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The Last Thing

By MMFS / April 18, 2019

Check out  local makerspaces, they are a great resource for tools and for people with suggestions on how to approach a particular ‘maker’ problem.  In the Twin Cities, you might…

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Life Long Learning

By MMFS / April 4, 2019

Read any good books lately? Published in 2018, The Library Book by Susan Orlean combines the mystery of the ginormous 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Central Public Library with history, anecdotes…

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Meet Nanc MacLeslie

By MMFS / April 4, 2019

As a child Nanc planned on being an artist when she grew up, so you might say she was doomed to be a founding Board member of a folk school.…

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The Last Thing

By MMFS / April 4, 2019

Here’s a simple, delicious dessert from the MacLeslie family that shouts ‘Spring’ and is perfect for your Easter table or any time.  Angel Food Heaven Angel Food Cake (make or buy…

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Hand Cracked Eggs

By MMFS / March 24, 2019

Seen the latest? McDonald’s is promoting their breakfast offerings as using ‘hand cracked eggs’. Wait a minute. Cracking an egg by hand creates additional value?   Yet, you can be…

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Classes You May Have Missed

By MMFS / March 24, 2019

We’re constantly working to find new instructors and classes, here are some you may have missed:   Beginning Crop Art: May 4 Make a Gift for Mother’s Day: May 11…

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Spring is (Almost) Here

By MMFS / March 24, 2019

We’ve reached the ‘official’ First Day of Spring but a glance out the window may not convince you. Hang in there! Thanks to HWY North and the Gammelgarden Museum for…

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Meet Instructor Laurelei Creuzer

By MMFS / March 24, 2019

Laurelei is our first participant to transition to an instructor! A special ed teacher, Laurelei credits a 4H leader in her youth with igniting her interest in crafting. A long…

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Natural World: Be Glad With Me

By MMFS / March 10, 2019

MMFS has welcomed our first intern this spring, a second year student at the University of Minnesota. Isabella is helping us with the marketing side of things, mostly social media, and…

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Giveaway Winner!

By MMFS / March 10, 2019

Photo Credit: Ciel Cheng Unsplash You, dear reader, can help us grow our class offerings by ‘telling’ your friends about our new folk school.  Like us on Facebook and Instagram, and…

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