Love is in the air in the small coastal town of Southport Connecticut, especially at the Pequot Library! To get ready for Valentine’s Day, the Pequot Library, located on 720 Pequot Ave. is offering a kids’s candy making workshop on February 13 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Kids, grades K-8 will learn how to make professionally looking chocolate treats to use as a Valentine’s Day dessert. The workshop will also teach kids how to create a beautiful gift box to present their goodies in .
On Valentine’s Day, the Southport Library is hosting the Opera Singers Initiative with a special Valentine’s Day theme from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. At this very special event, Young Artists New York City Opera Singers perform works celebrating love! Opera Singers Initiative is committed to providing classical singers with the critical skills and support they need to build a sustainable and successful career in the arts. They provide career development, mentoring, and performance opportunities for emerging professional classical singers. This program is free and open to the public.
Steps away from the Pequot Library is the very romantic Delmar Hotel and Restaurant. This elegant hotel offers its guests 44 individually-designed luxurious rooms and suites and a full service spa. Once inside the uniquely decorated lobby with its custom designed furnishings, antique marble floors, museum-quality art and French limestone hearth, the stage is set for an unforgettable Connecticut escape. Check their website out for special deals and packages at http://www.delamarsouthport.com.