Laughter And Learning At The Lakota Language Bowl

Dec 23, 2014

The Lakota Nation Invitational concluded last week.  It’s one of the biggest events of the year in Rapid City featuring 2,500 students from schools across the region competing in everything from basketball to an art show.

Philomine Lakota is a co-organizer of the Lakota Language Bowl at the Lakota nation Invitational and a Lakota language teacher at Red Cloud High School.
Credit Red Cloud Indian School /

LNI also incudes a Lakota Language Knowledge Bowl.  Organizers say it makes preserving the language fun for kids.

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