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Sweet Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day, News & More in February 7th's Newsletter!

Get the scoop on the best weekend entertainment and special ways to celebrate Valentine's Day in today's newsletter!






This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
February 7th
, 2013
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Perfecto Mundo
Looking for a great way to spend Valentine's Day with that special someone? Then you won't want to miss Perfecto Mundo's romantic holiday celebration!

This Valentine's Day, they'll be offering a special three course prix fixe menu for only $55 per person, which also includes a long stemmed rose!

Appetizers & Entrees include a savory variety of Perfecto Mundo favorites, and their desserts are sure to satisfy both you and your sweetheart!

Reservations are strongly recommended, so give them a call today!
For more information,
please visit their website
or call 631-864-2777.
Dear Long Islander,
What a week, Long Island! Tons of snow, slush, and ice - luckily, the chance for snow this weekend is somewhat smaller than it has been all week, so keep your fingers crossed! Whether the week ends on a cold, wet note or not, there are still plenty of great things to do this weekend, and of course great ways to celebrate Valentine's Day all week long! In addition to the events and holiday features included in this week's newsletter, we've got several great holiday features coming up throughout the weekend, and the week leading up to Valentine's Day, so be sure to check back regularly! Our Calendar of course is packed with all sorts of romantic and fun ways to spend the holiday - there's truly something for everyone!
The Somerley Experience
Tuesday, February 11th from 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Planning a wedding? The grab your bridesmaids, and get going this Tuesday - head over to The Somerley of Woodbury for their Bridal Open House, and get to know the Somerly Experience! Tickets are $20 per person, and the night will be filled with all sorts of fun, including premium cocktails, fabsulous cuisine, a peak at the latest wedding fashions, muscians for your reception, and more! If you're a bride to be that's still looking for just the right venue, then you won't want to miss this one - reserve your spot today, and get ready to be impressed!
For more information, please visit their website, or call 516-921-1415.
Hot Off the Presses
Sweet & Simple Valentine's Day Crafts
Homemade Craft & Gift Ideas from the Heart
The greatest thing about a child’s Valentines Day is the fun and innocence of it. For some, it’s the perfect holiday to spend with your significant other, however it can also a great time to show your family how much you care. This year, enjoy some bonding time with your kids by participating in these creative crafts together, and help them understand the concept of Valentine’s Day while making one-of-a-kind, heartfelt gifts for their friends and loved ones. These innovative crafts are not too difficult to complete either, so children with basic cutting and gluing skills can easily create them with your help!
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Sid Jacobson JCC's Cruisin' Couples
March 20th, 2014 at the Glen Oaks Club
It is estimated that over 5.1 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Cruisin’ Couples is Sid Jacobson JCC’s innovative program that ensures both those with dementia and their caregivers get relief from their isolation and the opportunity to experience the social interaction so integral to physical and mental health. Cruisin’ Couples is supported by funds from Sid Jacobson JCC’s Auction for Excellence, An Epicurean Event. This year’s event will be held on Thursday, March 20 at Glen Oaks Club.
To Support Programs Like Cruisin' Couples,
please visit their website, or call 516-484-1545.
This Week's Best Long Island Events 

Running Scared, Running Free
Head to the Sachem Library this Sunday, Feb. 9th  for the theatrical presentation being held in honor of Black History Month. The presentation will begin at 2 PM and will highlight the connection between freeing the slaves, abolitionists and Native Americans in Setauket as well as their use of codes in quilt patterns as a means of communication. Please call 631-588-5024 for other information.

Valentine's Day at the Long Island Science Center
Bring the kids down to the Long Island Science Center this Saturday from 11AM-4PM to learn all about the anatomy of the heart. For just $5.00, children will learn about cardiovascular wellness and the path of circulation. Also have a chance to participate in a heart dissection! Call 631-208-8000 for other details.

Valentine's Day Dinner at The Vanderbilt
Enjoy a romantic evening  with your loved one at The Vanderbilt, Saturday, Feb. 8th. Dinner will be held in the mansion with seatings available between 6-8 PM for $100 per person. Start the night out with hors d'oeuvres, wine and beer followed by a tour of the private living quarters. Dinner will take place afterwards in the Northport Dining Room Porch. Please call 631-854-5579 to make your reservations today!

Hops and Props Craft Beer Festival
Don't miss out on the most unique beer experience on Long Island, this Saturday at the Cradle of Aviation Museum. Starting at 7 PM, the festival will feature beers from the finest craft breweries from Long Island and across America! Tickets range from $65-$95, with special $20 tickets available for designated drivers. Visit the museum's website for further information.
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