Cool Trash: Intro to Plasticsmithing (ages 10+) – July 13, 2024

Jul 13, 2024 10:00AM—1:00PM


Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

Cost $40

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Learn how to (safely!) transform plastic waste into cool stuff! Participants will make a keychain, magnet or pin to take home. All materials provided, but bring some clean plastic bottle caps if you can.

Materials that the instuctor will provide:

  • Panini press & toaster oven
  • Cookie cutters
  • Letter stamps
  • Pin backs, magnets, keychain hardware
  • Non-stick mats

Materials that students will need to provide: 

  • Clean plastic bottle caps if you have them
  • Lunch: Since your class is scheduled over a lunch hour, we highly recommend you bring a lunch or click here to learn about local eating opportunities in the area

Skill Level:

  • No experience required.

Age requirement:

  • Students ages 16+ are welcome to attend this class with parent permission via email to
  • Students, ages 10-15, may attend, but the student must attend with a participating parent or guardian. (Tuition for students, ages 10-15, is $10 with a paid adult; please email for a coupon code.)

Location Details:
Marine Mills Folk School
550 Pine St., Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047

Tuition: $30 ($10 for students, ages 10-15, registering with a paid adult; please email for a coupon code.)
Materials Fee: $10
Total: $40

NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance teachers’ need to plan for a class with students’ busy schedules — not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!

CANCELLATIONS: Please find our cancellation policy here.