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Power Authority to Play Host to 'S'cary' Halloween Event

Steve Ramsey

October 23, 2006


NORTH BLENHEIM—The admission-free visitors center at the New York Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project will play host to its annual “S’cary Halloween in Schoharie County” event on Saturday, Oct. 28 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

With plenty of tricks and treats for the entire family, the program will feature s’cary costumes and prizes, s’cary Halloween stories by Mary Murphy of Albany, prizes from the pumpkin patch and free hayrides. There will also be free refreshments.

The visitors center is located on State Route 30, 17 miles south of Middleburgh and five miles north of Grand Gorge. 

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