UTICA — The City of Utica is hosting a winter program from 5 to 9 pm Thursday and Friday and noon to 5 pm Saturday and Sunday through March 31 at the Val Bialas Sports Center, 210 Memorial Parkway.

There will be snow tubing, sledding with your own sled, lessons with ski instructors on your own skis, fireside stories with hot chocolate for ages 2-10, Disney movies with popcorn at 7pm, coloring and drawing , board games, building snowmen and snow forts and winter youth parties.

Winter activities will take place both indoors and outdoors, so please dress according to the weather conditions.

For more information, call 315-266-0453 or visit www.nyskiblog.com/directory/ny-ski-areas/central-ny/val-bialas.