Moonlight and Magnolias party to benefit museum

DEARBORN — The Dearborn Historical Commission and Museum Guild will host a Moonlight and Magnolias fundraiser party from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the home of John Matthews Jr., 1545 Belmont.

Tickets are $50, and are available by calling Gretchen Ackermann-Moss at 313-565-2169 or Isamay Osborne at 313-240-8374. Proceeds will benefit the Dearborn Historical Museum.

The evening will include champagne, wine, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, desserts and a raffle of gift baskets containing items from sports memorabilia to garden party accessories.

Musical entertainment also is planned. Some historians will dress in costumes to add to the flavor of the party.