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THURSDAY LOWDOWN: It's a Queer Dance Party!

Synapsis hosts an Outer Space-organized Queer Dance Party Thursday night featuring Rhode Island "queer dance disco punk" artist La Neve. Details on that and more in your Lowdown listings below.


2020 New Year Exhibition

Redwood Art Association / noon-5 p.m. / Free

You are invited to enjoy this large art exhibition by Redwood Art Association members. The exhibition is judged with monetary awards. The judge was Tim Clewell, fine art teacher at Arcata High School.

268-0755 / info@redwoodart.us / Web site

Donation Meditation

Arising / 12:15 p.m.-12:45 p.m. / Free

Arcata 30/60 minutes of silent meditation (depending on the day).

840-6125 / arisingcommunity@gmail.com / Web site

Creative Community

See Event Description / 1-2 p.m. / Free

Arcata Free space to write, make art, craft or anything else creative. Lets help hold each other accountable to our winter creative projects.

840-6125 / arisingcommunity@gmail.com / Web site

Estate Planning Workshop

Hospice of Humboldt / 4-5:30 p.m. / Free

798-6030 / Web site

World Yoga

Arising / 4:30-5:30 p.m. / Free

Vinyasa Flow with worldly music! Donations welcome.

840-6125 / arisingcommunity@gmail.com / Web site

Open House Mixer

Northcoast Environmental Center / 5-7 p.m. / Free

Dear NEC Supporters, Celebrate the successes of 2019 and look to the year ahead! Enjoy tasty treats and beverages.

822-6918 / chelsea@yournec.org / Web site

Talleres de Teatro Gratuitos/Free Theatre Workshops

Jefferson Community Center / 6-8 p.m. / Free

Centro del Pueblo & Dell'Arte International los invitan a los: Historias de la población Latina detras de la cortina de los redwoods El taller será totalmente práctico, vamos a jugar, pasarlo bien, y trabajar la expresión corporal, la voz, trabajar la improvisación, y concernos a través del teatro.

668-5663 / sayda@dellarte.com /

Thinkin' & Drinkin' Trivia Night With Davey G

Gyppo Ale Mill / 6-7:30 p.m. / Free

Are you that person that secretly (or NOT) watches Jeopardy? Or just lucky to have a photographic memory. You are in luck my friend.

986-7700 / family@gyppo.com / Web site

Winter Vacation Raffle

Northcoast Environmental Center / 6 p.m. / $10

822-6918 / chelsea@yournec.org / Web site

Humboldt Roller Derby Training Camp!

Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 6-7 p.m. / $175 / 18+

445-3037 / recruitment@humboldtrollerderby.com / Web site

Dinner Music

Humboldt Bay Provisions / 6 p.m.

Each Thursday a local musician comes and serenades the crowd!

Vday Humboldt Campaign Meeting for 1BR & The Vagina Monologues

Sunnybrae Middle School (1430 Buttermilk, Arcata) / 6-7 p.m. / Free

Vdayhum@gmail.com / Web site

Vday Humboldt Campaign Meeting for 1BR & The Vagina Monologues

Sunnybrae Middle School (1430 Buttermilk, Arcata) / 6-7 p.m. / Free

Vdayhum@gmail.com / Web site

Humboldt Cribbage Club

Moose Lodge / 6:15 p.m. / $8

Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.

444-3161 /

Seabury Gould and Evan Morden

Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6:30 p.m.

Irish/Celtic music.

442-1177 / Web site

Open Mic with Mike Anderson

Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 6:30-8:30 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

January Ocean Night

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6:30 p.m.

Join us for the first Ocean Night of 2020! This month we are excited to bring you "Proximity," "Junk," and "Fight for the Bight."

822-1220 / humboldt@surfrider.org / Web site

The Low Notes- Jazz

The Basement / 7-10 p.m. / 21+

Open Mic

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.

822-3453 / Web site

Laidback Lounge

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 7:30 p.m.

Fraktal Productions and The Historic Eagle House present Laidback Lounge every Thursday featuring local DJs playing jazz, soul, funk, Latin and more.

444-3344 / Web site

The Lost Dogs

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / $None All Ages

Local rock and blues band.

826-7222 / Web site

Queer Dance Party ft. La Neve

Synapsis / 8 p.m.

Local support by some awesome local DJ's and performers!

616-3104 / muppet33@gmail.com / Web site

GOAT Karaoke Nights 🎤🐐🎵

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

630-5000 / Web site

Rude Lion Sound

Sidelines / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

Hip hop krunkage for your butt.

822-0919 /

ATL College Night

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 10 p.m.-2 a.m. / Free / $2 After first 100 / 21+

“We look forward to welcoming you to our very first college night of the semester, hope you have a late start on Fridays! Performances by Techstep, Eluid, NIPS and The ATL Dance Team.”

822-1220 / info@arcatatheatre.com / Web site


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