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“What’s Going On” includes upcoming one-time events in and around Racine County such as breakfasts, dinners, car washes, rummage sales, parties and dances intended to be money-raisers by or in behalf of nonprofit community organizations, either held or requiring reservations within the next two weeks. Events held on a regular basis are not used. Announcements must arrive at The Journal Times by noon Tuesday before the desired Saturday publication date. Announcements may only be used one time. Send information to the Online Calendar at and select Benefit & Fundraiser under sections; mail information to Community, 212 Fourth St., Racine, WI 53403; fax to Loreen Mohr, 262-631-1780; or send email to

FEB. 20


Election Day Bake Sale: Faithbridge Church, 10402 Northwestern Ave., Caledonia, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, or until sold out. Complimentary coffee will be served.

FEB. 23


Sacred Heart Fish Fry: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2201 Northwestern Ave., 5-7 p.m. Fridays, Feb. 23-March 23. Costs are $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $5 for children ages 12 and younger. Pizza is available for $5. The menu includes hand-battered deep fried cod or oven baked cod, French fries or potato pancakes with applesauce, coleslaw, bread, dessert, milk and coffee. Beer, soda and bottled water will be sold.

St. Lucy Fish Fry: St. Lucy School gym, 3035 Drexel Ave., 4-7 p.m. Fridays, Feb. 23 and March 16. Costs are $9 for adults and $5 for a junior size. The menu includes breaded cod, fries, coleslaw, bread and butter, milk or coffee and dessert. A macaroni and cheese, fries and coleslaw meal costs $5. Carryouts are available.

St. Robert Bellarmine Fish Fry: St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 3320 S. Colony Ave., Union Grove (park in back), 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23. The menu includes baked or fried cod, french fries, potato pancakes, coleslaw, applesauce, macaroni and cheese, bread and dessert. Costs are $11 for a three-piece meal and $7 for a two-piece meal.

Taste of Burlington: Veterans Terrace, 589 Milwaukee Ave., Burlington, 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23. Tickets cost $125 or $950 for a table of eight. Featuring German food, wine, beer and live music by The Squeezettes. Call 262-763-6044. Proceeds fund the Burlington Area Chamber of Commerce scholarship program.

FEB. 24

Pasty Sale: Christ the King Lutheran Church, 3350 La Salle St., is taking orders for the annual pasty sale. Pasties cost $6 and can be ordered by calling 262-633-3281 or 262-639-5849. If no answer, leave a message with name, telephone number and number of pasties wanted. Pasty pick-up will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24.

Art in the Big Easy: The Branch, 1501 Washington Ave., 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24. Participants are invited to wear their Mardi Gras best and enjoy live music by The Blues Disciples, hors d’oeuvres, an art auction and raffles. Tickets cost $55 each or two for $100; $75 at the door. Proceeds benefit the Koss Family Foundation. Go to

FEB. 25

Strike Out Homelessness: Castle Lanes, 5615 Castle Court, noon Sunday, Feb. 25. Includes three rounds of bowling, shoe rental, snacks and the opportunity to participate in various raffles. Registration costs $25 per person or $15 for children ages 12 and younger. Proceeds will support the Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization (HALO). To register, go to

Turkey Dinner: Union Grove Masonic Center, 1021 11th Ave., Union Grove, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25. The menu includes turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, vegetables, salads, rolls, homemade dessert and beverage. The cost is $12 for ages 12 and older and $6 for children ages 11 and younger. Call 262-878-1837 to reserve tickets. Sponsored by Union Grove Chapter 71, Eastern Star. Some of the proceeds are used to fund music scholarships for Union Grove Elementary School students.

FEB. 28

Paint a Sea Turtle or Dolphin Fundraiser: Norway Town Hall, 6214 Heg Park Road, Waterford, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28. The cost is $25. Proceeds will go to the Norway Community Fund. Call 262-661-3344 for reservations.


Belle City Brewfest: “Once in a Blue Moon,” 1-5 p.m. Saturday, March 3, Festival Hall, 5 Fifth St. Tickets cost $25 in advance, $35 at the door and $8 for a designated driver. Sample more than 90 craft beers, ciders and hard sodas from more than 40 brewers; live music by Bella Cain; Stein Hoisting Contest; Homebrew Competition. Tickets at Timer’s Beverage Center, Ivanhoe Pub & Eatery, Carriage House Liquor Co. or go to A portion of the proceeds to benefit Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin.

Winos for Rhinos: Racine Zoo, 2131 N. Main St., 6-9 p.m. Saturday, March 3. Tickets cost $50 each or $90 for two (ages 21 and older event). Featuring a five-course dinner by Red Onion, wine pairing, animal encounters, presentations and silent auction. Go to or call 262-636-9189. Proceeds go to the care of the Racine Zoo's eastern black rhinos.


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