… we have a small favor to ask. Thousands of people have placed their trust in the Racine County Eye’s high-impact journalism because we focus on solutions-based journalism.
With no shareholders or billionaire owners, we can provide trustworthy journalism that focuses on helping readers.
Unlike many others, Racine County Eye’s journalism is available for everyone to read, regardless of what they can afford to pay. We do this because we believe in information equality. Greater numbers of people can keep track of events, understand their impact on people and communities, and become inspired to take meaningful action.
If there were ever a time to join us, it is now. Every contribution, however big or small, powers our journalism and sustains our future. Support the Racine County Eye from as little as $5 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.
It’s a weekend of last chances and indoor fun in Racine County. There’s live theater, art, basketball action and something old. Real Racine has you covered.
Last call. The exhibition, “(in) Organic,” concludes its run this Sunday at the Racine Art Museum. 441 Main St. The artists have used artificial materials, like polymer and acrylic yarn, or organic materials, like handmade paper and ceramics. The exhibit includes what RAM calls “extraordinary representatives of familiar forms.” Weekend hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 12 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Details at www.ramart.org
Don’t miss it! It’s the final weekend for “One Slight Hitch,” a wedding comedy farce at the Racine Theatre Guild, 2519 Northwestern Ave. It’s a story with a wacky family and equally wacky guests. Performances are at 7 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. For tickets, call 262-633-4218 or visit www.racinetheatre.org.
Bring it in. Ever wondered about that old vase or carved box or general old thing that’s kicking around your home? You can find out what it’s worth at the Waterford Public Library’s Antique Appraisal Fair on Saturday. Barbara Eash, Milwaukee Public TV Appraisal Fair coordinator and a certified appraiser, will be hand to evaluate antique items. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library, 101 N. River St. The cost is $5 per item. No coins, stamps or firearms. Advance registration is required. Call 262-534-3988.
Basketball time. Racine County’s own professional basketball team, the Racine Storm, host the Danville Riverhawks at 7 p.m. Saturday at Case High School, 7345 Washington Ave., Mount Pleasant. The Storm are 5-2 overall (3-0 at home) in Premier Basketball League play. This Saturday’s game is Celebrating Community Center Youth Sports Programs with all tickets just $5. At halftime, local Community Center leaders will compete for a cash donation to their programs. Fans will have a chance to win gift cards. Visit www.racinestorm.net