Power Authority Visitors Center
Will Play Host to Winter Break Movie Days
315-764-0226, ext 863
February 14, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA—A special selection of movies for the
entire family will be screened at the New York Power Authority’s
(NYPA) admission-free Hawkins Point visitors center to provide a
cure for cabin fever during the winter break, Tuesday, Feb. 19
through Friday, Feb. 22.
Movies will be shown at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
in the visitors center theater.
On Tuesday, Feb. 19, visitors can enjoy three films
from the Harry Potter series. “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”
will be shown at 10 a.m., followed by “Harry Potter and the Prisoner
of Azkaban” at 1 p.m. and “Harry Potter and the Order of the
Phoenix” at 3 p.m.
On Wednesday, “Ratatouille” will be shown at 10
a.m., “Night at the Museum” at 1 p.m. and “Meet the Robinsons” at 3
On Thursday, “Robots” will be shown at 10 a.m.,
followed by “The Last Mimzy” at 1 p.m. and “Underdog” at 3 p.m.
On Friday, “The Shaggy Dog,” will be shown at 10
a.m., followed by “Shark Tale” at 1 p.m. and “High School Musical”
at 3 p.m.
Besides enjoying the movies, visitors can sample
the array of hands-on exhibits at the $5 million Hawkins Point
facility, which presents information on such subjects as water power
and the St. Lawrence-FDR project. Visitors are also sure to enjoy
the panoramic views of the power dam from Hawkins Point.-
The Hawkins Point visitors center is open from 9
a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The visitors center will be
closed on President’s Day, Feb. 18.
■ 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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