Spend your Friday with the activities and news in this "5 Things" column, where you will find five essential pieces of information you need to know each day, like events happening or local topics being covered on the site.
1. What are you doing this weekend? We've got some ideas in our weekly Get Out activity guide going up on the site at 10 a.m. This weekend is jam-packed with local activities for kids, live music and more.
2. There is a at the at 10:30 a.m. today.
3. Head to Borders tonight for their night at 7 p.m.
4. Check out every Friday for a list of open houses in the area.
5. is celebrating 50 years in the community with a ceremony at the school at 4 p.m.. There will be a buffet reception at Stuart Thomas Mano after for alumni teachers. Click for more details.