Mountaineer Week

Family Fun Day

Presented by Mylan

Saturday, October 29, 2016
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.

Schedule of 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