Aug 20

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Turtle Tag Contest

Turtle Tag Contest

On multiple days

Winning an Albany, GA getaway is a SNAP! Snap a selfie with an Albany, GA turtle and upload to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using #TurtleTag for your chance to win! Go >

Aug 17

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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 >

Aug 15

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An Evening for Astronomy

An Evening for Astronomy

Aug. 15, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

Make plans to join Thronateeksa Heritage Center on August 15th as we start our Astronomy Lecture Series with Karl Gould. Karl Gould is a retired aerospace engineer and astronomy professor. In the first lecture of the series, Karl will be discussing “What’s Out There.” This will be a basic introduction to astronomy and the world around us. Learn about stars, moons, and other planets in our galaxy. This lecture is recommended for ages 8 and up, but all ages are welcome. Free for everyone. Go >

Aug 15

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Trivia at Pretoria Fields

Trivia at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Come out and play with Geeks Who Drink and grab your favorite favorite pint of beer made from ingredients grown in South Georgia soil! Go >

Aug 18

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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 >

Aug 16

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Girls Nite Out

Girls Nite Out

Aug. 16, 5:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Girls Nite Out from 5-9PM. $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 >

Aug 16

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Karaoke with Mark at Pretoria Fields

Karaoke with Mark at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Grab a pint of Pretoria Fields Collective beer and belt out your favorite song! Go >

Aug 17

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Yoga in the Park

On multiple days

Join Albany Yoga Project, a Baptiste Power Yoga Affiliate, at 10 AM for Yoga in the Park! Yoga Ambassadors will lead participants in a free yoga class at Tift Park Community Market. All ages are welcomed! Please bring your own mat & water, and we will see you on your mat! Go >

Aug 18

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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 >

Aug 17

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Hammer Jam 2019 for Habitat

Hammer Jam 2019 for Habitat

Aug. 17, 5:30PM – 11:00PM

Hammer Jam is Flint River Habitat's biggest event of the year! With live bands, great food, and drinks, you are sure to have a great time! Hammer Jam for Habitat 2019 is Flint River Habitat for Humanity's 7th annual fundraiser! We have 3 great bands lined up: Kinchafoonee Cowboys, Bo Henry Band, and Bandages. There will be a silent auction, live auction, raffles, and food and drinks available for purchase. 100% of proceeds go towards Flint River Habitat for Humanity to build and rehab homes for veterans and other families in need.Tickets are $25 in advance OR $35 the day of the event. VIP tables are available for purchase (contact tstanfield@flintriverhabitat.org or call us at 229-446-8199 for VIP tables).Bring a lawn chair and come join us! Go >

Aug 18

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Chehaw RC Race

Chehaw RC Race

On multiple days

Chehaw RC is a volunteer organization that hosts monthly club races. You do not have to be a member to attend. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/1420442984876459/about/ Go >

Aug 18

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Albany Seafood Festival

Albany Seafood Festival

Aug. 18, 12:00PM – 9:00PM

Get ready for the Albany Seafood Festival, Sunday August 18th from 12-9PM! Lawn chairs and tents are welcome. There will be a live DJ, vendors and more! This event will be held at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds. General admission is $10 plus fees. Purchase a $40 All you can eat ticket & receive free parking & admission. Go >

Aug 21

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Open Paint Nite!

Open Paint Nite!

Aug. 21, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Open Paint Nite from 6-9PM. $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 >

Aug 22

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Soul Thursday Paint Nite

Soul Thursday Paint Nite

Aug. 22, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Soul Thursday from 5-8:00PM. $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 >

Aug 23

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Friday Nite Out

Friday Nite Out

Aug. 23, 5:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! Friday night is Friday Nite Out from 5-9PM. $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 >

Aug 24

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Family Day

Family Day

Aug. 24, 12:00PM – 4:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Family Day from 12-4PM. $25 per adult, $15 per child (6-11), $20 per child (12-20). 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 >

Aug 24

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Open Paint Nite!

Open Paint Nite!

Aug. 24, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Open Paint Nite from 7-9:00PM. $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 >

Aug 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

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

Sep 3

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Toddler Takeover

Toddler Takeover

On multiple days

Toddler Takeover is designed for children 15 months to 3 years old, but it’s also sibling friendly. Each themed program fully engages children’s creativity with art projects, art activities, storytelling and gallery visits, all tailored to their age group. Cost: Free for AMA members, $5 for non-members. Go >

Sep 6

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Chehaw Cubs Program

Chehaw 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 >

Sep 6

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AMA Art Chat

AMA Art Chat

On multiple days

Drop in for lively conversation about current exhibitions at the Albany Museum of Art. Sessions are free and open to the public. Go >

Sep 7

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Yoga in the Gallery

Yoga in the Gallery

On multiple days

With images by Figure Forward artist William Downs as the backdrop, the Albany Museum of Art and Albany Yoga Project are teaming up to expand and stretch out your experience at the AMA. There is no fee (donations to AMA and AYP will be accepted) and each class is limited to 25 participate. Reserve a spot by contacting Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400. Go >

Sep 10

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An Evening for Educators

An Evening for Educators

Sep. 10, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

The Albany Museum of Art teams up with Flint RiverQuarium, Thronateeska Heritage Center, Chehaw Park, the Albany Symphony Orchestra and Albany Civil Rights Institute to show our educators how much they are valued. There will be food trucks and entertainment as educators learn what local arts and cultural organizations have to offer in support of local classrooms. All teachers who attend will participate in a raffle from each institution, receive discounts on beverages, and have the opportunity to unwind and just have some fun. Admission: Free for educators and their families with presentation of teacher ID. Go >

Sep 10

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An Evening for Educators

An Evening for Educators

Sep. 10, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

Come out for An Evening for Educators! The Albany Museum of Art, Albany Civil Rights Institute, Albany Symphony Orchestra, Chehaw Park, Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska Heritage Center are hosting this 2nd annual teacher appreciation event. Educators can enjoy music by Evan Barber, food trucks and discount beverages (with teacher ID) while learning how Albany's arts and cultural organizations can help them during the school year. The event is free for educators and their families with teacher ID. Go >

Sep 11

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Figure Drawing with William Downs

Figure Drawing with William Downs

Sep. 11, 5:30PM – 8:00PM

Figure Forward artist William Downs, known for his figure drawings that intersect figure study and psychological allegory, will teach this figure drawing class. All skill levels welcomed, and materials are included in the fee. Cost: $50 for AMA members and $65 for non-members. Contact annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com or call 229.439.8400. Go >

Sep 12

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Homeschool Day at the AMA

Homeschool Day at the AMA

On multiple days

Each date will focus on specific curriculum and will incorporate exhibitions on display at the Albany Museum of Art. The program is geared toward children in K5-5th grade. Cost: $5 for AMA members, $10 for non-members Go >

Sep 12

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Conversations with Contemporary Artists

Conversations with Contemporary Artists

Sep. 12, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

Jill frank, William Downs and Jaime Bull—the three artists whose work is featured in the Albany Museum’s Figure Forward exhibition—will talk about their work and how it addresses body movement, identity, human relationships and the concept of beauty. This event is free and open to the public. Go >