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Great Lakes Gear Exchange

Great Lakes Gear Exchange

The Great Lakes Gear Exchange is having a pop-up at the Duluth Folk School! The Great Lakes Gear Exchange is an outdoor gear consignment shop. We are excited to bring gear consignment to the Northland, making outdoor pursuits as culturally and financially accessible to all, while promoting sustainability in the outdoor industry. Find our shopContinue Reading
The Lowest Pair at the Duluth Folk School

Music: The Lowest Pair

$8 Advance $10 Day of Show The Lowest Pair are on tour, and playing the Duluth Folk School! The Lowest Pair is Kendl Winter and Palmer T. Lee. Kendl comes from Arkansas, but she found her way to the Pacific Northwest after high school. The evergreens and damp air of Olympia, Washington, and the boundlessContinue Reading
Slow Jam at the Duluth Folk School

Music: Slow Jam

Bring your guitar, your ukulele, your fiddle, or your didgeridoo, and join us for a free Slow Jam, led by local musician, Kyle Ollah! Q. What’s a slow jam? A. At a slow jam, all acoustic instruments (e.g., banjo, mandolin, bass, etc.) are welcome. The typical format is that we sit in a circle andContinue Reading
Old Time Music Jam Session at the Duluth Folk School

Music: Old Time Music Jam Session

Come on down for a free jam session at the folk school! Play along, or just sit back and listen to old chestnuts and local favorites, played by the usual suspects in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Everyone is welcome to play along, listen, and on occasion, dance! Sponsored by “A Time to Dance”
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

Music: Sprig of That

By combining original compositions with an innovative instrumentation of Indian tabla drums, guitar, and violin, Sprig of That brings joy, virtuosity, and musical adventure to audiences! Their music, comprising original works and fresh arrangements of folk favorites, pulls from their collective influences as musicians: Western and contemporary classical, Indian classical, old-time and bluegrass, Celtic, jazz,Continue Reading
Quiltmaking for Beginners at the Duluth Folk School

Quiltmaking for Beginners

Do you want to learn how to properly make a quilt – from start to finish? In this series, Helen will teach you the basics of quiltmaking…from choosing fabrics, to using the proper tools, to precision piecing and pressing, to stitch-in-the-ditch machine quilting, and more. Lots of tips and tricks will be shared. By theContinue Reading
Green Cleaning at the Duluth Folk School

Make Your Own Green Cleaning Supplies

In this class, you’ll learn how to replace questionably safe store-bought cleaning supplies with just a few inexpensive all-natural ingredients (that you probably already have in your pantry!), and pure, organic essential oils. Switching to green cleaning isn’t only about environmental ethics, or making housecleaning a more pleasant experience. The chemicals in common cleaning productsContinue Reading


Duluth Folk School
1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806
(218) 481-7888


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