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22 06, 2020

Domestic Violence Help and Resources

By |June 22nd, 2020|

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has impacted all our lives in unexpected and often very challenging ways. However, for some, the isolation is causing dangerous and potentially life-threatening situations. As reported by the Daily Herald on May 12, “Officials from A Safe Place, the largest domestic violence nonprofit in Lake County, reported

2 04, 2020

Library Lifeline: Serving Senior Citizens and Adults with Disabilities

By |April 2nd, 2020|

While the COVID-19 crisis has left most of us feeling isolated and disconnected, many senior citizens and persons with disabilities have also lost critical social and educational lifelines. Despite our temporary-closure, the Deerfield Public Library is committed to reaching all our patrons and providing modified services as best we can.

10 09, 2018

Meet Your Sensory Friendly Library

By |September 10th, 2018|

Would a gentler, more sensory friendly library experience work better for you or your family? Please join us for Meet Your Library: Accessibility Hour, a before-hours event on Sunday, September 23 from 12-1 p.m. Come experience the library with a calmer and more supportive environment. We will have family-friendly activities

28 09, 2017

PLACE Program: “The Nightmare Before Christmas” Film Discussion

By |September 28th, 2017|

Public Library Access and Community for Everyone At the Deerfield Public Library, we are committed to meeting the needs of ALL our patrons. With that in mind, we offer a program series geared specifically toward our adult and teen patrons with intellectual, cognitive, and developmental disabilities, as well as their

28 03, 2017

Programming for Patrons with Special Needs: Working with the Deerfield Coalition

By |March 28th, 2017|

This past January, we at the Deerfield Public Library were thrilled to introduce our new quarterly program series, P.L.A.C.E. (Public Library Access and Community for Everyone), geared specifically towards our adult patrons with intellectual, cognitive, and developmental disabilities, as well as their parents and caregivers. This new program series is

11 07, 2016

National Disability Voter Registration Week

By |July 11th, 2016|

Taking part in the electoral process is one of our most basic and important rights as American citizens. It gives us a say on crucial issues that may affect us, and allows us a voice in choosing our representatives in local, state, and federal government. This can be especially important

8 04, 2015

Need to Scan or Fax? We’ve Got You Covered!

By |April 8th, 2015|

If you are a frequent patron of the library, you probably know that we have printers and copy machines available for your convenience, but do you know that we have a scanner and fax station as well? If you have not yet been introduced to our BookScan station, we would

17 11, 2014

If We Don’t Have It, We Can Get It!

By |November 17th, 2014|

Have you ever come to the library in search of an item, only to find that we do not carry it? While we always strive to maintain a collection that meets the needs of all our patrons, at times we may not have the particular item you are looking for.

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