Score a Date For Summer

June 10, 2011 10:00:00 PM PDT
With the warmer weather, couples holding hands are strolling all throughout the Chicago area.

Singles who are looking for dates can take advantage of events around town to try and get a date.

Stefanie Safran hosts the web site "Stef and the City" for tips on social networking. Safran joined us in our ABC7 studio to give tips for singles looking for a date.

1. Network After Work's 2nd Anniversary Party

  • Professionals of all levels and professions get together once a month
  • Thursday, June 16, 6
  • 9 p.m.
  • Mid America Club
  • Cost: $10 in advance with RSVP

2. My Drink On

  • Online discounting site
  • Offers discounts on your bar tab and involvement in charitable functions
  • Air and Water Show Yacht Party with Kanan Cruises: Saturday, August 20, 1
  • 5 p.m., Navy Pier, $65

3. Fitness Enthusiasts: Fleet Feet Sports

  • Free weekly fun runs
  • Thursday nights, 7 - 8 p.m.: Good Form Running Clinics; limit: 20 participants (call for a reservation)

4. Millennium Park Events

  • Free concerts
  • Lyric Opera of Chicago
  • Chicago Dancing Festival

5. 9th Annual PAWS (Pets Are Worth Saving) Chicago Beach Party

  • Thursday, July 14, 6 p.m.
  • Castaways, North Beach
  • Live entertainment, food, drinks, dance
  • Dogs are invited!

Stef's Dating Tips

  • Avoid texting, always call
  • Plan ahead; buy tickets in advance
  • Find unique events