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Sustainable in the Citydetail +

Columbus Botanical Garden map
Sat., Feb. 7, 2015, 10:00AM

Join us on Saturday, February 7 beginning at 10am to learn how you can transform your backyard into a sustainable garden filled with fruit, pollinators, and a few farmland friends.

Much Ado About Nothingdetail +

Riverside Theatre Complex map
Wed., Jan. 28, 2015, 7:30PM

Celebrating their triumphant return from war, a group of hardened soldiers' thoughts melt into those of love in this "merry war" between the sexes. A new sort of truth telling occurs; rather than attempting to destroy their enemies, the secrets revealed in this uproarious comedy will prove who our heroes' true friends are. Sharp-tongued and disillusioned Benedick and Beatrice must undeceive themselves to see each other clearly, while a series of mix-ups will challenge the young lovers Claudio and Hero to follow through with the marriage. Even Don John, the would-be lago, is rendered gentle by the soft power of Messina and its inhabitants. Through the play, these beloved characters must learn to forget their troubled past and remind themselves that "man is a giddy thing."

Lend Me a Tenordetail +

Springer Opera House map
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015, 7:30PM

A Tony Award winning Broadway comedy. The Cleveland Grand Opera Company welcomes the greatest tenor of his generation, Tito Morelli, to appear for one night only. The star arrives late and accidentally consumes a double dose of tranquilizers – and passes out. In a frantic attempt to salvage the evening, the opera manager persuades his assistant, Max, to get into Morelli's costume and fool the audience into thinking he's the great man. Amazingly, Max is succeeding. But while Max is onstage, Morelli comes to, gets into a spare costume and heads for the stage.

Music City Hit Makersdetail +

RiverCenter map
Sat., Feb. 14, 2015, 12:50PM

"Where country meets the Symphony..." A perfect Valentine's Day gift, this concert features the artists who wrote the hit songs made famous by country artists like Lady Antebellum, Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Martina McBride, Kelly Clarkson, and many others (including the 2014 ACM Song of the Year, "I'll Drive Your Truck.") They are also terrific performers and will serve up a complete menu of songs about lovin', leavin', cryin', cheatin', drinkin', and who knows what else.

For the Love of Music Dessert Auction and Side by Side Concertdetail +

RiverCenter for the Performing Arts map
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015, 6:30PM

Caffeine, sugar music and a good cause--the perfect ingredients for a memorable evening. Come bid on your favorite desserts made by celebrities like Dee Armstrong, George Del Gobbo, Tara Van Etten, Rev. Chuck Hasty, Jamie Keating, Becky McKenzie, Susan Milligan, Paul Pierce, Julia Reed, Sam Wellborn, and more!Enjoy the sounds of the Youth Orchestra and Columbus Symphony Orchestra musicians as they perform a FREE concert. Afterwards, the bidding continues and a few special surprise desserts will be auctioned off live with MC and auctioneer Cameron Bean. There will also be a raffle drawing for a Super Bowl Cake and a $500 cash prize. All proceeds benefit the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus. FREE Admission Parking: $2 RiverCenter Parking Garage

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatredetail +

Uptown Historic Marriott Hotel, 800 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA map
Fri., Feb. 13, 2015, 7:00PM

Interactive comedic murder mystery dinner theatre experience.

Public Ice Skatingdetail +

Columbus Ice Rink map
Tue., Oct. 7, 2014, 5:00PM

Cheap Skate Tuesday and Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm Admission is Free just pay $3.00 for skate rental.

Columbus Cottonmouth Hockeydetail +

Columbus Civic Center map
Sun., Nov. 9, 2014, 4:00PM

Enter the Snake Pit if you dare! The Columbus Cottonmouths return to the Columbus Civic Center for the 2014-2015 hockey season.

Pet CPR/First Aiddetail +

Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center map
Sat., Feb. 7, 2015, 9:00AM

Would you know how to care for your fourlegged friend during an emergency? Knowing how to respond to health emergencies such as choking, wounds and poisoning, could be critical to saving the life of your dog or cat. Learn to administer CPR, rescue breathing and safety techniques with hands-on instruction. You’ll receive the American Safety and Health institute (ASHI) Pet First Aid Manual, Pet First Aid certification card and certificate of course completion. The ASHI Pet First Aid program has been approved by the ASPCA. Call 706-507-8070


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