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Read Across America Day event on zoom (March 3 at 6pm)

MKZ's READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY (Dr. Seuss's Birthday!)

WVU families with children are invited to join the Mountaineer KidZone teachers and the WVU Mountaineer, Brooke Ashby, to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday on Tuesday, March 2nd at 6:00 p.m. This event will include taking the Reader’s Oath, playing Dr. Seuss BINGO, listening to his fabulous, tongue-twisting stories, and much more! Each child registered will receive an activity kit with a variety of themed items that are sure to enhance this silly, Seussical celebration!

To pick up your activity kit, use the convenient Field Rec pod located just outside of the Student Rec Center beginning on:

  • Thursday, February 25th 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday, February 26th 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, February 27th 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Sunday, February 28th 10:00am - 8:00pm
  • Monday, March 1st 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday, March 2nd 8:00am - 4:00pm

Kits are limited to the first 100 children registered, but kits are not required to join this live virtual event. The event begins March 2nd at 6pm on zoom.

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Children's Dental Health Month Activity with MKZ and WVU Dental Hygiene Students

WVU families with children are invited to join the Mountaineer KidZone teachers & senior WVU Dental Hygiene students for some healthy family fun on Wednesday, February 17th at 6pm. In honor of National Children’s Dental Health month, families can enjoy learning together about promoting positive dental health habits for their children. The event will include themed stories, clever songs, demonstrations, games and learning about ways to help keep their smiles bright.

To pick up your activity kit, use the convenient Field Rec pod located just outside of the Student Rec Center beginning on:

  • Friday, February 12th 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, February 13th 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Monday, February 15th 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday, February 16th 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday, February 17th 8:00am - 4:00pm

Kits are limited to the first 100 children registered, but kits are not required to join this live virtual event. The event begins February 17 at 6pm on zoom.

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ToothFairy SMILE DRIVE Project

We are also participating in the America's ToothFairy SMILE DRIVE project! We will have decorated collection boxes available at both the Downtown & Campus Rec Refresh pods throughout the month of February for donations of children's dental supplies to benefit local kids in need.

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