Start a Living Treasures Program in Your Town

The Living Treasures How-To Handbook

Our program has inspired the founding of similar programs in other cities in New Mexico and around the country. Santa Fe also has a Teen Treasures program, and several churches have established a Treasures program of their own.

the living treasures how-to handbook

by Mary Lou Cook
This free digital booklet is a complete guide for starting a Living Treasures program.

The Handbook includes:

  • How to gather a committee and organize a program
  • How to plan and conduct a ceremony
  • Media relations
  • Samples of invitations and certificates
  • Tips on interviewing
  • Related projects

To read or print a copy from the website, click on THE HANDBOOK link at the top left.