Sep 26

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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 20

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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 21

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Thru the Zoo 5K at Chehaw

Thru the Zoo 5K at Chehaw

Sep. 21, 12:00AM – 12:00PM

Enjoy running the only 5k that takes you through Chehaw Park and zoo! Race 5K like something's chasing you! Unique Zoo awards made by the zoo animals. Race past the meerkats, run faster then the cheetahs, past the jeering monkeys, roaring bears, and more! A beautiful flat course, that is nicely shaded with the scenic park to enjoy as you run your 5k. Race Day Registration is $35 and begins at 7:00 am on race day. 5K starts at 8:00 am. Awards will begin promptly at 9:00 am. Go >

Sep 21

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Museum Day

Museum Day

Sep. 21, 10:00AM – 4:00PM

Thronateeska Heritage Center will offer free planetarium shows to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday, September 21, 2019, as part of Smithsonian magazine's 15th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution's Washington D.C.- based museums. Download a ticket below. Go >

Sep 21

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Science Saturday

Science Saturday

Sep. 21, 10:30AM – 11:30AM

What are the trees trying to tell us? If you listen real close, we can hear them. Be sure to join Thronateeska Heritage Center on September 21st for Science Saturday. Together we will discover what we can learn from trees. Science Saturday is free for members and Museum Day ticket holders. 10:30 am to 11:30 am $4.50 for non members Go >

Sep 26

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September Planetarium Show

September Planetarium Show

Sep. 26, 10:00AM – Sep 28, 4:00PM

Life: A Cosmic Story tells the 14-billion-year saga of how we came to be. It's a journey from the microscopic view inside a plant cell to the vastness of our universe populated by billions of galaxies swirling in space. Playing in the Wetherbee Planetarium all day Thursday, September 26th - Saturday, September 28th. Go >