Workshops are a great way to provide community service to the community! If you or you know someone, who has a particular skill or interesting topic to present to the community, please fill out a Ramsdell Work Shop Proposal and submit to for consideration.

If you plan on attending a workshop, please sign and bring with you this RELEASE OF LIABILITY. Please also fill out the workshop form so we know you’re coming!

Future Workshops:

  • Jennifer Strauss: Active Storytelling
  • Francis Townsend: Tie-Dye
  • Laura Beyer: Book Binding Class
  • Rose Fosdick: Magic Beads, Origami, and more!

Past Workshops:

  • Miriam Epskamp: Pysanky – The Art of Ukranian Egg Decorating
  • Ellis Paul: Songwriting Workshop

Tours of the historic Ramsdell are available by appointment only. Group and private tours are $5 a person. Please call 231-398-9770 to book your tour!

General Information:

  • Guided group and private tours available (call in advance)
  • Learn about the Ramsdell family
  • Learn about the major figures who launched their careers at the Ramsdell
  • Learn the secrets of “theatre magic”


“…now when I come to see a performance at the Ramsdell, I will see it in a whole new way – I’d look for things I never thought of before”