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Earth Dreamin’ At Westhaven Center

Earth Dreamin’ At Westhaven Center

WESTHAVEN – The new show at Westhaven Center for the Arts, “Earth Dreams,” features the Prismacolor floral drawings of Naomi Silvertree, watercolor and acrylic paintings by Teresa Whitehawk and woodcarvings by Jim Pombo. The opening reception is Sunday, Jan. 5, from 1 to 4 pm. These three artists, working in different media, all find a

Book Review: Trinidadian Roman A Clef

Lauraine Leblanc Mad River Union In the 1970s, Susan Morton moved to Trinidad where, despite financial difficulties, the dissolution of her relationship and the challenges of single parenthood, she became not only the town’s first female firefighter, but its first elected fire chief and first female fire chief. Warnersville is the slightly-fictionalized memoir of her

Magic, Whimsy And Even Santa At McK Arts Night

McKINLEYVILLE – The ultimate McKinleyville Arts Night of 2013 is Friday, Dec. 20. From 6 to 8 p.m., join in the community’s celebration of local art and artists for music, food and fun.  For more information about the artists and venues and to see additional images, visit mckinleyvilleartsnight.com. California Redwood Coast-Humboldt County Airport, 3561 Boeing

Entertainment Calendar Dec. 11 to 17, 2013

NoHum’s most complete listings! Got an event? e-mail it to [email protected]! WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11 • Music Randles, LaBolle, Amirkhan, 6 p.m., Mad River Brewing Co., 101 Taylor Way, Blue Lake  Laura Meyer 8 p.m., Six Rivers Brewery, 1300 Central Ave., McKinleyville Buddy Reed 8 p.m., Blondies Food and Drink, 420 E. California Ave., Arcata Jeff

Cheese And Crackers! Don’t Miss The Bigfoot Lodge Holiday Jamboree At The Playhouse

Lauraine Leblanc Mad River Union It’s Christmas season and Virginia (Amy Tatzlaff) and Paul (Ryan Musil), the new owners of the Bigfoot Lodge, are putting on their first holiday jamboree. Fresh out of Wisconsin, they’re eager to ditch the old traditions and introduce the lodgers to the new, like cheese balls. The Arcata Playhouse’s annual

Entertainment Calendar Dec. 4-10, 2013

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4 • Music Aber Miller 6 p.m., Larrupin Cafe, 1658 Patrick’s Point Dr., Trinidad Open Mic 8 p.m., Logger Bar, 510 Railroad Dr., Blue Lake Buddy Reed 8 p.m., Blondies Food and Drink, 420 E. California Ave., Arcata Rude Lion Sound 10 p.m., Toby & Jack’s, 764 Ninth St., Arcata • Film Sci-Fi

A Special Sasquatch Holiday Show

BIGFOOT LODGE HOLIDAY JAMBOREE Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St., Arcata Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 5 to 7 at 8 p.m. and Sunday Dec. 8 at 2 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 12 to 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets:  $12 general/$10 seniors and members/$8 kids 12 and under. arcataplayhouse.org CREAMERY DISTRICT – The Arcata Playhouse presents its annual holiday

Spare Change Theatre Troupe Inspiring Youth Through Truth

Ula Varley Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Spare Change Peer Education Program and Teen Theater Troupe is a model program that uses theater to educate about issues that are pertinent to young people. Teenage members of Spare Change write and perform skits throughout the year at local middle schools and high schools. Spare Change started