April 12th @ 5 PM
Basic orthography (alphabet, sounds, letter combinations, basic words) - how to read and write basic Smith Francis orthography.
April 13th @ 5 PM
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Adult Class Registration Fee: $35 per class, or $50 for both.
Children's Class Registration Fee: $20 per family
*Registration fees are waived for individuals who self-identify as Indigenous. Fees help to cover Festival operating costs.
Shane Snook: Certified by Grenfell as a basic orthography teacher, Shane has been learning the language for roughly 5 years. He is an office administration student who has been working to produce learning materials in his spare time. Presently, Shane volunteers regularly with several cultural groups and teaching language basics in his community.
Marcella Williams: Certified by Grenfell as a basic orthography teacher, Marcella has been working teaching language with No'kmaq Village for roughly 4 years and was one of the first to begin learning the language locally roughly 8 years ago. She is a trained multi-media artist and volunteers her time with several cultural groups and language groups.