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New Books Available! 

Download interactive books from the App Store onto your iPad, iPhone, iPod, or Android device. To find these books search "Alutiiq" or "Native Village of Afognak" wherever you find your apps. Or click here to see the PDF versions. 



Dictionary Flash Card

Featured Alutiiq word is


Meaning: snow (on ground)

The featured word is made possible through an Alaska Humanities Forum grant and Afognak Native Corporation

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Immersion Campout

Summer is almost here, which means it is time for our annual immersion campout! 

Watch Facebook for details about where and when this years campout will take place.

Immersion campout is an opportunity to meet other learners, and spend focused time learning something new in Alutiiq, or sharing something that you already know with another learner.

We hope to see you there! We are excited to share language, time, and laughs with one another.

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The birds are singing, the sun has returned along with the salmon, and the land is finally turning from brown to green. Summer is the perfect time to grab a good book and read, especially if it is a book about summer. Click here to find the book Kiagumuuq! under our resources tab. The book was written by Candace Branson, and illustrated by David Tucker. 

Or, search "Alutiiq" or "Native Village of Afognak" wherever you find your apps to download an interactive version on your iPhone, iPad, or Android device. 

www.alutiiqlanguage.org is coordinated by Native Village of Afognak with support from the Alaska Humanities Forum, Administration for Native Americans, Native Village of Port Lions, Afognak Native Corporation, Koniag, and the Alutiiq Museum.