10 Days Calendar

January 31, 2014 

10 days calendar

Friday

Jan. 31

Mid-Winter Art Show

6-9 p.m.

Pure Salon, 3395 Arkwright Road. Featuring more than 20 Georgia artists. Hors d’oeuvres and spirits. Free. 478-538-8453.

“Soulshine” Gala

6:15 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Performance by the Macon Civic Club. Proceeds benefit Middle Georgia charities. $40 includes pre-show gala. Show begins at 7:30 p.m. 478-301-5470.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

7 p.m.

Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Theme: “Super Circus Heroes.” $22-$37 adults; $12 children ages 2-12. www.maconcentreplex.com.

Sky Over Macon

8 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Explore constellations and planets visible from Middle Georgia, then see a live presentation in the planetarium. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. 478-477-3232.

Saturday

Feb. 1

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Macon Coliseum, (see Friday, Jan. 31).

Joshua’s Birthday Bash for a Cure

6 p.m.

Anderson Conference Center, 5171 Eisenhower Parkway. Music, raffles, silent and live auctions and AJ the DJ. Benefits St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. $50 in advance; $60 at the door. www.joshuaswish.org.

Talent Show 2014

6:30 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by Dirty South ENT. $10. 478-742-2000.

“Soulshine”

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House. $20, (see Friday, Jan. 31).

February Dance

8 p.m.

Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Complementary lesson at 7:30 p.m. Wear red; light refreshments. Hosted by the Macon chapter of USA Dance. $7 members; $10 nonmembers; $5 students. 478-750-0802.

Sunday

Feb. 2

Dauset Trails Nature Center

Noon-5 p.m.

360 Mount Vernon Church Road, Jackson. Walk or bike the trails, explore the barnyard animals, feed the fish or have a picnic. Free. www.dausettrails.com.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

2 p.m.

Macon Coliseum, (see Friday, Jan. 31).

“Coriolanus”

3 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. National Theatre broadcast from the Olivier Theatre in London. $20 adults; $15 students and seniors. 478-742-2000.

Hymn Festival

4 p.m.

Mulberry Street United Methodist Church, 719 Mulberry St. With Milburn Price conducting and featuring the Mulberry UMC Ainsworth Choir. Presented by the Macon chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Free. 478-745-8601.

Monday

Feb. 3

Preacher Moss

7 p.m.

Walker Auditorium, Middle Georgia State College’s Warner Robins campus. “End of Racism” comedy/lecture tour. Free. Also speaking at noon Feb. 4 in the Arts Complex on the school’s Macon campus.

Tuesday

Feb. 4

Willie Nelson

7:30 p.m.

City Auditorium, 415 First St. $38, $53 and $88. www.ticketmaster.com. www.maconcentreplex.com.

Wednesday

Feb. 5

Mulberry Street Market

3:30-6:30 p.m.

Mulberry Street, downtown Macon. Fresh, local produce, dairy, meat, baked goods and more. Free to browse.

Thursday

Feb. 6

“Flowers in the Sun” Exhibition

Noon-5 p.m.

Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. Featuring the work of Middle Georgia artists. Free. 478-744-9557.

“Klute” movie

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Part of the CollegeTown Film Series. Lecture by Patrick Brennan of Middle Georgia State College. $5. 478-742-2000.

Esme Raji Codell

7 p.m.

Candler Alumnae Center, Wesleyan College. Noted author of children’s and adult books. Free.

Pianist Steven Lin

7:30 p.m.

Burden Parlor, Wesleyan College. Presented by the Macon Concert Association. $25 adults; $15 students. 478-301-5470.

Friday

Feb. 7

Great Outdoors Show

1-7 p.m.

Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Hosted by the Georgia Wildlife Federation. $8 adults; $5 seniors and children; free for children 5 and younger. www.gwf.org.

19th annual Father and Daughter Dance

7-9 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. $30-$45 per father/daughter. Advance registration required by calling 478-477-3232.

Night at the Museum and “Deadwood Saloon”

6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Night at the Museum, 6 p.m., is a family evening of American history with aviation and science. A 8 p.m., “Deadwood Saloon” is an interactive murder mystery dinner theater. $8 for Night at the Museum; $30 per person or $50 per couple for “Deadwood.” 478-926-6870.

“Our Town”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Weldon Ledbetter. $18 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students. 478-77-3342.

Walnut Street Dixie Racing & Marching Society Jazz Band

8 p.m.

Library Ballroom, 652 Mulberry St. $5. Cash bar. 478-957-7728.

“A Bench in the Sun”

8 p.m.

Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Presented by the Backlot Players; directed by Kim Ducheneau. $15 adults; $12 seniors, students and military. 478-994-0443.

Saturday

Feb. 8

Great Outdoors Show

9 a.m.-7 p.m.

Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

“Rusalka”

12:55 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Broadcast live in HD by the Metropolitan Opera. $24 adults; $20 seniors. 478-742-2000.

Night at the Museum and “Deadwood Saloon”

6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Museum of Aviation, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

Fisk Jubilee Singers

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Also featuring the All-Douglass Heritage Choir performing Negro spirituals. $15-$25. 478-742-2000.

Art Garfunkel

8 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $52-$62. 478-301-5470.

“A Bench in the Sun”

8 p.m.

Rose Theater, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

“Our Town”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

Sunday

Feb. 9

Winter Wonderfest

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Slide on the snow slide, play in the bounce house or enjoy other activities such as s’mores making, Zumba and a chili cookoff. Also happening Saturday, Feb. 8. www.museumofaviation.org.

Great Outdoors Show

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

“A Bench in the Sun”

2 p.m.

Rose Theater, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

“The Broken Circle Breakdown”

2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by the Macon Film Guild. $5. 478-742-2000. www.maconfilmguild.org.

“Our Town”

2:30 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, Feb. 7).

Sing Brother! Sing Sister!

3 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Annual recital of Negro spirituals. Free. 478-742-2000.

Harpist Calista Ann Koch

3 p.m.

First United Methodist Church, 205 N. Davis Drive, Warner Robins. Presented by the Warner Robins Concert Association. $15 adults; free for students. www.wrconcert.org.

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