On this page, you will find links to various storytelling organizations in the region, including Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri. If you know of other organizations that should be listed on this page, please contact one of the storytellers on the STORYTELLERS page.

OOPS FaceBook — https://www.facebook.com/OOPS.NE/

Nebraska StoryArts https://www.nebraskastoryarts.org/ Annual events include “In Our Own Voices Storytelling Camp” for youth ages 10-18 in June; Moonshell Festival in September; and Spooky Stories in October. Questions and Inquiries to nestoryarts@gmail.com Or contact Donnis at 402-312-4749.

LIPS (Lincolnites Interested in Preserving Storytelling) Meetings during the school year in Ortner Center on the Union College Campus. Last Tuesday of the Month at 7:00 p.m.

Kearney Area Storytelling Festival Yearly mid January P.O. Box 473, Kearney, NE 68848 www.kearneystorytellingfestival.org https://www.facebook.com/kearneystorytellingfestival/

Buffalo Commons Storytelling and Music Festival McCook, NE Annually — Mid June Events will include a bus adventure, dinner cabaret, stage show, museum concert, garden party, local stories and songs, open mic opportunities, children’s story theatre and much more. https://buffalocommons.org/

RAPS (River and Prairie Storyweavers) Storytellers located in the Kansas City, Missouri area with tellers encompassing Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa. Hosts of the annual Chicken Festival (and Retreat), and majorly involved with the Kansas City Storytelling Celebration. https://www.facebook.com/kcstorytelling Monthly RAPS meetings currently digital meetings. https://www.riverandprairiestoryweavers.org/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/245147068903937/

Kansas Storytelling Festival Downs, KS Yearly — Mid April with Tall Tales Contest in October http://www.kansasstorytelling.com/