Sep 17

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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 >

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 14

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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 >

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 >

Sep 12

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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 >

Sep 13

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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 15

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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 >

Sep 13

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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 >

Sep 14

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2019 Nut Roll

2019 Nut Roll

Sep. 14, 7:00AM – 4:00PM

Come enjoy Southwest Georgia hospitality at a fully supported, fun-filled day of riding back roads, great food, and fun for the family at Chehaw Park. The Nut Roll touts low traffic patterns and beautiful scenery. The 104-mile loop takes you to the Welcome Center in Plains, GA, the hometown of President Jimmy Carter. All routes are clearly marked and mostly flat but not to disappoint we sprinkle in a few gentle rollers. The Nut Roll is fully supported and has generous rest stops flavored with great southern hospitality. Register early, save big and receive a FREE soft cotton tech T-shirt by Tultex. You’re our guest and every rider counts. No need to race back, guaranteed food for every rider! • Ride Options: 32, 49, 65 and 104 mile loops • Early Packet Pickup, Friday, September 13, 6-8 pm, Pretoria Fields Microbrewery, 120 Pine Ave., Albany, GA. Includes dinner and a pint of beer • Coffee and Dunkin Munchkins at start • Breakaway Cycles will be at start for last minute mechanicals • Fully supported rest stops with homemade goodies • "Pickle Juice", "Skratch", and Popsicles at all rest stops • Air-conditioned rest stops • Iced rags at all reststops • Finisher medals • Lunch provided • FREE Zoo and Park Entrance The Nut Roll is a fund-raising bicycle event that benefits Chehaw Park and also helps to promote Bicycle Advocacy in Southwest Georgia. Go >

Sep 14

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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 >

Sep 14

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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 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 >

Sep 15

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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 >

Sep 14

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Southern Soul Music Fest

Southern Soul Music Fest

Sep. 14, 3:00PM – 11:00PM

Get ready for the 2019 Southern Soul Music Festival! Great Artists, Music, Food and Fun! Tickets are $40 plus fees. This event is from 3-11PM at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds. Don't miss Midnight Star, Ginuwine, Pokey Bear and more! Get your tickets now. Go >

Sep 15

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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 >

Sep 15

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“The Road Not Taken” Opening Art Reception

“The Road Not Taken” Opening Art Reception

Sep. 15, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents “The Road Not Taken” Solo Exhibition by artist Quadre Curry. The exhibit dates are September 11-October 31, 2019 at the Renaissance Art Cafe with gallery hours of 5:00pm-8:00pm on Wednesdays-Fridays and 12:00pm-4:00pm on Saturdays. The Artist's reception will be September 15, 2019 @ 6pm. This will be an opportunity to meet Mr. Curry and purchase beautiful artwork. “The Road Not Taken” Solo Exhibition is organized by Renaissance Connection, Inc., an arts & cultural non-profit organization dedicated to supporting creativity through all forms of art for the educational advancement of the community. For more information about the exhibit, visit www.renaissanceconnect.com or call Femi Anderson @ 229-436-0802 or 229-869-3380. Go >

Sep 17

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AMA Art Lovers Book Club

AMA Art Lovers Book Club

Sep. 17, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

Candice Godby will lead the discussion on Oscar Wilde’s lone novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray. There is no cost to participate, and you are invited to bring a favorite beverage or finger food to the conservation. Please RSVP to 229.439.8400 or bookclub@albanymuseum.com by noon on Sept 17 so adequate seating can be ensured. Go >