Upcoming Classes

2017 Classes

* Please note that the Porkies Folk School is in the Eastern time zone. All class times are Eastern time.

* Some class instructor fees have been sponsored to keep our prices down for our students.



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Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 9:00 a.m.–noon ET

Celebrating Lake Superior through Memoir

Felicia Schneiderhan

$20 Class Fee +  $0 Materials Cost = $20 Total Fee

Registration Deadline is Tuesday, July 11, 2017

img_0397-version-3Explore a wide variety of memoir forms as Lake Superior Magazine writer Felicia Schneiderhan guides you through a series of activities, and begin your own Lake Superior memoir piece. Beginning and advanced memoir-writers are welcome!

30 spaces available; 5 students needed to hold the class

  Questions? Call 906-884-7663 or e-mail

When registering, please include your complete name, mailing address, phone number and email address.

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Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Weave a Willow Tension Tray and Suet Holder for Birds

Poppy Hatinger

$20 Class Fee +  $10 Materials Cost = $30 Total Fee

Registration Deadline is Saturday, August 5, 2017

(This date is firm because the willow needs to be soaked for a week before it is used.)

IMG_20150805_21Popp5455Construct a tension tray in the morning and a suet holder that your birds will love in the afternoon. Both projects use sustainable harvested upper peninsula willow. The instructor will lead a class discussion of willow growing and harvesting and other uses for this natural material in your home and garden.suet-feeder

 10 spaces available; 5 students needed to hold the class

  Questions? Call 906-884-7663 or e-mail

When registering, please include your complete name, mailing address, phone number and email address.

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Days, Dates and Times ET

Class Title

Instructor Name

$ Class Fee +  $ Materials Cost = $ Total Fee

Registration Deadline is date/year

Class description

 spaces available; students needed to hold the class

  Questions? Call 906-884-7663 or e-mail

When registering, please include your complete name, mailing address, phone number and email address.

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The Porcupine Mountains Folk School is sponsored in cooperation with the Porcupine Mountains State Park and the Friends of the Porkies, whose mission is to promote and enhance the use of the Porkies. The DNR is committed to the conservation, protection, management, use and enjoyment of the state’s natural resources for current and future generations.

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