Welcome to The Folk School of Fairbanks

 

Become a Member!

Members are individuals who support our mission and contribute to The Folk School.

Your membership contributions support the ongoing operations of The Folk School, the development of new programming, and helps us keep the cost of classes as low as possible.

Note: Memberships are solicited annually.

Membership Rates per Year (the minimum donation to qualify as a member – larger donations are always welcome!):

  • $20 Student & Active Duty Military Personnel
  • $35 Individual
  • $50 Family

Sustaining Donor:

You may also choose to take the next step and become a sustaining donor. In addition to their initial membership fee, sustaining donors donate an amount of their choosing each month. To become a sustaining donor, indicate this choice on the membership form below and then click on the Subscribe button on the Payment Options page to set up your recurring payment.

 All members are eligible for the following benefits:

  • special member rate on all of our classes; and,
  • a subscription to our monthly e-newsletter and annual report.

*As a 501 (c) 3 organization, your donations to the Folk School are tax-deductible.

To become a Folk School Member:

Please fill out the membership form below and click on the “Submit” button. This will take you to Payment Options page, where you can make your donation through PayPal (or you may send a check by mail).


 


 

In addition, please consider linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to the Folk School. This isn’t required for membership of course, but is another great way to feel good about helping The Folk School succeed! (This does not affect your own Fred Meyer points.) Click here to learn more.

You can also link your Amazon Smile account to The Folk School and support us while shopping online!

We appreciate your support!!

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Upcoming Events

Oct
24
Tue
1:00 pm Beginning Sewing/Quilting for Teens
Beginning Sewing/Quilting for Teens
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Beginning Sewing/Quilting for Teens @  Beret's Studio on Gaffney Road | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Beginning Sewing/Quilting for Teens (4 session course) Instructor: Beret Nelson   Calling all homeschool teens, 12-18ish! Have you been wanting to learn more about sewing and quilting? In this class you will learn the basics[...]
Oct
26
Thu
6:00 pm Principles of Woodworking
Principles of Woodworking
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Principles of Woodworking @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Principles of Woodworking – ongoing class Instructor: John Manthei   This is an ongoing program in which we explore all aspects of woodworking from the most elementary to extremely complex. The idea is to try[...]
Nov
2
Thu
6:00 pm Principles of Woodworking
Principles of Woodworking
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Principles of Woodworking @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Principles of Woodworking – ongoing class Instructor: John Manthei   This is an ongoing program in which we explore all aspects of woodworking from the most elementary to extremely complex. The idea is to try[...]
Nov
3
Fri
6:30 pm Noel Wien Library First Friday!
Noel Wien Library First Friday!
Nov 3 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Noel Wien Library First Friday! @ Noel Wien Public Library | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
The Folk School will be at the Noel Wien Library’s 40th Anniversary First Friday Birthday Bash! The Fairbanks North Star Borough Public Libraries are celebrating 40 years of library service and will be holding a[...]
Nov
4
Sat
10:00 am Knife Sharpening
Knife Sharpening
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Knife Sharpening @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Knife Sharpening Instructor:  Brian Sprague Knife sharpening is simply a metal polishing process, and by knowing what to look, listen, and feel for, anyone can efficiently develop a razor-sharp edge, whether it be on a[...]
Nov
7
Tue
6:00 pm Beginning Poetry Workshop
Beginning Poetry Workshop
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Beginning Poetry Workshop @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Beginning Poetry Workshop (3 session course) Instructor: Rachel Andrea Elmer Have you ever had a beautiful moment in time you wished you could capture? Have you ever wished to express an intense emotion in a[...]