The Lowdown Fun Committee

Andy Approves

You got Wild Otis and Pat Holland playing tonight. Have fun. [$5 and under award]

Events

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Healing Breakfast
Eureka Woman's Club / 8-10 a.m. / Free
KHUM's 19th Stop the Violence campaign wraps with the free public event. Free pastries from Vellutini Baking Co, Signature Coffee, live music with Lyndsay Battle, a Keynote Address from incoming DA Maggie Fleming, a panel discussion, and resource tables from nearly all help groups. 1531 J St. Eka.
786-5104 / cliff@khum.com / Web site / View Comments

High Grade Harvest Celebration, Day 1
Mateel Community Center / noon / $55 / $100 both days
Music by Alborosie, Peetah Morgan, Jah Sun, Bobby Hustle and more.
923-3368 / Web site / View Comments

Birds of Chicago
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 students / $13 members
"Making a landing at the Playhouse as they fly south, Birds of Chicago centers around the duo of JT Nero and Allison Russell, who make beautiful music together. “The braiding of their singular voices is surprising and often magical,” says the Chicago Sun-Times, and it’s true."
822-1575 / inof@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site / View Comments

Other Desert Cities
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 previews/thursdays / $20 Gala opening 11/1
Brooke Wyeth returns home to Palm Springs after a six-year absence to celebrate Christmas with her wealthy, conservative parents, her brother, and her aunt. Brooke announces that she is about to publish a memoir dredging up a pivotal and tragic event in the family's history. Uh oh!
443-7688 / boxoffice@redwoodcurtain.com / Web site / View Comments

Gentle Yoga
Redwood Lounge / 8:30-10 a.m. / $15 / 18+
Not too rough.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Wae Yu Nae Gong
Arcata Judo Hut / 4-5 p.m. / $30 / $10 Drop-In / $40 non-residents
Arcata Recreation offers classes led by instructor Daniel Perez. For 5-12 years.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Intermediate Excel MS Office
College of the Redwoods Downtown Site / 5:30-8:30 p.m. / $95 / 18+
Course is designed to showcase the power of one of today's most productive work place tools.
476-4500 / sarah-connelly@redwoods.edu / Web site / View Comments

Pat Holland
The Silver Lining / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Acoustic guitar and singing.
616-4534 / hollandhomes@live.com / View Comments

Good Company CD RELEASE PARTY
The Sanctuary / 7-10 p.m. / Free
822-8946 / gimmethatwine@yahoo.com / View Comments

Wild Otis
Fieldbrook Family Market / 7 p.m.
"Kick ass rock and roll."
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Jenifer Breeze
Persimmons Garden Gallery / 7 p.m.
Local singer/songwriter.
923-2748 / Web site / View Comments

Kick-Ass (2010)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7:30 p.m. / $5
Adapted from Mark Millar’s hyper-violent comic book of the same name, director Matthew Vaughn’s (Layer Cake) vigilante superhero film tells the tale of an average New York teenager who decides to don a costume and fight crime.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
NCRT / 8 p.m. / $18 / $25 benefit for Redwood Reading Service Nov. 14 / $20 benefit for Children' Author Festival Nov. 15
The story concerns young, ambitious J. Pierrepont Finch, who, with the help of the book How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, rises from window washer to chairman of the board of the World Wide Wicket Company.
442-6278 / NCRT@humboldt1.com / Web site / View Comments

Fetish Night
The Siren's Song Tavern / 8 p.m. / Free / 18+
Access to information and resources, explore toys!
442-8778 / HumboldtFetishNight@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Bar Fly Pub and Grub / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
Singing in public is easier with beer.
443-3770 / Web site / View Comments

Kingfoot
Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free
"Sizzling Americana trio playing all original songs."
839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Deep Groove Society
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $5
Local House Session with DJ’s Touch, Baggadonuts, and Joe-E.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Shuffle Fridays
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Pressure/Anya mixes booty shaking slaps, traps and blaps all night long.
gabe@pressureanya.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Central Station / 9 p.m.
Again, you know what karaoke is.
839-2013 / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • BEYOND THE LIGHTS: 1:05, 3:45, 6:40, 9:25
  • BIG HERO 6 2D: 11:40, 12:45, 2:15, 3:30, 4:55, 6:15, 7:35
  • BIG HERO 6 3D: 8:55
  • DEAR WHITE PEOPLE: 3:10, 9:10
  • DUMB AND DUMBER TO: 12:00, 1:15, 4:00, 6:45, 8:30, 9:30
  • FURY: 11:55, 5:55
  • GONE GIRL: 11:50, 6:00
  • HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1: 11:30, 12:20, 2:25, 3:20, 5:20, 6:20, 8:20, 9:15
  • INTERSTELLAR: 12:10, 1:00, 3:55, 4:45, 8:00
  • JOHN WICK: 2:35, 7:10
Mill Creek Cinema
  • BIG HERO 6 2D: 11:45, 12:45, 2:30, 3:30, 5:10, 6:10, 7:45, 8:50
  • DUMB AND DUMBER TO: 12:30, 1:30, 3:10, 4:10, 5:50, 6:50, 8:35, 9:30
  • HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1: 11:30, 12:20, 2:25, 3:20, 5:20, 6:20, 8:20, 9:15
  • INTERSTELLAR: 1:00, 4:40, 5:40, 8:30
  • NIGHTCRAWLER: 12:10, 2:55, 9:20
Minor Theatre
  • BIRDMAN: 3:20, 6:10, 9:00
  • HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1: 2:55, 5:50, 8:45
  • INTERSTELLAR: 4:20, 8:00