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4/17/2008
 
From:              The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
                        46th Street and 12th Avenue at Hudson River Park
Manhattan
Tricia Ryan (718) 556-7370 or (917) 921-3011
                       
Contact:           Luke Sacks (212) 957-7042 / lsacks@intrepidmuseum.org
REQUEST FOR COVERAGE
 
 
COUNCILMAN MCMAHON TO JOIN I.S. 61 STUDENTS IN
 
WELCOMING THE INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE
 
MUSEUM EDUCATORS AND ANNOUNCING $100,000 GRANT


Councilman Michael McMahon will join I.S. 61 students as the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum ushers in their education program to Staten Island as part of the Cultural After School Initiative (CASA) on Thursday, April 17, 1:30 PM, I.S. 61 William A. Morris, 445 Castleton Avenue, Staten Island.
 
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is one of four participating institutions that received part of the $100,000 grant that Councilman McMahon funded on Staten Island as part of the Cultural After School Initiative. The funds provided by Councilman McMahon assists students’ interest and understanding of the Intrepid’s cultural history during WWII and her connection to the history and study of aeronautics in the United States. 
 
The program is sponsored by the Department of Youth and Community Development in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs and the New York City Council that provides a wide array of cultural experiences to youth enrolled in after school programs.
 
 

 
DATE: Thursday, April 17th
TIME: 1:30 PM
PLACE: I.S. 61 William A. Morris
445 Castleton Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301