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Weekend Activities

Every Friday, during dinner, students will be given a list of activities for the weekend that range from a wide array of things. The adults on duty for the weekend and the Director of Residence Life plan trips and activities based on availability, events in the area, and recommendations of our boarding students.

A Typical Weekend Looks Like This:

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Click to see a typical FRIDAY evening schedule

    • Dinner at 6 PM
    • Depart for the movie theater at The Ohio Valley Mall at 6:30 for shopping or a movie 
    • Lights out at 12 AM
  • Click to see a typical SATURDAY schedule

    • Rest 
    • Brunch at 10:30 AM
    • 11 AM - 2 PM - Weight room is available for exercise 
    • 11 AM - Depart for Kennywood Amusement Park in Pittsburgh, PA 
    • Dinner and games at Kennywood 
    • 6 PM - Dinner for those that didn’t go to Kennywood 
    • 9 PM - Pizza and snacks in the Student Center for those still on campus 
    • Lights out at 12 AM
  • Click to see a typical SUNDAY schedule

    • Rest
    • Brunch at 10:30 AM
    • 12 PM - Yoga for Athletes Session in Behrens Gym 
    • 1 PM - Trip to the Highlands for shopping at Target or Walmart 
    • 3 PM - Campus wide Kickball game with ice cream afterwards
    • Dinner at 6 PM 
    • Study Hall from 7 PM - 9 PM
    • Lights out at 11 PM

The Surrounding Area

Wheeling Area
Linsly is located in Wheeling, WV along the Ohio River at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. It has a population of 150,000 people and is the home to a minor league hockey team. Our students frequently are involved in activities in the area, whether it be volunteering at the Children's Museum, attending athletic events, hiking through Oglebay Park, or enjoying dinner at one of the many local restaurants. You can find plenty to do here.

Pittsburgh Area
Linsly is located just 50 miles away from the "City of Bridges", Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh is the home to the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh Pirates, and the Pittsburgh Penguins. It is home to over 300,000 people and consists of major malls, markets, athletic events, shows, and restaurants. Our students spend time in Pittsburgh when our schedules allow it doing a variety of different activities, including attending professional baseball games, visiting museums, walking the Strip District, or going to Kennywood Park. You can find plenty to do here.

The Linsly School

60 Knox Lane, Wheeling WV, 26003
Phone: (304) 233-3260
admit@linsly.org