July

Current & Upcoming

Walking into the Woods with Rosie Peters: A Poetry Cohort (Session 6 of 11)

Jul 25, 2024 6:00PM—8:00PM

Christ Lutheran Church, 150 Fifth Street, Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

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Photo Credit: Ne-Dah-Ness-Rose-Greene Registration is required. Bravely embark on a new poetry venture led by author, activist, and storyteller Rosetta “Rosie” Peters. Limited to 12 participants, the cohort will commit to a five-month process of figuratively and metaphorically “walking into the woods” together, exploring grief, trauma, our inner lives, and more through poetry. Sherman Alexie…

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Community Song Circle (All Ages) July 27, 2024

Jul 27, 2024 11:00AM—12:30PM

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

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  Lia Falls and Barbara McAfee will lead and teach simple songs, in the aural tradition (no lyric sheets or music to read). All are welcome, whether or not you think of yourself as a singer! We will sing songs that celebrate Nature, and being Human; songs that bring us together in the magic and medicine of…

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Weld a Steel Rose – July 27, 2024

Jul 27, 2024 10:00AM—2:30PM

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

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This class will introduce you to TIG welding and hand tool use for metal work. TIG welding uses an inert gas (argon) and bonds metal to metal without a wire feed, rods or sticks. You must have some hand strength to use the cutting and bending tools that shape the rose. Local artist Greg Kraft will…

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Paint and Carve a Sgraffito Vase – July 27, 2024

Jul 27, 2024 10:00AM—1:00PM

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

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  Join potter Kim Burnham of Imokim Pottery to try out decorating a ceramic vase with carved and decorated details. Students will have the opportunity to sketch out their own designs or use a provided template. Kim will throw a selection of bud vases before class and then share tips and tricks for adding simple…

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Needle Felt 3-D Flowers with Polly Hart, July 27, 2024

Jul 27, 2024 10:00AM—2:00PM

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

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Join Polly Hart as you learn to do both wet felting and needle felting on the same project.  This is your opportunity to learn two techniques on the same project. Polly has a very creative way of approaching fiber arts.  She loves to mix both fibers and techniques to achieve interesting pieces.  She has done…

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Learn to Paint Roses with Alcohol Ink, July 27, 2024

Jul 27, 2024 10:30AM—12:30PM

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

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Have you ever wanted to try your hand at Abstract Art that is fun and colorful? Alcohol Ink (AI) is a new painting technique that just screams ABSTRACT.  With so many different techniques, AI will soon become a favorite medium. To make these beautiful roses, you will be using a hairdryer to move the alcohol…

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Carve a Kuksa – Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and 28, 2024

Jul 27, 2024 9:00AM—5:00PM

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

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Kuksa carving is an Old World tradition that has a rich history in Scandinavia. Not only will Alex teach you to make your own kuksa, but he will be giving you insight into how he makes his own and develops his designs. In this course, you will be fully immersed in the world of kuksa carving…

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Community Bridge Club (All Ages) July 30, 2024 – Tuesday Evening

Jul 30, 2024 6:00PM—8:00PM

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

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***Please register if you plan to attend Bridge Club so the host knows you’re coming. *** Community Bridge Club is ongoing and welcomes players with minimal to experienced knowledge of the game. There is no official instruction, however, everyone is friendly, helpful to one another and enjoys playing bridge in a very relaxed atmosphere. Players gather…

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Past | Archive

Mushroom Foraging with Carson (Ages 10+) July 20, 2024

Jul 20, 2024 9:00AM—12:30PM

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

Band Weaving: Pickup Technique – July 20, 2024

Jul 20, 2024 10:00AM—3:00PM

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

Intro to Saori Weaving – July 20, 2024

Jul 20, 2024 1:00PM—4:00PM

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

Community Bridge Club (All Ages) July 20, 2024 – Saturday Morning

Jul 20, 2024 9:00AM—11:30PM

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

Create, Connect, Age Well – Session 2: Tai Chi – July 18, 2024

Jul 18, 2024 9:30AM—12:00PM

Christ Lutheran Church 150 5th Street Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047

Herbal Remedies: A Foraging Walk (All Ages) July 13, 2024

Jul 13, 2024 11:00AM—1:00PM

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