News Advisory and Calendar Listing: "Mid-Winter Blues
Movie Days" - A Selection of Star Wars Movies for Families During February
February 1, 2006
A special selection of Star Wars movies will be screened at
the New York Power Authority's (NYPA) Hawkins Point Visitors Center during
February's mid-winter school break from Tuesday, February 21 through
Thursday, February 23. Come cure your mid-winter blues at the
Mid-Winter Blues Movie Days.
Before, during and after the movies, visitors can stroll
through the wide array of hands-on exhibits, at the newly constructed $5
million Visitors Center, which presents information on the themes of Water
Power and the St. Lawrence Project, Basics of Electricity and Uses of
Electricity. Children and adults alikw will enjoy being able to touch,
see and listen to the many interactive models on display.
Visitors are also sure to enjoy the panoramic views of the
power dam from Hawkins Point.
Mid-Winter Blues Movie Days
DATES & TIMES:
Tuesday February 21: Star Wars—A New
Hope, 10 am to 12 noon
Star Wars—The Phantom Menace, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
February 22: The Empire Strikes Back, 10 am to 12 noon
Star Wars—The Attack of the Clones, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
February 23: Return of the Jedi, 10 am-12 noon
Wars—Revenge of the Sith, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Mid-Winter Break Movie Days is FREE.
Admission to the Visitors Center is always FREE.
TO HAWKINS POINT VISITORS CENTER: From Massena: Take State Route 37 east to
Route 131 (across from St. Lawrence Centre Mall), turn left and proceed through the Eisenhower Lock
tunnel. Then take the second right onto Robinson Bay Road and continue for two miles. Turn left onto Hawkins Point Road and
follow the entrance road to the visitors center.
CONTACT: Jill Chamberlain, Community Relations Associate, NYPA, at
(315) 764-0226, ext. 300, or (800) 262-NYPA, in New York State.
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