Celebration of Love - Part V: Thu., Feb. 14, Large selection of unique artwork created to beautify the life of a loved one, including jewelry, pottery, hand-dyed silk scarves, original greeting cards and miniature works of art. Fine Line Art Gallery, 319 Main St. S., Woodbury, (203) 266-0110, finelineartgallery-connecticut.com.
Circus Of Love Valentine's Day Cabaret And Burlesque: Thu., Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Lipgloss Crisis's 3rd annual Birthday & Valentines Day Show, featuring Dot Mitzvah as ring leader. $10. Cafe Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, (203) 789-8281, lipglosscrisis.com.
Ermyntrude and Esmeralda: A Naughty Puppet Play: Thu., Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Ermyntrude and Esmeralda are devoted pen pals who tell each other everything - especially their titillating discoveries about bow-wows and pussy-cats. Come celebrate Valentine's Day in style with this very adult evening of shadow puppetry and Edwardian sexuality, as seen through the eyes of two very curious teenage girls. Thu., 8 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 & 11 p.m. $10-$15. Yale Cabaret, 217 Park St., New Haven, (203) 432-1566, yalecabaret.org.
Intimate Valentines Evening with Patrizio Buanne: Thu., Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Neapolitan singer and his big band orchestra. Free. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd., Uncasville, (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com.
Karen Johnstone Band: Thu., Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Bistro Mediterranean & Tapas Bar, 383 Main St., East Haven, (203) 467-2500 , bistromediterraneanandtapasbar.com/.
Love in the Works of Shakespeare: Thu., Feb. 14, 12 p.m. Shakespearean scholar Emily Bryan discusses some iconic moments of love in Shakespeare?s body of work Free. Westport Library, 20 Jesup Rd., Westport, (203) 291-4800, westportlibrary.org.
Love: The Artistic Vision Through the Ages: Sat., Feb. 16, 1:30 p.m. An exploration of how various artists deal with the subject of love. Presented by Helane E. March Rheingold, docent at the Neuberger Museum of Art. Free. Ferguson Library-Harry Bennett Branch, 115 Vine Rd., Stamford,
Red & White Bracelet Night: Thu., Feb. 14, 10 p.m. Couples get red bracelets. Singles get white bracelets. Tunes spun by DJ Relly Rell. $10. Comix at Foxwoods Comedy Club, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, (860) 312-5050, comixatfoxwoods.com.
The Sweet-Art Show: Thu., Feb. 14, A Valentine's Day themed, six-artist group show byDavid Dunlop,Sarah Aldouby,John Harris, Elise Black,Cheryl MckennaandMiles Shapiro. Free. Laura's Fine Art, 20 Railroad Place, Westport, (203) 226-1240,
Trey Songz: Thu., Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m. $65-$85. MGM Grand at Foxwoods, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, (866) MGM-0050, mgmatfoxwoods.com.
Victorian House Open Valentine's Day Ball: Fri., Feb. 15, 6:30 p.m. With live music by the Bernadettes. Proceeds to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. $225. The Waverly Tavern, 286 Maple Ave., Cheshire, (203) 272-5998,
XOXO - A Sale of Valentines: Thu., Feb. 14, Cards, boxes, pottery and small prints made by the Studio Binders, Studio Potters and Printmakers of Creative Arts Workshop. Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon St., New Haven, (203) 562-4927, creativeartsworkshop.org.
Yale Voxtet: Thu., Feb. 14, 5:30 p.m. Yale Divinity School, Marquand Chapel, 409 Prospect St., New Haven,