Annual Easter Egg Hunt
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, East Macon Park, 3326 Ocmulgee East Blvd. Kingdom Life Inc. and the Urban CEO Inc. will sponsor a family fun event with food, games, music and door prizes. Open to all ages. Free. Jennifer Belgarde, 954-9550.
Community Easter Egg Hunt
10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Christ United Methodist Church, 511 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. (478) 922-0211.
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, the Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, the Rock. Age-specific egg hunts, photo opportunities with the Easter bunny and story time with Harvey Wilson, a local author of Christian childrens books. Egg hunts begin at 12:45 p.m., bring your own baskets. Concessions will be available for purchase. www.therockranch.com. Free.
Easter Egg Extravaganza
1-4 p.m. Saturday, Freedom Park, 3301 Roff Ave. Important health information, games, prizes and more. Easter egg hunt, family fun.
Is it I?
7 p.m. Thursday, Byron United Methodist Church Christian Fellowship Center, 103 W. Heritage St. Re-enactment of the Last Supper. Communion will be offered at the end of the re-enactment. 956-5717.
Easter Weekend Cake Sale
2-6 p.m. March 29 and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. March 30, Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 5455 Mount Pleasant Church Road. Hame-baked cakes and pies for sale. 747-5432.
Spring into Science Workshop
9 a.m.-noon, March 30, Museum of Aviation, 4182 Forsyth Road. Presented by the National STEM Academy. For students in pre-K through fifth grade. Children will have a full morning of science eggs-periments, a visit from the Easter Bunny and an egg hunt. To register or for more information, contact Cindy Groves at (478) 222-7575 or email@example.com. $30 per person.
Fit Fam Field Day
10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 30, Bill Peavy Memorial Park, Warner Robins. Hosted by FITPLEX to Benefit Joshuas Wish. Easter egg hunt, kickball, dodgeball, three-legged races, hula hooping, jump roping, and more. $5 per person.
Community Sunrise Service
7 a.m. March 31, Vinson Valley Campground, U.S. 41 North, Byron. Featuring Baxter Hurley, pastor of Byron United Methodist Church. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Refreshments following service.
He Touched Me
6:30 p.m. March 31 and April 7, United Community Church, 2411 Heath Road. Easter passion play. Love offering.
Fort Hawkins Easter Sunrise Service
6:30 a.m. March 31, Fort Hawkins, Emery Highway. Sponsored by the Fort Hawkins Commission and the Interfaith Community of East Macon, the service will feature main speaker Pastor Jeffrey Spencer, Kings Chapel Baptist and special music by the Rev. Alexander Newton and Back To The Street Ministry. Free. For more information, call 742-3003 or visit www.forthawkins.com.
Cherry Blossom Festival
Friday-Sunday, downtown Macon. The last weekend of the Pinkest Party on Earth. Visit www.cherryblossom.com for a daily schedule packed with events for the whole family.
Mulberry Street Arts and Crafts Festival
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Mulberry Street, downtown Macon. Arts and crafts festival with hundreds of vendors. Free to attend. www.middlegeorgiaart.org.
Bluebirds and Bluegrass Festival
9 a.m. March 30, Dauset Trails Nature Center, 360 Mount Vernon Road, Jackson. Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. Fun activities for the whole family, plus music from the Packway Handle Band, Johnny Roquemore and the Apostles of Bluegrass and Cabin Point. www.dausettrails.com.
Hawkinsville Harness Festival
Begins at 1 p.m. April 6, Lawrence L. Bennett Harness Track, 290 Abbeville Highway, Hawkinsville. Featuring harness racing, parade, live entertainment, kids activities, petting zoo, food vendors, arts and crafts and more. Admission is $5 until 6 p.m. Children 12 years and younger are free. www.hawkinsvilleharnessfestival.com.
10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 13 and noon-5 p.m. April 14, downtown Perry. Arts and crafts event on Carrol and Bull streets; DockDogs competition on Main Street, hot air balloon rally at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter from 4-9 p.m. April 13. Balloon rally is $5 per person, children 6 and younger are free. All other events are free. For the full scheudle, visit www.perrydogwoodfestival.com.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 13 and May 11, 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.
Mulberry Street Market
4-7 p.m. Wednesdays, Mulberry Street. Locally grown produce, dairy, meat, desserts and more.
International City Farmers Market
1 p.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays, Watson Boulevard and Maple Street, in front of Perkins Field across from Robins Federal Credit Union, Warner Robins. Featuring Georgia-grown/made foods. Local, seasonal produce, meat, milk and more. (478) 225-7626.
Remembering Good Friday
7 p.m. March 29, the Rain Church, 257 Gunn Road, Warner Robins. Dance, music and drama. 953-7246. www.therainchurch.com.
Rock the Flock with Love
7 p.m. April 4, Perry Arts Center, 1121 Macon Road, Perry. Featuring Roland Everett Fall and the Lightword Band. Tickets are available at the Peach Palette, 907 Carroll St., Perry, or at the door the night of the concert. $5 adults, $3 youth, 12 and younger are free.
Opening New Worlds Conference
11 a.m. registration, 1 p.m. conference, April 5; 9 a.m.-noon April 6, Wesley Glen Ministries, Life Skills Center, 4580 North Mumford Road. A conference designed to help churches learn how to begin, maintain and expand ministry to people who have special needs and their families. Featured speaker: Nancy Grace. 471-3711. www.wesleyglenministries.com. $50 individuals.
Candler Singers: In Endless Song
7 p.m. April 7, Centenary United Methodist Church, 1290 College St. The 23 singers, dancers and instrumentalists are all students at Candler School of Theology preparing for service in a variety of Christian ministries. Directed by the Rev. Barbara Day Miller. www.centenarymacon.org.
6-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. A Christian youth/young adult center. 4917-A Mercer University Drive. 390-4013. $3 admission, concession and games extra.
Gospel and Jam Session
8-10:30 p.m. every first and third Friday, Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 809 S. Davis Drive, Warner Robins. (478) 997-1734. Free
DJS Jazz Social
6 p.m. Sunday, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by the Douglass Jazz Society, featuring music, refreshments, trivia and prizes. $5, free for DJS members. 742-2000.
7:30 p.m. Friday, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Two-time Grammy nominee for best bluegrass album. Acousticproductions.com. $20 adults in advance, $22 adults at door, $10 students.
Cherry Blossom Festival Street Party
5 p.m. Saturday, downtown Macon. Featuring .38 Special, the Dirty Guvnahs, Atlanta Funk Society and the Wild Feathers. $12 in advance, $20 at the gate. All ages event. Rain or shine. www.cherryblossom.com.
7:30 p.m. Saturday, the Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. $32 general admission. Tickets available at the Rose box office or by calling (478) 994-3118.
7 p.m. March 30, Theatre Dublin, 314 Academy Ave., Dublin. Beatles tribute band. Benefits J.O.Y. Medical Clinic. (478) 277-5074. www.returntothe1960s.com. $20 advance, $25 at door.
8 p.m. April 3, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Tab Benoit is a Louisiana blues musician. Opening act: Josh Graff. $16. 257-6391. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.
7 p.m. April 12, the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. With special guests the Tyler Hammond Band. $15. 301-5470.
Randall Bramblett CD Release Party
9 p.m. April 13, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. $12 in advance, $15 day of. 257-6391. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.
Hotel California: A Salute to the Eagles
6 p.m. and 9 p.m. April 19, Opera House, 42 Lumpkin St., Hawkinsville. (478) 783-1884. www.hawkinsvilleoperahouse.com.
Chonda Pierce: Girl Talk
7 p.m. April 20, the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Stand-up comedian, TV hostess and author with Southern charm. $20-$27. 301-5470.
Cirque du Soleil presents Quidam
7:30 p.m. May 3-4, 3:30 p.m. May 4, 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. May 5, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Adults $35-$80, children $28-$65, military, seniors and students $32-$68.
8 p.m. May 9, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. $20 in advance, $25 day of. 257-6391. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.
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.
9 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Markels SaLounge, 206 E. Gaines St., Dublin. Open mic night for poets hosted by Lisa Bryant. (478) 290-5938. $5.
Friday Night Dance Party
8-10:30 p.m. Friday, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Casual dress. DLDancers.com. $5 per person.
8-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Warner Robins Recreation Center, 800 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Hosted by USA Dance Chapter No. 6100. Variety of music, refreshments, dressy casual. www.dancehoustonco.org. (478) 953-1410. $10 members, $15 non-members.
7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Jocks & Jills, 4680 Sheraton Drive. Guided practica for beginners. Free. Special event: In addition to the regularly scheduled practica, Clint Rauscher of Atlantas Tango Evolution will be teaching a lesson from 7-8: p.m., $5. 742-9367.
Macon Shag Club
6:45 p.m. shag lessons, 7:30 p.m. dancing, Thursdays, Holiday Inn Macon North, 3953 River Place Drive. 960-3450. Free.
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 9, 4493 Houston Ave. 8 p.m. Fridays with the Dixie Pride Band; 8 p.m. Saturdays with the Lightening Creek Band. 784-1454. Public welcome. $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
6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays, except fourth Thursdays, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Caller: Bob Shiver. Cuer: Jack Raye. 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: the Connells, Mars Hill Porch Pickers, the Wranglers and Blue Jam. (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. 5:15 p.m. Tommy and Friends and open mic night, 6:15 p.m. Heaven Bound, 7:45 p.m. the Generals. (478) 461-3544 or www.clintonopry.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. Peach Blossom Special, 7:30 p.m. Ray Knighton and Wanelle Collins with Phoenix Band. 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. Ramblin Fever, 7:30 p.m. Mark Hall and Filmore House Band. 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.
Outdoor Movie Night
8:30 p.m. April 19, Robins Federal Credit Union Watson Boulevard Branch, 803 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Featuring Disneys Brave. Concessions will be available. www.robinfcu.org. Hillary Bobbitt, (478) 923-3773, extension 2866. 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. April 14: Amour. Documentary series special presentation: West of Memphis at 7:30 p.m. April 23. 742-2000. Maconfilmguild.org. $5.
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Christ United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 511 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Jewelry table, bake sales and more. Hosted by Christ United Methodist Prime Timers. (478) 922-0211.
Cherry Blossom Road Race
8:15 a.m. 5K, 10K and Kids Corral; 9:15 a.m. one-mile fun run, Saturday, Howard Middle School, 6600 Forsyth Road. Kids Corral includes inflatables, face painting, popcorn, sno-cones and other fun activities. Benefits Wesley Glen. www.cherryblossomroad.com, Wesley Glen, 471-3711. $15 Fun Run; $25 5K/10K race.
Claxton Road Race at the Landings
7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. 5K run/walk, 8:30 a.m. 10K run, April 6, Landing Pointe Plaza, 402 Ga. 247 South, Bonaire. Benefits A Run to End Alzheimers. John Rowlands, race director, (478) 922-6556. www.claxtonroadrace2013.kintera.org.
Ride for Camp Good Grief
8:30 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. bikes out, April 13, starts at the Hospice Care Options and Medical Arts Pharmacy parking lot, 811 N. Cobb St., Milledgeville. Poker run. Tammie Malone, (478) 453-8572 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tiger Spring Fest
2-6 p.m. April 13, Turner Woods Elementary School, 144 Willie Fluellen Drive, Gray. To raise funds to enhance the educational facilities and opportunities for the schools students. Silent and live auctions, attractions and activities for all ages. Concessions available. Amy Haddock, (478) 808-1091 or email@example.com.
Top Hat Gala: 6:30-9:30 p.m. April 17, Woodruff House, 988 Bond St. Gives guests the first opportunity to view the professionally-decorated home, located at 1120 Georgia Ave. A NewTown trolley will run between the gala and the Showhouse throughout the evening. A catered dinner and open bar are included; $75 per person; advance reservations required. Showhouse daily tours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays, April 18-28. $18 until April 15, $20 at the door. www.historicmacon.org. 742-5084.
Celebrity Midday Soiree
4-7 p.m. May 4, Galleria Conference Center, 2922 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Hosted by the I Think I Am Foundation. Food, live entertainment, blackjack, poker and more. NFL and NBA players and their moms are slated to attend. Tickets available at Habersham Records, Macon Black Pages and Florences Boutique. Deanna Moore, (478) 714-1040, or firstname.lastname@example.org. $50 tickets, $100 vendor tables, sponsorships available.
Friends of the Library Old Book Sale
10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. All books half-price on Sunday. Admission and parking are free.
Negotiate or Lead: What to Do and When?
5:30 p.m. April 3, Middle Georgia State College Professional Sciences and Conference Center banquet hall. Featuring Peter J. Shedd, a noted scholar in the legal and regulatory environment of business and business law. 471-2724. email@example.com. Free.
Sidneys Salon Series
Each event is at 5:30 p.m. Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. The Lanier Center for Literary Arts next Salon Series, Macon Memories, will feature authors whose books recount the history of Macon. April 15: the Rev. Ian Whyte will speak about From Macon to Montrose: Scotland, Slavery and the Crafts Tour of 1851 about the role that Scotland played in slavery and abolition; and May 14: Mike Kitchens, author of Ghosts of Grandeur: Georgias Lost Antebellum Homes and Plantations. Free for Historic Macon members, $5 nonmembers, $3 students.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miss GA South Pageant
July 13, Adel. The pageant is open to girls ages 0-26 who live, work or attend school anywhere in Georgia. Darrell Williams, (912) 381-7070. missGAsouth@hotmail.com.
Cherry Blossom Festival Lantern Light Tours
Friday-Sunday, Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Guided and self-guided tours are available, with guided tours beginning at 7:30 p.m. and starting every half hour through 9 p.m. Each family participating will receive a lantern to carry during the one-mile tour. Tickets are available for pre-sale at the Ocmulgee National Monument museum store. 752-8257. $5, ages 12 and under are free.
Bloomfield Estates and Hazzard District Clean-Up Day
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, meeting for orientation is 9 a.m. at Bloomfield United Methodist Church parking lot, 5511 Bloomfield Road. Participants served refreshments from 3-3:30 p.m. Free. 788-2262.
Clark Powell Blacksmithing
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Cannonball House, 856 Mulberry St. Clark Powell and friends will demonstrate the artistic talents of blacksmithing. See amazing pieces of jewelry made out of raw steel and learn how the tradition of this once thriving trade is carried on today. $3-$6 includes tour. 745-5982.
First Day of Spring Hike
10 a.m. Saturday, High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Join the park naturalist on a hike looking for signs of spring. Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water. $4 plus $5 parking. (478) 993-3053.
Spring Break Kite Camp
11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-March 29, Freedom Park Community Center, 3301 Roff Ave. For ages 6-12. Master the art of kite making. Bring lunch. Space is limited. Registration open through Friday at Freedom Park. 751-9248. Free.
Perry Autofest and Swap Meet
8 a.m.-5 p.m. March 29-30, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Hosted by Five Guys Automotive Ventures. $5 adults, children younger than 12 free with an adult. (678) 793-2878.
Military Artifact Identification And Display
2 p.m. March 30, Cannonball House, 856 Mulberry St. Artifact expert Johnny Mack Nickles exhibits his Civil War collection and identifies artifacts brought in by the public. $6 includes tour. 745-5982.
Full Moon Hike
6:30 p.m. March 30, High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Enjoy the first full moon of spring. See the falls under the full moonlight and enjoy a evening stroll through the woods. Meet at the parks main office. $5 plus $5 parking. (478) 993-3053.
Spring Home and Garden Show
9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 6, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 7, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Plants, trees, shrubs, bulbs and garden art along with porch and patio accessories. Master Gardeners on hand to answer questions about gardening. Adults $5; children under 12 free with adult. (478) 988-8344 or www.mgcg.org.
Magnolia Street Soap Box Derby
April 14, Magnolia Street at Washington Park, downtown Macon. Derby car entries are being accepted now. Entry forms and rules are available at www.MaconDerby.com. The entry fee is $50. Space is limited. This years race precedes the Second Sunday Concert and will feature live music with the Cotton Avenue Hustlers, DJ Shawty Slim, the StreetLine drum crew, food vendors and activities including a free uphill Big Wheel race for children ages 5 to 8. Koryn Young, email@example.com or (917) 412-4661.
Community Shred Day
9 a.m.-noon April 18, Robins Federal Credit Union Watson Boulevard Branch, 803 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins; 1-4 p.m. April 18, Gray Branch, 287 W. Clinton St., Gray; 9 a.m.-noon April 19, Zebulon Road Branch, 5999 Zebulon Road. Please limit your shred to two paper-size boxes. www.robinsfcu.org. Hillary Bobbitt, (478) 923-3773, extension 2866. Free.
Antebellum Trail Pilgrimage
April 18-21. Enjoy a wide array of heritage events and attractions that provide a window into 19th century Georgia homes and lifestyles. The 100-mile Antebellum Trail spans seven historically significant communities including Athens, Watkinsville, Madison, Eatonton, Milledgeville, Gray/Old Clinton and Macon. $25 Antebellum Trail Pilgrimage Pass includes admission to all participating events and attractions in any or all of the communities throughout the entire weekend. Macon Convention and Visitors Bureau, (800) 768-3401. www.atpilgrimage.com. $20 early bird ticket.
Full Moon Euphoria
7-11 p.m. April 25, Riverside Cemetery, 1301 Riverside Drive. A once-a-year-only opportunity to compose unique and evocative photos by moonlight. Models and props provided or bring your own. Novice, amateur and professional photographers alike are welcome. Professionals will be on hand to instruct and advise attendees. $25, $40 per couple. Benefits the cemeterys preservation fund. 742-5328.
Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame Enshrinement Banquet
6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. dinner and program, April 27, Museum of Aviation, Warner Robins. The three Georgia aviation legends being honored are Ronald R. Alexander, Samuel Winn Baker and Lewis Jordan. Attire is black-tie (dark suit optional). Nicole Bissette, (478) 328-0704. $75 per person.
Ladies of Color Talent and Fashion Show
6-8 p.m. May 11, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $10 adults, $5 children. For tickets or more information, call Rosetta Frazier at 745-7944, or the Douglass at 742-2000.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. All events free unless otherwise noted. Other events: 10 a.m.-noon April 27: Pottery making. 3 p.m. May 12: Archaeology program. 9 a.m. May 19: Lamar trip. 9 a.m. June 8: guided tour at Lamar Mounds.752-8257.
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. www.fgcmacon.org. $5.
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.
Lawn Mower Races
11 a.m. the second Saturday of the month, across from Camping World, Byron. (478) 956-3929
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.
Rampage Pro Wrestling
2 p.m. the first and third Saturday of the month, Johnny Gs, 815 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. (478) 329-8002. rampageprowrestling.net. $8 adults, $5 kids, VIP seating available
6-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, WineStyles, 6255 Zebulon Road, Suite 210. Tuesdays: Six wines with light appetizers. $7. Thursdays: Eight wines with appetizers. $10. 474-9595. www.winestyles.net/macon.
7:30 p.m. bell time, the first and third Fridays of the month, 1361 Peach Parkway, Fort Valley. All-Star Wrestling Network. (478) 397-5734. allstarwrestlingnetwork.com. $6.50 admission, discounts to military and students, children 6 and younger free.
58th Annual Pet Show
2-4 p.m. April 14, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Children are invited to show off their pets in the pecan orchard. Games, food and animal-related activities. $1 per person and $1 per pet. 477-3232.
Introduction to Bird Watching for Families
9-11 a.m. April 20, Wesleyan College Arboretum, Wesleyan College. Join Dr. Jim Ferrari for a family-friendly expedition through the arboretum. Bring binoculars. Advance registration required. $10 per family, $8 per individual. 477-3232.
Second Saturday Activities
10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. the second Saturday of each month, Georgia Childrens Museum, 382 Cherry St. Family-friendly activities. 755-9539. $4, free for Macon residents with ID.
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.
3 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, plus extra tour at 1 p.m. Saturdays, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Free with museum admission, $5-$10. 477-3232.
8 p.m. the second Friday of each month, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Meet in the observatory to see the night sky through the museums telescopes. Held only if the sky is clear. Admission by donation. 477-3232. www.masmacon.org.