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THURSDAY LOWDOWN: Pre-Valentine’s Day Chocolate? Sure!

Celebrate a hard-won New York Times blurb with the sweetness makers of Dick Taylor Craft Chocolates on Thursday night when they’ll be offering a Valentine’s Day-themed Chocolate and Wine Pairing at their factory in Eureka. Full details on that and other Thursday goings-on in your Lowdown listings below.

Events

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Valentunes
Arcata High School / 4-8 p.m. / $15
Musical Valentines to send to your loved ones friend and colleagues! Valentunes will be delivered in person by ensemble groups from the ARMACK orchestra and AHS MADRIGAL CHOIR.
845-9662 / Web site / View Comments

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 / View Comments

Ocean Night
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6:30-9 p.m. / Free / $5 Suggested donation
Very special event dedicated to art and music from Humboldt County to the South Pacific. February Ocean Night will feature the Rainbownectar Tour (book signing and live reading of “Rainbownesia” with author Michael Kew), live music by Flying Hellfish, and fabulous surf flicks from around the globe.
822-1220 / Humboldt@surfrider.org / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt First District Candidates’ Forum
KEET-TV / 7-8 p.m. / Free
The candidates are Rex Bohn, incumbent, and Cliff Berkowitz. Questions will be posed to the candidates by the League of Women Voters of Humboldt County along with questions by viewers and listeners.
445-0811 / production@keet-tv.org / Web site / View Comments

Valentine’s Day Chocolate & Wine Pairing
Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate / 7-8:30 p.m. / $45
Enjoy a candlelit evening at the chocolate factory indulging in expertly paired Dick Taylor chocolate and wine. Head Chocolate Maker, Adam Dick, will guide you through his favorite pairings and give you an inside peak at the process for selecting these delicious combinations.
798-6010 / events@dtchocolate.com / Web site / View Comments

The PD3
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / midnight-8:30 p.m. / Free
!930s-1950s swing jazz with vocals. Fred Neighbor, guitar/vocals, Bruce “Junior” Johnson, acoustic bass/vocals, Paul DeMark, drums.
834-5938 / pwdemark@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate Valentine’s Pop Up Shop
Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate / 10 a.m.-6 p.m. / Free
For two days only Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Pop Up Shop! We will be offering chocolate dipped strawberries, single stem roses & flower bouquets by Blossoms Florist, Chocolate Gift Collections, Cards and MORE!
798-6010 / events@dtchocolate.com / Web site / View Comments

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 / View Comments

Donation Meditation
Arising / 12:15 p.m.-12:45 p.m. / Free
840-6125 / arisingcommunity@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Creative Community
Arising / 1-2 p.m. / Free
840-6125 / arisingcommunity@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Karate A to Z
Arcata Judo Hut / 3:30-4 p.m.
Karate A to Z is designed to meet the emotional and physical needs of young children 3 ½ to 5 years old.
925-549-1163 / the.mulv.93@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Paint Your Heart Out
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 4-6 p.m. / $35
Come paint your heart out with talented Artist and Painter, Katie Rose RainbowMaker, this Happy Hour from 4-6pm at Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge.
444-3344 / Web site / View Comments

World Yoga
Arising / 4:30-5:30 p.m. / Free
840-6125 / arisingcommunity@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Vegan Valentines & Gluten-Free Ganache
See Event Description / 5-8 p.m.
Enjoy vegan and gluten-free entrees and desserts, heart-shaped Wild at Hearth pizzas, and delicious meat, cheese, and vegan appetizer boards, plus beer and wine in the cozy Trinidad Beachcomber Cafe.
677-0106 / View Comments

Dinner Music
Humboldt Bay Provisions / 6 p.m.
Each Thursday a local musician comes and serenades the crowd!
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Humboldt Cribbage Club
Moose Lodge / 6:15 p.m. / $8
Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.
444-3161 / View Comments

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 / View Comments

Thinkin’ and Drinkin’ with David Gilchrist
Gyppo Ale Mill / 6:30 p.m.
Get your smartest friends together and join us for some Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ every second & fourth Thursday at 6:30PM. Come individually or as a team.
986-7700 / family@gyppo.com / Web site / View Comments

Lecture: Early Results from the Carbon Ocean Observatory with Joe Tyburczy
HSU Natural History Museum / 7-8:15 p.m. / Free / 18+
Joe, a biologist working for Calif. Sea Grant will provide an explanation of ocean acidification (including a live demo) and why it’s something everyone should be concerned about.
826-4480 / natmus@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic
Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.
Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

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 / View Comments

Brothers Norton
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / $None All Ages
Brothers Norton is the collaborative project of guitarist Tristan Norton and drummer/percussionist Thatcher Norton, and features a heady blend of the genres of jazz, pop, funk, and neo-soul.
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Laidback Lounge Ft. Goldylocks
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8:30-10 p.m.
Laidback Lounge features local DJ’s that play downtempo beats perfect for a laidback groovy evening with friends at Phatsy’s.
444-3344 / Web site / View Comments

GOAT Karaoke Nights 🎤🐐🎵
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Humboldt’s coooooolest karaoke.
630-5000 / Web site / View Comments

JackBox Night
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / Free / 18+
Your smart phone is your controller. Come play a variety of games for prizes!
Web site / View Comments

Rude Lion Sound
Sidelines / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
Hip hop krunkage for your butt.
822-0919 / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • 1917: 12:00, 2:55, 5:40, 8:30
  • 2020 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: DOCUMENTARY: 12:25, 6:20
  • BAD BOYS FOR LIFE: 11:40, 2:40, 5:40, 8:40
  • BIRDS OF PREY (AND THE FANTABULOUS EMANCIPATION OF ONE HARLEY QUINN): 12:10, 1:00, 1:40, 2:50, 3:40, 4:20, 5:30, 6:20, 7:00, 8:10, 9:00, 9:45
  • DOLITTLE: 12:50, 3:35, 8:50
  • GENTLEMEN, THE: 11:20, 1:50, 4:20, 7:00, 9:35
  • GRETEL & HANSEL: 12:20, 2:40, 5:00, 7:20, 9:40
  • JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL: 11:35, 2:30, 5:25, 8:25
  • KNIVES OUT: 3:30, 6:25
  • RHYTHM SECTION, THE: 12:15, 9:20
  • SONIC THE HEDGEHOG: 6:00
  • STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER (2D): 11:25, 2:35, 5:50, 9:05
  • TURNING, THE: 3:35, 9:30
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 1917: 3:10, 8:50
  • BAD BOYS FOR LIFE: 2:40, 5:40, 8:40
  • BIRDS OF PREY (AND THE FANTABULOUS EMANCIPATION OF ONE HARLEY QUINN): 3:10, 3:55, 5:50, 6:35, 8:30, 9:20
  • DOLITTLE: 2:45, 5:20, 8:00
  • GENTLEMEN, THE: 4:10, 6:45, 9:15
  • GRETEL & HANSEL: 4:00, 6:20, 8:45
  • RHYTHM SECTION, THE: 9:10
  • SONIC THE HEDGEHOG: 6:00
  • STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER (2D): 3:00, 6:10
Minor Theatre
  • 2020 OSCAR SHORTS - ANIMATED: 5:30
  • 2020 OSCAR SHORTS - DOCUMENTARY: 2:00
  • 2020 OSCAR SHORTS - LIVE ACTION: 5:45
  • HARLEY QUINN: BIRDS OF PREY: 3:30, 6:15, 9:00
  • JOJO RABBIT: 8:30
  • PARASITE: 2:15, 8:00