May 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Nicholas WazeeGale  //  Foraging is a great way to move beyond mere observation into participation in the Natural World. This course is designed to give the student first hand experience and[...]
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructors: Josie & Jacob Hundt  //  If you don’t know what you are doing in the kitchen, it is never too early to learn. In this class for kids between the ages[...]
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Driftless Folk School Campus
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Martha Buche  //  Shape a flat copper disk into a shallow vessel using fire and stones, just as the indigenous peoples of the Great Lakes crafted them for centuries. Work the[...]
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – May 20 @ 2:00 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Theresa Stabo & John Motoviloff  //  Fishing for DinnerWisconsin waters are teeming with hungry fish. Learn how to prepare one you’ve just landed for a tasty, healthy meal, harvested from waters[...]
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Kristen Martinek  //  Learn the basics of crafting your own vegetable-based soap in this hands-on course that will yield a batch of soap for each student to take home (each batch[...]
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Viola, WI
Click here to register  //  Instructor: Steve Carrow  //  Solar dehydrating is one of the most energy efficient ways to preserve food. We will begin with an introduction on solar dehydrating principles and techniques. Participants will then construct[...]
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Kristen Martinek  //  Build upon your basic soap crafting skills and discover how to create more complex soaps. In this intermediate course, Kristen will teach you how to add in colors,[...]
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Viola, WI
Click here to register. Instructor: Jon PassiAre you interested in going off-grid, with batteries and solar panels for power? Then, this class is for you. We will discuss types of batteries, how to connect and maintain[...]
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Robert Schultz  //  This three-day class is in honor of instructor Robert’s blacksmithing mentors Jim Batson and Chuck Patrick, who taught him everything he knows about knife-making. Students will begin by[...]
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Kristen Martinek  //  Now-a-days conventional body care products are produced with exhausting lists of harmful chemicals; many being ingredients we do not recognize, let alone are able to pronounce! Thankfully there[...]
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
REGISTER HERE //  Instructor: Laura Poe  //  In this class you will learn how to ferment various vegetables, making sauerkraut, pickles, and lacto-fermented condiments. We will also go over the health benefits of ferments and how[...]
Jun 29 – Jul 1 all-day
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Nicholas WazeeGale  //  This immersive experience is designed to take participants beyond standard camping into more knowledgeable and interactive realms of the outdoors. We will be out for the duration of[...]
Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Ann Ralles  //  Planting a vineyard in the Upper Midwest can seem like holding out the sweet feed for the four horses of the apocalypse! Come and share instructor Ann’s journey[...]
Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Henry Hundt  //  Learn the art, craft, and science of baking bread with a wild sourdough culture. The air around us and the skins and leaves of many plants are full[...]
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Driftless Folk School Campus
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Linda Conroy  //  Join veteran herbalist Linda Conroy for this fun and inspiring day. We will learn to identify plants around us that can help promote health and build resiliency. We[...]
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Driftless Folk School Campus
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Linda Conroy  //  Join veteran herbalist Linda Conroy for this fun, hands-on day of plant medicine. Learn to work with the plants that grow around us, first learning about their healing[...]
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Bjorn Bergman  //  What should you do with the bounty of strawberries and tomatoes from your garden? Can them! Learn the art and science of preserving the harvest using a boiling-water[...]