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Lakota Language Series I


  • Outside Now 1130 Napa Avenue Morro Bay, CA, 93442 (map)

INTRODUCTION TO LAKȞÓTIYAPI  (LAKOTA LANGUAGE)

with Outside Now Mentor Grant Chase

Series I & II Course Content

Learning another language gives us insight into a culture and the world view of those who speak it, which brings us to a deeper knowledge of and respect for other cultures. We will receive and practice:

  • the Lakota sound system and simple grammar

  • basic Lakota vocabulary, phrases, introductions

  • orthography (how Lakota is written)

  • extended resources for continued language learning


Enrollment Details

Fee:    $75/person & $125/family (up to 4 people)*  

Date:  Thursdays–10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/01 (Series I)

Time:  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

When you land on the Payment Page, scroll down to Pay Tuition Now and choose Lakota Language Session I from the drop-down menu.  If you are paying for a family, please indicate how many will be in your family group along with your name in the Participant's Name box.

Example: Jones Family (4)

*Practice workbook available for $ 15.

There is some reading involved, although accommodations will be made for "youngers" who come with their families. We all learn language first as an oral tradition! Class is limited to 30 participants. Course fee is nonrefundable.