Lifestyle briefs | Flea market returns to Arcata – Instances commonplace


Deadline for the story square

The deadline for returning Story Squares for Humboldt County’s Covid Memorial Quilt is Saturday. Return all completed story squares to any book in the Humboldt County Library. For more information, call 707-822-5954.

‘Poetry Jamz Cannabis’

“Poetry Jamz Cannabis,” a free evening of spoken word performances, “jamz” in the summer, and a large collection of poetry books for sale by a new mobile poetry bookstore, takes place on Saturday from 4:20 p.m. to 6 p.m. : 00 o’clock instead of Word Humboldt and ReWorded take place at Herb & Market Humboldt, 427 H St., Arcata.

flea market

On Sunday the Humboldt Flea Market will be back at its new location in the Arcata Community Center, 321 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. New and returning sellers will sell antiques, collectibles, tools, records, clothing, crafts, cakes, jams, and more. The market is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Entry is $ 2 or free for those under the age of 13. To become a seller, either inside, outside, or outside, call Dwayne at 707-444-8424.

Jewelry sales

The Discovery Shop, 2942 F St., Eureka, will host a special “Gems and Jewels” event on August 6th and 7th from 10am to 5pm. The Discovery Shop offers everything from costume jewelry to gold, silver and diamonds, jade and semi-precious stones. Rings, pearls, pendants and bracelets abound. This sale features branded purses, scarves, and more, with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society.