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Family Fun Day

Saturday, October 20, 2018 12:00pm-3:00pm

WVU Mountainlair

Family Fun Day

Kids and families are invited to enjoy an afternoon of free activities at the Mountainlair that celebrate the history and culture of West Virginia! Presented by Mylan Pharmaceuticals and Coca-Cola. 

The 2017 Family Fun Day Featured:

-Musket, the Mountaineer Mascot's friend

-Face Painting and Balloon Creations by Gina

-WVU Timbersports Club with a demonstration

-Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia with live birds and books 1-3pm

-US Forestry Service with Smokey the Bear and Woodsy Owl

-MARS-Morgantown Area Robotics with robots!

-WVU NAACP with activity table

-A Moment of Magic

-WVU Libraries with WV history activity

-Hearts of Gold Therapy/Service Dogs in training

-Brando, the WVU Therapy Dog from the Statler College.

-Tour Morgantown with Mo the Groundhog

-Art Museum of WVU-Making African Masks

-Silver Wings, with an activity table

-SPOT, Science Public Outreach Team

-West Virginia Black Bears mascot Cooper and fan table 

-Cindy O’Brien, WV children’s book author

-Melissa Ridenour, WV children’s book author

-Katie Fallon, WV children’s book author

-The 150th Anniversary of West Virginia University: Celebrate with WVU Fiestaware

Presented by: Anna Schein, WV and Regional History Center, WVU Libraries

Enter a drawing to win a WVU Mountaineer chop plate!

-MSNAP-pet information/toys and spay/neuter information

-WVU Student Family Resources Mountaineer Kid Zone with activity wheel

-Prehistoric Planet-Dinosaur Bones and Fossils 

-WVU School of Dentistry

-WVU Muslim Students Association with an activity for kids

-Sharon Power, with pioneer games

-WVU Pediatric Entertainment program with an activity for kids

-WVU Student Music Therapy Association with instruments and activity table

-WVU Forensics Sciences Club with activity

-Morgantown City Fire Department with Andrew Dotson and the Fire Safety Puppet Show

-Spark! Discovery Museum

-Clay Lick Brooms

-LVMPC-Literacy Volunteers of Monongalia and Preston County with an activity table

-Fred Kiger: Horse team from the WVU farm offering horse cart rides 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. (weather permitting!!)

-WVU Cheer

-Stage show begins at noon in the Mountainlair Food Court

12:00pm-Army/Air Force ROTC-Presentation of the Colors

12:05pm-Shirley Robinson-anthem

12:15pm-InStep Dance

1:00pm-Charles Engleka

1:45pmPaul Robeson Mahalia Jackson Choir

2:30pm-WVU Steel Drum Band

-and costumed characters, crafts and games!