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Announcing Class Cancellations

MMFS is committed to providing a safe and supportive experience for all our students, instructors, and volunteers.  We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Minnesota Department of Health.  All classes have been cancelled through May 1, 2020.  At that time we will reassess…

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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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Are We There Yet?

We are further into what is our current ‘normal’, with minimized contact between people, tele-shopping, tele-work, tele-medicine. The newness is…

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On-line Resources for Information, Things To Do, Etc.

The power of positive thinking (101 suggestions!) Yes, you hear that all the time but how about using some of these…

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Hand Craft An Easter Bonnet/Spring Hat!

Let’s be creative and have fun and celebrate Spring! Consider hand crafting an Easter bonnet or Spring hat or April…

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“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”

― Maya Angelou