FILM

8.9 THURSDAY

Arcata Theatre Lounge Science Fiction Pint and Pizza Night presents “Hyper Sapien: People from Another Star” (1986) and “The Day Time Ended” (1980), 6 to 10 p.m., free with a $5 minimum food/beverage purchase, all ages.

8.10 FRIDAY

Arcata Theatre Lounge, 1036 G St., presents Future Shorts Film Festival featuring several unique short films, doors open at 8 p.m., movies at 8:30 p.m., $5, all ages.

8.12 SUNDAY

Arcata Theatre Lounge, 1036 G St., presents “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone” (2001), doors open at 5:30 p.m., film at 6 p.m., $5, rated PG.

THEATER

8.10 FRIDAY

Humboldt Light Opera Co. presents “Cinderella,” 7:30 p.m., Humboldt State University's Van Duzer Theatre, $13 to $19, depending upon seating; senior and student discounts available. For advance tickets, call 822-1318 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday or visit hloc.org.

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents the comedy “The Red Velvet Cake War,” 8 p.m., $15 general, $12 seniors 62+ and students. For reservations, call 442-NCRT (6278) or visit www.ncrt.net. The Theatre is located at 300 Fifth St., Eureka.

Ferndale Repertory Theatre presents the musical “Cabaret,” 8 p.m., depicting nightlife in Berlin's Kit Kat Club in the early 1930s. Tickets are $16 general, $14 students/seniors/military. For more information or reservations, call 786-5483.

8.11 SATURDAY

Humboldt Light Opera Co. presents “Cinderella,” 7:30 p.m. (See Friday's listing).

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents the comedy “The Red Velvet Cake War,” 8 p.m. (See Friday's listing).

Ferndale Repertory Theatre presents the musical “Cabaret,” 8 p.m. (See Friday's listing).

8.12 SUNDAY

Humboldt Light Opera Co. presents “Cinderella,” 2 p.m., (See Friday's listing).

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents the comedy “The Red Velvet Cake War,” 2 p.m. (See Friday's listing).

Ferndale Repertory Theatre presents the musical “Cabaret,” 2 p.m. (See Friday's listing).

CONCERTS

8.7 TUESDAY

Midtown Dickens and Shovels & Rope playing folk music, 8 p.m., Arcata Playhouse, $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Tickets are available at Wildwood Music, Wildberries Marketplace or by calling 825-1575.

8.8 WEDNESDAY

The Tiptons, an all-female saxophone quartet, 8 p.m., Arcata Playhouse, playing funk, free jazz, Afro-Cuban, Balkan, Klezmer and more. Tickets are $15 general, $13 students and members and available at Wildwood Music, Wildberries Marketplace or by calling 825-1575.

8.9 THURSDAY

Eureka Main Street's Summer Concert Series concludes with the blues tunes of Twice as Good, 6 to 8 p.m., at the foot of C Street, Eureka. Free admission.

8.10 FRIDAY

Humboldt Talent Showcase, 6 to 10 p.m., Westhaven Center for the Arts, 501 S. Westhaven Drive, featuring local musicians, $5 to $10 sliding scale.

8.11 SATURDAY

The Compost Mountain Boys' CD release party, 8 p.m., Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St., $5 to $10 sliding scale. For more information, email compostmike@gmail.com or visit www.compostmountain.com.

Chubritza World Music Concert, 7:30 p.m., Westhaven Center for the Arts, 501 South Westhaven Drive, $8 to $10 sliding scale. For more information, visit www.chubritza.com.

8.13 MONDAY

New Riders of the Purple Sage, a benefit for cancer patient George Danson and his family, noon to midnight, Mateel Community Center, Redway, includes music from The Elephant Dub Brigade, Knights of the Van Duzen, Mykal Somer, a 50/50 raffle, refreshments and more, $25, free for children.

DANCE

8.13 MONDAY

Friendship Circle Dance Club, 7 to 10 p.m., Eureka Moose Lodge, 4328 Campton Road, $4, live music featuring tunes from the 1930s, '40s and 50s, refreshments. Visitors 50 years of age or older are welcome. For more information, call Gloria at 725-5323.

EVENTS

8.9 THURSDAY

Ninth annual College of the Redwoods Athletics Dinner and Sports Auction, 5 p.m. no-host social and silent auction, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. live auction, honoring Eureka City Manager David Tyson, an alumnus and a former competitor on the college's intercollegiate swim team. Tickets are $60 general, $110 per couple or $400 for a table of eight and available by calling the CR Athletic Department at 476-4213 or emailing CR Athletic director Joe Hash at joe-hash@redwoods.edu. A benefit for CR student athletes and their programs.

8.10 FRIDAY

Arts!Arcata, 6 to 9 p.m., art shows, music, refreshments and more throughout Arcata.

8.11 SATURDAY

Woofstock and 17th annual Mutt Strut, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Halvorsen Park, Eureka, featuring the live music of Cadillac Ranch, Kindred Spirits, Dogbone, The John David Young Trio, Li'L Lynne and Vintage Soul, dog-related merchandise, refreshments, dog agility demonstrations, dog contests, a photo booth and more, $12 per person, free to dogs. Tickets are available at the gate and at www.woofstock.org.

Humboldt County Fair Job Fair, 9 a.m. to noon, Humboldt County Fairgrounds, Ferndale, seeking part-time workers for the fair running Aug. 15 to 26.

Sequoia Park Zoo's Sixth annual Zootini, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., zoo-themed “Zootini” cocktails at the Monkey Bar, fine dining, live music by Magnolia, live and silent auctions, up-close animal encounters, zookeeper talks and more. Advance tickets are $45 members, $50 nonmembers and $60 at the door. For more information, visit www.sequoiaparkzoo.net, email info@sequoiaparkzoo.net or call 441-4263.

Bethel Church Carnival, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2734 Hubbard Lane, Eureka, free admission, a Dutch raffle, free games and prizes, petting zoo, face painting, bounce house, free popcorn and cotton candy, 50 cents each for hot dogs, nachos, soda and bottled water. For more information, visit Bethel Church's Facebook page.

Second Saturday Family Arts Day, 2 to 4 p.m., Morris Graves Museum of Art, 636 F St., Eureka, a variety of art projects to chose from including sculptural mobiles, hanging summer bird nests and more, art tours, $5 suggested donation.

Quacks for KEET: The Great Humboldt Bay Duck Race, 2:30 p.m. (depending on the tide), in conjuction with Woofstock at Halvorsen Park, Eureka, ducks go for $5 each, six for $25 or 13 for $50, first duck to cross the finish lines wins $1,000 with prizes for fast-floating ducks. To adopt a duck, visit Bubbles Bath Shops, Pierson Building Center, Bounce-A-Palooza or call KEET at 445-0813. Duck adoptions will also be available the day of the event.

8.12 SUNDAY

”Sweet 116th Fair Bash and BBQ,” 4 to 9 p.m., under the grandstands at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds, Ferndale, live music by the Cadillac Ranch, a beef barbecue, live auction, proceeds go to the Humboldt County Fair. Tickets are $75 per person and available at the Ferndale Clothing Co., the Ferndale Enterprise Office, the Humboldt County Fair office, by calling 786-4111 or emailing friendsofthefair@gmail.com.

Mad River Grange Breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., at the Grange Hall, 110 Hatchery Road, Blue Lake, serving a choice of eggs, ham or sausage, toast or pancakes and coffee or tea, $4 adults, $2 children 6 to 12 and free for children under 6. For more information, call 668-1906.

OUTDOORS

8.11 SATURDAY

Sierra Club North Group is leading a free six-mile hike within Humboldt Lagoons State Park from Dry Lagoon to Stone Lagoon and back. To carpool, meet at 9:15 a.m. at the McKinleyville Safeway parking lot otherwise at 10 a.m. at the Dry Lagoon parking lot (west of U.S. Highway 101, across from the little red schoolhouse), bring water, a lunch and wear sturdy shoes. No dogs and rain cancels. For more information, call Bill at 839-5971.

Friends of the Arcata Marsh is leading a free, 90-minute tour of the marsh focusing on ecology, meet leader Jane Wilson at 2 p.m. at the Interpretive Center on South G Street. For more information, call 826-2359.

Redwood Region Audubon Society is leading a free field trip to the Arcata Marsh, meet leader Ken Burton at 8:30 a.m. at the parking lot at the end of South I Street, bring binoculars, held rain or shine.

8.12 SUNDAY

Redwood Region Audubon Society is leading a free, two- to three-hour field trip to the Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge for those wanting to learn the birds of the Humboldt Bay area. Meet at the Refuge Visitor Center off Hookton Road, Loleta at 9 a.m. For more information, call leaders David Fix at 825-1195 or Jude Power at 822-3613.

SPORTS

8.11 SATURDAY

Humboldt Roller Derby in a doubleheader against the San Diego Derby Dolls, 6 p.m., Redwood Acres, first up at 6 p.m. Humboldt's Widow Makers vs. San Diego's hard Corps, then around 7:30 p.m. Redwood Rollers vs. San Diego's Wildfires. Tickets are $12 in advance and available at The Works in Eureka, People's Records in Arcata or online at www.humboldtrollerderby.com. Tickets at the door are $15, if available. Children 10 and younger are free. Music, refreshments, half-time entertainment by the League's dance crew, the Derby Darlings.

WORKSHOPS/CLASSES

8.7 TUESDAY

Aligning Forces Humboldt's “Our Pathways to Health,” a free chronic disease self management workshop, begins in McKinleyville and continues every Tuesday through Sept. 11 meeting from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. To register and for the location, call 445-2806 ext. 4.

8.10 FRIDAY

Aligning Forces Humboldt's “Our Pathways to Health,” a free chronic disease self management workshop, begins in Eureka, with two sessions on Fridays, 2 to 4:30 p.m. and 5:15 to 7:45 p.m., through Sept. 14. To register and for the locations, call 445-2806 ext. 4.

8.11 SATURDAY

Humboldt County Library's Afternoon with the Author features Michael Kauffman, author of “Conifer Country,” discussing the conifers of the Klamath Mountain region and sharing photographs, 2 p.m., main branch, 1313 Third St., Eureka, free admission. For more information, call 269-1905.

8.12 SUNDAY

Lifetree Café, 76 13th St., Arcata, presents a filmed account of Tom Sutherland, a university professor kidnapped in Lebanon who spent six months of his six-year captivity in solitary confinement, learn how he coped with the loneliness, free admission, refreshments available. For more information, call 672-2919 or email campbellcreekconnexion@gmail.com.

8.13 MONDAY

Aligning Forces Humboldt's “Our Pathways to Health,” a free chronic disease self management workshop, begins in Fortuna, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Sept. 24. To register and for the location, call 445-2806 ext. 4.

MARKETS

8.7 TUESDAY

The Old Town Eureka Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., F Street between Second and Third streets.

Weekday Farmers Market, Wildberries Marketplace, 747 13th St., Arcata, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Fortuna Farmers Market, 3 to 6 p.m., 10th and Main streets.

8.9 THURSDAY

Henderson Center Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., F Street between Henderson and Russ streets, Eureka.

McKinleyville Farmers Market, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., McKinleyville Shopping Center.

8.11 SATURDAY

Arcata Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Arcata Plaza.

Ferndale Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., south end of Main Street.

8.12 SUNDAY

Trinidad Artists' Market, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Murphy's Market parking lot, art, crafts, barbecue and more.

UPCOMING

The public is invited to celebrate Internews' 30th anniversary with food and beverages on Aug. 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Arcata office, 876 Seventh St., reservations are due by Thursday (Aug. 9). Call 826-2136.

Ferndale Garden Club's gala preview of the Humboldt County Fair's Fine Arts and Flowers is set for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 14 in the flower hall at the fairgrounds in Ferndale, wine, live music, hors d'oeuvres, commemorative goblets for the first 150 donors. Come at 5:30 p.m. to observe fine art critiques in Hindley Hall and the Fine Arts Building, $15 donation per person, $25 for two.

Soul singer Earl Thomas and pianist Dave Fleschner will play the Westhaven Center for the Arts on Tuesday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. in a show titled Blues Jazz Soul. Tickets are likely to sell out, call 677-9493 for reservations or more information.