New York Power Authority Presents Free Movie
December 27, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
classics 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:
Jan. 6: “Annie Get Your
Gun” (1950), starring Betty Hutton and Howard Keel.
Jan. 13: “Brigadoon”
(1954), starring Gene Kelly and Cyd Charisse.
Jan. 20: “Belle of the
Nineties” (1934), starring Mae West with music by Duke Wellington.
Jan. 27: “This Is the
Army” (1943), starring Ronald Reagan and Joan Leslie.
Popcorn will be
available for the free showings in the visitors center theater. The
center will be open as usual from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Moviegoers are also
invited to enjoy the visitors center’s attractions, which include
hands-on exhibits on subjects such 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,
call 1-800-724-0309 or visit NYPA on 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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