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, October 4th 2022

10:30am
Toddler Storytime

Toddlers will hear stories, learn finger plays, and enjoy sharing time. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to make any time storytime! SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
Event Series
11:00am
Breast Cancer: Screening, Signs, Symptoms & Prevention with Dr. Stokes

October is national breast cancer awareness month. Join us in the Auditorium for an informative presentation on breast cancer, including guidelines for screening, common signs and symptoms & strategies for…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Auditorium
11:30am
Sense-Able

Introducing Sensory Storytimes! Designed for children that may need extra sensory support, sensory storytime combines traditional storytime components with sensory elements to enhance the experience. SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
Event Series
6:30pm
Tech Help

Do you have a question about your device? Do you want to learn more about the internet or Microsoft Office? Do you have a complex technology question that no one…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Group Study Room 302
Event Series

Wednesday, October 5th 2022

10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Come join us Wednesday mornings in the meeting room for stories, songs, crafts and fun! For ages 3-5 with a caregiver. TM

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
Event Series
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
6:30pm
Maximize Your Medicare

Confused by Medicare? Get answers this from information only session by Jae W. Oh, author of Maximize Your Medicare.  Maximize Your Medicare helps readers understand how and what to choose…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
6:30pm
Urban Fiction Book Club - In Love with a Brooklyn Thug

The next Urban Fiction Book Club meeting is Oct. 5th in person in the Southfield Meeting Room or meet on Zoom. The book we will be discussing is "In Love…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Southfield Room on the 3rd Level

Thursday, October 6th 2022

10:00am
Baby Bounce Storytime

Babies 6-18 months and caregivers are invited to join us for 15 minutes of stories and songs and 15 minutes of play and socializing. Please be considerate and mindful of…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
Event Series
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
11:00am
Rhyme Time!

Rhyme Time is designed to teach preschoolers early literacy skills in preparation for reading. We'll be singing songs, reading books and making rhymes. Please be considerate and mindful of health,…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
Event Series
5:30pm
Meet Me by the Fountain: An Inside History of the Mall

Meet Me by the Fountain: An Inside History of the Mall

Book Talk and In-Person Conversations about Michigan's Northland Center

 

Admission is free. Registration required.


Join the Michigan Chapter of Docomomo US,…

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

Friday, October 7th 2022

10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

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

Saturday, October 8th 2022

10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

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

Sunday, October 9th 2022

10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

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

Monday, October 10th 2022

10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

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

Tuesday, October 11th 2022

All Day
SPL Seed Drive

The Southfield Library will be starting a seed library in the spring of 2023! But in order to do that, we need your help. From October 11th to October 23rd,…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Tower Lobby
Event Series
10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
4:00pm
Crafter School

Join us in the Youth Programming Room for access to all kinds of crafting supplies that we have available. Don’t have any projects to work on? Not a problem! Each…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series
7:00pm
Virtual: Creecy Book Club, "Of Women and Salt."

Join a virtual discussion of Gabriela Garcia's novel Of Women and Salt on Zoom. If you'd like to receive a monthly email reminder about upcoming meetings or if you have…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, October 12th 2022

All Day
SPL Seed Drive

The Southfield Library will be starting a seed library in the spring of 2023! But in order to do that, we need your help. From October 11th to October 23rd,…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Tower Lobby
Event Series
10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
6:00pm
BeTWEEN the Pages; a Book Club for Tweens

Readers in grades 5-7 are invited to a NEW book club, BeTWEEN the Pages. We will meet each month to discuss a different book and do a fun activity. Participants…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
6:30pm
An evening with Holocaust survivor Irene Miller

A Holocaust survivor, author, speaker and educator will take you on an extraordinary survival journey few people have written or known about. You will sleep in the winter under an…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, October 13th 2022

All Day
SPL Seed Drive

The Southfield Library will be starting a seed library in the spring of 2023! But in order to do that, we need your help. From October 11th to October 23rd,…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Tower Lobby
Event Series
10:00am
Championship of Chills! A Spooky Short Story Contest.

It was a dark and stormy night… or was it a bright and sunny day, not giving any sort of clue to the mayhem that was soon to come. Or…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
4:00pm
BeTWEEN the Pages; a Book Club for Tweens

Readers in grades 5-7 are invited to a NEW book club, BeTWEEN the Pages. We will meet each month to discuss a different book and do a fun activity. Participants…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
4:00pm
Library Tour: Go Beyond the Bookshelves

Take a tour of the library to learn about library secrets, history, architectural details and how the library can help you succeed.  Meet in the Tower Lobby.  Register to guarantee…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, October 14th 2022

All Day
SPL Seed Drive

The Southfield Library will be starting a seed library in the spring of 2023! But in order to do that, we need your help. From October 11th to October 23rd,…

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