Camp For Grieving Children
Scheduled at NYPA Visitors Center
April 21, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
admission-free visitors center at the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA)
Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project will play host to a
camp for grieving children on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4.
The two-day “Camp
Forget-Me-Not” will be conducted by representatives from the
Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care.
The camp is open to all
children in grades Kindergarten through 12 in Otsego, Delaware and
Schoharie Counties who have suffered the loss of a loved one. For
more information, and to register, please contact Laurie Schacher or
Patricia Bachman, camp co-directors, at (518) 234-7611 by April 25.
The visitors center
will be open as usual on May 3 and 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The
center is located on Route 30, 17 miles south of Middleburgh and
five miles north of Grand Gorge.
■ 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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