Okay, it's time to get serious. Hunker down and really think about what's important to you. Is "fun, fun, fun, 'til her daddy takes the T-bird away" at the top of your list? It should be. And we know just the way to make sure that priority gets fulfilled: Some super awesome, make-you-want-to-do-backflips, can't-wait-'til-the-workday-is-done activities; that's what! Here are some choices:

WE DON’T WANT TO MISS:

BROOKLYN BLOGGERS MEETUP
Tuesday, May 17, 7 p.m.
Want to fulfill your nerd-tastic dream of meeting all your favorite local bloggers, live and in person? Now you can! At the Brooklyn Bloggers Meetup, going down tomorrow night. Happen to be a blogger yourself? Then you should definitely be there—you wouldn't want to let down your biggest fans.... Join up for some "boozing, networking and fun" and, of course, plenty of "Blogger Lagers." Five-dollar ticket cost goes to a Brooklyn family in need.
thebellhouseny.com

ALSO WORTH CHECKING OUT:

RUSTED ROOT AT THE BOWERY BALLROOM
Monday, May 16, 9 p.m.
Celebrating their first album in seven years, this legendary band will play with three original members (pictured) (quite a feat, given that the group was formed, oh, a mere 20 years ago), as well as four worthy newcomers. With tickets going for only $25, this is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to catch some of the sickest rock-bluegrass you could ever hope to see. Doors open at 8 p.m.
boweryballroom.com

TWO TRUTHS AND A LIE
Wednesday, May 18, 7:30 p.m.
"Blending fiction, memoir and the art of storytelling," this entertaining mind game features six presenters who'll regale you with tales that that fit into the category of Freaks, Geeks and Beauty Queens: Stories From Your School Daze. Some will be fact. Some will be fiction. Which is which is up to you to decide, but all will as fun to listen to as the next.
unionhallny.com