New York Power Authority Visitors Center Will Play
Host to Children’s Super Bowl Party
January 22, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—The New York Power Authority’s
admission-free visitors center at the Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage
Power Project will play host to a children’s party on Super Bowl
Sunday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m.
The free event will feature a showing of the movie
“Little Giants” (1994) in the visitors center theater. The film is a
story about two brothers who find themselves at odds when they coach
opposing peewee football teams. Free refreshments will be available.
Moviegoers are also invited to enjoy a wide array
of hands-on exhibits at the visitors center, which presents
information on such subjects as basics of electricity, uses of
electricity and the operation of the power project. The visitors
center will be open as usual from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The center is located on Route 30, 17 miles south
of Middleburgh and five miles north of Grand Gorge. For more
information, please call 1-800-724-0309.
■ 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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