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OneTree Birch Bark Harvest Demonstration 6:00 pm
OneTree Birch Bark Harvest Demonstration
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
OneTree Birch Bark Harvest Demonstration @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
OneTree Birch Bark Harvest Demonstration Have you ever wondered how to harvest birch bark? Come and join us in the woods behind The Folk School for a demonstration with local expert, Mary Calmes, free of[...]
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Introduction to Spoon Carving 9:00 am
Introduction to Spoon Carving
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Introduction to Spoon Carving @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Introduction to Spoon Carving Instructor: John Manthei In this class we will carve two simple spoons, learn some basic carving techniques and their relationship to wood grain, become familiar with two wonderful tools and begin[...]
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Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration – Session 1
Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration – Session 1
Jul 10 – Jul 14 all-day
Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration - Session 1 @ The Folk School Fairbanks | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration – Session 1  (5 day course) Primary Instructors: Gillian Harwin and Reese Bullen Camp Directors: Kerri Hamos and Christine Russell Summer in Fairbanks, Alaska is a[...]
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House Concert Fundraiser at The Folk School w/ the Gulley Side Groovers 6:00 pm
House Concert Fundraiser at The Folk School w/ the Gulley Side Groovers
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
House Concert Fundraiser at The Folk School w/ the Gulley Side Groovers @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
House Concert Fundraiser at The Folk School w/ the Gulley Side Groovers Featuring Gillian Harwin! Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy live, acoustic music on the lawn – rain or shine- weather protected! Soulful jazz[...]
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Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration – Session 2
Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration – Session 2
Jul 17 – Jul 21 all-day
Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration - Session 2 @ The Folk School Fairbanks | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Summer Rhythm and Roots: A Folk School Youth Exploration – Session 2 (5 day course) Camp Directors: Kerri Hamos and Christine Russell Summer in Fairbanks, Alaska is a time when nature surges to life and[...]
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Private Event 4:00 pm
Private Event
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 12:00 am
Private Event @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
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! Visit our[...]
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Week on the River 2017 – REGISTRATION CLOSED
Week on the River 2017 – REGISTRATION CLOSED
Jul 19 – Jul 23 all-day
Week on the River 2017 - REGISTRATION CLOSED @ Tanana River | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Week on the River 2017 (5 day course) – REGISTRATION CLOSED WHO: Anyone interested in learning river-related subsistence and craft skills at a rustic Tanana River  camp.  The program is open to people ages 8 and[...]
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Private Event 5:00 pm
Private Event
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Private Event @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
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! Visit our[...]
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Bouquets! Exploring Cut Flower Varieties and Floral Design 1:30 pm
Bouquets! Exploring Cut Flower Varieties and Floral Design
Jul 31 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Bouquets! Exploring Cut Flower Varieties and Floral Design @ Calypso Farm and Ecology Center | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Bouquets! Exploring Cut Flower Varieties and Floral Design –  A collaboration between the Folk School and Calypso Farm and Ecology Center Are you an aspiring farmer or avid home gardener? Gain the skills you need[...]
Introduction to Primitive Skills in the Boreal Forest 9:00 am
Introduction to Primitive Skills in the Boreal Forest
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Introduction to Primitive Skills in the Boreal Forest @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Introduction to Primitive Skills in the Boreal Forest Instructor:  Jeff Yacevich This workshop will introduce students to the tools and skills needed to interact with their boreal forest home. Participants will learn how to use[...]
FUNdamentals of Art (for Kids) 12:00 pm
FUNdamentals of Art (for Kids)
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
FUNdamentals of Art (for Kids) @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
FUNdamentals of Art (for Kids) – 5 individual class sessions Primary Instructor:  Carly Garay    Come learn art FUNdamentals in a creative and encouraging space. We will cover the topics of inspiration, color mixing, self[...]