Unplugged & Birch Bark Bash

Unplugged and Birch Bark Bash at North House Folk School

Unplugged and Birch Bark Bash North House Folk School  Celebrate community, music, craft and storytelling along the lakeshore at North House’s classic fall celebration. It will be an unforgettable evening of performances. We hope you can join us! This engaging weekend also includes our Folk Artisan Marketplace, speaker series, Points North Auction, workshops, coursework and… Read more »

Contra Dance

Kick up your heels at a friendly community contra dance. There will be live music and a caller to teach you, no experience needed. Easier, more family friendly dances will be featured at the start of the night. Come alone or bring a friend, and warm up on a cold winter night! Location: Blue Building;… Read more »

Open Studio Night at Artisan Development Program Studios

Drop by the Artisan Development Program studios at Betsy Bowen Gallery and Studios building, 301 1st Ave W. in Grand Marais, from 6:30 – 8:30pm, to meet North House Folk School’s Resident Artisans, see some of their current works-in-progress, and enjoy light refreshments. The Artisan Development Program is a two-year professional development and residency program… Read more »

Open Studio Night at Artisan Development Program Studios

Drop by the Artisan Development Program studios at Betsy Bowen Gallery and Studios building, 301 1st Ave W. in Grand Marais, from 6:30 – 8:30pm, to meet North House Folk School’s Resident Artisans, see some of their current works-in-progress, and enjoy light refreshments. The Artisan Development Program is a two-year professional development and residency program… Read more »

Skill share night: Shaving Horses

Join instructor Rose Holdorf to learn about the amazing woodworking tool: shaving horses. Explore how shaving horses are made, their uses, and get to try out using several shaving horses as you dream up woodworking projects.Location: Boat Barn, FREE!

Film Series: KONELĪNE: Our Land Beautiful

What better way to spend a dark winter evening than kicking back and watching a movie with friends? Join us at North House for these free film screenings. All films play at 6:30pm in the Blue Building. We’ll provide popcorn – bring your own beverages and snacks if desired. On Thursday, March 19th, join us… Read more »

Contra Dance

Kick up your heels at a friendly community contra dance. There will be live music and a caller to teach you, no experience needed. Easier, more family friendly dances will be featured at the start of the night. Come alone or bring a friend, and warm up on a cold winter night! Location: Blue Building;… Read more »

Wood Week Open Carving Night

March 5th, 7:00 pm: Wood Week Open Carving Night. As a special perk of Wood Week, North House will be open for students and community members to carve away the evenings. Bring a half-finished spoon and some stories to share. Note: some hand tools will be available for use, but folks are encouraged to bring… Read more »

Open Studio Night at Artisan Development Program Studios

Drop by the Artisan Development Program studios at Betsy Bowen Gallery and Studios building, 301 1st Ave W. in Grand Marais, from 6:30 – 8:30pm, to meet North House Folk School’s Resident Artisans, see some of their current works-in-progress, and enjoy light refreshments. The Artisan Development Program is a two-year professional development and residency program… Read more »

Brown Bag Lunch Series: Woodturning with Marybeth Garmoe

Lunch and learn! Bring your own bag lunch and join us for our Brown Bag Lunch Series, learning about a different craft each time. All sessions are free and are from 12 – 1pm. Join woodturning instructor Marybeth Garmoe to learn more about this exciting area of craft. Marybeth will share about some of her… Read more »

Free Events During Fiber Week at North House!

Blue Building, North House Campus Free, no registration required Saturday, February 15, 7:00 pm | Presentation: 3 Years Weaving at Säterglätan Craft School During the Fiber Week, North House will be hosting an exchange student from our sister school Dalarna, Sweden. Third year student Susanna Ayton will give a short presentation about her weaving study… Read more »