It's the end of the week. You're bored. You want something to do. Dearborn, you've come to the right place.
Here are some of the highlights of the weekend.
Where/When: , 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.
Why Go: Find that great book you have been looking for, or unearth an unexpected literary treasure. Even better–all monies raised benefit community scholarships and educational programs.
Pricing: Thursday's early bird special is $15 per person; Saturday is bag day, $8 for one bag or $15 for two.
Where/When: Park Place Banquet Hall, 23400 Park. St., Dearborn, 6-10 p.m. Friday.
Why Go: Enjoy a night of vegetarian food, beer, wine, entertainment, door prizes, raffles and auction items all for the purpose of raising awareness and money for the . Also be sure to check out their 11 a.m. on Saturday in Romulus.
Pricing: $45 in advance; $50 at the door
Where/When: ; 6 p.m. Saturday.
Why Go: Hosted by the Police Officers Charities, this 10th anniversary event will include a silent auction, dinner, live music and dancing. All proceeds benefit supported charities.
Pricing: Sponsorships range from $100-2,500.
Where/When: , 12-2 p.m. Saturday.
Why Go: See artwork and films by Dearborn and Detroit students while enjoying live music and refreshments. The exhibit runs through Nov. 27.
Pricing: Free with museum admission, which is $6 for adults; $3 for students, seniors and children 6-12; free for children ages 5 and younger.
Where/When: , 6 p.m.-midnight Friday
Why Go: St. Patty's in September? Why not. Drink green beer, enjoy a buffet-style dinner and help raise funds for the Dearborn Firefighters Burn Drive. Call 313-743-8153 for tickets.