Events

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California Native Plant Society Spring Wildflower Show
Manila Community Center / 1-5 p.m. / Free
"An exciting, annual gathering of wildflowers (both native and non-native) and people who love them."
822-2015 / smayklein@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Tall Ships
Bonnie Gool Dock / 4 p.m. / $3 Walk on tour
The brig Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington State, and Hawaiian Chieftain spend a week in Humboldt Bay offering public tours, excursions, and education programs to local K-12 students.
800-200-5239 / Web site / View Comments

Mad Cap Variety Show
Arcata Playhouse / 7 p.m. / $12 / $10 Students and members
Features Portland performers Rhys Thomas from Juggle Mania, Stunt man and comedian Leapin Louis Lichtenstein and ace dancer/musician Shoehorn.
822-1575 / info@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site / View Comments

Dead Man's Cell Phone
Gist Theater at HSU / 7:30-9 p.m. / $10 / Free HSU students (limited seating) / $8 seniors, students / 18+
"She doesn’t fall down the rabbit hole or through the looking glass. But a young woman enters her self-made Wonderland by answering the cell phone of a stranger she soon realizes is dead."
826-3928 / attentionservices@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

Bat Boy: The Musical
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $16 students/seniors 60+ / 18+
"An adult only theatrical experience, Bat Boy: The Musical was inspired by a series of tabloid headlines published in 1992 by The Weekly World News claiming that a terrifying creature, half-man and half-bat, had been discovered in a cave, escaped, and was terrorizing the local dairy farmers."
786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site / View Comments

Mothers and Sons
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 Thursdays
"At turns funny and powerful, this extraordinary play portrays a woman who pays an unexpected visit to the New York apartment of her late son’s partner, who is now married to another man and has a young son."
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Clown
Carlo Theatre (Dell'Arte) / 8-10 p.m. / Free / 18+
"One of Dell'Arte's most popular student performances! Character is the basis of the theatrical clown, developed by Dell'Arte's 1st year students in duos and trios, and presented for your entertainment - to be funny or die!"
668-5663 / info@dellarte.com / Web site / View Comments

HSU Symphonic Band: Star Wars and More
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-9:30 p.m. / $8 / Free HSU students / $5 seniors, children
The Star Wars that started it all—John Williams’ original Star Wars Suite, plus a world premiere piece by Humboldt State professor Brian Post, Copland’s lyrical “Promise of Living,” Grondahl’s Trombone Concerto featuring student trombonist Craig Hull, and works by Darius Milhaud and Percy Grainger.
826-3928 / attentionservices@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

Joanne Rand CD Release
The Sanctuary / 8 p.m.
An evening of music with songwriter-performer Joanne Rand accompanied by Rob Diggins on Violin, Tim Randalls on piano and Piet Dalmolen on electric guitar.
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Christian Martin
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 9 p.m. / $30 / $20 adv. / 21+
"Since 1995, Christian Martin has been exploring electronic music from one end of the earth to the other; from full-moon parties in the deserts of California to the thumping, dark corners of the London club scene."
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Regenerative Water Harvesting and Land Restoration Training
Heartwood Institute / 8 a.m. / $450
Tired of the drought? Take matters into your own hands and learn what you can do to heal the land.
923-5009 / lauren@heartwoodinstitute.org / Web site / View Comments

Watershed Regeneration and Land Restoration Training
Heartwood Institute / 8 a.m.-8 p.m. / $450 / $385 Early Bird Registration Discount
Increase your working knowledge and understanding of the complex and dynamic natural processes that shape landscapes and ecosystems. Use that information to develop a holistic design approach to water harvesting, erosion control and land restoration projects.
923-5009 / lauren@heartwoodinstitute.org / Web site / View Comments

Preschool Storytime
Fortuna Library / 10:30-11 a.m. / Free
A rotating group of storytellers entertain preschoolers and parents at Fortuna Library's ongoing weekly storytime. Ages 2-5 welcome.
725-3460 / forhuml@co.humboldt.ca.us / Web site / View Comments

Backpacking the Marble Mountains
Recreation and Wellness Center, HSU Campus / 5 p.m. / $95 / $80 HSU Students
826-3357 / cntract@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Weekend Roller Skating
Eureka Municipal Auditorium / 6-8:30 p.m. / $4.50 / $5.25 Adults
502-2041 / View Comments

Anna Hamilton
Double D's Steak / 6-9 p.m.
Local singer/songwriter/comedian.
725-3700 / View Comments

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater and Auction
Eureka Woman's Club / 6 p.m. / $35
The Eureka High School Players present Murder Mystery at the Murder Mystery, an evening of dinner, theater and fun. This event is a benefit for the EHS Players trip to New York City this summer.
476-1735 / vossn@eurekacityschools.org / View Comments

Blue Lotus Jazz
Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free
Jazz on the patio.
677-0230 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Friday Night Magic
Nugames Arcata / 7 p.m. / $15
"Weekly social gathering of Magic fans, hosted at your local friendly game store."
826-1228 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

8-Ball Tournament
Broadway Billiards / 8 p.m. / $10 / Free Public / 21+
Corner pocket.
442-7665 / Broadwaybilliards.humboldt@yahoo.com / View Comments

Eureka Pizza Council
SpeakEasy / 8:30 p.m.
Jazz/funk.
444-2244 / Web site / View Comments

Jenni and David and The Sweet Soul Band
Bear River Casino Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
Funky blues.
800-761-2327 / Web site / 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

GetDown
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m. / 21+
Local funk.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Sissy Brown and Abraham and The Old Gods
Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free
This singer/songwriter duo will be back at Six Rivers Brewery with their alt country/songwriter style.
839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Rockstar Karaoke
Central Station / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
You can sing!
839-2013 / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
822-0919 / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m.
"What?"
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE 2D: 12:05
  • BOSS: 12:20
  • EYE IN THE SKY: 12:30
  • HELLO, MY NAME IS DORIS: 12:25
  • JUNGLE BOOK 2D: 12:40
  • JUNGLE BOOK 3D: 11:55
  • KEANU: 12:00
  • MOTHER'S DAY: 12:15
  • RATCHET AND CLANK 2D: 12:55
Mill Creek Cinema
  • BOSS: 12:55
  • HUNTSMAN: WINTERS WAR: 12:25
  • JUNGLE BOOK 2D: 12:05
  • MOTHER'S DAY: 12:00
  • RATCHET AND CLANK 2D: 12:50