Halloween Celebrations Planned
for Power Vista, Discovery Center
October 26, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEWISTON—The Power Vista, the visitors center at
the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) Niagara Power Project, will
hold its annual “Halloween Spooktacular” on Saturday, Oct. 28 from
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A free trolley service will be available throughout
the day, courtesy of the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation
and Historic Preservation, between the Niagara Gorge Discovery
Center and the Power Vista.
“Halloween Spooktacular” at the Power Vista will
feature face painting, mask making and ghoulish ghost story readings
by the Niagara University Future Teachers Association. There will
also be free pumpkins and a costume contest from 11:30 a.m. to 1
p.m. Another highlight will be a visit to a haunted house hosted by
students from Eastern Niagara County who are members of the Lockport
YMCA Future Leaders.
This day of entertainment is planned for all ages.
Twice the Halloween fun will be provided as the Power Vista and
Discovery Center team up for the occasion.
At the Power Vista, staff members will accept
donations of disposable diapers and baby toiletries for the Center
More information on the Power Vista can be obtained
by calling 716-286-6661.
■ 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 transmission lines.
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