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.

Saturday, January 28th 2023

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

Let’s Get Inked is a Graphic Novel Book Club for grades 4-6 to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you're new to the genre or are a long-time graphic novel…

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

Sunday, January 29th 2023

1:30pm
Seasonal Sensory Cinema

A unique movie going experience, the lights will be turned up and the sound turned down so all can feel free to get up dance, sing and shout! All films…

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

Monday, January 30th 2023

5:30pm
Coffee Hour with Senator Moss, Representative Steckloff and Representative Hoskins

Senator Jeremy Moss, Representative Samantha Steckloff and Representative Jason Hoskins host a coffee hour with citizens in the auditorium. 

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Auditorium
6:00pm
Reading Decathlon - Cosplay Craft!

Make a cosplay inspired animal tail or zip tie crown. AF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Reference Desk

Tuesday, January 31st 2023

10:15am
Toddler Storytime

Children age 1 1/2 through 3 and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, action rhymes and crafting. SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
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
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
4:00pm
Sense-Able

Children needing extra sensory support and their care givers are welcome to come join the fun. There will be stories, songs, movement activities, puppets, crafting and more! SF

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

Wednesday, February 1st 2023

10:15am
Preschool Storytime

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

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series
1:30pm
BookShelf OPEN

Enjoy gently used books and more all at affordable prices. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends…

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
6:30pm
Urban Fiction Book Club - Blow: Buy it. Sell it. Kill for it.

The next Urban Fiction Book Club meeting is Feb. 1st. 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
6:30pm
The Jersey: The mysterious disappearance of Bill White, American Baseball’s first Jackie Robinson

See Alvin Strane as he talks about his debut book, The Jersey: The mysterious disappearance of Bill White, American Baseball’s first Jackie Robinson.


The Jersey brings a new dimension to…

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

Thursday, February 2nd 2023

10:15am
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
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
BookShelf OPEN

Enjoy gently used books and more all at affordable prices. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
11:15am
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
Event Series

Friday, February 3rd 2023

1:00pm
BookShelf OPEN

Enjoy gently used books and more all at affordable prices. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends…

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

Saturday, February 4th 2023

10:00am
Black History Mysteries

To celebrate Black History Month each week in February will feature a mystery for families to solve. Come to the youth desk and receive your clue sheet then make your…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Room
Event Series
1:00pm
BookShelf OPEN

Enjoy gently used books and more all at affordable prices. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends…

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

Sunday, February 5th 2023

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, February 6th 2023

10:00am
Black History Mysteries

To celebrate Black History Month each week in February will feature a mystery for families to solve. Come to the youth desk and receive your clue sheet then make your…

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

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…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Meeting Room
Event Series
6:00pm
Teen Drop-In Volunteer Night

Teens (ages 13-18) interested in volunteering at the Southfield Public Library are invited to our drop-in volunteer night from 6 to 7 pm in the Youth Program Room. AF

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

Tuesday, February 7th 2023

10:15am
Toddler Storytime

Children age 1 1/2 through 3 and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, action rhymes and crafting. SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series
11:00am
Heart Health with Dr. Stokes

February is American Heart Month! Join us in the Library Auditorium or on Google Meet for an informative presentation on heart health. Topics will include cardiac disease, blood pressure and…

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

Join us in the youth programming room for a fun follow along project to make at the library with the help of youth librarian Tess. This program is for ages…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series
6:30pm
We Read 2-3

We Read 2-3 is a monthly book club designed to encourage struggling readers in 2nd and 3rd grades. Each month will feature a beginner chapter book or simple graphic novel…

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