Talofa. Samoan Language Week 2016 will take place from 29 May to 4 June.
Here at Christchurch City Libraries we are celebrating with:
Samoan computer session Wednesday, June 1, 2016 (1PM to 2:30PM) South Library. We will look at the latest online news, music and videos online from Samoa. E mana'omia lo outou susū mai tatou fa'ailoga fa'atasi le Gagana Samoa ma fa'ata'ita'i le fa'aaogaina o le Komeputa. E a'o'aoina ai le su'eina o tala fou, musika ma nisi mea aoga mai Samoa i luga le upega tafa'ilagi (internet).
Samoan Se'evae Tosotoso (Jandal) Craft Activity Create and design your own Samoan Se'evae Tosotoso (Jandal). Participate and enjoy learning some new Samoan words and greetings.
Samoan language resources
Find more information about Samoan Language Week and Samoan language on:
- Our Samoan Language Week webpage, which includes links to books and resources in Samoan, as well as videos and sound recordings
- The Samoan Language Week Facebook page
- The Human Rights Commission website.
Posters and flyers
Watch our wonderful colleagues Tai Sila and Jan-Hai Te Ratana perform some short Samoan songs:
The Colour song