Language is at the heart of the culture of any group of people. As a cultural organization, the promotion and continued development of Igbo language is  a very important program of the Igbo Cultural Association of Calgary. The Association's School of Igbo Education and Culture was established in 2005 with the objective of providing language and cultural education for children/youth, corporations and other members of the community who are interested in learning Igbo language.

Our Classes:  Classes are held every other Saturday from 11 am to 1:00 pm, at the Nigerian-Canadian Community Hall.

The School year runs from September to June. Classes for the 2009-2010 academic year will be held on  September 5, September 19, October 3,  October 17, October 31, November 14, November 28, December 12, January 9, January 23, February 6, February 20, March 6, March 20, April 3, April 17, May 1, May 15, May 29, June 12, June 26.

Our Fees:    Free

Our Teachers:   School Administrator is Mrs. Augustina Anowai or call 403-455-4522

 

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Lesson 1a:

Alphabets

Lesson 1b:

Alphabets (cont)

Lesson 2: Greetings

Lesson 3:

Conceptualization in Igbo

Lesson 4:

Verbals

Lesson 5:

Verbals II

Lesson 6:

Auxiliaries in Igbo

Lesson 7:

The Uses of "Na"

Lesson 8:

Terminologies in

Igbo Studies

Lesson 9:

The Uses of "Ka"

Lesson 10:

Part of the Human Body

Lesson 13a:

Greetings

Lesson 13b:

Greetings (cont)