Featured Classes

Beginning Photography for ages 9-14 (In-Person)

Dates: Saturdays October 2 and 10, 2021
Times: 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Location: in person at Marine Mills Folk School

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SAORI Weaving—Enjoy being in a Moment with Chaiki O’Brien! (In-Person)

What is SAORI? SAORI is an art form and weaving style that comes from Japan. It is joyful and easy to learn.  Feel like you are 5 years old again!…

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Octoberfest: Beermaking Basics and Brewing (In-Person)

If you’ve ever dreamed of making your own beer  at home but you weren’t sure what was involved or where to start, this is the class for you!  Just in…

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Sourdough from Start to Finish! (In-Person)

This is a two session class:  the main work day is Saturday October 16 from 9-3 pm, but we’ll begin on Friday, October 15 from 7-8:30pm with the all important…

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

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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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Leaping Into Autumn

Create memories with friends and family that will carry you through the shorter daylight hours.  How about a class to…

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Featured Class: Create a Leather Journal with Candace LaCosse

Cooler weather seems to turn us inward, perhaps this is the year to continue, or begin, personal journaling.  Or create…

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Welcome Back MMFS!

Plan to join us for a FREE fun day outside at Marine Mills Folk School!  We’re celebrating a return to…

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