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February 7, 2014

This week's best bets

1) Love is in the air

Celebrate Valentine's Day early during First Friday in downtown Kokomo. Local shops are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

This month's celebration will include live music from the Men of Note at the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library, a toga party and performance from the Curtain Call Children’s Theatre at Pepperwhistle Bakery, a free mini cupcake at Manna From Heaven Cakery and much more. Visit firstfridaykokomo.com for more information.

2) Indulge a little

J. Edwards Fine Chocolates presents the 12th Annual Chocolate Celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at Kokomo’s First Church of the Nazarene, 2734 S. Washington Street. Tickets are two for $5 with each ticket redeemable for a chocolate item while supplies last. Call 453-7611 or visit www.samaritancaregivers.org.

3) Go back in time

Miss the big hair, shoulder pads and leg warmers from the 1980s? Fear not. Break out those neon clothes, tease that hair and head out to The Social at 9 p.m. tonight and listen to the Big 80's Band. Get in for $5 with an '80s costume.

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