A spoonful of sugar helps the work week go down. BUY Sugar’s Fifth Birthday Celebration What: Twenty-five percent off all spring clothing and a trunk show from local jewelry designer Ruth Barzel. Why: Bon anniversaire. When: Sat., noon-5 p.m. Where: 1633 Wisconsin Ave. NW, b/t Reservoir Rd. & Q St. (202-333-5331). Alex Closing Sale What: Bid adieu to the beloved boutique with 60-80 percent off lines like Iodice, Toggery, and Orangia. Why: It ain’t over ’til it’s over. When: Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat., noon-6 p.m. Where: 1919 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, b/t 19th & 20th Sts. (entrance on Eye St.) (202-296-2610). SEE Brazilian Contemporary Printmakers What: Print works from more than twenty emerging and established Brazilian artists. Why: Blame it on Rio. When: Thru Apr. 25. Mon., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Where: Hillyer Art Space, 9 Hillyer Ct. NW, off 21st St. (202-338-0680). EAT Meridian Brunch What: The brand new brunch offers delights like caramel-pecan waffles, cornmeal-crusted catfish, and chicken and sausage gumbo. Why: You have to draw the line somewhere. When: Sun., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Where: 5832 Georgia Ave. NW, at Missouri Ave. (202-722-8882). DO Drunken Jenga What: Play the game, dance to music from Mister Disco, and drink $2 PBRs. Why: Don’t be so puzzled. When: Thurs., 8 p.m.- 2 a.m. Where: Rock and Roll Hotel, 1353 H St. NE, b/t 13th & 14th Sts. (202-388-7625).