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28 02, 2019

Staff Picks: A Heart in a Body in the World

By |February 28th, 2019|

As hard as it may be to believe, 16-year-old Annabelle begins a 2,700-mile cross-country run with zero planning or foresight. She just knows that she needs to start, and she cannot stop until her heart gives her permission. Her life has imploded and running is the only thing that keeps

8 02, 2019

Vote in our 6th annual Tournament of Books!

By |February 8th, 2019|

Our 6th annual Tournament of Books is back...and it’s bigger and better than ever! This year, we have a whopping five different brackets, and we can’t wait to crown five new champions in March! You can vote for your favorite picture books, early readers, chapter books, comic books, and Teen

29 01, 2019

NEW: Stream movies, documentaries, and more on Kanopy!

By |January 29th, 2019|

Watch some of the best selections in cinema for free with your Library card! I am so excited to announce the launch of Kanopy. This resource will give Deerfield patrons access to thousands of movies, documentaries, TV series, and kids content. Go behind the scenes of Hamilton, or tune in

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.

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

10 09, 2018

New! Sensory kits for your in library experience

By |September 10th, 2018|

At the Deerfield Public Library, we strive to be a comfortable and welcoming place for all. In an effort to support all of our patrons, we will be housing new Sensory Kits at the front help desk, the Youth Services desk, and the Adult Services desk. These kits are

6 09, 2018

Learn Some Tips & Tricks for College Saving!

By |September 6th, 2018|

Budgeting for college expenses can be tricky and stressful, and those aren’t exactly words you want attached to such an amazing adventure, right? The Library offers a wealth (pun intended) of information that may help parents and students alike as they venture into those college unknowns. This month we’ll

26 07, 2018

Ukuleles are now available to check out

By |July 26th, 2018|

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play the ukulele, but wanted to try it before you buy it? Now at  Deerfield Public Library, you can! Our newest Discovery Kits are ready for checkout: ukuleles! We kicked off our newest Discovery Kits with a special Ukulele Sing-a-long program in

26 06, 2018

Telescopes available to check out at the Library!

By |June 26th, 2018|

Reading Takes You Everywhere! And if you have a Deerfield Public Library card, you can also visit the moon this summer—well, kind of! Deerfield Public Library card-holders are able to check out one of three Orion StarBlast telescopes, which were gifted to the Library from the Lake County Astronomical Society’s

5 06, 2018

Follow us on Snapchat: deerfieldpl

By |June 5th, 2018|

Deerfield Public Library is now on Snapchat! Want to stay up to date on all things at Deerfield Public Library for teens and young adults? Our Snapchat is the place to be! Follow us on Snapchat to view our Snap Story to stay in the know. On our Snapchat Story, you