Fly South Music Festival
3-10:30 p.m. Saturday, the Big House, 2321 Vineville Ave. This is a family-friendly event and chairs and blankets are welcome. The festival will also feature a kids corner, sponsored by Macon Arts Alliance, and a silent auction to benefit Macon Purrs and Paws. Food and beverages will be available. Music by the Mathis Brothers, Travis Denning, Lingo, Flannel Church and St. Francis. thebighousemuseum.org or 741-5551. $15 advance, $20 day of show, free admission for kids 10 and younger.
Merritt Pottery Festival
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Crawford County High School Gym, 400 E. Agency St., Roberta. Featuring more than 25 potters and crafters from throughout Georgia. Coni Merritt, (478) 361-4552
Friday-Monday, Friday-Wednesday, Nov. 23-25 and 30; Dec. 1-2, 14-16 and 19-24; Jan. 18-21 and 25-27, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $8-$10 per person, depending on time. Price includes skate rental. For specific skate times, which vary per day, visit www.maconcentreplex.com.
9 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Hosted by the Balvaunuca Club of Perry. $5. firstname.lastname@example.org or (478) 952-1610.
Operation Christmas Child Drop-Off
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Destinys Boutique, 500 Wilson St., Suite B, Centerville. Sponsored by the I Think I Am Foundation. Fill an empty shoe box or plastic container with school supplies, toys, personal care items, etc., and include a $7 donation for shipping. Deanna Moore, (478) 714-1040. www.ithinkiamfoundation.com.
6 p.m. bake sale and gift baskets, 7 p.m. concert, Friday, Shirley Hills Baptist Church, 615 Corder Road, Warner Robins. Featuring Jeff Cleghorn, Scott Kerlin, Hal Cook, Jennifer Gardin and other local artists. Hulda Cook, (478) 953-2992 or email@example.com. www.heartofgeorgiaddm.org. $5 donation, free for children under 10.
5-8 p.m. Saturday, the Shoppes at River Crossing, Macon. Ring in the holidays and enjoy holiday music, fun crafts for kids, and participate in a traditional bell choir. After learning how to play a holiday song with bells, youll perform with your family and friends. www.theshoppesatrivercrossing.com.
Light More Homes Christmas Celebration
Dusk-midnight Sunday-Dec. 31, Chick-fil-A, 140 Tom Hill Sr. Blvd. Evening light display of 50,000 Christmas lights synchronized to music of the season, broadcast via FM radio. Free to enjoy the show, donations accepted to benefit Macon Habitat for Humanity. www.maconhabitat.org or 745-0630.
Thanksgiving in the Neighborhood
5-7 p.m. Tuesday. Community outreach event offering a free feast for the less fortunate. Meals will be served at the same time at Freedom Park Community Center, Frank Johnson Community Center, Memorial Park Recreation Center, L.H. Williams Recreation Center and Rosa Jackson Community Center. Hosted by Macon One and Hoodfessional Incorporated in partnership with the Bibb County Department of Parks and Recreation. For more information or to donate, call 258-9949 or 320-4088.
High Falls Turkey Waddle
9-11 a.m. Nov. 24, High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Hike off that extra slice of pie with this exhilarating 3.5-mile hike. Bring water and wear comfortable shoes. Meet at the park office. $5 parking. (478) 993-3053.
Noon-5 p.m. Nov. 30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1 and 1-5 p.m. Dec. 2, Federated Garden Club, 730 College St. Interested vendors may contact Becky Meyer, 972-5300 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Suzan Bennett, 476-8228 or email@example.com. 742-0921. Free admission.
Pancake Breakfast with Santa
9-11 a.m. Dec. 1, Student Life Center lobby, Macon State College. Parents are invited to bring their children to have a pancake breakfast and get their photos taken with Santa Claus. Sponsored by the Macon State College Student Club and benefitting the colleges AquaNutz Marine Biology Club. Each childs entrance fee includes a Christmas ornament the child can decorate while waiting for Santa. Reservations are encouraged but walk-ins are welcome. To make reservations or for more information, contact Thomas Sawicki, firstname.lastname@example.org. $12 per adult, $8 per child ages 12 and younger.
Bolingbroke Christmas Parade
3 p.m. Dec. 1, downtown Bolingbroke. Bring lawn chairs. Pre-parade festivities begin at 2 p.m. and include snacks, drinks and cake walk. Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus in Santas Workshop. For more information, call Vicki Smith (478) 474-7320.
Holiday Gifts From The Kitchen
10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Dec. 4, Highland Hills Baptist Church, 1370 Briarcliff Road. Join chef Teddi Wohlford as she demonstrates how to cook a variety of treats to eat or give as gifts for the holidays. $45. Reservations and payment required by Nov. 30. For registration information, call 745-5203 or e-mail email@example.com.
7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Tenth anniversary show. Acousticproductions.com. $10.
Holiday Celebration with Mark Ballard
3 p.m. Dec. 8, County Extension Building, 420 Peacock St., Cochran. The Pilot Club of Cochran hosts Mark as he creates holiday decorations and entertaining ideas. Refreshments served. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. (478) 230-8379.
Jarrell Plantation Christmas
1-4 p.m. Dec. 8, 711 Jarrell Plantation Road, Juliette. Traditional Christmas in the country. Natural greenery decorations, candles, folk craft demonstrations, stories and refreshments. $4-$6.50. (478) 986-5172.
Christmas In Old Macon
6-9 p.m. Dec. 8, the Cannonball House, 856 Mulberry St. Bring the children for an evening of fun and excitement. There will be crafts, music, plays and dancing to entertain children of all ages. Expect a visit from Father Christmas and warm cider and cookies for all. $6 for adults, free for children 12 and younger. 745-5982.
Mike Fullers Magical Christmas Variety Show
8 p.m. Dec. 20, Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Magic, music and merriment featuring Middle Georgia Youth Ballet dancers, vocals by Kim Meeks, holiday magic, Santa and more. 471-PLAY. www.MaconLittleTheatre.org. $10 adults, $5 children under 17.
John Berry: The Christmas Concert
7:30 p.m. Dec. 22, the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $32. 301-5470.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 8, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road. The event features a variety of locally grown and produced items ranging from flowers and organic fruits and vegetables to baked goods, art and crafts. Music, fun and educational events also offered. 757-5233. Free.
State Farmers Market
8 a.m.-dark daily, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Farmers selling fresh produce, as well as dealers year-round. Closed New Years Day.
Mulberry Street Market
4-7 p.m. Wednesdays, Mulberry Street. Locally grown produce, dairy, meat, desserts and more.
International City Farmers Market
2-6 p.m. Thursdays, Watson Boulevard and Maple Street, in front of Perkins Field across from Robins Federal Credit Union, Warner Robins. Market Bites Café, 4-6.30 p.m., featuring Georgia-grown/made foods. Local, seasonal produce, meat, milk and more. (478) 225-7626.
1-6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 5455 Mount Pleasant Church Road. A wide variety of homemade goodies including 14-layer cakes. 781-4970 or 953-7551.
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oakland Baptist Church, 1509 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Handmade crafts, goodies, whole Boston butts, pulled pork by the pound and barbecue plates. Homemade soups and corn bread. Jean Miller, 953-3199.
Annual Holiday Bazaar
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church annex building, 336 Carl Vinson Parkway, Warner Robins. Baked goods, baby items and childrens toys, handmade gifts, decorations and more. Free admission.
The Anointed Ones Seventh Anniversary
4 p.m. Sunday, Central Church of Christ, 751 Key St. Also featuring George Dean and the Gospel Four, the Anointed Brown Sisters, the Ministers of Praise, the Beulahland Bible Church Praise Team, Del Turner and Chosen, the Welch Sisters and others. Tickets available at Habersham Records and Mama Jacks Fish and Soul Food, or contact Sobe Thomas, 335-2226. $7 advance, $10 at the door, $5 children ages 5-12.
Dayspring Trio, the Shireys and Logan Smith
7 p.m. Nov. 30, Bethany Baptist Church, 365 Pea Ridge Road, Bolingbroke. Jonathan Fisher, 918-7800, or the church, (478) 974-0002. Donations accepted.
The Kruger Brothers
7:30 p.m. Friday, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Acousticproductions.com. $20 adults and $15 students in advance, $22 at door.
Noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Central City Park (in case of rain, Macon City Auditorium), downtown Macon. Music celebrating the life of Duane Allman. Musicians include Tommy Talton, Paul Hornsby, Robert Coleman, Joey Stuckey and more. Admission: 10 canned goods per person. Benefits Macon Rescue Mission. www.skydogmacon.com.
7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Macon Music, 2389 Ingleside Ave. Seating is limited. Tickets can be purchased at Macon Music or by calling 254-5488. $10.
Thomas Bailey Jr.
5 p.m. Sunday, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $10. 742-2000.
9 p.m. Dec. 29, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. $12 in advance, $15 day of. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com. 257-6391.
The End Times Comedy Night
8 p.m. the first Monday and third Saturday of every month, the Folks Art, 108 W. Hancock St., Milledgeville. Join comics from Milledgeville, Athens and Atlanta for a night of stand-up comedy. $3. (478) 453-9550 or www.thefolksart.com.
November Ballroom Dance
8-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Warner Robins Recreation Center, 800 Watson Blvd, Warner Robins. Sponsored by USA Dance No. 6100. Beginners and singles welcome. $10 members, $15 non-members. DanceHoustonCo@yahoo.com or 918-7922.
7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Jocks & Jills, 4680 Sheraton Drive. Guided practice for beginners. Free. 742-9367.
Macon Shag Club
6:45 p.m. shag lessons, 7:30 p.m. dancing, Thursdays, Jocks & Jills Sports Grill, 4680 Sheraton Drive. 960-3450. Free.
8 p.m. Fridays, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 9, 4493 Houston Ave. Dixie Pride Band. 784-1454. $7.
9 p.m. Saturdays, VFW Post 658, 4864 Harrison Road. Band: Winchester. 218-5815. $7. Singles welcome.
Pairs and Spares Square Dance
6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays, except holidays, North Macon Park Recreation Center, Wimbish Road. Caller: Lee Dixon. 757-2912. Free.
Western Square Dancers of Macon Square Dance Club
7-9 p.m. Thursdays, except fourth Thursdays, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Caller: Bob Shiver. 935-8364. Free.
North Macon Square Dancers Dance
6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, 815 N. Macon Park Drive. 471-1560.
Bleckley County Jamboree
7 p.m. Fridays, Oak Grove Community Center, Ga. 126, Cochran. Classic country and gospel music, featuring Josh Lucas and Friends. (478) 230-3380. Free.
Hollonville Opry House
6:30 p.m. Saturdays, Ga. 362, Hollonville. This week: Second Coming, Blue Grass Ramblers, Roiella and Southern Styles and Kirkland and Friends. (770) 228-4832 or hollonvilleopry.com. Free; operated on donations.
Juliette Opry House
5:30 p.m. front porch local bluegrass jam; 7 p.m. open mic stage show; 8 p.m. headliner stage show; every first Saturday; Ga. 87, Juliette. Call 335-3895 for tickets or buy online at www.acousticproductions.com. $17.
Ole Clinton Opry
6:30-10 p.m. Fridays, 215 Old Ga. 18, Gray. This week: 7 p.m. Slim Pickins, 8:45 p.m. Good Time Band. (478) 461-3544 or oleclintonopry.com. Free; donations accepted.
4-9 p.m. Saturdays; south onto Powersville Road off Ga. 247 Connector between Warner Robins and Ga. 49. This week: 4:30 p.m. House Band, 6 p.m. Still Cruisin, 7:30 p.m. the Tucker Boys (come early); table at 9 p.m. Also open Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7 p.m. (478) 328-0678 or powersvilleopry.com. Free.
Wagon House Opry
6:30-10 p.m. Saturdays, 699 Altman Road, Haddock. This week: 6:30 p.m. The Generals, 7:30 p.m. Hollywood and Cowboy, 9 p.m. Walnut Creek. Contact Randy, (478) 363-1274. Free; donations accepted.
Williamson Music Barn
Saturdays, 2232 Ga. 362 West, Williamson. Call John Williams, (770) 380-1935 or (770) 595-6947. For bookings, call (770) 375-8490. Free; donations accepted.
Macon State College Fall Digital Video Fest
3:30-4:45 p.m. Dec. 4 and Dec. 6, Macon State College campus theater. The festival will feature final student video projects from the fall 2012 Principles of Production class. Each student video runs 5-10 minutes. Light refreshments will be served. Patrick S. Brennan, firstname.lastname@example.org or 757-2578. Free.
Macon Film Guild
Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Films show at 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9: Robot and Frank. Jan. 13: Chicken With Plums. Documentary series special presentation at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22: Samsara. 742-2000. Maconfilmguild.org. $5.
Cirque du Goodwill
7 p.m. Friday, Anderson Conference Center, 5171 Eisenhower Parkway. Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRAs annual black-tie gala will feature dancing to Georgia Big Band, circus entertainment, open bar and hors doeuvres. Proceeds benefit Goodwills education, job training and placement programs. E-mail email@example.com or visit www.goodwillworks.org/goodwillgala for more information. $125 per person.
Dixie Aeromasters Fly-In
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Commissioners Field, Overland Way, Gray. Fly-in of radio controlled model airplanes to benefit the Marine Corps Reserve Toys-for-Tots program. Air show at noon to feature aerobatics, helicopters and jets. Food and drink available. Donate a new toy or cash. For directions, visit dixieaeromasters.com or call 742-9367.
Riverside Ford Adoption Day
9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Riverside Ford, 2089 Riverside Drive. Several animal rescue groups will have cats, dogs, kittens and puppies available for adoption. Hot dog lunches, silent auction and raffle will be held. All proceeds to benefit local animal rescue organizations. Donna, Vlandyra@aol.com.
Rescue KOI Auction
10:30 a.m. registration and viewing, 11:30 a.m. auction, Saturday, 195 Old Perry Road, Bonaire. Sponsored by the Middle Georgia Koi Society. About 30 koi from 14 to 22 inches will be auctioned. Lunch, bonsai and pond plants will be sold to raise funds for the Middle Georgia Koi Society spring koi show. firstname.lastname@example.org or (478) 225-2584.
Macon Area Habitat for Humanity Light More Homes 5K Run/Walk
4 p.m. Saturday, Raffield Tire Master and Chick-fil-A, Tom Hill Sr. Boulevard and Riverside Parkway. Pre- and post-race activities will take place and more than 45,000 Christmas lights synchronized to music of the season will be illuminated at dusk. www.maconhabitat.org, email@example.com, or 745-0630.
Charity Benevolent Fund 5K Run and 1 mile Run/Walk to Stamp Out Poverty
8-11 a.m. Nov. 24, starting and ending at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 7015 Rivoli Road. $15 registration by Nov. 18, $20 after. http://fundab.org or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 986-4908.
Jays HOPEs Blind Wine Tasting
8 p.m. Nov. 29, the Blacksmith Shop, 665 Poplar St. Enjoy a sampling of wines, food and music. All proceeds benefit the Jays HOPE Foundation. Team registration deadline is Nov. 26. To register, visit www.jayshope.org. $60 for a team of four (plus four bottles of wine) or $25 individual tickets.
Taste of Perry
6:30 p.m. Nov. 29, Georgia Building, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Food from local restaurants, wine and beer, auction. Perry Area Chamber of Commerce, (478) 987-1234. $30 per person, $200 table of eight.
Gingerbread House Competition
2-5 p.m. Dec. 2, Georgia Industrial Childrens Home, 4690 Mumford Road. Groups divided by age, from preschoolers through adults. Proceeds benefit the Childrens Home. For more information or to register, visit www.twincedars.org or call 474-8220. $15-25 entry fees.
Rock By The Sea: Music For A Cause
6:30 p.m. Dec. 15, the 567 Center for Renewal, 533 Cherry St. Featuring Gannon Adams and Travis Denning, with Marty Evans and Lauren St. Jane and the Dead Westerns. Benefitting pediatric cancer research and treatment. www.RockByTheSea.org. $10.
Charity Benevolent Fund Winter Harvest Festival 5K Run and 1 mile Run/Walk
Dec. 29, starting and ending at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 7015 Rivoli Road. To collect blankets, gloves, sleeping bags, space heaters and warm clothing for the disadvantaged. $15 registration by Dec. 15, $20 after. http://fundab.org or e-mail email@example.com. 986-4908.
Chris Johnson book signing
2-4 p.m. Saturday, Gottwals Books, 1806 Russell Parkway, Suite 1400, Warner Robins. Chris Johnson will sign copies of his latest book, The Best of Chris Johnson, a collection of columns that he wrote for the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer. Free.
Book Signing with Aubrey Hammack
2-4 p.m. Saturday, Gottwals Bookstore, 1806 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Aubrey Hammack is the author of The Winning Edge, a book about Billy Henderson, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame member. Hammack will also be signing books with Jimmy Hammond from 1-3 p.m. Dec. 8, Gottwals Bookstore, 3780 Northside Drive, and 1-2 p.m. Dec. 15, Finchers Barbeque, 3947 Houston Ave. 747-1366. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sylvia Guilford Book Signing
1-3 p.m. Saturday, Gottwals Bookstore, 1806 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. The author will be signing her first novel, Trail of the Heart.
1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Elie Wiesels Night will be discussed. Sefarim is a literary discussion group sponsored by Congregation Sha-Arey Israel, Macons conservative Jewish congregation. It is located at the corner of First and Plum streets. Use Plum Street entrance adjacent to the parking lot. 745-4571.
Mark Ballard book signing
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 24, Creters, 2374 Ingleside Ave. Mark will sign copies of his new cookbook, Delicious, and have holiday merchandise for sale. Free. 745-6709.
Macon Writers Group
2-4 p.m. the last Saturday of each month, Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. Membership in the group is open and free, and writing of every sort is accepted. The only absolute criteria for membership are a love for the written word and a willingness to share your writing, and give constructive criticism and encouragement to other members of the group. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
Helping Hands, Helping People Youth and Family Day
Noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Frank Johnson Community Center, 2227 Mercer University Drive. Hosted by Helping Hands Community Outreach and Bibb County Parks and Recreation. Features panel discussions, entertainment and free refreshments. Three age groups (10-13; 14-17 and 18-25) will hear from and engage local celebrity panels. Organizations and groups specializing in health and human service will be on hand to provide information. 743-2587 or 751-9274. Free.
Battle of Griswoldville Commemoration
10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Jarrell Plantation Historic Site, 711 Jarrell Plantation Road, Juliette. Learn about the hastily planned attempt by Georgia militia to halt Union General Shermans March to the Sea on Nov. 22, 1864. Civil War soldier life portrayals followed by noon memorial service. Free. Donations appreciated. (478) 986-5172.
Shoot for Your Dinner Turkey Shoot
10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Dec. 8, Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church, 2815 U.S. 41, Fort Valley. Shooters of any age may participate. A shotgun and shells will be provided or shooters can bring their own gun provided it is 12 or 20 gauge, modified or open choke with a barrel not longer than 30 inches. Target plates will be sold for $4 each or two for $7 in the same round. A frozen turkey or ham or gift cards will be awarded to the top shooter after each round of 12 plates. Food items will be available. Travis Kay, (478) 923-0257 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanksgiving Week Holiday Spectacular
3 p.m. Sunday, Johnny Gs Fun Center, 815 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Presented by Rampage Pro Wrestling. The main feature will pit Murder One and AJ Steele against Hot Like Lava, Cru Jones and Shawn Banks; the RPW Television title will be up for grabs as Kyle Matthews defends the title against Kory Chavis, and more. $10 Golden Circle front row, $8 adults general admission, $5 kids general admission. 329-8002.
Rock Candy Tours
Intown Rock n Roll Stroll happens from 1-3 p.m. Saturdays. Departs from Washington Park, corner of College Street and Washington Avenue. $15 per person. Comfortable shoes, sunscreen and a bottle of water are recommended. To make reservations, call 955-5997 and leave your name, phone number and desired tour date. Group discounts are available. Private tours also are available. email@example.com.
856 Mulberry St. Tours offered 10 a.m.- 4:15 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and military, $3 for students with college I.D. 745-5982.
Ocmulgee National Monument
Guided Earth Lodge tours at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturdays, Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Free. 752-8257.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and noon-4 p.m. Sundays, Fort Hawkins, Emery Highway. Dec. 7: Frontier Fort Christmas. Dec. 8: Friends of Fort Hawkins reception. Dec. 16: Factor Halsteds memorial and War of 1812 remembrance. 742-3003. forthawkins.com. Free.
Neel Reid Tours
10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and by special appointment, Federated Garden Clubs of Macon Inc., 730 College St. Guided tours of historic 1910 Joseph Neel House designed by Georgia architect Neel Reid. 742-0921. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.fgcmacon.org. $5 per person.
Amerson River Park
9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays vehicle gate is open. Pedestrian gate open Mondays-Tuesdays, North Pierce Avenue, Macon. A place to walk, bike, hike, fish, study nature or enjoy the handicapped-accessible playground and pavilion. Free. www.ocmulgeeheritagetrail.com.
6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Freedom Park Community Center, 3301 Roff Ave. Prizes. For ages 21 and older. 751-9248.
7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1 p.m. Saturdays, Macon Moose Lodge No. 1455, 2217 Gray Highway. Public welcome. 742-5372.
7 p.m. Thursdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, Disabled American Veterans No. 9, 4493 Houston Ave. Vann Edwards, 784-1454.
Adult Card Night
6-7 p.m. Fridays, Freedom Park Community Center, 3301 Roff Ave. A social event for adults who want to show off their skills. 751-9248.
7:30 p.m. Fridays, L&W Sports Bar, 4479 Pio Nono Ave. The tournament is 8 Ball with A.P.A. Rules. Drink specials all night. $10 tournament, no cover charge.
Noon-3 p.m. Saturdays, The Net Teen Center, 102 Gunn Road, Centerville. Skateboarding for teens ages 13-18. Pastor Mike DiPietro, (478) 297-9244. Free.
10 a.m. Saturdays, 230 W.E. Green Parkway, Interstate 75 exit 149, west on Ga. 49, Byron.
6-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, WineStyles, 6255 Zebulon Road, Suite 210. Tuesdays: Six wines with light appetizers. $6. Thursdays: Eight wines with appetizers. $10. 474-9595. www.winestyles.net/macon.
Fall Break Camp
Monday-Wednesday, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Camp includes a live animal show, the Mark Smith Planetarium, Sweetgum Nature Trail, and the museums fall exhibitions, plus arts and crafts, games and more. Advance registration and payment are required. www.masmacon.org.
Second Saturday Storytelling
11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Dec. 8, Tubman African American Museum, 340 Walnut St. 743-8544.
Toddler Play Date
10:30 a.m.-noon, last Thursday of month, Georgia Childrens Museum, 382 Cherry St. Special craft, story and/or activity. For children 3 and younger. 755-9539. $3 per person.
Weekly Telescope Observing
9 p.m. Fridays, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Meet in the observatory to see the night sky through the museums telescopes. The largest telescope can offer well over 100 times magnification. Held only if the sky is clear. Admission by donation. 477-3232. www.masmacon.org.