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Diaper Drive at MCC-Maple Woods

Along with food and warm clothes, many families are also in need of one seemingly never-ending item – diapers. The Upsilon Xi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Maple Woods is hosting a diaper drive to benefit Triality Tots, a Northland daycare center for babies with special needs. Donate a package of diapers (size 3, …

Adopt a pet from the Maple Woods vet tech program

Looking for a furry friend to add to your home? The Maple Woods Vet Tech department still has a few dogs and one colorful kitty up for adoption. All animals are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, dewormed and socialized and will be ready to go at the end of the semester (giving you plenty of time to prepare …

Score Christmas gifts and support students at the same time – stop by the Maple Woods Ambassadors’ silent auction

The Maple Woods Student Ambassadors are hosting a silent auction this week to raise money for their summer training program. The items were donated from Northland businesses. Stop by their table in the Maple Woods Student Center to bid on over 20 items. The Ambassadors would like to add a pre-emptive “Thanks!” for your support!

It’s time for the annual Maple Woods Brain Drain!

Maple Woods will be hosting its annual Brain Drain from 7-10 p.m. Dec. 4 in the Campus Center – are you brave enough to face (dun dun DUN) the history department’s most challenging questions yet? It’s like a Trivial Pursuit free-for-all with cookies! If you would like to participate, your team must have 3-5 people, …

The 13th Annual Storytelling Celebration is just around the corner!

For those of you looking forward to this year’s celebration, you’re in luck – it starts next Wednesday, Nov. 7! For those of you who have never attended any of the events, this is a perfect year to get started! All of the events are family-friendly and FREE. For a complete schedule of events and …

Support a Kansas City tradition and score great stuff!

The 13th Annual Kansas City Storytelling Celebration is almost underway, and that means great stuff is on the silent auction block! We have interesting and unique items from a variety of talented artists and generous donors this year – visit www.kcstorytelling.org and click on Silent Auction to view items that are up for bid. For …

Maple Woods student embraces entrepreneurship

Five years ago, Trisha Hartman began a project that has since turned into her passion – making molded soaps in her home and selling the results of her hobby to friends and church members. Today, she has steered her hobby into a successful local business, and plans to continue to grow it through the business …

After 23 years, Jeff Allen is Texas-bound

Jeff Allen has been keeping an eye on the MCC-Maple Woods campus for more than two decades, overseeing the lawn, the parking lots, and the massive amounts of snow that need to be removed each year as Superintendent of Facilities Services. It’s time for his next adventure though, according to Jeff, and after taking an …