NYPA Reschedules STL Holiday Pajama Party for
315-764-0226, Ext. 304
December 19, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA—The New York Power Authority has
rescheduled its holiday pajama and movie party for Monday, Dec. 22
from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The event, originally planned for Friday,
Dec. 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., was postponed due to inclement
If you registered for Friday’s event, you need to
re-register for the new Monday date. Registration for the event can
be made by calling 315-764-0226, ext. 302. All children who are
preregistered will receive a special holiday memento.
The holiday party will be held at St.
Lawrence-Franklin D. Roosevelt Power Project’s admission-free Frank
S. McCullough, Jr. Hawkins Point Visitors Center.
Children are encouraged to come in their pajamas
and snuggle down to watch short, animated holiday movies including
“How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” (1966), “Rudolph, the Red-Nosed
Reindeer” (1964), “Frosty the Snowman” (1969), “Santa Claus Is Comin’
to Town” (1970) and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (1965). Movies will
be shown in the visitors center theater. The pajama party will also
feature a visit from Santa Claus and a holiday craft project.
In addition to the movies, visitors can sample the
array of hands-on exhibits at the Hawkins Point facility, which
presents information on such themes as water power and the St.
Lawrence-FDR project, basics of electricity and uses of electricity.
Another highlight is the panoramic view of the project’s power dam
from Hawkins Point.
■ 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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