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21 03, 2019

How to write when life keeps getting in the way, April 9th

By |March 21st, 2019|

How to Write When Everything Goes Wrong | Tuesday, April 9, 7 p.m. If you’re a writer, the special time you set aside to write is critical if your goal is to get published. Whether you write in the morning before starting your day, or in the evening after the kids

20 03, 2019

Champions of the 6th Annual Tournament of Books!

By |March 20th, 2019|

You didn't just break the record for votes in our sixth annual Tournament of Books... you SHATTERED the record! Last year, we had 8,643 votes in the Tournament. This year (drum roll, please), you voted 15,369 times!! Wow! We loved seeing all this interest in the Tournament, and

5 03, 2019

Professor Moptop presents The Early Beatles

By |March 5th, 2019|

Please join us on Saturday, March 9 at 2 p.m. for a special visit from Professor Moptop from WXRT’s Breakfast with the Beatles. Professor Moptop, or Greg Alexander, will be here to talk about his new book, Professor Moptop’s Textbook Beatles, Volume I: From the Birth of the Band to December 31,

11 02, 2019

Guess the Oscars Contest 2019

By |February 11th, 2019|

This is our favorite time of the year at the Multimedia Desk… award show season! To celebrate the Academy Awards we’re having another ‘Guess the Oscars’ contest this year. Choose who you think will win the Oscar in 10 categories. A winner will be chosen from the entries with the

23 01, 2019

2019 Guess the Grammys Contest!

By |January 23rd, 2019|

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. Entries will be accepted until the Library closes at 6 p.m.

8 01, 2019

Art Shay Photography Unveiling, January 21

By |January 8th, 2019|

New Photographs of Local History The Library is happy to announce the addition of two stunning new photographs to our permanent art collection, due to a generous donation from the Friends of the Deerfield Library. Join us on Monday, January 21, 5-6:30 p.m., for a reception and unveiling event celebrating

27 12, 2018

Read Without Boundaries Vol. 2!

By |December 27th, 2018|

Read Without Boundaries is returning in 2019 with Volume 2! In 2018 we kicked off a new adult reading program, Read Without Boundaries, designed to challenge readers to read outside their comfort zones. Each month featured a different theme, encouraging readers to try new authors, genres and topics. Our

9 10, 2018

Professor Moptop presents 51 Facts About The White Album

By |October 9th, 2018|

Please join us Saturday, October 20 at 2 p.m. for our annual visit from Professor Moptop from WXRT's Breakfast with the Beatles. This year Professor Moptop will be talking about "51 Facts about The White Album". This is the 50th Anniversary of the release of one of the most interesting

4 10, 2018

Ready, Set, Vote!

By |October 4th, 2018|

Join us for Ready, Set, Vote on Wednesday, October 17, 7-8:30 p.m. to learn how to be a more informed voter! Raise your hand if you’ve ever gone to the voting booth and looked at all the candidates and thought “I don’t know who any of these people are!” OK, that’s