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John C. Campbell Folk School

John C. Campbell Folk School provides experiences in non-competitive learning and community life that are joyful and enlivening. Located in scenic Brasstown, North Carolina, the Folk School offers year-round weeklong and weekend classes for adults in craft, art, music, dance, cooking, gardening, nature studies, photography and writing.

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What's happening this week:  

August 21 – 27, 2016



Classes

Basketry ~ Extraordinary Painted Paper Baskets with instructor Nancy Hinds

Clay ~ Throw Pots in One Day with instructor Mike Lalone

Jewelry ~ Adventures in Silver Clay with instructor Pam East

Music ~ Beginning Hammered Dulcimer with instructor Anne Lough

Painting, Mixed Media ~ Hot Was (Encaustic) with instructor Kat Fitzpatrick

Photography ~ Seeing with Quiet Eyes with instructor Catherine Anderson

Weaving ~ Weaving your Coverlet with instructor Beth Ross Johnson

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Activities

MONDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk(Meet in the coffee room in Keith House)
7:45 A.M. Morningsong & History of the Folk School with Jan Davidson
4:45 P.M. Campus Tour with Nick Kelischek
7:00 P.M. David Brose & Friends in the Keith House Community Room

TUESDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with David Vowell
4:45 P.M. Off Campus Tour to Valley River Brewery for Tour and Tasting
4:45 P.M. Yoga in the Keith House
7:00 P.M. Contra, Circle & Square Dances in Keith House. No Experience Needed!
8:00 P.M. Showing of “Sing Behind the Plow”

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FOLK SCHOOL FALL FESTIVAL 2016
October 1 - October 2, 2016

Golden fall sunlight and brightly colored leaves provide a scenic backdrop for the John C. Campbell Folk School's Fall Festival. This treasured annual celebration of Appalachian culture, held on the Folk School's Brasstown, North Carolina campus, heralds its 42nd anniversary in October.


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Request a 2016 - 2017 Catalog!
Our new catalog is here. Registration is open for classes from July 2016 through June 2017. Request a Catalog here or view the current eCatalog now. You can also search and register for all classes here on our website. Begin by clicking on the Find A Class button.

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1-800.FOLK.SCH (365.5724)
828.837.2775 • (fax) 828.837.8637
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John C. Campbell Folk School
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902


Office Hours:
Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST

Craft Shop and History Center Hours:
Mon. - Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST
Sun. 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST

John C. Campbell Folk School is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

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