Story Village with Aunti Oni

Listen, dance, and sing along with this delightful, family-friendly podcast. New episodes drop bi-weekly offering amazing stories, poetry, and world music. Aunti Oni shares her favorite classic to modern stories with a twist!

Take a storytime break in your home, listen on a car trip, discuss in classrooms, or use it as a Literary Arts resource. Aunti Oni Story Village is for children of all ages, families, educators, and storytellers.

Created, developed, voiced, and written by Webby award-winning voice talent, Oni Lasana, is an international storyteller, author, poet, musician, historical reenactor, performing, and teaching artist.

Kids & Family
Stories for Kids
Society & Culture
1
Charm Words "I Love My Family and Friends"
4 min
2
Charm Words "Whatever I Do, I give My Best"
4 min
3
Charm Words "I am Thankful Being Who I Am"
4 min
4
Charm Words "I Have People Who Love & Respect Me"
3 min
5
Introducing Charm Words "I Choose to Think Posi...
3 min
6
Gumbo Soup!
Louisiana Folktale
12 min
7
A Library & a Poem
Poems by Nikki Giovanni
6 min
8
Colors of Friendship
Native American Folktale
11 min
9
Hi Anansi!
Hello from around the world with African folk legend, Anansi.
6 min
10
Who Will Be?
The Princess or Prince?
10 min
11
UBUNTU!
I am because we are
11 min
12
The Sparrow & The Farm Child's Lullaby
Paul Laurence Dunbar's Poetry
6 min
13
The Frog Who Wanted To Be A Singer
Follow your dreams!
12 min
14
Martin Luther King Jr.
A Story Poem
12 min
15
2022 Hello & Thank You
Gratitude & Joy *!*
6 min
16
Pulling Together
Russian Folktale / Harambee!
11 min
17
How Brer Rabbit Lost His Fine Bushy Tail
African American Folktale
9 min
18
2 Warriors
Classic Irish Folktale
8 min
19
Butterfly Friends
Brother Blue Story Poem
10 min
20
The Boy Who Always Won
Modern folktale, Madrid, Spain
8 min
21
Shine On!
Philippines/German/Hmong Folktale
11 min
22
The Window
Classic Folktale
8 min
23
Story Village Live Cheer!
Join us on Zoom!
6 min
24
Seasons of Life
Classic Folktale
6 min
25
Don't Quit!
A classic poem
5 min
26
Anansi's Children
Ghanaian Folktale
10 min
27
Old Clay Pot
A Brazilian Folktale
7 min
28
The Roti Lady
A Kama Muta Story
8 min
29
Second Language
Hispanic Folktale
9 min
30
Stylin' Susie
Bald is beautiful!
8 min
31
Crawfish Delight!
Enemies to friends
9 min
32
Teamwork Makes The Dreamwork
Pull Johnny!
7 min
33
Everything's Connected
Classic African Folktale
9 min
34
One Coin
A Kashmir Folktale
8 min
35
Miss Ant & Mr. Grasshopper
A Aesop Fable
10 min
36
Milkmaid & Bucket O' Milk
A Aunti Oni Aesop Fable
5 min
37
Hey Aesop!
A Sing-along Song
4 min
38
King Lion's Dance
De' Critters Dance by Paul Laurence Dunbar
6 min
39
Bits & Pieces
Cornbread & Black Eye Peas & The Swatting of A Fly
5 min
40
How The Story Man Found A Story
Baba Jamal Koram, The Storyman
10 min
41
A Farmer, His Son and Their Mule
A Aesop Fable
6 min
42
Peace & War
Classic Asian Folktale
10 min
43
The Sandman & Johnny Speaks
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
4 min
44
Annie Mae Jumps The Broom
A Juneteenth Love Story
13 min
45
racing against the sun/foundation-wise:rock solid
by Nikki Giovanni
4 min
46
A Cabin Tale
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
7 min
47
Why Anansi Has A Small Waist
Classic African Folktale
11 min
48
The Palm & The Poui
A Tobago Tale by Oni Lasana
8 min
49
Signifying Monkey
African & American Folktale
7 min
50
My Friend
by Author Unknown
3 min
51
Aunti Oni Shout Out!
Promo/Teaser
1 min
52
The Girl Who Loves Hip Hop
Music is life!
3 min
53
Beautiful As You Are
Love yourself, everyone else is already taken!
5 min
54
The Jealous Farmer
Shake off dirt & stomp it down!
5 min
55
Zuri The Fairy
Hear her hair-story!
5 min