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Wheel Truing at the Duluth Folk School

The Wheels On the Bike…

This class covers all things bicycle-wheel related! During this class, you’ll learn how to straighten a bent or wobbly wheel on your bike, you’ll practice tensioning and de-tensioning your spokes, and you learn how to overhaul your wheel’s bearings and make other relatively simple adjustments. By the end of class you’ll be able to turnContinue Reading
Spoken Word with Sonofmel at the Duluth Folk School

Spoken Word Open Mic hosted by Sonofmel

Come on down for our free monthly Spoken Word Open Mic! The spoken word, ever-meant to be heard, reminds us we’re largely made up of stories and poems, to hear and be heard. Join us each month for a special theme and take part in poetry and build-a-story games, while we gather to hear whatContinue Reading
Table Saw Class at the Duluth Folk School

Table Saw Basics

Course Overview A table saw is one of the most essential and versatile tools you can have in your shop. But it’s also the most dangerous! Table Saw Basics introduces you to proper table saw operation and safety. We will explore how to get the most out of a table saw, maintaining and tuning yourContinue Reading
Make Your Own Kefir at the Duluth Folk School

Make Your Own Kefir

If you think kombucha is tasty, and you enjoy the health benefits it brings, then you may want to try kefir soda! In this class, you will learn everything you need to know about brewing water kefir. We’ll cover ingredient selection, brewing, second fermentation, bottling, flavoring, and we’ll answer questions about all of the unknownsContinue Reading
Great Lakes Gear Exchange

Great Lakes Gear Exchange Drop Off

The Great Lakes Gear Exchange is having a gear drop-off at the Duluth Folk School! Bring your clean, gently used outdoor gear, and the Great Lakes Gear Exchange will consign with you! Bring all sizes, including kids, womens, mens, as well as hard and soft goods. The Great Lakes Gear Exchange is an outdoor gearContinue Reading
Coffee Cupping at the Duluth Folk School

Coffee Cupping

Stop by for a free coffee cupping with Almanac Coffee! Swing down to the Duluth Folk School and Dovetail Cafe & Marketplace to sample and explore Almanac Coffee’s current line up of single origin coffees. Almanac’s owner, Russell Crawford, will demonstrate a structured cupping of several coffees, with the goal of helping visitors gain aContinue Reading
Watercolor and Wine

Watercolor & Wine

Learn basic watercolor techniques over a glass of wine! First, you’ll get hands-on practice with watercolor fundamentals and brush technique, including some neat tricks. Second, you’ll get a fresh start to practice your new skills on watercolor postcards—a gift to take home. Materials included. No previous knowledge (or artistic skills!) required! Registration Includes Instruction, aContinue Reading
The Hounds at the Duluth Folk School

Music: The Hounds

Come on down to the folk school for a free show! Always a favorite, the Hounds will have you tapping your feet, singing along… maybe even dancing!! Jazz infused R&B, Swing , Funk and occasionally Gospel sounds. Handcrafted music with mischievous melodies with long-time Twin Ports musicians: Rich Mowers on sax; keyboardist Dave Winchester; RonContinue Reading


Duluth Folk School
1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806


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