Classes


  • May 6, 2019
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

You may know Charlotte from Red Mountain banging on the cowbell and dancing in sparkly outfits, or from pickin’ banjo with her former old time band The Clover Street Cronies. Her solo set of original music showcases her softer, poetic side inspired by love and heartbreak, nature and spirituality. From timeless tales of love to Continue reading


  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Instructor

This class will give you the knowledge and confidence to plan and carry out your own Boundary Waters canoe trip this summer! You will walk away from this class with the practical knowledge to safely and effectively travel through the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. You will learn what to bring, what to leave behind, Continue reading


  • May 18, 2019
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come down to the folk school for a free demo! Jim and Barb Collette will be showing you how they cut glass and make gorgeous stained glass windows. They will also be showing off their fused glass ornaments and window decorations. Continue reading


  • May 23, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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. Continue reading


  • Day 1 of 2
    May 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Day 2 of 2
    May 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Instructor

In this class, we’ll be taking a piece of butternut wood and creating a one-of-a-kind human head nutcracker! You’ll learn how to rough carve a piece of butternut wood, and then learn how to fit and fasten the two pieces together. Once the pieces are together, you’ll learn how to carve a face into the Continue reading


  • May 28, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come down to the folk school for a free show! Kaylee Matuszak is a singer-songwriter born and raised in Duluth, Minnesota. A self-taught guitar player who is inspired by Brandi Carlile, Kaylee debuted her talent in a local music store and was quickly on the bill for her first Homegrown Music Festival in 2015, where she Continue reading


  • Day 1 of 2
    June 8, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Day 2 of 2
    June 9, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Instructor

In this class, you will be introduced to timber framing techniques while you build a sturdy white pine sawhorse. This type of timber framing comes from the German tradition, where a full scale layout is drawn up, which serves to mark timbers for compound Continue reading


  • June 17, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

In Duluth Folk School’s Handcrafting Camp, kids will build, cook, weave, lash, tie, and sew cool, useful take home creations!

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  • Intro to Kayaking - Day 1 of 3 (Island Lake)
    June 21, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Intro to Kayaking - Day 2 of 3 (Island Lake)
    June 22, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Intro to Kayaking - Day 3 of 3 (Lake Superior)
    June 23, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Instructor

If you’ve always wanted to learn to safely and effectively kayak from a professional kayak instructor, this is your chance! Join highly trained instructor Jen Buseman as she helps you progress from novice to being ready to go out on your own. You will learn about the gear used in sea kayaking, what kind/size of Continue reading


  • June 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

An award winning band based out of Delano, Minnesota, Singleton Street combines bluegrass, Celtic, and old time music to form their unique version of Americana. Singleton Street has performed in the 5-state region for over a decade, entertaining audiences at Bluegrass Festivals, Irish Festivals, Churches, Renaissance fairs, and even a modern Ballet! Singleton Street features Continue reading

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