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Coming Up Calendar - Oct. 30, 2013

METRO ALBANY

Ongoing

Albany Museum of Art: Exhibits at the museum, 311 Meadowlark Drive. Free admission. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Call 229-439-8400 or email info@albanymuseum.com, or visit www.albanymuseum.com.

Albany Area Arts Council: Exhibit at the council’s gallery, 215 N. Jackson St. Free admission. The AAAC normally is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call ahead for holiday hours. Contact 229-439-2787.

Albany Civil Rights Institute: 326 Whitney Ave. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Closed on holidays. Call 229-432-1698 or visit albanycivilrightsinstitute.org.

Farmers’ Market: 1402 S. Slappey Blvd. (across from main post office); open every Friday 2 to 6 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 229-432-5799.

Thronateeska Heritage Center: 100 W. Roosevelt Ave. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. For information, visit www.heritagecenter.org. The planetarium has showings at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Shows are: Molecularium at 10:30 a.m.; Earth, Moon & Sun at 11:30 a.m.; Black Holes at 1 p.m.; Astronomyths at 2 p.m.; and Oasis in Space at 3 p.m. For more information, call 229-432-6955.

Wetherbee Planetarium: Thursdays through Saturdays, 100 Roosevelt Ave. Show schedule — 10:30 a.m., Molecularium; 11:30 a.m., Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity; 1 p.m., Two Small Pieces of Glass: The Amazing Telescope; 2 p.m., Astromyths; 3 p.m., Oasis in Space. Shows are seen on Spitz “SciDome” high-definition projection system — with 40-foot diameter dome and digital 5.1 surround sound — is the first of its kind in the world. Admission: 3 years old and older, $3.50 plus tax; Children under 3 years, free. Planetarium open same hours as Thronteeska Heritage Center Museum, which is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays.

THIS WEEK

Wednesday

Trail of Terror: 7 to 11 p.m. The Trail of Terror starts at the Darton State College tennis courts. Admission is $7 per person. For more information, please call 229-317-6539.

Albany Frightnights: 2815 Old Dawson Road at the old Harley Davidson buiding; cost for admission is $9. Albany FrightNights is planning its 13th year as the largest haunted house in the region. Proceeds from the event are donated to a local charity. For additional information about the event, go to www.albanymuseum.com or www.albanyfrightnights.com.

Thursday

Trail of Terror: 7 to 11 p.m. The Trail of Terror starts at the Darton State College tennis courts. Admission is $7 per person. For more information, please call 229-317-6539.

Albany Frightnights: 2815 Old Dawson Road at the old Harley Davidson buiding; cost for admission is $9. Albany FrightNights is planning its 13th year as the largest haunted house in the region. Proceeds from the event are donated to a local charity. For additional information about the event, go to www.albanymuseum.com or www.albanyfrightnights.com.

Saturday

Bobby Deen book signing: Albany native and chef Bobby Deen will be signing copies of all of his cookbooks at the Albany Welcome Center, 112 N. Front St., from 10 a.m. to noon. There will be door prizes offered, including the opportunity for four couples to win lunch with Bobby and his wife, Claudia, at the Hilton Garden Inn after the event.

Decking the Halls: Nov. 2, Showcase of holiday decorating ideas, Sherwood Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 2201 Whispering Pines Road. Two sessions: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. and 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tickets: $12, advance; $15, at door. Call 229-888-2277.

Run for Wounded Warriors: 8:30 a.m., Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany. 5K run and 1-mile walk/fun run benefits the Wounded Warriors Project. Call 229-436-8811.

Monday

The Wings of Freedom Tour: Nov. 4 thorugh 6, SWGA Regional Airport, located at main ramp, 3905 Newton Road. A WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator and North American P-51 Mustang will be on display in as Part of 110-city nationwide tour. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history. The B-17 is one of only 8 in flying condition in the United States, the B-24J and Full Dual Control P-51C Mustang are the sole remaining examples of their type flying in the World. Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out. Admission is $12 for adults and $6 for children under 12. WWII veterans can tour through the aircraft at no cost. Discounted rates for school groups. Visitors may also experience the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to actually take a 30-minute flight aboard these rare aircraft. Flights on either the B-17 or B-24 are $425 per person. For reservations and information on flight experiences call 800-568-8924.

Tuesday

The Wings of Freedom Tour: Nov. 4 through 6, SWGA Regional Airport, located at main ramp, 3905 Newton Road. A WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator and North American P-51 Mustang will be on display in as Part of 110-city nationwide tour. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history. The B-17 is one of only 8 in flying condition in the United States, the B-24J and Full Dual Control P-51C Mustang are the sole remaining examples of their type flying in the World. Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out. Admission is $12 for adults and $6 for children under 12. WWII Veterans can tour through the aircraft at no cost. Discounted rates for school groups. Visitors may also experience the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to actually take a 30-minute flight aboard these rare aircraft. Flights on either the B-17 or B-24 are $425 per person. For reservations and information on flight experiences call 800-568-8924.

NEARBY

Ongoing

‘Back Roads of Georgia’ Exhibit: The Gallery of the Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, Tifton. Over 100 entries by Georgia amateur and professional photographers are a part of this new exhibit depicting everything there is to love about rural Georgia-old barns, dusty roads, vintage tractors and country sunsets. The “Back Roads of Georgia” will remain on display at The Gallery until Jan. 25. For more information, interested persons can email Polly Huff phuff@abac.edu.

The Tifton Museum of Arts and Heritage, 225 Love Ave., Tifton. Open 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesday, Fridays; 1 to 7 p.m. Thursdays; 1 to 3 p.m. Sundays. No admission charge. Call 229-382-5083 or jrigdon@friendlycity.net.

The Fall Opening at the Center for Art & Rehabilitative Energies will feature the exquisite Batik Paintings by world renowned artist Rita Trefois. Trained in textile chemistry and decorative arts, she uses hot wax and dyes on refined silk to produce one-of-a-kind works of art. The exhibit will run until Nov. 3 at Gallery at The Center located at 3696 Pearl Street, Shellman. For more information, call 229 679-2070 or visit www.ritatrefois.com.

Farmers’ Market: 183 Ga. Highway 91 S.W. at Michael’s Shopping Center in Newton; open every Fri. from 2 to 6 p.m. For more information, call 229-432-5799.

Pelham Country Jamboree line dancing lessons: Every Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m., downtown Pelham across from train depot. Donation of $5 required to help raise money for Saturday Jamboree. For more information, call Regina Hurst at 229-294-0520.

THIS WEEK

Thursday

Conference on Palestinian life: Americus; Civil society leaders from Palestine will share their experiences in working to find peace in the Middle East during a Tree of Life conference at 6 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Americus. Experience a night of thought provoking conversations and a journey through Palestine, complete with traditional music and hors d’oeuvres.

Westville’s Fall Festival: See how chores were taken care of in the 1850. See craftsmanship, cooking, specialized skills and take a ride of the Mule Wagon. The mule-powered Cotton Gin will run for two hours each day; noon to 2 p.m.

“The Taming of the Shrew:” ABAC’s The Baldwin Players’ present their upcoming fall production at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College at 7 p.m. in Howard Auditorium. Tickets are free to faculty, staff, and students with ABAC ID. The general public can purchase tickets at the door for $7. For more information, call 229-391-4969 or email at bray@abac.edu.

Friday

Westville’s Fall Festival: See how chores were taken care of in the 1850. See craftsmanship, cooking, specialized skills and take a ride of the Mule Wagon. The mule-powered Cotton Gin will run for two hours each day; noon to 2 p.m.

Moultrie Staggerwing Country Jamboree: 7 to 11 p.m. Gary Page & The Country Rockers, featuring Billy Wilson, Ernest Hagen, Wayne Watson, Lalla Lehmann, Emmitt Page and Gary Page; next door to Sunbelt Expo in Moultrie, raffles, call 229-888-3664 or email staggerwingcountryjamboree@yahoo.com.

The Taming of the Shrew: ABAC’s The Baldwin Players’ present their upcoming fall production at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College at 7 p.m. in Howard Auditorium. Tickets are free to faculty, staff and students with ABAC ID. The general public can purchase tickets at the door for $7. For more information, call 229-391-4969 or email at bray@abac.edu.

“And Then There Were None:” Thomasville On Stage & Co. presents this play based on Agatha Christie’s classic murder mystery. Play begins at 8 p.m. at Thomasville On Stage & Co. Storefront Theatre, 117 S. Broad St., Thomasville. Tickets are $10; for more information, call 229-226-0863.

Saturday

“And Then There Were None:” Thomasville On Stage & Co. presents this play based on Agatha Christie’s classic murder mystery. Play begins at 8 p.m. at Thomasville On Stage & Co. Storefront Theatre, 117 S. Broad St., Thomasville. Tickets are $10; for more information, call 229-226-0863.

Run for Rover 5K Run/Walk: Thomasville-Thomas County Humane Society’s 22nd annual race; registration will begin at 8 a.m. and the run/walk begins at 9 a.m. The start location is Thomas University (campus entry and parking off Millpond Road). For more information, visit www.thomasvillehumane.org or call 229-228-0613.

Westville’s Fall Festival: See how chores were taken care of in the 1850. See craftsmanship, cooking, specialized skills and take a ride of the Mule Wagon. The mule-powered Cotton Gin will run for two hours each day; noon to 2 p.m.

Center for Art & Rehabilitative Energies, Inc. 3696 Pearl Street, Shellman. Open each Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. All the exhibitions are open to the public. Other than on the weekends, if you would like to bring a group of friends or students, please call 229-679-5069 and we’ll accommodate your schedule.

“The Taming of the Shrew:” ABAC’s The Baldwin Players’ present their upcoming fall production at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College at 7 p.m. in Howard Auditorium. Tickets are free to faculty, staff and students with ABAC ID. The general public can purchase tickets at the door for $7. For more information, call 229-391-4969 or email at bray@abac.edu.

Sunday

Center for Art & Rehabilitative Energies, Inc. 3696 Pearl Street, Shellman. Open each Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. All the exhibitions are open to the public. Other than on the weekends, if you would like to bring a group of friends or students, please call 229-679-5069 and we’ll accommodate your schedule.

“And Then There Were None:” Thomasville On Stage & Co. presents this play based on Agatha Christie’s classic murder mystery. Play begins at 8 p.m. at Thomasville On Stage & Co. Storefront Theatre, 117 S. Broad St., Thomasville. Tickets are $10; for more information, call 229-226-0863.

Tuesday

Pelham Country Jamboree line dancing lessons: 6 to 8 p.m., downtown Pelham across from train depot. Donation of $5 required to help raise money for Saturday Jamboree.

SWGA NIGHTLIFE

American Legion Post 512: 815 Willie Pitts Jr. Road, Albany. Open to non-members Thursdays through Tuesdays. Lounge opens at 5 p.m. Thursday, dance, no cover; Friday, dance, $5 cover; Saturday, dance, $5 cover; Sunday, BYOB, $5 cover. Call 229-436-0162.

Another Place: 1502 East Broad Ave., Albany 229-888-4165, Happy Hour Hour Monday thru Thursday 3 to 7 p.m., Monday Ladies Night at 7 p.m., Wednesday Dart Tournament at 8 pm; Thursday Jam Session, all musicians welcome starting at 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday Karaoke with Wayne; Saturday Horse Shoes at 4 p.m.

The Brass Monkey: 2238 Palmyra Road, Albany. 229-438-0181. Happy hour Tuesday through Friday 3 to 7 p.m. Today, Poker with Chasin’ Aces, 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, Karaoke with Quinton, 8 p.m.; Friday, lDan Crowder 10 p.m.; Saturday, open at 11 a.m. for football; Karaoke with Andy Newell, 9 p.m.; Monday, all-day happy hour; Tuesday, Trivia with Andy Newell, 8:30 p.m.

Casa Tapatia: 229-903-8802, 108 N. Slappey Blvd., Albany. 229-903-8802.

Chill Bar & Grill: Broad Ave., Albany. Today: Wine Down Wednesday, 5 p.m.

Club Xscape: 1019 W. Broad Ave., Albany.

Cypress Grill at Lake Blackshear Resort: 2459-H U.S. Highway 280 W., Cordele. Contact 229-401-1295. Thursdays: Karaoke with DJ Danny; Fridays and Saturdays: live entertainment beginning at 9 p.m.

Dismukes Poolhall: 1209-B N. Slappey Blvd., Albany. Open 3 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday; happy hour daily, 1 to 7 p.m.; Wednesday, ladies night. 229-496-9022.

Harvest Moon: 2347 Dawson Road, Albany. 229-439-7077.

Henry’s Fine Edibles: 2516 Dawson Road, Albany. 229-883-5470. Happy Hour 4 to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Mellow Mushroom: 2825 Nottingham Way, Albany. 229-888-4646 or www.facebook.com.

Our Daily Bread: 106 N. Washington St., Albany. Friday, 7 to midnight, dinner and live music.

POB Lounge: 2408 Liberty Expressway, Putney. Today, Night golf tournament; Thursday, Customer Appreciation Night; Friday and Saturday, Karaoke; Tuesday, nine ball tournament. 229-888-6630.

The State Theater: 313 Pine Ave., Albany. 229-344-2237 or www.facebook.com.

VFW Post 2785: 315 Philema Road, Albany. Open to non-VFW members. Lounge opens at 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. Friday: Still River Band with Danny and Big Ernie, 8:30 p.m. Saturday: Mac George Band, 8:30 p.m. Call 229-883-9950.

If your club or facility has entertainment coming up, email us at southview@albanyherald.com by 5 p.m. Friday for listing in the following Wednesday’s SouthView calendar.

LATER ON

METRO ALBANY

The Wings of Freedom Tour: Nov. 6, SWGA Regional Airport, located at main ramp, 3905 Newton Road. A WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator and North American P-51 Mustang will be on display in as Part of 110-city nationwide tour. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history. The B-17 is one of only 8 in flying condition in the United States, the B-24J and Full Dual Control P-51C Mustang are the sole remaining examples of their type flying in the World. Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out. Admission is $12 for adults and $6 for children under 12. WWII Veterans can tour through the aircraft at no cost. Discounted rates for school groups. Visitors may also experience the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to actually take a 30-minute flight aboard these rare aircraft. Flights on either the B-17 or B-24 are $425 per person. For reservations and information on flight experiences call 800-568-8924.

Touch a Truck: Nov. 9, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Albany Museum of Art, 311 Meadowlark Drive; Climb aboard and explore your favorite vehicles, including fire engines, tractors, police cars and construction trucks. Fun and games for children, food vendors and sand pit. First 100 kids receive a gifts. Horn free hour is from 10 to 11 a.m. Admission if $5 per person or $20 for family of five; children under 1 are free. For tickets or more information, call the Albany Museum of Art at 229-439-8400.