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.

Sunday, January 30th 2022

All Day
Winter Wonderland

Check out the youth room this month, all dressed up for winter. Each week at least one new craft or STEM activity will be available for you to take…

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

Monday, January 31st 2022

All Day
Winter Wonderland

Check out the youth room this month, all dressed up for winter. Each week at least one new craft or STEM activity will be available for you to take…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
11:00am
Picture This! Amazing Black Illustrators – inspired by the Telling a People’s Story display

In celebration of Black History month, watch each week for a Youth librarian to read a picture book illustrated by or talk to you about a black illustrator of children’s…

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

Tuesday, February 1st 2022

11:00am
Book Chat!

Book Chat is back for another season! Tune in once a month for book recommendations from your Southfield Librarians. Find us virtually on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. This will debut on…

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

Wednesday, February 2nd 2022

1:30pm
BookShelf open

Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Urban Fiction Book Club - The Reluctant King

The next virtual Urban Fiction Book Club will meet on Wednesday, February 2nd at 7 PM to discuss The Reluctant…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, February 3rd 2022

11:00am
BookShelf open

Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
7:00pm
We Read 2-3 Session 3

Second and Third graders who are struggling with reading are invited to join We Read 2-3. We Read 2-3 is designed to encourage reading using fun and simple books. This…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, February 4th 2022

1:00pm
BookShelf open

Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, February 7th 2022

11:00am
Picture This! Amazing Black Illustrators – inspired by the Telling a People’s Story display

In celebration of Black History month, watch each week for a Youth librarian to read a picture book illustrated by or talk to you about a black illustrator of children’s…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
12:00pm
Red Cross Blood Drive

Save a life or three. Donate blood. Save a life by donating blood with the American Red Cross. Register at www.redcrossblood.org. Walk ins are accepted but those with an appointment are…

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

Tuesday, February 8th 2022

2:00pm
February In Person Creecy Book Discussion - Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man

The Creecy Book Club selection for February 8 is Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man, by Emmanuel Acho. In person book discussions will be held in the Auditorium and…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
7:00pm
February virtual event, Creecy Book Discussion - Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man

The Creecy Book Club selection for February 8 is Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man, by Emmanuel Acho. Virtual discussions will be held on zoom. These events occur at…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, February 14th 2022

11:00am
Picture This! Amazing Black Illustrators – inspired by the Telling a People’s Story display

In celebration of Black History month, watch each week for a Youth librarian to read a picture book illustrated by or talk to you about a black illustrator of children’s…

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

Tuesday, February 15th 2022

2:00pm
Zoom for Beginners

Want to chat with friends and family online? Learn how to create a Zoom account and start a video chat in this program for those who are new to Zoom.

 

This…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, February 16th 2022

6:30pm
Jazz and Blues @ Your Library - Dawn Giblin Trio

The Dawn Giblin Trio meets at the intersection of blues, jazz and classical music. With a repertoire of popular songs composed from the 1920s - 1940s vocalist Dawn Giblin delivers…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room

Thursday, February 17th 2022

7:00pm
Sci Fi & Fantasy Fanatics Book Club - Dawn

Here at Southfield Library, we love sci-fi and fantasy! Join us as we traverse all kinds of unknown planets and mystical worlds. We…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, February 21st 2022

11:00am
Picture This! Amazing Black Illustrators – inspired by the Telling a People’s Story display

In celebration of Black History month, watch each week for a Youth librarian to read a picture book illustrated by or talk to you about a black illustrator of children’s…

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

Wednesday, February 23rd 2022

3:00pm
What's My Title; a Readers Advisory Game Show

Your favorite (and possibly the only) library based reading game show is back! Join the youth librarians as they try to guess book titles based on strange clues and vague…

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

Friday, February 25th 2022

4:00pm
Recipes for Resolutions

Is your New Year's resolution to eat healthier this year? Let us show you how! Join our adult librarians as they whip up some healthy eats in the library kitchen. This…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, February 28th 2022

11:00am
Picture This! Amazing Black Illustrators – inspired by the Telling a People’s Story display

In celebration of Black History month, watch each week for a Youth librarian to read a picture book illustrated by or talk to you about a black illustrator of children’s…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
11:00am
Computer Basics Episode 10: Designing Slides in PowerPoint

Learn the basics of designing slides in Microsoft PowerPoint.

This video will be available on the library's Facebook, YouTube and website.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Tuesday, March 1st 2022

11:00am
Book Chat!

Book Chat is back for another season! Tune in once a month for book recommendations from your Southfield Librarians. Find us virtually on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. This will debut on…

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

Wednesday, March 2nd 2022

1:30pm
BookShelf open

Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received…

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

Thursday, March 3rd 2022

11:00am
BookShelf open

Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received…

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

Friday, March 4th 2022

1:00pm
BookShelf open

Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received…

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

Monday, March 7th 2022

12:00pm
Red Cross Blood Drive

Save a life or three. Donate blood. Save a life by donating blood with the American Red Cross. Register at www.redcrossblood.org. Walk ins are accepted but those with an appointment are…

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

Tuesday, March 8th 2022

2:00pm
In person Creecy Book Club, The Women of Copper Country

An in person Creecy Book Discussion of the Great Michigan Read: The Women of Copper Country by Mary Doria Russell

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
7:00pm
Virtual: Creecy Book Club, The Women of Copper Country

Virtual Creecy Book Discussion of the Great Michigan Read: The Women of Copper Country by Mary Doria Russell

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, March 16th 2022

6:30pm
Jazz & Blues @ Your Library - Mr. Bill & His Zcats with Camille Price

Mr. Bill & His Zcats came together in 2021 to fuse the bayou rhythms of Zydeco with the party vibe of New Orleans and the grit of the Motor City…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
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