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Morrisville State College to Participate in Winter Fest February 13

MORRISVILLE, N.Y.— Sledding, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and snow sculpting are among the activities planned for Winter Fest, which will be held Feb. 13 from 2-7 p.m.

Events will take place at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Building and the Morrisville-Eaton Elementary School baseball field, both located on Eaton Street.

Winter Fest, which is free and open to the public, will feature sledding, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snow sculpting, indoor games and a bonfire. An open skate will also be held at the IcePlex from 6:15-7:15 p.m. Chili, hot dogs, hot cocoa, punch and coffee will be served.

Students from some of Morrisville State College’s student organizations will be assisting with the events.

Winter Fest is cosponsored by the Campus/Community Relations Committee, an organization comprised of local business representatives and faculty, staff and students at Morrisville State College who meet monthly to discuss and plan special annual events throughout the village such as the Halloween parade, Easter egg hunt, and Christmas tree lighting.

Other college sponsors include the Morrisville Auxiliary Corporation (MAC), Morrisville Outdoor Recreation Club, Gamers Guild, the Copper Turret and WCVM Media; and off-campus sponsors including Crouse Community Center, the Morrisville Area Improvement Network (MAIN), and The Fort.

Morrisville State College, one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, offers more than 80 bachelor and associate degrees and options.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in accounting, business, computer systems technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, early childhood, criminal justice and human services to south central New York residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.