Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project

Mashpee Class Schedule


Subject: Every Day Wôpanâak

In this class, you will learn how to introduce yourself, express yourself, talk about your family, and more
Instructor: Tia Pocknett (tpocknett@wlrp.org)

When:  Saturdays from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.  Class begins on September 22, 2018 and continues until November 17, 2018.

Location:  800 Falmouth Road (Summerfield Park), Mashpee, MA  02649.  Rear Building, Suite 307-C (2nd Floor) 
Pre-requisite: None. This class is open to all level of speakers


Subject: Elders Lunch and Learn Classes

These special elders-only (age 55+) classes are held in partnership with Tribal Health Title VI nutrition programming for Mashpee Tribal elders.

Instructors: Toodie Coombs (tcoombs@wlrp.org) on Tuesdays, and Melanie Roderick (mroderick@wlrp.org) on Thursdays

When:  Every Tuesday and Thursday 11:30 AM -12:30 PM

Location:  Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Community and Government Center, 483 Great Neck Road South, Mashpee, MA 02649​



Subject: High School Beginner Wôpanâak Pasaq (Wôpanâak Level 1) and Wôpanâak Nees (Wôpanâak Level 2)
This class for Mashpee High School students is offered in partnership with the Mashpee Public School District and the Wampanoag Tribal Education Department with funding from the Office of Indian Education.   Students learn Wôpanâak (vocabulary, sentence structure, conversation, etc.) as well as Wampanoag history.


Instructor: Melanie Roderick (mroderick@wlrp.org)
When: Daily, times vary.  Contact mroderick@wlrp.org for more information
Location: Indian Education Room, Mashpee Middle/High School, Mashpee, MA