Dec 5

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STEAM Conference

STEAM Conference

Dec. 5, 9:00AM – 2:00PM

The Georgia Department of Education and the Albany Museum of Art are partnering again on STEAM (Science, technology, Engineering, Art and Math) education and the importance of the arts in interdisciplinary teaching and learning. Email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com to register. Cost: $15 registration fee (includes lunch) Contact: Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400 or email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com Go >

Dec 5

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Soul Thursday Paint Nite

Soul Thursday Paint Nite

On multiple days

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 >

Dec 8

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Arabian Nights “A Tale of Jasmine and Aladdin”

Arabian Nights “A Tale of Jasmine and Aladdin”

On multiple days

Ballet Theatre South features over fifty (50) local school-age dancers, as well as guest artists in feature roles. We guarantee you will be entertained as you experience classical choreography and spectacular stage effects expressing dance and music at its best. Arabian Nights, A tale of Jasmine and Aladdin The story of Jasmine and Aladdin doesn’t end with the defeat of Jafar. As our heroes plan a wedding, something evil is afoot as we meet Jafar’s secret daughter Jafara. Come join us and see where this new adventure takes us. December 6th 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM December 7th 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM December 8th 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Tickets can be purchased online through www.tututix.com or at the box office beginning one hour before each show. Go >

Dec 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 >

Dec 6

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Traditional Skills Gathering at Chehaw

Traditional Skills Gathering at Chehaw

Dec. 6, 9:30AM – Dec 8, 12:00PM

This extended weekend is lead by experienced instructors teaching traditional/primitive skills used by Native peoples around the world. Skills taught might include flint knapping, fire by friction, natural fiber cordage, bone tools, basketry, pottery, bows & arrows, atlatls & darts, edible & medicinal plants, blowguns, brain tan buckskin, twined bags, fingerweaving, traps & snares, fishing technologies and more! Go >

Dec 11

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Festival of Lights at Chehaw

Festival of Lights at Chehaw

On multiple days

Drive Through Only Nights: Dec. 6-11, 16-18, 26-31 $8/car member and $10/car nonmember Premium Nights: (Lights, Train, Santa, Sugar Shack, activities) Dec, 12-15 & 18-24 $10/car member and $15/car nonmember Train Ride $5/person (3 and under free) Members receive a pass for one free night and free hot chocolates for their family. Members must be registered by Dec. 1 to receive free pass. Go >

Dec 7

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Family Day

Family Day

On multiple days

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 >

Dec 7

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Kids Craft Day!

Kids Craft Day!

Dec. 7, 12:00PM – 3:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Kids Craft Day from 12-3PM. $5 per child (Ages 6 and up). Music by DJ Mj Styles. 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 >

Dec 7

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29th Annual Celebration of Lights Christmas Parade

29th Annual Celebration of Lights Christmas Parade

Dec. 7, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Ho Ho Ho it's almost that time! The 29th Annual Celebration of Lights Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 fromt 6PM till 8PM. The Christmas Village, located on the 100 block of Pine Avenue, will be open from 4PM to 9PM! This is sure to put you in the Christmas spirit! For parade and vendor registration, please visit www.albanyga.gov. Application Deadline: November 22, 2019 Email downtown@albanyga.gov with questions Go >

Dec 7

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Saturday Paint Nite

Saturday Paint Nite

On multiple days

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Saturday 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 >

Dec 9

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2019-2020 Children of the Dream Youth Art Competition Ceremony

2019-2020 Children of the Dream Youth Art Competition Ceremony

Dec. 9, 7:00PM – 8:00PM

Renaissance Connection, Inc. along with the King Day Celebration committee and the Dougherty County School System are partnering to present the 2019-2020 Children of the Dream Youth Art Competition & Exhibit. The competition is open to students from all the middle and high schools of Dougherty County. This year’s theme is Dream Big with Purpose! The awards ceremony will be held on December 9, 2018 at Renaissance Art Cafe, promptly at 7:00pm. Students will be able to place in 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, Best of Show, and the Rising Star category. The exhibit will officially start at the Renaissance Art Café Gallery on December 9, 2019. The COD exhibit is organized by Renaissance Connection, Inc., an arts & cultural non-profit organization dedicated to supporting creativity through all forms of art combined with the use of technology for the educational advancement of the community. This is the sixth year that RC has taken on the task of organizing this competition & exhibit. For more information about the exhibit, visit www.renaissanceconnect.com or call Femi Anderson, Executive Director @ 229-869-3380 or 229-436-0802. Go >

Dec 10

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Digital Camera Workshop

Digital Camera Workshop

Dec. 10, 5:30PM – 7:30PM

It’s the holiday season and you’re going to want it to be a picture perfect one. A course of shooting photos with a DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) camera is timed just right for the holiday season! The workshop led by Alex Wukoson is open to a wide range of photographers, from beginners who haven’t taken their camera out of the box to amateurs who want to learn new methods to advanced users who just want a refresher course. Cost: $15 for AMA members, $20 for future members Contact: Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400 or email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com Go >