Spoken Word Open Mic: Sonofmel

Sonofmel at the Duluth Folk School

  • January 30, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a free night of the sharing of the spoken word! We are just beginning our journey of the year, and we’ll be telling old and inventing new stories about the ideals we hold, the ideas we held, and those we remember from our childhood. Memories of the heroes we had, and how Continue reading

Music: Melissa Jane

Musician Melissa Jane at the Duluth Folk School

  • January 31, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come down for a free live performance by Melissa Jane! Melissa is an acoustic singer/songwriter based in Duluth, Minnesota. Her banjo tunes accompanied by a sultry voice makes Melissa’s music captivating. Her songs whisper of love, nature, and what she idealizes as the finer things in life. She will soothe your ears, soften a swollen Continue reading

Art – Wild

Wild Art Opening at the Duluth Folk School

  • February 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for the first art reception at the Duluth Folk School! Painter Alexa Carson and photographer Riah Beth will share their recent work in a show that captures the beauty and value of our environment and its inhabitants. Enjoy live music by Sonja Bjordahl of Feeding Leroy, complementary glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres, Continue reading

Make Your Own Snowshoes

Make Your Own Snowshoes at the Duluth Folk School

  • Make Your Own Snowshoes (Day 1 of 2)
    February 2, 2019
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Make Your Own Snowshoes (Day 2 of 2)
    February 3, 2019
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Winter in the great North Woods can be magic – quietly trekking through deep snow on your very own handcrafted wooden snowshoes. In this class you will use a locally made kit with black ash frames and black polyester lacing, to weave your own pair of traditional snowshoes. The black ash frames are flexible and Continue reading

Make Your Own Foraged Tea!

Make Your Own Tea

  • February 2, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Learn how to make tea from ingredients you can collect from foraging in nature, and from your garden. Raspberry leaf tea, mint, and lemon balm, marigold flowers, sumac, coneflower/echinacea, rose hips and more! Registration Includes You will go home with the knowledge of how to collect, dry and make individual tea bags. You’ll go home Continue reading