Friday, March 24, 2006

Families with small children can take advantage of a free night of fun Friday, March 31, at Fairmont State’s Colebank Gym.

Fairmont State Student Government’s Free Friday Family Night will take place from 6-7:30 p.m. A carnival theme will include games and activities for young children. Face painting, bean bag toss, Go Fish and a balloon pop are planned. Small toy prizes will be given to the kids and Howie the Falcon mascot will be on hand for picture-taking. Children will have a chance to win a book, compliments of the Fairmont State Bookstore. Light refreshments will also be served.

Friday Family Night is being sponsored by Student Government, Campus Light, Kappa Pi, Kappa Delta Pi, Delta Xi Omicron, Black Student Union, Sigma Sigma Sigma, Tau Kappa Epsilon and the Student Athlete Advisory Committee, along with assistance from the FS Bookstore.

For more information, call the Office of Student Activities at (304) 367-4705. Admission to the event is free, and parking is available in the parking garage. Visitors should park on the top floor and request a parking token from the volunteers working the event.