NYPA Issues Call For Craft Vendors and Local
Artisans For the First North Country Crafters Extravaganza
May 22, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA Ė The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is
seeking crafters and local artisans for its new summer craft and
entertainment event scheduled for Sat., July 11, from 10 a.m. to 5
p.m., at the St. Lawrence-Franklin D. Roosevelt Power Projectís
Frank S. McCullough, Jr. Visitors Center and Boat Launch in Massena.
The North Country Crafters Extravaganza will
feature items for sale, demonstrations, food and entertainment
throughout the day. In conjunction with the Extravaganza, NYPA will
also sponsor an Energy Fair, at the visitors center, featuring
displays and information from a variety of energy-related
organizations and businesses.
Free tent-covered booths will be available on the
grounds of the visitors center. Booth space is limited, and vendors
are encouraged to reserve their space early. Space will also be
available on the visitor center grounds for vendors who would like
to set up their own tents.
To register for the event, please contact Karen
White at 315-764-0226 ext. 304, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
■ 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
nationís 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
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