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Events

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Pints for Nonprofits
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / noon-midnight / Free
Come enjoy pints for a cause, our donations benefit the Humboldt state Bio, Fish & Wildlife Departments in efforts towards studying Sea Star Wasting Disease.
826-7222 / office@redwoodcurtainbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Ash Wednesday "Ashes to Go"
Arcata Plaza / 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
"Clergy and lay people visiting transit stops, street corners, coffee shops, and college campuses to mark the foreheads of interested passers-by with ashes and invite them to repent of past wrongdoing and seek forgiveness and renewal."
822-4102 / officesec@stalbansarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

984 Prisoner of the Future (1982)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5
A corporate executive is taken prisoner by an underground organization known as The Movement, and is turned over to a ruthless interrogator.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

David Bowie Cinema Night
The Miniplex / 7-11 p.m. / $6.50 / 21+
We're celebrating the life of David Bowie with a double feature of Nicolas Roeg's sci-fi epic "THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH" (1976) and Tony Scott's stylish vampire thriller "THE HUNGER" (1983).
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I Am Awake
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $20 / $13 Playhouse members
Two women play 8 masked characters in a vibrant serenade, full of humor, sadness, action and the everyday dramas of going to sleep and waking up.
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

The Meditations' Bob Marley Birthday Celebration
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $20 / 21+
"Known the world over as Jamaica’s legendary harmony trio, The Meditations captured the hearts of reggae fans around the world."
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Mobile Outreach in Rio Dell
See Event Description / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free
Visitors to the bus can be assisted with CalFresh, MediCal, In-Home Supportive Services, Veterans Services and Child Support.
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Elements of Art
Arcata Community Center / 3-5:30 p.m.
Students engage in new art techniques and concepts such as bookbinding, papermaking, ceramics, drawing, sewing, digital arts and more.
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Community Acupuncture
Jacoby's Storehouse / 3-7 p.m. / $25
Suite 10. Traditional style of treatment in which there are multiple people in one room being treated at the same time.
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MGC Youth and Teen Study Group
The Multi-Generational Center (MGC) / 3-4:30 p.m. / Free
Free study group for youth high school age and younger every Wednesday.
725-3300 / lynea237@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Elements of Art Classes
Arcata Community Center / 3:30-5:30 p.m. / $12 drop -in / $50 5-class pass
Afterschool art enrichment class for 2nd through 6th grade students.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Celebrate Recovery Step Study
Faith Center Foursquare Church / 6-8 p.m.
"A Celebrate Recovery Step Study is a personal journey—with the support of a safe and confidential group and facilitators--that leads to freedom from your various hurts, habits and hang-ups."
442-1784 / fcrecovery_sj@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Aber Miller
Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m.
Local jazz pianist tickles ivories/you.
677-0230 / Web site / View Comments

Beginning Quilting Class
Eureka Fabrics / 6-9 p.m. / $12 / $44 By the month
Learn to piece, design, and free motion or hand quilt.
442-2646 / eurekafabrics@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic with Mike Anderson
Old Town Coffee And Chocolates / 6:30-8:30 p.m. / Free
Usually some singer/guitarists, a couple spoken word guys and then that one wildcard oddity that makes you go "hmm."
445-8600 / OldTownCoffeeEureka@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Ultra Secret Good Guy Organization
SpeakEasy / 7 p.m. / 21+
Jazz/funk improv for your Wednesdays.
444-2244 / Web site / View Comments

Salsa Rueda Classes
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7-9 p.m. / $8 intermediate drop-in / $10 beginner drop-in / $40 6-week beginner series
"This is a weekly class in Cuban salsa. We do this in a super-fun "Rueda de casino" format which is a wheel of couples dancing to patterns called out in Spanish to popular mostly Cuban music."
822-2652 / jacaronda@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Young Adults Bible Study
Faith Center Foursquare Church / 7-8 p.m. / Free / 18+
"Attention all young adults! We are starting a weekly bible study just for you!"
442-1784 / apayne@eurekafaithcenter.org / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic
Curley's Full Circle / 7 p.m.
Ferndale gets together and sings for each other.
786-9696 / View Comments

Karaoke
Bar Fly Pub and Grub / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Singing in public is easier with beer.
443-3770 / Web site / View Comments

Salsa Night
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m. / $5
Get a salsa lesson then apply that knowledge.
826-9463 / Web site / View Comments

Rockstar Karaoke
Brass Rail / 9 p.m.
This is the most hardcore karaoke in Humboldt.
923-3188 / View Comments

Whomp
The Jam / 9:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Every Wednesday Jambalaya makes with the whompity whomp.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

Rude Lion Sound
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
Were you just thinking, "Is there anyplace that has Dancehall Wednesdays?" Here it is!
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • 13 HOURS: THE SECRET SOLDIERS OF BENGHAZI: 2:40, 8:35
  • 5TH WAVE: 12:05, 5:55
  • BOY: 4:55, 9:40
  • CHOICE: 12:15, 2:55, 5:35, 8:20
  • DIRTY GRANDPA: 11:50, 2:15, 4:40, 7:05, 9:30
  • FIFTY SHADES OF BLACK: 12:20, 2:35, 7:20
  • FINEST HOURS 2D: 12:30, 6:10, 9:05
  • FINEST HOURS 3D: 3:20
  • HAIL CAESAR!: 12:40, 3:15, 6:20, 9:00
  • KUNG FU PANDA 3 2D: 11:50, 1:10, 3:40, 4:45, 5:50, 7:15, 8:15
  • KUNG FU PANDA 3 3D: 2:15
  • PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES: 1:00, 3:50, 6:35, 9:20
  • REVENANT: 1:35, 5:05, 8:30
  • RIDE ALONG 2: 1:45, 4:15, 6:45, 9:15
  • STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS 2D: 11:45, 2:45, 5:45, 8:45
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 5TH WAVE: 3:20, 6:05, 8:45
  • CHOICE: 4:00, 6:40, 9:15
  • DIRTY GRANDPA: 2:45, 7:00, 9:25
  • FINEST HOURS 2D: 5:55, 8:50
  • FINEST HOURS 3D: 2:55
  • KUNG FU PANDA 3 2D: 3:25, 5:45
  • KUNG FU PANDA 3 3D: 8:10
  • PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES: 3:50, 6:30, 9:10
  • REVENANT: 3:35, 5:10, 8:30
  • STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS 2D: 6:00, 9:00
  • STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS 3D: 3:00