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8 01, 2018

New Program: Classic Book Discussions at the Deerfield Public Library

Deerfield loves reading classics. Works by Shakespeare, Homer, and Tolstoy are always popular checkouts at the library, and maybe always will be. Occasionally, a title like Sinclair Lewis’ It Can’t Happen Here will become newly relevant and shoot up our charts. In the past year, Deerfield patrons have also consistently

3 01, 2018

2018 Guess the Grammys Contest!

Join us for one of our most popular contests of the year! Choose who you think will win the Grammy Award in 11 different categories. A winner will be chosen from the entries with the most number of correct answers. First and second place prizes will be awarded. Entries will be

19 12, 2017

Nintendo Switch Games Now at Deerfield Public Library

When the Nintendo Switch was released in March of 2017, there were only several games available for it. Since then, more games have been released, and it is now one of the hottest new gaming systems available. Recently, we started a Nintendo Switch games collection here at the Deerfield Public

13 12, 2017

A World of Reading: Library Language Resources for Youth

"To have another language is to possess a second soul." -Charlemagne Is your child looking to learn a new language or to continue exploring a language with which they have familiarity? Look no further than our growing Youth World Languages collection. Located in the southwestern corner of the Youth nonfiction

26 10, 2017

eNewsletter Update! Combining Three Into One

If you’ve ever had one of those moments where you thought, “I didn’t know that program was being offered at the Library,” or “I didn’t know about that Library resource,” you’re not alone. We often get feedback from patrons wanting to know the best way to stay “in the know”

13 09, 2017

Public Art Open House, September 19

The Deerfield Fine Arts Commission will host a community open house on Tuesday, September 19 to showcase the 24 pieces selected for the 2017 Deerfield Public Art Program before they are put on display throughout the Village. The event will be held in the Library from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Light refreshments

1 08, 2017

Mobile Hotspots Now Available for Checkout

No internet connection? No problem! Come check out one of our new mobile hotspots to access the internet anywhere* on any of your devices. Here’s how it works… Mobile hotspots allow you to share a wireless network connection with other devices so they can access the internet. Devices connect to

13 07, 2017

Car Shopping? Try Our New Online Resource for Auto Loan Information

How much research do you do about a car loan when you’re car shopping? We’re excited to announce a new online resource for patrons in the market for buying a car: Auto Finance Resource. With Auto Finance Resource, you can get up-to-date, vetted quotes on the best available car loans

6 07, 2017

New Media Checkout Periods – Movies, TV Shows, & Board Games

Some of our patrons may remember that last year we did a survey at the Multimedia Desk asking our patrons if they would like to check out movies for seven (7) days instead of three (3). The results told us that yes, our patrons wanted longer checkout times for the

27 06, 2017

Three Reasons to Use Our Water Bottle Filling Station

We are pleased to announce the installation of a water bottle filling station at the water fountain on our upper level, just outside the restrooms located at the Library's entrance. We hope you'll use this new filling station because... You Can Save the Environment! Using a refillable water bottle is