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.

Tuesday, January 21st 2020

7:00pm
Scratch Coding Club

Scratch is a free coding program developed by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. For each series of events, we will be working step-by-step to create…

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

Wednesday, January 22nd 2020

10:15am
Baby Bounce Storytime

Designed to introduce books to the very young with simple stories, songs, finger plays, social interaction and playing. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Tech Help

Do you need help with your smart phone, laptop, tablet or e-reader? Drop in during our Tech Help hour for one-on-one assistance from a librarian. Learn how to…

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

Monday, January 27th 2020

All Day
Battle of the Books – Registration Deadline

Monday, January 27th is the deadline for registering your teams for Battle of the Books 2020. Get those registration forms into the Youth Services Desk on the First Floor today! More information…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
4:00pm
Manic Makers Mondays

Come and enjoy Manic Maker fun. This is drop-in craft-making for children in K – 5th grade with their caregiver. Make a different creative project at each session.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
6:30pm
Excel Intermediate

Come and learn more about Excel! The class will cover custom data sorting, conditional formatting, introducing logic formulas, and creating tables, charts and graphs. Must have prior experience with…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Tuesday, January 28th 2020

10:15am
Preschool Storytime

Preschoolers will enjoy fun stories, learn finger plays and sing songs. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at home for learning reinforcement. For 3…

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

Toddlers will hear stories, learn finger plays, develop social interaction skills and enjoy free-play time. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at home for learning…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Scratch Coding Club

Scratch is a free coding program developed by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. For each series of events, we will be working step-by-step to create…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Life on an Urban Farm

The Gardening Guru Presents: Winter Gardening & Nature Series Life on an Urban Farm in Detroit Spirit Farm was founded in 2007 on vacant lots next to Spirit of Hope Church…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Wednesday, January 29th 2020

10:15am
Baby Bounce Storytime

Designed to introduce books to the very young with simple stories, songs, finger plays, social interaction and playing. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at…

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

Thursday, January 30th 2020

2:00pm
Toddler Storytime

Toddlers will hear stories, learn finger plays, develop social interaction skills and enjoy free-play time. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at home for learning…

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

Saturday, February 1st 2020

1:00pm
Choose Your Own Craft

Pick a craft to make at the library…or choose more than one!

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, February 3rd 2020

6:30pm
PowerPoint Basics

Learn how to make specialized PowerPoint presentations. Class covers using layout templates, entering content and images into slides and adding transitions to your presentation. Must have basic computer skills: know…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Tuesday, February 4th 2020

10:15am
Preschool Storytime

Preschoolers will enjoy fun stories, learn finger plays and sing songs. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at home for learning reinforcement. For 3…

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

Toddlers will hear stories, learn finger plays, develop social interaction skills and enjoy free-play time. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at home for learning…

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

Wednesday, February 5th 2020

10:15am
Baby Bounce Storytime

Designed to introduce books to the very young with simple stories, songs, finger plays, social interaction and playing. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
1:30pm
February Friends Book Sale

The Friends BookShelf is open on: Wednesday, February 5th 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Thursday, February 6th 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, February 8th 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Show your Friends Membership…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
2:00pm
Tech Help

Do you need help with your smart phone, laptop, tablet or e-reader? Drop in during our Tech Help hour for one-on-one assistance from a librarian. Learn how to…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Urban Fiction Club

We invite you to come and join us for a lively and fun discussion from a lastest Urban Fiction Book. We will meet the first Wednesday of each month. Light…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Thursday, February 6th 2020

10:00am
February Friends Book Sale

The Friends BookShelf is open on: Wednesday, February 5th 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Thursday, February 6th 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, February 8th 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Show your Friends Membership…

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

Toddlers will hear stories, learn finger plays, develop social interaction skills and enjoy free-play time. Parents and caregivers will learn tips and tools to use at home for learning…

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

Saturday, February 8th 2020

10:00am
February Friends Book Sale

The Friends BookShelf is open on: Wednesday, February 5th 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Thursday, February 6th 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, February 8th 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Show your Friends Membership…

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

Sunday, February 9th 2020

2:00pm
Snow Queen with PuppetART

The Southfield Public Library is partnering with PuppetART Detroit Puppet Theater, which is now based in Southfield, for a yearlong residency, with a grant the Southfield Public Library is partnering…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076

Monday, February 10th 2020

5:30pm
Coffee and Conversations with Jeremy and Kyra

Please join your state legislators State Rep. Kyra Bolden and Sen. Jeremy Moss to discuss important issues in our community.

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Teen GAMEE Night

Teen GAMEE Night (Games, Anime, Manga and Everything Else) is a new club for teens ages 12 to 18 interested in board games, anime, manga, and more! Join us the…

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

Tuesday, February 11th 2020

10:30am
Internet Basics

Learn the basics of the Internet and gain experience searching on Google with this fun class. The class teaches you all you need to know to successfully start searching…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
2:00pm
Creecy Book Discussion

February – Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo by Zora Neale Hurston In 1931, Hurston completed a nonfiction account of a man who was one of the last-known survivors…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
7:00pm
Creecy Book Discussion

February – Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo by Zora Neale Hurston In 1931, Hurston completed a nonfiction account of a man who was one of the last-known survivors…

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

Wednesday, February 12th 2020

4:00pm
Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence's mobile office

Join members of Congresswoman Lawrence’s staff for assistance during her mobile office hours. Federal Resources Include: Federal Case Work Assistance • Social Security • Immigration • Post Office • Veterans •…

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