The Lowdown Fun Committee

Andy Approves

Silk Tassles and Pussy Willows. If that's not a band name, it should be.

Events

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Bryan McPherson
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 8 p.m.
Spirit Vibrations Presents the politically-charged folk singer songwriter. Mo and Morgan Hollis open the show.
826-9463 / Web site / View Comments

Oedipus The King and Women in Congress
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $20 / $12 students/seniors
NCRT continues its 30th Season with a special evening of two one-act plays originally performed in ancient Greece.
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Duck Day
Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge / 9 a.m.-3 p.m. / Free
Learn about the wonderful world of waterfowl through arts and crafts, hands-on educational stations, and guided walks.
510-648-9050 / cwa.hsu@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Chamber Players of the Redwoods
Eureka Woman's Club / 2 p.m.
Performing pieces by Mendelssohn, Haydn and more. A reception follows.
442-3458 / View Comments

Father Eric Freed Memorial
HSU Native Forum / 2 p.m.
Humboldt State's religious studies department honor the late priest and educator.
wh1@humboldt.edu / View Comments

Silk Tassles and Pussy Willows
Ma-le'l Dunes / 2-4 p.m.
Silk tassel and pussy willow flowers are early signs of spring and abundant along the trails in the dunes. Join a naturalist for a guided walk in search of these and other signs of the changing seasons.
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Infected Beer Tasting
The Local / 2 p.m. / 21+
Sensory analysis tasting of off flavors, and a couple good flavors you will commonly find in your beers. This is a learning experience to help us get a better understanding of flavors in beer and why, and how they got there.
497-6320 / Web site / View Comments

Science Fiction Club of Humboldt
Old Town Coffee And Chocolates / 5-7 p.m. / Free
Monthly meeting discussing recommended reading for 2013.
445-8600 / Web site / View Comments

Gnomeo and Juliet (2011)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m.
British computer-animated family film based on William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Dinner with Maggie!
Azaela Hall / 6-8 p.m. / $25
Spaghetti dinner with DA candidate Maggie Fleming.
judybennett82@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic
Mosgo's / 7-9 p.m.
All original/public domain songs.
826-1195 / Web site / View Comments

Jazz Night
Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.
Jazz up your Sundays.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/KJ Leonard
Blue Lake Casino / 8 p.m.
When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Six Rivers Brewery Trivia Night
Six Rivers Brewery / 8 p.m. / Free
Test your random knowledge,
839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 8 p.m.
Your Lowdown will go on the record as saying that Chris Clay is Humboldt's most pro karaoke jockey. We know this stuff.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

Deep Groove Society
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / 21+
Chill out your Sundaze.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY: 12:10, 3:05, 6:00, 8:55
  • FROZEN 2D: 1:30
  • FROZEN SING A LONG: 4:05
  • I FRANKENSTEIN 2D: 4:55, 9:40
  • I FRANKENSTEIN 3D: 2:35, 7:20
  • JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT: 6:40, 9:15
  • LABOR DAY: 12:35, 3:15, 5:55, 8:35
  • LEGO MOVIE 2D: 11:55, 12:55, 2:30, 5:05, 6:05, 7:40
  • LEGO MOVIE 3D: 12:00, 3:30, 8:40
  • LONE SURVIVOR: 12:20, 3:10, 6:10, 9:00
  • MONUMENTS MEN: 12:05, 3:00, 5:55, 8:50
  • NUT JOB 2D: 12:30, 2:50, 5:15
  • RIDE ALONG: 1:55, 4:25, 6:55, 9:25
  • THAT AWKWARD MOMENT: 2:15, 4:40, 7:05, 9:30
  • VAMPIRE ACADEMY: 1:10, 3:50, 6:30, 9:10
  • WOLF OF WALL STREET: 7:30
Mill Creek Cinema
  • FROZEN 2D: 3:15
  • FROZEN SING A LONG: 12:35
  • JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT: 5:50, 8:30
  • LEGO MOVIE 2D: 12:00, 2:55, 5:30
  • LEGO MOVIE 3D: 12:20, 8:00
  • LONE SURVIVOR: 12:15, 3:05, 6:00, 8:50
  • MONUMENTS MEN: 12:10, 3:10, 6:05, 9:00
  • NUT JOB 2D: 1:15, 3:30, 5:45
  • RIDE ALONG: 1:45, 4:15, 6:45, 9:15
  • THAT AWKWARD MOMENT: 2:30, 4:45, 7:10, 9:30
  • VAMPIRE ACADEMY: 1:10, 3:50, 6:30, 9:10
  • WOLF OF WALL STREET: 8:00
Minor Theatre
  • HER: 12:20, 3:10, 6:00, 8:50
  • LABOR DAY: 1:10, 3:50, 6:30, 9:10
  • PHILOMENA: 1:00, 3:25, 5:50, 8:15