Next session starts: July 19, 2019 7:00 pm


Would you like to sing secular folk music in a group setting? Join us for Folksing at the Folk School! Folksing is a monthly, open-to-all, community group singing event with a leader and songbooks. You don’t have to read music – you just have to want to sing! The spirit of Folksing is “we” notContinue Reading
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Next session starts: July 20, 2019 7:00 pm

Music: Heartbreak Affair

Come on down to the folk school for a free show! Heartbreak Affair is a Twin Cities-based classic country/old school honky tonk band. Their music is perfect for two-stepping and waltzing the night away! And stick around – there will be a two-step dance lesson at the set break around 7:45!
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Next session starts: July 21, 2019 10:00 am

Introduction to Rosemaling

Course Overview During this class you will learn the basic techniques and history of Norwegian Rosemaling. We will cover supplies, brushwork, and paint mixing. There will be a brief history of the folk art and introduction to the regional styles. Registration Includes Registration includes all instruction and materials (including brushes, paper handouts, tracing paper, qualityContinue Reading
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Next session starts: July 21, 2019 3:00 pm

Music: The Skally Line

Do you like to hear well-crafted arrangements, tight harmonies, and old school brother duet music? Then you’ll LOVE the Skally Line, performing free at the Duluth Folk School! The Skally Line brings a passion for old country music, fiddle tunes, blues, ballads, and gospel. We specialize in writing music about Minnesota stories and themes. BothContinue Reading
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Next session starts: July 21, 2019 5:00 pm

Sew Your Own Backpack

In this four-session class, we’ll be sewing a ‘Range Backpack,’ which is great for any outing where you need to be hands free! The foldover top and closure keep things secure, while the front zippered pocket keeps essentials within easy reach. Adjustable straps make it wearable in any season. Find the endless style possibilities byContinue Reading
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Next session starts: July 22, 2019 9:00 am

Woodworking Camp: Canoe Paddle

In Duluth Folk School’s Woodworking Camp: Canoe Paddle, students will learn woodworking skills and techniques through a week-long canoe paddle building project!
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Next session starts: July 22, 2019 6:00 pm

Music Residency: Ingeborg von Agassiz

Our July Resident Musician is Ingeborg von Agassiz! Come on down to the Duluth Folk School on Mondays in July for free music! Ingeborg von Agassiz is an electronic-folk artist from Duluth, MN. She is known for her solo performances using keyboards, beats, and vocal loops. For her performance at Dovetail she will be playingContinue Reading
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Next session starts: July 24, 2019 5:30 pm

Make Your Own Lotion

Once you learn how to make your own lotion you will never want to use anything else! Have you ever looked at the label of a lotion bottle and felt completely overwhelmed, wondering what it contained? Through this course you’ll learn the truth about ingredients and how to read the labels of moisturizers on theContinue Reading
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Next session starts: July 25, 2019 6:00 pm

Music: Four Mile Portage

Four Mile Portage is Tom and Brandy of Duluth, Minnesota. They can be found all over, playing old time fiddle and banjo dance music, calling dances, and singing sweet vocal harmonies.
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1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806
(218) 481-7888


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