Apr 17

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Justin Hodges Art Exhibit

Justin Hodges Art Exhibit

Apr. 17, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Opening reception for interdisciplinary artist Justin Hodges' Time Time and a Half exhibition in the East Gallery of the Albany Museum of Art. Go >

Apr 17

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What is Art?

What is Art?

Apr. 17, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Interdisciplinary artist Justin Hodges and panel including gallery owner Rob Matre, sculptor Glenn Dasher, Albany Museum of Art Executive Director Paula WIlliams and Renaissance Art Cafe owner Femi Anderson discuss the ages-old topic of what art is. Go >

May 12

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Wetherbee Planetarium

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just fulldome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

May 3

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AMA Toddler Takeover

AMA Toddler Takeover

On multiple days

Engage your child’s creativity through exhibitions, art-making, stories, and tours. Explore, learn and create each week with a different activity and theme. Go >

Apr 20

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SIAC Track & Field Championship 2018

SIAC Track & Field Championship 2018

Apr. 20, 12:00AM – Apr 22, 12:00PM

Come support college athletes from across the SIAC Conference as they compete in a variety of Track & Field events. Go >

May 13

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Flint RiverQuarium Animal Encounters

Flint RiverQuarium Animal Encounters

On multiple days

Animal Encounters take place throughout the aquarium on the weekend, but are normally scheduled for Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. in Skywater. Go >

Apr 20

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A Wild Affair

A Wild Affair

Apr. 20, 6:30PM – 10:30PM

Enjoy a wildly exciting evening on the Flint River at the Flint RiverQuarium! Go >

May 5

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ASU Club #5091 Toastmasters Meeting

ASU Club #5091 Toastmasters Meeting

On multiple days

Interested in improving your communication and public speaking skills? What about growing as a leader and gaining more confidence? Come check out ASU Toastmasters Club! Toastmasters provides a fun and supportive environment for each member to develop and improve public speaking skills, leadership skills, time management, and more! Go >

Apr 21

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Earth Day at the Flint RiverQuarium

Earth Day at the Flint RiverQuarium

Apr. 21, 10:00AM – 2:00PM

Join us as we celebrate Earth Day with special guests and activities. Learn about birds, butterflies, blooms, backyard vegetable gardening, bonsai, beekeeping, and more! Activities included with price of admission. Go >

Apr 21

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Family Day

Family Day

Apr. 21, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

Family Day at the Albany Museum of Art. The event is free, with art projects for all ages and a scavenger hunt. Go >

May 13

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Dive Shows

Dive Shows

On multiple days

Dive Shows take place at the Blue Hole viewing window and are included with general admission. Go >

Apr 21

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2018 Southern Soul Music Festival

2018 Southern Soul Music Festival

Apr. 21, 4:00PM – 11:00PM

We want to see you and the family at Southern Soul Music Festival. We will have food, drinks, music, entertainment & more.Saturday’s Music Festival will feature: Freddie Jackson, Leela James, Lakeside, Ruff Endz & Noel Gourdin! Go >

Apr 21

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All That Jazz

All That Jazz

Apr. 21, 6:00PM – 10:00PM

Join the Albany Chorale for a swingin' time at their annual fundraiser. Come enjoy music from jazz greats including Cole Porter, Hoagy Carmichael, Jimmy Van Heusen and more! Catering will be provided by Austin's Firegrill with options to please any taste. They will also have a cash bar for your enjoyment and a 50/50 raffle. Go >

Apr 21

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Casting Crowns

Casting Crowns

Apr. 21, 7:00PM – 10:00PM

Pre-Sale tickets are available now for Casting Crowns with special guest I Am They at the Albany Civic Center. Go >

May 8

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Toddler Takeover

Toddler Takeover

On multiple days

Engage your child’s creativity through exhibitions, art-making, stories, and tours. Explore, learn and create each week with a different activity and theme. Go >

Apr 27

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Phoebe Foundation Golf Classic

Phoebe Foundation Golf Classic

Apr. 27, 7:00AM

Be a participant in the Golf Tournament and enjoy a great round of golf at Doublegate Country Club, an 18-hole, par 72 challenge. You will not only enjoy a great round of golf, but you will also support The Light House, serving cancer patients in Southwest Georgia, at Phoebe. Tournament Format: 4 man scramble scored using Modified Callaway System Putt off for top two spots in each round Shotgun starts for a.m. & p.m. play Prizes awarded to 1st & 2nd place in a.m. & p.m. rounds Hole-In-One, Longest Drive & Closest-to-the-Pin prizes Go >

Apr 28

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Community Health and Wellness Seminar

Apr. 28, 9:00AM

The Weldon Springs Missionary Baptist Church, and Pastor Kelvin Hawkins, would like to invite the community to our first Health and Wellness Seminar, on April 28, 2018 from 9am to 1pm at Weldon Springs Sanctuary located at 2729 Leary Rd. Albany, GA 31721. Contact: Sis. Karen J. Lawrence – 229-296-3186 Sis. Louise Brinkley – 229-364-6251 Go >

Apr 28

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Party for the Planet at Chehaw

Party for the Planet at Chehaw

Apr. 28, 10:00AM – 2:00AM

It's a Party for the Planet and you're invited! All included in Zoo admission! Join us from 10-2 in the Zoo Plaza to help us celebrate earth day along with hundreds of other zoos and aquariums around the world! Go >

Apr 28

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Our Marvelous Moon

Our Marvelous Moon

Apr. 28, 1:00PM – 1:30PM

Travel to the moon with our Staff Astronomer, Jim, as he discusses all the wonders of our marvelous moon and other moons in our solar system. Go >

Apr 28

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GOOD LIFE DRUM Circle

GOOD LIFE DRUM Circle

On multiple days

Bring your rhythm, drums, chairs, dancing shoes and join the fun!! No skill level required just the willingness to share. Fun for the ENTIRE FAMILY!! In front of Turtle Park. Go >

Apr 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

Paint, sip and mingle! Albany Rocks Hide & Seek Go >

Apr 29

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Jazzin the Quarters: Spring Edition with Groove Centric Band

Jazzin the Quarters: Spring Edition with Groove Centric Band

Apr. 29, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents our Jazzin the Quarters: Spring Edition with Groove Centric Band featuring vocalist Heather Hayes (daughter of legendary singer Isaac Hayes) on April 29, 2018. We are celebrating Jazz Appreciation month with Jazz, Live Art, and an Auction starting at 6pm. This event is being held at the Chehaw Park Creekside Center. The cost is only 35.00 which will include a Jazz Supper Club entree. Proceeds to benefit Renaissance Connection, Inc. (a 501 (c) (3) organization) and to assist in promoting the arts in Southwest Georgia. Advance tickets are $35.00 and $40.00 at the door (limited tickets will be at the door). ***Reserved Table that seats 8 are only $275.00***To purchase tickets, visit www.renaissanceconnect.com and/or call 229-436-0802 or 229-869-3380. Go >

May 10

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2018 Fishing Rodeo

2018 Fishing Rodeo

On multiple days

Free to the public. Georgia fishing license required for ages 16 and up. Kids must have adult supervision. Go >

May 2

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Tadpole Time: Flower Power!

Tadpole Time: Flower Power!

May. 2, 9:30AM

Parents and pre-schoolers can visit the RiverQuarium for a special sharing time that includes story-time, an activity and a closer look at the animals at the RiverQuarium. In May, we will be making flower-building craft activities and will play a game called “Pin the Bug on the Flower.” Go >

May 3

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Cal Duke Book Signing

Cal Duke Book Signing

May. 3, 8:35AM

Cal Duke is a 1965 Albany High School graduate who just produced his first book after completing a 41-year career as a magazine publisher of Chamber of Commerce publications...Duke produced 15 publications for Albany back in the 1970's, 1980, and 1990's. HIs book, "Keep On Smilin" has five-star ratings on Amazon and is laced with southern humor, adventure, drama, sports, travel, adventure and romance. Paula Deen, Duke's classmate, and famous celebrity chef and former Albanian, wrote the blurp on the back cover for his book. Cal played baseball and football at Albany High back in the day. There are many interesting tales about Albany during the 1960's and early 70's. Go >

May 4

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Cubs Program

Cubs Program

On multiple days

Cubs Programs are specifically targeted for children ages 3 and 4. Join us in the Zoo with your little one from 9:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Cubs Programs are free with Zoo admission, and as always, free for members. Go >

May 4

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Food Gardening Basics with Farmer Fredo

Food Gardening Basics with Farmer Fredo

May. 4, 1:00PM – 2:30PM

Learn the basic techniques for gardening in raised-bed gardens and other small spaces. Participants will create a garden map, assemble no-tool raised bed gardens, make their own special soil mix, use the square-foot method, learn proper spacing for raised bed garden planting, and how to install micro-irrigation systems with timer. Facilitated by Fredando "Farmer Fredo" Jackson, urban farmer/local food champion, and executive director of Flint River Fresh. Go >

May 5

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Tift Community Market

Tift Community Market

On multiple days

A Community Market that provides fresh produce, assortment of talented artist and entertainment to Albany's oldest park. Go >

May 5

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Mother’s Day Science Saturday

Mother’s Day Science Saturday

May. 5, 11:00AM – 1:00PM

This Mother's Day all children are invited to make home or beauty products for all of the special women in their lives. All products and ingredients will be sponsored by #niikproducts. L.A.B. Enterprise provides entrepreneurial workshops that focus on the sciences for homeschools, public, private schools, and youth organizations. There is a suggested donation of $8 per family. Supplies is limited so first come first served. Every donation will go towards L.A.B Enterprise program. Go >

May 5

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Supper Series: Starry Starry Night

Supper Series: Starry Starry Night

May. 5, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Chef Johnny Gargano, owner of Gargano's In Albany Patrons and friends have the opportunity to enjoy a culinary experience unlike anything else available in Albany. With celebrated chefs from around the state who prepare gourmet meals and hosts that welcome you in their beautiful, private residences, you will want to put this on your calendar! Go >

May 5

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RAC’s Let’s Paint & Party Cinco De Mayo Style!

RAC’s Let’s Paint & Party Cinco De Mayo Style!

On multiple days

Renaissance Art Cafe Let's PAINT and PARTY: Cinco De Mayo Paint & Sip! Date: May 5,2018 Time 7:00pm-9:00pm and cost is 25.00 per adult! **Please arrive 15 minutes early so we can get started on time.*** We supply the instruction, art supplies, & fun...You may bring your favorite snacks and beverages! Location: Renaissance Art Cafe 123 N Front Street. You must register to attend! SPACE IS LIMITED! Register at www.renaissanceartcafe.com/classes to secure your seat! *If you are using valid credit (coupon), please advise. Go >

May 12

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Summer Science Saturday

Summer Science Saturday

May. 12, 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Free art activities sponsored by Albany Recreation and Parks. Wetherbee Planetarium shows $3.50 plus tax, per person. Go >

May 12

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Songs as Inspiration: The Freedom Singers

Songs as Inspiration: The Freedom Singers

On multiple days

The Albany Civil Rights Institute Freedom Singers, led by original SNCC Freedom Singer Rutha Harris, engage visitors through an oral history presentation filled with dynamic testimony of the Albany Movement marches and arrests and narrate the stories with emotionally charged performances of Freedom Songs. These special songs provided heart, soul and courage to movement participants Go >

May 12

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Mother & Daughter Luau

Mother & Daughter Luau

May. 12, 4:00PM – 7:30PM

Aloha! Ladies and Legacies! Mother’s Day weekend!! Food, Games, Prizes & More! Go >

May 12

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Swinging on the River

Swinging on the River

May. 12, 7:30PM – 10:00PM

It don’t mean a thing…if you ain’t got your ticket to our Swinging on the River Pops Concert on May 12, 2018 at 7:30pm! From Bernstein to Gershwin to Ellington, we will be swinging, singing, and dancing the night away on the Flint. Go >

May 12

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Movies in the Park

Movies in the Park

May. 12, 8:30PM – 10:00PM

Albany Recreation and Parks presents Movies in the Park, held on May 12 at The Club at Thornton Park. Bring your picnic blanket and lawn chairs for a family movie event in the park. If it rains, we'll take the movie inside the gym! Costumes welcome for kids. This week's movie is Frozen. The event is free! The address for the event is 210 Thornton Drive. Go >