New York Power Authority Presents
Free Movie Classics From 1950s
January 3, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—Movie classics from the 1950s will
be in the spotlight on four Sundays in January at the admission-free
visitors center at the New York Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa
Pumped Storage Power Project.
The films, all beginning at 2 p.m., are:
Sunday, Jan. 7 – “The Pajama Game,”
starring John Raitt and Janis Paige.
Sunday, Jan. 14 – “Seven
Brides for Seven Brothers,” starring Jane Powell and Edward Keel.
Sunday, Jan. 21 – “Damn
Yankees,” starring Tab Hunter and Gwen Verdon.
Sunday, Jan. 28 – “Son of
Paleface,” starring Bob Hope, Jane Russell and Roy Rogers.
Popcorn will be available for the free showings in
the visitors center’s theater.
Movie goers are also invited to enjoy the visitors
center’s attractions, which include hands-on exhibits on such
subjects as basics of electricity, uses of electricity and operation
of the Blenheim-Gilboa project.
The visitors 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 or
visit the web at
■ 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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