New York Power Authority to Host
Free Movies in November
Featuring Paul Newman
October 22, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—A series of movies starring the late
Paul Newman will be in the spotlight on consecutive Sundays in
November at the admission-free visitors center at the New York Power
Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project.
The movies, all beginning at 2 p.m., are:
Sunday, November 2: “Hud” (1963)
Sunday, November 9: “Sting” (1973)
Sunday, November 16: “Butch Cassidy & the Sundance
Popcorn will be available for the free showings in
the visitors center theater.
Moviegoers 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 power project.
The visitors 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. ■ For more
information, please go to www.nypa.gov.
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