NYPA Hosts Backyard Movie Event on August 22 at Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center

Mario Roefaro
(800) 724-0309

August 4, 2014


NORTH BLENHEIM—Round up the kids, blankets and lawn chairs for the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) family-friendly backyard movie event on Friday, August 22, on the grounds of the Blenheim-Gilboa Power Project visitors center.

The fun begins at dusk as a courageous princess rescues her beloved kingdom in a full-length, animated fantasy-adventure that the whole family will enjoy. For further information, please call 1-800-724-0309. 

Admission and parking are free. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

The Blenheim-Gilboa visitors center is located on Route 30 in North Blenheim, 17 miles south of Middleburgh and five miles north of Grand Gorge.


About NYPA:

■ The New York Power Authority has been designated as the lead entity via Executive Order 88 by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to form a central management and implementation plan to carry out his Build Smart NY plan to reduce energy use by state facilities by 20 percent by 2020. ■ 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 the nation's largest state public power organization, through the operation of its 16 generating facilities in various parts of New York State, participation in a unique public/private partnership to contract for power from a clean generating plant in Queens, and its operation of more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■ More than 70 percent of the electricity NYPA produces is clean renewable hydropower. Its lower-cost power production and electricity purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the state.■ For more information visit www.nypa.gov and follow us on Twitter @NYPAenergy, Facebook, Instagram, Wordpress, and LinkedIn.