Social Events 2017

Sunday, July 23
Dinner & Drinks at Black Bear Burritos, 6:00 pm

An informal meet-up at Black Bear Burritos (downtown location) for those arriving in time for dinner and a stroll through downtown.

Monday, July 24
Grocery store run, 5:00 pm

For those who need to purchase food and other supplies for the duration of the workshop, we will provide transportation to the local grocery store. Van departs dorms at 5:00pm.

Tuesday, July 25
WV Regional History Center guided tour, 4:00 pm

photo of regional books at the West Virginia history centerThe West Virginia Regional History Center is located on the sixth floor of the Downtown library and houses the rare book and West Virginia and Regional History Collections. Our tour will begin at 4:00 pm and last two hours. We will head up to the History Center as a group immediately following our final session of the day.

Thursday, July 27
Happy hour visit to Forks of Cheat winery, 4:00 pm

photo of bottles of wine from Forks of Cheat wineryWe will depart for Forks of Cheat Winery at 4:00 pm for an evening of revelry, immediately following our final session of the day. Transportation will be provided. We will return to campus by 6:00 pm.

Friday, July 28
Happy Hour at Starpoint Arcade and Pub, 5:00 pm

Starport arcade logoStarport is an arcade pub with pinball machines and vintage Arcade games from the 1980’s. Friday happy hour (5 – 7 pm) includes food and drink specials and free play for all games.

Saturday, July 29
Fallingwater Tour and Dinner, all day

photo of Fallingwater exterior with waterfallTransportation and admission to Fallingwater are provided. Brunch at Bittersweet Cafe and dinner and drinks at Aqueous are arranged, but participants pay individually for these meals.

Depart Morgantown: 10:30 am

Brunch at Bittersweet Cafe, Farmington, PA: 11:30 am

Travel Time: 5 minutes

Ohiopyle State Park: 1:00 pm

Travel Time: 10 minutes

Fallingwater Tour: 3:00 pm (check-in at 2:30 pm)

Travel Time: 25 minutes

Drinks & Dinner at Aqueous: 6:00 pm

Return to Morgantown: 9:00 pm

Monday, July 31
Cookout at Cheryl’s house, 6:00 pm

Time to kick back and relax for the evening without worrying about where to go for dinner! Transportation will be provided to and from Cheryl’s home.

Wednesday, August 2
Zip-line Canopy Tour, 5:00 pm

photo of a boy zip lining Get a spectacular view of the West Virginia valley from above on a Zip-line Canopy Tour through WVU Adventure! The tour begins at 6:00 pm (after a 5:30 introduction) and concludes 8:30-9:00 pm. Cost is $30 and participants pay individually.

Friday, August 4
Happy Hour at Montmartre, 5:00 pm

photo of monmartre rooftop terraceMontmartre is on the roof of the Historic Clarion Hotel Morgan, providing great views of Morgantown and the mountains.