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Women’s Rights National Historical Park to Show Two Films about Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve in Winter Film Festival
Contact: John Stoudt, 315-568-2991 ext. 3004
Seneca Falls, NY - Women's Rights National Historical Park continues its second annual Winter Film Festival by showing two films about Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve on Friday, April 5, and Saturday, April 6, 2013.
Beneath the Reflections explores the underwater world of Glacier Bay's dark, swirling currents and aquatic ecosystem. The running time for Beneath the Reflections is 27 minutes.Forever Wild explores the natural and cultural history of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.The running time for Forever Wild is 18 minutes.
Women's Rights National Historical Park commemorates and preserves the sites associated with the First Women's Rights Convention, held in 1848 in Seneca Falls, New York. "We are proud to be part of the National Park system, and we invite everyone to join us in celebrating our shared history and culture through film," said Superintendent Tammy Duchesne. "The Winter Film Festival is a fun way to learn about our natural history," added Superintendent Duchesne.
All Winter Film Festival showings will occur at 12:00 Noon on Fridays and Saturdays at the Women's Rights National Historical Park Visitor Center, located at 136 Fall Street in Seneca Falls. All film showings are free of charge.The Winter Film Festival films are intended for a general audience. Visitors are encouraged to call if they are interested in a particular showing as film lengths vary.
For more information, please visit our website at www.nps.gov/wori or call (315) 568-0024.Follow the park's social media sites for Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/womensrightsnps) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/#!/WomensRightsNPS) to learn more about our upcoming programs. Learn about the park's latest activities by reading its most recent newsletter:http://www.nps.gov/wori/parknews/park-newspaper.htm.
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