021

All Day
Closed for Memorial Day Weekend

Closed in observance of Memorial Day Weekend.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Monday, May 31st 2021

All Day
Closed for Memorial Day

Closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Tuesday, June 1st 2021

All Day
Summer Reading Kickoff

Summer Reading Program Kickoff

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Sunday, June 6th 2021

All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Tuesday, June 8th 2021

7:00pm
June Virtual Creecy Book Discussion - The Wedding Date

The Creecy Book Club selection for June 8th is "The Wedding Date" by Jasmine Guillory Book discussions are via Zoom meetings and are scheduled for 7 pm every second…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Sunday, June 13th 2021

All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Wednesday, June 16th 2021

All Day
Gale Courses Begin

Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
5:30pm
Jazz and Blues @ Your Library Live Concert

The Jazz and Blues concert series is back. More details will be coming soon. Concerts will be on the Fountain Terrace. Please bring along your own lawn chair and…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, June 17th 2021

6:30pm
In the Mist of the Storm: Oakland County’s Antislavery and Abolitionism Activism in the Nineteenth Century

Oakland County was an important geographical destination for freedom-seekers seeking assistance and refugee while traveling along the Underground Railroad in Michigan. Professor Rochelle E. Danquah will lead a conversation about…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Sunday, June 20th 2021

All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Monday, June 21st 2021

6:30pm
Animal Art @ the Library

Katie Rothley, from Outreach & Marketing Lyon Township Public Library, will demonstrate getting started and how-to methods for patrons to sketch the animal art sculptures around the library's property. …

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, June 23rd 2021

11:00am
Teen Take & Make: DIY Wall Art

Using materials provided in the kit, teens can make a piece of geometric wall art. Register to claim a kit. Kits available Wednesday, June 23, 2021 11am-6pm.…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Sunday, June 27th 2021

All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Tuesday, June 29th 2021

2:00pm
Artistic Animal Antics Basics with Brad

Join amazing artist Brad Johnson as leads you through the basics to create you very own cartoon creature creation! Tuesday, June 29 2:00-3:00pm Outdoors on the front lawn…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Saturday, July 3rd 2021

All Day
Closed for the Fourth of July weekend

Closed in celebration of 4th of July holiday weekend!

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Rd., Southfield, MI 48076

Sunday, July 4th 2021

All Day
Happy Fourth of July!

The library is closed in celebration of Independence Day. Celebrate responsibly!

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, July 7th 2021

11:00am
Teen Take & Make: Watercolor Salt Painting

Using materials provided in the kit, teens can create an animal artwork. Register to claim a kit. Kits available Wednesday, July 7, 2021 11am-6pm. Ages 12-18

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, July 9th 2021

2:00pm
Kitten Around in the Kitchen with Shari

Foodie Fan and Youth Librarian Shari is back in the library kitchen to lead families through simple recipes with a "animaltastic" twist! Fridays in July 9,16, 23 and 30…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Sunday, July 11th 2021

All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Tuesday, July 13th 2021

7:00pm
July Virtual Creecy Book Discussion - The Sun is Also a Star

The Creecy Book Club selection for July 13th is "The Sun Is Also A Star" by Nicole Yoon. Book discussions are via Zoom meetings and are scheduled for 7…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, July 16th 2021

2:00pm
Kitten Around in the Kitchen with Shari

Foodie Fan and Youth Librarian Shari is back in the library kitchen to lead families through simple recipes with a "animaltastic" twist! Fridays in July 9,16, 23 and 30…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Sunday, July 18th 2021

All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Wednesday, July 21st 2021

All Day
Gale Courses Begin

Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
11:00am
Teen Take & Make: Photo Embellishment

Using materials provided in the kit, teens decorate and embellish an old fashion photo making a whole new piece of art! Register to claim a kit. Kits available…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
5:30pm
Jazz and Blues @ Your Library Live Concert

The Jazz and Blues concert series is back. More details will be coming soon. Concerts will be on the Fountain Terrace. Please bring along your own lawn chair and…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, July 23rd 2021

2:00pm
Kitten Around in the Kitchen with Shari

Foodie Fan and Youth Librarian Shari is back in the library kitchen to lead families through simple recipes with a "animaltastic" twist! Fridays in July 9,16, 23 and 30…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series