Weeding + Valentine’s Day = Love

If you’ve got weeded books, re-purpose them as Valentine’s decorations for your library!

bok page heart garland

Assemble a simple heart garland.

book page votive

Make a candle holder with recycled jars.

book page flower

Learn how to make a bouquet of flowers.

If you’re looking for more crafty inspiration and programming for your library, plan to attend the upcoming Spring Workshop session “Crafts in the Library,” and check out the ODIN catalog for crafts books available at the State Library.

If you’d like to weed your collection, but don’t know where to start, check out the CREW manual or call your Field Services representative. We’ll be happy to visit and help you get started!

Have you used weeded books as decorations before? Share your ideas in the comments!

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