SATURDAY LOWDOWN: Barnett Album Release in Arcata

Your Humboldt Saturday features the release of local singer/songwriter Melanie Barnett‘s new album Grayscale during an intimate evening at The Sanctuary in Arcata. More details on the show here and/or hear Barnett and company stop by KHUM earlier this week for a few songs and a chat. More weekend distractions in your Lowdown listings farther down.

(AUDIO) Barnett on KHUM

Events

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Redwood Curtain Brewing Company’s 8-Year Anniversary Party
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / noon-midnight / Free All Ages
Join us as Redwood Curtain Brewing Company Celebrates its 8th year anniversary all day at their tasting room! New beers and a show by band Diggin’ Dirt!
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Basquette Quese
Arcata Playhouse / 2 p.m. / $14 / $10 children 12 and under / $12 students/members
Arcata Playhouse 2018 Family Series presents French Clown Iman Lizarazu in “Basquette Quese” (Basket Case) a poetic tale about a clown trying to fall asleep.
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

Barnett Album Release Show
The Sanctuary / 7 p.m. / $10
Barnett is releasing her first album, ‘Grayscale’, and invites you to come and take witness to the musical adventure that has transpired over the past two years.
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Divergence: A Dance Concert
Van Duzer Theater / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 Student, Senior
The Theatre, Film and Dance Department at Humboldt State University presents Divergence, an original dance concert created by students and faculty, in the Van Duzer Theatre on campus for two weekends in April.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

The LaPatinas
Fortuna Monday Club / 7:30 p.m. / $10
On March 14th, The Fortuna Concert Series presents, “The La Patinas,” who will play a combination of story-telling along with rocking, foot stomping, and waltzing songs as they add their stamp to the Americana genre.
725-7572 / fortunaconcert@live.com / Web site / View Comments

Eureka Symphony
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 8 p.m. / $19 / $15 Adult RUSH tickets 1 hour prior to concert / $10 Student RUSH tickets 1 hr prior to concert
“The Language of Love”: A lovely evening featuring popular works by Chopin, Tchaikovsky and Bernstein. Accomplished and versatile guest pianist Robert Satterlee joins the Eureka Symphony for Chopin’s “Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21.”
845-3655 / eurekasymphony@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Basquette Quese
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $14 / $10 children 12 and under / $12 students/members
Arcata Playhouse 2018 Family Series presents French Clown Iman Lizarazu in “Basquette Quese” (Basket Case) a poetic tale about a clown trying to fall asleep.
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

Andre Nickatina, Smoove-E
Mateel Community Center / 8 p.m. / $25
“Celebrating the upcoming release of his newest Album, King Nicky will be live in Humboldt alongside his longtime Rap counterpart Smoov-E, as well as some of Humboldt county’s finest local talent.”
923-3368 / Web site / View Comments

MC Chris w/ Bitforce
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / $15 / 21+
Nerdcore pioneer MC Chris was one of the first hip-hop artists to focus solely on nerd life, rapping about Star Wars, Harry Potter, and ninjas instead of the usual hip-hop fare.
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

Foxtrot, No Pardon
Humboldt Brews / 9-11:55 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Arcata jazz -rockers Foxtrot celebrate the recent release of their album, “Cycle Delicately” with a set of rocking original music. Loud, quiet, happy, sad, they do it all.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Day in Al-Anon
Wharfinger Building / 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. / $15
Northern California Al-Anon District 1 invites anyone affected by someone’s drinking to attend the annual Day in Al-Anon.
444-1419 / Web site / View Comments

Redwood Writing Project Events
See Event Description / 9 a.m.-noon / $200 / $200 for all 6 sessions / $45 per session / 18+
826-5109 / rwp@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Project Learning Tree Workshop
Center Activities, HSU Campus / 9 a.m.-4 p.m. / $35 / $30 HSU Students
826-3357 / cntract@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Introduction to Sailing at Big Lagoon
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 9 a.m. / $165 / $155 HSU Students
443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Introduction
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 9-11 a.m. / $42 / $32 HSU Students
443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Adult and Pediatric CPR
Center Activities, HSU Campus / 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / $90 / $75 HSU Students
826-3357 / cntract@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Dune Ecosystem Restoration
Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free
Help restore the dune ecosystem on the Friends of the Dunes property. Volunteers will be removing invasive plants to make room for native plant diversity.
444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Pet Supply’s Monthly Marsh Cleanup
See Event Description / 9:30-11 a.m.
Join Humboldt Pet Suppy for coffee and donuts before a fun walk throughout the Arcata Marsh cleaning dog waste! A morning of reducing our environmental paw print by cleaning up dog waste! We provide all cleanup materials!
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Community Media Center (CMC) Orientation
Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 10 a.m.-noon / Free
Open to the public and free of charge. Learn about the media resources available at Access Humboldt, which include a high-definition TV studio, video field equipment, editing stations, cable TV channels, online archive, and more.
476-1798 / info@accesshumboldt.net / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Orchid Society Orchid Show
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / $2 Everyone
The Orchid Show will feature a display of orchids grown locally by members of the HOS. Plants on display will feature orchids and carnivorous plants easily grown in the home or outside.
845-6858 / wdpinnix@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Mystic Dance
D Street Neighborhood Center / 10-11:30 a.m. / $15
Dance your heart out Sundays from 10 AM to 11:30 AM. Move your body and free your spirit to wonderful music provided by Sarasvati, with quiet moods building to stompin’ world beats.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Motherlode at the Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. / Free
Motherlode is the gritty sound of a 10-piece funk train inspired by 70’s soundtrack funk, James Brown, Afrobeat, and more.
441-9999 / info@humfarm.org / Web site / View Comments

Home Buyer’s Workshop
MikkiMoves Real Estate, Inc / 11 a.m.-noon / Free / Free Everyone
599-3788 / kimberly@mikkimoves.com / Web site / View Comments

Trinity Celtic Games
Lee Fong Park Amphitheater / noon-8 p.m. / $25 / Free spectators
The Trinity Celtic Games is a day of fierce competition and fun in the style of Scottish Highland Games.
530-739-2663 / trinitycelticgames@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Basic Field Certification & Content Creation
Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 1-5 p.m. / $40
This four-hour course teaches participants the proper use and handling of the basic field video equipment available for check out from AH, as well as familiarizing them with proper check-out policies and procedures.
476-1798 / info@accesshumboldt.net / Web site / View Comments

Down to the Atom: the Poems of Christa Laririt & Rick Park.
Humboldt County Library / 1-2 p.m. / Free
The performance of live poetry brings out its drama and comedy, its roots and reality, and makes a great short afternoon out.
269-1905 / Web site / View Comments

Unstable Draft
Nugames Eureka / 2:30-6 p.m.
We had so much fun with our April Fools Unstable Draft, we are doing it again!
497-6358 / Web site / View Comments

Annual Spring Bouldering Competition
HSU Student Recreation Center / 5-10 p.m. / $20 / $15 HSU Students
826-4197 / src@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

HSU Sports Auction & Dinner
Sequoia Conference Center / 5:30 p.m. / $100
826-3666 / kelly.kime@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

HSU Athletics 33rd Annual Celebrity Dinner & Sports Auction
Sequoia Conference Center / 5:30-10 p.m. / $100
For the second year in a row, the event will be held at the Sequoia Conference Center in Eureka.
826-4529 / kelly.kime@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Artist Talk with Richard Duning
The Black Faun Gallery / 5:50-6:30 p.m. / Free
Richard Duning will give an Artist Talk about his work in the exhibition “Relationship”. Join to gain insight into the inspiration and techniques of the artist.
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Home Cookin’
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Rock.
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Table Collective: Laotian Dinner
Samoa Women’s Club / 7-11 p.m. / $75
Guest chef, Malina Syvoravong, will be cooking up a multiple course Laotian meal and having entertainers perform to celebrate the Lao New Year.
malinasyvo@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Frisky Brisket
Calico’s Cafe / 7 p.m.
Violin guitar duo.
923-2253 / View Comments

HSU Guitar Ensemble
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-10 p.m. / Free HSU Students with ID / $5 Senior/Child / $10 General
Please join the HSU Department of Music and guitar teacher Nicholas Lambson for an intimate evening of music composed for the classical guitar and played by the students of the HSU guitar studio.
826-3531 / patrick@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Nighthawk
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
Dance hits.
877-252-2946 / info@bluelakecasino.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Little Red Lion / 9 p.m. / 21+
How could this be a bad idea?
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Claire Bent & Citizen Funk
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
The music of Claire Bent & Citizen Funk is a mix of high energy funk, soul and R&B. Claire’s soulful voice is backed by experienced long time musicians.
298-0632 / kylehudson@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

The Stallions
Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / 21+
The Stallions ride for their second debut extravaganza. Featuring the music of Ween, The Stallions will be taking you on an epic adventure that can only be described as f^*ked.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Lone Star Junction
Central Station / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
839-2013 / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
RJ Grin’s Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+
445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
822-0919 / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • A QUIET PLACE: 12:15, 2:35, 4:55, 7:20, 9:40
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 2D: 12:25, 3:05, 5:45, 8:20
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 11:55, 3:00, 6:10, 9:15
  • BLOCKERS: 1:55, 4:30, 7:00, 9:30
  • CHAPPAQUIDDICK: 1:25, 4:05, 6:40, 9:20
  • I CAN ONLY IMAGINE: 12:50, 3:40
  • ISLE OF DOGS: 1:00, 3:30, 6:00, 8:30
  • PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING 2D: 6:25, 9:05
  • RAMPAGE 2D: 12:20, 1:40, 4:15, 5:30, 6:50, 9:25
  • RAMPAGE 3D: 2:55, 8:10
  • READY PLAYER ONE 2D: 11:50, 2:50, 5:55, 9:00
  • SGT. STUBBY: AN AMERICAN HERO: 12:55, 3:10, 5:25, 7:40
  • TRUTH OR DARE: 1:15, 3:45, 6:15, 8:45
Mill Creek Cinema
  • A QUIET PLACE: 12:20, 2:35, 4:50, 7:10, 9:30
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 12:05, 3:05, 6:05, 9:05
  • BLOCKERS: 1:50, 4:20, 6:50, 9:20
  • ISLE OF DOGS: 12:40, 3:20, 6:20, 8:45
  • RAMPAGE 2D: 1:15, 2:30, 3:50, 6:25, 8:00, 9:00
  • RAMPAGE 3D: 12:00, 5:15
  • READY PLAYER ONE 2D: 12:10, 3:10, 5:50, 8:55
  • TRUTH OR DARE: 1:00, 3:30, 6:00, 8:30
Minor Theatre
  • ISLE OF DOGS: 2:30, 5:00, 7:30, 10:00
  • MET OPERA: LUISA MILLER LIVE: 9:25
  • READY PLAYER ONE: 2:00, 6:00, 9:15
  • THE LEISURE SEEKER: 1:30, 4:30, 8:00