February 02, 2009

Valentine Craft Sale set for Feb. 13

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Looking for a way to escape the winter doldrums? Wondering where you’ll find the perfect Valentine gift for someone special in your life? You can do both at once by visiting the Valentine Craft Sale at Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Feb. 13.

The sale, on the first floor of the Student Center in the Hall of Fame, runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Stop by and check out the candles, cross stitching, duct tape roses, jewelry, quilts, tie-dyed items, wooden crafts, woven bags, rugs and many other gift options. You can even pick up a personalized card for your sweetheart or choose from a wide selection of gift baskets.

For more information, call the Student Center Craft Shop at 618/453-3636 or look online at www.siucstudentcenter.org.