Discover the joy of creating together through traditional arts and crafts.

Featured Events

Third Annual Paddle Rendezvous – August 27 – 10am to 2pm.

EVENT:  Third Annual Paddle Rendezvous

Date & Time:   August 27, 2022 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Class Fee: FREE – Just bring a canoe and paddle!Location:  We put in the river at the Osceola Landing and end at The Landing in Marine.  Great fun.

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Marine Fall Festival – September 17, 2022

Date & Time: September 17, 2022 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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About Us

Marine Mills Folk School is a burgeoning experiential learning center located in the beautiful St. Croix Valley, less than an hour from the Twin Cities.

Our teachers will be your guides in woodworking, fiber arts, baking or other arts & crafts pursuits.

We offer lifelong, hands-on, whole-person experiential learning for all ages in a supportive environment that is fun, collaborative, and restorative.

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Become a Member of Marine Mills Folk School

Many of you know the joy and community that comes from taking a class at Marine Mills Folk School: learning…

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I Was Hooked! Basket Making

Becca Gross has taken her education beyond the classroom, exploring the art of basket making in her free time. We…

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Folk School Aims to Strengthen and Empower

Marine Mills Folk School (MMFS) opened its doors in October 2018 as an experimental learning center located in the St. Croix Valley. Their mission is to support communities and strengthen connections by inviting all people to discover the joy of creating together through traditional arts and crafts.

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