News Advisory: Monday Morning
Storytelling at the N. Y. Power Authority’s B-G Visitors Center
August 2, 2006
Come in from the hot weather and enjoy an hour of
storytelling at the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) Blenheim-Gilboa
Visitors Center on consecutive Mondays this month, August 7, 14, 21
& 28. NYPA staff will read a variety of stories for the children.
Participants will receive a free gift that is linked to the story.
Cookies and refreshments will also be available. Admission is free.
Before and after the story hour, visitors can
stroll through the wide array of hands-on exhibits at the visitors
center on the basics of electricity and operation of New York’s
largest pumped-storage, hydroelectric facility, and the Blenheim-Gilboa
Visitors are sure to enjoy the panoramic views of
the power plant and the Schoharie Creek from the visitors center.
DATES & PROGRAMS: Monday,
August 7: The Rainbow Fish
Monday, August 14: The Five-Dog Night
Monday, August 21: Make Way for Ducklings
Monday, August 28: The Rocking Horse
All programs are 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Admission is free
Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center
1378 State Route 30
North Blenheim, N.Y. 12131
FOR MORE INFO:
■ NYPA uses no tax money or state credit. It
finances its operations through the sale of bonds and revenues
earned in large part through sales of electricity. ■ NYPA is a
leader in promoting energy-efficiency, new energy technologies and
electric transportation initiatives. ■ It is the nation’s
largest state-owned electric utility, with 18 generating facilities
in various parts of the state and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of
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