Folk School Sessions

YOUTH STRING BAND:

Kids from 5th through 12th grades come together once each week to play folk tunes on stringed instruments. Some level of experience is required – contact us for details.
$100 per participant, per 6-week session.
Siblings registering for the same session get a 10% discount!

INSTRUMENT SESSIONS FOR INDIVIDUALS:

Participants of any age receive instruction and inspiration in violin/fiddle, banjo, mandolin or Appalachian dulcimer, once each week.
$175 per participant, per 6-week session
Family members registering for the same 6-week session get a 10% discount!

ART & SARCASM:

Group sessions for up to 10 people with local artist (and sarcasm expert), Alfredo Escobar… who also happens to live and work at Happiness Hills. Participants will use acrylic paint to illustrate part of their life story, interacting with each other to discover what each story has in common with others’, culminating in a work of art that is both individual and collective.
$50 per participant, per 3-hour session (all art supplies are included)
Groups booking this session can specify a charitable organization which will receive a donation from Happiness Hills of $5/participant after the session

LEARNING FOR LIFE:

Participants 18 years and older experience learning in community through a 10-week residential experience at Happiness Hills. See our Learning for Life page for more details

Click here for a history and explanation of Folk Schools in general (note: clicking will create a new tab and take you outside this website)