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This weekend in Racine County, you can see a new play, rock out for hours, party with a president and enjoy some real maple syrup. Come along with Real Racine.

A British romp. A new comedy, “Jeeves Intervenes” opens Friday at the Racine Theatre Guild, 2519 Northwestern Ave. This play is about a couple of British playboys who need to be rescued from themselves. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Opening night includes pre-show appetizers and drinks. “Jeeves Intervenes” continues weekends through March 13. For tickets, call 262-633-4218 or visit

A night of rock. Rock out to a great cause this Saturday night. The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Racine presents “Rock for Relay” from 6 p.m. to midnight at Route 20 Outhouse, 14001 Washington Ave. (Hwy. 20), Yorkville. It features five local band performing a variety of music, including blues, funk, alternative, classic rock and hip-hop. Admission is $10. Visit

Party with George. Go back in time and party for the Fourth. It’s the George Washington Liberty Ball presented by Fourth Fest Racine as a fund-raiser for the 2016 Racine July 4 parade and fireworks. It runs from 6 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday at Fountain Hall, 8505 Durand Ave. There is music by Final Approach, a silent auction and raffles Costume dress or semi-formal attire is encouraged. Admission is $10 per person or $15 per couple. Visit

Home inspiration. If you’re thinking about a home remodeling project or two, Festival Hall, 5 Fifth St., is the place to be. The Journal Times 32nd Annual Home Expo runs Saturday and Sunday. There will be dozens of vendors, free seminars and experts on hand to answer your questions. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $3 for adults and free for youth ages 17 and younger.

Pancake time. A sure sign of spring arrives on Sunday. The first of four Sugarin’ Off Pancake Breakfasts takes place at River Bend Nature Center, 3600 N. Green Bay Road, Caledonia They will be serving pancakes with maple syrup made from their own trees. After breakfast, you’re invited to learn how maple syrup and sugar is made. Admission is $8 adults and $5 kids ages 6 to 10. Kids ages 5 and younger eat free. Visit

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Paul Holley is retired from careers in journalism, public relations and marketing but not from life. These days, he pretty much writes about what he feels like writing. You may contact him directly at:...