The Lowdown Fun Committee

Mike Mandates

I heard that the Eureka Fair Wage's bassist used to play with with Luscious Jackson.

Events

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The Brain Machine (1977)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5
American science fiction thriller directed by exploitation veteran Joy N. Houck, Jr. Gil Peterson and Barbara Burgess star as doctors working at a secret, government-funded underground laboratory where paid volunteers are broken down mentally in a sadistic series of experiments.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Pints for Nonprofits
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 3 p.m.
$1 from each pint sold benefits Humboldt Community Breast Health Project
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Jay Dancing Bear
Mosgo's / 5 p.m.
Acoustic originals.
826-1195 / Web site / View Comments

Buddy Reed
Blondies Food and Drink / 6 p.m.
Low down blues.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

GMO Free Humboldt Volunteer Meetings
Arcata Co-op Community Kitchen / 6-7 p.m. / Free
822-5947 / humboldtgmofree@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Hard Court Bike Polo
Highland Park / 6 p.m. / Free
Like horse polo minus the stable fees.
541-531-6671 / daryl_witmore@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Eureka Fair Wage Act Meeting
Labor Temple / 6:15 p.m.
Supporters of the Eureka initiative to require employers with more than 25 employees to provide a $12 minimum wage gather.
443-3731 / View Comments

Open Mic
Old Town Coffee And Chocolates / 6:30 p.m.
Music and spoken word. Hosted by Mike Anderson.
445-8600 / Web site / View Comments

Winter Lecture Series
Friends of the Dunes / 7-8 p.m.
Join Dr. Bill Wood as he delivers his fascinating lecture answering the question “Why are Mushrooms Toxic?”
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Why are Mushrooms Toxic?
Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 7 p.m.
Free lecture by Dr. Bill Wood, HSU Chemistry Professor with a special interest in chemical ecology, the study of chemicals involved in the interactions of living organisms. The lecture is free, but donations are always gratefully accepted.
444-1397 / Web site / View Comments

Jimi Jeff Jam
Central Station / 8 p.m.
Jam with Jimi.
839-2013 / View Comments

No Covers
SpeakEasy / 8 p.m.
Jazz improvisational duo.
444-2244 / Web site / View Comments

Jeff Landen
Logger Bar / 8 p.m. / 21+
Local slide guitarist.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Lil Red Lion / 9 p.m. / 21+
How could this be a bad idea?
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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

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
  • 12 YEARS A SLAVE: 2:50, 8:40
  • AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY: 12:10, 3:05, 6:00, 8:55
  • CAPTAIN PHILLIPS: 12:00, 5:40
  • DALLAS BUYERS CLUB: 3:00
  • DEVIL S DUE: 12:20, 2:35, 4:55, 7:20, 9:40
  • FROZEN 2D: 12:40, 6:15
  • GRAVITY 3D: 3:25, 9:15
  • HER: 12:25, 3:20, 6:10, 9:05
  • HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG 2D: 11:55
  • HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG 3D: 5:45
  • JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT: 1:10, 3:50, 6:30, 9:10
  • LEGEND OF HERCULES 2D: 4:20, 9:25
  • LEGEND OF HERCULES 3D: 1:45, 6:55
  • LONE SURVIVOR: 12:15, 3:10, 6:05, 9:00
  • NUT JOB 2D: 2:05, 4:20, 6:35
  • NUT JOB 3D: 11:50, 8:45
  • PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE MARKED ONES: 3:35, 9:30
  • RIDE ALONG: 1:55, 4:25, 6:55, 9:25
  • SAVING MR BANKS: 3:15, 8:50
  • WOLF OF WALL STREET: 11:50, 5:45
Mill Creek Cinema
  • ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES: 2:55, 9:25
  • DEVIL S DUE: 4:50, 7:10, 9:30
  • FROZEN 2D: 3:15
  • GRAVITY 3D: 3:20, 9:00
  • HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG 3D: 5:35
  • JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT: 4:00, 6:35, 9:10
  • LONE SURVIVOR: 3:10, 6:05, 8:55
  • NUT JOB 2D: 3:30, 5:50
  • NUT JOB 3D: 8:00
  • RIDE ALONG: 4:15, 6:45, 9:15
  • SAVING MR BANKS: 5:55, 8:45
  • WOLF OF WALL STREET: 5:40
Minor Theatre
  • INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS: 4:00, 6:35, 9:10
  • JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT: 3:25, 6:00, 8:40
  • NEBRASKA: 3:40, 6:20, 9:00