Story Village with Aunti Oni

Welcome to the Story Village with Aunti Oni, a multi-cultural family friendly podcast for children of all ages. Seasons 1, 2 & 3 offer over 50 amazing international stories and poems, joyfully told over a variety of cool world music.

Aunti Oni, the storyteller re-creates her favorite classic to modern stories filled with great lessons for today's generation.

Enjoy listening to Story Village with the young ones in your home or on a car trip. Students can re-tell these stories in the classroom or use the stories and poetry as a great resource for public speaking, language arts, or theater projects.

Story Village is a place for children of all ages, families, and educators, and also a great place for aspiring storytellers to find stories to tell.

Season 3, began on January 7, 2023, so subscribe, download or follow to know when a new episode drops, bi-weekly on Saturdays.

Aunti Oni is an international professional storyteller, short story author, poet, musical arranger, songwriter, historical reenactor, and performing & teaching artist.

Story Village with Aunti Oni is produced, written, and musically arranged by Webby award-winning voice talent, Oni Lasana.

Listen up & enjoy!

Kids & Family
Stories for Kids
Society & Culture
1
54: Andy The Ant
The Ant & The Dove - Aesop Fable
8 min
2
53: Trina In Trouble
A daddy gives good advice.
7 min
3
51: Season 3 Shout out ~ Story Village with Aun...
Share with your friends
1 min
4
52: It Takes A Village
African proverb
9 min
5
50: Gumbo Soup
Gran' Nana stirs up goodness fa' sho!
11 min
6
49: A Library & A Poem
Little Nikki Giovanni loves library's and writting poetry!
6 min
7
48: Colors of Friendship
Native American folktale on unity
10 min
8
47: Hi Anansi!
Hello from around the world with Ashanti folk legend, Kweku Anansi.
5 min
9
46: Who Will Be?
A Liberian folktale
9 min
10
45: UBUNTU!
I am because we are, we are because I am
10 min
11
44: The Sparrow & The Farm Child's Lullaby
Two of Paul Laurence Dunbar's nature and children's poems.
5 min
12
43: The Frog Who Wanted To Be A Singer
Always follow your dreams.
11 min
13
42: Martin Luther King Jr.
A story poem about the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
11 min
14
41: 2022 Hello & Thank You
Thank you and big ups from Aunti Oni
6 min
15
40: Pulling Together
A classic Russian folktale
10 min
16
39: How Rabbit Lost His Tail
Classic African American folktale
7 min
17
38: 2 Warriors
Classic Irish Folktale
6 min
18
37: Butterfly Friends
No matter the color, make friends with one another.
8 min
19
36: The Boy Who Always Won
Modern folktale, Madrid, Spain
6 min
20
35: Shine On!
Philippines/German/Hmong Folktale
9 min
21
34: The Window
A classic folktale on kindness.
6 min
22
33: Story Village Cheer!
Story Village Cheer!
4 min
23
32: Seasons of Life
Classic Folktale
4 min
24
31: Don't Quit!
A classic poem
3 min
25
30:Anansi's Children
Ghanaian Folktale
9 min
26
29: Old Clay Pot
A Brazilian Folktale
5 min
27
28: The Roti Lady
A Kama Muta Story
7 min
28
27: Second Language
Hispanic Folktale
8 min
29
26: Stylin' Susie
Bald is beautiful!
6 min
30
25: Crawfish Delight!
Enemies to friends
9 min
31
24: Teamwork Makes The Dreamwork
Pull Johnny!
7 min
32
23: Everything's Connected
Classic African Folktale
9 min
33
22: One Coin
A Kashmir Folktale
8 min
34
21: Miss Ant & Mr. Grasshopper
Aesop Fable
10 min
35
20: Milkmaid & Bucket O' Milk
Aesop Fable
5 min
36
19: Hey Aesop!
A Sing-along Song
4 min
37
18: King Lion's Dance
De' Critters Dance by Paul Laurence Dunbar
6 min
38
17: Bits & Pieces
Cornbread & Black Eye Peas & The Swatting of A Fly
5 min
39
16: How The Story Man Found A Story
Storyman searches all over town for a story, until he gets hungry.
10 min
40
`15: A Farmer, His Son and Their Mule
A Aesop Fable
6 min
41
14: Peace & War
Classic Asian Folktale
10 min
42
13: The Sandman & Johnny Speaks
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
4 min
43
12: Annie Mae Jumps The Broom
A Juneteenth Love Story
13 min
44
11: racing against the sun/foundation-wise:rock...
by Nikki Giovanni
4 min
45
10: A Cabin Tale
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
7 min
46
9: Why Anansi Has A Small Waist
Anansi the spider is very greedy!
11 min
47
8: The Palm & The Poui
A Tobago Tale by Oni Lasana
8 min
48
7: Signifying Monkey
African & American Folktale
7 min
49
6: Reggie Rascal
by Pat Mclean-Smith
10 min
50
5: My Friend
by Author Unknown
3 min
51
55: Aunti Oni Shout Out
Welcome to Story Village
1 min
52
1: The Girl Who Loves Hip Hop
Music is life!
3 min
53
2: Beautiful As You Are
Love yourself, everyone else is already taken!
5 min
54
4: The Jealous Farmer
Shake off dirt & stomp it in the ground, don't let anyone bring you down.
5 min
55
3: Zuri The Fairy
Hear her hair-story!
5 min