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NYPA Offers Free Spring Break Movie Days

Karen White
315-764-0226, ext. 863

April 8, 2008


MASSENA—Movies for the entire family will be screened at the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) admission-free Hawkins Point visitors center during the upcoming spring break.

Movies will be shown at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. in the visitors center theater on April 11 and from April 14 through April 18.

The schedule:

Friday, April 11: "The Game Plan," 10 a.m.; "Daddy Day Camp," 1 p.m.; "Enchanted," 3 p.m.

Monday, April 14: "Bee Movie," 10 a.m.; "Snow Buddies," 1 p.m.; "Nancy Drew," 3 p.m.

Tuesday, April 15: "Alvin and the Chipmunks," 10 a.m.; "Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium," 1 p.m.; "August Rush," 3 p.m.

Wednesday, April 16: "101 Dalmatians," 10 a.m.; "4: Rise of the Silver Surfer,"

1 p.m.; "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End," 3 p.m.

Thursday, April 17: "Are We Done Yet?" 10 a.m.; "The Prince and the Pauper,"

1 p.m.; "National Treasure," 3 p.m.

Friday, April 18: A variety of "Hannah Montana" episodes at 10 a.m.,

1 p.m. and 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.


 About NYPA:

■    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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