Hickory – The public is invited to attend the second annual SweetArt Valentine Party. The free event hosted by Trade Alley Art Gallery on Thursday, Feb.13, 6-8 pm will feature bubblies, bon bons and more. Guests can browse through the gallery’s treasures of unique art, furniture and artisan gifts, many new, while enjoying delectable treats.

Those who arrive between 6 & 7 pm will receive free tickets for entry into a raffle for a unique gift basket with a surprise theme created by the library. The gallery is located at 25 2nd Street NW (next to Taste Full Beans.) For more details visit www.tradealleyart.com.