Jan 21

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Looking at America and Painting What I Want, How I want and How I See It

Looking at America and Painting What I Want, How I want and How I See It

On multiple days

Don't miss the AMA's new exhibit: Looking at America and Painting What I Want, How I want and How I See It: Works by Dean Mitchell. This exhibit will be open from January 9th-March 28th. Go >

Jan 21

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Do Not Hand Me Over to the Impure Whiteness of Noon: A Hemings Elegy

Do Not Hand Me Over to the Impure Whiteness of Noon: A Hemings Elegy

On multiple days

Don't miss the AMA's new exhibit, Do Not Hand Me Over to the Impure Whiteness of Noon: A Hemings Elegy: Works by Yanique Norman. This exhibit will be open from January 9-March 28. Go >

Jan 15

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Teen Art Board

Teen Art Board

Jan. 15, 5:30PM – 7:00PM

Students from Albany public and private schools serve on the board to develop Albany Museum of Art programs for local and Southwest Georgia teenagers. Contact: Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400 or email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com Go >

Jan 18

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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 >

Jan 16

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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 >

Jan 16

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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 >

Jan 17

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Friday Nite Out

Friday Nite Out

On multiple days

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

Jan 17

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Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

Jan. 17, 8:00PM – 10:00PM

Tickets are now on sale for the off-Broadway hit comedy, which is based off John Gray's best selling book! Go >

Jan 17

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E.G. Kight Trio

E.G. Kight Trio

Jan. 17, 8:00PM – 10:00PM

Don't miss the E.G. Kight Trio when they perform at The Flint on Friday, January 17th at 8 p.m. Featuring both original and familiar songs, this event will appeal to all ages. Go >

Jan 18

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Jan 18- Throw at the Zoo Disc Golf Kids Tournament

Jan 18- Throw at the Zoo Disc Golf Kids Tournament

Jan. 18, 12:00AM – 12:00PM

Jan 18- Throw at the Zoo Disc Golf Kids Tournament Chehaw Disc Golf Club is teaming up with local area kids to put on doubles tournament. Each child will have a experienced disc golfer as a team member. We are trying to promote the sport to the kids while raising money to help the zoo at Chehaw. Each hole will be animal themed and for each team that wins a hole, there will be a surprise given to the child for winning that hole. Your registration will buy a starters pack for the child you will be teamed up with. When teams are announced, you will then present your partner with his/her very own Innova Stater Pack. ***When you sign up if you have a child's name please add it In the registrant 2 section. If not a child will be assigned for you as the names come in * It will be a one round tourney.* 9:00am check in 10:00am players meeting 10:30am start Awards to follow at the end of the first round. For more info or to register: https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chehaw_Throw_at_the_Zoo_Driven_by_Innova_Champion_Discs_2020 Go >

Jan 18

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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 >

Jan 18

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Adventure Seekers: Herpetology

Adventure Seekers: Herpetology

Jan. 18, 11:00AM – 12:00PM

A NEW program for 2020! Adventure Seekers is a 45-minute family program held the third Saturday of each month. Each month focuses on a different theme. It features presentations, crafts, games, activities and speakers. This program is NOT a drop-in program. Activities will begin promptly at 11 am. Attend five program throughout the year and receive a prize from the Flint RiverQuarium gift shop! Included with cost of admission and free to members. Go >

Jan 18

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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 >

Jan 19

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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. This event is weather permitting. Go >

Jan 18

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American Girl Winter Tea Party

American Girl Winter Tea Party

Jan. 18, 2:00PM – 4:00PM

You and your best friend can come in from the cold and spend some time together whether Santa’s just dropped your doll off or it’s a long-loved one. (Your best friend doesn’t have to be an American Girl. All dolls are welcome!) Put on your best outfit and join us for an afternoon of tea, crafts and friendship. Call the AMA at 229.439.8400 or email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com to reserve you and your best friend’s spot. Cost: $15 for members, $20 for non-members. (Dolls attend free!) Contact: Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400 or email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com Go >

Jan 19

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January Movie: Alligator Kingdom

January Movie: Alligator Kingdom

On multiple days

At the Imagination Theater Go >

Jan 19

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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 and Sunday at 3:30 p.m. in Skywater. Go >

Jan 18

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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 >

Jan 21

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AMA Art Lovers Book Club

AMA Art Lovers Book Club

Jan. 21, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

The first book club meeting of 2020 will focus on Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro’s novelAn Artist of a Floating World. Set in Japan after World War II, Ishiguro’s novel tells the story of the book narrator, Masuji Ono, an older painter of faltering reputation who reflects on his life and the way he lived it. As Ono struggles to take responsibility of his actions, he also looks for inner peace. Cost: Free, but please RSVP to rsvp@albanymuseum.com by noon on Jan 21 to ensure seating is ready for everyone. Contact: Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400 or email annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com Go >

Jan 21

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Harlem Globetrotters

Harlem Globetrotters

Jan. 21, 7:00PM – 9:00PM

The Harlem Globetrotters are returning to Albany January 21st from 7-9PM! Go >

Jan 26

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Renaissance Connection’s Jazzin in the Quarters: The Winter Edition

Renaissance Connection’s Jazzin in the Quarters: The Winter Edition

Jan. 26, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents Jazzin the Quarters: The Winter Edition featuring Emmanuel “Chops” Smith Quartet of Atlanta, GA. This event will be held at the Chehaw Park Creekside Center in Albany, GA on January 26, 2020. We will have a night filled with live Jazz, live Art & Auction starting at 6pm. Tickets are 35.00 in advance and 40.00 at the door which will include a Jazz Supper Club entree. Proceeds to benefit Renaissance Connection, Inc. (a 501 (c)(3) organization) whose mission is to promote and foster a love for the arts in Southwest Georgia. Tickets can be purchased at Renaissance Art Café which is located at 123 N Front Street and/or online at www.renaissanceconnect.com. Renaissance Connection, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting creativity through various forms of art for the educational advancement of the community. For more information about this Jazz event or our other art-related events, visit www.renaissanceconnect.com or call Femi Anderson @229-869-3380 or 229-436-0802 Go >

Jan 28

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Faces of the Future Breakfast

Faces of the Future Breakfast

Jan. 28, 7:30AM

Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany presents the 1st Annual Faces of the Future Breakfast, an event that spotlights our six teen members who are competing for the title of Youth of the Year. Youth of the Year is a coveted title and is the highest honor a Boys & Girls Clubs member can receive. Join us for a hearty breakfast and help us celebrate some of Albany's most promising youth who are destined for greatness! Go >

Jan 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

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

Jan 31

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Travis Tritt

Travis Tritt

Jan. 31, 12:00AM – 12:00PM

Travis Tritt returns to the Good Life City on January 31, 2020 to perform at the Albany Municipal Auditorium. Reserved seat tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, Oct. 25 at 10 a.m. with prices starting at $45. Tickets will be available for purchase online at Ticketmaster.com and in person at the Albany Civic Center Box Office. Go >

Feb 7

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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 >

Feb 8

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Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live

Feb. 8, 12:30PM – 9:30PM

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live brings everyone favorite Hot Wheels monster trucks to life, combining Hot Wheels iconic jumps and stuns with epic crashing and smashing to deliver an exhilarating family entertainment experience for kids of all ages. In addition to the Trucks, each show will feature specialty acts like the superstars of freestyle motocross, world record attempts, and Megasaurus, the car-eating, fire breathing prehistoric robot as it makes its Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live debut. The whole family will experience the exhilaration and the thrills that only Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live can deliver. Go Big! Go Hot Wheels! Go >

Feb 8

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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 >