(VIDEO) Labor Rights Icon in Arcata Tonight

87-year-old labor and civil rights icon Dolores Huerta, who, along with Cesar Chavez, co-founded what would eventually become the United Farm Workers (UFW), speaks tonight at Humboldt State University’s Van Duzer Theatre. She is the subject of the new documentary Dolores (2017) which just happens to be continuing its run at The Miniplex in Arcata next week (trailer above).

Tickets for tonight’s appearance here. Film screening schedule here.

 

Events

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Dolores Huerta
Van Duzer Theater / 7 p.m. / $15
Co-founder of the United Farm Workers (UFW) and recipient of two presidential medals of honor for her lifelong journey working as a community organizer and social justice activist for over 50 years.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

Fruition
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.-midnight / 21+
“The Portland, Oregon-based quintet has grown from a rootsy, string-centric outfit to a full-fledged rock band with an easy but powerful grasp of soul, blues, and British Invasion era pop.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Arcata Recreation’s Youth Basketball League: Enrollment Deadline
Arcata Community Center / 1 a.m.-11 p.m. / $65 / $75 non-resident
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Arcata Recreation’s Youth Basketball League
Arcata Community Center / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / $65 / $75 non-resident
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Sauna Happy Hour
Om Shala Yoga / 1-5 p.m. / $5
Cheap heat.
825-9642 / info@omshalayoga.com / Web site / View Comments

Atlantis’s Fit Club
D Street Neighborhood Center / 5:30-6:45 p.m. / $5
Arcata Recreation and Instructor Atlantis Riddle offer classes that are dynamic, music driven focusing on both high and low impact, as well, as high and low intensity taught in a manner that incorporates ALL fitness levels.
822-7091 / atlantiscoral@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Tony Roach
Victorian Inn / 6-8 p.m.
Local crooner loves on some standards.
786-4949 / Web site / View Comments

Redwoods Rural Annual Membership Meeting
See Event Description / 6-8 p.m. / Free
Attend to learn about RRHC’s current accomplishments and future goals, as well as to meet our Board of Directors and Providers.
923-2783 / terrik@rrhc.org / Web site / View Comments

Quiz Night
Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.
Aww, show people how smart you are when you drink. Adorable.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

Friendship Circle Dance
Humboldt Hill Grange / 7 p.m. / $4
Dancing to live music featuring tunes from the 1930s, ‘40s and ‘50s.
725-5323 / View Comments

BINGO
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 8-11 p.m. / Free All Ages
You know this game!
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Poets on the Plaza
Plaza View Room / 8 p.m. / $1
Humboldt wordsmiths gather and read at each other.
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Really Cheap Bowling
Harbor Lanes / 8 p.m.-midnight
$1.75 per game? Steeeee-rike!
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Karaoke with DJ Marv
Six Rivers Brewery / 8 p.m. / Free
Monday night sushi and “singing.”
839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Rude Lion Sound’s Dancehall Mondays
Ocean Grove Lodge / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
Reggae/dancehall night. Looks like this.
677-3543 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS: 1:45, 1:45, 4:20, 6:55, 9:30
  • DADDY’S HOME 2: 11:45, 1:00, 1:00, 2:15, 3:30, 4:45, 4:45, 6:00, 7:15, 8:30, 8:30, 9:40, 9:40
  • JIGSAW: 12:25, 12:25, 2:45, 2:45, 5:05, 7:25, 9:45
  • MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS: 11:55, 1:05, 1:05, 2:40, 3:50, 3:50, 5:25, 6:35, 6:35, 8:10, 9:20, 9:20
  • ONLY THE BRAVE: 12:05, 12:05, 3:05, 6:05, 9:05, 9:05
  • THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE: 1:50, 1:50, 7:00, 7:00
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 2D: 12:10, 12:10, 1:40, 3:10, 3:10, 4:40, 6:10, 6:10, 7:40, 9:10, 9:10
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 3D: 11:50, 2:50, 5:50, 8:50
  • TYLER PERRY’S BOO2! A MADEA HALLOWEEN: 4:30, 4:30, 9:35
  • VICTORIA AND ABDUL: 12:20, 12:20, 3:00, 3:00, 5:40, 5:40, 8:15, 8:15
Mill Creek Cinema
  • A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS: 4:20, 6:55, 9:30
  • BLADE RUNNER 2049 2D: 5:55
  • DADDY’S HOME 2: 3:30, 4:45, 6:00, 7:15, 8:30, 9:40
  • JIGSAW: 3:40, 3:40, 9:25
  • MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS: 3:50, 5:25, 5:25, 6:35, 8:10, 8:10, 9:20
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 2D: 3:10, 3:10, 4:40, 4:40, 6:10, 6:10, 9:10, 9:10
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 3D: 7:40
Minor Theatre
  • HUMAN FLOW: 4:45, 8:00
  • MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS: 4:30, 7:30
  • THOR: RAGNAROK: 5:15, 8:30