Friday, Feb. 14, 2014's Lowdown
Your loved one has one of these ^ that needs a-warmin'.
Perhaps the key is to get 'em something from here.
Then take 'em somewhere local and romantic (see below).
K. Get to work.
The Lowdown Fun Committee
Godlin Gets Behind
Have I told you of how much I hate Valentine's Day? For someone who loves just about everything, I realize this may come as a surprise. As such, I'm skipping all the things tonight. See you tomorrow, Humboldt. You're on your own this time.
A Valentine Day Blues Ball
Eureka Theater / 7-11:30 p.m. / $25 / 18+
Featuring dancing and music with Spence Brother's Blazin Bluz, Dennis Jones Band and Laurie Morvan
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Valentine's Night Show
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 8-11:55 p.m. / $5
Join Blood Gnome, the Comix Trip, and an as-yet-unnamed-band (filled with members of rad bands of yore) for a good ol' time in celebration of love.
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Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 8 p.m. / $5
Does your loved one love movies? Spolier: Of course they do. Snuggle up while Michael Cera attempts to defeat his dream girl’s seven evil ex-boyfriends.
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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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Annual Black and Red Ball
Mateel Community Center / 8 p.m.
Valentine's Day concert with reggae superstar Tarrus Riley and Blak Soil. A beloved Mateel tradition where attendees and the hall are decked out in the ball's namesake colors.
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Spring Acrylic Painting
College of the Redwoods Community Education / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / $99 / 18+
CR courses for your life-long learning.
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Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 11 a.m.-10 p.m. / 21+
Featuring artists Liz Cook, Tye Harris, Shotsie Gorman, Joshua Carlton, and Daniel Rocha.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments
Ditched or Hitched
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 1-9 p.m. / 21+
Bring in either your wedding or divorce certificate dated 2/14/13-2/14/14. Wedded couples get $1 off each beer. A divorcee gets $2 off each beer.
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One Billion Rising for Justice
Arcata Plaza / 1-3 p.m. / Free
Second annual flash mob style dance in which Arcata joins a global anti-violence movement, One Billion Rising. Make a statement through movement that you won't tolerate any more violence against women or girls in our local community or around the world.
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Dirty Business Divas Workshop
Dirty Business Soil / 5-6 p.m. / Free
When visual symptoms of a nutrient deficiency appear, yields have already decreased.
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For the Love of Robots
SCRAP Humboldt / 6-9 p.m.
The human fascination and fondness for metal machines is at the heart of SCRAP Humboldt’s February exhibit titled ‘For the Love of Robots’ by local artist Michelle Remy. Using found materials, she transforms pieces of metal and wood into small machines that look like they're alive.
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A Valentine's Evening
Trinidad Town Hall / 6-11 p.m. / Free
"Will Willis will perform his beautiful, profound originals with Richard Louis MacKenzie on haunting flute, and Will's wife may join him on the tenor sax."
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Richard Duning's Raven, You Have Given Up Your Color
Northtown Books / 7 p.m.
Richard Duning will show new paintings and read from his new book of poetry.
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Making God Laugh
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $10
A family comedy that takes place in four scenes, each ten years apart, set at various holidays. Starting in 1980, the kids – a priest, an aspiring actress, and a former star football player – all return home, where we learn of their plans and dreams as they embark on their adult lives.
Psychedelvis! The Elvis Illusionist
Logger Bar / 8 p.m. / Free / 21+
Valentine's Day extravaganza featuring love songs by Terrapin Breeze, Midnight Flock, Belles of the Levee and ELVIS!
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments
Black Hearts Friday w/ Kaseem Bentley
Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m. / 21+
No date for Valentine's Day? Laugh it off with stand up comedians Kaseem Bentley, Scott Simpson and Dhaya Lakshminarayanan.
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- ABOUT LAST NIGHT: 1:35, 4:05, 6:40, 9:15
- AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY: 2:15, 5:10, 8:05
- ENDLESS LOVE: 12:35, 3:10, 5:45, 8:25
- FROZEN 2D: 1:30, 4:10
- I FRANKENSTEIN 2D: 7:15
- I FRANKENSTEIN 3D: 2:35
- 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: 2:20, 5:20, 8:15
- MONUMENTS MEN: 12:05, 3:00, 5:55, 8:50
- RIDE ALONG: 1:55, 4:25, 6:55, 9:25
- ROBOCOP: 12:30, 3:20, 6:15, 9:05
- THAT AWKWARD MOMENT: 4:55, 9:35
- VAMPIRE ACADEMY: 6:50, 9:30
- WINTER S TALE: 12:10, 3:05, 6:00, 8:55
Mill Creek Cinema
- ENDLESS LOVE: 1:20, 4:00, 6:35, 9:10
- FROZEN 2D: 1:50, 4:30
- LEGO MOVIE 2D: 12:20, 2:55, 5:30
- LEGO MOVIE 3D: 8:00
- LONE SURVIVOR: 1:05, 6:30
- MONUMENTS MEN: 12:30, 3:20, 6:10, 9:00
- RIDE ALONG: 1:40, 4:15, 6:45, 9:15
- ROBOCOP: 12:10, 3:05, 5:55, 8:45
- THAT AWKWARD MOMENT: 7:05, 9:30
- VAMPIRE ACADEMY: 3:55, 9:20
- WINTER S TALE: 12:00, 2:45, 5:40, 8:30
- HER: 3:10, 6:00, 8:50
- PHILOMENA: 3:20, 5:50, 8:15
- WINTER S TALE: 3:30, 6:15, 9:00