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Saturday, April 18, 2015 (14 events)


Wisconsin Watercolor 2014 (December 14, 2014 at 12:00pm - April 25, 2015 at 5:00pm)

From Calendar: Wustum Museum     Location: 2519 Northwestern Ave., Racine, WI
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10 am (2 events)

Ultimate Indoor Garage & Craft Sale (10:00 am - 3:00pm)

From Calendar: Fountain Banquet Hall

Location: 8505 Durand Ave., Sturtevant, WI

Details:

Shop til you drop!  More than 80 vendors at Fountain Hall.  $1 admission.

Kindred Collecting - Exploring Artworks of The Prairie School and RAM (10:00 am - 5:00pm)

From Calendar: Racine Art Museum

Location: 441 Main St., Racine

Details:

See a one-of-a-kind contemporary art exhibition representing examples from the collections of The Prairie School and the Racine Art Museum (RAM).  The exhibiton presents three-dimensional (sculpture, art jewelry, fibers, furniture) show alongside two-dimensional (paintings, prints, drawings).

"Kindred Collecting" runs from Feb. 15 through June 7.

11 am (1 event)

Princess Tea - Borzynski’s Farm & Floral Market (11:30 am - 12:00am)

From Calendar: Borzynski's Farm & Floral Market

Location: 11600 Washington Ave Sturtevant, WI 53177

Details:

Princess Tea - Borzynski’s Farm & Floral Market

Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 11:30am
Put on your Princess attire.
Bring your elegant manners.
And have some Royal fun!
Tea includes a delightful selection of finger sandwiches, desserts and your choice of specialty teas.
Princess games & crafts!
$14.95 per person (children & adults)
Limited seating, reservations required.
Recommended age 2- 8 years old

12 pm (2 events)

Pinwheels for Prevention Cookout (12:00 pm - 3:00pm)

From Calendar: SAFE Haven of Racine

Location: 1030 Washington Ave.

Details:

Join SAFE Haven of Racine for a free cookout and pinwheel garden planting to raise awareness for Child Prevention Month. Free food, family friendly games with prizes.

The pinwheel symbolizes the care-free childhood that every child deserves. A colorful pinwheel garden in SAFE Haven's front yard will serve as a gentle reminder to the community that while great strides are being made to solve issues of child abuse and neglect, there is still work to be done.

Parking available on nearby Pearl Street.

“Sun, Sand, Soccer and Lake Monster?” (12:00 pm - 4:00pm)

From Calendar: Racine Arts Council

Location: 316 Sixth St. Racine, Wis.

Details:

"Sun, Sand, and Lake Monster?" is a special interactive exhibit featuring a children's book written by local author and artist Jeff Levonian.

The book was illustrated by 20 local artists - each given free reign to interpret their portion of the story. The workis include acrylic painting, watercolor, mixed media, stained glass and metal sculpture. All are on display in the Racine Arts Council's ArtSpace Gallery, 316 Sixth St.  The gallery is open 12 to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Free admission.  Copies of the book and "Michi" stuffed toys will be available for purchase.

Each of the book's artworks will be available for purchase via an online auction  from March 6 through April 3.  Visit http://www.32auctions.com/racineartscouncil

Procees from the auction and the book/toy sales will benefit the Racine Arts Council.

Opening reception - Friday, March 6 from 6 to 9 p.m.

4 pm (1 event)

Racine Theatre Guild presents “The Giver” (4:00 pm - 6:00pm)

From Calendar: Racine Theatre Guild

Location: 2519 Northwesten Ave, Racine

Details:

Jonas lives in a regulated, safe society that has eliminated war, pain and everything else that might cause dissension, likde emotions, color and choice.  Everyone is assigned a role at age 12.  Jonas is selected to succeed The Giver, the person who retains memories of life before "sameness."  As Jonas gains knowledge and feelings, he sees the hypocrisy of his utopian world.

"The Giver" is adapted from the Newberry Award-winning novel by Lois Lowry.

Performances are at 7 p.m. Fridays 4/10 and 4/17; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday 4/11; 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday 4/18; 2 p.m. Sundays 4/12 and 4/19. Ticket info at: 262-633-4218

5 pm (1 event)

6th Annual Rock for Vets (5:00 pm - 11:59pm)

From Calendar: Memorial Hall

Location: 72 Seventh Street

Details:

Rock for Vets is back - and bigger!  For 2015, 8 bands on two stages at Racine's Memorial Hall. Meet and greet with Green Bay Packer Aaron Adams.  Raffles, food and beverages.

Upstairs stage: The Invaders, Fall Hazard, Mean Jake and the Krispy Brothers.  Downstairs stage: Spinal Trance, Amber My Ember, Glory Divine and Right Hand Man. Admission is $15. Veterans with ID $12.

Benefits area veteran's assistance programs.  Sponsored by Veterans Motorcycle Club of Wisconsin and Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin.

6 pm (1 event)

7th Annual Belle City Wine Tasting (6:00 pm - 9:00pm)

From Calendar: Masonic Center

Location: 1012 Main St., Racine

Details:

Annual fund-raiser for Small World Montessori School. Fine cheese, impressive appetizers and a wide array of wine and beer tastings. Guests will also have an opportunty to tour the historic Henry S. Durand mansion. The evening concludes with desserts in the mansion's lower party hall and bid on silent auction items, including Shedd Aquarium and Disney World trips.

Admission is $30 in advance. Tickets and details at http://www.swmschool.com/wine

7 pm (5 events)

Racine Theatre Guild presents “The Giver” (7:00 pm - 9:00pm)

From Calendar: Racine Theatre Guild

Location: 2519 Northwesten Ave, Racine

Details:

Jonas lives in a regulated, safe society that has eliminated war, pain and everything else that might cause dissension, likde emotions, color and choice.  Everyone is assigned a role at age 12.  Jonas is selected to succeed The Giver, the person who retains memories of life before "sameness."  As Jonas gains knowledge and feelings, he sees the hypocrisy of his utopian world.

"The Giver" is adapted from the Newberry Award-winning novel by Lois Lowry.

Performances are at 7 p.m. Fridays 4/10 and 4/17; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday 4/11; 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday 4/18; 2 p.m. Sundays 4/12 and 4/19. Ticket info at: 262-633-4218

Pageant Play (7:00 pm - 9:00pm)

From Calendar: Sixth Street Theatre

Location: 318 Sixth St., Racine

Details:

Over Our Head Players presents a satirical, comedy "Pageant Play," a look into the over-the-top world of children's beauty pageants. This play has it all - glitz, glamour, kidnapping, money and really, really small false teeth!

Performances are weekends from April 17 through May 3 at the Sixth Street Theatre, 318 Sixth St., Racine. Call 262-632-6802 or visit http://www.overourheadplayers.org

“The Scorcerer” (7:30 pm - 9:00pm)

From Calendar: UW-Parkside

Location: UW-Parkside Bedford Hall, 900 Wood Road, Kenosha

Details:

The Choral Arts Society of Southeastern Wisconsin and the UW-Parkside Opera Workshop collaborate to present the Gilbert & Sullivan operetta "The Scorcerer"   This Victorian era production features beautiful melodies, hysterial choruses, colorful costumes and humor.

Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Francis Bedford Concert Hall, 900 Wood Road, Somers.

Admission is $15 adults; $12 seniors; $5 students.  Advance tickets at Personal Touch Florists, 4060 N. Main St. or 5445 Spring St., Racine, or at http://www.choralartsonline.org

Haylofters present “Delivery” (7:30 pm - 9:30pm)

From Calendar: Malt House Theatre

Location: 109 N. Main St., Burlington, WI

Details:

What happens when a hospital accidentally overrbooks its maternity ward? Two very different couples find themselves sharing their big day in the same room - with hijinks and an emotional roller coaster. You won't want to miss this  comedy where problems are "born."

"Delivery" is presented at the historic Malt House Theatre, 109 N. Main St. Show times are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Special opening night ticket price of $8 per seat on Friday, April 10. All other shows, $10 per seat.  

Penguin Players present “That’s Entertainment” (7:30 pm - 9:30pm)

From Calendar: Eagles Club

Location: 319 Hamilton St. (Main and Hamilton streets)

Details:

Don't miss this high-energy cabaret-style revue! The Penguin Players will entertain you with songs old and new, dancing and comedy.

Performances at the Eagles Club ballroom, 319 Hamilton St.  7:30 p.m. 4/17, 18, 24 and 25; 3 p.m. 4/19 and 4/26.

General admission tickets are $8 advance; $9 at the door.   Advance tickets at: The Eagles Club, Academy of Dance, Hugs & Kisses, Magic Scissors, George's Tavern, Grapes 2 Glass, Nelson's Variety Stores, Sew & Save.

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