All About Halloween
Pumpkins and Jack O’Lanterns
- The Samhain Carved Turnip Head — The original Jack O’Lanterns were not pumpkins, but rutabagas! Here are the instructions for making this a traditional Celtic one
- Pumpkin Carving 101 — Everything you need to get you started
- Pumpkins and More — Everything about pumpkins, including history, gardening, recipes and festival information, from the University of Illinois Extension
- Halloween Crafts –See our Pinterest board for books of Halloween craft ideas for kids, linked to the library catalog to make it easy to find and request them from your NOBLE member library
- Ben & Jerry’s Halloween Fun — Ghoulish games, creepy crafts and more!
- Skeleton Crafts for Kids — Making spooky Halloween skeletons with easy to make arts and crafts projects, activities, ideas, and instructions for children, teens, and preschoolers
- Halloween Homemade Scary Decorations — Party decorating ideas from Squidboo.com.
- Halloween Books for Kids — See our Pinterest board for some great children’s books about Halloween, linked to the library catalog to make it easy to find and request them from your NOBLE member library
Halloween Recipes and Party Ideas