Folk School at Folklore Village
2021 calendar of Folk School classes:
Please note: Due to COVID-19, in-person classes may need to pivot to an online offering where appropriate; be postponed, or be cancelled. Online programming noted.
June 10: Exploring Dance Piano Styles with Amy McFarland: Session I “The Basics” (online, via Zoom)
Just for Kids! June 12: Theater Games for Kids! with Johanna Gorman-Baer (online, via Zoom) Scholarships available!
June 13: Fresh-Caught Songs with Sarina Partridge (online, via Zoom)
July 8: Exploring Dance Piano Styles with Amy McFarland: Session II: Couple Dances (online, via Zoom)
July 9, 10, & 11: Woven Mohair Saddle Cinches, Guitar Straps and Hat Bands with Pop Wagner
Just for Kids! July 10: Self Portraits: Telling your Story Through Art with Judy Robb
July 10: Knit Wire Jewelry with Johanna Gorman Baer (online, via Zoom)
August 12: Exploring Dance Piano Styles with Amy McFarland – Session III: Contras and Squares (online, via Zoom)
August 14: Beginning Chair Caning with Mary Jo Harris
Just for Kids! August 14: Story Quilts with Judy Robb
August 14 & 15: Build a Small Harp in a Weekend with Alice Margerum *Excellent intergenerational opportunity!
September 9: Exploring Dance Piano Styles with Amy McFarland – Session IV: Irish, Scottish & Canadian Dances (online, via Zoom)
September 10, 11 & 12: Mountain Dulcimer Construction with John C. Van Orman
September 11: Blacksmithing with Greg Winz *Excellent intergenerational opportunity!
September 11: Which Chord When? with Amy McFarland and Roger Diggle
September 11: A Day of Painting at Folklore Village with Judy Robb
September 11 & 12: You Can Ukulele, Too! with Martha Tyner (2-day option)
September 11 & 12: Songwriting Retreat with Marie Clement and Davey Harrison
October 7: Exploring Dance Piano Styles with Amy McFarland – Session V: English Country Dance (online, via Zoom)
October 7, 8, 9 & 10: Making and Playing a Finnish Kantele with John C. Van Orman
October 8: Ink and Wash (only) with Lois Mueller
October 8, 9 & 10: Ink & Wash with Rosemaling with Lois Mueller
November 13: Knit a Christmas Stocking with Mary Jo Harris
*Please note: All times listed are U.S. Central Time.
The Folklore Village Board of Directors has approved a COVID-19 Safety Plan, and will make decisions on individual events on an ongoing basis.
Expectations for individual visiting our campus: please click HERE
To see the complete plan, please click HERE.