News Advisory and
Calendar Listing: “Mid-Winter Blues Movie Days” A Selection of
Movies For Families During February School Break
February 16, 2007
A special selection of 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 20
through Friday 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 recently
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 alike with
enjoy being able to touch, see and listen to the many interactive
models on display.
For more information about the Mid-Winter Blues
Movie Days, please call the Hawkins Point Visitors Center at: (315)
764-0226, ext. 302.
Visitors are also sure to also enjoy the panoramic
views of the power dam from Hawkins Point.
Mid-Winter Blues Movie Days
Dates and Times:
Tuesday February 20: 11 am —Aquamarine
2 pm — How To Eat
Wednesday February 21: 11 am – Ant Bully
Thursday February 22:
11 am – Open Season
2 pm – Glory Road
Friday February 23:
11 am – Pirates of the Caribbean, Dead Man’s Chest
2 pm – Akeelah and the
Mid-Winter Break Movie Days is FREE.
Admission to the Visitors Center is always FREE.
Directions: 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.
■ 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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