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Maple Woods

Maple Woods Story Telling

Community & Continuing Ed.

Office Hours

Monday to Friday
8:30 - 4:00 p.m

Office Location

MCC-Maple Woods
Learning Resources Building
First Floor, LR 102
2601 N.E. Barry Road
Kansas City, MO 64156

Phone: 816.604.3011
Fax: 816.437.3484


Additional Resources

Join us for the 17th Annual Storytelling Celebration, Nov. 2-5, 2016 sponsored by MCC-Maple Woods.

The Kansas City Storytelling Celebration, hosted by MCC-Maple Woods, will be celebrated with lively stories, anecdotes, myths, legends and lessons. Our 17th Annual Celebration will celebrate the time honored tradition of storytelling and will be held in more than 100 sites across the Kansas City metro area.  For a schedule of public events visit

Our featured tellers for 2016 are:

  • Charlotte Blake Alston -

  • Jim Two Crows Wallen -

  • Judy Sima -

  • Tim Tingle


Check out teller videos from past celebrations:

Michael D. McCartyMichael D. McCarthy

Michael is a multicultural storyteller of African, African-American and international folktales, historical tales, stories of science, spiritual stories as well as stories of the brilliant and absolutely stupid things he has done in his life.

Mike and Nancee MichumMike and Nancee Micham

Mike and Nancee Micham have developed their musical talent and love of entertaining through stints at Silver Dollar City, the McHaffie Homestead and their own Front Door Farm Market.

Angela LloydAngela Lloyd

A virtuosa on Washboard, Angela's performances are a whimsical braid of poetry, story and song played on Autoharp, Tenor Guitar, Spoon and Bell.

Megan HicksMegan Hicks

Describing herself as having survived the Baby Boom with her sense of humor intact, Megan Hicks makes characters come alive to all ages.

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