Its a wide known fact that you cant go anywhere on Valentines Day without seeing couples publicly expressing their love for one another. For those who are without a significant other, this particular day can be the ultimate drag.
So, whats a single person to do? The answer is simple. Find yourself your own date to flaunt around town. Here in Los Angeles theres an array of organizations and events to suit your matchmaking needs.
8 MINUTE DATING
Are you a picky dater, someone who knows exactly what you want, but doesnt want to waste an entire evening with someone whos all-wrong for you? How about spending an evening going on several dates. Eight minute dating is a fast and fun way for single people to meet people.
At 8-Minute Dating events, youll have eight one-on-one dates that last eight minutes each. If both parties are interested in meeting again, contact information will be provided to set up another date.
LETS MEET HERE
Every human being has a fundamental need for companionship, therefore Lets Meet Here strives to help people achieve that life changing fulfilment they seek. By combining a few tried and true ideas with some new and fun ones, Lets Meet Here thinks that its clients will find each other in a unique way.
The companys experienced professionals, not only help people find themselves a prospective match, but also host various speed dating and group dating events.
DATE MY PET
Animal lovers are a special kind of breed. So, when searching for someone to potentially share your life with its important to find that certain person who understands that special bond you and your pets share. After all, no one understands more than others who share your same passion.
Date My Pet is the perfect opportunity to find those that will get you. Whether you are looking for a life partner, or just someone to go to the dog park with, at Date My Pet youll be able to find exactly what you are looking for. Just create an online profile, share stories about yourself and your pets, and take things as far as youd like. Lets just hope your pets get along as well.
For those who are Jewish, it can be difficult finding someone that shares your same religious beliefs. J Dates mission is to strengthen the Jewish community and ensure that Jewish traditions are sustained for generations to come.
To accomplish this, J Date provides an online, global network where Jewish singles find friendship, romance and life-long partners within their faith.
For some vegetarians, it can be difficult sitting across a dinner table, watching someone chomp down on a burger or steak, when youre so strictly against it. And it can be even more difficult to be romantic with someone that has hot dog breath.
For people who are turn off by meat eaters, theres Veggie Connection, a place for vegetarian dating, friendships and pen pals and general networking with other vegetarian, vegan and environmentally aware singles. All members of Veggie Connection can post blogs, visit an active forum and network and connect with others who share the same lifestyle.
LOCK AND KEY
Take a regular happy hour and mix in the ultimate icebreaker: locks and keys. Men get keys, women get locks. Every key matches at least two to three locks, so depending on how outgoing you are you could find your first match with in minutes.
Just approach a member of the opposite sex and ask if you can see if your hardware is a match. Once you find your match, turn in your hardware and get a new piece and start all over. The more matches you make, the more entries into the end of the night raffle you receive.
Past prizes have included hotel stays, gym memberships, $250 cash, bar tabs, free tickets to other singles events and more. Think of it as your typical after-work happy hour or get together. Its fun, theres no pressure and you can talk to whomever you like for as long as you like.
Thanks to "Americas No.1 Single," Lisa Loeb, mentioning this site on her new TV show, more and more people are getting on board with this clever new idea. Airline flights are one of the few situations where you find yourself wedged against a total stranger for hours at a time. It might as well be someone you like.
With that in mind, AirTroductions aims to match people with similar interests for business networking, friendship or romance whatever it is you want from a seatmate.
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Going Solo On Valentine's Day?: Singles Seeking Love Can Find it Online
Article posted on 2/7/2006
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