Event

DHM Ghost Walk led by the Great Lakes Apparition Seekers

GLAS Flyer

The Dearborn Historical Museum and Great Lakes Apparition Seekers invite you to ghost walks on Friday October 27th and Saturday October 28th from 7:00 p.m. until midnight. You will be given a guided tour of the DHM’s three historic structures. In addition, you will learn how to use detection equipment and be part of a paranormal investigation.

Cost to be a ghost hunter is $40 and there is a limit of 40 participants per night. We ask that you prepay for your reservation at the museum or at this link: https://thedhm.com/paranormal-event/

Beer Tasting, Event

Dearborn Historical Museum Beer Tasting

The Dearborn Historical Museum Beer Tasting Party is returning with its largest selection of craft beer yet. For $20 [$25 at the door], event goers will be provided 8 tickets for sampling beers from a number of Metro Detroit breweries. Wine and gluten free hard cider, as well as root beer will also be available as beverages. In addition, highlights of the evening will include food trucks, a live band, and a silent auction.

Free parking will available at Dearborn’s Ford Field.

For more information, call the museum at (313) 565-3000.

 

 

Beer Tasting

 

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How Dearborn Viewed Detroit 67 Unrest

July 23rd is the 50th anniversary of when major civil disturbances began in Detroit. Over 10 days, 43 people died and thousands were injured before order was restored in the city.

So current Dearborn residents can better understand how their city reacted to events in Detroit, we have attached local newspaper coverage from late July and August 1967. These newspapers showcase what best could be described as a state of mild hysteria in the Dearborn area. Despite significant looting being miles away, shoppers stayed away from Dearborn stores and numerous Dearbornites armed themseve

Dearborn Guide 1967-07-27

Dearborn Press 1967-07-27

Dearborn Times Herald 1967-07-26

Dearborn Times Herald 1967-08-02

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[Photos from the Dearborn Press]

Event

Rosemary Jefferson Memorial

Dearborn lost one of its most giving and caring citizens with the passing of Rosemary Jefferson in early April.  A special commemoration will be held in her honor on Sunday, May 21st from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Dearborn Historical Museum’s McFadden-Ross House.  Guests, friends, and colleagues are invited to stop by to sign the guest book and share memories of Rosemary.  For those unable to attend, you can leave a guest comment below this post.

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