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Online: Needle Felt a Panda

March 7 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$80.00Sold out

Needle felting is fun!  Learn to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor’s flock of sheep into your very own adorable panda.  We will mail you the materials ahead of time,…

Online: Making Pure Maple Syrup

March 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$27.00

  New – Just added!  This is a listen, learn and ask questions class! Ever thought of making your own maple syrup? This class will cover all aspects of making…

Online: Regenerative Cooking: Food as Medicine for People and the Planet

March 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$27

NOTE: This class is the second session of the  five-part series “You Are What You Eat: Storytelling through Food”. Each session is listed separately on our website.  We encourage you…

Online: Chip Carving for Beginners

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$95.00Sold out

Enjoy learning this traditional skill with gifted carving teacher Bart Dunning for the very economical price of $30!  There is an additional fee of $65 for the knife (which can…

Online: Geology of the St. Croix Valley

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$30.00

Have you ever wondered what makes the St Croix River Valley such a dramatic and beautiful part of Minnesota?  Why does the St Croix river exist and why were we…

Online: Let’s make Mozzarella Cheese!

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$27.00

Mozzarella cheese was first made by the monks of San Lorenzo di Capua in Italy. It has been made from sheep’s milk, buffalo milk and finally cow’s milk. Our cheese…

Online: Virtual Walking Tour – Slovenia

March 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
$75.00

This is a 3 session event, led by Chris Coleman.  See below for more details.   Marine Mills Folk School students ‘walked’ in France for one month in January, next…

Online: Acrylic Painting; Fast and Loose Landscapes with Emily Anderson

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$57.00

This is a two session class, March 6 at 10:00 am and March 13 at 10:00 am.   Do you wish you could sit down and paint a beautiful scene,…

Online: Container Gardening for Everyone!

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$27.00

If you want to learn how to create beautiful, healthy, and colorful container gardens, this discussion class is for you!   Professional photographer and gardener, Michelle Mero Riedel, will help you…

Online: Chip Carving for Beginners

March 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$95.00

Enjoy learning this traditional skill with gifted carving teacher Bart Dunning for the very economical price of $30!  There is an additional fee of $65 for the knife (which can…

We're always looking for new classes to offer at Marine Mills Folk School. If you have a specific course you'd like to see, or if you'd like to facilitate a class at the school, please apply to become an instructor, or email info@MarineMillsFolkSchool.org

"We are born makers.  We move what we're learning from our heads to our hearts through our hands."

- Brene Brown