Mountaineer Week

Family Fun Day

Presented by Mylan

Saturday, October 21, 2017 Noon – 5 P.M., WVU Mountainlair 1550 University Ave, Morgantown, 26506

To become a part of Family Fun Day please contact Gwen.Perrott@mail.wvu.edu.


Families from around the area are invited to Mountainlair to participate in activities relevant to Appalachian heritage. In addition, information and programs will be available regarding Appalachian history, culture and area family organizations.

2016 Events

(All events are held on the first floor from Noon – 5:00 P.M., unless otherwise noted.)

Noon – WVU Air Force & Army ROTC Presentation of Colors Noon – National Anthem by Mountaineer Idol Finalist, Izzie Keim Noon – 3 pm – Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia 12:15 pm – InStep Dance & Fitness Cloggers 1 pm- Allegro Dance Company 1 pm – 3 pm – Horse & Buggy Rides Outside, Front of Mountainlair 1:30 pm – James Froemel, Storyteller 2 pm – Low Country Band 2:30 pm – Paul Robeson-Mahalia Jackson Choir 3 pm – WVU Flow Arts Club

Below organizations will be set up throughout the event. 4-H Rethink Your Drink Activity & Information Table American Red Cross & Buddy the Blood Drop Craft Area Create your own work of art to take with you! History & Geography Activity Presented by Lori Hostuttler, WVU Libraries Face Painting & Balloon Animals Presented by Gina Mazetti Fire Prevention Puppet Show Presented by the Morgantown Fire Dept. Greater MORE!gantown Convention & Visitors Bureau & Mo the Groundhog Mascot Information Table Literacy Volunteers of Monongalia and Preston Counties (LVMPC) Information and Activity Table Morgantown Area Robotics Association (MARS) Activity Table Morgantown Public Library Activity Table Morgantown Service League Activity Table M-SNAP (Mountaineer Spay Neuter Assistance Program) Information Table NAACP Activity Table Pediatric Entertainment Program Activity Table Prehistoric Planet Information Table featuring fossils and more Activity Table Presented by the WVU Chinese Club Roaming Costumed Characters Soda and Popcorn Presented by WVU Dining Services Spark! Children’s Discovery Museum of WV Activity & Information Table US Forest Service, Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl West Virginia Authors featuring Susan Brown, Cindy O’Brien, Patricia Patteson, and Georgeann Swiger West Virginia Botanic Garden Activity Table West Virginia Black Bears & Cooper the Mascot Information Table West Virginia Symphony Orchestra Instrument “Petting Zoo” WVU Dental School Outreach Information Table WVU Flow Arts Club Information Table & Demonstration WVU Forensic Sciences Club Activity Table WVU Therapy Dogs & Hearts of Gold Dogs