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2017-11-17 Winterer's Gathering & Arctic Film Festival
Single 08:00AM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Celebrate the crafts, customs, landscape, history and stories of winter travel and traditional life ways in the North. Featuring winter-centric cou...

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2017-11-18 Great Gear and Ski Swap
Single 10:30AM - 11:30AM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

The Gear & Ski Swap features cross-country and alpine ski equipment, tents, skates, sleeping bags and pads, knit sweaters, stoves, and more. Pa...

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2017-10-30 Lunch and Learn with woodcarver, Harley Refsal
Single 12:00PM - 01:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Monday, October 30 • noon • Blue Building on the North House campus Lunch and Learn with Harley Refsal Resident guest instructor Harley Refsal ...

Free

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2017-10-29 Presentation with woodturner, Jarrod Dahl
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Sunday, October 29 • 7:00 p.m. • Blue Building on the North House campus “Turning in Boräs, Sweden, Past and Present” with Jarrod Dahl Instructor...

Free

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2017-10-28 Presentation with Swedish woodturner, Stefan Nordgaard
Single 07:30PM - 09:30PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Saturday, October 28 • 7:30 p.m. • Blue Building on the North House campus As the World Turns Featured Presentation with guest instructor Stefan...

Free

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2017-10-27 Film Screening at North House: Selections from "Hands"
Single 07:30PM - 09:30PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Friday, October 27 • 7:30 p.m. Traditional Craft Film Screening: Selections from “Hands” We’ll screen a few short documentaries on traditional Ir...

Free

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2017-10-27 Wood Turning Demo w/ Stefan Nordgaard
Single 12:00PM - 02:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Friday, October 27 • noon - 2:00 p.m. Location: North House Folk School Red Building Lunch and Learn: Wood Turning Demonstration with Stefan Nor...

Free

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2017-10-20 Woodcarving Demonstration with Harley Refsal
Weekly Starting on: 2017-10-20 Ending on: 2017-10-21 09:00AM - 04:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Harley is the Fall Resident Instructor at North House, and will be offering a variety of opportunities to share his skill and passion with the Cook...

Free

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2017-11-09 The Leather Mystery Braid Handle or Cuff
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

This skill share is part of the Fall Series Community Programs at North House Folk School. The Leather Mystery Braid Handle or Cuff November ...

Free

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2017-11-02 Weaving with Birch Bark
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

This skill share is part of the Fall Series Community Programs at North House Folk School. November 2 from 7 - 9pm All Ages (14 and up must bri...

$5

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2017-10-26 Get Whittling
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

This skill share is part of the Fall Series Community Programs at North House Folk School. October 26 from 7 - 9pm All Ages (14 and up must br...

Free

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2017-10-17 Open Woodcarving Night
Weekly Starting on: 2017-10-17 Ending on: 2017-10-31 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

This skill share is part of the Fall Series Community Programs at North House Folk School. Tuesdays; October 17, 24, and 31 from 7 - 9pm All Ag...

Free

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2017-10-18 Build a Post and Rung Stool
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

This multi-week course is part of the Fall Series Community Programs at North House Folk School. Wednesdays: October 18, 25, and November 1 from...

$50

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2017-09-15 Unplugged XVI
Weekly Starting on: 2017-09-15 Ending on: 2017-09-16 12:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Celebrate community, music, craft, and storytelling along the lakeshore at our classic Fall fundraiser. Kevin Kling, Prudence Johnson, Dan Choinard...

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2017-07-13 Fiber demos at North House Folk School
Weekly Starting on: 2017-07-13 Ending on: 2017-07-16 10:00AM - 04:00AM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Stop by North House Folk School this weekend to see fiber demos and to try your hand at the penny rug making process! Northwoods Fiber Guild wil...

free

2017-09-09 Carve a Coat Hook
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Jon Strom, for a mini-course on Saturday,September 9th. Stop on by and learn how to craft a carved wooden...

$5

2017-08-31 Felt Finger Puppets
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Elise Kyllo, for a mini-course on Saturday, September 2nd .Stop on by and learn how to craft a finger pup...

$8

2017-08-26 Craft a Cobweb Broom
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Marybeth Garmoe, for a mini-course on Saturday, August 26th.Stop on by and learn how to craft a cobweb br...

$10

2017-08-12 Hooked on Carving: Coat Hook
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Angela Robbins, for a mini-course on Saturday, August 12th. Learn how to carve a beautiful coat hook! ...

$8

2017-08-05 Plait A Mini Black Ash Basket
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, April Stone, for a mini-course on Saturday, August 5th.Stop on by and learn how to weave a miniature blac...

$10

2017-07-29 Carve Camp Toys
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Kyle Lindy Lind, for a live demo Thursday- Sunday. Kyle will be teaching a mini-course on Saturday, J...

$10

2017-07-22 Make Your Own Mini Net
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Mercedes Tuma Hansen, from Thursday-Sunday for a live demo. On Thursday, July 20, there will be a mini ...

$5

2017-07-08 Blacksmith a Decorative Roasting Fork
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Cody Myer, for a mini-course on Saturday, July 8th. Learn how to forge a roasting fork for all your summe...

$10

2017-07-01 Intro to Spinning on the Spinning Wheel
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Allen Holzhueter , for a mini-course on Saturday, July 1. You will have the chance to learn how to use a ...

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2017-06-24 Carve a Kitchen Utensil
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join this week's Instructor-in-Residence, Kerry Lambertson, for a mini-course on Saturday, June 24. You will use a shaving horse and drawknives to ...

$20 per person plus $10 material fee

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2017-06-23 Timber Raising: A Crash Course in the Craft
Weekly Starting on: 2017-06-23 Ending on: 2017-09-29 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Must be pre-registered by 9am on the Friday of class. Participate in an old-fashioned barn raising, working as a group to assemble an 8x8 timber...

Free

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2017-06-22 Intro to Wood-fired Baking
Weekly Starting on: 2017-06-22 Ending on: 2017-09-28 02:00PM - 04:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Explore a variety of styles of the flatbread as we bake our creations in the harbor-side wood-fired masonry oven. Recipes will be shared, processes...

$20 per person

2017-06-12 Birch, Cedar, Ash: A Canoe in 6 Days
Weekly Starting on: 2017-06-12 Ending on: 2017-06-17 09:00AM - 05:00AM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Birch, Cedar, Ash: A Canoe in 6 Days Daily Drop In, 5pm, Monday-Saturday, June 12-17 at North House Folk School We're building a birch bark...

free

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2017-06-18 SUNDAY at the Wooden Boat Show & Summer Solstice Festival
Single 09:00AM - 02:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Rows of hand-made and unique watercraft, a boat parade, craft demonstrations, an evening square dance, boat and tool auction, chili and brats...the...

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2017-06-17 SATURDAY at the Wooden Boat Show & Summer Solstice Festival
Single 09:00AM - 10:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Rows of hand-made and unique watercraft, a boat parade, craft demonstrations, an evening square dance, boat and tool auction, chili and brats...the...

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2017-06-16 FRIDAY at the Wooden Boat Show & Summer Solstice Festival
Single 09:00AM - 10:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Rows of hand-made and unique watercraft, a boat parade, craft demonstrations, an evening square dance, boat and tool auction, chili and brats...the...

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2017-04-27 Volunteer Opportunity: Mailing Party at North House Folk School
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Join us to help stuff and mail envelopes for our spring fundraising appeal. All hands on deck as we sort and stuff envelopes- an important effort f...

Free

2017-06-03 Minnesota’s Changing Climate with Paul Huttner, Dr. Jay Austin, & Dr. Lee Froelich
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

From extended January thaws to July heatwaves to once in a lifetime storms seemingly every other weekend, there’s plenty of evidence that our Minne...

FREE

2017-06-03 CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER : Bird Banding at Sweetheart’s Bluff with USFS Biologist and Master Bander Dave Grosshuesch
Single 07:00AM - 10:00AM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Free Family Friendly event! Have you ever wondered where the saying “a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush” comes from? If so, please join...

Free

2017-06-02 Minnesota’s Common Loons with Kevin Woizeschke
Single 07:00PM - 09:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

The mysterious call of the loon is a sure sign of summer in the north. Non-game Biologist Kevin Woizeschke will discuss the lives and habitat of th...

Free

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2017-05-03 Home School Day at North House Folk School
Single 09:30AM - 03:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Home School families are invited to join us at North House Folk School for a day of learning together! There are class sessions for kids to explore...

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2017-04-13 Volunteer Opportunity: Mailing Party at North House
Single 10:00AM - 12:00PM , North House Folk School - Grand Marais, MN

Help us send out the good word about new North House classes! We’ve got a few hundred NEW catalogs to seal, stamp and sort so we’ll be hosting a br...

Free