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Feast of the Seven Fishes

December 8, 2018 11:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Have some great food and wine at this winter street festival. Enjoy live music, artisan market and authentic Italian cuisine downtown on the corner of Monroe and Adams streets. Indoor seating will be available in the old Firehouse building on Monroe Street. Schedule of events: 11 a.m. - Artisans, food and wine vendors will be set up on Monroe Street and inside The Gatherings. 11:15 a.m. - Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts 12:30 p.m. - Brandon Leroy 1:45 p.m. - Sam Manno 2:30 p.m. - Morgantown Sax Quartet 3:45 p.m. - Mary Francis Beto Smith 5 p.m. - Fairmont Christmas Parade will start on 4th Street and Fairmont Avenue, proceed on Adams Street, turn right onto Jefferson Street, cross the Million Dollar Bridge and end at Palatine Park. 5:30 p.m. - Mass, Saint Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church at 407 Jackson Street

The Addams Family Musical Comedy

November 1, 2018 7:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Enjoy a night of Creepy. Kooky. Mysterious. Spooky. live entertainment at Fairmont State. “The Addams Family” will be performed in the Wallman Hall Theatre on the campus of Fairmont State at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 26, 27 and Nov. 1, 2, 3, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 28. Tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 304-367-4240.

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Trick or Treat

October 31, 2018 6:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It's time for Halloween fun! Trick or Treat will take place ... Barrackville: 6- 7 p.m. Fairmont: 6:30- 8 p.m. Fairview: 6- 7:30 p.m. Farmington: TBD Grant Town: 7- 8 p.m. Mannington: 6 - 7:30 Pleasant Valley: 6- 7 p.m. Rivesville: 6- 7:30 p.m. White Hall: TBD Worthington: 6- 7 p.m.

The Addams Family Musical Comedy

October 28, 2018 2:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Enjoy a night of Creepy. Kooky. Mysterious. Spooky. live entertainment at Fairmont State. “The Addams Family” will be performed in the Wallman Hall Theatre on the campus of Fairmont State at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 26, 27 and Nov. 1, 2, 3, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 28. Tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 304-367-4240.

The Addams Family Musical Comedy

October 27, 2018 7:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Enjoy a night of Creepy. Kooky. Mysterious. Spooky. live entertainment at Fairmont State. “The Addams Family” will be performed in the Wallman Hall Theatre on the campus of Fairmont State at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 26, 27 and Nov. 1, 2, 3, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 28. Tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 304-367-4240.

The Addams Family Musical Comedy

October 26, 2018 7:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Enjoy a night of Creepy. Kooky. Mysterious. Spooky. live entertainment at Fairmont State. “The Addams Family” will be performed in the Wallman Hall Theatre on the campus of Fairmont State at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 26, 27 and Nov. 1, 2, 3, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 28. Tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 304-367-4240.

Family Fun Halloween

October 26, 2018 6:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The library welcomes you for an evening of Halloween fun and frenzy! The Haunted Library area will be open for those brave enough to go through our own special version of a Haunted House. Carnival-style games and creepy crafts await you. Wear your best costumes for the costume contest. Spooky scary skeletons are warming up for their dance number in a puppet show full of magic, monsters, witches and spooktacular surprises!

West Virginia Ghosts: Stories & Ballads

October 22, 2018 5:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From the hills and hollows of the mountains come tales strange and mysterious to chill your bones and tingle your spine. West Virginia storyteller and author Granny Sue shares stories and songs of haunted places, unquiet graves and unexplained events. Appropriate for a family audience with children 8 years of age and up. Don't forget to wear your costumes!

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Monster Mash Derby

October 20, 2018 6:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Thomas Motorsports presents Monster Mash Derby at the Paw Paw Fairgrounds! (Gates open at noon and registration will open at 1pm.) Kids can enjoy a 'Truck or Treat' at 5pm, and all drivers will have Halloween treats for the kids. It's more than just a Monster Mash, a KIDS power wheels derby at will be at 5:30pm. (For more information, contact Ralph, Thomas Motorsports, LLC at 304-889-3256.)

Cheer Youth Camp

October 20, 2018 8:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Fairmont State Cheerleading will join the Homecoming fun with a youth cheer clinic for girls and boys ages three to 12. The camp is $45 and includes a t-shirt, bow and lunch. The day begins with registration at 8:30 a.m. in the Feaster Center. Students will then do a meet and greet and stretch. From 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. they will learn sideline cheers and skills training. After lunch, campers will review the cheers and head out to the field. Kick-off is at 1 p.m. and children can be picked up at halftime. Deadline for pre-registration is Monday, October 15. Late registrations and walk-ins are welcome (but participants cannot be guaranteed a camp t-shirt and/or hair bow in their correct size). To register please e-mail Samantha Eakle at [email protected] or Nicole Geary at [email protected]

2018 Octoberfest

October 6, 2018 10:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The 33rd Annual Octoberfest will be a fun weekend of events, artisans and vendors. Enjoy the aroma and excitement of Smokin' on the Buffalo, the most serious of BBQ cook offs! Judging begins at noon and prizes are awarded at 3 p.m. Taste test and vote for just $5!

Smokin’ on the Buffalo

October 5, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In conjunction with 2018 Oktoberfest, Baby B's is hosting the first ever Smokin' on the Buffalo, a BBQ cooking contest. Set up begins at noon on Friday, so come by to smell the deliciousness! While you're there, enter the corn hole tournament, check out the car and bike show and enjoy the live music (from 5-10 p.m.). Judging begins at noon on Saturday with prizes awarded at 3 p.m. Pay just $5 to taste test all the BBQ and vote for the People's Choice! (Call Jerry Reel at 304-677-0106 for more information.)

Star Wars Day

September 29, 2018 2:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Break out your lightsabers, Jedi robes and Stormtrooper helmets for an intergalactic party that will be out of this world! Have fun with activities, games and more to celebrate Star Wars Reads Month!

Discover: Robotics

September 20, 2018 5:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Moon Base: Use Lego WeDos to design a solution for a robot assembling a base on the moon. Suitable for third, fourth and fifth graders (or or for families to do together). Limited to 20 people, call 304-366-1210 to sign up, or follow this link: http://bit.ly/2nIwFwq

Discover: 3D Printing

September 17, 2018 5:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Shark or Turtle Phone Stands! In this project, you can design and 3D print a mobile phone stand key ring and/or a desktop mobile phone stand. Participants will be able to pick up their 3D printed objects the week following. This program is designed for 4th grade and up. Limited to 12 people, call 304-366-1210 to sign up, or follow this link: http://bit.ly/2Mk09j1

Trivia Contest

August 30, 2018 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Are you smarter than a fourth grader? Prove it on Aug. 30 anytime from 9 am to 4 pm for the “Back to School Edition” of “What Do You Know about That? Trivia Contest.” Patrons ages 14 and up are eligible to participate, and the person with the most correct answers wins! Will you be that person?

Movie Morning: Show Dogs

August 25, 2018 11:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Enjoy a Saturday Morning Movie at the Library! 'Show Dogs' (PG) a family comedy about the unlikely pairing of a human detective and his canine partner, who has to go undercover at the world's most exclusive dog show to solve his biggest case yet. (Refreshments provided.) *Note: this is the edited/re-released version of the movie.