Friends of Madonna Picnic set for Sunday

WEIRTON – Weirton Madonna High School officials are inviting the public to the annual Friends of Madonna Picnic set for Sunday at the school.

The picnic will be held from noon to 10 p.m. on the high school campus, 150 Michael Way.

The yearly event will feature a variety of food, activities and live entertainment throughout the day.

Concessions open at noon, with games, including a dunk booth with Principal Steve Grasser, available from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Local dance studios are set to perform from noon to 6 p.m., and Ohio Valley country music group the Joseph Sisters will take the stage from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

A prize drawing also will be held.

Organizers also are looking for anyone interested in volunteering with the picnic.

Those interested in lending a hand or anyone wanting information about the Friends of Madonna Picnic are asked to contact Madonna Advancement Director Jennifer Parker at (304) 723-0545 or via e-mail at