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Creamery District Art Market

Begins Saturday, September 27 2014 at 9:00 AM

The Creamery District Art Market will be held on Saturday, September 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Creamery Building at 1251 Ninth St. in Arcata. This is a free, outdoor, family-friendly event. More than a dozen vendors will be selling an array of art and crafts, the band Jenni and David and the Sweet Soul Band will play from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the Arcata Playhouse will provide coffee, drinks and snacks. The September Art Market will feature three different art pieces: an art-based, pop-up Miniature Golf Course, a special performance of the family friendly physical comedy “In’Tents – A Conservation Comedy” at 11:30 a.m. and an unveiling of the giant Pink Pony sculpture.

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Creamery District

707.502.7803

14th Annual Fall Conert

Begins Saturday, September 27 2014 at 7:00 PM

The 14th Annual Fall Concert features a fun variety of music from chamber pieces to jazz, with inspiring melodies of the Heartbeat Chorale, Dr. Luther Cobb and Levi Walls on piano. Tickets are $20.00 and available at the Breast and GYN Health Project office in Arcata, 825-8345, on our website www.hcbhp.org, and also available at the door.

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The Breast and GYN Health Project

7078258345110

Scaling Renewable Energy: A Perspective from Google

Begins Thursday, October 2 2014 at 5:30 PM

HSU's Sustainable Futures Speaker Series presents “Scaling Renewable Energy: A Perspective from Google,” a free public lecture by Sam Arons. Arons is a member of Google's Global Infrastructure team where, as part of the team's global data center strategy, he helps lead the development and implementation of the company's global renewable energy strategy. Key efforts of the team include managing the company's energy portfolio and sourcing as much renewable energy as possible to power the datacenters. The lecture will take place in BSS 166 on the HSU campus. For more information call (707) 826-4345 or visit the event website at www.schatzlab.org/about/publications/speaker_series.html.

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Schatz Energy Research Center

707.826.4345

Pastels on The Plaza

Begins Saturday, October 4 2014 at 8:00 AM

The first Saturday in October is the day families, farmers, art aficionados and sponsors gather on the Arcata Plaza for the largest “art show” of the year. The gallery sidewalk is surrounded with music and the fresh produce of the local farmers market. This benefit for Northcoast Children's Services is supported by local businesses that sponsor an artist by making a donation of $125 or $225 for a square of sidewalk art. Northcoast Children’s Services’ preschool programs provide support to more than 1000 low income families with young children in Humboldt and Del Norte Counties each year. For more information call 707-822-7206 or visit the website at www.ncsheadstart.org.

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Northcoast Children's Services

707.822.7206

Humboldt Sponsors Rummage Sale

Begins Saturday, October 4 2014 at 9:00 AM

Don't miss the 49th annual Humboldt Sponsors Rummage Sale. Now held in four different buildings at Redwood Acres, this popular fundraiser features great bargains for the whole family on housewares, furniture, electronics, tools, books, clothing, jewelry, toys and sporting goods, including new items donated by local merchants. Humboldt Sponsors, a local non-profit organization, raises funds solely to benefit the youth of Humboldt County. For more information, call Lornah Peterson, co-chair, at 443-1348.

For More Information:

Humboldt Sponsors

707.445.9335

Eureka Heritage Society's Annual Home Tour

Begins Sunday, October 5 2014 at 12:00 PM

There are 11 homes this year as well as musicians, artists, vintage cars and more. The tour tickets are $20 prior to the tour date and $25 the day of the tour. Tickets can be purchased at eurekaheritage.org or Annex 39 next to the Eureka Theater, Eureka Books, Shady Lady, Rookery Books in Arcata, Rings Pharmacy in Ferndale, Greens Pharmacy in Fortuna and A&L Feed in McKinleyville. Additional information is available at the website as well as our Facebook page, Eureka Heritage Society.

For More Information:

Eureka Heritage Society

561.315.7537

A Portfolio Approach to Sustainable Transportation

Begins Thursday, October 9 2014 at 5:30 PM

HSU's Sustainable Futures Speaker Series presents “A Portfolio Approach to Sustainable Transportation,” a free public lecture by Dr. Joan Ogden. Ogden is Professor of Environmental Science and Policy at UC Davis and Director of the Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways Program at the Institute of Transportation Studies. In this talk, she will examine the options for meeting sustainability and energy security goals in the transport sector, and discuss barriers to their implementation. The talk will take place in BSS 166 on the HSU campus. For more information call (707) 826-4345 or visit the event website at www.schatzlab.org/about/publications/speaker_series.html.

For More Information:

Schatz Energy Research Center

707.826.4345

Prescription: Pets (Rx: Pets) volunteer workshop

Begins Saturday, October 11 2014 at 9:00 AM

Prescription: Pets (Rx: Pets), a visiting animal group and an affiliate of Delta Society's ® Pet Partners ® program, is offering Northern California residents and their pets an opportunity to bring smiles to local hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities.Is your pet reliable, controllable and predictable? Then you would make an excellent Pet Partner Team and Rx: Pets volunteer!! This special volunteer job is for those who wish to volunteer to share their pet with the healthcare facilities in the Humboldt community. The training to become a Rx: Pets Pet Partner is for humans only; the animal members of the Pet Partner team will receive coaching later.

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Prescription: Pets (Rx: Pets)

707.725.7996

Archaeology & Cultural Awareness Day

Begins Saturday, October 11 2014 at 11:00 AM

Archaeology Month is a national program to promote the preservation of our country’s heritage. The Clarke Historical Museum is offering a free day sponsored by Redwood Capital Bank to celebrate this important program. We will partner with CA State Parks, Redwood National Park, and Humboldt State University Anthropology Club, as well as local volunteers and artisans to provide demonstrations on basket weaving, flint knapping (how to make stone tools and blades), bow/arrow making, indoor and outdoor activities for all ages, healthy snacks and make & take art projects.

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Clarke Historical Museum

707.443.1947

14th Annual Binational Health Fair/Get Covered Fair

Begins Sunday, October 12 2014 at 12:00 PM

"Get Covered, Get Healthy" Promoting the Physical, Cultural Health, and Well-Being of the Del Norte County Community. Come Celebrate With US: - flu shots, blood pressure checks, glucose level checks, pap smears and other FREE health services - pre-screenings, consultations, and information specific to getting your family insured - great food, music, and entertainment - kids games, crafts, and activities - face painting and bouncy houses - The Wonder Bus - food and craft vendors FREE Prize Raffles Winners of the student essay contest

For More Information:

Del Norte Community Health Center

70746569256249

Zumbathon benefit

Begins Sunday, October 26 2014 at 12:00 PM

On Sunday, October 26, Marla Joy and local Zumbathon teachers will be leading a two-hour Zumbathon benefit for the Breast and GYN Health Project, at the Bayside Grange. It’s exercise in disguise for a good cause! There will be dutch raffle with about 70 items, so arrive early to check it out. Registration is $10-$15 on a sliding scale, and the event will take place from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. followed by the raffle. For more information, call BGHP at 825-8345 or check out www.hcbhp.org.

For More Information:

The Breast and GYN Health Project

7078258345110