29 09, 2021

Youth Picks: Hispanic Heritage Month

By |September 29th, 2021|

On September 15, Hispanic Heritage Month kicked off and will go until October 15. Are you looking for book suggestions or activities to do with your children? Well, look no further! We also have a display in the Youth Department at the library. Stop by and check it out! Picture

13 09, 2021

Youth Grab & Go Craft: Sail Away! Make a Tall Ship

By |September 13th, 2021|

This month’s Grab & Go Craft Kit lets your child’s imagination sail away! Make an interactive toy while supplies last (available in our outdoor Creation Station and inside the Library in the Youth Services Department). Directions to create a tall ship are included in the kit. Enjoy these extension

16 08, 2021

Grab and Go Craft: Bling Out Your School Supplies

By |August 16th, 2021|

It’s that time of year when we start getting ready for school and getting our school supplies together. How about putting a little pizzazz into your school supplies? Our Grab & Go kits, available Monday, August 16, are first-come, first-serve, and have everything you need to bling out your

11 08, 2021

Kids’ Online Library Resources for Back-to-School

By |August 11th, 2021|

Does the appearance of school supplies at Target fill your heart with anticipation or dread? Perhaps a little of both? Whether you’ve taken the summer off from academics or can’t wait to get back to school, the Deerfield Public Library has an online resource for you! All you need

19 07, 2021

July Youth Grab & Go Craft: Northern Lights

By |July 19th, 2021|

This year’s summer reading program theme is Reading Colors Your World. So for July, our youth craft is making one of the most iconic view of colors in the sky—your very own northern lights with chalk. Grab & Go kits will be available beginning July 19th while supplies last. You

14 06, 2021

June Kids Grab & Go: Pool Noodle Pals

By |June 14th, 2021|

Happy June! I hope you all have been enjoying your summer vacation. This month, our kids Grab & Go craft is Pool Noodle Pals. I wanted to put something together sturdy enough to withstand vacations and outdoor play, and pool noodles can withstand a lot! If you have extra pool

11 06, 2021

Personalized Picks: Find Your Next Great Read or Watch

By |June 11th, 2021|

So you’re at home, in the car, on vacation, or taking a break from work and the one thing you want is the perfect book or movie that draws you in immediately. We get it. Which is why we are thrilled to offer a brand new service at the Deerfield

3 06, 2021

Read & Walk With the Library and Deerfield Park District!

By |June 3rd, 2021|

We are proud to announce our first Read & Walk beginning on Saturday, June 5. Read & Walk is a fun, educational activity that you and your child can do at your leisure at whatever time you like. Read & Walk encourages healthy activity and learning all at once for the

1 06, 2021

Summer Reading Program 2021: Reading Colors Your World

By |June 1st, 2021|

Add color and discovery to your summer by participating in our Summer Reading Program, Reading Colors Your World. This year’s theme provides the opportunity for community members of all ages to be creative, try new things, explore art, and find beauty in diversity.  Online registration for children and teens opens

27 05, 2021

Introducing Launchpads, New in the Library of Things

By |May 27th, 2021|

Looking for new ways to keep your kids engaged and learning over the summer? Check out our newest addition to the Library of Things: Playaway Launchpad tablets! Each tablet comes pre-loaded with themed educational games and activities for specific age groups. Take a look at the list down below and

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