10 Days Calendar

May 23, 2014 

Friday

May 23

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

7:30 p.m.

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

“Dirty Dancing” 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.

“The Philadelphia Story”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp. $20 adults, $18 seniors, $15 students. www.theatremacon.com. 478-746-9485.

Dailey & Vincent

8 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Award winning bluegrass duo. $25. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.

Sky Over Macon

8 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Explore the constellations visible from Middle Georgia and see a live show in the planetarium. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. www.masmacon.org.

Saturday

May 24

Yoga in the Park

9-10 a.m.

Tattnall Square Park, downtown Macon. Appropriate for all ages and skill levels. Bring your own mat. Canceled in the event of rain. Free. 478-751-7694.

Tubman African American Museum

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

340 Walnut St. Explore the museum dedicated to preserving African American heritage. See the exhibition about Harriet Tubman. Museum admission is $5-$8. 478-743-8544. www.tubmanmuseum.com.

Mini-Zoo Tours

1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Meet the critters who call the museum home. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. www.masmacon.org.

SunSplash

2-9 p.m.

Fort Valley Festival Park, at Preston and Pine streets, Fort Valley. Food, fellowship, music and family fun. Bring lawn chairs and beverages. Free.

“First Baptist of Ivy Gap”

7:30 p.m.

Perry Players Community Theatre, (see Friday, May 23).

“The Philadelphia Story”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 23).

Sunday

May 25

Museum of Aviation

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Explore airplanes, eat at the cafe, and view exhibits about the Korean War, the Tuskegee Airmen, the Thunderbirds and more. Free. 478-926-6870. www.museumofaviation.org.

“The Philadelphia Story”

2:30 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 23).

“The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time”

3 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Live broadcast by Britain’s National Theatre. $20 adults, $15 students and seniors. 478-742-2000.

Jazz in the Courtyard

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Featuring the Ken Trimmins Jazz Quartet. Free. 478-742-2000.

Monday

May 26

Memorial Day Service

11 a.m.

Linwood Cemetery, Walnut Street. Speaker is Ronnie L. Mays Jr., senior parole officer for the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles in Macon. Free. 478-746-0589.

Tuesday

May 27

“Westmore Ships” Exhibition

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. See six hand-built wooden ships and ships from the museum’s collection. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. www.masmacon.org.

Wednesday

May 28

“The Philadelphia Story”

7:30 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 23).

Thursday

May 29

National Preservation Month Workshop

5:30-7 p.m.

Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. Question and answer session with local preservation experts Josh Rogers, Ethiel Garlington and Rusty Poss. Free. www.historicmacon.org.

“Mama Won’t Fly”

7:30 p.m.

Black Box Theatre, 115 North Hill St., Griffin. Presented by the Main Street Players. $20 adults; $15 seniors; $10 students. www.mainstreetplayers.org.

“The Philadelphia Story”

7:30 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 23).

“Hay Fever”

8 p.m.

Russell Auditorium, Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville. Presented by the Milledgeville Players. $10 general admission; $8 students with ID. www.milledgevilleplayers.org.

Leftover Salmon

8 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, (see story on this page).

Friday

May 30

The Cancer-fighting Kitchen Workshop

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Diet strategies to strengthen your resistance to cancer, weight management and more. Register before May 25. $10. 478-254-5225.

Wrestling

7:30 p.m.

1361 Peach Parkway, Fort Valley. All-Star Wrestling Network. $6.50 adults; discounts for military and students; free for children 6 and younger. www.allstarwrestlingnetwork.com.

“Mama Won’t Fly”

7:30 p.m.

Black Box Theatre, (see Thursday, May 23).

“The Philadelphia Story”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 23).

“Hay Fever”

8 p.m.

Russell Auditorium, (see Thursday, May 29).

Saturday

May 31

Kids Fishing Derby

7 a.m.

Javors Lucas Lake, 150 Broach Lane, off Upper River Road. Registration at 6:15 a.m.; fish weigh in at 10:30 a.m. Bring your own bait and tackle; no fishing license required. 478-464-5656.

Georgia Grown Showcase

8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

State Farmers Market, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Vendors from around Georgia showcase products grown or made in the state. Free. www.georgiagrown.com.

Summer Ice Skating

Noon-4 p.m., 5-7:30 p.m. and 8:30-11 p.m.

Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Doors open 30 minutes before each session. $10 per person includes skate rentals. Free for spectators. www.maconcentreplex.com.

“Discovering Daylilies”

1-4 p.m.

Houston County Galleria Mall, Centerville. Viewing of daylilies sponsored by the Middle Georgia Hemerocallis Club. Free. 478-987-3763.

“It Ain’t What It Looks Like”

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by JD’s Drama and Dinner Theater, Michael Johnson and Where Eagles Soar Productions. $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 478-742-2000.

Lucinda Williams

8 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Featuring the Kenneth Brian Band. $48 and up. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.

“The Philadelphia Story”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 23).

Sunday

June 1

Summer Ice Skating

Noon-4 p.m. and 5-7:30 p.m.

Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Doors open 30 minutes before each session. $10 per person includes skate rentals. Free for spectators. www.maconcentreplex.com.

Hay House Tours

1-4 p.m.

934 Georgia Ave. Tour Macon’s historic mansion. Last tour begins at 3 p.m. $11 adults; $10 seniors and military $7 students; free for children under age 6 and members of the Georgia Trust. 478-742-8155.

“Hay Fever”

2 p.m.

Russell Auditorium, (see Thursday, May 29).

“Mama Won’t Fly”

3 p.m.

Black Box Theatre, (see Thursday, May 23).

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