Making HS Senior Memories
Creative Memories consultant Donna Holien was on hand to advise participants on how to craft their scrapbooks, as well as offer extra supplies.
"I like to remind people to keep it simple and make it fun," Holien said. "A decorated page is beautiful, but a completed album is priceless.
"Holien, who lives in Sterling Heights, started her first scrapbook when her daughter Kristy was a high school senior. She has been a Creative Memories consultant for more than eight years. Creative Memories is a home-based sales company that began in Minnesota.
While most of the participants at Dakota were parents or adults interested in putting together an album, some were students.
"I've been doing this since the eighth grade," said 17-year-old Kristin O'Lear, an 11th-grader at the school. "I like to look back on my progression."