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, June 1st 2022

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
4:00pm
Pride Shades

Kick off Pride Month with a new set of shades. Join in the Youth Program Room to decorate a set of sunglasses.  

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
6:30pm
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
7:00pm
Urban Fiction Book Club - Detroit City Mafia

The next virtual Urban Fiction Book Club meeting is June 1st on Zoom from 7:00 - 8:30pm. The book we will be discussing is "Detroit City Mafia" by India. The…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, June 2nd 2022

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
11:15am
Stories & Strollers

Bundle up your babies and come out of doors with our children's librarians for a vigorous 1-hour walk around the paved sidewalks of the Donald F. Fracassi Municipal Campus .…

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

Friday, June 3rd 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

Monday, June 6th 2022

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 - KR
Event Series

Wednesday, June 8th 2022

6:00pm
Front Page Film Festival

Revisit the most fabled journalism movie of the 20th Century, "All the President's Men with Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford. This is the second in a series of films for…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, June 9th 2022

10:00am
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.  Register to guarantee…

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

Bundle up your babies and come out of doors with our children's librarians for a vigorous 1-hour walk around the paved sidewalks of the Donald F. Fracassi Municipal Campus .…

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

Tuesday, June 14th 2022

7:00pm
Virtual, Creecy Book Club, "The Vanishing Half."

Creecy Book Discussion of The Vanishing Half on Zoom. Please email adultreference@southfieldlibrary.org for meeting information.

Novel by Britt Bennett is about choices and circumstance. It tells the story of twin girls…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, June 15th 2022

1:00pm
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
6:00pm
Jazz & Blues @ Your Library featuring DeAnna Victoria

DeAnna Weeden, also known by her stage name DeAnna Victoria, is a Jazz vocalist, songwriter and educator. She has performed at The Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, The North Sea…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, June 16th 2022

11:15am
Stories & Strollers

Bundle up your babies and come out of doors with our children's librarians for a vigorous 1-hour walk around the paved sidewalks of the Donald F. Fracassi Municipal Campus .…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
5:30pm
Juneteenth: A Celebration In Dance

Body Rhythm Dance Theatre will present African, Modern and Hip Hop dances, that will tell the story of the evolution of dance up through Juneteenth.


Presented as part of the…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
7:00pm
Sci Fi & Fantasy Fanatics Book Club - Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse

Here at Southfield Library, we love sci-fi and fantasy! Join us as we traverse all kinds of unknown planets and mystical worlds. We…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Friday, June 17th 2022

10:00am
I Spy Shy Octo-Pie

Visit the youth floor at each week to search for two (2) shy octopi and fill out a raffle ticket with their locations. Each week, a winner will be selected…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
2:00pm
How It Happens: Collecting Oral Histories

Award-winning author Jean Alicia Elster will share the importance of oral histories in the creation of her family-based historical fiction trilogy. She will then describe the basics of obtaining compelling…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Tuesday, June 21st 2022

10:00am
So You Want to Read...Summer Reading Program for Adults

In the spirit of leisure, join us for Summer Reading from June 21st through August 19th at the Southfield Public Library. Summer offers the opportunity to catch up with ourselves.…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
11:00am
So You Want to Read...

Join us on Tuesdays this summer as we explore reading genres. Each week will feature a different genre along with reading recommendations. Find each video on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
4:00pm
Recreation on the Move

Geared at families with children of all ages.


Join us for a Parks and Rec and Library collaborative storytime event!

Southfield Public Library
20901 W 12 Mile Rd, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series

Wednesday, June 22nd 2022

10:00am
So You Want to Read...Summer Reading Program for Adults

In the spirit of leisure, join us for Summer Reading from June 21st through August 19th at the Southfield Public Library. Summer offers the opportunity to catch up with ourselves.…

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

Join us in the Children's Imaginarium garden for stories, songs, movement and more.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Imaginarium Garden
Event Series
6:30pm
Kente Cloth and Apricot Brandy - A Love Story by Dorothy Jett-Carter

Join us as author Dorothy Jett-Carter will eloquently read excerpts from her book Kente Cloth and Apricot Brandy – A Love Story and will do a book signing. Dorothy reads…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, June 23rd 2022

10:00am
So You Want to Read...Summer Reading Program for Adults

In the spirit of leisure, join us for Summer Reading from June 21st through August 19th at the Southfield Public Library. Summer offers the opportunity to catch up with ourselves.…

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

Bundle up your babies and come out of doors with our children's librarians for a vigorous 1-hour walk around the paved sidewalks of the Donald F. Fracassi Municipal Campus .…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
4:00pm
Recreation on the Move

Geared at families with children of all ages.


Join us for a Parks and Rec and Library collaborative storytime event!

Southfield Public Library
22200 Beech Rd, Southfield, MI 48033

Friday, June 24th 2022

10:00am
I Spy Shy Octo-Pie

Visit the youth floor at each week to search for two (2) shy octopi and fill out a raffle ticket with their locations. Each week, a winner will be selected…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
10:00am
So You Want to Read...Summer Reading Program for Adults

In the spirit of leisure, join us for Summer Reading from June 21st through August 19th at the Southfield Public Library. Summer offers the opportunity to catch up with ourselves.…

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