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The Folk School is fertile ground for curious minds and active hands. Join in, take classes, learn new skills, hone old skills, share stories, expand horizons, have fun and become part of an exciting community.

Savor Wild Alaska Week is the week of Aug. 28th – Sept. 3rd. Check the calendar for classes and events!

 

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Upcoming Events

Aug
25
Thu
5:00 pm Private Event
Private Event
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Private Event   This event is not open to the public. If you would like to rent the Folk School space for a private party or event, please contact us at info@thefolkschoolfairbanks.org or 907-451-0445!
Aug
27
Sat
12:00 pm Private Event
Private Event
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Private Event   This event is not open to the public. If you would like to rent the Folk School space for a private party or event, please contact us at info@thefolkschoolfairbanks.org or 907-451-0445!
Aug
28
Sun
all-day Savor Wild Alaska Week
Savor Wild Alaska Week
Aug 28 – Sep 3 all-day
Savor Wild Alaska Week @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Savor Wild Alaska Week! August 28 – September 3, 2016 Check back for exciting classes in the theme of enjoying Alaska’s natural bounty! If you have an idea for a class you would like to[...]
Aug
29
Mon
6:00 pm How to make Summer Wine
How to make Summer Wine
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
How to make Summer Wine @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
How to make Summer Wine Instructor: Julie Novak Learn how to make wine and/or mead out of all those berries you have been picking! In this class we will learn about the equipment needed for[...]
Aug
30
Tue
3:00 pm The Art of Essay Writing
The Art of Essay Writing
Aug 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Art of Essay Writing @ Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
The Art of Essay Writing – (semester-long course) Instructor: Lucia Zaczkowski This is a semester-long class for high school students who want to become better non-fiction writers. We will write essays that have clarity, power,[...]
5:00 pm Savoring Highbush Cranberries
Savoring Highbush Cranberries
Aug 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Savoring Highbush Cranberries @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Savoring Highbush Cranberries Instructor: Natalie Schuldt Highbush Cranberries, or vibernum edule, are a shrub that is plentiful in the Interior. Because of their large inedible seeds and musty odor, they aren’t as popular as wild[...]