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Classes Cancelled Through July 31

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…

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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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Behind the Scenes

Our weekly newsletter is produced with help from Clara Marker, a third year Chemistry major at Lawrence University. She’s smart,…

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Virtual Garden Tour

We’re hosting a virtual Garden Tour for the next few weeks. We’re often starved for outdoor beauty here in the…

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Online Resources for Information, Things To Do, Etc.

Here’s some suggesting for taking better snaps of those gardens, and other gardening tips: 12 Great Garden Photography Tips from Finegardening…

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