The Finnish American Folk School has released its May 2022 newsletter! Established by the Finnish American Heritage Center and led by Phyllis Fredendall and Clare Zuraw, the Finnish American Folk School exists to ensure that Finnish-American folk traditions exist for centuries to come.
The month of June will be a busy one at the FAFS. We hope you’ll be able to join us to learn wheel throwing, sock knitting, or singing and to celebrate midsummer during our annual Juhannus festival.
Tuesdays + Thursdays, June 7-30, 6 – 8 p.m. – Beginning / Intermediate Wheel Throwing with Kenyon Hansen
June 11 + 18, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Sock Knitting with Clare Zuraw
June 22, 7 p.m. – Folk School at Midsummer Opening Reception at Finlandia University Gallery
June 24, 7:30 p.m. – Juhannus Dance with Sara Pajunen + Thimbleberry Band
June 25, 10 a.m. -12 p.m. – Folk School Demonstrations on Quincy Green
June 25, 1 – 3 p.m. – Song Workshop with Sara Pajunen
To learn more about each event and Juhannus 2022, click the link below!
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