Nature Journaling

Nature Journaling with the Duluth Folk School

  • July 8, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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In this class, you will get outside and connect with nature through observing and sketching. It’s time to fill up those empty journals and see nature with new eyes! Fully experience the natural world through your senses as we draw and write about plants and animals in the field. You can plan on a morning spent outside connecting Continue reading

Chainsaw Safety

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  • Chainsaw Safety
    July 8, 2017
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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This is a great opportunity, either for people who just got their first chainsaw, or for people who have had a chainsaw for a while, but have never really been 100% comfortable with using it. In this class, you will learn basic chainsaw maintenance, including how to take your saw apart for cleaning, sharpening the Continue reading

Mountain Biking for Beginners


  • Mountain Biking for Beginners
    July 10, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Have you been intrigued by all the talk of Duluth’s amazing COGGS trails, but you’re a bit concerned about heading out on the trails on your own? This class is a great introduction to the fun sport of mountain biking! In this class, you will learn how to ride your mountain bike safely, what supplies Continue reading

Heirloom Seed Saving & Cooking with Squash Blossoms

Seed Saving with the Duluth Folk School

  • Heirloom Squash Seed Saving & Cooking with Squash
    July 15, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Ordering seeds from a catalog is a fairly new luxury. For most of history, if you wanted to eat vegetables year after year, it was necessary to save the seeds from the plants in your garden.  Some garden varieties are very easy to save and others require more attention.  Learn how to hand-pollinate squash so Continue reading

Aromatherapy is the (Fizzy) Bomb!

Aromatherapy Bath Bombs

  • July 16, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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In this class, you will be introduced to essential oils, carrier oils, and ingredients which have healthy supportive elements for the whole house. We will focus is safe and natural for our family. Most of all – WE WILL HAVE FUN! We’ll be making fizzy bath bombs, similar to these: Fizzing Continue reading