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Volunteer and Service Learning Weekend

Fri, Apr 21, 2017 - Sun, Apr 23, 2017
Spring is coming! Join us as we spruce up campus for busy summer months. There are two great service learning courses to choose from as well as myriad volunteer projects…

Northern Landscapes Festival

Wed, May 31, 2017 - Sun, Jun 4, 2017
Spring is an explosion of life in the North. Discover the spring-time transformation of our dynamic and rich northern landscape through hands-on coursework out in the field. Additionally, evening and…

Wooden Boat Show and Summer Solstice Festival

Fri, Jun 16, 2017 - Sun, Jun 18, 2017
Rows of hand-made and unique watercraft, a boat parade, craft demonstrations, an evening square dance, boat and tool auction, chili and brats...there’s a bit of everything during our Wooden Boat…


Wed, Sep 13, 2017 - Mon, Sep 18, 2017
Our classic fall event, Unplugged celebrates craft and storytelling along the lakeshore. Event details coming soon.

Family Weekend

Thu, Oct 19, 2017 - Sun, Oct 22, 2017
Bring the whole family to participate in multi-generational coursework. Details coming soon.

Fresh Cut Wood Turning Symposium

Wed, Oct 25, 2017 - Sun, Oct 29, 2017
The Fresh Cut Woodturning Symposium is dedicated to exploring the dynamic and rich world of greenwood. Whether on the lathe or on the workbench, the world of greenwood is filled…

Winterer's Gathering

Fri, Nov 17, 2017 - Sun, Nov 19, 2017
Celebrate the crafts, customs, landscape, history and stories of winter travel and traditional life ways in the North. Details coming soon.

Northern Fibers Retreat

Wed, Feb 14, 2018 - Sun, Feb 18, 2018
The 2017 Northern Fibers Retreat has just finished. Please join us next year, February 14-18, 2018.

Wood Week

Wed, Feb 28, 2018 - Tue, Mar 6, 2018
Let the woodchips fly! Join us for a week devoted solely to woodworking in its many forms. We have expanded the schedule this year, allowing for more course offerings, from…