Events

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Ugly Christmas Sweater Party
Eel River Brewery / 5-11 p.m. / Free
An excuse to rock that knitted one-of-a-kind gift from Nana? Yes!
725-2739 / staff@eelriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Chanukah on the Plaza
Arcata Plaza / 5 p.m. / Free
Lighting of a giant menorah. Free raffle for a Silver Menorah. Enjoy delicious hot potato latkes, chocolate gelt and dreidels for all. Lively Chanukah music.
633-8770 / Rabbi@jewishhumboldt.com / Web site / View Comments

Sci Fi Night Xmas Extravaganza
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5
Brace yourselves for this year’s barrage of winter madness with a variety of 20 – 60 min wacky, kooky, freaky, and bizarre holiday related films.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

The Nutcracker
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 7 p.m. / $20 / $12 children under 12
North Coast Dance presents their annual holiday tradition. Features guest choreographers Ikolo and Sarah Griffin, a fantastic cast of local dancers, and world class guest performers.
442-7779 / northcoastdance@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

2014 Winter Concert
Van Duzer Theater / 7 p.m.
Join the ArMack Orchestra, Arcata High School Madrigal Choir and Concert Choir under the direction of Maestra Carol Jacobson for an evening of orchestra and madrigal music for the season; traditional carols and so much more. Delectable homemade concessions available.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

Family Music for Babies
Arcata D St. Neighborhood Center / 3-3:30 p.m. / $60 / $11 Drop-In / $70 non-residents
Join Anna of Redwood MusikGarten.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Cycle of the Seasons Family Music
D Street Neighborhood Center / 4:30-5 p.m. / $60 / $11 Drop-In / $70 non-residents
Family music time (for kids 3-5 years) with Anna of Redwood MusikGarten.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Truck Driver Training-Informational Meeting
College of the Redwoods Downtown Site / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free / 18+
476-4500 / sarah-connelly@redwoods.edu / Web site / View Comments

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

Open Mic with Mike Anderson
Old Town Coffee And Chocolates / 6:30-9 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

Volunteer Orientation
SCRAP Humboldt / 6:30-7:30 p.m. / Free / 18+
As a nonprofit creative reuse center, volunteers are essential to the services that SCRAP Humboldt offers.
822-2452 / volunteer@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

Pelican Dreams Film
Minor Theatre / 6:40 p.m.
Made by internationally acclaimed film maker Judy Irving (The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill) and featuring Humboldt County's own Monte Merrick (Humboldt Wildlife Care Center/Bird Ally X), and footage by local film maker ishan Vernallis.
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Ultra Secret Good Guy Organization, No Covers
SpeakEasy / 7-11 p.m. / Free / 21+
949-525-1624 / tsm36@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic w/ Lauren Smith
Logger Bar / 8 p.m.
First Wednesday of every month.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

The Mike Dillon Band w/ Norwood and Ween's drummer
Northern Delights, Hayfork / 8:30 p.m.-2 a.m. / $15
"Mike Dillon of Les Claypool's Frog Brigade will combine his extraordinary percussion skills with Norwood from Fishbones' bass, and Claude Coleman Jr. of Weens drums. Gonna be sweet!"
530-628-5246 / 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

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

Karaoke
Lil Red Lion / 9 p.m. / 21+
How could this be a bad idea?
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Comedy Open Mikey
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / 21+
Hosted by Nando Molina. Beats by Gabe Pressure.
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Whomp Whomp Wednesday
Jambalaya / 9:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+
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
  • BIRDMAN: 12:25, 3:15, 6:05, 8:55
  • DUMB AND DUMBER TO: 1:25, 4:05, 6:50, 9:30
  • EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS 2D: 1:45, 3:35, 5:10, 8:30
  • EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS 3D: 12:10, 7:00
  • HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES 2D: 12:00, 2:00, 5:20, 8:40
  • HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES 3D: 12:35, 3:55, 7:15
  • HORRIBLE BOSSES 2: 1:15, 4:00, 6:45, 9:25
  • HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1: 12:20, 3:20, 6:20, 9:15
  • INTERSTELLAR: 12:45, 4:20, 8:00
  • NIGHTCRAWLER: 3:10, 5:50, 8:30
  • PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR 2D: 12:40, 3:00, 5:25, 7:45
  • THEORY OF EVERYTHING: 12:05, 3:05, 6:00, 9:00
Mill Creek Cinema
  • BIG HERO 6 2D: 3:00, 5:35, 8:15
  • EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS 2D: 8:30
  • EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS 3D: 5:10
  • HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES 2D: 5:25, 8:45
  • HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES 3D: 4:10, 7:30
  • HORRIBLE BOSSES 2: 4:00, 6:40, 9:25
  • HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1: 3:20, 6:20, 9:15
  • INTERSTELLAR: 3:50, 7:40
  • PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR 2D: 3:30, 5:50, 8:10
Minor Theatre
  • HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES 2D: 4:55, 8:15
  • HOMESMAN: 3:15, 6:05, 8:55
  • HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1: 2:55, 5:50, 8:45