For the Love of Chocolate: Valentine's Day Celebrations

    It’s Valentine’s Day and you’re unprepared — don’t panic! Irene Levy Baker provides activities to carry you through the weekend. Plus, take a trip to Awesome Dudes Printing, Swing Kat Dance Studio and Lore’s Chocolate for some sweet treats. Join Shirley and her mom in the kitchen cooking up oxtail soup, and learn how to fix your small business with Melinda Emerson.

    Valentine’s Tips from Irene Levy Baker:

    Restaurants with Bars: Spice Finch, Estia, Fork
    Speakeasies: Hop Sing Laundromat, One Tippling Place, Ranstead Room
    Oysters: Sansom Street Oyster House, Olde Bar
    Chocolate: Rim Cafe, Shane’s Candies, Aurora Grace Chocolates
    Wine: Chocodiem at the Bourse
    Activities: Ice Skating at Dilworth Park or RiverRink; Thirsty Dice; Yards Brewing; Urban Axes, Bury the Hatchet

    Bonus Content: Awesome Dudes Printing Process

    Bands, bars, schools, charities and events all have something in common:They use posters and tee shirts to promote themselves. In South Philly they make them by hand, the old fashioned way. Watch the Awesome Dudes, Shaky & Ralph, demonstrate the printing process.

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