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.

Monday, July 15th 2024

All Day
Where Oh Where Is Smokey the Bear?

Smokey the Bear is turning 80 Years Old! And he is visiting the library starting June 17 but his location will change every week and it is up to you…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Room
Event Series
11:00am
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 at the Boy…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Tower Lobby
Event Series
2:00pm
Storytime Al Fresco

Enjoy song, stories and more in the bright sunshine, then cool off indoors with some crafting fun! SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Imaginarium Garden & Youth Program Room
Event Series
6:00pm
Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego - Puzzle Room

Carmen Sandiego has struck again! Solve the puzzles to locate the missing LOOT, the V.I.L.E. Henchmen and try to catch the elusive Carmen herself! Gumshoes ages 10 and up are…

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

Tuesday, July 16th 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning Monday, June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
10:30am
Pages in the Parks

Southfield and Oak Park Public Libraries are teaming up to bring storytime to the parks! Come for stories, songs and more then enjoy playing in the park after! SF

 

June 25…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meet at the specified park
Event Series
6:30pm
SPL Family Research Forum

Are you unraveling the threads of your family history? Swing by the Family Research Forum every Third Tuesday* for inspiration and advice. The wise sages at SPL will light the…

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

Wednesday, July 17th 2024

2:00pm
Tech Help

Got a new phone? Lost with how to use your computer? Come by the library to chat for one-on-one assistance! Walk-in assistance available on Wednesdays from 2:00-3:30 pm, on a…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, 2nd level Computer Assistant Desk
Event Series
5:00pm
Science Shenanigans - Astronomy!

Join us to explore the planets in our universe, what they look like, where they are in relation to each other and to craft your very own string balloon planet…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
6:00pm
Jazz & Blues - The Swing Syndicate Big Band

The Swing Syndicate performs jazz music from many eras and genres. They are influenced by Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Stan Kenton. In addition to…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Fountain Terrace (Meeting Room if rain)

Thursday, July 18th 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
4:00pm
All Ages Anime Movie Night

Come enjoy an all ages anime movie event! All Ages Anime Movie Night is a great place for avid fans and new faces alike to watch anime film and meet…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room

Friday, July 19th 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
10:15am
Tiny Tots Playgroup

Join other caregivers and babies on Friday mornings for this playgroup.  We'll have fun, developmentally appropriate toys for the babies and a relaxed atmosphere in which to socialize with other…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series

Saturday, July 20th 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins at Your Library... Adult Summer Reading

Adventure Begins at Your Library... the 2024 Summer Reading Program for Adults at the Southfield Public Library.


In the spirit of adventure, join us for Summer Reading from June 17th…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

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

Sunday, July 21st 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library- Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online using…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

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

Monday, July 22nd 2024

All Day
Where Oh Where Is Smokey the Bear?

Smokey the Bear is turning 80 Years Old! And he is visiting the library starting June 17 but his location will change every week and it is up to you…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Storytime Al Fresco

Enjoy song, stories and more in the bright sunshine, then cool off indoors with some crafting fun! SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Imaginarium Garden & Youth Program Room
Event Series

Tuesday, July 23rd 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning Monday, June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
10:30am
Pages in the Parks

Southfield and Oak Park Public Libraries are teaming up to bring storytime to the parks! Come for stories, songs and more then enjoy playing in the park after! SF

 

June 25…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meet at the specified park
Event Series

Wednesday, July 24th 2024

All Day
Adventure Begins At Your Library - Youth Summer Reading Program

Join the Southfield Public Library for a reading adventure and make reading part of your day, every day! Beginning June 17 pick up your reading log or register online…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
6:00pm
Bohemian Beads

Join bead enthusiast Marjorie Yedlin as she leads us in making a bohemian bracelet or pendant. All supplies will be provided. Registration required as spaces are limited. Aimed at adults…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
6:30pm
Self-Care Journaling Time

A self care journaling program for teens, adults and seniors. Bring your journal, pen, tablet or laptop. Journaling is good for your health and a good way to work out…

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

Thursday, July 25th 2024

12:30pm
Melodies at the Museum-Detroit Institute of Arts

Enjoy music and art at the DIA! The Southfield Library and Southfield Parks & Recreation are excited to collaborate on this event. There will be a musical performance and afterwards…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meet at library entrance
Event Series
4:00pm
Anime Club

At SPL Anime Club we encourage everyone to participate, suggest favorite titles and bring friends to each meeting, which includes screenings of everything from classic titles to new releases!
Because…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series
6:00pm
Mario Kart Tournament

Looking to show off your skills at Mario Kart? Stop by the library for a low-stakes tournament for all ages! Controllers will be available but feel free to bring your…

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