The Northland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray, will perform at 3 p.m. this Sunday at the Park Hill South High School auditorium. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend. The orchestra will be performing Symphony No. 3 by Schumann; Cello Concerto No. 1 by Saint-Saëns, featuring soloist Sophie […]
Upcoming events at MCC.
MCC-Maple Woods has received $2,000 in funding support from the Public Education for Peacebuilding Support initiative of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). The support will enable MCC-Maple Woods to host a conference on Friday, April 26, 2013 around issues of post-conflict resolution in Rwanda following the 1994 genocide. The conference will be held […]
Set your sights on volunteering at MCC-Longview’s 7th Annual Flights of Fancy kite festival. Volunteers are needed to greet visitors, hand out programs, supervise the candy drop and help keep things running smoothly. We offer lunch for those who volunteer at the event. Many students and employees have volunteered in the past and their support […]
Classic songs of the American West will be performed by the Metropolitan Chorale on Saturday, April 13, at 7:30 p.m. The benefit concert at Woods Chapel United Methodist Church, 4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee’s Summit, will raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City. The chorale will be conducted by Rebecca Johnson, music […]
Art students at MCC-Maple Woods will be displaying their original art works in an annual juried show from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. April 4 in the Campus Center Arbor Room. A meet-and-greet session with the artists will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Works in all mediums, including painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, mixed media and […]
The MCC-Maple Woods Baseball Alumni Event scheduled for March 29 has been canceled due to field conditions. The game against MCC-Longview will be played at a later date.
“All for the Children” Easter Egg Hunt, Self-Defense Training and More at MCC-Blue River Sat. March 23
Start with thousands of Easter eggs filled with candy by student volunteers. Picture hundreds of children arriving with baskets to hunt for the eggs and then stick around for both fun and education. “All for the Children” focuses on preventing child abuse and increasing awareness of child abuse risks. It will be held on the campus […]
“A Tribute to Neil Simon” will be presented by Acting I & II students at Metropolitan Community College-Blue River on Thursday, Feb. 28, in Arts & Sciences room 124. Two performances are scheduled, beginning at 12:45 and 7 p.m. The showcase of short scenes from Simon’s plays will be directed by Anne Mahoney, communications/theatre instructor […]
Metropolitan Community College will once again host free tax preparation services at all five campuses. Offered in partnership with the KC C.A.S.H. VITA program, this free service is available to most individuals earning $51,000 or less. Volunteer tax preparers are trained and certified through the IRS to provide the services, including e-filing federal, Missouri and Kansas tax […]
MCC-Maple Woods is offering free federal and state income tax preparation for moderate- and low-income households in the Metro area. The free tax preparation sessions will be held Wednesdays from 4:30-7:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the MCC-Maple Woods Computer-Business Room 105 Feb. 6-Apr. 13, 2013. There also will be additional sessions […]