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Free Concert: Northland Symphony Orchestra

The Northland Symphony Orchestra will be performing at 3 p.m. April 22 at Park Hill South High School. This event is free and open to the public. The orchestra will be performing Symphony No. 1 by Shostakovich, Essay No. 1 by Barber and Concerto for Saxophone by Glazunov. High school competition winners Samuel Riley and …

MCC-Blue River arts raise $3878 for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City

MCC-Blue River arts students and members of the local community raised nearly $4000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City at the spring “Hope Away From Home” concert. The Metropolitan Chorale of Kansas City, under the direction of Dr. Rebecca Johnson, put on an admirable performance Saturday night to raise funds for the local …

MCC-Maple Woods honors Holocaust victims with Day of Remembrance concert

Though the horrors of the Holocaust are undisputed, victims and survivors of one of history’s most chilling periods of human cruelty persevered to create beautiful music – stray slants of light and faith amongst the darkness. MCC-Maple Woods will host the annual Day of Remembrance Concert: Remembering the Holocaust Through Music at 6:30 p.m. April …

Need your car washed? Let CAB do it!

Now is your chance to erase the “Wash Me!” taunts your child (or your parents) scribbled into the dust on your car – the MCC-Maple Woods Collegiate Activities Board will be hosting a car wash from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. April 18 in the front parking lot of the campus. It’s FREE! CAB will …

Student Worker Appreciation Week

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The week of Apr. 16, 2012, has been declared “Student Worker Appreciation Week” to show campus wide appreciation and to recognize the hard work and contributions that student workers make to MCC-Blue River. Dr. Banks will present small tokens of appreciation to all student workers throughout the week, and supervisors and staff coworkers of student workers …

MCC goes blue for child abuse prevention

Wear blue on Friday and keep child abuse prevention in mind throughout the month of April. That’s the message from Governor Jay Nixon, whom proclaimed April 2012 “Child Abuse Prevention Month.” Metropolitan Community College Associate Vice Chancellor Tom Vansaghi was present (pictured center with children), as the chair of the Missouri Children’s Trust Fund, to accept Governor …

MCC-Penn Valley Student Art Exhibit Announcement

  Come out and support the *STUDENT ART EXHIBIT AND SALE* hosted by the MCC-Penn Valley’s Carter Art Center Gallery Public Sale (Free Admission) Thursday, April 19 6 – 9 p.m. Friday, April 20 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday, April 21 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friends of the Carter Art Center Preview Sale …

MCC-Maple Woods to honor veterans with early Memorial Day ceremony

Before the spring semester slips into summer vacation, the MCC-Maple Woods Computer Club is inviting everyone on campus to share in a Memorial Day ceremony honoring veterans, current service members and first responders from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. May 2 in the Campus Center Arbor Room. This event is free and open to the …

MCC-Longview Flights of Fancy returns to campus

Break out the box kites and great ready to spend your day on Metropolitan Community College-Longview’s front lawn. The 6th Annual MCC-Longview Flights of Fancy kite festival sponsored by Farmers Insurance is back and bigger than ever. Sean Beaver and the Kansas City Kite Club will once again put on an amazing display of mega-kites …

Murder and comedy on stage at MCC-Longview’s Cultural Arts Center

Sliding doors, secret passageways, swiveling bookcases, an untimely blizzard, and diabolical characters combine to set the stage for sidesplitting comedy in John Bishop’s The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940, the spring production by MCC-Longview’s theater department. The play, directed by Kittie Harden, will be staged April 13, 14, 19, 20, and 21 in the Cultural …