Oct 14

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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 >

Oct 13

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Cubs Programs

Cubs Programs

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. These programs are specially tailored to fit the interests and attention span of children ages 3 and 4. Each program includes a hands-on animal experience, a craft, and an animal related story. Go >

Oct 14

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Tift Park Community Market

Tift Park Community Market

On multiple days

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

Oct 13

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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 >

Oct 13

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Imagination Theater Showtimes

Imagination Theater Showtimes

On multiple days

Fridays: MicroPlanet 1:15, Wild Pacific 2:15, Kings of Baja 3:15, Alligator Kingdom 4:15 Saturdays: MicroPlanet 1:15, Wild Pacific 2:15, Kings of Baja 3:15, Alligator Kingdom 4:15 Sunday MicroPlanet 1:15, Wild Pacific 2:15, Kings of Baja 3:15, Alligator Kingdom 4:15 Go >

Oct 14

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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 >

Oct 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

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

Oct 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 >

Oct 14

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ASU 2017 Football Schedule

ASU 2017 Football Schedule

On multiple days

Come cheer on the Golden Rams! Go >

Oct 17

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Toddler Tuesday

Toddler Tuesday

On multiple days

Starting Tuesday, September 5th, Albany Museum of Art will have Toddler Tuesday every Tuesday. $5 for non-members and free to members. Bring your toddler for a different project each week. Go >

Oct 14

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2017 October Fishing Rodeos

2017 October Fishing Rodeos

On multiple days

October 4th- 8:00 am - 11:00 am October 14th- 8:00 am - 2:00 pm October 21st- 8:00 am - 2:00 pm, Last fishing rodeo of the year. Go >

Nov 2

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Toddlersaurus Time

Toddlersaurus Time

On multiple days

This program is best suited for ages 3 and up. Join us as we learn all about the upcoming eclipse. Free for members, $3.00 for non-members. Reservations are not required but are encouraged. Go >

Oct 12

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ASU Homecoming Schedule of Events

ASU Homecoming Schedule of Events

Oct. 12, 12:00AM – Oct 14, 12:00PM

Whether it’s your first or 50th celebration, Albany State University Homecoming is a special time, indeed. This year, we’re declaring that “There’s No Place Like Home…Coming!” ASU Homecoming is all about you — the alumni, the student, the ASU supporter, the dedicated, proud and resilient Golden Ram. Get ready for the ultimate celebration at the home of the true blue-and-gold. The week-long schedule of events includes something for everyone. Spend time with old friends, reminisce on past memories and delight in the joy of new ones. Whatever you choose, Homecoming 2017 will be unforgettable. Grab a friend and make plans for an extraordinary Homecoming experience at the one and only Albany State University. Go >

Oct 19

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Story Time at Northwest

Story Time at Northwest

On multiple days

Best for ages 3-5. Groups should make reservations to prevent over-crowding. Families are welcome too! Go >

Oct 14

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Crafter’s Anonymous

Crafter’s Anonymous

Oct. 14, 3:00PM – 4:30PM

Looking for a new project to try, or just want to work on your own project around other crafters? Then Crafters Anonymous is the group for you! This month we'll be creating burlap Candle Holders. Go >

Oct 14

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Eddie’s Stone Song, Odyssey of the First Pasaquoyan: an Opera in One Act

Eddie’s Stone Song, Odyssey of the First Pasaquoyan: an Opera in One Act

Oct. 14, 5:30PM – 5:30PM

Eddie's Stone Song, Odyssey of the First Pasaquoyan explores the protagonist's journey, from his early years as a sharecropper’s son, to his wild nights in Greenwich Village, to his transformation into the self-anointed St. EOM. Go >

Oct 14

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Buddy Check 10k, 5k Trail Run & 1 Mile Fun Run

Buddy Check 10k, 5k Trail Run & 1 Mile Fun Run

Oct. 14, 7:30PM – 11:00AM

Buddy Check 10k is back! Join us as we run and walk to support the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia. Go >

Oct 14

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ASU Homecoming Pep Rally and Social

ASU Homecoming Pep Rally and Social

Oct. 14, 8:00PM – 11:59PM

Featuring the ASU Cheerleaders, Marching Rams Show band and Pam & Sam the Rams. Enjoy fun, food, vendors DJ and live music. Go >

Oct 17

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Rock Painting at Southside

Rock Painting at Southside

Oct. 17, 4:00PM – 5:00PM

Paint a rock or two (bring your own; or use ours), then take it with you and hide it for someone else to find. That's it! Wear clothes you don't mind getting paint on. Free and open to the public. Saturday, October 17, 4 p.m., at Southside Library Go >

Oct 19

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Painting Program with a Twist!

Painting Program with a Twist!

Oct. 19, 6:00PM – 7:30PM

Create fall-inspired wall art from vinyl records! Receive guidance to create your own vinyl record art; Vinyl records and art supplies provided. Go >

Oct 19

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Tales From The Grave

Oct. 19, 6:00PM – 6:00PM

This is a free event and open to the public. Michael harper a historian best known for his work with local cemeteries will be discussing one of his more recent research projects. Go >

Oct 19

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Tales from the Grave

Tales from the Grave

Oct. 19, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

Michael Harper, a historian best known for his work with local cemeteries, will be discussing one of his more recent research projects. Pone’s Aiding Society Cemetery was lost for decades, until Mr. Harper stumbled upon the cemetery by accident. Go >

Oct 21

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Touch-A-Truck

Touch-A-Truck

Oct. 21, 10:00AM – 1:00PM

Name a child who wouldn't love to climb aboard a fire truck, big rig, or bulldozer! Touch a Truck provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types - public service,emergency, utility, construction, transportation, delivery, and just plain cool - all in one place. Those young and young at heart will be allowed to touch, climb, on and ask questions about their favorite trucks in a safe, supervised environment. Accompanying personnel will teach the children about the equipment displayed and how these machines help us and our community! Go >

Oct 21

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John Deere Day of Play

John Deere Day of Play

Oct. 21, 2:00PM – 4:00PM

For one day only Flint Ag & Turf in Leesburg is turning the dealership from a place of business to a place of play. A Day of Play will allow kids and their families to enjoy games, entertainment and wholesome fun. Plus, parents will get to experience the latest and greatest John Deere equipment at the Drive Green event. This is a free event and we look forward to seeing you there! Don't forget to pre-register for your chance to win a toy Gator! Saturday, October 21st 2017 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. 741 US Highway 82 Leesburg, GA 31763 229-432-7468 Go >

Oct 21

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Urban Fiction Book Club

Urban Fiction Book Club

Oct. 21, 3:00PM – 4:30PM

If you enjoy books by Zane, Wahida Clark, Noire, Terri Woods and other urban fiction writers, then the Urban Fiction Book Club at Central is for you. The book for this month is "Queen Sugar" by Natalie Baszile. Go >

Oct 21

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Masquerade Ball

Masquerade Ball

Oct. 21, 6:30PM – 10:30PM

The Terrell County Historic Preservation Society will be hosting its first ever Masquerade Ball on Saturday, October 21st at the Fancy Fig in Parrot, GA. The event is open to the public and is $20 for Historic Society members and $30 for non-members. This includes food, drinks, door prizes, and lots of other surprises. The event will feature live entertainment provided by the Shaun Crane band from Columbus. Traditional masquerade masks and attire are encouraged. On-Site childcare will be provided for a small fee. For more information on childcare or to make reservations, call Travis at 229.938.6521. Go >

Oct 22

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RAC’s Let’s PAINT and PARTY Breast Cancer Awareness

RAC’s Let’s PAINT and PARTY Breast Cancer Awareness

Oct. 22, 6:00PM – 6:00PM

Renaissance Art Cafe Let's PAINT and PARTY: Paint on Purpose for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Date: October 22, 2017 Time 5:00pm-7:00pm and cost is 25.00 per person! **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: Albany Area Arts Council. You must register to attend! SPACE IS LIMITED! Register at www.renaissanceartcafe.com/classes to secure your seat! Go >

Oct 26

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Traditional Skills Gathering at Chehaw

Traditional Skills Gathering at Chehaw

On multiple days

Chehaw's Traditional Skills Gathering is an extended weekend with experienced instructors teaching traditional primitive skills used by Native Peoples around the world. Skills taught might include flintknapping, fire by friction, cordage, bone tools, bows and arrows, atlatls and darts, blowguns, edible and medicinal plants, shelter, fishing technologies, traps and snares, basketry, pottery, brain-tan buckskin, twined bags, finger weaving, and more! Primitive Camping, breakfast, and lunch included with fee. Go >

Oct 26

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Pajama Stories

Pajama Stories

Oct. 26, 6:30PM – 7:00PM

Come dressed in your PJs for an hour of fun, games, and stories!  Go >

Oct 27

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Itty Bitty Halloween

Itty Bitty Halloween

Oct. 27, 10:15AM – 11:00AM

Bring the little ones in their costumes for a Halloween-themed Toddler Time. Best for ages 0-2 with a parent partner. Go >

Oct 27

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Tricks and Treats

Tricks and Treats

Oct. 27, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

Tricks & Treats is a fun annual event held the Friday before Halloween in conjunction with Thronateeska Heritage Center. It provides a safe venue for trick or treating throughout the Flint RiverQuarium and along the "Candy Path" (aka Riverfront Trail) to Thronateeska Heritage Center where more fun awaits! Go >

Oct 28

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Flint River Blues & BBQ Fest feat Zac Harmon

Flint River Blues & BBQ Fest feat Zac Harmon

On multiple days

The event will feature as headliner, the vocals and guitar of Zac Harmon. HomeBoy BBQ Cookoff will allow for every family's favorite BBQer to compete for cash and prizes. Go >

Oct 28

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Spooktacular at Chehaw 2017

Spooktacular at Chehaw 2017

Oct. 28, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

Join us for not-so-spooky Halloween fun Saturday, Oct. 28! We'll have Halloween themed fun for all ages! Come in costume for a chance to win prizes! Go >

Oct 28

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DAY OUT WITH THOMAS™: THE FRIENDSHIP TOUR 2017

Oct. 28, 10:00AM – Oct 29, 10:00AM

All aboard! Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to join him for a day of friendship and family fun at Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017. Children everywhere can spend the day with their friend Thomas when the #1 Engine pulls into SAM SHORTLINE beginning October 20. Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017 is presented by Mattel. This fun-filled event offers children and their families the opportunity to take a ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular Thomas & Friends™ series. In addition, they will meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway and enjoy a day of Thomas-themed activities. The tour, now in its 22nd year, will make 42 stops across the U.S. and Canada and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2017. In celebration of this year’s theme, Day Out With Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017 will feature an array of friendship-inspired activities. Attendees will be able to participate in events that encourage and celebrate friendship including photo opportunities, crafts, and a fun activity that invites kids to collect passport stamps throughout the day to receive a trio of Day Out With Thomas friendship bracelets. The 2017 tour theme is in line with this year’s Thomas & Friends global brand campaign, ‘Set Friendship in Motion’ - a campaign that ties together content, social integrations, and event activations across the entire Thomas & Friends franchise to highlight the importance of first friendships and the development of key friendship skills in toddlers Go >

Oct 28

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Paul Peach Masterworks Concert #1

Paul Peach Masterworks Concert #1

Oct. 28, 7:30PM – 9:30PM

Starting our season off with a bang, this Latin infused concert, with a spotlight on percussive sounds, will feature music from Carmen as well as the popular musical West Side Story. Come prepared to move and groove in your seats! Join us at 6:30pm before the concert for Know the Score! All your questions answered and more! Join us before each Masterworks concert for a Q&A with conductor Claire Fox Hillard and gain insight into the music, composers, musicians, and instruments you will be enjoying during that evening’s concert. Go >

Nov 1

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Garden Bros Circus

Garden Bros Circus

Nov. 1, 4:30PM – 4:30PM

Family Fun Circus Go >

Nov 1

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Garden Brothers Circus

Garden Brothers Circus

Nov. 1, 4:30PM – 4:30PM

On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, the Garden Bros Circus returns to the Albany Civic Center! There will be two shows starting at 4:30PM and 7:30PM. Go >

Nov 4

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Pop-Up Kids Yoga Flint Riverquarium

Pop-Up Kids Yoga Flint Riverquarium

Nov. 4, 10:00AM – 10:00AM

Flint Riverquarium will host Albany Yoga Projects Kids Pop-Up Yoga, Saturday November 4th at 10 am. Baptiste Kids Yoga with AYPs founder and Baptiste Certified teacher Sylvia Maxwell. Go >

Nov 5

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Discovery Days

Discovery Days

On multiple days

Bring the whole family and join the fun with arts and crafts, storytelling, live animal presentations and more from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. the first and third Sunday of each month throughout the year. It’s FREE with your RiverQuarium membership or with regular admission. Designed for children ages 5 and up, each month features a different theme. Children receive a free F.U.N. Passport that is stamped on each Sunday visit. Go >

Nov 7

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Southwest Georgia Regional Fair

Southwest Georgia Regional Fair

On multiple days

71st Annual Southwest Georgia Regional Fair, sponsored by The Exchange Club of Albany Tuesday, Nov. 7th thru Sunday, Nov. 12th (2017) 810 South Westover Blvd, Albany, GA 31707 229-436-8827 Go >

Nov 11

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Holiday Chili Run 2017

Holiday Chili Run 2017

Nov. 11, 8:00AM – 8:00AM

5K, 15K and 1 mile Run/Walk Go >

Nov 11

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Movie Premiere

Movie Premiere

Nov. 11, 10:30AM – 11:00AM

In the Wetherbee Planetarium, best suited for ages 2 to 5. An all-time favorite, “Larry Cat in Space,” is back! The classic show will be making its return to the Planetarium for the first time in 10 years. Don’t worry if you miss the premiere. Larry Cat in Space will be playing all month long at the Wetherbee Planetarium. Go >

Nov 11

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Science Saturday

Science Saturday

Nov. 11, 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Discover how the Mayflower made it to America and test out your own boat building skills at November’s Science Saturday. Go >

Nov 11

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RC’s Jazzin the Quarters: Smooth Saturday Edition

RC’s Jazzin the Quarters: Smooth Saturday Edition

Nov. 11, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Renaissance Connection's Jazzin the Quarters Series is back! Join us on November 11th for our Smooth Saturday Edition! Thanks to our presenting sponsor Procter & Gamble, we will have an evening of Jazz, Live Art, an our Art Auction and a Jazz Supper club meal! Our featured band is Steven Spraggins and the Movement Band! Tickets are available at click for details. You can also inbox us, and/or call 229-869-3380 and 229-436-0802. *Reserved Tables only $275.00* Go >

Albany Area Crime Stoppers

On multiple days

Anyone concerned about Crime is welcome to attend. Albany Area Crime Stoppers is a local non-profit community action program that operates on the information given by anonymous citizens. The goal of the program is to collect tips that will result in solving crimes and assist in arrests. This program is comprised of a board of local volunteers concerned about the safety of this community. Additional support comes from our partners at the local media and law enforcement. Go >