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.

Wednesday, December 7th 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
2:00pm
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
6:00pm
Wrap It Up!

Bring all those holiday presents and the library will supply everything you need to wrap them up in style!  In the Tower Lobby. SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Tower Lobby
6:30pm
BeSMART Gun Safety Education Program for adults

Secure firearm storage is an essential part of home safety. With more guns in more homes due to an unprecedented surge in gun sales over the past two years, it’s…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
6:30pm
Urban Fiction Book Club - Finessed A Dope Boy's Heart

The next Urban Fiction Book Club meeting is Dec. 7th in person in and on Zoom from 6:30 - 8:00pm. We will meet in the Southfield Meeting Room on the…

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

Thursday, December 8th 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
10:30am
Microsoft Word Basics I

In part one of a two part series, learn the basics of word processing using Microsoft Word. Students will enter data, do basic formatting, copy, cut and paste, open, close…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, 1st Level Computer Lab
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
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, December 9th 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
6:00pm
Rep. Brenda Lawrence End of Year Town Hall

Please join Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence for her final address as representative for Michigan's 14th Congressional District.  She will give a legislative review for 2022, as well as her tenure in…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Saturday, December 10th 2022

2:00pm
How To Be The Best Me in 2023

Glynis Thornton will Present: How To Be The Best Me in 2023


Patrons will learn:
*New paradigm shifts to change your thinking.
*How to find and use your gifts and…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
2:00pm
Let’s Get Inked: A Graphic Novel Book Club

Let’s Get Inked is a Graphic Novel Book Club for ages 8 and up to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you're new to the genre or are a long-time…

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

Sunday, December 11th 2022

2:00pm
Let’s Get Inked: A Graphic Novel Book Club

Let’s Get Inked is a Graphic Novel Book Club for ages 8 and up to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you're new to the genre or are a long-time…

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

Monday, December 12th 2022

10:00am
The Reading Decathlon - registration open

The Southfield Public Library is excited to announce a NEW reading program, the Reading Decathlon! This is a team reading competition that will include activities, events, and of course reading!…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
6:00pm
Pom Pom Cactus Craft

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to make a Pom Pom Cactus Craft. These cuddly cacti are made from tiny pom poms and are the prefect size to keep you company…

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

Tuesday, December 13th 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
11:30am
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
12:00pm
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, December 14th 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
2:00pm
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
6:30pm
Jazz and Blues - The Sheila Landis Trio featuring Rick Matle

With over 20 recordings to her credit on CD and vinyl, Singer Sheila Landis has been voted "Outstanding Jazz Vocalist" seven times by the Detroit Music Awards.  Landis does her…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
7:00pm
Southfield Public Library Board meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

SOUTHFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD

 

REGULAR MEETING NOTICE

 

The regular meeting of the Southfield Public Library Board will be In Person with safety protocols and social distancing. Residents may make a public…

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

Thursday, December 15th 2022

1:00pm
Microsoft Excel Basics I

In this two part series, learn the basics of creating customized spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. Class covers the basics of creating and working with spreadsheets, formulas and organizing data using…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, 1st Level Computer Lab

Saturday, December 17th 2022

1:30pm
PuppetART presents The Sleeping Beauty

PuppetArt will present their rendition of the classic fairytale, Sleeping Beauty.   We all know Sleeping Beauty was cursed by a wicked fairy and awakened by true love’s kiss but how…

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

Sunday, December 18th 2022

1:30pm
Board Game Lounge

Look no further for all your board game needs. Drop into the youth programming room on the first Sunday of the month for access to the library’s board game collection…

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

Monday, December 19th 2022

10:00am
The Reading Decathlon - registration open

The Southfield Public Library is excited to announce a NEW reading program, the Reading Decathlon! This is a team reading competition that will include activities, events, and of course reading!…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
11:00am
Books & Baking

It’s a storytime with a twist! Tune in to see our youth librarians bake a recipe found in the back of some of our picture books. Are the recipes easy…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
4:00pm
Maker Monday!

Craft making fun for the very young and their grown ups too!  In the Tower Lobby. SF

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