10 days calendar

May 9, 2014 

10 days calendar

Friday

May 9

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

7:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. $15 adults; $12 students, senior and military. www.perryplayers.org. 478-987-5354.

“Bob Marley: The Making of a Legend” movie

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by the Tubman African American Museum. $7. 478-742-2000.

“Trouble With the Curve” movie

Sundown

Luther Williams Field, Central City Park, downtown Macon. Picnics and blankets encouraged. Movie canceled in the event of rain. Free. 478-751-9280.

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss. $18 adults; $15 seniors; $10 students. 478-477-3342.

“That Darn Plot”

8 p.m.

Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. Directed by Bull Felton. $16 adults; $14 seniors, students and military. 478-929-4579. www.wrlt.org.

Saturday

May 10

“La Cenerentola”

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.

“Prom Night” Dance

7:30-10:30 p.m.

Howard Community Center, 5645 Forsyth Road. Dress for the prom. Light refreshments. Hosted by the Greater Macon Chapter of USA Dance. $7 USA Dance members; $10 nonmembers; $5 students.

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

7:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

“Four Broke Guys”

8 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Mix of short films, live theater and comedy. 478-742-2000. www.thebrokebrothersrevolution.com.

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

“That Darn Plot”

8 p.m.

Warner Robins Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

Sunday

May 11

Alan Paul book signing

2-4 p.m.

The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House, 2321 Vineville Ave. The author will sign copies of and read from his new book “One Way Out.” $40 includes museum admission and the book; $8 if you already have the book. www.thebighousemuseum.com.

“Gloria” movie

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

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Sponsored by the Macon Film Guild. $5. www.maconfilmguild.org.

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

2:30 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

2:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

Second Sunday Concert Series

6 p.m.

Washington Park, downtown Macon. Featuring Jaimo’s Jasssz Band. Family-friendly. Bring blankets and picnics. No tents or grills. Free. www.collegehillmacon.com.

Bill Cosby

7 p.m.

City Auditorium, 415 First St. See the legendary actor and comedian in person. $32-$75. www.ticketmaster.com.

Monday

May 12

Pares and Spares Square Dance

6:30-8:30 p.m.

North Macon Park Recreation Center, off Wimbish Road. Caller: Lee Dixon. Free. 478-757-2912.

Tuesday

May 13

“The Big Dance: Georgia Basketball Teams in the NCAA Tournament”

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 301 Cherry St. The exhibition traces the history of college basketball teams from Georgia that have played in the annual tournament. Free with museum admission of $3.50-$8. www.gshf.org.

Wednesday

May 14

Senior Cinema: “For Love of Ivy”

2 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Free for senior citizens. 478-742-2000.

Thursday

May 15

Third Thursday Organ Interlude

Noon

St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St. Featuring Gerald Carper. Free. Optional lunch after the concert is $5. 478-745-1631.

Yappy Hour

5-8 p.m.

Macon Dog Park, Adams Street. Party with your four legged-best friend. Music, doggy demonstrations and more. Free. www.collegehillmacon.com.

National Preservation Month Workshop

5:30-7 p.m.

Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. Theme: “Creating a Maintenance Plan.” Get tips on caring for your older home from expert Cliffard Whitby. Free. www.historicmacon.org.

Macon Shag Club

7:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn Macon North, 3953 River Place. Shag dance lessons at 6:45 p.m. Free. 478-960-3450.

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

Friday

May 16

“Murder at the Deadwood Saloon”

7 p.m.

Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Mystery dinner theater performance. Cash bar available. $30 per person; $50 per couple. 478-923-6600.

The Helen Highwater String Band

7:30 p.m.

Juliette Opry, 443 McCrackin St., Juliette. $20 advance; $22 at the door. www.acousticproductions.comm. 478-335-3895.

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

7:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

“Batman” movie

Sundown

Luther Williams Field, Central City Park, downtown Macon. Picnics and blankets encouraged. Movie canceled in the event of rain. Free. 478-751-9280.

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

Saturday

May 17

Peach Road Race

7:30 a.m.

The Medical Center of Peach County, 1960 Ga. 247 Connector, Byron. Races include a 10.5K, 5K and 1 mile fun run. $25. www.tmcpc.org.

Community Book Club for Women

10-11:30 a.m.

Hire Grounds Cafe, 5171 Eisenhower Parkway. Discussion of “Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead” by author Sheryl Sandberg. Free. www.jlmacon.org.

Fort Hawkins Artifact ID Day

1 p.m.

Fort Hawkins Historic Site, Emery Highway. The public can bring Native American and other stone artifacts for identification and documentation. Free. 478-742-3003. www.forthawkins.com.

“Murder at the Deadwood Saloon”

7 p.m.

Museum of Aviation, (see Friday, May 16).

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

7:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

Sunday

May 18

“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”

2:30 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

2:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, (see Friday, May 9).

Archeology Month Program: British Trading Post

3 p.m.

Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Presented by Jim Branan. Learn about the first trading post in Middle Georgia, located at Ocmulgee. 478-752-8257.

Songs for a Spring Day

3 p.m.

Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Part of the Music and the Arts and Vineville series. Free. 478-745-3331.

“50 Shades: The Musical”

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $37-$47. www.thegrandmacon.com.

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