Feb 7

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Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents “Works by Artist Henry Lee Gorham” Exhibition

Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents “Works by Artist Henry Lee Gorham” Exhibition

Feb. 7, 12:00PM – Mar 21, 8:00PM

Renaissance Connection presents “Works by Artist Henry Lee Gorham” Exhibition! The opening reception is Feb 7th at 6pm. The exhibit will be hosted by the Albany Area Arts Council at 215 N JACKSON Street in Downtown Albany! This event is free and open to the public. Come and meet the artist has he shows us his work about ‘SmallGrove, Ga USA! Art will be available for purchase. Visit www.renaissanceconnect.com or call 229-869-3380 for more information. Go >

Feb 23

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Benjamin Britton: This Unfolding Idyll

Benjamin Britton: This Unfolding Idyll

On multiple days

This exhibition runs through February 23rd in the East Gallery. AMA admission is always free! The captivating aspect of Benjamin Britton's work is to look beyond the abstract beauty to find the deeper meaning. Go >

Mar 9

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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 >

Feb 14

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Senior Valentine Bingo Breakfast

Senior Valentine Bingo Breakfast

Feb. 14, 10:00AM – 1:00PM

Albany Recreation and Parks ask you to join them for the annual Senior Valentine Bingo Breakfast. This event will include breakfast and bingo (for prizes only, no cash). Special guest speaker is Dr. Fonda Thompson, Executive Director of Open Arms, Inc. Purchase tickets at the Recreation and Parks office at 1301 N. Monroe, Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. Seating is limited. No tickets will be sold at the door. Go >

Mar 12

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Masud Olufani

Masud Olufani

On multiple days

The Albany Museum of Art brings you the Masud Olufani collection that will be in the Haley Gallery from Feb 14 - June 15. This is free admission. Sculptor and multimedia artist Masud Olufani takes you on a journey through language and history from the viewpoint of the African diasporic experience. Go >

Mar 12

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STACK: Lego Works

STACK: Lego Works

On multiple days

STACK: LEGO WORKS is the new collection by Mike Landers at the Albany Museum of Art. It will be in the East Gallery from Feb 14 - March 30. This event is free admission Kids and their parents have grown up playing with Legos. They've even been made into animated movies. Now, see them transformed into abstract art! Go >

Feb 14

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Picnic Under the Stars

Picnic Under the Stars

Feb. 14, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Want to do something special this Valentines Day but don't feel like waiting for hours at your favorite restaurant? Come enjoy a Picnic Under the Stars. A Valentines picnic in the Wetherbee Planetarium where guest can dine under the stars, enjoy a planetarium show, and a live star presentation called "Constellation Love Stories" while enjoying your favorite meal. This event is BYOBB "Bring your own basket and booze." Space is limited to 20 couples so reservations are REQUIRED. $25.00 per couple for non members $20.00 per couple for members Call Hannah Beth Hembree @229-432-6955 for reservations Payment is due at the time the reservation is made. Go >

Feb 14

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My Valentines Paint & Sip

My Valentines Paint & Sip

Feb. 14, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint & Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is My Valentines Paint and Sip from 6-8PM on Valentines Day! What better way to spend time with a loved one than painting together and creating some art. Priced at $45 per couple and $25 per adult, they provide step by step instructions and art supplies, you provide your favorite snacks and drinks! Renaissance Art Cafe is located at 123 N Front Street. Register at www.renaissanceartcafe.com Go >

Feb 17

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Over the River & Through the Woods

Over the River & Through the Woods

On multiple days

Theatre Albany Presents: Over the River & Through the Woods! Perfect for the Valentines Day season, come enjoy this play full of love and laughter and support local theatre! Go >

Mar 10

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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 >

Feb 16

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“Fair Game: Surviving a 1960 Georgia Lynching”

“Fair Game: Surviving a 1960 Georgia Lynching”

Feb. 16, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

Please join the Flint RiverQuarium in the Imagination Theater this Saturday at 10:00 am for a screening of “Fair Game: Surviving a 1960 Georgia Lynching”. Written, directed and produced by Boston-based documentary filmmaker Clennon L. King, of Albany, the 65-minute film profiles Blakely, Georgia, where 24 known Black men were lynched, and where, in 1960, a Black New Jersey Navy veteran risked becoming the 25th victim. This event is free and open to the public. Go >

Mar 10

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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 >

Feb 16

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Goaldigger’s Night

Goaldigger’s Night

Feb. 16, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Goaldigger's Night from 5-7PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Feb 17

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Albany Symphony Orchestra presents Symphony Sundays

Albany Symphony Orchestra presents Symphony Sundays

Feb. 17, 2:00AM

Symphony Sundays PRETORIA FIELDS | 2-4 P.M. THESE EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Sunday, February 17, 2019 "The Paul Mercer Trio" with Paul Mercer, Gabriel Monticello and Paul Stevens. Paul Mercer is a violinist and composer whose work focuses on the whispering in the wood of ancient violins and violas, and their hidden melodies. He is best known for his work with "The Changlings", The Ghosts Project", and Jill Tracy. Paul is joined by Albany Symphony Principal bass, Gabriel Monticello and percussionist, Paul Stevens. Go >

Feb 21

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Winter Reception

Winter Reception

Feb. 21, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

Meet and hear from artists who are exhibiting at the Albany Museum of Art -- Musad Olufani, Mike Landers and Benjamin Britton. This event is free and open to the public. Go >

Feb 24

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TinType Photography Pop Up at Pretoria Fields

TinType Photography Pop Up at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Tintype Photography is a historical and alternative process in Photography. It was mostly used from 1860-1870 and is most known for capturing portraits and scenes of The Civil War and the American Wild West. Here is your chance to grab your own tintype portrait while enjoying a beer and a lovely afternoon at your favorite farmhouse brewery, Pretoria Fields! Cost is $60 per Tintype Photograph. Go >

Feb 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

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

Mar 2

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SNICKERS(R) Marathon and Half Marathon

SNICKERS(R) Marathon and Half Marathon

Mar. 2, 7:00AM – 2:00PM

Qualify for Boston, by joining us for the Annual SNICKERS(R) Marathon and Half Marathon! Runners are treated to a flat, fast and friendly course with a Southern Hospitality experience. Albany Marathon, Inc. strives to be the "Best Small Town Race in America". Come race with us where every personal touch can be expected! Go >

Mar 2

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Albany’s Downtown Street Festival

Albany’s Downtown Street Festival

Mar. 2, 12:00PM – 9:00PM

Get ready for Albany's Downtown Street Festival, following the Snickers Marathon and Half Marathon! There will be several vendors and lots of fun, be sure not to miss it! 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 >

Mar 6

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Tadpole Time: Spring has Sprung!

Tadpole Time: Spring has Sprung!

Mar. 6, 9:30AM – 10:30AM

What does Spring bring? Rainbows, flowers, and baby animals! Come celebrate all the wonders of Spring with us at the FRQ! 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. It's FREE with your RiverQuarium membership or with regular admission. Participants will be free to enjoy the RiverQuarium on their own after the session. For reservations call 229-639-2650. Go >

Mar 7

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz at Pretoria Fields

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz at Pretoria Fields

Mar. 7, 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Geeks Who Drink brings the nation’s best live hosted pub quiz to Pretoria Fields starting on March 7th! Join us for 8 rounds of audio, visual and live hosted trivia. Our weekly quiz is free to play and we’ll be giving away prizes for answering bonus questions and gift cards for our top teams at the end of the night. Geeks Who Drink rules limit the total number of players on your team to 6, so gather your smartest friends and come down. Monthly prizes to be won, so bring your A game! Go >

Mar 9

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South Georgia Vietnam Veterans Homecoming Celebration

South Georgia Vietnam Veterans Homecoming Celebration

Mar. 9, 12:00PM – 7:00PM

Join us in giving our Vietnam Veterans the Welcome Home Celebration they deserved so many years ago! We want to honor our Vietnam Veterans near and far with food, fun, and even a parade! (Parade begins at 2 pm) Live music! Arts and Crafts Vendors! Entertainment! Food trucks! Ponies! REAL Military Vehicles on display! FREE meals for Vietnam Veterans! FREE raffle with great prizes! FREE cotton candy, popcorn, and snocones while supplies last! FREE beverages for Vietnam Veterans! FREE massages for Vietnam Veterans! Special appearance by decorated Vietnam Veteran, Captain Tommy Clack Go >

Mar 9

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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 >

Mar 9

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Junior League’s Dueling Pianos

Junior League’s Dueling Pianos

Mar. 9, 7:00PM – 11:00PM

Please join us for Junior League of Albany's annual Dueling Pianos fundraising event! Go >

Mar 12

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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 >