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Power Authority to Play Host to Spooky Halloween Event

Steve Ramsey

October 19, 2007


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 “Spooky Halloween” event on Saturday, October 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.           

The free event will feature plenty of tricks and treats for the entire family, including spooky costumes and prizes, spooky stories by Tales ‘n Tunes of Niskayuna and prizes from the pumpkin patch. There will also be free refreshments.   

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

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