The Community Schools program (founded in 1975) is a partnership between the City of Soldotna, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, community members, and our excellent community educators. Through the Community Schools program, residents and visitors alike can gain access to athletic and sports events, cultural and historical education, self-reliance knowledge, and FUN classes for folks of all ages!
For questions, comments, or to form a class and become an instructor yourself, contact Joel Todd at our Parks & Recreation Department.
Current Class Brochure
Soldotna Regional Sports Complex
538 Arena Avenue
Soldotna, AK 99669
- Date: 03/30/2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Location: Soldotna Prep School
426 W. Redoubt
Soldotna, Alaska 99669
Students will learn how a spinning wheel works and basic maintenance techniques. Learn to spin single ply yarn and basic 2 ply. Instructor will provide a variety of fibers, including different types of wool, silk, cashmere and alpaca for participants to try spinning. Learn how to spin from raw fleece including how to skirt the fleece, pick it, card it and practice spinning in the grease.
Instructor: Lee Coray-Ludden
Location: Soldotna Prep School
426 W. Redoubt, Soldotna
Fee: $125 includes all supplies and materials.
Dates: March 23rd to April 13th
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Ages: Adult & Teen
*Space is limited. Please preregister.