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.

Friday, October 22nd 2021

1:00pm
Sensational Seasonal Snacks

Shari is back in the library kitchen again; this time sharing snack ideas that highlight the holiday(s) of each month. For families with school age children. No registration…

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

Wednesday, October 27th 2021

1:00pm
Spooky Movies at the Library

Are you a fan of watching horror films around Halloween? Are you excited to return to that unbeatable movie theater experience? Come by the auditorium on the first floor to…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
3:00pm
What's My Title? a Reader's 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
5:00pm
Spooky Movies at the Library

Are you a fan of watching horror films around Halloween? Are you excited to return to that unbeatable movie theater experience? Come by the auditorium on the first floor to…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
6:30pm
Pen in Hand Calligraphy program

Join the Michigan Association of Calligraphers for an evening of calligraphy. See a demonstration of calligraphy, learn more about the Michigan Association of Calligraphers and see the winners for…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, October 29th 2021

11:00am
Computer Basics Episode 6: Intro to Microsoft Excel

In this episode of our Computer Basics series, learn about Microsoft Excel. We'll take you through how to open, navigate, save, and exit an Excel sheet. Stay tuned for Episode…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, November 1st 2021

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. October 1, November…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
1:00pm
Manic Maker Monday @ Home!

Join us for this monthly do-it-yourself craft program that will have your whole family re-purposing all of those recyclables! For families with children of all ages. Videos will be posted…

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

Tuesday, November 2nd 2021

All Day
Take and Make Puzzle Piece Ornaments

Decorate and display your own puzzle piece ornament. Share your creation on social media with tagging the Library @southfield_library using the tag #SPLcrafts. Supplies limited.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Take and make

Wednesday, November 3rd 2021

11:00am
Using the Catalog Episode 10: The Classic Catalog

In the final episode of the series, learn about the Class Catalog. This catalog has all the same information as our current catalog but is set up in a way…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
1:30pm
Friends BookShelf

Grand re-opening of the Friends BookShelf with everything 1/2 off! Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received a 10%…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
6:00pm
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…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
7:00pm
Virtual Urban Fiction Book Club - Criminal Minded

The next virtual Urban Fiction Book Club meeting is Wednesday, Nov. 3rd on Zoom from 7:00 - 8:00pm. The book we will be discussing is Criminal Minded by Tracy Brown.…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, November 4th 2021

11:00am
Friends BookShelf

Grand re-opening of the Friends BookShelf with everything 1/2 off! Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received a 10%…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
11:15am
NEW Stories and Strollers

Caregivers of children who can be carried in a pouch or pushed in a stroller are invited to join us as we walk around the Donald F. Fracassi Municipal Campus…

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

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, November 5th 2021

1:00pm
Friends BookShelf

Grand re-opening of the Friends BookShelf with everything 1/2 off! Enjoy gently used books at an affordable price. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends members received a 10%…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Tuesday, November 9th 2021

2:00pm
November In Person Creecy Book Discussion - Red at the Bone

The Creecy Book Club selection for November 9th is "Red at the Bone" by Jacqueline Woodson. In person book discussions will be held in the Auditorium and are scheduled…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
7:00pm
November Virtual Creecy Book Discussion - Red at the Bone

The Creecy Book Club selection for November 9th is "Red at the Bone" by Jacqueline Woodson. Book discussions are via Zoom meetings and are scheduled for 7 pm every…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, November 12th 2021

10:00am
Fall Food Fridays

Fall is a fabulous time of year to try out so many seasonal flavors: pumpkins, apples, and something warm coming out of the oven. Join us as we explore some…

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

Wednesday, November 17th 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
Computer Basics Episode 7: Entering Data in Excel

In our second episode on Excel, learn how to add a title, enter data, format data, and use basic formulas! Pre-recorded to air on our website, YouTube, and Facebook…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
6:30pm
Jazz and Blues @ Your Library Live Concert with Big B and the Actual Proof: The Intersection of Buddhism, Film Noir and Blues Guitar

Big B and the Actual Proof are the band who won the 2017 Detroit Blues Society Band Challenge Winners and were the 2018 International Blues Challenge Semifinalists. Their music intensifies…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, November 18th 2021

11:15am
NEW Stories and Strollers

Caregivers of children who can be carried in a pouch or pushed in a stroller are invited to join us as we walk around the Donald F. Fracassi Municipal Campus…

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

Friday, November 19th 2021

1:00pm
Sensational Seasonal Snacks

Shari is back in the library kitchen again; this time sharing snack ideas that highlight the holiday(s) of each month. For families with school age children. No registration…

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

Wednesday, November 24th 2021

3:00pm
What's My Title? a Reader's 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, November 26th 2021

All Day
Closed for Thanksgiving weekend

The library is closed for the holiday weekend. Enjoy your leftovers!

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

Saturday, November 27th 2021

All Day
Closed for Thanksgiving weekend

The library is closed for the holiday weekend. Enjoy your leftovers!

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

Sunday, November 28th 2021

All Day
Closed for Thanksgiving weekend

The library is closed for the holiday weekend. Enjoy your leftovers!

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

Wednesday, December 1st 2021

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. October 1, November…

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