The Folk School (1917)

 school 09.jpg (77325 bytes)Early settlers of the colony founded a residential school in the Danish tradition of folk High Schools and fostered the concept of "learning for living," by which individuals sought to become enlightened and thoughtful citizens.  The Folk School Building stands as a testament to these values, and continues to serve as a place for fellowship and life-long learning.  Each charming dormitory style room is unique in plan and decoration.  A large kitchen and dining area provide a perfect setting for group meals and activities.  A lecture hall and several classrooms allow ample space for programming.