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General News · 25th November 2018
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
REGISTER NOW for any or all classes in The one-week Holiday Handwork Series: Tuesday December 4th through Friday 7th
Each day in this one-week series will result with a final “product” to keep or give as a gift. Learn to make a simple book, create a simple salve, cross-stitch an ornament, and knit a simple gift. Bring your own relevant materials if you have them. If you don’t, no worries: we will have extras on hand. All ages & abilities welcome (space limited for most though)!! (Master hand-workers encouraged to come help w/ or w/out registration!)

Tuesday, December 4th: Make a handmade original book with book-lover Patricia LeRoux. Max 12. This will fill-up fast. Register today.
Wednesday, December 5th: Make an herbal salve w/ home herbalist Catriona Vega. Register today!
Thursday, December 6th: Cross-stitch an ornament/with Helene Racine postmistress and hand-worker extraordinaire. Registrations encouraged.
Friday, December 7th: Knit a simple gift with happy knitter Karen Hansen. Registration encouraged.

Classes are by $5 donation each (or free if you are a Folk U Class Pass holder. Support folk education for $50 and snack and learn every week for free.)

Folk University for the curious folks of Cortes.

Folk U is in session every Friday at 1 p.m. at the Linnaea Education Centre. Come during your lunch hour, bring a brown bag lunch: snacks & inspiration provided. Get the schedule & learn more at