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PLATES AND PLACES FEB 2017


Toasty spots to warm your heart 

–by Jennifer Ruple

PUBLICATION DATE: FEB 2017

 Jennifer Ruple

Jennifer Ruple

 

 

 

 

 

 
Baby, it’s cold outside! Stay cozy this Valentine’s Day, and the rest of the month, in some of the warmest spots in town. Whether you’ll be spending time with your sweetheart, your dad, your daughter, or your best friend, here are some toasty spots to take the chill out of your bones and warm up your hearts.

Glassblowing demonstrations are held at the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion.

Glassblowing demonstrations are held at the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion.

Feel the heat at the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion. Free glassblowing demonstrations are held in one of the Hot Shops Thursdays through Sundays throughout February. Demonstrations include gallery seating and narration of the process and techniques. Check the calendar for specific dates and times at toledomuseum.org/calendar.

Delectable treats at Sweet Shalom Tea Room.

Delectable treats at Sweet Shalom Tea Room.

Enjoy a spot of tea at the Sweet Shalom Tea Room,
located at:
8216 Erie Street in Sylvania.

The warming effects of tea are only part of the healthy benefits of drinking a hot cup or two. Tea is full of antioxidants and is one of the great superfoods. Formal teas are held four times a week with two seatings on Friday and two seatings on Sunday. While sipping, enjoy Cherry Scones, Cucumber and Herbed Cream Cheese Sandwiches and Chocolate Lava Cakes…
just a few of the delectable treats on the menu created by the talented Chef Krissy Kruse.
For reservations, call 419-297-9919.

Snuggle up and enjoy a classic movie while basking in the grandeur of the Valentine Theatre downtown. Silver Screen Classics are shown on Friday nights throughout the year including To Catch a Thief on February 17 and Groundhog Day on February 24. Both movies begin at 7:30 p.m.

Cold, tall drinks, a full bar and popcorn are also available.

Admission is $5 per person,
and if you purchase any four films together, you can save $1 on each film.

For information regarding upcoming films in the series, visit:
valentinetheatre.com.

Sherri and Donald Frazier of Toledo share a cozy moment at Ciao!

Sherri and Donald Frazier of Toledo share a cozy moment at Ciao!

Warm your inside and outside with a romantic dinner in one of these cozy area restaurants: Enjoy classic country Italian cuisine at Ciao! in Sylvania. For authentic Lebanese and fine Italian fare, family-owned Byblos on Reynolds Road is a classic. You can’t go wrong with their famous Shish Tawook.

The ever-elegant Georgio’s Café International downtown is always perfect for that special occasion date. Enjoy the house-made pâté. For fine steaks and seafood in an upscale atmosphere, visit Rockwell’s Steakhouse and Lounge in the historic Oliver House.

Find a peaceful spot in The Cloister at the Toledo Museum of Art.

Find a peaceful spot in The Cloister at the Toledo Museum of Art.

Join friends or make it a date night with Wine by the Glass Pavilion on Friday, February 17, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion. Enjoy four wines from the theme Best Bordeaux Beverages: Wines from Bordeaux, France and light snacks during It’s Friday!

Tickets are $25 for members
$35 for nonmembers
and are available for purchase during museum hours by phone at:
419-255-8000 ext. 7448
or at the information desks.

 

Indulge in a spa day for couples.

Indulge in a spa day for couples.

 

Relax and invigorate, along with a friend or significant other, with an hour-long, side-by-side massage at Rêvé Salon and Spa
5633 Main St., Sylvania.

Or for the ultimate indulgence, schedule a Spa Day created specifically for couples. The intimate experience includes a 60-minute massage, essential facial, dream pedicure, almond manicure, and shampoo and blow dry.
The package includes a $100 gift certificate to Ciao! for a romantic dinner.

To schedule a Spa Day call:
419-885-1140.

Stay warm out there!

Jennifer Ruple is the author of the blog
somedaycowgirl.blogspot.com

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