Due to the great success and excitement of last year’s Birch Bark Canoe Project, Ely Folk School is proud to announce the 2017 project schedule.

Anyone who is interested can participate in the Tuesday and Wednesday evening gatherings April 11 through August 23 from 5-9 p.m.

Your first visit is free, and then a $10 fee allows you admission to any or all of the subsequent nights. The following classes, associated with the Birch Bark Canoe Project, are also available, each date has a tuition fee of $40.

Field Harvest Classes

Look for us and our canoes at these events:

The Birch Bark Canoe Project is made possible in part by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council, thanks to appropriations from the Minnesota State Legislature’s general and arts and cultural heritage funds.