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Legislation #: 170468 Introduction Date: 6/29/2017
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS WAGNER, BARNES JR., MCMANUS, JAMES, JR., CANADY, SHIELDS, REED, JUSTUS AND FOWLER
Title: Declaring June 29-July 2, 2017, as a Celebration of the Art of Storytelling and welcoming the members of the National Storytelling Network from across the United States and the World.

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6/20/2017 Filed by the Clerk's office
6/29/2017 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 170468

 

Declaring June 29-July 2, 2017, as a Celebration of the Art of Storytelling and welcoming the members of the National Storytelling Network from across the United States and the World.

 

WHEREAS, on Thursday June 29 through July 2, 2017, the National Storytelling Network will be conducting their national membership conference at the Marriott Plaza Hotel; and

           

            WHEREAS, National Storytelling Network has a mission that advances all forms within the storytelling community through its promotion, advocacy and education programs.  The National Storytelling Network vision is a world in which all people value the power of storytelling and its ability to connect, inspire, and instill respect within our hearts and communities; and

           

WHEREAS, the National Storytelling Network has selected Kansas City to move their national offices, because of the vibrant and livable community that it offers for their ability to grow.  Beginning on September 1, 2017, National Storytelling Network will have completed its move to the Mid-Continent Public Library Woodneath Center; NOW, THEREFORE,

           

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

            That the Mayor and Council hereby declare June 29-July 2, 2017, as a Celebration of the Art of Storytelling and welcome the members of the National Storytelling Network; and

           

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof is presented to the National Storytelling Network and its members in appreciation by the Mayor and Council.

 

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