Teach & Learn Northwoods Skills & Crafts in Ely, Minnesota

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Welcome to Ely Folk School!

From ethnic cooking classes to basket weaving, jewelry making, furniture building, photography, fabric arts, writing, painting and other arts, stained glass making, gardening, sustainable living, herbs and health, foraging, canoeing and canoe building, dances and music, there are classes for most every interest at Ely Folk School, conveniently located at the top of the hill in downtown Ely, Minnesota.

Welcome, and scroll down to see our class offerings!

Upcoming Classes

Watch for upcoming classes and events. Click on the pic for more information and/or to register.  Click here to see in calendar format.

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Your financial support enables us to continue to offer memorable learning experiences that celebrate our Northwoods heritage, art, craft, and culture. Please click “Donate” to give a one-time or ongoing donation.

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