Nov 13

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Homeschool Days

Homeschool Days

On multiple days

Come explore the water cycle, see where water goes, how it moves and what we can do to conserve this precious resource. Morning Class 9:30-11:00 1st — 5th grades Afternoon Class 2:00-3:30 6th — 10th grades Classes will be hosted by the Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska Heritage Center. Prices are $10 per participant for non-members and free to members of both the Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska. Reservations are required for all Homeschool Day programs. Go >

Nov 13

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Home Tour Art Exhibition

Home Tour Art Exhibition

On multiple days

This exhibition opens Oct. 23, 2018 and continues through Feb. 2, 2019. The exhibit features a dozen artists who work in or who were educated in Georgia as they investigate interiors, domesticity and identity. The artists in Home Tour investigate the domestic environment through a lens that is simultaneously sugary sweet and sharply sour. Exposing the nature of place, these works are not without extreme beauty and whimsy, but they also offer a sensation of longing and nostalgia, and the desire for the feeling of belonging. Free admission! Go >

Nov 13

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Brian Dettmer: Selective Collective Memories

Brian Dettmer: Selective Collective Memories

On multiple days

Exhibition opens Oct. 25, 2018 and continues through Jan. 5, 2019. Brooklyn, N.Y., artist Brian Dettmer gives books new life as book sculpture. This exhibit is free admission! Go >

Nov 15

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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 >

Nov 15

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Trivia Night with Geeks Who Drink

Trivia Night with Geeks Who Drink

On multiple days

Trivia is back on Thursday Nights with Pretoria's new and improved audio system!!! Gather your team (1-6 people) and get signed up by 6:45. Enjoy food from Loco's and samples from Chicken Salad Chick! NEW - GRAND PRIZE: Each week, we will give points to the winning teams and at the end of this trivia season, the team with the most points will win a VIP excursion to Atlanta and a day on the Atlanta Beer Bus, all expenses paid for! Go >

Nov 15

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Corey Smith in Concert

Corey Smith in Concert

Nov. 15, 8:00PM – 10:00PM

Georgia native Corey Smith will be performing at the Veterans Park Amphitheater in downtown Albany, GA on November 15th! Gates open at 7 PM and the show begins at 8 PM. Tickets are $22 for General Admission and $32 for the PIT section plus fees. All tickets can be purchased online via Ticketmaster or in person at the Albany Civic Center Box Office. Please call the Albany Civic Center for additional information. Go >

Nov 16

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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 >

Nov 16

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What the Funk!

What the Funk!

Nov. 16, 7:30PM – 9:30PM

The AMA Contemporaries present What the Funk! It will feature artful entertainment by a funk music band, three AMA exhibitions, food, a cash bar and people you know--and want to hang out with--in their funkiest attire! You must be at least 21 years old to attend. www.albanymuseum.com/contemporaries Go >

Nov 17

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A Character Brunch

A Character Brunch

Nov. 17, 9:00AM – 12:00PM

"Be Our Guest" for the Junior League of Albany, GA, Inc.'s 2018 Character Brunch! All proceeds from this event will benefit The Liberty House & Children's Miracle Network. The main event will be from 10:00am-12:00pm, with a special VIP hour from 9:00am-10:00am. VIP tickets are limited so reserve yours soon! This Character Brunch will be a fun filled morning where our guests will be greeted by some of their favorite characters including princesses, superheroes, and more! (As the event gets closer and closer we will be announcing each one!) Children will have the opportunity to visit movie sets, meet their favorite characters, pose for photos, get their face painted, play games, and enjoy a light brunch. It will be a time to remember! Go >

Nov 17

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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 >

Nov 27

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Chehaw Holiday Market

Chehaw Holiday Market

Nov. 27, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Get ready for some festive gift foraging at Chehaw's third annual Holiday Market! Browse among a wide variety of offerings from local artisans, shops, and boutiques for only $3 per person. Located in the Creekside Center at Chehaw. Complimentary drink and hors d'oeuvres while you shop! Please contact Morgan at mburnette@chehaw.org for information about becoming a vendor! Go >

Nov 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

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

Dec 1

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Paws with Claus

Paws with Claus

Dec. 1, 2:00PM – 4:00PM

Does your pet have a wish for Santa?!? Bring them out to Pretoria Fields on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 2pm-4pm to benefit Friends of Chehaw! Donations received will purchase items off of the zookeeper wish list! Bring your own camera to take photos!! $10 Donation Don’t have a camera or forgot yours? No problem! We will be glad to take the photo for you and send it digitally! Help make a Merry Christmas for the zoo critters at Chehaw! Go >

Dec 7

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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 >

Dec 8

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Peppermint Pops-Instrument Petting Zoo at 10am Matinee at 11am

Peppermint Pops-Instrument Petting Zoo at 10am Matinee at 11am

Dec. 8, 10:00AM

Instrument Petting Zoo at 10am Matinee at 11am Peppermint Pops – Stories and Tales of the Season A longstanding favorite, Albany Symphony Orchestra’s Peppermint Pops features familiar family favorites from the holiday season….fa la la la la. Enjoy and experience, POLAR EXPRESS, along with an updated, lively version of ‘TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, along with the traditional and always popular festive sing alongs and seasonal favorites. Come one, come all! Go >

Dec 8

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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 >

Dec 8

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Peppermint Pops - Stories of the Season

Peppermint Pops - Stories of the Season

On multiple days

A longstanding favorite, Albany Symphony Orchestra's Peppermint Pops features familiar family favorites from the holiday season.... fa la la la la. Enjoy and experience, POLAR EXPRESS, an updated, lively version of 'TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, along with the traditional and always popular festive sing alongs and seasonal favorites. Come one, come all! Go >

Jan 31

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Georgia Quail Invitational

Georgia Quail Invitational

Jan. 31, 12:00AM – Feb 2, 12:00PM

Southwest Georgia Chapter of Quail Forever's premier social and quail hunting event. The GQI is the chapter's largest fundraising event. Monies raised benefit conservation and youth outdoor activities. Go >

Mar 2

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Bach to Brubeck – featuring Chris Brubeck and Triple Play

Bach to Brubeck – featuring Chris Brubeck and Triple Play

Mar. 2, 7:30PM

The Albany Symphony Orchestra welcomes jazz great, Chris Brubeck and his group Triple Play for a concert full of jazz, tracing the roots of jazz back to the music of J. S. Bach! Experience a evening of music and Chris Brubeck, son of Dave Brubeck, as a soloist with the orchestra and as a member of Triple Play – all the cool cats will be there…will you?! Go >

Apr 26

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A Wild Affair at Abigail Plantation

A Wild Affair at Abigail Plantation

Apr. 26, 6:00PM

A Wild Affair is the Flint RiverQuarium's signature fundraising event. Go >