WEDNESDAY LOWDOWN: CJ Boyd in Arcata

Solo bassist CJ Boyd brings his fat strings to Outer Space in Arcata Wednesday night.

Events

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Jacqueline Suskin: Poetry Workshop
The Sanctuary / 5-7 p.m. / $5
The Sanctuary is proud to welcome LA-based poet Jacqueline Suskin back to Humboldt. As part of her visit, which includes a reading at Northtown Books on Friday May 25th, she will be teaching a workshop for writers upstairs at the Sanctuary.
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Attack of the Eye Creatures (1965)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5
A flying saucer is about to land on Earth and is expected by government officials, but as their distracted attention moves towards a group of teens, the aliens now can take over the world.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Necrot, Dullahan, Burning Hash, DMT
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 7-11:45 p.m. / $7
Oakland death metal titans Necrot return to Humboldt on their way up to Seattle for Northwest Terrorfest.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

CJ Boyd, Opossum Sun Trail, mister moonbeam
Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $5
C.J. Boyd is a bassist without a fixed home. He also plays in the improvised chamber orchestra Kurva Choir, as well as the recording project, Move.
breakfastalldaycollective@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Wheel-In Wednesday
Arcata Co-Op / 7 a.m. / Free
Join the Bike Month Humboldt Coalition for group bike commute rides from Arcata to Eureka every Wednesday in May.
441-5574 / Web site / View Comments

Farm Shares
Bayside Park Farm & Garden / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / $450
It’s time to think about securing your summer Farm Share, and the City of Arcata Parks and Recreation Division offers Farm Shares grown at Bayside Park Farm!
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Innovation & Investor Networking Forum
Red Lion Hotel / 2-4 p.m. / Free / 18+
502-0217 / teisha@agdynamix.com / Web site / View Comments

Redwood Empire BMX Open Practice
Redwood Empire BMX / 5-6 p.m. / Free / $11 Trophy Race Days / $8 Medal Race Days / $5 Ribbon Race Days / $2 Practice ONLY
Redwood Empire BMX is a local non-profit organization with a mission to promote and deliver quality BMX (bicycle moto-cross) programs that stimulate a fun, healthy environment, emphasizing on good sportsmanship and safety for kids of all ages.
845-0094 / redwoodempirebmx1992@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Innovation & Investor Networking Forum
Red Lion Hotel / 5:30-7:30 p.m. / Free / 18+
502-0217 / teisha@agdynamix.com / Web site / View Comments

Magic the Gathering: Brawl Night
Nugames Eureka / 6-9 p.m. / $5
Dominaria is here and we’re ready for Multiplayer Brawl.
497-6358 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Aber Miller
Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m.
Local jazz pianist tickles ivories/you.
677-0230 / Web site / View Comments

Board Game Night
The Scruffy Nerd Herder / 6-10 p.m. / Free
“We’ve got over 30 board games to choose from with an ever-expanding collection, and plenty of space to play.”
273-5274 / TheScruffynerdherder@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Eric Leadbetter
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Paradise Poetry Tour
The Sanctuary / 7-9:30 p.m. / $5
Paradise Poetry Tour, a cross country group of performing poets, will be making a stop in the Great Hall for a reading on Wednesday the 30th.
822-0898 / View Comments

Cuban Salsa (Rueda de Casino)
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7:15-8:15 p.m. / $7 / $40 6 week series
Salsa rueda is a circle of couples dancing changing partners to patterns called out in Spanish or shown with hand signals. Sponsored by Humboldt Folk Dancers.
822-2652 / jacaronda@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Ultra Secret Wednesdays
SpeakEasy / 8-11 p.m.
Queer night with alt-jazz house band LD51!
444-2244 / Web site / View Comments

Open Mikey
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8:30-11 p.m. / Free / 21+
A rotating set of hosts invites seasoned vets and newcomers alike to try their hand at performing stand-up comedy.
444-3344 / burningleaf@asis.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Vista Del Mar / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Provided by Lightning Boom productions.
443-3770 / vistadelmarbar@gmail.com / 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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Whomp Wednesday
The Jam / 10 p.m. / 21+
whomp whomp whomp whomp whomp whomp whomp.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • A QUIET PLACE: 2:35, 4:55, 9:35
  • AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR 2D: 11:45, 2:55, 6:05, 9:05
  • BOOK CLUB: 1:00, 3:30, 6:10, 8:35
  • DEADPOOL 2: 12:20, 1:20, 2:15, 3:10, 4:10, 5:05, 5:55, 6:55, 7:50, 8:45, 9:45
  • GREASE: 12:00, 7:00
  • LIFE OF THE PARTY: 1:15, 3:50, 6:25, 8:55
  • OVERBOARD: 1:05, 3:45, 6:30, 9:10
  • SHOW DOGS: 11:55, 12:50, 3:20, 5:45, 8:10
  • SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY 2D: 11:45, 1:45, 2:50, 3:50, 4:50, 6:00, 8:00, 9:10
  • SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY 3D: 12:45, 7:00
Mill Creek Cinema
  • AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR 2D: 2:50, 6:00, 9:05
  • BOOK CLUB: 4:40, 7:10, 9:25
  • DEADPOOL 2: 2:40, 4:00, 5:30, 6:55, 8:30, 9:40
  • LIFE OF THE PARTY: 3:15, 5:50, 8:20
  • SHOW DOGS: 4:50, 7:05
  • SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY 2D: 5:20, 6:50, 9:20
  • SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY 3D: 3:40, 8:15
Minor Theatre
  • DEADPOOL 2: 3:30, 6:30, 9:30
  • REVENGE: 8:45
  • SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY: 2:30, 5:45, 9:00
  • THE GUARDIANS: 2:00, 5:30